First Dutch #Twedding… Who’s Next?

“Will you take this man to be your lawfully wedded husband till… Twitter do you part?”

Apparently, traditional wedding are going out of style and social media is becoming the way to go!

A week ago, Holland witnessed the events of the first wedding concluded via Twitter: The groom-to-be proposed via Twitter and the bride-to-be accepted in the same way. They invited people via Twitter and the actual wedding ceremony could be followed via Twitter as well.

Take a look at the video below (it’s in Dutch yet a picture says a thousand words!)

Dutch Twedding!

Really: New Windows Phone Ad [video]

It’s time for a phone to save us from our phones…

On October 11,2010 Microsoft Corp. joined its partners in revealing nine new Windows Phone 7 handsets that will be available this holiday season from leading mobile operators in Europe, North America and Asia Pacific. With more than 60 mobile operators in over 30 countries worldwide committed to bringing Windows Phones to market, the millions of people around the world looking for a phone that plays as hard as it works will have a variety of phones from leading device-makers to choose from. (Read more here)

Are you looking forward to this phone? For some reason I am!

Let us know what your expectations are…

Facebook’s New “Check-In” Service: An Illusion of Utopia?

I honestly think that we need to fully understand the repercussions of such services before engaging in using them. Remember life without social media: When the mistakes you did were merely stored in pictures on your PC? With a service such as this one, we are now entering a new level of fear, haunting and paranoia!

Vaseline “Be Prepared” Campaign for India – Social Media By Example

Vaseline “Be Prepared” Campaign for India – Social Media By Example

Vaseline takes advantage of the fact that while white people in Europe and North America are swarming to tanning salons and picking up overpriced tanning creams to gain a bronze shade, people in South East Asia have a completely contrary appreciation to skin tones; they are obsessed with lighter skin.

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Openbook is Out to Get YOU!

Openbook is Out to Get YOU!

When we sign up to a social media platform, such as Facebook, we – so naively – think that the information we will share will be with the people we choose. However, little by little, and while our addiction is growing bigger and bigger, we find out that things are not what we thought they [...]

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Introducing Google TV — Be Careful What You Wish For! [video]

Introducing Google TV — Be Careful What You Wish For! [video]

When I first heard about Google TV, my initial reaction was: "Wow! Everything I need in my living room or even bedroom... A dream that is actually materializing into something tangible!". But...

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Little Chubby Lin Yu Chun – The Newest Meme on Youtube!

Little Chubby Lin Yu Chun – The Newest Meme on Youtube!

Lin on Youtube

First, it was Justin Bieber, and now the chubby Taiwanese Lin Yu Chun: Is social media becoming the new star attraction and lift off? I am inclined to say I believe so!

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Skinput: Your Family & Friends… Just an Arm Away!

Skinput: Your Family & Friends… Just an Arm Away!

Microsoft’s Innovative Skinput Gadget

Innovation is GREAT! Creativity is even greater! However, I can't help but wonder about aspects such as health, sociability, cost and communication when it comes to Microsoft's new gadget phone!

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20 Top Social Media Jokes, Clips & Cartoons Feb2010

20 Top Social Media Jokes, Clips & Cartoons Feb2010

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The Thoughtpick team would like to invite you to enjoy our seventh fun collection of social media and networking related cartoons, jokes and clips!

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