Win $10,000 from Apple for Downloading the 10 Billionth App

Do you want a chance to win a $10,000 iTunes Gift Card from Apple? Only about 2.5 years after the launch of the Apple App Store, Apple is about to celebrate the 10 billionth app download!

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Similar to what they did when the iTunes Store reached 10 billion downloads, Apple is celebrating by giving away a $10,000 iTunes Gift Card to the lucky person who downloads the 10 billionth app.

App Store 10 Billion

App Store 10 Billion

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The Weirdest Social Networks #implants #psychics #zombies

It’s one thing to be familiar with the big players of social media, namely Twitter and Facebook, but scratching the surface reveals a variety of niche, obscure, bizarre and interesting social media networks that cater to people’s every need and fantasy. To help paint a better picture of what kind of social media networks are out there, we at the Thoughtpick blog thought to go out and pick out the weirdest social media networks that are out there.

The Latest in GDT (Gold Digging Technology)

A site to let the gold digger inside you bloom. The site aims at connecting women who are interested in getting some plastic surgery done with men who are willing to finance those procedures for them. The way the website works is by making male users spend credits to be able to talk and send messages to female users, with each message or interaction the profile of that girl is funded accordingly.

HOW TO: Use the New Facebook Groups Feature

A few months ago I heard that Facebook released their new group feature and I have to be honest that I was confused about this announcement. People have always been able to create Groups to share their interests and obsessions, so how is this a new feature? Actually for a while now it seemed that the group feature is on its deathbed being pushed out in favor of the fanpage.

5 Top Tips for Engaging Your Audience Starting Every New Year!

5 tips for engaging your audience starting every new year!

Facebook vs. Twitter [infograph]

Facebook vs. Twitter [infograph]

Facebook vs. Twitter

This infograph by The Next Web helps you get a clearer view of how you can better use Twitter and Facebook for advertising your products or services.

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Quirky News of the Web — December 2010

Quirky News of the Web — December 2010

"is it safe to have people like Superman, Iron Man, Batman, or the X-Men just jetting around willy-nilly?"

There are always smaller headlines that tend to go unnoticed. They are the headlines that let us know how individualistic and unique some of the interactions on the web can be, and how much social media is shaping our world in ways that we could not have fathomed 20 years ago. Therefore, the Quirky News of the Web section will...

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The Best of The Best Lists of Social Media 2010

The Best of The Best Lists of Social Media 2010

Jumo: The Social Network for Social Good!

2010 is just about to be over and we had a wonderful year here at the Thoughpick blog. Just reminiscing about all that has happened during the past year gives us a lot of pride in our readers and us, for not only getting through the year but doing it with style. So in honor of the year 2010, the last year of the decade, we will be...

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Amsterdam Police Using Twitter for New Year’s Celebration!

Amsterdam Police Using Twitter for New Year’s Celebration!

Police Using Twitter

The police of Amsterdam just announced that they will be using Twitter (twitter.com/politieaa) during the upcoming New Year’s celebration to update the public with round the hour security information. The police expect 40,000 people to come to the Museum Square (which is just behind the Van Gogh Museum) to celebrate New Year’s...

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10 Top Funniest Facebook Status Updates This Week [eps.6]

10 Top Funniest Facebook Status Updates This Week [eps.6]

Facebook Users Can be Funnnnnyyyy!

Every day, I come across a few hilarious status Facebook updates. Some of them are so funny, that I actually feel stupid laughing all by myself! Therefore, I invite you to invite you to enjoy our sixth list of the 10 top funniest Facebook status updates.

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Honda + Car Town Game = Awesome Social Gaming Campaign

Honda + Car Town Game = Awesome Social Gaming Campaign

We present to you a new flavor which comes in a combo form: a social media campaign which depends on a viral and spreadable application to attract its audience: Honda Takes Social Gaming for a Test Drive

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