The Facebook Breakups Chart! [video + infograph]

TED talk is here once again, and it leads to new realizations of relationships… worldwide!

McCandless whipped out the chart during a TED talk this past summer. Apparently, he and his team scraped 10,000 status updates for the phrases “break up” and “broken up,” and made the following discoveries: 1). A ton of people break up before social occasions like Spring Break and the summer, 2). Mondays aren’t just the start of the work week — they are the end of many a relationship, 3). People have the decency not to dump their significant others on Christmas Day.” ~ Mashable

Facebook Breakups Chart

The Zimmer Twins: Taking Story Telling to A Whole New Level!

Have you ever watched Dexter’s Laboratories on Cartoon Network? Did you ever wish that the ending of an episode was different? Or maybe that the characters could do more?

Well, wishing time is over, at least when it comes to Jason Krogh’s and Aaron Leighton’s Zimmer Twins!

The Zimmer Twins

The Zimmer Twins is a site devoted to kids and creative storytelling. It invites children to create and share their own animated stories.

“I wanted the characters to have a balance, being completely normal kid in one sense but at the same time, having an air of mystery about them on account of the psychic element.”– Aaron Leighton, Creative Director

Social Media Trends for Businesses [video]

Social media = More power to the people With the strong presence of social media, every social media user can have a voice and share his/her opinions with the world. Advertisers now are targeting social media more and more since they understand the major role it plays in attracting customers, building brand loyalty and boosting […]

Skittles’ Dazzle the Rainbow Campaign — Learn Social Media By Example

Embracing alternative product uses and taking in to the next level, Skittles rolls out its latest social media marketing campaign: “Dazzle the Rainbow” which is simply a challenge in which Skittles fans are asked to bury a man named David Phoenix in a vat of the sugary candy.

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The Hidden Influence of Social Networks [TED Talk]

There seems to be word about a hidden influence of social networks which many of us are unaware of. Personally, I haven’t figured it out yet, however, Nicholas Christakis did! Christakis is an American physician and sociologist, known for his work on social networks and other factors that affect health, health care, and longevity....

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“Twitter: The Movie”… Are You Kidding Me?

Once you think: “This can’t get any weirder!“, you find out that you were totally wrong! With Facebook’s “The Social Network” trailer becoming a hugely viral hit, it seems to make sense that real social networks would become breeding grounds for trailer spoofs. The latest: “Twitter: The Movie.”...

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HEARTSTOPPER: The Last Exorcism — Learn SM By Example

HEARTSTOPPER: The Last Exorcism — Learn SM By Example

Lionsgate decided to use the infamous Chatroulette to promote this upcoming movie taking the power of social media into account. Although it seems that they are just having a bit of fun with this, they were able to scare many people with this hilarious prank.

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15 Top Social Media Jokes, Clips & Cartoons July 2010

15 Top Social Media Jokes, Clips & Cartoons July 2010

We are back with more hilarious jokes, clips and cartoons to bring a smile to your face and brighten up your day! Therefore, we would like to invite you to enjoy our tenth fun collection of social media and networking related cartoons, jokes and clips!

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“Twisit Jordan” Courtesy of Queen Rania — Learn Social Media By Example

“Twisit Jordan” Courtesy of Queen Rania — Learn Social Media By Example

"Twisit Jordan" is two fold: Her Majesty has called out for people around the world to submit videos stating what they would like to experience in Jordan, while on the other end she called on Jordanians to submit videos that show how special Jordan is.

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Everyone’s Doing it! [video]

Creativity is hard to find these days; hundreds of lame and generic advertisements can be a proof of that! Advertising and PR agencies are constantly looking for the “right” ad concept to present their clients with. They jump up and down, roll over, turn upside down and sometimes even climb on trees in order to […]

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