During the holiday marketing push, we're inundated with the flashiest stuff, but Nerds are looking for more nuanced additions to their technological lineup. We asked tech editors and writers from around the Internet what they wanted, Computer-wise. Here's what they said. read more..
Russian President Answers Protesters on Facebook
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev went on Facebook today to answer the tens of thousands of demonstrators who took to the streets in cities all across the country calling for new elections and the resignation of Prime Minister Vladimir Putin. In a post on his Facebook... read more..
Companies Can't Win the Twitter Wars, Especially Against the Likes of Alec Baldwin
Almost any response a company makes to a customer on social media will either 1) lend itself to further unfavorable debate 2) be seen as bullying and ham-handed 3) fall flat and/or 4) become enshrined in Google search results for all perpetuity, or at least until another SEO event rejiggers the page. read more..
The Fab Four: Social Media on Steroids
Some of the followers of The Flack have commented on how much they've enjoyed the once-regular feature "Your Weekend Viewing," a Curated Collection of cool and useful videos posted at week's end. Unfortunately, Flatiron's client obligations have sidetracked the capture and sharing of these video views in recent weeks. This week, [...] read more..