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See me on CNet!

My review of the Looktel Recognizer app for iPhone, which helps blind and visually impaired users identify cans, ID and other cards and even storefronts, has just been posted on the fantastic “Sreetips” blog on CNet. Ipplex, creators of the … Continue reading

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Oh, no, a LinkedIn Competitor!

A new facebook app called BranchOut is trying to steal LinkedIn’s thunder. Do you think it will succeed? The great thing about LinkedIn is that it allows us to separate our professional lives from our social ones. I was hesitant … Continue reading

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Keeping an Eye on ROI

If you’ve been delving into social media marketing recently, or even if you haven’t, you may have seen the acronym ROI thrown around with increasing frequency. What should this mean to you? If you’re implementing social media as a promotion … Continue reading

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AMBER Alerts on Facebook

Mashable.com reports that you can now receive AMBER Alert notifications for your state on facebook. Apparently, the site has already helped track down a 12-year-old and her abductor, and I don’t see why it couldn’t help solve innumerable cases. This, … Continue reading

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Building an “identity ecosystem”

Building an “identity ecosystem” The White House’s Cybersecurity Coordinator, Howard Schmidt, coined the “identity ecosystem” term in discussing the government’s intimation that they will be giving every American their very own Internet ID in the coming months. Great, you might … Continue reading

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