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Stolen Laptop Reveals Massive LinkedIn Acquisition Plans In Progress

March 28th, 2011

The stolen laptop of a LinkedIn executive reveals a massive acquisition strategy to boost their pre-IPO stock price.

Birth Engine Optimization: Search and Social Media Drive Popular Baby Names

March 25th, 2011

The answer to Juliet’s question, “What’s in a name” has never been more important, as parents now have another consideration – searchability.

Social Media In Sports: How NFL Players Leverage Twitter Followers to Survive

March 23rd, 2011

The increasingly compressed career most NFL players (currently 3 ½ years) is prompting more to leverage social media to establish their post-football brand.

Universities Now Weigh “Social Savvy” When Considering Scholarships

March 17th, 2011

As colleges evaluate students for admissions and scholarships, schools are increasingly researching applicants’ social media footprint to understand more completely the kind of person on the other end of the application.

March Madness: How Twitter Helps Gambling Insiders Bust Brackets

March 15th, 2011

What if
there was a way to beat the bookies at their own game, by getting even
more timely intelligence predicting the outcome of a game? Well, there is – Twitter.

Cream of Tweet – Farmers and Traders Embrace Twitter

March 8th, 2011

By directly linking farmers to fund managers, Twitter is helping an entire
industry to better turn produce into profits and crops into cash
through a more insightful and granular data capture model, enabling more accurate projections of future market conditions.