Author Archives: Social Ham

Gnomes, Trolls, Jasons and Winers

When you hear about something called Gnomedex personally I can’t help but think about that adorable Travelocity Gnome. Turns out it’s actually a conference about trolls. Yes those endearing people like myself who stand outside the echo chamber and yell … Continue reading

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Social Booking Marking in Plain English

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Viral Videos That Work

East Coast – Tea Partay   VS West Coast – Green Tea Partay A great viral video campaign from the good folks at Smirnoff, more info available here. Over a year old but for some reason they are still making … Continue reading

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Mahalo Badge Redux

As a follow up to the original Mahalo Badge I made last month I’d like to share the new and improved version. This one pulls several sources and can be changed using the pull down menu. For a bonus I’ve … Continue reading

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Social Network Fatigue and How to Fight It

Say what you will about Jason Calacanis, love him or hate him he certainly has the ability to get people talking. The subject now? No its not Mahalo, or SEOs, or even his dog Toro. Instead it was this post … Continue reading

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The Future of Second Life

One of the biggest Second Life related stories broke this week and naturally was quickly ignored for the more favorable "SL is Dying a Horrible Virtual Death" headline . What happened is Second Life has made some of it’s first … Continue reading

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Hard Day at the Office

This isn’t really related to social media but I just had to share this image. I like to call it "Hard Day at the Office". From techsnap

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I Heart Pownce

There I said it…. after a few day usage I can now protest some love for Pownce. The application is like Twitter on steroids with options for posting messages, links and even files (hello DRM free music sharing). The web … Continue reading

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iPhone and the eBay Capitalists

Women withdraws $100,000 to purchase iPhones and sell on eBay. Pays $800 to buy the first place in line. Then finds out there is a 1 per customer rule. Guy first in line still gets his iPhone (plus some extra … Continue reading

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What will Facebook look like in 40 years?

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