Archive for January, 2012
Playground Buzz – The Most Intriguing Social Media News of the Week

Playground Buzz – The Most Intriguing Social Media News of the Week

Posted 26 January 2012 | By | Categories: Industry News, Social Media, Technology | No Comments

Happy Friday! The office has been abuzz with end of the month activities and sushi lunches. When not discussing Super Bowl pools, we’ve been following Chad Ochocinco’s live tweeting of the State of the Union Address and his concerns over Speaker John Boehner’s state of happiness, admiring Instagram tabs on Facebook, and mulling over Gizmodo’s stringent [...]

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Bring on RFID!

Posted 26 January 2012 | By | Categories: Marketing, Social Media, Technology | No Comments

Ready or not, the use of RFID (Radio-Frequency Identification) is going to rise in the not so distant future.  If you’re not familiar with RFID, it’s wireless technology that allows data to be shared between two devices within a close range. Still a little confused? That’s OK. Whether you’ve knowingly come into contact with RFID [...]

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Playground Buzz – The Most Intriguing Social Media News of the Week

Posted 19 January 2012 | By | Categories: Industry News, Social Media, Technology | 1 Comment

Happy Friday! We’ve been clutching our coffee mugs close to us for warmth and fighting off the winter blues with cute videos of baby sloths , daydreams of the other kind of sopa and lots of caffeine. When not enthralled by a rather mesmerizing zebra dance or bemoaning the fate of the future at the mass protest [...]

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Twitter Advice from Stewie Griffin

Posted 19 January 2012 | By | Categories: Social Media | No Comments

Yesterday afternoon I was graced with this tweet from Stewie Griffin that made so much sense I thought I’d write a blog post about it. As a community manager a lot of my job is writing content for Twitter. Let me tell you – for those of you who don’t also tweet obsessively throughout the [...]

Playground Buzz – The Most Intriguing Social Media News of the Week

Playground Buzz – The Most Intriguing Social Media News of the Week

Posted 13 January 2012 | By | Categories: Industry News, Social Media, Uncategorized | No Comments

Happy Friday the 13th! We’ve been doubling back, backing up everything repeatedly, and monitoring the office wireless from the corner of our eye today. When not puzzling over some truly bizarre taco-fueled crimes, refreshing the #truthvigilante hashtag, wondering at Verizon’s decision to create a gamified aspect to their brand or people who fell for the Facebook color scam, [...]

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My Favorite Kindle Fire Apps

Posted 12 January 2012 | By | Categories: Social Media, Technology | No Comments

Apparently I was a good girl this year because Santa brought me a very nice present – a Kindle Fire! The hot new e-reader from Amazon is the latest in readers that also double as tablets. While it can easily be compared to the iPad, I prefer this little gadget because of its size and [...]

Playground Buzz – The Most Intriguing Social Media News of the Week

Playground Buzz – The Most Intriguing Social Media News of the Week

Posted 06 January 2012 | By | Categories: Industry News, Marketing, Social Media | 1 Comment

We’re ushering in the new year with viral videos, tweets, and keeping an eye open for new startups, (give us a call, Kanye!) When we weren’t watching a literal interpretation of “Total Eclipse of the Heart” – this time with Doctor Who! –   or getting free Timeline inspired business cards and laughing at the hapless teenagers featured [...]