by Pierre Zarokian
The popularity of Twitter has exploded in the past year. More people than ever are using it as a way to share information and connect with others around the world. Recent news events have highlighted just how powerful Twitter has become as a way for diverse groups of people to discuss news and events that are important to them.
The recent surge in Twitter’s popularity highlights... [Read more]
I covered a listing of twenty dofollow social bookmarking sites in another post. This time around i am listed 90+ social bookmarking sites, both dofollow and nofollow. Some of the biggest sites online are nofollow but if you do get your submission to the front page of the site, it can mean a massive amount of traffic for a short period of time. The usefulness of both depends on your overall plan for... [Read more]
Do you own a website or a blog and as a result spend a lot of time submitting your site to all the social media sites? What if you could cut down the time it takes to submit your pages to half an hour from the current two hours it takes? In this post I will be looking at two free tools which can drastically speed up the time it takes.
First up on the list is Socialmarker found over at socialmarker.com.... [Read more]
The world’s largest jet engine maker Rock Hill, South Carolina based General Electric (GE) is turning to 3D printing to make airplane parts. More specifically it is trying to build more than 85,000 fuel nozzles for its Leap engines using 3D printers. It bought 3D printing company Morris Technologies last year and spent millions of other dollars on other acquisitions and hardware. GE is not alone... [Read more]
Article submitted by My Systems Journal.
The world’s computing hardware industry is estimated at more than $100 billion a year. Major manufacturers of servers, networking gear and storage equipment includes Cisco Systems, Hewlett-Packard and Dell. More and more Asian manufacturers are entering the market place and new free technologies introduced by Facebook are threatening the existence of major... [Read more]
Do you run an ice creamer shop? If you do, then props to you! You probably bring smiles to the faces and joy to the hearts of countless kids and kids at heart! Ice cream is such a joyous treat to have especially during a warm summer day with its sweet and cold soothing effect. If you run an ice cream shop—or aspire to run one, then you should know that while the passion to create frozen confections... [Read more]
Online advertising has become one of the most popular and effective types of advertising in recent years. The reason for this is that people use the internet today more than ever before. Therefore, it is beneficial for advertisers to take advantage of this opportunity to reach potential clients through this medium.
There are various types of online advertisements that companies can utilize. One... [Read more]
I have vivid memories of my mother setting aside colorful scraps of paper and pasting them onto a printed map in the hopes of winning a trip to Brazil. She had been bitten by the sweepstakes bug. As much as I enjoyed her home cooking, as a child I nonetheless enjoyed our trips to the local fast food joint. I mean, what kid didn’t look forward to a hamburger instead of the pasta casserole that... [Read more]
Dear friends of SMI, When we launched Blogging4Business back in the spring of 2006 we had no idea how a one-off conference featuring early advocates of a movement that was being referred to as “social media” might grow. But grow it did, under the name Social Media Influence (SMI) no less, into a well-respected news site and a conference that would run for the next nine years. During that time... [Read more]
Over the past few months, various phone companies have unveiled “ultra-secure” smartphones, ostensibly in response to growing concerns about digital privacy in the wake of allegations from former NSA analyst Edward Snowden . Now, one company is making that connection plainly obvious by nicknaming its privacy device the “Snowden Phone.” FreedomPop , a company that sells free... [Read more]
Here’s what you didn’t see at the Oscars : The Academy Awards pulled a segment with 5-year-old Miles Scott, also known as Batkid , Mashable has learned Batkid’s special day lit up San Francisco (and the Internet) in October, and the Oscars was set to pay tribute to him Sunday with a special segment where Spider-Man star Andrew Garfield was to introduce Miles as “the word’s... [Read more]
UNITED NATIONS – News that United Nations envoy Robert Serry had been kidnapped or detained in Crimea spread through the UN press briefing room in New York on Wednesday morning, minutes before a previously scheduled telephone question and answer session with UN Deputy Secretary General Jan Eliasson from Kiev. When Eliasson came on the line, he said Serry had just called him from a cafe in Crimea... [Read more]
Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray are known for challenging each other to intense, marathon-length matches during the most high-stakes tournaments in the tennis world. Monday’s showdown was a little different. See also: 15 Thirst-Inducing Photos From the Sweltering Australian Open The two took part in an exhibition match at Madison Square Garden to promote World Tennis Day. Since the match had... [Read more]