How Do I Turn Off The Trending Box In Facebook?

Facebook does not currently allow users to disable the trending box

Is the Facebook Trending ticker ticking you off? Here are a couple ways to disable it.

UnSocial Social Media – Surfing LinkedIn Profiles As Anonymous

Do you browse LinkedIn profiles and choose to be displayed as anonymous? Why?

Do you creep on LinkedIn profiles and only display yourself as anonymous? Is that good “social” media behavior?

Social Media Comic: The Technophobe

Do you know folks who are absolutely terrified of new technology? So much so that they just dismiss it as silly?

You know them…the people who dismiss any new technology as “new-fangled” or “silly”. They didn’t want email addresses, they were terrified to engage in e-Commerce, and now they dismiss social media as just something that kids do. Enjoy the new social media comic about technophobes.

Can Publicly-Traded Social Media Companies Survive?

Was it really a good idea to take Facebook public? Will the needs of the shareholders trump the needs of the users?

Was taking Facebook and Twitter public good ideas or is the business of monetizing social networks a bad idea? Will the needs of the shareholders outweigh the needs of the users?

[Sponsored] Buffalo Wild Wings Takes Finger Football Mobile And Social

Buffalo Wild Wings Takes Finger Flick Football Mobile With Their New App

Did you love finger-flick football as a child? If so, be sure to check out Buffalo Wild Wings’ new mobile and augmented-reality app!

Should We Expect Health Care Professionals To Post And Tweet?

Should we expect doctors and nurses to tweet and post?

Doctors aren’t necessarily embracing social media as a way to engage with their patients and share their knowledge and experience. In these busy days of health care, though…do we really want them to?

[COMIC] The Critical Element Of A Successful Big Data Strategy

In the age of social media, big data is on everyone's minds. But are we really prepared to manage all that data?

“Big Data” is a common buzzword around conference rooms and on the conference circuit. While the concept of knowing everything about your customers is definitely a sexy one, are businesses really equipped to manage all that data? Can they do anything with it?