Link to Snyc your Amex card to your Twitter account for deals! (video)

I posted about Amex’s foray into the world of mobile and social back in March but just found this “how to” video. Enjoy!

I posted about the future of search being a three layer cake two years ago and in it I outlined a three tabbed SERP solution with social (filtered) results being first, business results being second and academic results on the third tab. I somehow missed this TED Talk (thanks to @jmarkow) from @elipariser on “filter bubbles”, …

A student sent me this. Not sure I agree with it completely (especially the position of Twitter) but pretty interesting.

Link to The Onion reveals the truth about Kickstarter (video)

It should come as no surprise for anyone that reads this blog that I have an opinion on what Pinterest should do from a product standpoint and even less of a surprise that it would include the concept of location. (I know. Sssshhhhhocking!) 20% of Pinterest’s traffic is currently mobile. I’m unsure what percentage is …

Link to All hail the GeekMobile

Depending on how old your car is, if you’ve lifted the hood recently, you’ll notice that the engine and the supporting parts are not at all like the ones you grew up with (or that you saw in movies for our younger audience). It’s far more electrical and computer driven than mechanical these days. And …

Link to Amazing 180 degree mobile video

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One of the things I learned at the #BigBoulder Conference from the guys from @ESRI this past week was that location is the glue between datasets. Demographic, psychographic, content, etc is all linked to location. I, of course, love this thought and the issue is that most people don’t share their location. Approximately 5% of …

This past Thursday/Friday I had the good fortune to attend #BigBoulder Conference in  . . . you guessed it; Boulder Colorado. This event was put on by @gnip and was an excellent opportunity for me to see what the current state of social data is. The event tagline was Big Data, Big Ideas, Big Opportunities and I witnessed all three. What I …

After what can only be called one of the busiest, yet least fun periods of my life, I’m back and blogging with a #MarketingGeekVengance!