Fake followers and real profits

Fake followers and real profits

People may "like" you on Facebook, but never send a penny your way. At the same time, if you have...

October 10th, 2012 brian bloom

French agency: No Facebook privacy breach

French agency: No Facebook privacy breach

The Facebook "bug" that supposedly exposed users' personal information was a human--not a computer failure, a French privacy group has...

October 3rd, 2012 brian bloom

IBM updates social business platform

IBM updates social business platform

IBM has released a new version of its social business platform, promising to bring big data analytics to gain insight...

September 12th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Google+ to get enterprise tweaks

Google+ to get enterprise tweaks

Google is the latest arrival to the enterprise social networking party, announcing Wednesday that it would incorporate business-oriented social media...

August 30th, 2012 brian bloom

The problem of ROI and social media

The problem of ROI and social media

The question of what social media is truly worth really came to a head with Facebook's initial public offering. It...

August 29th, 2012 brian bloom

Yes, Facebook can get you fired

Yes, Facebook can get you fired

It's one of those things that we were warned about years ago but didn't really take heed of: in today's...

August 23rd, 2012 brian bloom

Twitter favours business apps in new API

Twitter favours business apps in new API

Twitter's new API is going to appeal to a certain demographic of developers, to be sure (that is, the more...

August 17th, 2012 brian bloom

Sitemasher to play role in Salesforce Communities

Sitemasher to play role in Salesforce Communities

San Francisco-based Salesforce.com is taking its business social software Chatter and is allowing customers to create externally-focused networks in a new product...

August 15th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Twitter analytics used for U.S. presidential race

Twitter analytics used for U.S. presidential race

Twitter will gauge the popularity of both candidates based on supporting (or opposing tweets). This sort of sentiment analysis, as...

August 8th, 2012 brian bloom