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Rubik’s Cube extraordinaire, Anthony Brooks, shows off his puzzle-solving skills at the Liberty Science Center in New Jersey. SEE ALSO: It Took 85,000 Rubik’s Cubes to Make This Mural Image courtesy of NowThis News Read more… More about Viral Video, Rubiks Cube, Puzzles, Watercooler, and Videos

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For all the amazing ways social media has changed our lives, it’s come with some downsides, as well. Chief among those is FOMO — that is, of course, Fear of Missing Out, a documented disease among social media addicts Surely you’re familiar with the feeling. A simple night relaxing at home is no longer good enoughTwitter brings fun updates from friends on vacationInstagram is full of photos from a party [...]

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It’s been a while since Will Smith bust out his rapping chops, but he proved on Monday that he’s still as skilled as he was in his Fresh Prince days When Smith appeared on the Late Show with David Lettermanstage for his interview, the band responded with his 1992 hit “Summertime.” Smith didn’t hesitate to join in, launching into the full rap and eventually making his way to the mic [...]

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Summary – Facebook marketing is the best way to survive in this volatile business environment. It helps in gaining an exclusive competitive edge and achieves business objectives in a measurable manner. Today’s volatile business arena and the increasing complexity of web marketing have posed a serious threat to the worldwide entrepreneurs. Now, entrepreneurs are looking for more aggressive and stylized approaches to challenge the big giants and escalating competitive threat. [...]

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LinkedIn Adds Rich Media Capability to Profiles LinkedIn users can now add rich media content objects to their profiles, allowing designers, analysts, authors and others to share their best works in a visually interesting format. Users can now use videos, images and presentations to demonstrate their experience. Danielle Restivo, Head of Global Programs, Corporate Communications at LinkedIn, reminds us that brands have had rich media access on their pages for [...]

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Posted by @petebray You read that right. Social Authority now has an API. And it’s free. And you can grab a ton of data (i.e. you can query for data on up to 500,000 Twitter users per day). That’s a whole lot to be excited about! What is Social Authority? Social Authority is our transparent, business-focused metric that measures influential activity on Twitter. We introduced it a few weeks ago, [...]

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We’ve all seen news organizations and social media users relay inaccurate information in order to be first, especially after recent events In this comic, we see the truth about these broadcasters’ goalsEarly Bird News is in dire need of a revamped mission statement. SEE ALSO: More Sunday Comics Comic written by Larry Lambert; illustrated by Jerry King. Read more… More about Comic, Comics, Humor, Watercooler, and Sunday Comics

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Social Media Day is a day to celebrate the ways in which social media has changed our lives for the better. It’s also a celebration of people — you, the people who make social media so fun, useful, informative, and enlightening We are thrilled to share that this year’s Social Media Day will be held Sunday, June 30, 2013! Last year, hundreds of meetups involving thousands of people took place [...]

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Twitter has launched what it described as a 21st Century version of the mixtape. Available as an app for iPhone and iPod touch and on the web, #music allows Twitter users to discover and listen to music. In order to listen to full songs, rather than just snippets, however, you’ll need either a Spotify premium or Rdio account. The app has a number of different tools for helping you discover [...]

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YouTube has just released version 1.3 of their iOS app, and it finally brings live streaming to the mix. Along with live streaming users can now enjoy their “My Subscriptions” feed on the Guide, which gives them access to the latest videos from all of the channels they follow. Back in February, YouTube updated its iOS app, adding the “Send to TV” feature which lets users seamlessly connect their app [...]

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