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Mar 11, 2009

Beyond Twitter: How to use GeoBlogging to catch the next social media wave

Posted by in Articles, Featured, How To, Social Media

Micro-blogging with sites like Twitter is so 2008. The latest trend for the 2009 social media rockstar is to show the world where you are and where you’ve been. It’s now possible to capture not just the time, but your precise location from all manner of different devices, and publish any content you take on […]

Mar 4, 2009

Google CEO bashes Twitter

Posted by in Social Media

Google CEO Eric Schmidt must be getting jumpy. He’s been trash-talking Twitter, calling it a “poor man’s email system.” The King of search really couldn’t be more wrong. Follow these simple steps, Eric, to see why…

Mar 2, 2009

5 gadgets no social media celeb should be without

Posted by in Social Media
Son Cyber-Shot DSC G3 camera

So you want to be Internet famous and become the next social media Rockstar? In this next post on social media, I’ll reveal the best gadgets for the job, as well as some tips on how to choose the best equipment to beat your fellow social media hacks. You’ll be the next Robert Scoble before […]

Feb 10, 2009

Sony Ericsson AB900 perfects wireless car audio streaming

Posted by in Audio, Gadgets
Sony Ericsson AB900 wireless audio streamer

Nothing annoys me more than having my tunes in one place (my PC) and my audio equipment somewhere else entirely – like my car, for example. Sure, I can transfer my tunes onto my MP3 player or my mobile phone, but if I want to listen to them on my car stereo, which doesn’t come […]

Feb 8, 2009

Pioneer pulls out of the Plasma TV market

Posted by in News
Pioneer plasma TV

Pioneer are exiting the Plasma TV business. As reported by HDGuru, “…according to industry sources and confirmed by a Nikkei News report, Pioneer Corp. is ending production of its highly rated plasma HDTVs and will be exiting the TV business.” This is awful news. I know the world-wide recession is hitting companies hard, but for […]

Feb 5, 2009

Stephen Fry, the Oscar Wilde of Generation Twitter

Posted by in Apple, Social Media
Stephen Fry on twitter

I think I’ve experienced one of the weirdest convergences I’d never expected to see. Stephen Fry was a guest speaker at an Apple Store in London last night, and one of his friends live blogged the entire event via Twitter. Now Stephen, for those of you who don’t know, is not only deeply into Twitter: […]

Feb 3, 2009

Sony sells HDTVs with suspenders

Posted by in Manufacturer, News, Sony
Sony Bravia ZX1 HDTV

These are hard times for Sony. After projecting a loss of $1.7 billion for 2008, it’s facing 2009 with the prospect of trying to shift some seriously expensive hardware to an indebted market that’s all but dried up. That’s a tough call for Sony’s marketing department, who are tasked with the job of trying to […]

Jan 31, 2009

How to make money with online video

Posted by in Articles, Featured, How To, Social Media
how to succeed with online video

If you love making videos, want to make money from them and become the next YouTube superstar, then success and riches are just an upload away. If only it were that easy! Fortunately, I’ve created a guide on how to succeed with online video, which shows you how to use your video camera, the dozens […]

Jan 26, 2009

15 video sites better than YouTube

Posted by in Articles, Featured, Social Media
sites better than YouTube

Having the latest YouTube camcorder is one thing, but is YouTube the best place to upload your video? In this second Social Media Mentalism post, I’ve compiled a list of 15 video sites that are even better than YouTube, allowing you to capture a much a wider audience, and ultimately become Internet famous!

Jan 23, 2009

The best YouTube cameras to make you a YouTube Superstar

Posted by in Articles, Featured, How To, Social Media
How to be a YouTube superstar

In the first of our Social Media Mentalism series, I’ll show you the gadgets you need to become a YouTube superstar. Not just YouTube though – there are dozens of sites like you YouTube that let you upload your Web video and become Internet famous. In this guide, I’ll show you how to make YouTube […]