Low barriers to entry make Google+ an easy bet

If I told you that participating in Google+  meant  you could swiftly voice your  “+” opinion about ANYTHING to the whole world, would you think about signing up? I bet you sure would. And if you could add your  “+”  to Google results simply by signing up...

Four from the future of social media

The website of BabbaCo says its products are “Simple, functional and super cute.” And guess  what — they are. The judges at TechWeek in Chicago also found BabbaCo investment worthy.  They awarded founder Jessica Kim $100,000 to help grow BabbaCo through the next...

Google is crazy for web sites in Texas

Google says it is giving local businesses a leg up getting on the Web through its launch yesterday of  Texas Get Your Business Online.” But I see a deeper advance into the culture of local business so Google can better template small business needs to the Google suite...

Five for Friday on Social Media

Some tasty news tidbits from the social media front this week. Facebook, Google+ vie for news distribution Facebook is  reportedly working with a dozen news organizations to create exclusive versions of their news content to be delivered via app, reports David Cohen...