It’s Google+ week.

Let the games begin! The big news this week was Google’s June 28 announcement of its new Google+ social network that include “circles” of friends and bunches of other features. My tweetdeck is getting throttled on the search term “Google”...

Time with Twitter is time well spent

Rep. Anthony Weiner’s fatally flawed Tweets to his lady friend[s] have fueled comic relief for a few weeks now while ending his career as a congressman, but how he actually sent  a message meant for private viewing over the world’s biggest instant-publishing medium...

Brand, reputation and social media

Edward L. Bernays is said to be “The Father of Spin,” the creator of modern public relations. For his contributions, Bernays is both vilified and honored. He was a masterful manipulator of  public image and wrote extensively about his ideas. During his...