Top 10 Comments on Mashable This Week

Top 10 Comments on Mashable This Week

Top Comments 9/2/12 Reconnect Project Spurs Creativity with Online Blackout Many of our readers, including Gerard Quain and Dmitri Inavnenko, had conflicting views about how taking technology out of our lives for a day would help spur creativity. Obama Tweets...
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New York City Rocks Social Media Day 2012 with GZA/The Genius

New York City Rocks Social Media Day 2012 with GZA/The Genius

New York City #SMday Social Media Day NYC Guests pose for photos at the global sponsor Motorola‘s photo booth. Social Media Day NYC Attendees enjoyed the Motorola photobooth where they posed with social-signage and took printed copies of their photos...
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Meet the Canadian ‘cheerleader’ for ISIS

Meet the Canadian ‘cheerleader’ for ISIS

http://twitter.com/#!/CAGWSkeptic/status/511860435017281536 Canada, you have a problem: This is 'Abu Turaab'—an ISIS Twitter cheerleader. We revealed his true ID today. He's Canadian http://t.co/O9MZNhwa9C pic.twitter.com/pllKXUQ57f &mdash...
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“Yeah, THAT’S gonna work”: Secret Service wants a sarcasm detector

“Yeah, THAT’S gonna work”: Secret Service wants a sarcasm detector

http://twitter.com/#!/dennisthecynic/status/473988783440793601 Finding sarcasm on social media is like finding a piece of hay in a haystack. http://twitter.com/#!/jessica_gaylord/status/474268047717695488 Maybe the Internet Explorer 8 requirement is a test to ...
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Republican Convention Sets Social Media Bar for Democrats

Republican Convention Sets Social Media Bar for Democrats

The social media numbers for the Republican National Convention are in, and they’re impressive: more than 4 million tweets with a peak of 14,743 tweets per minute, 2.5 million-plus YouTube views and 300,000 hours of streaming video viewed in a...
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He Was Just Joking Around In The Middle Of A Massive Storm…Then This Happened

He Was Just Joking Around In The Middle Of A Massive Storm…Then This Happened

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); Humans have survived as a species by following a set of general survival rules. Over thousands of years, these rules have become common sense. Let’s take, for example, h...
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Facebook Yoga Teacher Fired For Banning Phones in Class

Facebook Yoga Teacher Fired For Banning Phones in Class

A yoga instructor who was hired to teach classes at Facebook in March says she was fired last month for banning students from checking their mobile devices in class. SFGate, the website for the San Francisco Chronicle, reported on Monday...
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25 Twitter Tips To Help You Tweet Like A Pro

25 Twitter Tips To Help You Tweet Like A Pro

Almost everyone we know has a Twitter account and have a multitude of reasons for what and why they use Twitter. Some use it as a news feed while others use it as an RSS feed and some use Twitter...
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