Friday, February 26, 2010
  • Social Networking In Matters Of Life And Death

    Early Friday morning, Poland-based Implix CEO and Founder Simon Grabowski signed on to the company's Facebook page to find a status update from Rachael, a client, letting the world know about her intent to commit suicide. Grabowski had noticed strange updates on Rachael's Facebook account for the past few days, but didn't think this Houston, Texas-based client would actually attempt to take her own life. ...Read the whole story

  • Google Influences Lives In Social Marketing Coupon Site

    Ex-Google and DoubleClick employees Jason Kalish and Jorge Zapata have launched a coupon aggregator that serves up daily offers and discounts from Groupon, YouSwoop and others across more than 50 cities. The local offers are combined and delivered to people either in email, RSS Feed, Twitter tweets, or Facebook Fan page. ...Read the whole story