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Make Your Own Ads With Film This

FilmThis

“There is a move to the collaborative economy across various industries, and we see [it] in the creative spaces demonstrated by establishments like 99 Designs and Swiftly,” explains Ryan Budke, CEO of Film This. “When it comes to the video space, that collaborative economy tends to focus too much on professionals and not enough on… Read more »



A Unique Social Media Aggregator: Organize Your Digital Information with Scruddle

Scruddle

Due to the sheer volume of information available on the Web, our social media streams can easily get muddled. Simply, your stream turns into the only reality where Britney Spears brushes shoulders with Syria and BuzzFeed’s “21 Cats More Constipated Than You” (not an actual BuzzFeed list, but you’re welcome for the idea). Scruddle will help you… Read more »



Jabid.com, Online Streaming, and the Changing Landscape of Cable

Jabid

In February of this year, Nielsen – the company that measures consumer TV viewership (among other things) – announced that it would begin initiating new plans to measure consumers who watch online television, by 2014. It made several major headlines – and rightly so. As more people move away from costly cable packages and toward online… Read more »


Look Out LinkedIn! Who@ Has a Better Idea

Whoa

The reason I love LinkedIn is my ability to reach out to just about anyone. It is digital networking at its best. In theory, if I can get in front of someone that needs my product or service, hopefully I can sell them a little easier if they have a chance to check my profile… Read more »


Lean In Circles Debut on Mightybell

Mightybell

Lean In, the movement spearheaded by Sheryl Sandberg to help women pursue their ambitions, has found a home on Mightybell. Over 7,000 circles have been created on the community platform, where Lean In supporters can share and discuss content, organize meetups, and send private messages. Members form their own groups, so you can find circles… Read more »



Get Your Online House in Order With MyWebRoom

MyWebRoom

Your room is a private place of sanctuary: a secure environment where you can store your personal belongings, or an artistic explosion meant to be seen by the world. A bedroom serves many functions for us on a day-to-day basis, but the one thread of commonality between it all is that everybody keep things in… Read more »


Jeff O’Hara and Edmodo: Build Tools That Support the Needs of Your Users

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By the end of the following school year, all students in the United States must meet the “proficient” level or above on state standardized tests per the requirements under No Child Left Behind. You read that correctly: ALL students. One hundred percent of American students must pass their state standardized tests regardless of socioeconomic background, learning disability,… Read more »


1Mind Launches Today with the Support of MC Hammer

1mind

Derek and Darren Dodge, cofounders of About Last Night and sons of Google’s Don Dodge, today launched social discovery app 1Mind with the endorsement of MC Hammer. 1Mind helps you make new friends by matching you up based on interests and personality. “Now more than ever we need to come together and focus on what… Read more »


Social2Step and The Importance of Rewarding Employees

Social2Step

The success or failure of a company can sometimes come down to the culture of the company itself. Oftentimes, this culture is molded largely by how a company recognizes and rewards its employees. I once worked for a company that rewarded us with a day when we made ice cream in these soccer ball-like contraptions (that… Read more »



Pledge to Get Offline with At the Pool

AtThePool

Technology makes our lives easier, no doubt about it, but the argument could be made that being digitally connected at all times affects our health in negative ways. Back problems, headaches, blurred vision, you name it. The bottom line is it never hurts to take a quick break and go see the sunshine every now… Read more »