Dennis Martin

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Why it's not the end of social media marketing

Prev.<p>[Title for Previous Page]<p>Next<p>[Title for Next Page]<p>July 03, 2014<p>Murky research collided with lazy journalism last week to create a torrent of …

Wall Street

Long Exposure Photos of Budapest Trams Lit Up with 30,000 LED Lights | Colossal

<p>Although Christmas still feels like something in the vast future (or past, depending on your point of view) it certainly doesn’t hurt to think about …

Bounce Below: A Giant Network of Trampolines Suspended in an Abandoned Welsh Slate Mine | Colossal

<p>If you’re afraid of heights, caves, the dark, suffer from claustrophobia or vertigo, this might not be for you, but if not, a small Welsh town has …

Holy Crap, These Hydropropulsion Hoverboards Fly Over Water

GIF<p>Add this to the list of things you never knew existed but now desperately need.<p>The folks at Zapata Racing have been in the business of …

Cool Stuff

Tiny Wireless Earbuds Could Be Damn Near Invisible When In Use

Two tiny, cylindrical earbuds that could be great–if you don’t lose them.<p>Earin, currently attracting tons of money on Kickstarter, is a tiny wireless earbud product that’s a bit different from anything currently on the market–and by doing things so differently, it might be the first pair of …

Consumer Tech

Driverless Cars For $10,000? This Startup Is Challenging Google With A Simple Sensor

Google’s driverless car project has been getting plenty of attention for the kinds of changes it could bring to transportation, but buying an entirely new, self-driving car is out of most people’s budgets and many years away. Cruise Automation is a San Francisco-based startup that thinks it can get …

Zipbuds

Thanks to their unique zipper design, the <i>Zipbuds</i> headphones are tangle free. The cables are made of aramid, a lightweight but very strong material …

Reclaimed Wood Used to Design Gallery Interior

Alejandro Preciado contacted Pop+Dots, an experimental design studio in Guadalajara, to design part of the interior of his new gallery in …

Furniture

NASA wants to capture an asteroid in 2019

The agency has announced a more detailed timeframe for its study of space rocks<p>NASA has been talking for some time now about its Asteroid Redirect Mission, a plan to snatch an asteroid out of space and send it into lunar orbit for study. Yesterday, the agency announced when the first phase of the …

Worms regrow their decapitated heads, along with the memories inside

Some memories just won't die — and some can even be transferred to a whole new brain. Researchers at Tufts University have determined that a small, yellow worm known as a planarian, which has long been studied for its regenerative properties, is able to grow back a lot more than just its body …

US military wants to make a portable, bullet-resistant wall that fits in a can

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, has envisioned some peculiar and diverse projects over the years, from molten metal-filled missiles, all the way to submarines that can fly. Then there's this new project that aims to create a portable cylinder that can blow up into a nearly …

We could travel to new worlds in NASA's starship Enterprise

NASA announced in 2012 that it was working to build a "warp drive" that could enable "faster-than-light" travel. Two years later and the space agency hasn't built a spaceship capable of such speeds yet — but thanks to artist Mark Rademaker, we now know what one could look like. The result is the …

Check out the best art GIFs of 2014

The winners for the Giphoscope International Art GIF Contest are in, honouring the most creative work in the art of the GIF.<p>The creators of the Giphoscope -- the hand-cranked, real-world GIF machine -- have set about making a real name for themselves in the world of art. Marco Calabrese and …

Art

Social Media Lessons From The Stanley Cup Champion Of Twitter

Ask Pat Donahue Jr., the man behind the Los Angeles Kings hockey team's famously snarky Twitter account, to pick a memorable tweet during his team's …

Mary Meeker's 2014 Internet Trends report is a must read

Companies can use this "big data" to solve big problems. Ms Meeker points to innovations in sleep patterns, fuel efficiency, speech recognition …

Samsung Galaxy S5

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The internet of things (IoT) is connecting smartphones, tablets, laptops, and home and business devices at a dizzying rate. The IoT is a network that …

Customer Service

The Next Big Thing You Missed: A Social Network That Could Truly Reform Our Schools

The federal government has spent 12 years trying to impose reform on primary and secondary schools from above, using things like financial incentives …

Growing Streaming Video Impacts TV Trends

Streaming of video content is growing -- but slowly -- when it comes to the ways that Americans most often watch TV.<p>A Harris Poll reveals that 23% …

Televisions

Those GIFs on Twitter Aren't Actually GIFs

When Twitter added support for animated GIFs earlier this week, there was no shortage of excitement and criticism from its user base.<p>Brands led the …

Social Media Campaign Takes Aim At Red Bull Following Teen's Death

The sudden death of Lanna Hamann, 16, an Arizona teen who went into cardiac arrest after reportedly drinking many energy drinks while on vacation in …

Richard Blumenthal

10-Reasons Your Business Needs Social Media Marketing To Thrive

Like it or not, Social Media has forever changed the way businesses market. Are you marketing your products and services with Social Media? If not, why not? Here are ten reasons why you need to join the social media conversation. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest, Instagram… your …

German ISIS Supporters Started a Jihadist Social Media Campaign

As ISIS brings a horrifying brand of Islamofascism to large parts of Iraq with brutal efficiency, their European supporters are cheering them on to Baghdad with social media posts featuring pictures of cupcakes and adorable cats in glasses.<p>As ISIS (the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria) brings a …

Social Media

@paulnicklen for @natgeo. Bears and wolves inhabit marine and coastal areas as they forage along the intertidal zones and in salmon bearing creeks. As the #northerngateway pipeline gets the go ahead from Canada's Federal Government, what is the future of these species if there is an oil spill on the BC coast. #standup4greatbear. #nature #wildlife #protectedareas #picoftheday #bear

Articles about minimal home narrow plot japan on Dwell.com - Dwell

A Japanese architect creates multi-use miracles with a home just wider than a big rig.<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>After a long day at the office together, this pair relaxes in upstate New York.<p>Inspired by Nordic nature, Honka …

Architecture

Aerofex hoverbike could be yours by 2017

The Aero-X hoverbike from Aerofex is slated for a commercial release in 2017 for just $85,000. Chump change, right?<p>Aerofex's hoverbike made a pretty big splash when the Californian company showed off its working prototype all the way back in 2012, but then it went eerily silent. Now, Aerofex has …

Carbon Fiber

Five social media mistakes to avoid

Last spring, at the start of baseball season, a manager friend called and asked if she should fire one of her direct reports. He had called in sick, …

InterAct