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Opportunities and ethical challenges for the practice of medicine in the digital era.

2015 Jun;8(2):113-7. doi: 10.1007/s12178-015-9264-0.<p>1Department of Family and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park …

This Doctor Is Using Telemedicine To Treat Syrian Refugees

Dr. Rogy Masri has a secret weapon: his smartphone.<p>Dr. Rogy Masri is a doctor stationed at a settlement in Northern Lebanon. His team primarily treats Syrian refugees, who have flooded into Lebanon and other neighboring countries to escape escalating violence.<p>It’s not a job for the faint of heart; …

For Marketers Every Tech Trend Hinges On Big Data And Analytics

We never seem to tire of tech talk. We love debating and discussing the cloud, the Internet of Things, wearables, mobility, and every other new technology that hits the market. And why not? These gadgets and trends are changing the way we connect, communicate, market products, and engage with our …

Flipboard swims against the tide by launching a website

If there’s one word that sums up where most media entities are focused for the future, it’s “mobile” — almost every news service and website is …

3 Myths That Kill Strategic Planning

In its simplest form, strategic thinking is about deciding on which opportunities to focus your time, people, and money, and which opportunities to starve. One of history’s greatest strategic thinkers, Napoleon Bonaparte summed it up this way: “In order to concentrate superior strength in one …

How Smartphone-Owning Millennials Expect Brands to Use Technology

Smartphone-owning Millennials (19-33) are more likely to expect brands to have a mobile-friendly website or app (55%) than they are to expect brands …

FTC: No, Agencies Can’t Ask Staffers to Casually Tweet Nice Things About Clients

As brands push their messages through social media platforms like Twitter, the Federal Trade Commission is reminding marketers they need to disclose …

27 Formulas That Can Drive Clicks and Engagement on Social Media

This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>You’ve heard it said that storytelling is an essential element to drawing the reader into your content and driving more engagement.<p><b>So how can you add this element to the blogposts you write?</b><p><b>Can you fit a captivating story into a social media update, even one</b> …

Social Media Marketing: It's Complicated

I work from home part of the week. As a part-time office jockey, when I do turn up I'm relegated to any open desk/couch space I can find, preferably …

The ROI of Social Media

We’ve been talking about the ROI of Social Media, or its return on investment, almost as long as we’ve been talking about social media itself. My …

News

Friday, 10 August 2018|<p>Veeva currently has more than 625 customers, including pharma companies active around the globe. That’s breathtaking. In fact, …

See The Most Beautiful Data Visualizations Of 2014

“Rappers, Sorted by Size of Vocabulary” by Matthew Daniels, a digital strategist at marketing firm Undercurrent, was created using language …

Data Visualization

Why Your Engagement Stinks and What You Can Do About It

Social media presents an amazing opportunity for brands to branch out from a one-sided conversation and truly engage with their customers on a …

Don’t Quit Facebook Yet

Earlier this week Forrester analyst Nate Elliott released another one of his bi-annual “Facebook is failing marketers” reports that takes aim …

How does Google judge quality content?

<b>Everybody talks about the need to provide quality content on your site if you want to rank well in searches. But how do search engines identify</b> …

5 Ways to Evaluate and Optimize Your Best Social Media Content

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>We share, share, share to social media. How can we tell what works?<p>Blockchain and cryptocurrency news minus the bullshit.Visit Hard Fork.CLICK IT<p>This is a question I ask myself each week as I review the Buffer social media stats. <b>How can I evaluate</b> …

How BuzzFeed Thinks About Data Science

Welcome to our Data Science blog!<p>Jonah Peretti hired BuzzFeed's first data scientist in 2010, to predict when and how articles would go viral on the Internet. It's a hard problem. We are still thinking about this same question today, but our canvas has changed. BuzzFeed now covers news, politics, …

Data Science

6 Top Brands That Have Used Social Media Flawlessly

As digital marketers, we all know the impact a great social media campaign can have on a business big or small. Whilst those who understand a strong …

Twitter hands MIT your public tweets, along with $10 million

Twitter has just awarded MIT's Media Lab with $10 million (to be completed over the course of five years) to pore over, analyze and scrutinize every public tweet ever made, all for the sake of science. This new MIT project called Laboratory for Social Machines (LSM) will study patterns of online …

Marketing Evolution Is Failing In The C-Suite

You can almost picture yourself in the room. It’s the time of year again where the marketing team has to put together a strategy, a plan and a budget for the next fiscal year. After carefully considering the seismic shift that is happening across the digital web, the team has come back and said it …

The Urban Legend of Free Social Marketing

When I give advice to CMOs about new social marketing strategies, I often hear the same initial response: <i>But nobody wants to come to my website</i>. …

16 analytic disciplines compared to data science

Q2 2014 Referral Traffic: Facebook Up, Pinterest/Twitter Down

Social discovery and sharing platform Shareaholic today released its quarterly report for referral traffic from the eight largest social media sites. In Q2 2014, Facebook gained share, while Pinterest, Twitter, StumbleUpon, Reddit, YouTube, Google+ and LinkedIn all fell.<p>As in the company’s previous …

10 Significant Things You Likely Didn’t Know About Social Media But Should

You probably won’t believe some of these facts about social media strategies, but the studies don’t lie (we hope). Test them yourself.<p>We love to make decisions and form strategies based on statistics. It’s why we A/B test and how we change directions on our social sharing.<p>Who doesn’t love a good …

What Makes the Best Infographics So Convincing

A great infographic is an instant revelation. It can compress time and space. (<i>Good gosh – Usain Bolt is</i> that <i>much faster than all the other 100-meter gold medalists who’ve ever competed?)</i> It can illuminate patterns in massive amounts of data. <i>(Sure, we’re spending much more on health care and</i> …

Add Wikipedia editing as a communication competency or go home

Posted on June 17, 2014 11:10 am by Shel Holtz | PR<p>Kindle<p><i>Image: Giulia Forsythe</i>It is time to add Wikipedia to your list of communication competencies.<p>…