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F-Commerce Has Earned Its Failing Grade

by Allen Weiner  |  August 27, 2012  |  1 Comment

Of all the pre-fixed commerce trends, none has hit the ground with a thud more than Facebook’s “F-Commerce.” Don’t take my word for it: According to the survey by youth marketing agency The Beans Group, 91 per cent of 16- to 24-year-olds say they are not interested in buying products or services directly through Facebook. [...]

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Social Media Turns A Page

by Allen Weiner  |  January 20, 2009  |  2 Comments

Online coverage of President Barack Obama’s inauguration brought new clarity to the media opportunity for social networks, proving the inherent value of varying social graphs and demonstrating what it takes to ignite powerful, meaningful conversations at a huge scale. With a dizzying array of online coverage, ranging from Hulu’s feed of Fox News to Livestation’s [...]

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Online Coverage of the Inauguration

by Allen Weiner  |  January 20, 2009  |  1 Comment

As someone who vividly recalls the day JFK was sworn in, I am trying to draw parallels between 1961 and 2009 (aside from the fact that JFK’s historic day was shown only on three TV networks). I am hoping the massive online and broadcast coverage helps provide me insight. I will be deploying multiple PCs [...]

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Other Places I Lurk

by Allen Weiner  |  September 17, 2008  |  Comments Off

Here are some other places I hang out in the Web 2.0 world: Follow me on Twitter Check out my YouTube videos (especially if you like baseball): Go here Visit my long-standing videoblog: It lives here I also am on Facebook (just search my name) A number of my videos are on Blip.TV (high res [...]

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