Springpad gets better as a curating platform

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I’ve been playing around with the new updates and features on Springpad* and there’s no doubt they make the platform more useful and productive than ever. The onboarding process is clear and encouraging. The UX for the entire site is vastly improved – it’s easier and more intuitive to add content. And best of all […]


Are social media here to stay or is that a dumb question for the NY Times to ask?

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It’s surprising to me that the New York Times even asks the question in its Room for Debate column this morning, inviting six guest authors and the Twitter community to weigh in. Suggesting that Facebook’s “worrisome IPO” begs the question, the headline is a bit misleading as you’d be hard-pressed to find even a hint […]


Mainstream media continues to get social

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As the media landscape continues to change, one of the more interesting trends is traditional media’s use of social media.  There was a time, not that long ago, when a reader’s only option to be heard was getting a letter to the editor published.  And that was not easy. The web, of course, brought comments.  […]