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Inn’s Policy of Fining Guests for Bad Yelp Reviews Backfires

Inn’s Policy of Fining Guests for Bad Yelp Reviews Backfires

Union Street Guest House, an Inn in Hudson New York has suffered a backlash for threatening guests of wedding parties with a $500 fine for any negative reviews posted to Yelp by members of their party. As a result, hundreds of patrons took to Yelp to complain […]

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Facebook Will End Gifts Service To Focus On Buy Button

Facebook Will End Gifts Service To Focus On Buy Button

Facebook announced plans to close out its Gifts service that allows users to buy digital gift cards from companies like Starbucks, Gap and Best Buy on August 12, 2014. This will allow the social network to focus its energy on the new ‘Buy’ button allowing Facebook users […]

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Instagram Clones Snapchat With Bolt

Instagram Clones Snapchat With Bolt

Facebook bought Instagram for $1 billion in 2012 and subsequently attempted to buy Snapchat the photo sharing app with a feature that allows communications to self-destruct after being viewed. Snapchat declined Facebook’s $3 billion offer earlier this year and Instagram has responded with Bolt – a Snapchat […]

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Facebook Shelves Chat to Make Room For Messenger App

Facebook Shelves Chat to Make Room For Messenger App

Facebook is eliminating the functionality that allowed users to send instant messages from within the social network’s mobile app to make way or its standalone Messenger app for iOS and Android. After extensive testing in Europe over the last several months, Facebook is ready to actively promote […]

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Mobile Revenue Sends Facebook Soaring

Mobile Revenue Sends Facebook Soaring

News that mobile ads accounted for 62% of Facebook’s ad revenue in the second quarter sent the social network’s shares soaring 8% in premarket trading Thursday. Mobile ad revenue has increased the company’s shares by more than 30% this year diminishing Wall Street’s initial skepticism about Facebook’s […]

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Facebook Testing Buy Button

Facebook Testing Buy Button

Facebook announced Thursday that’s it’s testing a new Buy button as a way for businesses to drive eCommerce sales direct from their branded pages on the social network. Users will be able to purchase products from their desktop or mobile devices via posts in their news feeds […]

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Google Money Machine In Full Swing

Google Money Machine In Full Swing

Google announced a second consecutive quarter of rising sales growth on Thursday reporting a 22% increase in revenue compared to last year enhancing the company’s stock price by 1.6% in after-hours trading. As web usage shifts from desktops to smartphones Google’s challenge has been convincing marketers to […]

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The Teens Who Captured Paul McCartney and Warren Buffet On Instagram

The Teens Who Captured Paul McCartney and Warren Buffet On Instagram

Teens Tom White, Drew Tvrdy Luke Koesters and Jacbo Murray saw a picture of Paul McCartney at an ice cream shop in the Dundee district of Omaha on Instagram and jumped at the chance to meet the former Beatle whom they found lounging on a bench in […]

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Weird Al Yankovic Gets “Tacky” With Pharrell’s Hit “Happy”

Weird Al Yankovic Gets “Tacky” With Pharrell’s Hit “Happy”

“Weird Al” Yankovic’s amazingly wild and wonderful version of Pharrell’s mega-hit, “Happy” was shot on location at the historic Palace Theatre in Los Angeles (the same location used as Julianne Moore’s apartment in The Big Lebowski) and features cameos by Aisha Tyler, Eric Stonestreet, Margaret Cho, Kristen […]

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World Cup Final Breaks Super Bowl’s Record on Facebook

World Cup Final Breaks Super Bowl’s Record on Facebook

The World Cup 2014 final between Germany and Argentina broke social media records on Facebook producing the highest levels of engagement surrounding a single sporting event in the social networks’s history beating out last year’s Super Bowl. 88 million users generated more than 280 million interactions on […]

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