People are irritated and Edge Gel, for one, is doing something about it. Via its @EdgeShaveZone Twitter page and #soirritating hashtag, Edge is slowly developing a following of gripers in effort to “own irritation prevention” in consumers minds. According to Ad Age, Jeffrey Wolf, Edge’s senior brand manager, terms it “the anti-irritation platform.” And it’s […]
Some people are dumping on The Gap’s new logo. Someone’s out there defending it.
[via Digital Minute by WONGDOODY]
Twitter is exploding with news about the new Twitter, launching today and rolling out to all users over the next few weeks. I suppose I could list a bunch of reasons why this is an important improvement to the short messaging service, but I’d prefer to look at the near instant rise of tongue-in-cheek responses […]
Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley likes to use new technologies like Facebook and Twitter “just to keep in touch.” Which means what? That Senators are friends now? Or that these two platforms for keeping in touch with friends are forever lost to the relentless pitchman? [via Gawker]
David Armano and Ben Kunz–two dudes who care about Social Media, PR and all that good stuff–got into it today, over what started as a seemingly innocent Tweet from Armano. Note Armano’s disclosure above. Research In Motion is a client. But that doesn’t appease Kunz, it maddens him. I have a couple problems here. One […]
According to Wired, Samsung is giving iPhone users a new reason to bitch on Twitter. It appears that technology giant Samsung is handing out free Galaxy S smartphones to iPhone 4 owners frustrated by reception problems. An account on Twitter called @samsungukmobile is contacting people who’ve tweeted about their difficulties with the handset, asking them […]
Brands are advertising on Twitter. According to Jolie O’Dell of Mashable, “these promoted trends are rumored to sell for tens of thousands of dollars.”