Every day, even the most disciplined entrepreneurs, executives and consultants are becoming addicted to the powerful endorphins associated with heightened visibility.
By Noah J. Nelson (@noahjnelson) Oh, we're in it now. The past few weeks have seen a series of moves and counter-moves in what has become the hottes...
I hypothesize that FB users have developed more natural inclinations towards sharing -- and interacting with -- content for four reasons.
What seems to have set some marketers' hair on fire is the simple assertion by Facebook that for most brands to achieve reach, even with users who have liked their fanpage, they will have to use paid media.
Facebook is a godsend for Baby Boomers out of the workforce or stay-at-home moms, particularly in small cities or towns, but it's a liability for young people.
The protest against surveillance is turning global. A list of leading authors from around the world have signed the petition "A Stand for Democracy in the Digital age." One of them: German Nobel Prize winner Günter Grass explains why.
A teenage girl is worth so much more than the amount of likes on her Instagram picture, or the amount of followers she has.
Creative Commons creates a legitimate mechanism allowing sharing for free. But what if the artist wants a choice?
For me the holidays are bittersweet. The incidence of death increases around the holiday season, and although that may seem like an anecdotal myth, statistics have shown this. It was true in my years working as a nurse, and also in my own personal experience.
The revelations that have come out about the National Security Agency's PRISM program are disturbing. The scale and scope of the collection of information about electronic communications and telephone calls that originate and pass through the United States is truly astounding.
You can't help but notice that she's dating someone new. Now that you have an open window into her life, you can't help but notice her every move. You find yourself evaluating her new boyfriend. You compare yourself to him and imagine his relationship with her.
Even I, surely in line to be honored by The Kennedy Center for wasting time, had no interest in responding to that attention-getting "short experiment...
Sometimes you come across a profile or two...or twenty...of people that just constantly lie about any and every thing to make themselves look better t...
Rather than allow myself to be further abused by what seemed like such a nice corporate entity -- it continuously spouted its "Don't Be Evil" motto repeatedly to me even as it's cheated on me again and again -- I'm breaking up with Google
What is it that "social media" actually does? Does it sell? Does it change opinion? Does it foment revolution?
Do any of us have perfect lives? Or do we carefully curate our public personas, keeping our true selves safe, hidden from view?