Archive for the ‘Media’ Category

Many companies have made mistakes when stepping into social media, whether it’s from piss-poor planning or just having no clue what they are doing. But everyone is going to make mistakes in such a fast-paced, ever changing environment. No agency or company will every fully get to grips with the industry these days. That’s why […]


YouTube plans to crowdsource “Life in a Day” using footage from people all over the world. On July 24, you have 24 hours to capture a snapshot of your life on camera. You can film the ordinary — a sunrise, the commute to work, a neighborhood soccer match, or the extraordinary — a baby’s first […]


I picked up a copy of Stylist about a month ago and read about the “ultimate job”. Runaway Bride and Groom in association with The Irish Times are looking for a couple to go on a 6-moth stint travelling to popular  honeymoon destinations and writing about the experience. The main goal is to promote Ireland […]


Three months ago the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) filed a suit in San Francisco to obtain information about the government’s use of social media. They were concerned about issues of privacy. They must’ve won because I just came across this article stating information that the EFF received. It’s perfect timing as well because Maxi Sopo […]


The Oscars are grabbing onto the social media trend as they realize they can’t fight it anymore. More and more TV programs are finally grasping the fact that social media is happening with or without them. The two-screen phenomenon, or now called Social TV phenomenon, can be used to a TV program’s benefit. In April […]


I recently wrote a post on the Wolfstar Blog about lack of communication in the science world and why. It discussed how imperative it is that scientist collectively adopt a communications strategy. With imminent dangers like climate change, the public need to know the truth and need to hear it often. Instead, we hear very […]