Beyond Social Media Show, Episode 58
Co-hosts B.L. Ochman & David Erickson discussed the week’s worst & best digital examples during episode 58 of THE BEYOND SOCIAL MEDIA SHOW on Saturday, August 2.
We demonstrated how the just-released Showcase app (BETA) works in Google+ Hangouts. It can be used to share content, make sales and much more during a live Hangout on Air or Live-streamed YouTube event.
Worst Digital Cases
- Buzzfeed fires editor Benny Johnson over plagiarism and Twitter storm and publishes a list of more than 50 of his articles that had plagiarized content
- Turds in Prison. Tagline: only you can set them free
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles tasteless movie poster involes 9/11, sets off Twitter storm
- How to break up with your industry award (and when you should)
- OK Cupid experiments on human beings. Privacy invasion?
Best Digital Cases
- NY Times: says it’s high time to legalize pot
- Canadian TD Bank branch turns ATMs into Automatic Thank You Machines
- Woman confronts cat callers with camera and wit
- IKEA holds sleepover for 100 in UK warehouse
Shiny New Stuff
- Showcase app causing bandwidth issues in this HOA?
- Responsive design gage shows how your site looks in different platforms
- FIXED fixes incorrectly written parking tickets in San Francisco (yay!)
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