Fun with the new Facebook Profile layout

Everybody’s been talking about this. http://eu.techcrunch.com/2010/12/12/now-that-is-a-nice-profile-picture-like/ And now you can create your own with this webapp. http://74.52.142.77/~piccut/ But we’ve been creating alphabet photo galleries, so you can tag your friends and do this. Childish but BLOODY funny. EDIT This is smart too.

Facebook Places. What are the benefits for brands?

Facebook Places just became the No.1 in location based services. End of. For brands the opportunities are massive. You get all the nice bits of Foursquare (check-in, location data, feedback, competitions, redemption, vouchers, loyalty schemes, social gaming, etc) but with the 500 million people on Facebook. There’ll be loads of smart activity based around peopleContinue reading “Facebook Places. What are the benefits for brands?”

Google. The Beast

It’s so easy to forget about how much personal information we hand over to Google, Facebook, Twitter, etc. My mind was sharply focused again today when I read today that MySpace has taken a bold step and allowed a large quantity of bulk user data to be put up for sale. The truth is thatContinue reading “Google. The Beast”