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Instagram is having the Best Week Ever

In the span of one week, photo sharing app Instagram finally became available to Android users- quickly amassing five million downloads in just six days– and was acquired by Facebook for $1 billion. In other words, Instagram is having its best week…ever! Not surprisingly, both the acquisition and the launch of an Android version have […]

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KONY 2012 Goes Viral in Record Time Thanks to YouTube, Twitter

In the last few days, KONY 2012, a short film and campaign whose goal is to have Uganda’s Lord’s Resistance Army head Joseph Kony captured, has gone viral. The video, a product of a non-profit called Invisible Children, was first posted on Vimeo on February 20, where it has been viewed 13.5 million times; however […]

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Pinterest gets Facebook’s Attention

It seems like new social networks are popping up on a daily basis. New sites such as Get Lunched and Social Live are looking to serve an audience that is looking for a more personal online experience that general social networks like Facebook and Twitter can’t deliver. “Social Live is guided by a philosophy of building genuine […]

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