Your Weekend Viewing

Posted by on Aug 20, 2011 in flash mob, hoyas, Reuters, social media, tapl.io, WWF | No Comments

Tapl.io I had a chance to attend the Wok+Wine (pop-up) gathering in New York this week. It was co-sponsored by the well-nourished folks at Foodspotting. These periodic gatherings never fail to attract an eclectic and engaging mix of urbane professionals who gather around a long table to drink fine wine and rip the heads off […]

A Social Guide Post

A Social Guide Post

Alex Howard aka @digiphile tweeted to his followers today a link to Reuters’ new social media guidelines, which he called “progressive.” Here’s an excerpt: “We want to encourage you to use social media approaches in your journalism… Many of you are using social networks like Facebook or Twitter both as part of your newsgathering and […]

Echo in the New Year

Echo in the New Year

Geesh. Five days away from this blog. That’s the longest absence since first starting to post some two-and-a-half years ago. My truancy, I suppose, is less a function of vacation preoccupation — yes, I did get away with my family to ski for a week — and more tied to my reluctance to become just […]