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The Mobile Photo App Shake Up – Episode 49

Adam and Cory discuss a look back at 2012 from Twitter, Facebook, and Google, including Facebook Stories and the Google Zeitgeist, what’s happening in the mobile photo app world as Flickr updates their iPhone app, Twitter adds photo filters, and Instagram gets in trouble for trying to change their Terms of Service, Facebook’s new Nearby feature and whether it poses a serious threat to Foursquare’s Explore and Yelp, YouTube’s new Capture app and how it aims to make mobile video creation and uploading much easier, a look at Facebook Gifts and how it simplifies online gift giving, Square adding gift cards to their Wallet app and whether you should consider them over Apple’s Passbook, a look at the Socl social network from Microsoft, and more.

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Facebook Opens A Store – Episode 40

Adam and Cory discuss why 2012 is the year of the mobile election and how presidential candidates are using mobile to advertise, fund raise, and register voters, Twitter’s response to the Presidential Debate and why 2nd screen viewing may play a key role in this election, how PBS took advantage of their Big Bird moment, how Twitter is shaping ads to their platform and what smart advertisers are doing to maximize the opportunity, Twitter’s new Nielsen Brand Impact polls and what they signal about the future of the social network, an interview with Seth Grimes, Facebook adding a Want button and Collections to create a Pinterest alternative and how they could combine Collections with Gifts to create a billion dollar opportunity by opening a Facebook Store, Facebook’s first ad and why they think the world is made of chairs, WebPlatform.org and what it could mean for the future of mobile development, brands that accidentally post inappropriate Tweets, why you should develop a social media emergency plan and what that plan should contain, and more.

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App.net Updates and Replacing Feedburner – Episode 39

Adam and Cory discuss App.net updates, including a new pricing structure, developer payments, and 20,000 users, whether or not Feedburner is dead and if it’s time to replace Feedburner with FeedBlitz and MailChimp, a review of Google’s new Tag Manager, Facebook Gifts and how they might help out small businesses, Facebook deleting fake accounts and why this is good for the long term success of the network, Facebook updating their SDK for iOS 6 and why more apps should take advantage of the added social integration, a letter from Tim Cook on maps and why the data he reveals makes maps more important than ever, Google confirming hidden benefits of authorship markup and why you should take advantage of the extra integration, Moo’s new NFC business cards and what they mean for the future of NFC, Kellogg’s Tweet Shop and whether or not it devalues the Tweet, CW embedding live Tweets in a print ad and why this could represent the future of print, Lay’s Do Us A Flavor campaign as a great example of getting fans involved, and more.

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