Mary Meeker’s 2015 Internet Trends

Mary Meeker Internet Trends 2015

Each year Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield, and Byers partner Mary Meeker releases an information packed slide deck unveiling internet trends for the current year. Her 2015 report is nearly 200 slides deep but we’ve selected the 8 that most grabbed our attention and broken them down for you. x 2015 Internet Trends Report from Kleiner […]

Search. Select. Show. Tagboard. NabShow.


x Tagboard uses hashtags to search for and collect public social media within seconds of being posted to networks like Twitter and Facebook. Robust tools offer the power to select specific posts to feature on websites, in broadcast TV, and on large displays. Catch all our coverage from #NABShow 2015 at See more […]

Measuring Social Media Share with Share Rocket

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x Share Rocket is a social media ratings and audience solution providing media companies an easy way to quantify their social media equity, benchmark against peers and turn social market intelligence into insights that drive social success. Catch all our coverage from #NABShow 2015 at Connect with Geek Beat: Web: http://www.GeekBeat.TV Google+: […]

John P’s Last Episode

John P on GeekBeat Episode 1028

x Facebook to Support 360-Degree Video While speaking to developers at Facebook’s annual F8 conference in San Francisco, Mark Z revealed news that Facebook is soon to support 360 video. So that means you’ll finally be able to purchase cameras like the V.360, Ricoh’s Theta M15 or the Kodak SP360 and have widespread support […]

How to Get Celebrities to Follow You On #Twitter

One Question Interviews

x I remember 2008 as the year celebrities discovered Twitter. Suddenly the game changed — suddenly there was a game — get famous people to follow you. But how? There are blog posts, YouTube videos and ebooks promising to give you the secrets. But since I get to talk to celebrities every week on […]

How to Get #Facebook Notifications You Want to See

How to Get Facebook Notifications

x Are you tired of not getting Facebook notifications from pages you actually want to follow? There are a couple ways to make sure you find out when a favorite page gets an update, and we’ll take you through the steps. Never again miss cool stuff because Facebook’s algorithms guessed wrong about what you […]

Facebook to Feature Missing Children Alerts

Facebook Amber Alerts

Facebook announced a new safety initiative today. The social network is partnering with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children to send AMBER Alerts for missing children to its community of users. The alerts, which will be sent to both the mobile and web versions of Facebook, will include a photograph and description of […]

Parllay Launches Parllay Studio and Parllay Channels for SMB Social Marketing


Parllay has launched Parllay Studio and Parllay Channels, a series of cloud-based tools for marketing using semantic intelligence. These products combine a bunch of individual tools needed for a social marketing campaign into a cohesive unit from a single vendor. Parllay is lead by Tarek Najm, a Microsoft alum who created Microsoft Ad Center and […]