Monthly Archives: April 2011

This week’s Social Media Matters column (originally published April 22, 2011)

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, April 22, 2011 Metro section Autocorrect can lead to disaster If you use a smartphone – especially an iPhone – the autocorrect feature tries to guess what words you’re trying to type as you write an e-mail, text message, etc. The autocorrect feature can… Continue Reading

Idol Chatter review of American Idol’s April 21, 2011, episode — Top 7 results show

Seven became six this week as American Idol voters eliminated yet another hopeful. I predicted that Stefano Langone, Jacob Lusk and Haley Reinhart would find themselves in the bottom three — and that’s exactly what happened last night! I also predicted that Stefano’s luck would finally run out after surviving being in the bottom two… Continue Reading

Idol Chatter review of American Idol’s April 20, 2011, episode — Top 7 performance show

The Top 7 performed songs from the 21st century last night on American Idol. While there were no disasters, I did notice that several contestants kept yanking out their earpieces during their performances. This has happened for the past few weeks. Jacob Lusk complained that he messed up the first part of his song because… Continue Reading

This week’s Social Media Matters column (originally published April 15, 2011)

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, April 15, 2011 Metro section Elephant hunt causes problems for Godaddy If you’ve ever purchased a domain name or hosted a website, you may very well have used Godaddy (www.godaddy.com), one of the more popular services. You may know them from the beautiful women… Continue Reading