Monthly Archives: September 2011

Social Media Matters: Social networks, blogs top destinations on the Net

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, Sept. 16, 2011 Metro section Social networks, blogs top destinations on the Net This week, Nielsen released its quarterly social media report for the third quarter of 2011. Some highlights: – Social networks and blogs remain the top destinations for those surfing the Internet,… Continue Reading

Social Media Matters: Thai man arrested for Facebook updates

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, Sept. 9, 2011 Metro section Thai man arrested for Facebook updates According to a BBC report, a Thai man has been arrested for insulting the country’s royal family on Facebook. Surapak Puchaieseng is accused of posting images and messages that are considered unacceptable under… Continue Reading

Social Media Matters: Beyonce’s baby news breaks Twitter record

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, Sept. 2, 2011 Metro section (Please note: The “Facebook releases new features” section has been revised from the version published in the newspaper since the linking bugs I described seem to have been fixed.) Beyonce’s baby news breaks Twitter record During last Sunday’s MTV… Continue Reading