Category Archives: Facebook

Social Media Matters: Fake copyright notice takes Facebook by storm

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, Nov. 30, 2012 Metro section Fake copyright notice takes Facebook by storm On Monday, a new version of an old hoax took Facebook by storm. The well-known copyright hoax lures Facebook users into a false sense of security by urging them to post it… Continue Reading

Tech Tuesday: Facebook copyright hoax runs rampant

If you were anywhere near Facebook yesterday, a newer version of a well-known Facebook copyright hoax spread like wildfire on the popular social networking website. Basically, a warning urged users to post a false copyright statement to their status updates. Users were under the impression that their private data would be “protected” if they posted… Continue Reading

Social Media Matters: Samsung pulls its controversial ad

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, Nov. 23, 2012 Metro section Samsung pulls its controversial ad Samsung’s recent very popular viral video ad made fun of seemingly delusional Apple iPhone owners. We all laughed. Even Apple owners sheepishly laughed, likely after recognizing themselves in the parodied Apple owners shown in… Continue Reading

Social Media Matters: Follow contest rules or risk losing Facebook page

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, Nov. 16, 2012 Metro section Follow rules or risk losing Facebook page My good friend Dave Gallant of BrightCube recently posted a very important warning to local companies and organizations who continue to break Facebook’s rules for running contests. It is just a matter… Continue Reading