Archives for September 2010

How Worldwide TechServices wasted my time and committed fraud

I am a patient guy, I let things go.  But one thing has really bothered me recently, and it was the process of getting my laptop repaired.   I put the original call in to my computer manufacturer on September 6th, 2010.  I was having a problem with my laptop that was not fixed when it was sent in for service, so they decided to provide me with my Next Day Business Service.  They assured me my … [Read more...]

You were, You are, UMass, George Parks.

It’s not often that one your heroes passes away.  It’s even rarer that you spent so much time over 4 years with your hero, and then all of the sudden  they are gone.  That’s exactly how I feel at this moment.  Last night my girlfriend called me from the marching band trip where they were staying in Ohio.  She was crying, and I was concerned she had a sinus infection … [Read more...]

The Hashtag is dying (Twitter)

Why do I think the hash tag is dying?  Because on any given day, Hashtags are only 40 percent (or less) of the trending topics on twitter.  Right now, there are currently 4.  Twitter is being used for news, and now textual phrases are what rules.  Through two word phrases, I am able to learn about a natural gas line that exploded (PG&E), a new MTV show called “Silent … [Read more...]

Social Media and Today

This video sums up what’s happening now with social media; it’s becoming one of the most important tools for companies to sell goods.  We use social media to sell products now, and it’s really important to understand the techniques are required to sell your products. I’ve written some manuals on the best practices of adding individuals on social media, and I’m willing to share some of these … [Read more...]