This week we watched Hurricane Sandy batter (time lapse video is linked) the east coast. The Northeast region of the country is still recovering. Of course, social media allowed people to stay closer to the breaking news than any other source. Ironically, the iPad mini was launched in New York City to a packed house. Lack of power, gas or food stopped these Apple fanatics. Research is now telling us by the year 2015, Social Media will be responsible for 50% of sales on the web. Business owners, keep an eye on a small update to Facebook Business page notification. This change should make you happy. Election Day is Tuesday in the US (go vote!) and here is one baby who can’t wait for the election to be over. Finally, looking for women who are influential and taking the social media world by storm in 2012? Take a peek at this comprehensive list of 25 social media female “blue chippers”.
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Here are five other gems you may have missed from the past week in social media: