It’s Oscars weekend and we are preparing for our various watch parties on Sunday night. Who will win all the big awards? We think #ZeroDarkThirty will take home numerous awards. This week also saw the first glimpse of the Playstation 4 at the Playstation event. Microsoft will be next up with the Xbox720 in April. There were a few embarrassing Twitter hacks this week. The funniest would have to be the Burger King hack. On a serious note, make sure that all of your company social media passwords are secure and unpredictable. Chrome users, check out this ten tips that you might now have been aware of. Soccer fans will be pleased to know that in the 2014 World Cup, goal line technology will be used. There will be no excuses for the referees now. Continuing with our sports theme, have you seen the Brooklyn Nets Twitter account lately? Sports humor at it’s best. Give them a follow. Starting in the fall of 2013, Nielsen will now take into account what programs are being watched on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime and Xbox’s. Billboard music will also track what is being watched on Youtube and factor it into the weekly rankings. The revolution is official!! For our viral video of the week, check out this cheerleader who can shoot better than most professional basketball players.
Here are five other gems you may have missed from the past week in social media:
Upcoming Classes at Fifty & Five
- Fifty & Five is hosting a webinar on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 11 AM PST/2PM EST with our partners at Boutique Lifestyle & Lodging Association. The subject is Using Linkedin Effectively. Click here for registration info.
- Fifty & Five also offers In person one-on-one training and small group training. We will travel to your office or host the training online which means you can learn no matter where you are located in the world. Email us for more info.
Email Amani@fiftyandfive.com if you are interested in a class.