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The Burger King and McDonald's Twitter Hack

The Burger King and McDonald's Twitter Hack

Burger King's Twitter account was hacked as if it was taken over McDonalds. That's not the story.

The story is how a brand as big as Burger King would use a password that was hackable.

I use 1Password, which auto-generates complex passwords for all my email accounts, websites and social networking profiles. Not one password is the same as the other and that's the point. 

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The White House and Social Media

The White House and Social Media

President Obama has been dubbed as one of the most "social" President's in history. By social, I mean social media. 

The President is always using Google+ hangouts, Twitter chats and other ways to connect with his constituents. It's a great way to connect with voters, drive influence and rally support for his political agenda.

In a Q&A on The Next Web, Kori Schulman describes what it's like to be at the hub of this effort (though I'm disappointed that some questions weren't asked).

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#SABlizzard -- The Blizzard of 2013 from the Schneider Associates Perspective

#SABlizzard -- The Blizzard of 2013 from the Schneider Associates Perspective

Before the Blizzard of 2013 started, I asked the folks at the office to share their experience through social networks; using photos, videos, Tweets, etc. to show everyone how they are faring with this crazy storm. 

Well, being the social media geek that I am, I threw together this Storify as a way to bring our stories together.

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Graph Search and the Future of Customized Content

Graph Search and the Future of Customized Content

We are in living in a social-network-minded world. People you know, don't know, think you know and want to know, are creating content on a frantic pace. It's hard to keep up with it all. 

As a result, Facebook, the largest network, is trying to simplify how we get our content -- or at least search for relevancy in content. Question is, how will other networks react, specifically the likes of Twitter, Pinterest and Linkedin?

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