Is our love with online services tainting our social networking? Or, the evils of social automation

While Twitter is still about people, almost despite the marketeered-to company follow-zombies, more of us are (perhaps unwittingly) shooting ourselves in the foot on Twitter in much the same way. Twitter is full of company and marketeering follow-bots. You know the type – at best they look like interesting accounts and you follow them, only…
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2014-06-22 0

AdWords Policy changes – let the gaming commence

There’s a policy change on the horizon for Google AdWords. I just galanced at it, and bits of it certainly raised my eyebrows. Examples of products or services that enable dishonest behavior:¬†Hidden or “secret” surveillance devices; hacking software or instructions; services designed to artificially inflate ad or website traffic; fake documents; academic cheating services I…
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2014-06-17 0