Monthly Archive: February, 2012

Facebook announces partnership with mobile carriers

Today at Mobile World Congress, Facebook announced what could be a potentially game-changing move: it’s created an ecosystem where people can pay for things on their mobile phone bill directly through Facebook, in… Continue reading

Chris Brown and Rihanna doing it again …

Chris Beatherdown and Rihanna Ilovemesomeblood- teamed up on 2 songs. No matter how catchy those songs are – I really disagree on them working together for various reasons! ‘Turn up the Music’ –… Continue reading

Grammys Social-Media Tactics & Numbers Revealed

Grammys efforts this year drew over 3.9 million explicit mentions  from February 12-13. That’s a remarkable 81,250-plus mentions per hour over those two days, and far past the volume of any other awards… Continue reading

Weather gets social. metwit.

You may love the weather today and hate the weather tomorrow. Either way we are always compelled to share our perception. Weather has always been one of the most social of topics. Everyone… Continue reading

Video: The magic of UK music retail

A new online video showing some of the UK’s most cherished music retailers has been released – as a taster for a movie-length documentary on the subject. You can watch the second clip… Continue reading

Facebook mobile adverts ‘expected’ from next month

Facebook users accessing the service through mobile devices could be served adverts in the near future. The Financial Times reports that the social networking giant may open up the portable version of the… Continue reading

Update: M.I.A. – Exploiting the Madonna momentum

M.I.A. – ‘Bad Girls‘ Another fabulous collaboration of M.I.A. & Romain Gavras. To see more of Gavras work click here. Hopefully the weak result of her teaming up with Madonna and Nicki Minaj… Continue reading

Why set up shop on Facebook?

We think launching products with pop-up stores on Facebook, and more generally brand-building with pop-up f-commerce is smart branding. Why? Because word of mouth is critical to branding, particularly at product launch, when… Continue reading