Author Archives: Nick Smith

Screw Computers

If you don’t have a mobile platform, you aren’t going to reach me very easily. It appears as though I am not alone in my discontent with actually booting up a computer just to access a social network. Facebook’s mobile app sucks, but I still use it every day.

Check out this article for an interesting read

For the record, I am aware of the irony evidenced by my using a laptop to create this post…

What are your thoughts on using actual PCs (or Macs, Scott) to access the myriad of social platforms?

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The Aspirational Self – Playing the Social Media “Game”

Interesting article about how we choose to portray ourselves on social networks. You’ll notice that I don’t post much stuff on Facebook, Twitter, etc.

http://techcrunch.com/2012/04/14/we-are-our-scores-the-aspirational-self/

Am I winning or losing? According to his article, I’m losing the quantification game. Better step it up if I want to hang out with the cool kids…

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