Own and Protect Your Content!

Other than the devastating news out of Oklahoma, the digital world is buzzing this week over the news that Yahoo has purchased blogging site Tumblr for $1.1 billion. Or as some are now referring to it: Yumblr.  It is too early in this process to know what plans Yahoo has for Tumblr, but one thing is for sure: Tumblr will change. Tumblr subscribers will either embrace the changes or they will leave. In droves.

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In March 2012, the headline was Twitter Buys Posterous. Many people speculated that Posterous would stay around; that Twitter only wanted the owners/management team but would leave the product alone.  Alas, that was not the case. Posterous shut down May 31, 2013.

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#MeetMaxwell

I am starting this post with a disclaimer: I am not employed by Maxwell Health in any manor; nor do I do any work for their company. I am just someone that is impressed by their approach to healthcare and to serving their customers.

Maxwell Health believes in an investment minded concept; accomplishment reaps rewards.  Isn’t that how life, business and our health should be?  We invest then we reap the rewards? I think so.

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Copy & Paste: Future of the Internet?

One of the most common crimes being committed online and in the world of social media is theft of content.  Sure, most content is provided for others to consume and in many cases, for us to use and reuse if we want.  But more times than not, proper credit is not given to the content creators. [Read more…]