Government agencies might use Twitter and Facebook

Hopefully the rainbow-colored-like  Homeland Security Advisory System might be soon changed to two level of warnings – elevated and imminent and they will have an expiration date. The new systems is expected to replace the color coded one by April 27. Surprisingly our government decides to use social media for alert broadcasting. New alerts would be published online using Facebook and …

Twitter worm fakes anti-virus

A fast-moving Twitter worm is in circulation, using Google’s goo.gl redirection service to push unsuspecting users to a notorious scareware (fake anti-virus) malware campaign. At 8:45 a.m EST today, this Twitter search shows thousands of Twitter messages continuing to spread the worm. The malicious links go through a number of redirections which. The redirection chain may …

How To Spark An Emotional Connection with 140 characters

TheNextWeb.com [2011-01-14] – Twitter has challenged brands to reach out to consumers in a completely different way than how they did in the past through both traditional media and marketing campaigns. This social media platform “forced” brands to put their megaphone down and listen to their customers, changing the dynamics of their relationship. Today Twitter is on …