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New Facebook NewsFeed Settings Mean It’s Time To Use What We Learned in Grade School

Spencer Adkins, June 9, 2014 Sign and date your homework . Every teacher you and I had from elementary school through college told us that.  Now it’s time to apply that to Facebook posts.  (Probably wouldn’t hurt on some other … Continue reading

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I’m Sharing This Podcast So I’ll Look Smart…er, uh, So YOU”LL Learn More! And Thoughts On Podcasting

We’ve been told as people working in the “digital realm” that we need people to share OUR material, and then we occasionally work on getting people to share THEIR material with us.  The acronym for the material coming back at … Continue reading

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Naming winter storms – the next step

In the fall of 2012, The Weather Channel announced they would begin naming winter storms.  The move was hailed by marketing and social media experts, but it was generally panned by the rest of the weather enterprise.  For its part, … Continue reading

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A Picture Is Worth… $19B?

It appears the answer is yes.  Just not this photo: The photo above is just a silly snapshot I took, goofing around, while out doing snow coverage during a late season snow storm. It’s not even in focus and I … Continue reading

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Automation, weather warnings, and social media

As Twitter, Facebook, and other social media began to take hold in weather centers and news rooms across the country a few years ago, one of the earliest conversations was about whether and to what extent automation should play a … Continue reading

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