Computerworld Blogs - Web 2.0 http://blogs.computerworld.com/taxonomy/term/151/all en Facebook's 'daily' users may not all be engaging daily http://blogs.computerworld.com/19856/facebooks_daily_users_may_not_all_be_engaging_daily <!--paging_filter--><p>Some of those users checking in each day may not even know it.</p> Data Avenger Facebook social networking Web 2.0 Internet Fri, 09 Mar 2012 13:57:09 +0000 Sharon Machlis 19856 at http://blogs.computerworld.com Facebook's problem: Market share? http://blogs.computerworld.com/18973/facebooks_problem_market_share <!--paging_filter--><p>Most pundits say that Facebook's biggest advantage -- and Google Plus' major problem -- is Facebook's enormous user base. But what if the experts have that backwards?</p> Facebook Google Google Plus social media Web 2.0 Internet Wed, 21 Sep 2011 18:10:22 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18973 at http://blogs.computerworld.com Reality check: Do posts via Facebook clients fare 70% worse? http://blogs.computerworld.com/18926/reality_check_do_posts_via_facebook_clients_fare_70_worse <!--paging_filter--><p>Facebook engagement plummets on posts made by third-party clients vs. signed into Facebook.com, study claims. Should you care?</p> data Data Avenger Facebook social media Web 2.0 Desktop Apps Internet Fri, 09 Sep 2011 18:42:20 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18926 at http://blogs.computerworld.com Can adding a Twitter share button get you 7X more mentions? Doubtful http://blogs.computerworld.com/18902/can_adding_a_twitter_share_button_get_you_7x_more_mentions_doubtful <!--paging_filter--><p>Today's questionable conclusions from a social media study's data.</p> bad stats Data Avenger social media Twitter Web 2.0 Internet Fri, 02 Sep 2011 12:11:42 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18902 at http://blogs.computerworld.com This week's useless Google+ stat: slowing time on site http://blogs.computerworld.com/18896/this_weeks_useless_google_stat_slowing_time_on_site <!--paging_filter--><p>Media reports actually claim that one week of slowing time-on-site growth indicates potential problems ahead. Really?</p> bad stats data Data Avenger Google Google Plus social networks Web 2.0 Internet Thu, 01 Sep 2011 16:32:13 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18896 at http://blogs.computerworld.com 2 sources retract '83% of Google+ users inactive' claim http://blogs.computerworld.com/18844/2_sources_retract_83_of_google_users_inactive_claim <!--paging_filter--><p>Score one for the data geeks</p> bad stats data Data Avenger Google Google Plus social media Web 2.0 Internet Tue, 23 Aug 2011 12:42:21 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18844 at http://blogs.computerworld.com Claim: '83% of Google+ users are inactive' Reality? Nope http://blogs.computerworld.com/18831/claim_83_of_google_users_are_inactive_reality_nope <!--paging_filter--><p>How bad data finds respectable outlets</p> bad stats data Data Avenger Google Google Plus media social media Web 2.0 Internet Sun, 21 Aug 2011 16:22:32 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18831 at http://blogs.computerworld.com Deutsche Bank eyes social media rollout http://blogs.computerworld.com/18477/deutsche_bank_eyes_social_media_rollout <!--paging_filter--><p>Morgan Stanley's announcement that brokers would soon be able to use Twitter to communicate with clients generated great interest among other financial services firms.</p> financial services social media Twitter Web 2.0 Financial IT Internet Thu, 16 Jun 2011 13:52:21 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18477 at http://blogs.computerworld.com Latest on where technology and journalism intersect http://blogs.computerworld.com/17874/where_technology_and_journalism_intersect <!--paging_filter--><p>Tools, tips, trends and more from the annual Computer Assisted Reporting conference.</p> journalism new media nicar11 tools Web 2.0 Applications Thu, 24 Feb 2011 17:28:20 +0000 Sharon Machlis 17874 at http://blogs.computerworld.com Greplin: One-stop search through your social network stream and cloud data http://blogs.computerworld.com/17833/greplin_one_stop_search_through_your_social_network_stream_and_cloud_data <!--paging_filter--><p>This start-up offers a sleek way to search through your data in Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn as well as Gmail, Google Docs and more. If you want to trust a startup with all that data.</p> Facebook Greplin LinkedIn Sequoia Capital Twitter venture capital Web 2.0 Emerging Technologies Internet Web Apps Wed, 16 Feb 2011 23:13:47 +0000 Sharon Machlis 17833 at http://blogs.computerworld.com Would you invest in Facebook? http://blogs.computerworld.com/17624/would_you_invest_in_facebook <!--paging_filter--><p>There's clearly a hype bubble around this social-networking leader. There's also a fair amount of revenue and growth potential. Would you bet that Facebook hasn't peaked yet?</p> Facebook social networks Web 2.0 Internet Thu, 06 Jan 2011 17:23:58 +0000 Sharon Machlis 17624 at http://blogs.computerworld.com Video: Google CEO talks Android, Gingerbread, and Chrome OS http://blogs.computerworld.com/17368/google_android_gingerbread_chrome_os <!--paging_filter--><p>Watch the unedited video of Eric Schmidt discussing Google's plans for Android, Chrome OS, and the future of mobile technology.</p> Android cell phones Chrome OS eric schmidt Google Google Android mobile phones smartphones Web 2.0 App Development Applications Emerging Technologies Hardware Internet Laptops Linux and Unix Mobile Apps Mobile/Wireless Open Source Operating Systems Smartphones Tue, 16 Nov 2010 17:12:53 +0000 JR Raphael 17368 at http://blogs.computerworld.com Google's Eric Schmidt spills clues about Android Gingerbread http://blogs.computerworld.com/17359/eric_schmidt_android_gingerbread <!--paging_filter--><p>Google's Android Gingerbread isn't ready for consumption yet, but we've just gotten a few interesting new nuggets about the upcoming release.</p> Android cell phones eric schmidt Gingerbread Google Google Android mobile phones smartphones Web 2.0 App Development Applications Emerging Technologies Mobile Apps Mobile/Wireless Open Source Smartphones Mon, 15 Nov 2010 23:32:32 +0000 JR Raphael 17359 at http://blogs.computerworld.com What annoys you about Facebook? http://blogs.computerworld.com/17212/what_annoys_you_about_facebook <!--paging_filter--><p>We're compiling your most hated and most desired Facebook features so we can find the solutions and workarounds to make your Web 2.0 experience more enjoyable.</p> Facebook social networking Web 2.0 Internet Networking Security Web Apps Fri, 22 Oct 2010 14:08:28 +0000 Guest Blogger 17212 at http://blogs.computerworld.com Top tips from Social Media Summit 2010 http://blogs.computerworld.com/16250/top_tips_from_social_media_summit_2010 <!--paging_filter--><p>Cool tools, strategies and more on how to implement social networking in the enterprise effectively -- and intelligently.</p> social media social networking Twitter Web 2.0 Internet Management Thu, 03 Jun 2010 21:27:46 +0000 Sharon Machlis 16250 at http://blogs.computerworld.com