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Apple should reset all App Store reviews

For anyone who buys iPhone applications, you’ve likely noticed the incredible amount of junk in the iTunes store app reviews. Only recently did Apple require that you actually purchase and download the app before being able to post a review. MacWorld pointed this issue out: With its decision to change the commenting system at the […]

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FFF: Conversation in the clouds

(Sorry the Friday Flickr Finds have been so delayed!) Photo by swamibu

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Blogger Pitches – Some Thanksgiving Fun

In the last two weeks, I’ve gotten blogger pitched by a number of interesting new (and somewhat new) services. Since it’s Thanksgiving day, you’re likely reading this blog post as a way to get away from the family fun. Therefore, it’s a good day to check out some of these new services. Strands The folks […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving, Community Guy readers! This holiday is a fun day in the annals of celebratory fun. You stuff yourself on great food, hang out with your family, and make a point to talk about the things you’re thankful for in your life. How cool is that? 2008 has been an incredible year for The […]

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Ford Focus is the Windows Vista of the car world

Ford Focus is the Windows Vista of the car world Originally uploaded by communityguy I recently rented a Ford Focus on a business trip and was struck by two things: 1. The level a “starter” car brings these days. I remember fondly my days of driving my first car, a 1976 Dodge Dart. The only […]

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Google adds an amazingly cool feature

ReadWriteWeb points out a cool new Google feature: Google Search Wiki. The feature will allow logged-in users to change the order of search results and mark up search results pages with notes. Only their own results will be changed – unless they click a link to view all Search Wiki notes on a search’s page. […]

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Job Board Updates: 3 New Candidates & 4 New Job Opportunities

I’m ramping back up the Job Board updates. Sorry for the delay in getting these updates flowing… things have been crazy! Community Job Openings: Community Engagement Manager (Annapolis, MD) Social Media Specialist (Chicago, IL) Community Evangelist (East Greenbush, NY) Virtual Assistant with MySpace Experience (Miami, FL) To see all job openings: http://www.communityguy.com/jobboard/ Community Job Seekers Community manager/ social media professional […]

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BarCamp Non-Profit tomorrow

If you’re part of a non-profit in Dallas, be sure to swing by the BarCampNPdallas tomorrow! Here’s the skinny: BarCampNPdallas is a gathering of folks in the non-profit (NP) world who are interested in learning and sharing, particularly on topics like using technology, social media, fundraising, public relations and building communities. This BarCamp is focused […]

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[UPDATED] Dr Pepper scores thanks to Axl Rose

UPDATE: Apparently Guns N’ Roses is pissed. Their lawyer has sent a three page letter to Dr Pepper to voice more than a little concern about the handling of the promotion. According to Billboard.biz, Beverly Hills-based Alan Gutman has written to Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. president and CEO Larry Young, accusing the company of […]

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Rapid Fire – Sunday, November 23

Code: Flickr Developer Blog » Lessons Learned while Building an iPhone Site Good overview for coders. Tags: iphone, dailylinks Flickr: The Stick Figures in Peril Pool Great collection of odd stick figure signs! Tags: signs, design, dailylinks So You’ve Put Up a Facebook Page, Now What? 10 Tips for Business Community Building on Facebook A […]

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