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I'm Jake McKee

People call me The Community Guy

A story to tide you over…

Moving. A two year old. Co-owning a new business. Selling a house. Let’s say that things have been busy lately. Blogging has been slow, so as I was cleaning up my desktop tonight I found something I thought I’d share. I submitted the story below to Fray for their “Geek” theme. (It didn’t make it) […]

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Apple customer service continues to improve

After another weird iPhone sync, my rented movies disappeared (along with all my other media). Since rented iTunes movies only live in one spot, they were gone. I emailed customer service for the second time in so many weeks to ask them to allow me to re-download them. In the past, Apple iTunes customer service […]

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Friday Fun Find

The Lost Tribes of New York City from Carolyn London on Vimeo.

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The Ultimate Question: The Interview

Fred explains The Ultimate Question:

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UPDATED: SlideShare team pulls dick move

UPDATE: Turns out Slideshare was playing an April Fool’s Joke on its users. Not only did they send these notes out, they also added two extra zeros to the end of your view counts. The Slideshare team posted an blog post (failing to understand the concern), but they failed to send another email (you know, […]

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Feed Reader Highlights – April 7, 2009

Is Web 2.0 Abandoning the UGC Ship? Kindle Readers Ignite Protest Over E-Book Prices Do You Want Google To Have Access to Your Prescription Records? Nine Inch Nails iPhone App Extends Reznor’s Innovative Run Take A Peek Inside A Netflix Mailing Facility [NetFlix] The Growing Complexity Of Facebook Is Confusing Your Mom FriendFeed Is In […]

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Feed Reader Highlights – April 6, 2009

FriendFeed Is In Danger Of Becoming The Coolest App No One Uses

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4 Community Jobs for week of 04/06/09

Please feel free to post any Community based Job Openings you may have or someone you know.  http://www.communityguy.com/jobs/ Community Manager – seeking AGENCY background Watertown, MA Community Manager: Seeking Researcher Watertown, MA Community Manager for Social Networking Site El Segundo, CA Community Director Burbank, CA To see all job openings: http://www.communityguy.com/jobs/

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The Power of The One

TechCrunch covers a private viewing of the new FriendFeed. Notice anything funny in the first line of their article: On Friday the FriendFeed founders Bret Taylor and Paul Buchheit debuted a radical redesign of the product for about 15 journalists, technologists, and Robert Scoble. Whether you love him or hate him, you can’t argue that […]

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Delivering on Brand Promises

Last week I shut down my laptop at the office, drove 20 minutes to my presentation at the BMA Dallas, and turned on my laptop when I got there to prepare for my talk. Nothing. No video, minor hard drive spinning, nothing. After winging it during the talk, I headed to the Apple store. The […]

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