Even LinkedIn Has No Love For RSS

A few days before Christmas, LinkedIn decided to “retire” the Network RSS Feed.  I wrote about how important this feature was for networking here almost 5 years ago.  Simply put, you could have all of that activity (people connecting with certain people,...

RIP, Google Reader

If you have been following me since 2008, then you know how important Google Reader is to me.  Not only do I use it to follow my favorite sites, topics, and influencers, I also use it to keep up with LinkedIn activity. Last week Google announced that it will shut down...

LMK Super App

THE LMK SUPER APP: LMK is backed by Hearst Corporation – trusted name in news & journalism News, pics, stats culled from 1,500+ Sources Filtered, curated and edited by experts Updated every few minutes In a nutshell, Hearst’s LMK (short for “Let Me Know”)...

Getting To The Gist Of It

I signed up for something called Gist months ago.  You know how it is out here on these mean SM streets:  crazy apps in beta  and all of these invites coming your way.  We all sign up and forget about these things.   Then Gist hits us with the invites and codes and...

Creating A Twitter Database

Earlier in the week, Marshall Kirkpatrick of ReadWriteWeb wrote this great post on searching and backing up your friends tweets in Google Reader (if there is a great trick that makes your job easier, Marshall will find it and explain it in laymen’s terms)....