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Mary Meeker’s Ugly State Of The Internet Presentation [VIDEO]

June 1, 2014
Mary Meeker's Ugly State Of The Internet Presentation [VIDEO]

During episode 50 of the Beyond Social Media Show, David Erickson & B.L. Ochman discuss the wonderful yet atrociously-designed State of the Internet presentation Mary Meeker gives each year.

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Heartbleed Security Bug [VIDEO]

April 12, 2014
Heartbleed Security Bug [VIDEO]

David Erickson discusses the Heartbleed bug and some steps you can take to protect yourself.

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Mall Of America’s Groundbreaking Visual For Expansion Event [VIDEO]

March 25, 2014
Mall Of America's Groundbreaking Visual For Expansion Event [VIDEO]

During episode 40 of the Beyond Social Media Show, David Erickson discusses the Mall of America’s expansion and the unique twist the retail destination put on the old cliche of a groundbreaking media event.

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Crowdsourcing The Search For The Missing Malaysian Flight 370 [VIDEO]

March 24, 2014
Crowdsourcing The Search For The Missing Malaysian Flight 370 [VIDEO]

David Erickson discusses DigitalGlobe’s use of it’s satellite imagery to offer crowdsourcing opportunities for the search for Malaysian Airlines flight 370.

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Facebook To Dramatically Slash Brands’ Page Reach [VIDEO]

March 23, 2014
Facebook To Dramatically Slash Brands' Page Reach [VIDEO]

David Erickson discusses a report by Valleywag that Facebook will slash the reach of Facebook brand pages down to one to two percent.

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Television Multitasking [VIDEO]

February 8, 2014

David Erickson discusses the results of a Tivo study that provides insight into how television viewers use their mobile devices while watching TV.

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Katie Couric Bolts To Yahoo! [VIDEO]

November 27, 2013
Katie Couric Bolts To Yahoo! [VIDEO]

David Erickson and B.L. Ochman discuss Katie Couric’s move to Yahoo! and what it might mean for the Internet portal’s content development efforts.

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STUDY: Video Games Do Not Affect Behavior [VIDEO]

November 23, 2013
STUDY: Video Games Do Not Affect Behavior [VIDEO]

B.L. Ochman & David Erickson discuss the University of Glasgow study of 11,000 British children that found that playing video games, even as early as five years old, does not lead to later behavior problems.

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Drug Warnings In Commercials Increase Sales [VIDEO]

November 5, 2013
Drug Warnings In Commercials Increase Sales [VIDEO]

David Erickson discusses a recent study published in the journal Psychological Science, that indicates that the side effect warnings that are required to be included in drug commercials actually increase sales of the pharmaceutical in question.

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Reddit Shuts Down Subreddit For Finding Navy Yard Shooter [VIDEO]

September 18, 2013
Reddit Shuts Down Subreddit For Finding Navy Yard Shooter [VIDEO]

David Erickson discusses how Reddit shut down a subreddit devoted to finding the Navy Yard shooter based on the experience of the Boston Marathon virtual manhunt during which innocent people were implicated.

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