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Daily Online Profits News – Issue #615

April 12, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Can Social Media Drive Social Responsibility?
socialmedia-canada says: Do you think that using social media to create a better real-world society is a pipe dream or is it the responsibility of all of us to insist that the businesses we work with are held to a higher level of social accountability than in the past?
Kiip Offers Real Rewards for Virtual Success
Cynthia Boris says:

According to Kiip, there are like, a bajillion people playing games on their phones right now, as you read this, a bajillion people launching bird attacks and chasing zombies and missing their bus stop and ignoring everything that’s being said on the company conference call. They’re playing because gaming is an addiction. Our brains are hardwired to get excited over the prospect of con

Google Invests $168 Million In “Solar Power Tower Plant”
Doug Caverly says:

Last week, Google announced that it wasinvesting $5 million in a German solar power plant, and many people nodded in appreciation.  Only it turns out the search giant was just warming up, as the company announced today it’s now putting almost $170 million into a solar plant much closer to home.

Rick Needham, Director of Green Business Operations at Google, wrote on theOfficial Google Blog, &


Marchex to Buy Jingle, Owner of 1-800-FREE411
Susan Kuchinskas says:

Deal creates expanded pay-per-call ad network with marquee partnerships.


Microsoft’s ERP Headed to the Cloud – Small Business Game-Changer?
Lou Dubois says: With over 9,300 attendees from 36 countries filling a room at the Georgia World Congress Center, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer outlined the news this morning that their Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) technology would be headed to the cloud (among other important news including Dynamics CRM software).
Amazon to Offer Ad-Supported Kindle at Discounted Price
Cynthia Boris says:

There are ads on my TV, my mobile phone and on the screen at the movies. Now Amazon wants to take over my e-reading experience as well. They swear the ads won’t actually butt in just as I reach a cliffhanger moment. And I do have to agree to it. Actually, I have to buy in to it, as the ad-sponsored Kindle is a product all its own.

Amazon calls it Kindle with Special Offers, a name which was o

Media Consumption Booming in America
Josh Wolford says:

Last week,we asked if you were addicted to social media.  A new report by Edison research suggests that we are all consuming social media, as well as traditional types of media at skyrocketing rates.

Obviously, the proliferation of internet access in the last 5 years has made it easier and easier to consume media.  The study, titled “The Infinite Dial: 2011,” suggests that online medi


Radio Shack Says Foursquare Users Spend 3.5X More
Christopher Heine says:

Retailer extends geo-social campaign three months while national chains up their check-ins game.

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