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Hitch Theater

Do you remember being able to watch a movie on a giant screen from the inside of your vehicle, the back of your truck or just by popping a couple lawn chairs down at the drive-in?  Most of the younger generations don’t remember this and even those of use heading
HTC Nexus

When a company is able to get in bed with Google, they’ve entered a semi-exclusive club that millions would love to join. It’s a way of getting into the big leagues if you’re not already there or of reaffirming relevance if you’ve become big already. Phone-maker HTC falls into the
Social Media Bothers

As a social media manager, there are parts of my job that are a dream; like working from the comfort of my home in penguin pajama pants.  There are also parts of it that are indescribably irritating; the people that believe “Facebooking all day” is a job.  Of course, the
Diabetes

For a disease that can often be avoided through lifestyle changes, it’s a wonder that diabetes cases have quadrupled in less than four decades with numbers worldwide now reaching 400 million.
ObamaCare

Last year, Maine’s Community Health Options made a profit from their Affordable Care Act’s public insurance exchange. They were notable because they were the only profitable co-op in the country. With losses this year that exceeded their gains last year, they have decided to suspend individual enrollment for 2016.
The Death of Television

At an extracurricular bowling outing with some people at the office, an intern pointed at the television at the bar and told me that they would be going away, soon. The internet would soon eclipse it as the dominant force for delivering everything from news to entertainment to communication. Everything
Troll

Social media can be a great way to connect with lost friends from middle school, keep track of the grandchildren, and even a great way to market and humanize your business.  In the business, we emphasize building your brand, and all of the social media channels are a great way
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The Like button on Facebook has evolved to mean a number of things. Agreement, amusement, empathy, enjoyment, sympathy, and so much more can be expressed by simply hitting the Like button. It’s a way to express any kind of positive response to a post without having to take the time
US China Cyberwar

The attempts by the United States and China to forge the first ever cyberwarfare treaty is two things, neither of which are what they are telling the general public. On the surface and for the news, this is a great first step towards safety and security online and a representation
Twitter Class Action Lawsuit

Twitter has always been known for its strong privacy policies and willingness to keep things secret from everyone, even the government.  A new class action lawsuit is attacking something in the system. It’s not the people. It’s not even hackers. It’s the algorithm that changes out links.