PotatoStock 2014: A benefit concert driven by the unusually successful Kickstarter campaign for Potato Salad.
The bizarre success of Zach Brown’s Potato Salad Kickstarter had the entire Internet scratching digital heads: $55,498 to help one man make the lowly potato salad.
Foursquare unveils new logo, two separate apps. Facebook now has 1.07 billion mobile monthly active users. These stories, and more, in today’s Morning Social Media Newsfeed.
Sometimes, fully-funded Kickstarter campaigns will run into production problems. Do backers have any recourse?
If you haven’t already noticed, Kickstarter is getting old. Compared to other apps, the site is practically a dinosaur. Just watch this video! In it, you’ll see Kickstarter swimming with the internet’s giants like Myspace. Of course, now, the company has been so successful, they’ve failed to put out an Android compatible app. Users have to pay $0.99 to another company just to manage projects.
Twitter buys Android-related startup for undisclosed amount. Study finds using the social network leads to relationship turmoil, including cheating and divorce. These stories, and more, in today’s Morning Social Media Newsfeed.
Kickstarter passed $1 billion in pledges at 4:03 a.m. this morning.
Facebook’s acquisition of Little Eye Labs is official. Twitter stock continues to plunge. These stories, and more, in today’s Morning Social Media Newsfeed.
Twitter co-founder Biz Stone launches Q&A app Jelly. San Francisco Chronicle staffers to attend social media training. These stories, and more, in today’s Morning Social Media Newsfeed.
As much as web users like to pretend they the invasion of ads into their social networks, the Internet seems to actually loves ads. An argument can be made that Kickstarter is so popular because it’s one big infomercial channel.