Monthly Archives: October 2010

Skype Gets Friendly 14

ShareThis morning Leena Rao reported for Tech Crunch that Skype has launched Skype 5.0 with new features, most signifcantly, intergration with Facebook. While Skype has become the standard go-to for video calling, there was no social aspect to the service. Rao described the new integration: “After logging in via Facebook […]


Old McDonald’s Had A Farm 8

ShareThis week USA Today’s Bruce Horovitz reported that McDonald’s has taken their social media strategy to a new level of engagement by planting their own, branded farm via Facebook’s incredibly popular application, FarmVille. McDonald’s recently dominated headlines for their effective use of the mobile check-in application, Foursquare, which increased foot […]