Samsung’s Blogger Relations Disaster
This tale of blogger relations gone bad emerged two days ago on The Next Web. In short, bloggers were invited to participate in a product campaign, flown halfway around the world, and then given threats by Samsung to essentially work as a promoter or possibly be left stranded in Germany. Additional stories have emerged of corporate pressure tactics that bloggers face.
How Rural Farmers in India Use Mobile Information Services: This Week on For Immediate Release Podcast
Brilliant Example of Organizational Storytelling: Curiosity’s Seven Minutes of Terror
More Details About Singapore’s Decline in the Information Society Rankings
Since 2002, Singapore has declined comparatively in the rankings of information societies when measured according to ICT skills. This is mixed news. Foremost, the sub-index of the overall information society rankings maintained by ITU is imperfect. But before we are quick to conveniently dismiss this ranking, let’s state up-front that the ITU effort is the best available rankings and here is what the skills sub-index actually measures.
- adult literacy
- gross secondary enrollment
- gross tertiary enrollment
Requesting Your Help to Pre-register for Favortree: A Collaborative and Gamified System
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