Author archives: cfield

  • SXSW Tips

    Mar 7, 14 • 1804 Views • SXSW, SXSW conferenceNo Comments

    Today my fellow wayvs co-founders and I—as well as some of the team—will be heading down to Austin for SXSWi. We might be staying under bridges at night or eating from the soup kitchens during the day, but we will be there to participate in the...

  • Ballin’ Brands, Part 2

    Mar 5, 14 • 2488 Views • Social MediaNo Comments

    In a recent post, we talked about some truly awesome social media maneuvers that happened between January and June of last year. Now we’re back, to look at which brands scored big in the second half of 2013! Which of your favorites have made our list?...

  • The HUVr Board has Arrived

    Mar 4, 14 • 3679 Views • Business, Front Page, TrendingNo Comments

    Within the last 24 hours, a new product has shown up on the Internet: The HUVr. Supposedly it was developed as a project from a team in the MIT Physics Graduate Program, claiming to have discovered the key to antigravity. And it looks just like Marty...

  • Ballin’ Brands

    Mar 4, 14 • 2064 Views • Social MediaNo Comments

    By now, we’re all pretty clear that social media is the way to go if you want to make a big impression. 2013 had some excellent examples of that: who can forget Oreo’s “Dunk in the Dark”? Let’s take a stroll down social media memory lane and see...

  • What is OkHello and Why Haven’t You Heard of It?

    Mar 2, 14 • 5066 Views • BusinessNo Comments

    If you haven’t heard of OkHello, you’re not alone. It’s a new product from co-founders Sean Parker and Shawn Fanning. If those names ring a bell, that’s no surprise. These two co-founded Napster.   More recently, though – in June 2012, to be...

  • Twitter Will Soon be Tweeting in Movie Theaters

    Mar 1, 14 • 2395 Views • Social Media, TwitterNo Comments

    Back in May 2013, Twitter and National CineMedia (NCM) partnered up at an Upfront presentation in New York. Their intent – the specifics of which are just now starting to emerge – is to find a brand interested in helping bring Twitter to the movies –...

  • Tunespeak Connects Artists with Their Fans

    Feb 25, 14 • 2371 Views • Social MediaNo Comments

    What’s your favorite band? Are you more Kings of Leon or Jennifer Nettles? John Mayer, or Preservation Hall Jazz Band? No matter what floats your musical boat, wouldn’t you love the opportunity to be rewarded for your loyalty?   Enter Tunespeak. A...

  • Google’s Project Tango

    Feb 23, 14 • 1557 Views • CultureNo Comments

    Google’s at it again. You know, doing stuff to change the face of technology and how we utilize it. Like Google Glass. And now there’s something new. Fresh from Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects division, I’d like to introduce you to...

  • Coca-Cola’s Social Media Guard

    Feb 22, 14 • 2357 Views • Front Page, Social MediaNo Comments

    Coca-Cola’s advertising team has released a new commercial introducing the Social Media Guard, a cone of shame that you wear around your neck, much like those seen on cats and dogs after surgery so they won’t mess with their incisions. This cone however,...

  • The 10 Stages of Losing Your Title as “Mr. Meester”

    Feb 21, 14 • 2279 Views • CultureNo Comments

    When the Gossip Girl’s Leighton Meester and O.C.’s Adam Brody announced their engagement last fall, I experienced what many guys feel when their ultimate crush is officially off the market, aka grief: I Got The News Doesn’t she know how great I am!?!...