Top 5 Coolest “Sharing Economy” Services You Need in Your Life

Posted: April 10th, 2014

All we really need to know in life, we learned in kindergarten: share everything. Companies and services are quickly popping up to harness the world’s internet users, recognizing the potential of people’s untapped resources. Need a car, parking spot, a dinner companion or couch to sleep on? The sharing economy most likely has exactly what […]

Read More
scoot

Pew Research Center: Six Types of Twitter Conversations

Posted: April 3rd, 2014

Yesterday, we were excited to pack a full house at our lunch and learn with Lee Rainie, Director of the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project, and Marc Smith, Director of the Social Media Research Foundation. Marc, the lead on a new report published by the Pew Research Center on the the six […]

Read More
pew research

Top 5 Companies Creating the Best Vines

Posted: March 27th, 2014

Last August, the six second sensation Vine, owned by Twitter, announced they reached 40 million users. The platform sounds simple but Vine has spawned a wide range of creative, entertaining and hilarious content since its launch a year ago. Many companies have slowly been trickling in and experimenting with the cost-free medium which has been […]

Read More
oreo

How the Best Brands Rule Twitter

Posted: March 20th, 2014

SimplyMeasured revealed in a recent survey that 99% of brands are on Twitter. While Twitter creates an opportunity to grab your audience’s attention, with the majority of brands trying their hand at tweeting, it can get crowded quickly. With so many brands blasting their messages, it’s easy to forget that Twitter is meant to encourage […]

Read More
rule twitter

5 Ways the Future Will Be Seen Through Google Glass

Posted: March 13th, 2014

Last week, I hosted an exploration of Google’s new Glass technology for colleagues, industry experts and the media. For those unfamiliar with Glass, it’s is a wearable computer with an optical head-mounted display, developed by the Google X team. The technology is groundbreaking because it allows people to seamlessly send and receive photos, videos, maps […]

Read More
google glass blog

65 Best Responsive Website Design Examples of 2014

Posted: March 5th, 2014

For the third straight year, Social Driver has returned with our list of favorite responsively designed websites. We’ve grown the list from 20 companies in 2012 to 50 in 2013 and finally gathering 65 companies this year, exemplifying the increasing popularity of this design trend. We’ve researched hundreds of companies from a variety of business […]

Read More
salt surf

Top 5 Thought Leaders Who Joined Twitter

Posted: February 20th, 2014

From the birth of the Royal Baby to the search for the Boston Marathon bomber, Twitter continued to make it’s impact in our everyday lives in 2013. Although these influential people may be considered ‘late’ to the party, we’ve compiled a list of our favorite thought leaders who joined Twitter last year. Tweeting everything from […]

Read More
hillary blog pic

6 Innovative Technology Trends at the 2014 Winter Olympics

Posted: February 13th, 2014

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia are shaping up to be the most technologically advanced Olympics in the history of the games. Despite the early snowflake malfunction, we loved the technology at the Opening Ceremonies, especially the Russian flag created by LED-enhanced costumes. However, the Opening Ceremony isn’t the only place you’ll find technology […]

Read More
olympics blog

10 Best College Planning Websites and Apps

Posted: February 5th, 2014

President Obama opened last week’s State of the Union with this simple fact: America’s graduation rate rose to its highest level in more than three decades. As the number of students entering college grows as well, we recognize students need the proper tools in order to succeed. That’s why we’ve pulled together a list of […]

Read More
education tech blog pic

Top 5 Automotive Tech from the DC Auto Show

Posted: January 30th, 2014

Last week, a few of our team members attended the Washington, DC Auto Show. We’re always on the look out for the latest tech trends and the auto industry constantly surprises us with its social innovations. Among the futuristic concept cars and exhilarating driving simulators, we found a notable rising theme: smartphone connectivity. While carmakers […]

Read More
car tech blog