35 Unmissable Social Media Articles From The Last 7 Days To Read This Weekend

  • Author: Niall
  • Niall Harbison,

Every week we have a look at some of the biggest social media stories that are out there and sift through the 1000s of articles to bring you 35 that you simply have to read. These are never breaking news stories but rather some of the deepest thinkers and smartest minds from the world of technology and social media. You might not be able to get through them all in one sitting but the idea is that after a busy week where the real time streams can be out of control we offer you a selection of curated news that you can read at your leisure. This week all the big boys are represented including Apple, Google and Facebook with some super stories from the industry...

Apple's internal policies on employee social networking, leaking, blogging, and more

10 Things I Learned from Publishing Every Day for 30 Days

5 Awesome Examples of Engaging Social Media Campaigns

Optimizing Your Social Profiles For Network (Internal) Search

Facebook buys Gowalla

Our Commitment to the Facebook Community

Red-Hot Kindle Fire Blazes its Way to Second Place in Media Tablet Market

Video: Zynga CEO Mark Pincus Pitches IPO To Investors

Google Targets Amazon's 'Prime' With 1-Day Delivery

Google Makes Flight Search Results Better Looking, More Useful

Spotify iPad app in the works, goal to be on every device possible

Carrier IQ references discovered in Apple's iOS

Some Fear a Glut in Tech 'Incubators'

Apple, Google & Facebook join coalition to create safe Internet for kids in Europe

Votigo

TL;DR: Facebook Increases Status Update Character Limit From 5K to 60K+

Announcing YouTube Analytics - the next generation in Insight

Researcher's Video Shows Secret Software on Millions of Phones Logging Everything

Microsoft plans to get its Office software suite on the iPad

Introducing Path 2, the Smart Journal

Salesforce Debuts The New Radian6-Powered Social Marketing And Monitoring Cloud

Mark Pincus on What Makes Zynga Hum: Short Attention Spans

ANNOYING: The Article As A Slideshow

Paul Allen calls for ‘open science' and wider sharing of data

The Revolution According to Steve Jobs

Facebook May Be Forced to Go Public Amid Market Gloom

Watch a VC use my name to sell a con.

Will Marc or Won't He? Andreessen Mulling Yahoo Leadership Role in Bid.

Photoshopped or Not? A Tool to Tell

"Music Everywhere”: Spotify's "New Direction”

The future of technology means making the computer disappear

Coding - the new Latin

The NYT tries to get its readers to ‘level up'

The Myth of Work-Life Balance

Microsoft's future Kinect 2 device will reportedly lip read and measure emotions

Zynga's Tough Culture Risks a Talent Drain

Kevin rose has a great interview with Ryan Carson the conference founder and long time entrepreneur