The Reference Desk for June 1, 2010

social media news

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Can’t believe it’s June already! Here are some interesting stories from the past week in social media.

  • It hasn’t been rolled out for everyone yet but here are some instructions from Business Insider on how to put Facebook on a privacy lockdown
  • According to Mashable, Facebook is also adding a Q&A feature
  • The latest version of Tweetdeck has some great updates including Foursquare integration – via TechCrunch
  • We like Earthjustice’s use of Foursquare – Earthjustice will donate $10 for each check in to stop unsafe oil drilling – via Mashable
  • Finally, just ahead of the World Cup in South Africa, Nike’s “Write The Future” ad  set a new record for the most views of a viral video ad in its first week – via AdvertisingAge

Jeff Voon

Previous editions:

The Reference Desk for May 25, 2010

The Reference Desk for May 18, 2010

The Reference Desk for May 11, 2010

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~ by Wilcox Group Team on June 1, 2010.

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