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Creativing :: Tweet of the Week, Fake Steve Jobs on the iPad, and Seth Godin taking his own medicine

Posted by Doug Schumacher on January 29th, 2010 at 12:00 am

What's going on in new media marketing, pulled from social bookmarking site Creativing.com:
Tweet of the Week
I like to imagine Jonathan Ive and James Dyson — tank-topped, schnapps-drunk, and enthusiastically slap-fighting over who's fancier.
Official Google Blog: Search is getting more social
Sometimes a video is worth 1,000 blog posts. This one does a great job explaining the immediate appeal and potential power of their social search. In personal tests, I didn't find it all that, but then neither was YouTube on day one. But the potential is screaming obvious. And I found it a glaring reminder of how far ahead of everyone Google is in search. Tried Facebook search lately? It feels like you're dealing with a big, dumb, AI terminal. As my network and the topics it covers expands, this could be a remarkably powerful focal point for searches across anything from a restaurant to a good doctor. Google's biggest obstacle here is Facebook blocking their content from Google search. If I were to pick a winner at this point, I'd say Google because this is far more advanced search-wise, and I like the idea of the net they're casting going well outside one site (although Facebook Connect could be just as... Read more