The first of the self-publishingof profiles was announced in November: Ninuku Archivist gathers your Facebook activity for an entire year into an Adobe Acrobat file that you can publish into a book. Edit entries, add commentary, and decide what pictures to include with the service. Sign up for a free trial that provides you with a couple of chapters and then if you like what you see, the service costs just for $24 annually.
Social Book is an ongoing project looking for pledges and funding. On the service’s Kickstarter page, learn more information, watch a video, and see how the finished product would turn out. Prices range from between $25 to $100, depending on the size of your book of choice. Read more about ithere.
BookofFame will develop your Facebook profile into a cleverly designed scrapbook for nostalgia purposes. It mixes status updates from you and your friends with pictures, published into a creative notebook design. There are both hardcover and paperback options at the prices listed in the picture above. Start creating your own book here.
Turn your Facebook pictures, and your friends, into a photo album through Shutterfly. You can add captions, pick from a variety of layout choices, and choose from a variety of colored pages. The albums begin at 20 pictures, and range in price starting at $12.99. Learn more about the service here.
Katie Stanton, International Strategist for Twitter Katie Stanton has impressively long names of companies in her resume. They include the White House, Google Inc, and her latest addition is Twitter. Her remit is working on Twitter’s international strategy and her experience in social media will be a key asset to the company. Katie has a history of working in technology, and her knowledge of departmental laws will help Twitter work alongside government agencies, as she’ll be spearheading the free information approach, especially after the Wikileaks incident.Stanton has been a key player in the techsphere for some time, and this extends to her private life. Following the Haiti disaster she worked with a group of engineers to create a free texting service to help those in need and she is constantly in demand as an expert in both social media and government policy. Caterina Fake, Co-Founder of Flickr and Hunch Despite having a surname which sounds like a pseudonym for a spy (it’…
In the week or so that I have been testing the AT&T MiFi 2372 by Novatel Wireless, it has already saved no less than three lives.
First, it saved my cable guy’s life. You see, Time Warner Cable provides the worst home Internet service I have ever experienced. I can’t even think of a close second. If providing terrible home Internet service was a sport, Time Warner Cable would be on its tenth consecutive undefeated season. Forget the fact that my upload speed is capped at 60Kbps and I’m lucky if I can get half that — it has been months since I’ve gone through a full day without at least one service interruption. Months. Unfortunately, Time Warner Cable has an exclusive contract with my building so I have no choice but to endure its abysmal service. Last week, as a Time Warner Cable technician entered my home for the sixth time in two months, I realized that this certainly would have spelled serious trouble had it not been for my trusty new back up device.
Before the Mi…