Of Grammys and Twitter

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I watched Grammys after the first half hour. Since I host some of the events the Indian Association of my part of India organizes annually, I pay close attention to the hosts of any show- on TV or on stage. I thought LL Cool J did a great job of presenting one of the most watched shows of the year. Continue reading

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Fake followers, anyone?

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Don’t we usually see successful businesses, celebrities, early risers to Twitter all with thousands of followers? Didn’t for a minute sighed that they must be doing something right which we are not aware of? How many start up businesses and individuals do you know that reached or exceeded the magic number 10,000 in an unbelievably short Continue reading

With great social media power comes great responsibility

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I have always been a big believer of watching every word I type before I press “Enter”. This article from the “Lifestyles” section of “Chicago Tribune”, discusses the pros and cons of taking your grudges out into the social space. Though the writer’s context is a restaurant tiff, I think we could all use the message that most conflicts are best resolved face-to-face, not the other person’s face to the world, way.

What do you think? Is it okay to fight it out online if you are offended by an employee at a restaurant/movie theater/some other public place?