Monthly Archives: February 2012

Andy

February 29, 2012

TechCrunch | How To Use Facebook Timeline For Brand Pages: New Feature Details

Wow: Looks like the new Timeline design for Pages kills 'click Like to see my Page.' You can't control what the user sees first – it's all Timeline. This is going to kill engagement for a lot of app users. Also you can only feature 3 apps (photos is permanent so 4 total).

TechCrunch | How To Use Facebook Timeline For Brand Pages: New Feature Details

What does the launch of Facebook Timeline for Pages mean for your brand? Unprecedented control- an opportunity to boost engagement- but also lot of initial work. A host of new features became available this morning when Facebook gave all Pages around the globe the option to upgrade to the Timeline r…

Andy

February 28, 2012

FDA Allows Import Of Cancer Drugs

"But if drugs aren't allowed to get really expensive- how do we know who deserves to live?"

FDA Allows Import Of Cancer Drugs

In order to alleviate the shortage of two cancer drugs- Doxil and methotrexate- the FDA has loosened restrictions and will allow the drugs to be imported from India and Australia.

Andy

February 18, 2012

Retailers Shut Facebook Storefonts on Apathy

F-commerce craps out:

Retailers Shut Facebook Storefonts on Apathy

Last April- Gamestop Corp. opened a store on Facebook to generate sales among the 3.5 million-plus customers who'd declared themselves "fans" of the video game retailer. Six months later- the store was quietly shuttered.