YouTube Launches Online Film Festival Last week, YouTube continued its efforts to become a more serious media platform announcing the Your Film Festival, a competition for aspiring film makers. The festival is a collaboration between Youtube, famed director and producer Ridley Scott, Scott Free London, the Venice Film...

Ski Resort Uses Social Media To Revolutionize How Photos Are Taken On Vacation This winter, Vail Ski resort is integrating RFID tags to all lift passes and allowing people to earn rewards, track their stats, and share their photos through Epic Mix, a social network for...

Silva Rules Cage And Twitter, Earns Social Media Bonuses The UFC recently awarded middleweight champion Anderson Silva received $10,000 in bonuses as part of the league's new Twitter incentive campaign. Launched in May, prizes are given out at the end of each quarter for most followers, biggest increase...

Nextdoor Launches the First Private Social Network for Neighborhoods Nextdoor, the first private social network for neighborhoods, announced last week the nationwide availability of its free online platform specifically designed to foster neighbor-to-neighbor communication. On Nextdoor, neighbors create private websites for their neighborhoods where they can ask...

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