The early adopter wave off in Malaysia via Jaring, the pioneering ISP in Malaysia, followed by TMnet. Broadband took off in the 2 nd wave following the advent of Streamyx, Jaring Broadband, several WiFi players in the latter half the 3G players via celcos Maxis, Celcom and DiGi and WiFi. In the 3 rd Wave we will see a number of WiMAX players coming onstream. P1 is already rapidly rolling out in Peninsular while Amax and YTLe are set to come onstream in 2010 with Redtone offering its service in East Malaysia. TM’s HSBB service Unifi will provide a combination of broadband services for both households and offices with fiber-to-the-home as a key technology.
Since its creation in 2001, Wikipedia has grown rapidly into one of the largest reference Web sites, attracting at least 684 million visitors yearly by 2008. There are more than 75,000 active contributors working on more than 10,000,000 articles in more than 250 languages.
Universal McCann Comparative Study on Social Media Trends April 2008 http://www.universalmccann.com/Assets/2413%20-%20Wave%203%20complete%20document%20AW%203_20080418124523.pdf
Gen Y tends to rely on their network of friends and their recommendations, not traditional ads. &quot;Ads that push a slogan, an image, and a feeling, the younger consumer is not going to go for,'' says James R. Palczynski, retail analyst for Ladenburg Thalmann & Co. Instead, they respond to &quot;humor, irony, and the unvarnished truth.&quot;
“ Hi there, I’m Janet, one of a few Community Evengilist at ExxonMobil Corp. I’m here to answer any of questions from this twitter community.” Janet is conversing on issues related to Exxon Mobil. As to why on Twitter, she wrote “ we’re working hard on building a strong relationship with the twitter community. ” UPDATE (August 02 2008): Four days later, Janet of ExxonMobilCorp is revealed as a fake. The person DOES NOT represent Exxon Mobil Corporation..
Alicia_at_Honda does an amazing job on Twitter connecting with fans and owners on Twitter. When a 9/11 hoax surfaced again she pointed to the real info
Module 1: Key Trends in Social Media Oct 3 – 4, 2011
Mainstream media is now only part of expanded media’s ecosystem . There’s a new layer of influencers. Social media allows us to access the masses, to connect and engage directly with our ‘constituents’.
Social media skill sets enable us to tell our stories in new ways . We can shape conversations, grow communities, create and moderate discussions and deliver a better customer experience.
Explosion of new apps and tools driving innovation on how media is consumed, created, distributed, shared and enjoyed.
One definition: It’s an umbrella term that defines the various activities that integrate technology, social interaction, and the construction of words, pictures, videos and audio…. What’s social media?