Full Moon Engage Me Social Media Event – FAQs Frequently Asked Questions #EAv #FullMoonEngageMe

Originally posted on DES Daughter Network:

FullMoon EngageMe EAevent image

Join our social media event taking place at the Full Moon – via EAv – and give a boost to your social networking!

  1. What is this about?
    It involves buying virtual stocks – on Empire Avenue #EAv (and help EAv players improve in wealth) – and allow everyone to connect and super charge their social networking.
  2. What does it cost to play?
    Nothing apart some free time and free eaves.
  3. WHEN does it run?
    Check the Full Moon Calendar Dates to get an idea. The events start at the announced UTC time on the full moon day and lasts until the next Monday.
  4. OK, what do I need to DO and WHERE do I need to go?
    You need to be in this community and to comment in the pinned post ► dedicated thread/stream ◄ which thereby registers you.
  5. The sign-up post has been locked!
    The pin post is prepared before…

View original 478 more words

Instagram Moved 20 Billion Photos To Facebook – Did Any Fall Through The Cracks?

Originally posted on SocialSafe Blog:

Unbeknownst to the hundreds of millions of Instagram users, the infrastructure that holds all of their photographic creations has quietly been dismantled, relocated and rebuilt. Impressive stuff, when you consider the quantities of data involved – the service now stores in excess of 20 billion digital photos.

Since 2010 Instagram had been using Amazon’s cloud computing service, but the number of virtual machines required to run Instagram on Amazon was getting in “the thousands”. Historically, when Facebook had acquired other, smaller properties, the process involved shutting down the service in order to incorporate it into the world of Facebook. However, according to Facebook engineer George Cabrera, in the case of Instagram “the service couldn’t take any disruption”.

So in what Facebook called ‘Instagration’, the team in essence had to carry out multiple organ transplants while both patients were still conscious. Or as Mike Kreiger, founder of Instagram, explained:

“The users…

View original 264 more words

3,000 Teen Deaths from Texting and Driving

Originally posted on Luigicappel's Weblog:

A study done by the Cohen’s Children’s Medical Center in New York, revealed that drinking and driving resulted in the death’s of 2,700 teens in the US, compared to 3,000 from texting and driving.

How about a quick, honest but anonymous poll:

I was listening to the Peggy Smedley Show this morning while cleaning the bathroom and enjoyed some great interviews in her Distracted Driving Month series. The topics were great, everything from the value of reversing cameras through to why car manufacturers are putting social media technology into their cars.

Anyway, a subject that peaked my interest was comparisons of factors impacting on or causing accidents.Talking or texting on the phone is one that that police and others who examine the results of motor accidents look for by default these days.

Peggy quoted a study (can’t remember which university) where they found that people with a blood alcohol level…

View original 399 more words

You are invited to be a guest…

Originally posted on Greatpoetrymhf's Weblog:

You are invited

to be a guest

with your blog, photo, music, art

on http://greatpoetrymhf.wordpress.com

in celebration

of the full moon eclipse and 97K viewers all time.

Kindly send me a link to the article, poem or photo, music , art  you would like to share.
10157366_577408455691226_4943205236720771969_nThe link can be sent to MaryHelen Ferris on Facebook,https://www.facebook.com/maryhelen.ferris
or private message on Empire Avenue empireavenue.com/GR8LISTENER
Also, submissions and links can be sent to
bethevoicegiveachoice@gmail.com with subject line Celebrate.
All submissions will be accepted until  May 10th, Mother’s Day in Canada
except any content that is not family friendly.

View original