"If vending machines can dispense beer, pizza and movies, why not 3D-printed objects?
Users can upload or choose a design online, or upload designs via a USB stick at the machine. If they don’t have their own 3D models, customers can select one from a catalog of designs or use one of the many apps that help customize a model. Once an item is selected for printing, it’s sent to the nearest Dreambox and added to the queue.
Upon completion, the object is automatically removed from the build surface and dispensed into a private locker within the machine. The customer is then alerted via text that their creation is ready for pick-up. The text also includes a unique code to open the locker."
Welcome to the new era of SEO: instead of links and keywords, it's "likes" and "check-ins" that will get your business to the top of the search results. Graph Search allows users to query their network of friends for their preferences on brands, restaurants, locations, and a variety of other categories. With this new search type, marketers have been challenged with figuring out a new model of SEO to generate business through Facebook.
"This month, Absolut Vodka will launch their new, much-anticipated line of flavored spirits, Absolut Craft. The three flavors – Herbaceous Lemon, Smokey Tea, and Bitter Cherry – will be sold for use behind bars only, in limited quantities, aiming their aromatic allure directly --not at customers --but at picky, modern bartenders."
Pheed is a social-media platform that combines elements of Twitter, SoundCloud, Tumblr, Ustream and Instagram. The iPhone app, which debuted in November, has zoomed to the top free app in social media, besting Twitter and Facebook.
Can Instagram revolutionize how professional develop social media content strategies?
Kristin Wardian's insight:
Nitrogram, a funded marketing and social engagement platform, helps brands analyze and evaluate their Instagram strategies to improve earned media on the site. The service already signed four of the leading 10 brands on Instagram, and confirmed that its user base grows by 20 percent weekly.
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