Social Media in the News

Social Media in the News

By Gary Vee

Pinterest launches Pincodes

Taking a cue from some of the prevalence of QR codes around the world, like China, Pinterest said today that it is rolling out its own variation of QR codes for retailers and brands. They behave like you’d expect for a QR code, where users can open the Pinterest app and use the code to quickly jump to a board without having to search or tap several times to …

Gotta Catch ‘Em All: Using PokémonGo [Augmented Reality] to Capture Attention for Extension Events

What is PokémonGo? What is augmented reality? Ed Tech Learning Network leaders Paul Hill and Jamie Seger, along with Utah State University Collegiate 4-H President KC Esplin, discuss the PokémonGo craze during this eXtension webinar. Walk-through how to play PokémonGo, see examples of use by businesses and non-profit organizations, and learn how Extension professionals can use this viral game to draw people to Extension events and offices.

Are you playing PokémonGo? Have you utilized it in your work? Let …