Tag Archives: social media

Answered: What is the project at the Artesani Playground on Soldiers Field Road?

Over the last few weeks, crews have shut down the parking lot at the Artesani Playground on Soldiers Field Road in Brighton, a neighborhood in Boston.  It is the most bizarre system of giant rubber tubes that seem to be … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Speed up customer service by using Twitter instead of calling on the phone

Last weekend, I was booked on a Southwest flight from Boston to Nashville for a series of work meetings. Most of the Northeast had been crippled by a winter storm, but both Boston and Nashville just received glancing blows. My flight … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Social media’s attempts to appeal to casual users is driving down my usage

Congratulations, Facebook… all of your hard work to appeal to casual users has been successful. I hardly look at you any more. And careful, Twitter… you are risking the same fate! I used to love Facebook. I found it a great … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

How Twitter saved my credit card

Once again, staying active on Twitter has paid off. This time, it saved my credit card. For a few days between Christmas and New Year’s, my wife and I took a short trip to New York City while the kids … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

The Lands’ End science t-shirt I bought for my daughter ends up being a surprise hit

Lands’ End caused quite the stir this past summer over their science t-shirts. As part of their 2014 clothing line, they had a series of science themed shirts with diagrams showing the planets or detailed skeletons of dinosaurs. However, when a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The great thing about a hyphenated name is that you are easy to find on Google

My wife and I just celebrated our 15th anniversary a few days ago. When we got married, I changed my name from “Jeremy Rothman” to “Jeremy Rothman-Shore.” I had never specifically wanted a hyphenated name, but it was important to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

App makes dialing into conference numbers from your cell phone easy

Have you ever tried to call into a conference number from you mobile phone?  It’s a royal pain. The challenge stems from the fact that once you dial the number, you have to enter a 9 or 10 digit conference … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment