This Week in Social Media

Top Headlines for 01.29.014

1. The #POTUS at the #SOTU and the #GOP response.

#SOTU

2. Did a Reporter's Sleuthing on Twitter Reveal Ed FitzGerald's Running Mate?

Source: http://www.cleveland.com/open/index.ssf/2014/01/ed_fitzgerald_chooses_da

Note: For the full scoop, listen to the Sound of Ideas podcast from Friday, January 24. Northeast Ohio Media Group reporter Henry J. Gomez reveals he had a hunch who Ohio gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald's running mate would be -- because his campaign began following her on Twitter!

3. Facebook's Oldest User Turned 106

Source: http://abcnews.go.com/Health/facebooks-oldest-user-turns-106/story?id=21

4. Gmail and Google+ Went Down!

Source: http://www.kvue.com/news/Googles-Gmail-service-briefly-goes-down-Yahoo-t

5. Princeton Predicted Facebook's Demise -- and Facebook Was All Like "Oh, no you didn't."

Source: https://www.prod.facebook.com/notes/mike-develin/debunking-princeton/101

6. Instagram (and Vine) Allow for Microtrailers

Source: http://www.newsarama.com/20142-new-x-men-days-of-future-past-footage.htm

7. Super Bowl Ads Build Buzz Before Kickoff

Source: https://www.doritos.com/us-en/base/about
Source: http://www.cnn.com/2014/01/22/showbiz/tv/full-house-super-bowl-commercia

Will There Be Another "Dunk in the Dark" at This Year's Game?

Source: http://www.wired.com/underwire/2013/02/oreo-twitter-super-bowl/