Mike Isaac

Recent Posts by Mike Isaac

Facebook Acquires Social Influence Measurement Start-Up Threadsy

Facebook announced on Friday that it has acquired Threadsy, the start-up behind social influence measurement tool Swaylo. It’s an all-out acquisition, meaning both the Threadsy team and the technology will head to Facebook, and the service will soon shut down to users (though the pro version will still be available). The terms of the deal were not disclosed, and Facebook had no comment on the acquisition.

Latest Video

View all videos »

Search »

Another gadget you don’t really need. Will not work once you get it home. New model out in 4 weeks. Battery life is too short to be of any use.

— From the fact sheet for a fake product entitled Useless Plasticbox 1.2 (an actual empty plastic box) placed in L.A.-area Best Buy stores by an artist called Plastic Jesus