A new feature on Facebook lets you follow pages’ status updates regardless of whether or not your friends. You can subscribe to a page and choose which updates you’d like to see appear in your news feed. You can choose to ignore posts like game and photo updates. In other news, Verizon launched its first prepaid unlimited plan for feature phones. For $50 a month you get unlimited voice, text messages and web access. If you don’t have a need for anything but basic web access, this no-contract offering is a hard deal to beat. And finally, YouTube is making it easier to make quick fixes to videos after you’ve already uploaded them. Its in-browser editor will let you quickly trim, fix the color and stabilize shaky videos. It also includes 14 effects, like making your cat videos sepia.
Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 15, 2011
Author: Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer is Fox 5 New York's On-air Tech Expert (WNYW-TV) and the host of Fox Television's monthly show Shelly Palmer Digital Living. He also hosts United Stations Radio Network's, Shelly Palmer Digital Living Daily, a daily syndicated radio report that features insightful commentary and a unique insiders take on the biggest stories in technology, media, and entertainment. He is Managing Director of Advanced Media Ventures Group, LLC an industry-leading advisory and business development firm and a member of the Executive Committee of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (the organization that bestows the coveted Emmy® Awards).