Slightly Longer Quick Takes 6/19/07

Defamer has some fun with Marvel's announcement naming Fruit of the Loom as the official producer of children's underwear bearing the images of various superheroes. The first products to hit store shelves will be tie-ins to upcoming big screen adaptations of The Incredible Hulk and Iron Man. They also take a piss on the MPAA's … Continue reading Slightly Longer Quick Takes 6/19/07

LOTD: 6/19/07

Jeffrey Zeldman reminds (gulp) everyone who's doing a bit of Web design to make sure and set the background color of those sites, so that users don't do it themselves and then make fun of you. (TB) An increasing number of non-profit organizations are getting over long-held prejudices and fears over engaging public relations firms, … Continue reading LOTD: 6/19/07

LOTD: Social Networking Edition

Businesses are increasingly looking at social networks not as a marketing opportunity but as a way to find new employees and connect team members.A number of online social networks exist specifically to connect people for offline activities. There are also startups popping up all over the place that are geared toward niches and specific interest … Continue reading LOTD: Social Networking Edition