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Here is a recap from Mashable of new digital media resources you may have missed over the weekend or even the last week. [URL=""]See the whole list here[/URL].

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[LIST][*][B][URL=""]15 Songs That Defined the Sound of Apple Marketing[/URL][/B]
Apple’s marketing has changed the career trajectories of musicians around the world. See Apple’s cultural ascent documented through these 15 artists.[*][B][URL=""]The 10 Funniest Tweets About the BlackBerry Outage[/URL][/B]
BlackBerry’s outage wasn’t a laughing matter for everyone, but it was for a lot of people on Twitter.[*][B][URL=""]iOS 5 for iPhone and iPad: Apple’s Best Release Yet [REVIEW][/URL][/B]
iOS 5 is a massive upgrade for Apple’s mobile operating system, adding a ton of new features and enhancements to the already solid iOS.[/LIST][HR][/HR][h=2]Social Media[/h][HR][/HR]
[LIST][*][B][URL=""]6 Best Practices for Universities Embracing Social Media[/URL] [/B]For universities, deciding to use social media is a no-brainer. It’s a great way to market the university to prospective students, make it livelier for current students and keep alumni in the loop. Here are some tips on doing it right.[*][B][URL=""]The Return of Real-Time Social Environments[/URL][/B]
The last few months have seen an explosive resurgence in real-time environments last popular in the late ’90s. Why is now the right time for real time?[*][B][URL=""]Why New Media Literacy Is Vital for Quality Journalism[/URL][/B]
Online publishing and social tools are empowering media and citizens like never before. But with so much content circling the web, are we doing a good job teaching students how to discern fact from spin online?[*][B][URL=""]Why Education Needs to Get Its Game On[/URL][/B]
Kids are immersed in social media and video games all day, and are then expected to learn from textbooks and lectures. If there’s any hope of teaching students 21st century skills, we’ll have to boost engagement in the classroom.[*][B][URL=""]The Rise of Customer-Driven Innovation[/URL][/B]
Crowdsourced co-creation can shorten the time it takes to get new products to market and leverage an empowered consumer culture. Here are several factors to consider before investing in a co-creation initiative.[*][B][URL=""]How Non-Profits Are Using Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC][/URL][/B]
Craigslist founder turned philanthropist Craig Newmark set out to discover whether the U.S. non-profits were the most effective social media users. He didn’t find a correlation between social media savvy and net worth.[/LIST][HR][/HR][h=2]Tech & Mobile[/h][HR][/HR]
[LIST][*][B][URL=""]5 Web Apps for Managing Your Parents’ Computer Troubles[/URL][/B]
If your folks are always coming to you when their screen freezes up, these applications could help alleviate the IT stress.[*][B][URL=""]Which Carrier’s iPhone 4S Will Be the Fastest? [MAP][/URL][/B]
To find out which cellular carrier will provide the fastest iPhone 4S service in the U.S., OpenSignalMaps gathered data from 46,600 speed tests from real-world users.[*][B][URL=""]20+ Essential Resources for Improving Your SEO Skills[/URL][/B]
Whether you’re just starting to optimize your blog posts or a veteran of the industry, there’s always more to learn about SEO. These resources will help.[*][B][URL=""]7 Essential JavaScript Typography Resources[/URL][/B]
Improving the fonts on your website used to be a struggle. Not anymore, with the advent of JavaScript libraries. These 7 should be on every web designer’s radar.[*][B][URL=""]4 Ways Steve Jobs and Apple Changed the Music Industry[/URL][/B]
Over the past decade-plus, Apple has succeeded in redefining and reinventing certain aspects of the music industry. In particular, Steve Jobs helped create music products and services that impacted four particular areas.[*][B][URL=""]5 Tech Innovations That Could Change the Developing World[/URL][/B]
Across the developing world, new technologies are spreading resources for education, connectivity and health. Here are 5 potential game-changers.[*][B][URL=""]iOS 5: Top 10 Reasons to Upgrade[/URL][/B]
We take a closer look at ten of the most upgradeworthy features in the new iOS 5 for iPad, iPod touch and iPhone.[*][B][URL=""]How Twitter Integrates With iOS 5[/URL][/B]
A closer look at how iOS 5 integrates with Twitter.[*][B][URL=""]How the Millennial Generation Uses Mobile [INFOGRAPHIC][/URL][/B]
An infographic highlighting major mobile trends among Americans ages 18 to 34.[*][B][URL=""]How to Deal With Email Overload[/URL][/B]
Your inbox can be a trap, but there are some techniques you can employ to minimize the time-suck of email.[/LIST][HR][/HR][h=2]Business & Marketing[/h][HR][/HR]
[LIST][*][B][URL=""]Steve Jobs’ Secret Formula: How He Won Over Critics, Scored 317 Patents & Changed the World[/URL][/B]
Here’s to Steve Jobs, the inventor, innovator, visionary, entrepreneur, and most of all, the world-changer.[*][B][URL=""]5 Ways Tech Can Make New Hires Feel Like Part of the Team[/URL][/B]
Here are five ways companies are using technology and social media to benefit new hires.[*][B][URL=""]How the Remote Workforce Is Changing[/URL][/B]
We spoke to human resources professionals and other experts to learn how companies are broaching work-from-home policies.[*][B][URL=""]10 Essential PR Tips for Startups[/URL][/B]
Good press can be one of the biggest drivers for startups looking to grow their user bases. Here are 10 essential PR tips for startups.[*][B][URL=""]Dear Netflix CEO: We Accept Your Apology. Love, DVDs[/URL][/B]
Qwikster is no more, and Netflix DVDs are celebrating. But they still have a few choice words and suggestions for CEO Reed Hastings.[*][B][URL=""]How Facebook’s New Features Will Affect Digital Marketers[/URL][/B]
Facebook’s Timeline and the revamped Social Graph will profoundly change how users interact with the wider web. Here are some implications for brands that all marketers should note.[*][B][URL=""]5 Digital Marketing Commandments for Luxury Brands[/URL][/B]
Lately people are talking about luxury brands and digital marketing. Here are the top five commandments for marketing luxury brands using the most democratic media in the world.[*][B][URL=""]How One Startup Got 101 Angel Investors — and $30 Million in Funding[/URL][/B]
OneWire chose to raise $30 million from 101 individuals instead of seeking venture capital. Who are they, and why did the deal make sense?[/LIST]

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