woensdag 23 februari 2011

The digital monsters of Loch Ness

What if I told you that the pope is getting married tomorrow with the man of his life or that Elvis and Michael Jackson are still alive and kicking, you would probably call me insane. If I tweeted on the other hand that Starbucks is giving away free drinks today, you would call me a hero and retweet this information. Nobody – or perhaps a few clever tweeps – would check this information. Hundreds of people would immediately go to Starbucks and demand their free drinks. Though, after a few minutes happy faces would fade away when the hunger for free coffee makes place for reality. Starbucks could eat – or in their case drink – me alive. My successful hoax caused damage to the Starbucks image. Though, Starbucks wouldn’t be the first. [continue reading my blogpost on the Conversation Manager].

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