“The Social Rewind,” is a weekly blog digest of what we thought were the most interesting, funny, or informational social media posts of the previous week. Q Source follows some really fascinating companies and individuals on Twitter, Facebook & Google+ and we want to share the best of what they have to say.
Leading off this week, Elkay Plastics shared a post that had us asking ourselves would being shamed on Twitter by a vending machine really stop us from enjoying some delicious, but bad for us snacks:
Employees from a UK company are shamed via Twitter by their vending machine that tweets purchases: http://t.co/0OAodtpUTw #oddnews
— Elkay Plastics (@elkayplastics) April 25, 2014
Transforming Technologies tweeted this post linking to their latest blog, “How to Install an ESD Workstation”:
#DidYouKnowMonday We have a new Blog post! Visit our blog here: http://t.co/Pc16Tvh4Ua #ESD #StaticCare #Static
— Transforming Tech. (@TransTechESD) April 21, 2014
It’s really cool when technology can combine with Mother Nature for something positive and Zebra Technologies’ post about a company using RFID to protect Hawaiian forests speaks to that idea:
Mislabeled specimens in clinical lab settings can lead to deadly consequences, Brady’s shared post suggests ways of fixing that problem:
Are we close to sci-fi-like invisibility cloaks? TE Connectivity shared this post that looks at the research that makes fiction a reality:
And we close out this week’s column with a post previewing an upcoming Guest Blog by Melinda Bohlmann of Bevco:
There you have it…another quick look at a few of last week’s most interesting social media posts. We hope you enjoyed this week’s Social Rewind. We’d love it if you shared other interesting blog posts with us. Keep on reading! We’re look forward to continuing The Social Rewind through 2014. This is an exciting year for us as we celebrate our 30th anniversary. Keep your eyes open for new features, promotions, interviews, and more. See you next week!
If there's topic you'd like to see The Q Source Resource write about please let us know. We'd also appreciate if you share our blog posts with your friends and colleagues via the social media links below. If you have questions or comments about Q Source or The Q Source Resource please leave us a message in the comments section.
For additional Q Source news, product information, reviews, how-to articles, and special offers please subscribe to our email newsletter.