cmkarnataka.gov.in – Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah Logs onto Social Media

Karnataka CM, Siddaramaiah, has finally taken the plunge to the world of social media. He has launched his website, facebook, twiiter & Youtube account to connect with the netizens. A media team will take care of the updates for the website & a special officer, social media, has been created. The social media profiles will provide info about his programmes, speeches & updates about the govt programmes & others.

http://cmkarnataka.gov.in/

https://www.facebook.com/CMofKarnataka

https://twitter.com/CMofKarnataka

https://www.youtube.com/user/karnatakacm

ಸಿದ್ದರಾಮಯ್ಯ ಕರ್ನಾಟಕದ ಮುಖ್ಯಮಂತ್ರಿ

ಸಿದ್ದರಾಮಯ್ಯ ಕರ್ನಾಟಕದ ಮುಖ್ಯಮಂತ್ರಿ

Salman Khan’s Kick Movie Game for Mobile launched – Android, Windows & iOS

Download links:

Kick On Android and Kick on Windows

Salman Khan has launched the mobile game based on the upcoming movie “Kick”. Bollywood has embraced the concept of mobile games for movies which help movies & its stars to connect easily with the audience. Salman’s new movie Kick has generated a lot of interest in the social media & online world & this will be further supplemented by the mobile game.

In the game, the player takes on the role of ‘Devil’ and embarks on a journey of robbing the rich, corrupt & depositing the money in bank for charitable activities. The mobile game has been developed by Disney India for both feature phones & smartphones. This will be available on Android, Windows & iOS. The games provide an interactive experience for the audience & helps increase the visibility of the movie.

KICK  The Movie Game

KICK The Movie Game

NASA Astronaut Sends First Vine Video from Space

NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman has shared the first Vine Video from the International Space Station. NASA which has been active on many social media platforms has had a great sucess in connecting with the people. This video is taken from about 250 miles above earth. Showing Sun setting over the earth. Recently Chris Hadfield recorded David Bowie’s “Space Oddity.” & posted on youtube. This has got millions of views. NASA is also on instagram with great pics of the planet & our system.

The vine says

“1st Vine from space! Single Earth orbit. Sun never sets flying parallel w/terminator line #ISS #Exp40 @astro_alex”

KPCB Internet Trends 2014 – Mary Meeker

Mary Meeker, current partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers(KPCB), delivered her annual State of the Internet presentation at the Code conference in California. Some of the important points from the report are

1) Internet user growth has slowed at less than 10% Y/Y growth, mobile data traffic with 81% accelerating growth.

2) Tablets growing faster than PC’s ever did with 52$ in 2013

3) Mobile Usage continues to rise rapidly with 25% of total Web usage

4) Social Media Traffic Referral Leaders = Facebook / Pinterest / Twitter with estimated 21%, 7%, 1% of global referrals.

5) >47% of Online Transactions Use ‘Free-Shipping,’ vs. 35% Five Years Ago.. Same-Day Local Delivery is the Next Big Thing.