Digital Marketing and Tech Trends

AM Affiliate: Facebook Now Recognizes Your Face, Internet Marketing’s Survival Strategy, & More

Google, Facebook, iPhone 4G, monkeys, social media, affiliate marketing, BP – Sure technophiles may champion this as a landmark achievement for social media, but there’s still something unsettling about the fact that Facebook’s photo album application can now detect faces in uploaded JPEGs from its users. [Facebook]

Catharine P. Taylor argues that the world doesn’t need another Facebook–especially from Google. We beg to differ. [MediaPost]

– Here’s a thoughtful essay that picks apart what’s exactly bringing affiliate marketing down–and how the industry can prevail in the long run. [Digital Moses]

– Hey, look! It’s an Affiliate Summit East registration coupon code. Have you signed up yet? [Super Affiliate Twins]

– Five essential new media resources for foodies. [Edelman Digital]

– A former BP copywriter explores the conflict of working for such a sullied brand. [AdAge]

– It’s the Friday before a long holiday, and so appropriately, pictured above is a monkey with a camera. [Gizmodo]