AM Affiliate: Diamond iPhones, Marketing Deception, + More

– The cost of a diamond-studded iPhone 4: $8 million. [Mashable] – How everyday companies are leveraging social media–and glamming up their brands by doing so. [Super Affiliate Twins] – Deceptive marketing practices will never fade away. [MediaPost] – “To be a successful affiliate, you really have to have drive

AM Affiliate: iPhones Break 2 Years After Purchase, Google Helps You Catch Your Next Train, & Arrivederci AffCon 2010!

– 26% of all iPhones break within two years of purchase. Smartphones, indeed. [Computer World] – Here is something that directly contradicts the claim that the mobile ad space might potentially be a dud. [Adotas] – Everyone’s trickling out of Denver and saying farewell to AffCon 2010. [Twitter] – A