[FoRK] Jumping the shark

Gregory Alan Bolcer greg at bolcer.org
Wed Jun 17 15:55:21 PDT 2015


Birthday notices from people you are linked to only out of politeness.

Greg

On Wed, Jun 17, 2015 at 3:50 PM, Lucas Gonze <lucas.gonze at gmail.com> wrote:

> So what's coming next? Which LinkedIn killer will finally kill it?
>
> I take it for granted that LI cannot last. It's such a bad piece of work.
> But AFAIK no competitor is really gaining ground.
>
> On Tue, Jun 16, 2015 at 8:26 AM, Joseph S. Barrera III <joe at barrera.org>
> wrote:
>
> > LinkedIn is spamming me with more and more people whom I've never
> > interacted with. It used to be just recruiters. Now it's... jade jewelry
> > sellers in China.
> >
> > ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> > From: TieYan Pan <member at linkedin.com>
> > Date: Tue, Jun 16, 2015 at 7:40 AM
> > Subject: Joseph S., please add me to your LinkedIn network
> > To: "Joseph S. Barrera III" <joe at barrera.org>
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >    [image: LinkedIn]
> > <
> >
> https://www.linkedin.com/comm/nhome/?trk=eml-comm_invm-b-logo-newinvite&midToken=AQFHjlnJNjj1pQ&trkEmail=eml-invite_member_28-null-7-null-null-i33%7Eiazfsa4u%7E43
> > >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >    [image: TieYan Pan]
> > <
> >
> https://www.linkedin.com/comm/profile/view?id=426813599&authType=name&authToken=oUTY&invAcpt=23439_I6016584831469649920_500&trk=eml-comm_invm-b-photo-newinvite&midToken=AQFHjlnJNjj1pQ&trkEmail=eml-invite_member_28-null-1-null-null-i33%7Eiazfsa4u%7E43
> > >
> >
> >     Hi Joseph S.,
> >
> >    I'd like to connect with you on LinkedIn.
> >
> >      TieYan Pan
> > <
> >
> https://www.linkedin.com/comm/profile/view?id=426813599&authType=name&authToken=oUTY&invAcpt=23439_I6016584831469649920_500&trk=eml-comm_invm-b-name-newinvite&midToken=AQFHjlnJNjj1pQ&trkEmail=eml-invite_member_28-null-3-null-null-i33%7Eiazfsa4u%7E43
> > >
> >  i
> > am selling jade jewelry in China ,and i hope to expand
> > internationally-Weichat business etc.. - 厂家代理
> >
> >
> >   Accept
> > <
> >
> https://www.linkedin.com/comm/memberInvite?acceptInvitation=&sharedKey=tQuPBe3S&itemID=I6016584831469649920_500&invitationID=6016584803808219138&trk=eml-comm_invm-b-accept-newinvite&midToken=AQFHjlnJNjj1pQ&trkEmail=eml-invite_member_28-null-0-null-null-i33%7Eiazfsa4u%7E43
> > >
> >
> >
> >
> >   View Profile
> > <
> >
> https://www.linkedin.com/comm/profile/view?id=426813599&authType=name&authToken=oUTY&invAcpt=23439_I6016584831469649920_500&trk=eml-comm_invm-b-profile-newinvite&midToken=AQFHjlnJNjj1pQ&trkEmail=eml-invite_member_28-null-2-null-null-i33%7Eiazfsa4u%7E43
> > >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >      You are receiving Invitation emails. Unsubscribe
> > <
> >
> https://www.linkedin.com/e/v2?e=i33-iazfsa4u-43&t=lun&midToken=AQFHjlnJNjj1pQ&tracking=eml-comm_invm-f-unsub-newinvite&ek=invite_member_28&loid=AQHHfsLEhPlnZAAAAU380DOOl4eFYYDapmjQDi4w9Vm8NwV6lzuw4XfS611YRRf1ifY4KtkzMg&eid=i33-iazfsa4u-43
> > >
> >  This
> > email was intended for Joseph S. Barrera III (Senior Software Engineer at
> > Google). Learn why we included this.
> > <
> >
> https://www.linkedin.com/e/v2?e=i33-iazfsa4u-43&a=customerServiceUrl&midToken=AQFHjlnJNjj1pQ&ek=invite_member_28&articleId=4788
> > >
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