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Building a Bonfyre

by on October 15, 2012 · 0 comments

Imagine Facebook minus all the extraneous crap that most people don’t have time to use, kick, or farm.  Then imagine that the slimmed down version of Facebook is solely dedicated to a unique, personalized social networking experience, and you don’t have to worry about security or privacy issues.  Think of it as a combination of [...]

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Cards Get Social

by on August 17, 2012 · 0 comments

As you can see from the look on McKayla Maroney’s face, McKayla is not impressed with Social Media Night at Busch Stadium.  Perhaps she was not alone, either.  An extremely unscientific and informal poll of random people who attended Social Media Night on Wednesday left me with the impression that people were generally unimpressed with [...]

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Baseball games are meant to be a lot of fun, but there are many obstacles and challenges that can add stress to your day at the ballpark.  Every misstep or wrong turn has the potential to consume valuable time and make you the source of foul language that would make a sailor blush.  Don’t be [...]

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Make note that we are not giving away anything proprietary here (whatever that means).  The PH8 logo is property of PH8 and may be presented to any true Gryffindor in need of it.  The actual schedule is not even close to identical to the official ones released by the St. Louis Cardinals, so there is [...]

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Major League Baseball is looking to hire a real-time correspondent /social media intern for every team this season.  By my count, that’s 29 Major League team plus the Astros.  If you are interested in applying for the job, please click here or here.  If you are interested in what a submission for the position looks [...]

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Yes, there needs to be one.  No, it’s not just for people who commit egregious party fouls (double dipping).  It’s also for any of the “Best Fans in Baseball” who gave up on the Cardinals way back in August….or July….or anytime at all this season.  It’s also good for any Cardinal fans who stopped watching [...]

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That’s right.  It’s another of our world famous giveaways.  That’s where we do something really complicated to give away something to one of our 3 loyal readers.  Alternatively, we do something really, really simple to give something away to someone who isn’t one of our 3 loyal readers.  I reviewed the Fantasy Sports Coach app [...]

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  APP:  Fantasy Sports Coach PURPOSE:  Provide real-time access to online, engaged community of experienced league/team managers who ask/answer questions about trade offers, start/sit suggestions, waiver advice, prospect & rookie analysis, and add/drop recommendations.  It’s your secret weapon when all your other resources happen to be your competition. PRICING:  $.99 on iTunes REVIEW:  Imagine that you [...]

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Occasionally real life (read: day job) takes me to various cities (read: airports) across the country, and this Tuesday and Wednesday past happened to be one of those occasions. Thankfully for my baseball habit, the same MLB.tv subscription that I depend on to watch the Cards at home travels with me – on laptop and [...]

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The fine folks at STLToday.com not only provided us with an opportunity to review their new Cardinals App last week, but now they’ve given us a free copy to giveaway to you loyal PH8 readers (all three of you)! If you didn’t read our review of the app last week, you can find it here. [...]

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