Esri’s Emerging Business Program Accepts Echosec

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Social Searching Platform Included in the Esri Partner Network as an Emerging Business Echosec, a leading social media monitoring solution, is pleased to announce it’s recent inclusion into the Esri Emerging Business Program. This program represents an advancement in Echosec’s mapping technology. It will streamline the inclusion of infrastructure needed for Echosec to utilize industry-leading maps. Echosec is used for … Read More

What Is Location-Based Social Media Searching?

Paul BlackEducational

Location-based social media searching is a new and emerging space. So it’s not surprising that many of the people we speak with have never heard of it and aren’t sure how it can benefit them and their business. So here you go, our 30-second informative spiel on location-based social media searching (in infographic form):

How to Take the Uncertainty Out of Travel

Stephanie MeadowsEducational

We’ve all been there. We’ve booked a hotel based on their “glowing” reviews on Trip Advisor, Expedia & Yelp only to end up in a less than desirable over priced room that looks nothing like the beautifully captured pictures online. On top of that, the surrounding neighbourhood is a lot more run down than the original pictures pointing to the … Read More

Echosec Announced As 2015 TiE50 Top Start-Up

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Echosec Systems Ltd. is excited to announce that we have been selected as a 2015 TiE50 Top Start-up for the TiE50 Technology Awards Program. TiE50 is open to all technology start-ups worldwide. This year they screened 2716 companies and announced the most innovative 120 companies as 2015 TiE50 Top Start-ups. We’d like to thank the TiE50 selection committee and congratulate the … Read More

5 Ways to Protect Your Intellectual Property on Social Media

Stephanie MeadowsEducational

Our thanks to Stephanie Meadows for letting us re-post her article on 5 ways to protect your intellectual property on Social Media. It was originally published on LinkedIn and can be accessed here. In a time when keeping your intellectual property private has become increasingly more difficult, how do companies manage the kind of content that their employees are sharing … Read More

Online Methods To Investigate The Who, Where and When of a Person

EchosecEducational

For this blog post, we’re thrilled to reprint (with permission) Ch. 2 of the Verification Handbook for Investigative Reporting by Henk Van Ess, a trainer of media professionals. The manual is comprised of 10 chapters that are a guide to online search and research techniques to using user-generated content (UGC) and open source information in investigations. It is available as a free download. … Read More

Echosec Aids Wildlife Health Intelligence

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April 27, 2015 – VICTORIA, British Columbia — Echosec, is pleased to announce its contribution to the Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative (CWHC). The CWHC is dedicated to generating knowledge needed to assess and manage wildlife health and working with others to ensure that knowledge gets put to use in a timely fashion. Echosec’s contribution assists the CWHC with their research … Read More

8 Essential Tools For Online Safety & Security – Part 3

Jason JubinvilleEducational

Crash course in online security round THREE If you haven’t had the opportunity to read part one & two, you can find them right here & here. They discuss the first four of our top eight security need-to-knows. This third segment rounds out our list by discussing a few other best practices. And in case it all goes to hell, we’ve got you covered in the … Read More

Social Monitoring – Are You Missing Millions of Posts?

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Echosec social media search has added 2 new sources with 780 million more results. With the addition of two international feeds Echosec has global coverage and unprecedented local detail. More at: echosec.net March 31, 2015 – VICTORIA, British Columbia — Echosec, a leading social media monitoring solution, is pleased to announce the addition of its latest media feeds. These feeds … Read More

8 Essential Tools For Online Safety & Security – Part 2

Jason JubinvilleEducational

Crash course in online security round TWO   If you haven’t had the opportunity to read part one, you can find it right here. It discusses the first three of our top eight security need-to-knows. This second segment focuses on passwords. How to create them and how many you really need. And in case it all goes to hell, we’ve got … Read More