The Social Hour

Social web addicts Sarah Lane and Amber MacArthur have teamed up to create "The Social Hour," your source for the best social tools, news, and fascinating folks building the next generation of the Internet.

Contact The Social Hour at or 2626-SOCIAL (262-676-2425).

Records live every Thursday at 12:00pm PT / 3:00pm ET.

May 21, 2012
#61: Shopify's Harley Finkelstein, Facebook's Karma, Terefic

Amber & Sarah chat with Shopify's Harley Finkelstein about online stores & the power of Pinterest, Terefic for job references, Twitter's Do Not Track option, Facebook buys Karma, & more!

May 14, 2012
#60: Getaround's Co-Founder Jessica Scorpio

Amber & Sarah chat with's Jessica Scorpio on socializing car rentals, Facebook's new App Center, Google+ gets a sparkly new iPhone app, erase your imperfections (cosmetic ones anyway), & more!

May 7, 2012
#59: Viddy, SocialCam, Tout, Huntsy

Amber & Sarah's "Instagram for video" roundup compares Viddy, Tout & SocialCam, Huntsy for job seekers, Glancee gobbled by Facebook, Slideshare for LinkedIn, & more!

April 30, 2012
#58: Webbys Exec David-Michel Davies, LinkedIn iPad app, The Email Game, JoeyBra

Amber & Sarah chat with The Webby Awards Executive Director David-Michel Davies, LinkedIn goes iPad, Zuckerberg's Viddy rumors, The Email Game, & more!

April 23, 2012
#57: Facebook Listen buttons, Olympic social bans, PinView, Twizgrid

Amber & Sarah chat about Facebook's new patents and listen buttons, why the Olympics isn't social-friendly, PinView for Pinterest lovers, Twizgrid for Twitter photo sharing, & more!

April 16, 2012
#56: Google+ Redesign, $40M for Path, Spotify's Big Play

Sarah and guest host Iyaz Akhtar on Google+ white space options, Facebook email, Path's big valuation, StumbleUpon's Timeline feature, Vimeo on Pinterest, & more!

April 9, 2012
#55: Facebook Buys Instagram for a Billion Dollars!

Amber & Sarah discuss Facebook's shocking Instagram acquisition, Silicon Valley gets a reality show, Social Fixer for a better UI, Foursquare follies, Bump Pay, & more!