Showing posts with label Social media. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Social media. Show all posts

February 13, 2017

Twitter's New Anti-Harassment Tools

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Twitter Icon
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Twitter's growth was less than 2.5% of Facebook's last quarter. How much of that was due to Twitter's harassment problem?

February 10, 2017

Assault Through Twitter?

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In this episode of This Week in Law, Denise Howell and Mike Keyes talk with Keith Lee about journalist Kurt Eichenwald who was sent a malicious tweet that triggered a seizure.

25 Advantages Of Social Media That Are Good To Keep In Mind

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Twenty-Five 
Social media is everywhere.

February 6, 2017

Why Are My Contacts Wrong In WhatsApp?

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WhatsApp Icon
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In this episode of The Tech Guy, Leo Laporte takes a call from Marty in Los Angeles, CA about WhatsApp showing the wrong contact information for people that are calling him.

January 31, 2017

Tips For Surviving Social Media Politics

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In this episode of Tech News Today, Becky Worley, contributor to ABC News Good Morning America joins Megan Morrone and Jason Howell to offer tips on how to use social media during times of political turmoil, no matter what side of they aisle you are on.

January 27, 2017

The Twitter Presidency

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In this episode of Tech News Today, Megan Morrone and Jason Howell talk to Alex Kantrowitz from Buzzfeed about how President Trump and his team are using Twitter.

January 6, 2017

Facebook's Vow Of Silence

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In this episode of Tech News Today, Kurt Wagner from Recode joins Megan Morrone and Jason Howell to discuss how successful Facebook has been at keeping a tight lid on secrets.

November 30, 2016

Goodbye StumbleUpon

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StumbleUpon Logo
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Recently, I deleted my StumbleUpon account; it was no longer working in my favour.

November 24, 2016

Facebook To Be Censored In China

Frogs Accessing Facebook Via Electronic Devices
Frogs accessing Facebook via electronic devices
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In this episode of Tech News Today, Megan Morrone and Jason Howell discuss The New York Times story by Mike Isaac about a tool Facebook has built that will allow them to monitor and suppress posts based on location, and they're doing this to get into China.

November 23, 2016

November 12, 2016

Facebook Updates Ethnic Affinity Marketing

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Facebook
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Facebook says it will no longer allow advertisers to limit the reach of their housing, employment or credit-related ads to what Facebook calls a user's "ethnic affinity." The decision comes after users, law enforcement, and the Congressional Black caucus said Facebook's actions violated the Fair Housing Act.

November 1, 2016

Twitter Killed Vine! But Why?

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Twitter announced recently that they will be shutting down Vine, which was a huge breakout social media site involving short video loops. It became incredibly popular very quickly, and Vine even created so-called "Vine Stars", which were Vine users who really became famous.

October 29, 2016

Facebook's Ad Targeting "Ethnic Affinity"

Megan Morrone
A screenshot of Megan Morrone   
In this episode of Tech News Today, Megan Morrone and Jason Howell discuss ProPublica's report that shows how ads on Facebook can be targeted to exclude race by selecting an "ethnic affinity."

July 28, 2016

June 30, 2016

10 Reasons Not To Trust Facebook

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Ten
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With over 1.5 billion people using Facebook in 2016, the social network has become the superpower of the social media landscape. With power comes responsibility and Facebook has unfortunately been responsible for some pretty shady revelations!

June 13, 2016

How Not To Go Vegan: Instagram Warning!

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That Vegan Couple
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Natasha and Luca of That Vegan Couple talks about some of the misleading dietary advice that some vegans have been sharing with their Instagram followers.

May 29, 2016

10 Most Controversial Social Media Posts Of Famous People

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Ten
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Some are known to post controversial posts on social media; the folks over at The Talko highlighted ten of them.

May 3, 2016

A Blogger's Ever Changing Tastes

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Workstation
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Overtime, a blogger's preference in blogging platforms, widgets, plugins, etcetera will eventually change.

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