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Bo’s nose makes Prattville pup a social-media starMontgomery AdvertiserPrattville is home to a new national celebrity of the four-legged variety. The story of Bo, the pitbull-Husky mix that dropped a dime on his drug suspect owner, has gone viral on social media. National news outlets are also giving the story a nod. By …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

37 ways not to be a social media jerk9NEWS.comDENVER – Not being a jerk was so much easier before social media. Say please and thank you, give up your seat on the subway to pregnant women and the elderly, say excuse me when you burp — that sort of thing. But in the age of social media, things are … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

LinkedIn’s Revenue Gains SharplyWall Street JournalLinkedIn Corp. reported strong third-quarter revenue growth across its three main businesses, helping the professional social network post a smaller-than-expected loss. Revenue grew 45% to $568 million from $393 million a year earlier. Each of three …LinkedIn offers languid revenue forecastUSA TODAYLinkedIn Q3 Beats The Street, Sales Of $568M, EPS $0.52TechCrunch (blog)LinkedIn Beats, Stock Falls, Then RisesBusiness InsiderReuters -Fortune -ABC Newsall 102 news articles ...

LinkedIn Breaks Negative Social Earnings Trend, Stock Pops After ReportForbesOn Monday Twitter reported slowing user growth setting up that stock to open down 13% the following day. Tuesday Facebook told investors that its costs will rise between 50% and 70% next year — shares opened down 6.6% Wednesday. Initially its seemed …LinkedIn, Groupon Reporting During Social Media Stock StormWall Street Journal (blog)Groupon, LinkedIn Beat Estimates in Q3Zacks.comall 6 news articles …read more From:: Social Networking...

What happens to your Facebook account when you, or a loved one, dies?The GuardianSince then, I have made several requests to have her Facebook account turned into a memorial page. I would prefer this to deleting her account as it will provide a place for people to leave messages and memories – and especially for my sons, aged nine … …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

With selfies and listicles, US politicians go vote-hunting on social mediaReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) – From viral videos to selfies, listicles and “throwback Thursday” photos, candidates in the Nov. 4 midterm elections are leaving no social media stone unturned. Where a 2010 gubernatorial or congressional campaign could proudly …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Redskins fans celebrate big win on social mediaW*USA 9WASHINGTON (WUSA9) — Redskins fans were abuzz Monday night and the proof was on social media. The Burgundy and Gold came out on top in overtime, beating the Cowboys. We have scoured social media for the best reactions to the win on Twitter, … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Michael Jordan describes social media appearance as one-day eventSportingNews.comCharlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan ventured into the great unknown on Tuesday when he took over the team’s official social media account. He jumped on Twitter and Instagram and into what can be a cruel, cruel world, only armed with suggestions and …5 Things We Learned From Michael Jordan’s Hornets Social Media TakeoverCBS LocalMJ Takeover of Hornets’ Social Media Accounts Produces Some GemsTotal Pro Sportsall 11 news articles ...

Has social media really changed how and what we read?Deutsche WelleThe influence of Facebook is especially felt in journalism -the social network and search engine Google are responsible for directing at least two out of five visits to news websites in the US, according to a recent study by the Pew Research Center … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Scott Petrak: Twitter was must-see social media Monday nightChronicle-TelegramPeople have lost jobs because of an ill-advised 140 characters, including PGA of America president Ted Bishop last week. Guys are so worried about what they’re missing in their timelines, they bury their heads in their phones and ignore their friends … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Facebook beats Street estimates; shares dip 2%CNBCFacebook reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts’ expectations on Tuesday as mobile advertising saw strong demand. Revenue generated from advertising came in at $2.96 billion, up 64 percent from a year ago, with about 66 percent … …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

Wall Street to Facebook: Show me more growthUSA TODAYFacebook stock FB is up more than 30% in the last six months, to just over $80, as Wall Street anticipates another strong showing — despite a warning from the company during its earnings call last quarter that investors should not expect the same kind …Facebook Q3 earnings preview: What to expectMashableBears Pile Into Facebook Options Ahead of EarningsWall Street Journal (blog)Facebook Offers Life Raft, but Publishers Are WaryNew York TimesReuters -TIME -Business Insiderall...

J.R. Reynolds column: Social media has me captiveBattle Creek EnquirerOK, it’s not that dramatic, at least I don’t think it is. Still, what I’m doing is impacting my life, or rather quality of life, with my family and my marriage. The issue? Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. And YouTube. In a word the issue is social …How Social Media Experts Are Killing You SoftlyHuffington PostThe “Other” Social Media Sites For Online Marketing SuccessBusiness 2 CommunityThe Future of Social Media: Paid vs. OrganicClickZMarine...

Bremerton council to meet to craft Facebook, social media policyKitsap SunThe city is dabbling in social media in two arenas already: its parks and recreation department recently launched a Facebook page and the police department tweets updates via Twitter. Now, it appears, the council is ready to wade into the social media … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Seven tips to score travel deals on social mediaNews10.netTravel providers lure social media stars with special perks, discounts and freebies nowadays. Check-ins on Foursquare or Facebook, tweets, retweets and Instagram posts are traded as currency in exchange for loyalty points or discounted rates. In most … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Moms Stressed Out by Social Media Want to Go OfflineABC NewsMore moms are admitting that social media can be a serious stress factor in their lives, and a new survey suggests that many of them are thinking about pulling the plug. “For new moms it’s a great place to ask for parenting advice, but then on the … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

J.J. Watt takes the NFL, social media very seriouslySB NationAfter his Texans routed the AFC South rival Tennessee Titans, 30-16, Watt mentioned during his postgame interviews that he didn’t care for Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger’s approach to social media, stating, “If I was a rookie quarterback being …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Facebook Totally Ups Its Video Game As Brands Embrace AutoplayAdweekNow, when a marketer posts content to Facebook, it has the option to use the homegrown video function—which automatically plays and appears most naturally in the News Feed. The change happened quickly over the past year since Facebook introduced … …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

Facebook accused of ripping off new ‘Rooms’ featurePage SixA frustrated app developer is claiming Facebook ripped off his idea for the social network’s chatroom style app, Rooms, which launched last week. “Facebook is taking our lives away,” said app developer Damien Rottemberg, who launched the app, Room, …Facebook Rooms: 5 Privacy FactsInformationWeekThe Facebook Rooms app lets you create your own anonymous mini communityPhones ReviewFacebook launches Rooms app to let group chat anonymouslyTech TimesTrustedReviews...

Social media campaign launched for local woman killed in Spain train accidentKTRK-TVA Houston newlywed has launched a worldwide social media campaign in protest to a judge’s decision thousands of miles away. Jisselle Fariza began the “#justice for Myrta” Instagram page last week after a judge in Spain removed charges against rail … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

To Fill Holiday Jobs, Retailers Reach Out Through Social MediaWall Street JournalTo fill about 1,000 seasonal positions, Beverages and More Inc. began advertising jobs on social media last month alongside cocktail recipes and promotions for 5-cent bottles of wine. The California-based chain of wine, beer and liquor stores initially … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Griffith campaign corrects Facebook post after getting its Hubbards confusedThe Huntsville Times – al.comGriffith’s campaign put up the Facebook post in the early hours of this morning identifying Joe Hubbard as tied to corruption. Close to 9 this morning the campaign corrected the post to read “Mike Hubbard” the speaker of the Alabama House who was …and more …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

Social Networking Employs More People Than We ThinkMother JonesAs social media connects more people more intimately than ever before, companies have been confronted with the Grandma Problem: Now that grandparents routinely use services like Facebook to connect with their kids and grandkids, they are potentially … …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

Social Media Spotlight: 10/26Redskins.comA quick look at what some of the players have been up to over the past 24 hours through their social media accounts. Each day, Washington Redskins players interact with fans on social media, giving them a sneak peak at their passions and happenings off … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

No room for Android: Facebook Rooms alternatives for secret chatsSiliconANGLE (blog)secret room Satiating the rumor mill, Facebook has officially launched its own version of a secret chat app this week, called Rooms. The anonymous service is a standalone app that gives group creators full control over who can participate and how …The Groups App I Wish Facebook Would BuildTechCrunch (blog)24 Hours Later, Users Find Hacks for Facebook’s RoomsMashableHow to Find Your People on Facebook’s Pseudo-Anonymous App ‘Rooms’ABC...

Research project tracking social media faces conservative criticismSan Antonio Express-NewsWASHINGTON — A federally funded university research project that seeks to track the spread of information — and misinformation — on social media is facing a swarm of criticism from conservative media outlets and lawmakers. In the project, dubbed … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

UCF professor: Social media can make or break careersCentral Florida FutureSocial media influences people’s lives more than it ever has, but even more than giving users access to friends and strangers around the globe, it might have the ability to make or break students’ careers. Carolyn Massiah, a professor in the College of … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Doctor with Ebola criticized on social mediaWTAE PittsburghWith #NYCebola trending on Twitter… social media cast harsh judgment on the doctor working to save the lives of others. Lee Ritz MD wrote “Why the hell is a “Doctor without Borders” not being quarantined after treating Ebola patients? Was the …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Social Media Couldn’t Save Reyhaneh JabbariThe AtlanticA robust campaign led by human-rights groups and prominent Iranians, which was amplified through social media, appeared to be gaining traction and it seemed for a short time that the sentence would be commuted. However, the execution was carried out …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Facebook Inc (FB) Stock Hits Record High; Post-Earnings Volatility PossibleValueWalkFacebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) shares are up about 14% since the company agreed to acquire WhatsApp for $19 billion. About 178 million shares of the social networking giant are set to flood the market next week as lockup on shares sold during the acquisition …Facebook (FB) Scheduled to Post Earnings on TuesdayWKRB NewsFacebook (NASDAQ:FB) a Buying Opportunity or Not?Property Mentorall 13 news articles …read more From:: Social Networking...

Facebook Rooms: 5 Privacy FactsInformationWeek“Forums, message boards, and chatrooms were meeting places for people who didn’t necessarily share geographies or social connections, but had something in common,” said Facebook product manager Josh Miller in the announcement. “Places where …Facebook launches Rooms app for anonymous group chatsTrustedReviewsFacebook wants to bring back the chatroomKRDOFacebook Launches Rooms for iOS, an Anonymous Chatroom AppDigital TrendsWCAIall 17 news articles …read...

Gathering meant to teach social media ethics9NEWS.comDaniels Fund put together their first-ever Ethics in Social Media Summit to bring all these people together to try to launch a change in culture. “A lot of young people make some mistakes on social media where they don’t understand the impacts it is …Daniels Fund’s Ethics Summit addresses how Colorado business tackles social …Denver Business Journalall 3 news articles …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Washington school shooter Jaylen Fryberg’s personal struggles revealed on …Yahoo NewsFryberg’s social media accounts tell of his interests in sports, music, hunting, Native American activities and family affairs. He posted many pictures of him and the same girl, often commenting about his crust. “I love you baby girl,” Fryberg wrote …Read Suspected High School Shooter’s Revealing Final Social Media PostsTheBlaze.comLatest social media reports on the Marysville-Pilchuck shootingsKIRO SeattleUS school...

6 Things Wall Street Should Be Embracing About Social MediaTheStreet.comNEW YORK (TheStreet) — I worked as a securities analyst on Wall Street for about 20 years. My last decade on the Street coincided with the emergence of the social web. The convergence of finance, technology, and social media has changed the way … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Bye-bye Facebook: the future of social media for small businessesThe GuardianIt’s 3am in 2016. Bleary-eyed, you stumble away from your desk, switch off the desk light and pick up your phone to set an alarm for the morning. You decide to log on to your social media site to see if you have any messages. But the background isn’t … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...