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What A Former Facebook Employee Learned About His ‘Soul-Crushing’ 45 …Business InsiderFormer Facebook VP of product management Sam Lessin writes on The Information that since he quit the company six weeks ago, he’s realized that he had overestimated how bad the drive was and underestimated the benefits of a tech company campus …and more …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

Social Media Actually Reduces Political Extremism, Study SaysFast CompanyIn short: It’s because social networks are big. Users follow many acquaintances who are outside their immediate circle of (frequently like-minded) family and friends, and those acquaintances increase the diversity of political opinions that a social … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Reds reach 60 million fans on FacebookManUtd.comFor example, United’s official Facebook page is showing three football challenge videos with Wayne Rooney and Andreas Pereira taking on team-mates Juan Mata and Adnan Januzaj. In the opening contest, available to watch now on Facebook, the two …Manchester United celebrate reaching 60 million Facebook likes with 60-yard …MetroManchester United stars mark Facebook milestone with 60-yard challengeGiveMeSportMan Utd Facebook Club: Reds celebrate scoring 60m likes with...

How To Create The Ideal LinkedIn ProfileForbesAs almost 90% of recruiters use LinkedIn LinkedIn, it’s imperative to put your best foot forward there. But the amount of space the site offers can be intimidating. Is it helpful or just too much information fill out every single section, including … …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

Social media pressure mixes good, badGreat Falls TribuneSecrets: Are they inherently good or bad? Our nation has been stuck on that topic, ranging from the Edward Snowden-National Security Agency scandal to local Twitter accounts. Unfortunately nothing is as simple as just good or bad, especially when it …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Best Social Media Reactions to Peyton Manning’s Touchdown RecordABC NewsSoak it in, Peyton Manning. The Denver Broncos quarterback set an NFL record Sunday by throwing his 509th career touchdown pass, breaking the record set by Brett Favre. The milestone was celebrated on social media, with #Peyton509 becoming a …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Facebook tells the DEA it can’t use phony profiles to go after suspectsThe VergeFacebook has a message for the DEA: if you want to use our service, you have to use your real name. In a letter sent to the Drug Enforcement Administration on Friday, chief security office Joe Sullivan chided the agency for allowing one of its officers …Facebook wants DEA to confirm it stopped using fake profiles impersonating othersNetwork WorldFacebook says the DEA’s fake accounts go too farWPXI PittsburghFacebook ‘unfriends’...

Facebook demands DEA stop using fake profile pages to conduct investigationsFox NewsThe social networking giant said in a letter Friday it wants assurances that the federal agency is no longer using fake profile pages to conduct investigations. The letter was in response to a New York woman’s federal … In the letter, Facebook’s …Facebook Tells DEA To Stop Operating Fake Profile PagesHuffington PostFacebook to Federal Drug Agency: No More Fake Profiles, PleaseNBCNews.comFacebook to federal agents: No, you don’t...

Facebook is now bigger than IBMQuartzFacebook’s shares—up 44% over the past 52 weeks—have fared far better than the broader S&P, which rose about 9% over the same period. The stock has gained mostly on the back of a solid earnings story that has quickly changed the story surrounding … …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

Social Media War: Amul vs Angry ConsumerNDTVSocial Media War: Amul vs Angry Consumer Usually on social media, the conversation between a brand and its customer is a predictable one: a customer complains about a certain product or service and the brand responds with an apology. In some cases it …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Facebook Tells DEA To Stop Operating Fake Profile PagesHuffington PostFacebook’s chief security officer, Joe Sullivan, said in a letter Friday to DEA Administrator Michele Leonhart that law enforcement agencies need to follow the same rules about being truthful on Facebook as civilian users. Those rules include a ban on …Facebook to Federal Drug Agency: No More Fake Profiles, PleaseNBCNews.comall 73 news articles …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

Joliet Mom Turns to Social Media After Teen Injured in Possible Hit-and-RunNBC ChicagoA Joliet mother has taken to social media in hopes of finding someone who knows something about the motorist who may have hit her 13-year-old son while he was skateboarding and left him lying on the ground. Colleen Stueckrad said her son was riding his …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

The Name of Google’s New Text-Messaging App Is Really Going to Annoy …Slate Magazine (blog)Facebook Messenger is a juggernaut: It’s currently No. 1 in the app store charts, according to App Annie. It has more than 200 million users, and that number will climb as Facebook requires its users to do their messaging separately inside Messenger …Facebook Messenger update for iOS lets you draw on photos before sendingThe Next WebFacebook Messenger Privacy Settings for iPhone: What You Need to KnowHallelsall 32 news...

People Are Laughing at Your LinkedIn ProfileThe New YorkerPeople are looking at your LinkedIn profile, and they’re laughing at what you, in a public forum, have decided to present as your professional identity. Last week, five people (who chose to remain anonymous) scrolled through your hobbies and skills and …and more …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

Lululemon received a lesson in social mediaBuffalo NewsIt’s a lesson in how much power consumers hold in the age of social media, how quickly things can go wrong and how little control companies have over their own brand image in the digital era. It’s also a lesson in authenticity, and how quickly a …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

The Most Popular Skills to Show Off on LinkedInInc.comBut according to an infographic from LinkedIn, you might be overlooking one of the networking site’s key features. Having a profile on LinkedIn is all about telling the world what you’re good at. So why aren’t more people using the Skills feature … …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

Job seekers: 3 simple ways to make recruiters love your Facebook profileInside FacebookAdditionally, 73 percent of recruiters polled said they’ve hired a candidate through social media — 26 percent of that group said they hired someone via Facebook. Though LinkedIn remains the dominant social network for recruiting, the study shows that …STUDY: Job Seekers Turn to Facebook, But Recruiters Still Favor LinkedInAllFacebookJob seekers rely on Facebook, but recruiters prefer LinkedInHuman Resources Onlineall 11 news articles ...

Facebook Offers To Freeze Female Employees Newborn Children’The Onion (satire)MENLO PARK, CA—As part of their efforts to accommodate women who wish to delay parenthood, Facebook officials announced Wednesday that the company will offer financial assistance for female employees to freeze their newborn children. …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

The 7 Social Media Mistakes Most Likely to Cost You a JobTIMEOkay, you say, but you keep your nose—and your posts—clean, and you wouldn’t think of making any of the 10 stupidest social media blunders MONEY recently wrote about. So what have you got to worry about? Well, you might want to take another read of …Job seekers rely on Facebook, but recruiters prefer LinkedInHuman Resources OnlineCutthroat Job Market Forces Recruiters to Rethink Tactics to Engage Candidates …Marketwired (press release)all 10 news articles ...

Businesses and social media: eight best practice tipsThe GuardianIn the age of social media few businesses can afford not to be using it, but how do they know if they are doing so effectively or productively? Keeping on top of Facebook and Twitter pages and monitoring news feeds and timelines can quickly eat into …Want to Improve Your Social Media Sharing? Harness the Power of Positivity in …Business 2 CommunityHow Social Media Opinion is Changing Marketing TodayImpact PR – Public Relations (press release) (blog)all...

Hillary Clinton: Social media creating ‘hurdles’ to higher officeSFGatehttp://www.sfgate.com/politics/article/Hillary-Clinton-Social-media-creating-5822635.php. Hillary Clinton: Social media creating ‘hurdles’ to higher office. Carla Marinucc, San Francisco Chronicle. By Carla Marinucci. Updated 4:25 pm, Tuesday, October …Hillary Clinton: Social media is no match for real-world interactionsPCWorldHillary: Social Media Makes It Difficult to Run for OfficeBreitbart Newsall 451 news articles …read...

All your social media posts now sorted by location and up for saleVentureBeatThat could very well be the premise of Chicago-based startup Geofeedia, a social media intelligence platform. It enables customers to act like law enforcement agencies and corporations to filter, analyze, and geolocate all their social postings on …Social media mapper Geofeedia lands $3.5 millionCrain’s Chicago Business (blog)all 5 news articles …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Inside Pinterest: The Coming Ad Colossus That Could Dwarf Twitter And FacebookForbesI’ve been covering the business of news, information and entertainment in one form or another for more than 10 years. In February 2014, I moved to San Francisco to cover the tech beat. My primary focus is social media and digital media, but I’m … …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

#HappyBirthdayAnna: 114-year-old-woman lies about her age to join FacebookThe Post-Standard – syracuse.com#HappyBirthdayAnna is popping up around social media Wednesday celebrating the 114th birthday of Anna Stoehr, who was forced to lie about her age in order to join Facebook. Stoehr was born in 1900, but Facebook doesn’t let new users choose a birth …Anyone Over The Age Of 99 Has To Lie About Their Age To Join FacebookThe Consumeristall 7 news articles …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google...

Social Media Advice Guru Brings Book Tour To PhiladelphiaCBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A Camden county native whose advice for women is closely followed on Social Media is out with a new book to help women unlock their personal and professional potential. Sophia Nelson grew up in Lawnside and became a lawyer … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

“Places” Lets You Listen to Social Media Near YouSmall Business TrendsIf you run a brick-and-mortar business like a storefront or restaurant, you can now start aggregating what’s already being shared about your brand on social media. New York-based startup Moment.me recently released its Places tool, which aggregates … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Get on board with social media or step asideBBC NewsThere are myriad reasons why board directors and senior executives in all sectors need to understand and embrace social media, even if they use it sparingly. The different applications, be it Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn or Instagram are now centres of …social media – pare back and pair upSmartCompany.com.auConvert Social Media Leads Into SalesBusiness 2 CommunityHow to recruit employees using social mediaBusiness Review USACarwash Online -DC Velocity (blog) -PCBDesign007all...

Facebook May Be Working With Samsung On A New SmartphoneBusiness InsiderRumors of some sort of a standalone Facebook phone have existed for years. Facebook’s previous attempts at a Facebook-centric phone include the HTC ChaCha, which featured a physical Facebook button for quickly posting to the social network, and the …Could Facebook And Samsung Be Working On A Smartphone Together?Android Headlines – Android NewsSamsung Reported to Partner With Facebook to Create New PhoneDroid Life (press release) (blog)Facebook...

Perk Up: Facebook and Apple Now Pay for Women to Freeze EggsNBCNews.comTwo Silicon Valley giants now offer women a game-changing perk: Apple and Facebook will pay for employees to freeze their eggs. Facebook recently began covering egg freezing, and Apple will start in January, spokespeople for the companies told NBC …Report: Apple, Facebook to pay for women to freeze eggsUSA TODAYFacebook and Apple Will Pay for Employees to Freeze Their EggsThe AtlanticApple And Facebook Are Paying Employees To Freeze Their EggsBusiness InsiderKSPRall...

Forget Facebook, Abandon Instagram, Move To A VillageNPR (blog)In the parts of the world that we cover in our blog, many people live in villages. Villages have their problems, to be sure. There may not be a doctor or clinic nearby. Girls may not be able to go to school. Clean water might be a long walk away. But a …and more …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

Leveraging social media to save moneyKPRC HoustonTHESE DAYS, SOCIAL MEDIA IS WHERE YOU CAN GET THE ATTENTION OF MANY BIG BUSINESSES. ONCE YOU HAVE THEIR EAR, CONSUMER EXPERT AMY DAVIS IS SHOWING YOU HOW TO SAVE SOME CASH JUST BY MAYBE TYPING 140 … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

McDonald’s Hopes New Social Media Q&A Will Modify Food ImageForbesTo that end, they’ve hired Grant Imahara, former host of Mythbusters, as part of their new social media campaign. Mr. Imahara is, ostensibly, far less frightening than their previous Facebook and Twitter Twitter Happy Meal mascot that ended up drawing …McDonald’s Tests Social-Media Waters With Q&A CampaignBloombergMcDonald’s braves social-media watersPhilly.comMcDonald’s braves social media waters with new Q&A campaignDAWN.comall...

114-year-old woman has to lie to join FacebookCNETAnyone can lie about his or her age on the Internet, but Anna Stoehr actually had to, if she were to join her friends and family on Facebook. This newly tech-savvy lady’s story is part of local news station KARE11’s series “Boyd Huppert’s Land of 10 …114-Year-Old Woman Has To Lie About Age To Join FacebookHuffington Post114-year-old woman lies about her age on Facebookkgw.com114-year-old woman lies about age for FacebookKENS 5 TVValueWalk -PC Magazine...

Could LinkedIn Be Adland’s Next $1 Billion Player?AdAge.comAll of this activity flows from Levi’s company page, which has more than 90,000 followers. That may not sound like much next to Levi’s 560,000 Twitter followers and 22 million Facebook “likes,” but LinkedIn is the only major social network where it …and more …read more From:: Social Networking News By Google News ...

YikYak don’t talk back: Salem, Gloucester schools block the social media appGloucester County Times – NJ.comWith the digital age continuously evolving, people are finding newer and creative ways to post and share online through social media apps. Now, anonymous posting apps are continuing to grow in popularity and while meant for older audiences, some school … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...