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Social media helps wildlife researchers track Madison’s urban foxes and coyotesMinneapolis Star TribuneNow, a new UW research project is using social media to keep up with the lives of local foxes and coyotes. The UW Urban Canid Project, headed by David Drake and Marcus Mueller, is reaching out to the community for help in tracking and researching red …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Stranger makes Denver couple’s proposal special thanks to social mediaFOX31 DenverMORRISON, Colo. — If you had any doubts about the power of social media, this story will reinforce its strength. It’s a moment that only comes once in a loving relationship–the proposal. A Denver couple got engaged in front of thousands at Red Rocks …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Standoff Over Social Media Passwords Breaks New Legal GroundABC NewsA Texas man used social media to promote his gun store, posting politically charged messages that criticized the president and promoted Second Amendment rights. But after losing ownership of his suburban Houston store in bankruptcy, Jeremy Alcede …Ex-gun store owner’s standoff over social media passwords charts new legal …Minneapolis Star Tribune How Bankruptcy Can Affect Social MediaTheBlaze.comall 33 news articles …read more From:: Social...

Social media helps nab alleged purse-snatchers in SturbridgeWorcester TelegramPictures of the suspects taken from the video were identified after being shared on social media, police said. A bulletin was issued on a 1996 white Honda Civic registered to the female suspect. At 7:44 p.m. Southbridge police located the suspects at … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Social media and the employee: From hiring to departureThe Union LeaderSocial media touches on the entire lifecycle of employment as employers more frequently turn to social media to advertise and fill positions, confront employees’ on-line postings, and contend with former employees’ use of social media. Even though the … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Social media can take public speaking to next levelThe TennesseanI have noticed that while many keynote speakers excel on stage in front of an audience, they miss opportunities to use social media to market themselves. Speakers often don’t have the time, resources or know-how to use social media and inbound … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Aldridge tweets ‘I’ll be a Spur'; Social media eruptsKSAT San AntonioSAN ANTONIO – News of LaMarcus Aldridge’s decision to sign with the Spurs has caused a stir on social media. Check out some of today’s tweets after the decision was announced. I’m happy to say I’m going home to Texas and will be a Spur!! I’m excited to …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Facebook Shooting: Social Media Feud Results In Death Of Milwaukee TeenagerInternational Business Times“Words can’t express our frustration,” said Flynn in a news conference with reporters. “This is more than a crime wave; this is a social phenomenon.” This is not the first time a social media dispute has led to violence. In February, a Concord …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Yelm tavern’s patriotic banner causes social–media flapThe Seattle TimesYelm tavern’s patriotic banner causes social–media flap. Originally published July 3, 2015 at 8:01 pm. White Horse Tavern owner Kyle Phillips was told his Fourth of July banner was out of compliance with the city’s sign code. The city later admitted it … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Man arrested after alleged animal abuse photo circulates on social mediaABC30.comMan arrested after alleged animal abuse photo circulates on social media. Man arrested after alleged animal abuse photo circulates on social media. The case has a couple of law enforcement agencies at odds and a dog owner caught in the middle. Embed.and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Boundaries between kids, camp counselors and social mediaWCNCSocial media and cell phones have added a whole new and potentially dangerous layer to the summer camp experience. Folks at the U.S. National Whitewater Center told us they’re aware of potential problems and that’s why they’ve taken steps. “It actually … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Michael Chiklis gives Toronto valuable boost on social mediaGlobalnews.caTORONTO — Actor Michael Chiklis is wrapping up a run next week as unofficial tourism ambassador for Toronto. The U.S. star has been actively promoting Southern Ontario on social media while in the region filming the thriller Rupture. On Twitter and … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Threats of violence in Long Beach on social media aren’t true despite recent …Long Beach Press TelegramThreats of violence in Long Beach on social media aren’t true despite recent killings, police say. A group of men try to get answers from the police after a shooting left a man dead in Long Beach, CA on Monday, June 22, 2015. Several blocks surrounding …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Europol Launches Unit to Combat ISIS’ Social Media ‘Terrorist Ecosystem’NBCNews.comTHE HAGUE, Netherlands — A cross-border policing unit has been created to combat ISIS supporters online and “take the oxygen from the way in which they use the Internet,” its director told NBC News. The European Union Internet Referral Unit (EU IRU) …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Snap! White House Lifts Ban on Photos, Social Media During ToursNBCNews.comFor the first time in 40 years, visitors to the White House can take pictures and use social media during public tours of “the nation’s house.” But they’ll still have to leave their selfie sticks at home. First Lady Michelle Obama made the announcement …Photos, social media now allowed on White House toursYahoo Tech White House to Allow Photos, Social Media on Public ToursABC Newsall 414 news articles …read more From::...

Governor Bobby Jindal seeing social media backlash?WWLIn the age of social media your online presence can make or break your career. As Governor Bobby Jindal makes his bid for the White House, his accounts are getting a flurry of attention both good and bad. On Tuesday night in Iowa, Jindal was back on …Bobby Jindal’s Twitter Q&A Backfires, Of CourseMediaite all 134 news articles …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Las Vegas man accused of threatening Obama on social mediaFox NewsLAS VEGAS – A Las Vegas man accused of posting Facebook threats to harm President Barack Obama was arrested with seven registered guns after being overheard asking about buying a type of fertilizer used in the bombing of the Oklahoma City federal …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

George Takei: How to bend social media to your willLos Angeles TimesBack in 2011, a friend suggested I start a Twitter account. In those days, social media wasn’t yet a “thing.” Few actors, let alone those of my generation, were active online. I was known primarily from my supporting role on a television and film …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Cops love lemonade stands: Palo Alto police launch social media campaignSan Jose Mercury NewsThe social media campaign was the brainchild of Palo Alto police Sgt. Ben Becchetti and Officer Dave Pecoraro, and their support for youthful entrepreneurs is being adopted by a growing number of police departments across the country. In their own city …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

National Weather Service gets wind of issues on social mediaChicago TribuneIn addition to advancements in storm-predicting technology, National Weather Service forecasters are using social media to augment forecasts and warnings to anyone in the path of severe storms. Ed Fenelon is meteorologist-in-charge of the National …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Klear, Formerly Called Twtrland, Gets $1.5M To Grow Its Social Media Analytics …TechCrunchTwtrland, which wants to make comprehensive social media analytics easy to understand, has raised $1.5 million in new funding from Altair, GIG, and TMT. It is also rebranding as Klear, since the platform now looks at data from Facebook and Instagram in …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The year social media strikes backWRALSportsFan.comThe year social media strikes back. Posted 5:01 p.m. today. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver poses for a photo with Frank Kaminsky after Kaminsky was selected ninth. By Ken Medlin. It’s been a fairly common joke over the last few years to say no one will …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

5 Things Social Media Experts Can Learn From HipstersPRNewserSocial media is, like, so mainstream now–yet there they are, clutching their chai lattes while searching for the next indie band on MySpace. Or whatever. Hipsters are the bane of many people’s existence but in five years, they (or at least their … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The original social mediaSharonheraldSHENANGO TOWNSHIP – Amateur radios were the Internet before the Internet existed, one of the original “social media” that continues to grow in popularity, according to Tim Duffy, one of the founders of the Mercer County Amateur Radio Club. Duffy and … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Jameis Winston won’t stop using social media during NFL careerFOXSports.comWhile Jameis Winston had a bit of a hiccup after being drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers when he posted a photo on his Instagram of himself eating crab legs, the rookie quarterback has no plans of giving up social media during his NFL career. It was …Jameis Winston: ‘I know people are going to look at me’ESPN Buccaneers player Jameis Winston active but not relying on social media to …Tampa Sun Timesall 196 news articles ...

Sympathy, support for SpaceX across social mediaFlorida TodayHere’s what people had to say on social media about Sunday’s SpaceX Falcon 9 explosion: •”The #SpaceX launch failure is disappointing but remember — rocket science is hard so we try try again and again.” —Buzz Aldrin, Apollo astronaut and moonwalker.and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Camp Cooper, has been using social media to raise money .Arizona Daily StarThe facility, more commonly known as Camp Cooper, has been using social media to raise money to not have to reduce the number of visits from schoolchildren. The donation from Sanchez gets the camp closer to its summer fundraising goal of $20,000. …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Social media helps wildlife researchers track Madison’s urban foxes and coyotesMadison.comNow, a new UW research project is using social media to keep up with the lives of local foxes and coyotes. The UW Urban Canid Project, headed by David Drake and Marcus Mueller, is reaching out to the community for help in tracking and researching red …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Editorial: Social media – our doctor, lawyer, priest and agony auntStuff.co.nzIn today’s paper, we meet inveterate tweeters like Wendy Lester, a stay-at-home mum who has posted 176,000 tweets since she signed up with the short-form social media platform – an extraordinary 74 tweets a day. On Saturday night, for what it’s worth … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Urban Outfitters Is Getting Mocked on Social Media for High PricesTIMEA new hashtag, #UrbanOutfittersbelike, is going viral on Twitter mocking the retail chain Urban Outfitters for charging high price tags for strange or otherwise inexpensive items. According to CNNMoney, the hashtag appeared to start after a user …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Social media causes academic freedom concernDeKalb Daily ChronicleSocial media is somewhat altering discourse on free speech, said Gunkel, a Northern Illinois University communications professor and author of numerous books and articles about culture, new media and ethics. “The clearer we can be upfront the better …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Q&A: Evergive co-founder James Ioannidis on using social media to drive changeSan Jose Mercury NewsThat idea then evolved into Evergive a social network, which launched in May, where people can do more than just fundraise. The company is working with 13 mission-driven groups, including the Archdiocese of San Francisco, the Holy Spirit Church in San …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Shark attack reported off NC coast; video, photos shared on social mediaQ13 FOXOUTER BANKS, N.C. — A fifth North Carolina shark attack was reported Friday afternoon — this time in the Outer Banks. Twitter user Mike Will of Apex, N.C., said the attack happened a half mile south of Avon Pier on Hatteras Island. Hatteras Island …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

After historic ruling on gay marriage, social media gets colorfulUSA TODAYThe Internet got a bit more colorful Friday after the Supreme Court’s historic decision on gay marriage. Rainbows were trailing cars on the Uber app, Facebook offered rainbow filters for user’s profile pictures, and the White House twitter changed its …White House social media embraces gay marriage decisionWashington Examiner Social media explosion at news of nationwide gay marriage legalizationMassLive.comSocial media lights up after SCOTUS...

Stanley McChrystal: ISIS reaches 100 million people a day through social media …PolitiFactWe’ve analyzed ISIS’s infamous ability to reach people on social media before, and found the claim that ISIS posts 90,000 social media messages each day to be Mostly True. Retired U.S. Army Gen. Stanley McChrystal upped the ante recently on Hugh … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...