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Turning to social media to fight cybersecurityNBCNews.comCNBC Caleb Barlow, IBM security vice president, demonstrates IBM’s new X-Force Exchange, a social media platform for InfoSec professionals to share threat information. CNBC’s Becky Quick reports. Published April 21st 2015, 9:05 am. advertisement.and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Social media: Africans discuss migrant tragedies, blame and counter measuresDeutsche WelleMany social media followers differ over the causes of this wave of hazardous migration to Europe, but almost all agree on the need for help. JB Augusto from Angola appealed to the international community to focus on those countries “from which the …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Social Media Publicity Turns Wild Parties Into Trouble That Can’t Be IgnoredNew York TimesBut large crowds and violence tainted spring break in Panama City Beach long before social media’s rise; in 2005, Robert J. Bailey, of Wisconsin, shot and killed a local police officer after he and two friends drove from Chicago to Florida looking for …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The power of social mediaJamaica ObserverBUNKER’S HILL, Clarendon — Thanks to social media, telecoms provider Digicel has provided modern bathroom facilities for Bunker’s Hill Primary School in Clarendon, a news release from the company said. According to Digicel, Bunker’s Hill Primary past … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

What’s driving the massive social media campaign for Genervon’s ALS drug?FierceBiotechRuling out any kind of compassionate-use program, and citing the Bible passage above for inspiration, the company has ignited one of the most popular petitions on change.org, attracting more than half a million signatures in a powerful social media … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Woolworths’ Anzac Day debacle highlights social media riskSydney Morning HeraldWhen veteran advertising man Greg Daniel started a social media intelligence business almost seven years ago most Australian companies were still in the dark about Facebook and Twitter. Many of Mr Daniel’s colleagues saw social media as an opportunity …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Social media tip-offs missed in melee outside Monroeville Mall, security …Tribune-ReviewMonroeville Mall officials or police might have been better prepared to deal with a melee Saturday outside a mall restaurant had they been monitoring social media more closely, a mall security expert said. Police estimated 500 to 1,000 people …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Why Parents Shouldn’t Stalk Their Children On Social MediaHuffington PostThe blessing and the curse of social media is the ability to connect at any time with your child, no matter where he or she may be in the world. Facebook, Instagram and the rest are keeping our helicopters flying long after they should have landed … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Sheriff’s Office Finding Social Media Is UsefulThe LedgerPolk County Sheriff Grady Judd talks to the media about a standoff in Winter Haven in February. In addition to communicating with the press about crimes and investigations, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office actively provides information seeks tips from …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Why social media delights in ESPN reporter’s tiradeCBS NewsESPN was quick to suspend reporter Britt McHenry on Thursday after video surfaced of her insulting a towing company worker. McHenry didn’t waste time issuing a public apology on Twitter. But the Internet backlash against McHenry is far from over. Here …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

‘Unfriended’ signals a new trend of social media horror moviescleveland.comAside from the aforementioned “Scream 4,” there are other movies playing the social media game. The successful “V/H/S” series’ latest entry was “V/H/S: Viral.” An article by Wired points to other “Unfriended”-esque films like Russia’s “The Den” and the …Horror’s Newest Haunted House Is Your Social Media FeedWired ‘Unfriended’, Social Media, and the Horror...

Pretty Little Liars Shares the Secrets of Its Social Media SuccessAdweekIt’s no big surprise that ABC Family’s hit series Pretty Little Liars is one of the top shows on social media. The teen mystery drama has dominated social since its debut in June 2010, getting more than 100 million related tweets to date. “I think it’s …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Fighting Sioux supporters still fighting with social media campaignINFORUM“Well in today’s world, we don’t have to rely on traditional media to get the truth out. We want to tell you what really happened from the Sioux’s perspective through social media.” A Facebook page has also been created for the cause that as of noon …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Dos and Don’ts of social media for federal employeesFederalNewsRadio.comFederal employees need to be careful with how they use social media accounts, or they could find themselves in legal trouble. The Office of Government Ethics published a “Standards of Conduct” guide for social media that details how to use sites like … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

REPORT: Social Media Is Boston Strong for Boston MarathonSocialTimesSocial media management company Falcon Social used One Boston Day Wednesday as an occasion to share social statistics about the Boston Marathon, which will be run Monday (April 20). Falcon Social found that the Boston Marathon has totaled more … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Think before you post: Here’s the new federal-workforce guidance on social mediaWashington Post (blog)“The Standards of Conduct do not prohibit executive branch employees from establishing and maintaining personal social media accounts. As in any other context, however, employees must ensure that their social media activities comply with the Standards … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Starpoint substitute teacher charged with endangerment tied to social mediaBuffalo NewsPENDLETON – A substitute teacher in the Starpoint Central School District has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child as a result of actions related to texting and social media, according to the Niagara County Sheriff Department. Nicholas A.and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Pens Reward Fans With Social Media Vending MachineCBS LocalThe Penguins gave away signed pucks, jerseys, playoff tickets and apparel today through a special Twitter vending machine. Dozens of fans lined up at Consol Energy Center starting at 11 a.m. to try their hand at the machine. The instructions were … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Facing severe backlash on social media, Bharti Airtel may have to withdraw …Economic TimesNEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel’s controversial Airtel Zero plan, apart from facing a severe social media backlash, is being panned by its competitors who are apprehensive that similar schemes of theirs will come under consumer and regulatory scrutiny. The …Flipkart backs off from Airtel deal amid social media frenzyCITY A.M. all 118 news articles …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Eight Nauru guards suspended over racist posts on social mediaSydney Morning HeraldEight security guards from Nauru detention centre who attended a recent Reclaim Australia rally and posted a series of anti-Islamic rants on social media, have been stood down and face investigation. The group – seven of whom are former Australian …Detention centre guards suspended over photo with Pauline Hanson at rallyThe Guardian all 11 news articles …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

If you’re a social media user with clout, US politicians have you in their sightsThe GuardianEarlier this year, NGP-VAN, the dominant provider of software and data for Democratic political campaigns and US progressive causes, added social media information to its extensive voter database. Stu Trevelyan, NGP-VAN’s chief executive, and Mike … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Hillary Clinton’s trip to Iowa tracked on social mediaWLS-TVThe message was further controlled by using social media to announce a road trip to Iowa. But without reporters, a picture with a family in Pennsylvania tweeted out by Clinton’s campaign had been the only sign of the candidate, until Clinton was …Hillary Clinton 2016: A smarter social media campaign this time? (+video)Christian Science Monitor Hillary Clinton crushes competition on social mediaWTSP 10 NewsHillary Clinton ramps up 2016 presidential bid with...

SGF men use social media to find kidneys, raise awarenessSpringfield News-LeaderThey both need a kidney and have turned to social media to find a living donor. “I hope I get a kidney. It would be really nice to go into marriage being healthy,” Plate said. “But the other thing is I hope someone else gets a kidney because of this … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

ISIS threatens another 9/11-style attack on social mediaNew York PostISIS has threatened to unleash another 9/11-style attack on the US after launching a new terror campaign on social media aimed at striking fear in the hearts of Americans. Using the hashtag, “We Will Burn America,” the extremists recently took to …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Hey coaches — Social Media is part of life’s playbookYoungstown Vindicator“I don’t think social media is helpful to any human being on the planet,” said Tom Izzo, head coach of Michigan State’s men’s basketball team. Izzo said this in response to a question about whether or not social media was helpful or harmful to his players. …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Study: Half of kids admit to hurtful social networkingDetroit Free PressArmed with cell phones and a dizzying array of social media choices, one-half of middle- and high school students in a recent study admit to social media abuse — from bullying schoolmates to spreading rumors to pressuring others to send sexual texts …Social-media abuse rampant in middle, high schoolUSA TODAY Social-media abuse rampant in middle, higher schoolThe Leaderall 6 news articles …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share...

East Texas law enforcement capitalize on social media for policingKTRENACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) – Many law enforcement agencies are arming themselves with a nonthreatening ammunition to fight crime: social media. Nacogdoches County Sheriff Jason Bridges began his law enforcement career two decades ago. …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

What’s the Difference? Community Manager vs Social Media ManagerSearch Engine JournalYou’ve probably come across rumblings that the “Social Media Manager” position is dead. In reality, it isn’t that simple. As HootSuite’s CEO Ryan Holmes explains, the position has shifted to become an essential part of a marketing strategy. Furthermore … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Promposals turn an intimate moment into a big, social media dealPocono RecordNotaro hears about all of the proposals in her line of work, whether it’s by social media sites or just girls talking in the shop. She said she has heard of promposals that included writing on a driveway in chalk, decorating a car and a cupcake. Many … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Hidden from public view, team of geeks analysing what social media users say …Hindustan TimesThe team sits huddled over computer screens, applying sophisticated algorithms to trawl hundreds of social media tools like Twitter, Facebook, blogging sites, photo-sharing platforms and the like. The ruling BJP is also known to have taken several … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Coachella from the couchella: 8 things to expect on social mediaLos Angeles TimesThe two biggest weekends in the music festival world have arrived: Thousands will flock to Indio, Calif., today to see their favorite artists take the stage at Coachella. Those of us unable to afford the trek, however, can still experience the fun …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Which Philadelphia Mayoral Candidate Most Effectively Uses Social Media?CBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Social media can be a real time soundtrack for for campaigns, but whose online efforts to garner support are the most effective? All six of the democratic candidates are on Twitter but some are more active than others. Jim Kenney … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Turkey’s social media power grabWashington PostA CRUCIAL election is approaching in Turkey, so it is sadly unsurprising that social media are once again coming under government pressure. This week authorities blocked more than 100 Web sites, including Twitter, Facebook, Google and YouTube, until … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Rise of social media has led to changes in presidential campaignsWMUR ManchesterNow, big campaign splashes are made on social media. That’s where Hillary Clinton is expected to announce her bid for the White House on Sunday. “The real-time availability of being able to participate in the news that’s going on and the ability to … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Social media upends apple marketing cartYakima Herald-RepublicAnd they change with dizzying speed in a fickle, cosmopolitan consumer culture saturated with social media. Blogs, tweets, Facebook posts and other staples of frenetic foodies are shaping customers’ buying habits and forcing fruit growers to keep up …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...