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The GuardianYouTube now attracts more than 1 billion viewers a month watching 6bn hours of video, with nearly 40% of it watched on mobile devices. Its...

Quickly Build YouTube Playlists With A Search ShortcutLifehacker AustraliaGoogle Operating System points out that if you click on the three-dot icon next to an individual title in YouTube’s search results, you can add that video to any of your existing playlists, or create a new one. If you’re confident it’s the right choice … …read...

Pompton Lakes and Pequannock tackle rules for social media in the school districtNorthJersey.comAs the school year begins, local districts are updating their policies on social media communication. These policies are modeled after a state statute signed into law by Governor Christie in April requiring school districts to develop rules concerning … and more ...

Economic TimesNEW DELHI: Reliance Industries will partner technology giant Microsoft to incubate startups with seed capital, mentorship and technology...

Sydney Morning HeraldATO workers are now able to use social networking sites, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn on their work computers for the first time,...

Does Social Media Tell International Corporations To Invest In NFL Sponsorships?ForbesAs the 2014 NFL season kicks off, a storyline that hasn’t fully developed waits to unfold: The role of the league’s popularity in Europe. The 2014 season will see three regular season NFL games being played in the United Kingdom, marking the most NFL … …read...

Work in Progress gives start-ups their space in VegasLas Vegas Review-JournalJacob Sudek with Fandeavor during Coffee & Code&Twinkies at Work In Progress, 317 S. 6th Street, on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. The co-working center provides services and office space for Vegas Tech fund and start-ups. (Jeff Scheid/Las Vegas … …read more Source::...

Eight Financial Technology Startups Enter the FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-PacificBusiness Wire (press release)The eight startups were chosen by leading industry executives from a wide range of applicants and will receive senior-level mentoring to help them develop and commercialize their innovations and connect with potential customers at top institutions. The … and...

Australian MacworldiWatch-october-macworld-australia Apple will reportedly announce its first wearable device in September, but the product may not...

Advertisers refocus on YouTubeThe AustralianYouTube will not talk about individual advertisers’ future plans but sales executive Bart Jenniches said there had been several “YouTube-heavy” recent car launches for advertisers, including Nissan Patrol in Australia and Holden Barina in New Zealand. …read more Source:: YouTube News By Google News ...

Economic TimesBANGALORE| MUMBAI:Vishal Sikka at the helm of Infosys and Rishad Premji as head of strategy at Wipro scouting to pick up stake in startups...

Will A Business Incubator Help Hatch Your Startup?Huffington PostOne of the reasons that now is the time to be an entrepreneur is the explosion of startup assistance organizations, usually called incubators or accelerators. According to the National Business Incubator Association (NBIA), there are over 7,000 of … and more …read more Source:: Startup...

Meet the social media content wranglersUpstartCurateKing, which is designed for small- and mid-sized businesses, is a sharing application that both curates and schedules user-related content for professional social media accounts such as Twitter and Facebook. The strategy behind the tool is to … …read more Source:: Social Media News By Google News ...

Mayor explains vetoes in YouTube videoKRQE News 13The mayor said in a YouTube video that tax hike and another proposal to decriminalize possession of pot were the reasons he vetoed the whole package. “There were measures added that I in good conscience cannot sign including flying in the face of … and more …read more Source:: YouTube News By Google...

Ars TechnicaYouTube can teach you many things from how to style your hair into victory rolls to how to play guitar, but if you want to pick up advanced...

19 Emerging Markets Startups that Offer a Window onto the FutureForbesSeedstars World just sent me a list of 19 emerging markets startups that have won its competitions around the world. The Geneva-based company holds competitions for startups; the competitions culminate in an innovation conference in February in … …read more Source:: Startup News...

Progress’ Pacific Incubator for startupsBusiness StandardStartups that are at the prototype stage of an idea can leverage the Progress Pacific and Progress Rollbase solutions to gain productivity benefits and faster time-to-market for their business applications. The Pacific Incubator programme will provide … …read more Source:: Startup News...

YouTube video shows the moment leukemia patient, 7, is elated to find out he …Daily MailA YouTube video captured the moment a young boy undergoing chemotherapy at a hospital discovered he could return home. The video shows leukemia patient Avery Harriman. His father Chris Harriman is an assistant basketball coach for University of … and more …read...

Survey Finds Social Media May Discourage Free Expression When It Comes To …CBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Social media might be the home of free expression and over-sharing, but not when it comes to controversial issues. A new study finds social media may discourage free expression, rather than encourage it, when it comes to … …read more Source::...

ISIS’s Use of Social Media to Reach You, Its New AudienceDaily BeastStarting in Iraq and later spreading to Syria after entering the war there in 2013, ISIS used social media to publicize its campaign of slaughter and threaten its enemies. The group’s military prowess was enhanced by its reputation for brutality … and more …read more Source::...

MetroThe development comes after Ashya’s father Brett King posted a video on YouTube, using his son Naveed’s account, on Saturday night...

The Copenhagen PostSince then the initiative has held two big townhalls (meet-ups), assembling over 800 entrepreneurs, and it now has over 2,000 social...

The Denver PostNEW YORK — The latest banks are small enough to fit in the palm of your hand. Startups such as Moven and Simple offer banking designed...

A vlogger from Essex give her take on a scene from Dr WhoDaily Mailshow ad. MOST RECENT. A vlogger from Essex give her take on a scene from Dr Who. A vlogger from Essex give her take on a scene from Dr Who. Rebecca Brown, 21, from Chelmsford, Essex, vlogs about life with trichotillomania and has criticised the BBC … …read more Source:: Vlogger News...

Advertisers seize on images shared by social media usersSFGateWhen Kristyn Fernandez uploaded a photo of herself with her arm slung over a guy in a Jack Daniel’s T-shirt, it caught the eye of more than just her Twitter followers. A piece of software that scans millions of photos on social media flagged the image, … …read more Source:: Social...

HEMET: Police connect on social mediaPress-EnterpriseThe Hemet Police Department has dived deeper into social media by partnering with an online Neighborhood Watch-type website and joining two popular social media sites. The department has partnered with Nextdoor, a private social network that allows … and more …read more Source:: Social Media News...

Startups give average Joes a seat at the high-rolling investment tableUpstartB ay Area entrepreneurs are pursuing financial innovations that aim to give the middle class a piece of the action when it comes to startups, initial public offerings, real estate investments or private equity deals — for as little as $100. San … …read more Source:: Startup...

Talk About Social Media “Rules” with Your Partner Ahead of TimeLifehackerMany of us have gotten into arguments with spouses or significant others when one partner has “overshared” on social media. An understanding in advance may avoid these fights. Over at relationship blog Your Tango, they’ve got a list of agreements you … and...

Washington TimesA 35-year veteran of the St. Louis Police Department who’d been assigned to duty in Ferguson suddenly retired this week over a...

Mobily’s new fund to invest in emerging Internet and IT startupsArab NewsMobily continues to foster its position of innovation and market leadership by the launch of Mobily Ventures, the corporate venture capital arm of Mobily. Mobily Ventures invests in high-tech startup companies in the telecommunication, IT, media and … …read more Source::...

Daily MailThey have been using Facebook and Twitter to devastating effect – even hijacking people’s innocent tweets to spread their message...

Social Media and the Marketing Mix ModelINSEAD Knowledge (blog)According to company stats, the event generated approximately 60 million interactions across all social media channels, and inspired almost one percent of all tweets sent on the day of the jump. And there were indications of a longer-lasting impact … …read more Source:: Social Media News...

Yahoo Sports fires NHL blogger over social media improprietyAwful AnnouncingAt times in the past year, I’ve used social media as a way to meet women. Clearly, in my attempts to be funny or interesting during conversations, there have been instances where I made unwelcome comments. I did not intend to be malicious, to harass, … …read more Source::...

CBS LocalMINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman is calling for a review after video of an arrest was made public. Chris Lollie (pictured...

Florida Times-UnionAt a time when just about everyone and their mother — father, grandmother and aunt — is intent on publicizing the newest generation’s...

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