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'Guardians of the Galaxy' Premiere: See the Raccoon, Miss the Easter Egg

The Guardians of the Galaxy premiere was just what you'd hope for from a modern Marvel movie: Big stars, big venue, big laughs. But the 3,400 or so privileged souls invited to the Dolby Theater in Hollywood on Monday night missed out on what's sure to be a big reveal. Show More Summary

Fugitive South Korea Ferry Owner Found Dead

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korean police said Tuesday that a badly decomposed body found surrounded by liquor bottles in a field last month was that of a fugitive billionaire businessman blamed for April's ferry disaster that killedShow More Summary

Social Advocacy & Politics: Organize Your Colleagues First

You have been tasked with developing a social media program for your campaign or organization and you want to know where to begin. Sure, the obvious first steps are to create you social media channels (which, of course, includes coming...Show More Summary

Why You Need a Social Media Management Company

Most business owners understand the importance of a social media presence but often cite three reasons why they don’t spend as much time on it as they should.

3 Security Risks You’re Taking Every Day While Using Social Media

Social media is everywhere these days. What started as an amusing online pastime is now one of the main ways in which people communicate with one another. However, as should be expected with over 2 billion people using a service, with the increased popularity of social media has also come increased risks.

New Facebook Save Feature Helps You Remember Great Posts

How many times have you seen something interesting on Facebook only to forget what it was or who posted it later on? Now you can spare yourself this anguish with the help of a new Facebook save feature, which will help users keep interesting, important and memorable posts in their back pocket for future use.

6 Examples of Social Media Improving People's Lives

Social media websites have changed the way the people around the world interact with each other. No longer confined to traditional means of communication, people now can quickly access information and spread news simply by logging onto their favorite social networking site. Show More Summary

The Great Debate: How Does Social Word of Mouth Influence Purchasing Decisions?

A majority of Americans said they're not influenced by social media, yet marketers persist. What's the answer to the Social Word of Mouth debate?

5 LinkedIn Features You Might Have Missed

LinkedIn is the social network for professionals, a place to have an online resume, connect with people from your industry or potential employers, and read relevant news. Most people only use LinkedIn's main features, but the socialShow More Summary

Secrets Revealed: How Businesses Turn Around Sales by Harnessing Facebook Business Page

Facebook have over 1 billion active users and increasing. So, it is important for all size and type of businesses to have a Facebook Business Page to reach to their target audience and promote their products/services as part of their social media marketing strategy. Show More Summary

Tourist Scams to Watch Out for This Summer

There are many ways that scammers take advantage of unsuspecting tourists, but more common schemes can be avoided if travelers stay alert, and take a few basic precautions. For one thing, tourists should always be wary of anything offered...Show More Summary

Social Media Stock: Does Janet Yellen Have a Point?

The Federal Reserve has spoken out about social media companies, noting their inflated position on the market. Is she correct, or is the government too slow to embrace new technologies?

Save Time: Schedule Your Message Across Multiple Social Networks

When it comes to social media, the biggest turn off for businesses is that it takes too long. I always find people asking me after one of my talks about social media how I find the time in my day to spend on social and my answer is always the same; I only spend 20 minutes on my social media a day. Here are the tools I use to help me schedule my social content every week.

Danish People Are Genetically Programmed For Happiness

The Danish are consistently ranked as the world's happiest people, and a new study shows that the key may be found in their DNA Researchers at the University of Warwick's Centre for Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy wantedShow More Summary

Cat-Stalking Map Lets the Internet Know Where Your Kitty Lives

Hide your kids, hide your wife — hide your cats There's a new data visualization project in town called "I Know Where Your Cat Lives." It crawls the Internet collecting metadata — specifically, the 15 million images tagged "cat" — and...Show More Summary

The Best Blogging Advice I Received From Richard Branson (That Changed My Life)

You know him. Richard Branson. I respect him a lot. He’s my mentor and I love to carry out his instructions because they’re guaranteed to produce results. There are few billionaires who appreciate the ability and skills of others – ...

Father Writes Open Letter to Daughter's 'Murderers' After MH17 Tragedy

A father from the Netherlands has penned a strongly-worded letter to the men responsible for "murdering" his 17-year-old daughter in the MH17 crash. Hans de Borst lost his only daughter Elsemiek in the devastating Malaysia Airlines crash that killed 298 people on Thursday. Show More Summary

Australian Journalist Criticised for Touching MH17 Victims' Belongings

SYDNEY — Following allegations that pro-Russian rebels may have "severely compromised" the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine, journalists have been caught touching victims' belongings. Australian ABC journalist...Show More Summary

Chromecast Hack Lets You Rickroll Your Neighbor's TV

One of the biggest draws of Google's Chromecast is how simple it is to set up and use. But the streaming dongle also comes with a bug that may hinder its usability — one that a security researcher has hilariously exploited in the name...Show More Summary

Hillary Clinton: Social Media Shouldn't Be Used as a 'Weapon'

Hillary Clinton has high hopes for the future of social media — but we're not there just yet The former U.S. Secretary of State spoke at Twitter headquarters in San Francisco Monday night, capping off a day in Silicon Valley during which...Show More Summary

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