PHUKET, Thailand (AP) — The wife of a Thai man who hanged their 11-month-old daughter on Facebook Live says her husband is the only person to blame, and she bears no anger toward the social media site or the users who shared the horrific video.
The Major League Baseball Players Association last week announced a new baseball-themed social media platform that’s supposed to revolutionize player-fan engagement. The site is called “Infield Chatter” and according to a press release, it will facilitate easy interaction between the more than guys in uniform and the fans at home. Show More Summary
Have you noticed how posting on social media sites can be addictive? Like any drug, it starts off seeming like... The post We Don’t Need More Likes, We Need Self-Esteem appeared first on Lifehack. Self-esteem is vitally important to our well-being and happiness. We shouldn't allow social media likes and shares to determine our self-esteem.
Kate Hudson celebrated her 38th birthday last week with a beautiful and sweet Instagram post, sharing home movies of her sons to the social media site. The clip shows Hudson's boys, 13-year-old Ryder and 5-year-old Bingham, in various...Show More Summary
Two of the increasingly popular social media sites are offering users new options on advertising and how they organize their content.
One of 2016's surprise ad hits was agency David's "#ManBoobs4Boobs" campaign, a breast-cancer awareness campaign that cleverly got around social media sites' ban on female nipples by demonstrating a self-exam on a male model instead. The work, created for the Breast Cancer Help Movement (MACMA), won a slew of Gold Lions across various categories at...
Just another reason to reconsider our total reliance on a handful of social media sites.
Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg pledged on Tuesday that his company would do all it could to prevent postings of incidents such as Sunday’s fatal shooting in Cleveland, which was visible on the social media site for two hours. Zuckerberg, speaking at Facebook’s annual...
The majority of adults on the internet have more than one social networking profile on sites like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Although the core purpose of these sites are similar -- to digitally connect with peers and loved ones -- new research found users often adopt different personas unique to each social network.
When you are promoting your product through social media platforms, you want to make sure you are setting yourself up for success. First Site Guide has published the The Best Times to Post to Social Media infographic cheat sheet gives you data on the daily high traffic times of each platform to increase the likelihood of your post being seen. Show More Summary
Hello readers. The Moderate Voice has been through a large number of issues the past 6 to 9 months. Site attacks primarily but also how to align itself in the current hyper-active 24/7 news cycle with social media. We’ve held on, more or less, to the traditional blog style format. But that will change to [...]Show More Summary
European governments are threatening new laws and fines unless social media sites get tougher on misinformation and move quickly to remove extremist propaganda.
For the last several months, Kris Shaffer and I have been working together on tracking news sites, partisan sites, and hate sites, and their relative popularity on social media. We have also been looking at the advertising and tracking technology used on these sites in an effort to understand how these sites generate revenue. Show More Summary
According to the Pew Research center, the majority of adults on the internet have more than one social networking profile on sites like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Although the core purpose of these sites are similar – to digitally...Show More Summary
Social media sites allow people to post suicide pranks, demeaning messages, racial hate, and actual suicides throughout the world. Will it ever end, and is there any way to stop it? It used to be kids were bullied on the playgrounds, malls, social gathering places, and in schools. Show More Summary
Marsha Ambrosius Shares First Photos Of Her Daughter Nyla If you follow her on social media (or read our site) then many of you already know that sultry songstress Marsha Ambrosius gave birth to a beautiful baby girl around Christma...
Facebook is fighting revenge porn by helping users keep inappropriate content off the social media site and its partner platforms.
Germany faces criticism from some of the web's biggest names over plans to weaken encrypted communication and fine social media sites for hate speech.
BERLIN (AP) — Germany faces criticism from some of the web's biggest names over plans to weaken encrypted communication and fine social media sites for hate speech. The Internet Society, which represents tech giants, academia and nonprofit organizations, says giving law enforcement "back doors" to break encryption is a bad idea.
The German cabinet today approved strict new standards that would fine sites like Twitter and Facebook as much as $53 million for failing to regulate hate speech and fake news.