One of the things that made BitConnect so resilient to criticism was its wide network of promoters, shamelessly shilling the company on YouTube and other social media channels. But it seems that even these “once-passionate” supporters are leaving the Bitcoin investment platform behind – though probably not for the right reasons. Show More Summary
Among all the social media networks available today Instagram is probably the most exciting one. People sharing and exchanging pictures of beautiful moments and things in their life. What could be more positive and inspiring? However,...Show More Summary
COPENHAGEN - Danish toymaker Lego is teaming up with Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd (0700.HK) to jointly develop online games and potentially a social network aimed at Chinese children. Privately-owned Lego has seen a slowdown...Show More Summary
Instead of chasing their fans from app to app and social network to social network, brands must incorporate social engagement into their brand environments from the start, argues Vivoom CEO Katherine Hays. Such an approach helps brands...Show More Summary
San Francisco's booming tech industry has produced an array of gated societies throughout the city. The Battery, which opened nearly four years ago, is a members-only clubhouse dedicated to creating an innovative social networking space. Show More Summary
Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg is paying the price for the latest changes to the social networking site, losing nearly $3.3 billion of his personal net worth, according to a Forbes calculation. The 4.4 percent drop came just after Zuckerberg’s announcement that Facebook would change its...
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai says social networks are a bigger threat to the free internet than his plan to eliminate net-neutrality rules.
People are starting to wake up to the threat an unsecure social media account poses to their online privacy and security. It's time you secured your accounts. Read the full article: How to Secure Your Social Network Privacy for the New Year
Another building block in the space-based blockchain. TechinAsia reports: From ecommerce to social networking to cloud computing, the lion’s share of internet services depends on a few, multibillion dollar corporates. Amazon, Facebook, Google, and others are emerging as the foundation of the internet industry. Show More Summary
Facebook's move to highlight posts from friends and family over those from brands and publications follows months of turmoil for the social network and will result in lower advertising revenue—at least in the short-term, analysts sa...
Digital publishers are reckoning with the potential impact of Facebook’s planned changes to its news feed, with reactions ranging from trepidation to confidence to reflection on the folly of depending on the social network for web traffic in the first place.
How does Facebook’s planned new feed changes affect me? That’s the question that people asked Friday, a day after the social network’s announcement. But the answer to that depends on whom you ask. Facebook said that it’s shifting the focus of its news feed to promote “meaningful” posts, mostly from family and friends. The tweaks […]
Sites that depend on the social network for all-important traffic could have a hard time maintaining their ad rates
EXCLUSIVE: LD Entertainment has optioned the rights to Celeste Ng's 2014 debut novel, Everything I Never Told You, and will team with Oscar-nominated producer Michael De Luca (The Social Network, Captain Phillips, Moneyball) on a film adaptation. Show More Summary
Two billion users will see major changes as part of what the social network has planned to address growing controversy over the role it plays in people's lives and in society.
(Carnegie Mellon University) Today, we take it for granted that stress and disease are linked and that psychological stress, social networks and socioeconomic status impacts infections, cardiovascular disease and asthma. Much of what we know about these connections between biology and psychology is because of Carnegie Mellon University's Sheldon Cohen.
Facebook is changing the News Feed, focusing on posts from family and friends rather than those from pages and brands. The social network is also trying to initiate more meaningful social interactions, which will be promoted above more passive activities such as watching videos. Show More Summary
Facebook has announced a complete overhaul of what will appear in its news feed. The move is a major blow to musicians and music marketers who have spent countless hours building an audience on the social network. This 2 minute video explains the changes: MORE: Facebook Overhauls News Feed, Demotes...
Facebook shares dove more than 4% during early trading Friday after the social network announced it was making major changes to its signature News Feed. Facebook said it would begin prioritizing posts from users’ friends and families that spark the most interaction over posts from brands and publishers....
The social network has implemented major changes to the types of posts, videos and photos that appear in your News Feed. Here is what you should expect.