David Besbris, the former head of Google's social network is said to be out.
Bill Herbert (Hunter College) and Alicia McNally (New York State PERB) have just posted on SSRN their article, Just Cause Discipline for Social Networking in the New Gilded Age: Will the Law Look the Other Way?. The abstract: We liv...
Social networks such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter play an increasingly central role in our lives. Centrality is also an important concept in the theory of social networks. Centrality of an individual, called a "node" in network theory, measures its relative importance within a network. read more
How to Create a Social Celebrity March 01, 2015 Something I’ve always been fascinated with is the power of celebrities on social networks. Fortune 500 companies have more money to focus on advertising and marketing, but they all pale in comparison to celebrities such as Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift, and Justin Bieber.
What will you find on the gay social networking and dating app, Grindr, at CPAC? Young gay conservatives ready for their movement o shift on issues that target gays. Reason TV took on a social experiment at the 2015 Conservative Political...Show More Summary
Despite that February is a short month, there’s been a veritable explosion of new iPhone and iPad apps. In fact, iOS users have been kept super busy trying out everything from social networking and games to some awesome photography and artistic debuts. Here’s 10 of our favorites. Show More Summary
Facebook has 1.393 billion active monthly members from across the world. And Facebook knows a surprising amount about us – information we willingly volunteer. This isn’t just basic details like name, age, and education: some of these things are very personal. Show More Summary
A courageous broadside at cyber culture, a dose of reality therapy for the Internet, social networks, video gaming, cyber gadgets, and the damage they might do to malleable, developing minds.
The latest social media phenomenon to "break the Internet" was more important to the broadcast news networks than the federal decision to regulate the Internet which could cost taxpayers billions of dollars. The Federal Communication Commission (FCC) passed Internet regulations on Feb. Show More Summary
Every Thursday when I go on Instagram<, I am greeted with a myriad of baby photos captioned with a #tbt. Throwback Thursday, as it is abbreviated, is a time where a social network sharing the world in the present takes a trip to (in most cases) a nostalgic, happy moment in the past. Show More Summary
As more customers go to social networks with their complaints, it’s important for businesses to be aware of the challenges that come with social customer service. An infographic from Ohio University highlights the most common scenarios...Show More Summary
In the era of online networking it is important to make meaningful connections to make your personal brand stand out. In order to attract new leads you need to be an active user on one the most powerful social networks, LinkedIn. How...Show More Summary
Facebook Inc had already expanded the gender options on its social network to 58 different choices, and now it has expanded that number even further by adding a “fill in the blank” option that allows users to input whatever they want. … Continue reading ?
"I don't attempt to unilaterally leverage my social network," says the Coldwell Banker Danforth broker, "but I am trying to build a network of individuals who would be willing to support me."...
How to Use LinkedIn for Business Development February 27, 2015 LinkedIn is the primary social network for professional services firms – it’s where you future clients are sharing relevant information and discussing industry trends. By...Show More Summary
Facebook now allows its users to enter any term they want to describe their gender, and also indicate how they’d like to be addressed. The social network previously offered a list of gender identities to choose from, but now allows users to add their own preferred terms. Show More Summary
This dress — which originated on tumblr — is causing the greatest debate on Twitter right now! What color is this dress? The colors are debated all across social network right now on what color scheme it actually is. Many are saying White and Gold, while others are insisting on Blue and Black. What do [...]
Facebook is releasing a new iPhone app through the Apple App Store, but it’s not for everyone. It’s for the world’s software designers. This morning, the social networking giant unloaded an app-ified version of Origami, the primary design...Show More Summary
“ Beyond the org chart: live data & social networks are new tools to visualize work http://t.co/PNqdZQY8L6 via @gigaomresearch & @stoweboyd — Ken Andersen (@WhyMrAndersen) February 24, 2015 ”
Last summer, we wrote about the rise of open journalism, whereby people take publicly-available information, typically on social networks, to extract important details that other, more official sources either overlook or try to hide....Show More Summary