The social network sends its Trust and Safety Council an email detailing how it will address its long-standing problem of abusive behavior.
Twitter is lacing up its high-tops for the tipoff of the 2017-18 National Basketball Association season Tuesday night. The social network launched hashtag-triggered emojis for all 30 clubs in the league, as well as special NBA emojis for #NBA and #NBATwitter. Use your #NBA team's #hashtag to unlock their hashmoji! pic.twitter.com/RYrDIuEaBB -- NBA (@NBA) October...
When ESPN suspended Jemele Hill for two weeks after she explored the idea of boycotting Dallas Cowboys sponsors, the network made clear that there’s a line its on-air personalities cannot cross when it comes to politics and social issues on social media. Show More Summary
Dugan will officially depart Building 8 in early 2018 to lead "a new endeavor." Although most of us know Facebook for its bloated social network and messaging service, the company has its toes dipped in quite a few different projects – one of which is Building 8. Show More Summary
Facebook's secretive Building 8 hardware lab is losing its boss. Regina Dugan, who left Google's Advanced Technology and Projects group to lead Building 8, announced that she will be leaving the social network at the beginning of 2018...Show More Summary
Mark Zuckerberg unveiled a grand 10-year plan last year for his social networking giant. But another business leader is swooping in with something far greater: a 300-year plan. His name is Masayoshi Son, and he's the man behind a $100...Show More Summary
Twitter and The Cybersmile Foundation are joining forces to take on cyberbullying and online abuse. The #TweetForACause campaign, powered by the social network's Niche global content creator network, marks Twitter's first ever pro bono creator initiative. Show More Summary
Global brand technology company You & Mr. Jones announced that it invested $20 million in Pinterest as part of the social network's H round of financing. You & Mr. Jones said in an email to Social Pro Daily that it typically invests around $2 million, "so this can be seen as a major vote of...
A social media network analysis performed by Rewire shows the Family Research Council's messages are resonating with other factions of the far right that explicitly endorse and advocate white supremacist views. The post New Analysis Shows Supporters of Family Research Council Embrace White Supremacy and Neo-Nazism appeared first on Rewire.
We commissioned Crowdbabble, a Canadian market analytics firm, to obtain data on all Twitter accounts that followed these six accounts. The post Methodology: Twitter Social Network Analysis appeared first on Rewire.
In another bid to establish a deeper connection with young'uns who might just see Facebook as a way to communicate with grandma, the social network has snapped up "tbh." It's an app targeting American teens that focuses on positive interactions with friends online. Show More Summary
NBCUniversal, which invested $500 million in Snap Inc. just before its IPO in March, is taking the investment to the next level by teaming up with the social networking company on a new digital content studio tasked with adding a scripted programming to Snap’s Shows platform. Show More Summary
From the creators of Food Street comes Home Street, a new simulation game that tasks you with building a social network and designing a beautiful home. It's a bit like The Sims, but you won't have to worry about the daily chores involved (feeding, exercise, etc.).In Home Street, you'll largely be concerned with earning money and crafting rare items. Show More Summary
Snap may have turned off investors, but its core app is winning over one key group — American teenagers. Even as the social networking company's stock has slumped as the company has fallen shy of Wall Street's expectations, its app has been gaining traction with young consumers. Show More Summary
Snapchat is now the preferred social network amongst teenagers. Snapchat is comfortably ahead of former most popular kid on the block, Instagram, while Facebook and Twitter are both languishing a long way behind their younger, hipper sibling. Show More Summary
Wyatt Cenac has been set to star in a 10-episode late-night comedic docuseries at HBO that John Oliver is executive producing. The network said the series will take a satirical look at social and cultural issues from the former Daily Show correspondent’s unique perspective. Show More Summary
The social network reportedly wants to hire employees with national security clearance.
It only takes about five minutes to buy a Facebook ad with a link to a fake anti-Muslim story and aim it at residents of a Michigan electoral battleground county whom the social network's algorithms perceive to be "very conservative." This...Show More Summary
ESPN host Jemele Hill won’t be in the office for the next two weeks after she was suspended for what the sports network considered inappropriate tweets. The post Social Kinda Wants to Shush ESPN’s Jemele Hill appeared first on The Good Men Project.
LinkedIn is a popular social networking platform developed explicitly for the professional and business community. It allows users to create professional profiles and connect with other people within the social network. With the release of Windows 10, came the long-awaited official desktop application for LinkedIn. Show More Summary