President Donald Trump renewed his attacks on the mainstream media and Hillary Clinton on Twitter Saturday. The president seemingly was responding to news reports about Russian efforts to use social …...
Is Kim Zolciak-Biermann so desperate to prove she’s not racist that she’s playing, “I have a black friend” card? Well, social media is calling out The Real Housewives of Atlanta star for using the cheap tactic. Fans are pointing out that Zolciak has been doing damage control by using her African-American acquaintances (friends?) to try and […]
With the Trump-Russia scandal expanding—it now includes new revelations regarding Moscow’s use of social media in the United States to influence the 2016 campaign—Capitol Hill sources are questioning whether the House intelligence committee...Show More Summary
Staffed by a team of scientists and engineers using ITAR-controlled sensitive technology, TFB’s Instagram feed (@firearmblog) is reborn anew. And as much as most of us loathe social media for updates like ‘Aunt Judy’s middle toe removal...Show More Summary
Have you heard about the latest scandal involving a first lady? No, not that one. Social media is abuzz with speculation that Melania Trump used a body double during a recent non-speaking appearance alongside President Donald Trump. “Is it me … More » The post Did Melania Trump Use A Body Double? appeared first on EveryJoe.
The social media phenomenon #MeToo has gone global. People have used the hashtag in Europe, Australia, the Middle East and beyond to talk about sexual abuse. SEE ALSO: #MeToo: Hashtag shared by Alyssa Milano encourages personal stories of sexual assault and harassment The #MeToo posts blew up in the U.S. Show More Summary
In an effort to keep pace with the ever-changing world of social media, some artists may have allowed Facebook to slip off the wagon a bit, but the growing popularity of Facebook Live presents a golden opportunity for artists and bands both when it comes to ensnaring new fans, and...
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg will not publicly testify before Congress about Russia's use of social media to influence US elections. The company is instead sending its top lawyer, Colin Stretch to testify on November...Show More Summary
Survivors of three recent disasters — the northern California fires, the Las Vegas mass shooting, and Hurricane Maria — used social media and texting as lifelines to connect with loved ones, seek aid, and search for the latest developments. A...Show More Summary
Some people spend a lot of time cheating at marathons to show off on social media, Sonoma State University re-opens, and Richard Branson expresses some feelings about selling Virgin America. [ more › ]
These are my thoughts, short summaries of different ways I’ve been talking about the use of social media with the companies I’ve been meeting with, articulated in some specific facets. perhaps they’ll inspire thoughts about your relationship to social media, personally and for business. Click to view full size. I’m writing on paper now my personal […]
The social media giant's head of Messenger, David Marcus, said the company realizes it needs to scrutinize how people use its platform, both for good and for bad.
Who, if anyone, is hiding behind Melania Trump’s signature sunglasses? Conspiracy theorists are claiming it’s not the first lady, but a body double. Critics have zeroed in on footage from Friday of the first lady standing beside her husband, Presiden… Read The post Does Melania Trump Use a Body Double? Social Media Claims Go Viral appeared first on Towleroad.
Church leaders need to be in social media spaces Social media use is pervasive in American culture today. The various social media platforms we use are the 21st century version of the town square—they are modern-day spaces to exchange...Show More Summary
I used to be popular on the internet, 20000 visitors every day to this website, but then web 2.0 happened and social media and hundreds of other science blogs and splogs…sciencebase diluted. But, there might be salvation…according to a recent marketing study the subjects that people like to read about and share the most are … Continue reading "Popular on the internet"
Unfortunately in the social media era, when something horrific happens, while thousands of people can naturally show compassion, you also have the hundreds of trolls that want to joke about everything to show how savage they are. Insert Mia Khalifa. The former porn star took to twitter shortly after Boston Celtics star Gordon Hayward to […]
Privacy rights group Privacy International says it has obtained evidence for the first time that UK spy agencies are collecting social media information on potentially millions of people. Read More
Isn’t it frustrating to think you finally understand something in business, like marketing with social media, only to realize that the landscape changed while you were looking at other priorities? For example, it used to be that marketing...Show More Summary
Following a week of more devastating and disturbing news about film producer Harvey Weinstein, Hollywood actor Alyssa Milano took to social media to ask women to share their own personal experiences of sexual harassment and sexual assault. Show More Summary
In case you missed it, women are flooding social media this week to share our stories of sexual assault and harassment, using the hashtag #MeToo to “give people a sense of the magnitude of the problem.” Though this should be obvious, in this moment it bears repeating: gender-based violence does not exist without other systems of violence, especially […]