NPR (blog) Writers Of Color Flock To Social Media For A New Way To Use Language NPR (blog) Indeed, we write the books and submit to the journals and magazines, but writers of color have also found ways to use social media to create and sustain...
Social Media proves important resource for law enforcement The State The investigation, originated when police obtained Facebook messages between Moss and the student that were deemed inappropriate, is just one example of how social media has had...
Over the past several months, Facebook has been reducing the organic reach of Pages. A recent study found that companies' posts dropped from reaching 12% of their followers in October to just 6% by February
Predicting the Next Social Media Hit Re/code Facebook and Snapchat and WhatsApp may be changing our social behavior — the way in which we socialize — but they have not changed the underlying social impulses, or why we choose to engage in those...
Social Media Researcher Gets How Teenagers Use The Internet NPR Playlist; Download. In the world of social media research, danah boyd is a star. She says most adults misread and overreact to the online lives of teenagers.
"Context is everything, says Boyd. She believes teenagers' behavior online is often misinterpreted without it."
Social media lie detector app in development CANOE A prototype of Pheme, an app dedicated to weeding out false information and fake stories on social media, has been developed by a team of researchers.
In spite of a federal order prohibiting nighttime work at a CP Rail locomotive maintenance facility, nearby residents say loud noise continues to keep them up at night, and they’ve launched a new Twitter campaign in response. “I hear it…
MIT Algorithm Takes Aim At Social Media Cyberbullying WGBH NEWS And Max, Michael and Hyacinth — seventh graders at Weston Middle School, are among them. Each has an iPhone, and using mobile apps comes as second nature to them.
Back in December, when UPS’s Facebook page was the target of blistering comments from customers who didn’t get their deliveries by Christmas, many employees dove into the conversation, leaping to their employer’s defense.
Washington Post (blog) How alleged social media leaks are shaping politics in Ukraine and Turkey Washington Post (blog) This file photo taken on March 6, 2014 shows Yulia Tymoshenko, leader of Ukraine's Batkivshchyna Party, addressing the media...
Campaigns Contend With Vitriol on Social Media Texas Tribune Dave Carney, Abbott's chief campaign strategist, said it is indeed a tricky job to handle controversial remarks on social media, where commenters are often anonymous.
They won't express their thoughts to you in person, but they'll shout it to their hundreds of Facebook friends and Twitter followers (Why men are sharing their feelings on social media | http://t.co/HIkocTzN1Z)...
With all the usual cautions...this is fascinating research.
Dealing With Difficult Social Media Followers Forbes Businesses today can't avoid creating a social media presence.
Trolls as described in this article are not all that common but when confronted with a troll of this nature, this is a good how-to.
Most importantly, if the person (anonymous or not) is suppressing the comments of others by insulting deriding or otherwise bullying them, it's time to cut them off. Allowing them to continue creates an unsafe environment for all.