Ten's Gordon slams fake news, social media
The Cairns Post
Ten Network chairman David Gordon has hit out at social media companies for allowing fake news to circulate on their networks, suggesting they should be held to the same standards as commercial broadcasters. "It is not acceptable that social media and ...and more »
NBC's 'Hairspray Live!': The Best Social Media Reactions to the Show
NBC's 2016 production of Hairspray Live! is in the books! We know you're still processing all that went down, so we assembled some of night's best memes and Twitter takes to help you take it in. Who gave the best performance? How did Ariana Grande hold ...and more »
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Kid Rock creates social media storm selling pro-Trump merch
New York Post
Due to overwhelming demand, we decided to go ahead and actually make this and other current event merch. Purchase by Wednesday to receive by Christmas. Shop now: http://smarturl.it/KidRockWBRStore ...
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- Courier Mail
Bizarre tweet from Queensland Rail
QUEENSLAND Rail has denied responsibility for an emoji that was posted on its Twitter feed today in the midst of heavy delays across the network. A spokeswoman said the laughing emoji “did not originate from within the Queensland Rail social media team ...and more »
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Rancho Penasquitos Home Lights Up for Holidays With Social Media Twist
NBC Southern California
Holiday Light Decorations and social media are uniting on Christmas Card Lane in Rancho Penasquitos. The resident of the festive house is spreading holiday cheer, socially. This socially aware house is located at 8913 Oviedo Street in Rancho Penasquitos.and more »
The year that was in social media
As far as drama goes, 2016 was quite a year in the world of social media. Celebs went multi-platform this year, to break-up, make up, reignite old Twitter feuds and share a whole heap of embarrassing Snapchat stories we wish we could unsee. From Kiwi ...and more »
- 5 Key Benefits of Incorporating Social Media into Your CX Plan
Business 2 Community
It is no surprise how the advances in technology are providing unique opportunities to engage and gain insight to the customer experience like never before. This is especially true in social media. Without conducting any formal research, companies can ...
Soulja Boy Has Guns On Social Media Again...
Soulja Boy is proving time and time again that he'd benefit from hiring a social media professional to handle his image and his accounts online. However, since he currently is the one in control of his accounts, often taking an extreme, no-filter ...and more »
- Pharmacy Times
9 Tips: A Guide to Using Social Media Management Tools
Social media is an active, 24/7, 2-way conversation. It's happening all around you, and most businesses have learned that getting online is the only way to drive engagement with their brand. Pharmacies have an opportunity to leverage social media to ...
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Kensington Police using social media fame to raise awareness
The Journal Pioneer
Const. Rob Hartlen of the Kensington Police Service shares the social media hashtag #NotSoberNotDriving. The police department is giving away prizes between now and Jan. 2 to anyone who uses the hashtag. ©Colin MacLean/TC Media.and more »
These 3 Social Media Giants are Teaming Up to Take Down Terrorism
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Paula Patton Returns to Social Media
The 41-year-old actress tweeted Tuesday for the first time since early 2014. "Please forgive my long absence!" she wrote. "Feeling so grateful for every second of this life. If any of you are still out there, thank you & I'm sorry!" Please forgive my ...
Paula Patton Returns to Social Media After More Than 2 Years: 'Please Forgive My Long Absence'Entertainment Tonightall 9 news articles »
The Top 7 Social Media Trends That Dominated 2016
How big did your social media audience become in 2016? How many new platforms did you incorporate into your campaign, and how did you change your content syndication or advertising strategies to reflect the latest trends? If you don't know the answers ...
Social Media Unlocks the Beauty of a Growing Automobile IndustrySocialTimes
Law Enforcement Agencies Spend Millions on Social Media MonitoringGovernment Technology
- Social media gone wrong for 'Game of Thrones' star Maisie Williams
Some sexy photos intended to be shared with her inner circle via Facebook ended up leaking to Reddit — and causing major buzz online. The pictures show the 19-year-old posing topless on a rock, with her back turned to the camera, and with two female ...and more »
Time's 'Person of the Year' sparks social media brawl
President-elect Donald Trump is 2016's Person of the Year. Social media has a few thoughts on that. Photo by Time Magazine. The "Person of the Year" is boiling on social media. This morning, Facebook and Twitter feel like the family dinner that turns ...
Wait, did Time really name Trump "Person of the Year"?! I thought that was a joke.NEWS.com.au
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Trump the Twitter president: Social media gives him tweet revenge
Newly-elected President Donald Trump will soon take the helm of the world's most-powerful job. He'll command an expansive nuclear arsenal, an unparalleled military and a Twitter account with 16.9 million followers. That last item gives Trump the unique ...and more »
#PearlHarborRemembranceDay Trends As Social Media Reflects On 75th Anniversary - Business 2 CommunityBusiness 2 Community
#PearlHarborRemembranceDay Trends As Social Media Reflects On 75th Anniversary
Business 2 Community
Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day is observed to remember and honor the 2,403 citizens of the United States who were killed in the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor in Hawaii on December 7, 1941. Pearl Harbor Day is not a federal holiday ...and more »
Brits are shunning Christmas cards in favour of using social media… and 52% will use messaging apps to spread their ... - The SunThe Sun
Brits are shunning Christmas cards in favour of using social media… and 52% will use messaging apps to spread their ...
SENDING Christmas cards may soon become a thing of the past, according to new research. The tradition of sending Christmas cheer via post may be a dying trend, a study by money transfer service WorldRemit has found. Pile of Christmas cards.and more »
Michael Flynn, Trump national security pick, under fire for social media posts
On issues of national security and intelligence, no one is likely to have more influence in Donald Trump's White House than retired Gen. Michael T. Flynn. Yet Flynn, Trump's incoming national security adviser, has gained prominence in Republican ...
Incoming national security adviser's son, who peddles conspiracies, has a government transition emailCNN
Michael G Flynn on Twitter: "Until #Pizzagate prove
- Marketing Land
8 companies doing social media right and what marketers can learn from them
Are you reaching your audience on social media the right way? Columnist Jordan Kasteler takes a look at 8 brands you can take a page from. Jordan Kasteler on December 6, 2016 at 12:21 pm. More. thumbs-up Many businesses set up shop on Facebook, ...
Zenly lays out its plan to become a must-have social media app
French-based location sharing app Zenly hopes to be the next Snapchat and co-founder Antoine Martin came onstage at TechCrunch Disrupt London to talk about how it plans to get there. The original idea came from Foursquare check-ins but Zenly allows ...
- The Guardian
Megyn Kelly accuses Trump social media director of inciting online abuse
Megyn Kelly at the Republican presidential primary debate in Des Moines, Iowa, on 28 January 2016. Photograph: Chris Carlson/AP. David Smith in Washington. Tuesday 6 December 2016 09.41 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email
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- Financial Times
Social media groups join forces to counter online terror content
Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Twitter on Monday announced they had joined forces in an attempt to curb explicit terrorist imagery online. Sample the FT's top stories for a week. You select the topic, we deliver the news. Select topic. Select topic ...
Tech Supergroup Team Up To Fight "Extreme" Hate Content On Social MediaIFLScience
Social media giants announce new plan to curb terrorist propaganda
- KPRC Houston
Teen throws cat off balcony, posts video to social media
NEWARK, N.J. - A teenage girl was arrested on animal cruelty charges for allegedly throwing a cat off a third-story balcony and sharing it on social media. [READ THE ORIGINAL STORY ON LOCAL10.COM] ...and more »
Max Key shares social media tribute to 'role model' dad
Max Key has voiced his support for dad John Key's decision to resign from parliament on Monday. The DJ shared a tribute for his dad on social media, describing the prime minister as "the best role model I could have asked for." On Monday afternoon ...
John Key announces resignation as PM: Social media reactsNewshuball 411 news articles »
NowNS: Social media spots your next destination
T here was a time, not so long ago, when we chose our travel destinations based on glossy magazines, billboards and stiff television ads. But a change in destination marketing has taken place before our very eyes (and smartphones) and we've been a part ...
- Daily Mail
UFC fighter Sage Northcutt inspires social media trend tearing apples apart
In order to encourage people to take up the challenge, Sage later took to Twitter once again to offer a signed picture to the makers of his favorite versions. What has followed since is a wave of social media users picking up apples on camera and doing ...and more »
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Cleaner in Saudi Arabia showered with gifts after social media
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Copyright 2016 Cable News Network/Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. (CNN). A cleaner in the capital of Saudi Arabia was given a set of gold jewels and ...and more »
Doctors given social media training on how to avoid amorous patient advances
Doctors are being issued advice on how to handle patients who make amorous advances towards them on social media. The Medical Defence Union (MDU) said social media meant doctors were "more accessible than ever" to patients who wanted more than ...and more »
Snow day sends Vancouverites to social media
Elsewhere in Canada people may laugh, but in Metro Vancouver the few centimetres of snow that fell Monday morning was a big deal — the first real snowfall in almost two years. Here's a look at the pretty pictures and traffic chaos that ensued, as ...
How Selfies and Social Media Changed Bodybuilding
In an eight-minute YouTube video that has attracted more than 28,000 views, Renaldo Gairy prepares himself for an excruciating workout at the Olympia Fitness gym in Mississauga, Ontario, as electro dubstep blasts heavily in the background. With biceps ...and more »
Alan Thicke Urges Anti-Trump Demonstrators to Use Social Media: "That's How Trump Got Elected" - Hollywood ReporterHollywood Reporter
Alan Thicke Urges Anti-Trump Demonstrators to Use Social Media: "That's How Trump Got Elected"
The 'Growing Pains' TV dad and Hillary Clinton supporter says protesters should organize online, rather than "clogging the freeways." Growing Pains TV dad Alan Thicke said he would have voted for Hillary Clinton in the recent U.S. presidential election.and more »
- Christian Science Monitor
EU urges social media giants to act on hate speech
Christian Science Monitor
Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Microsoft must act faster to counteract hate speech, the European Commission said on Sunday. By Gretel Kauffman, Staff December 5, 2016. Save for later Saved. close. A 3D-printed Facebook logo is seen in front of the ...and more »
- The Guardian
'Nothing is private any more': behind Dear Evan Hansen, the social media musical
'The stakes are never as high again as it feels when you're at that age' ... Ben Platt in Dear Evan Hansen. Photograph: PR. Alexis Soloski · @ASoloski. Monday 5 December 2016 11.40 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more ...and more »
Is social media making your child ill? Here are the signs to watch out for
Newsreader Mark Austin partly blames social media for his daughter' anorexia, but how can parents protect kids from unhealthy ideas about their bodies? Share; Comments. ByWarren Manger. 15:49, 5 DEC 2016; Updated 15:51, 5 DEC 2016. Lifestyle.
#ReadyToTeach: Nova Scotia teachers using social media to show off their day with no kids - MetroNews CanadaMetroNews Canada
#ReadyToTeach: Nova Scotia teachers using social media to show off their day with no kids
Everything from reading to puppets to a physical education teacher's empty gym class popping up on Twitter. Share on Facebook. Reddit this! A. A. Report an Error. Share via Email. Print. A physical education teacher posted this to Twitter on Monday ...and more »
Twitter is the new social media darling for travelers, solving problems and saving money - Los Angeles TimesTwitter is the new social media darling for travelers, solving problems and saving money
Los Angeles Times
When I'm in a travel bind, whether it's before a trip or at the airport, I often use Twitter to contact the airlines. That social media outlet can lead to better service and sometimes even savings. Anthony Berklich, founder of the travel platform ...
Paedophile 'monster' set up fake social media accounts to prey on girls as young as 11 - Mirror.co.ukMirror.co.uk
Paedophile 'monster' set up fake social media accounts to prey on girls as young as 11
A pervert who created fake social media accounts to pose as a schoolgirl and prey on youngsters online has been jailed. James Bird, who walked free from court in 2014 after admitting a raft of disturbing offences, admitted 42 counts of child sexual ...
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- Social Media Unlocks the Beauty of a Growing Automobile Industry
Social media is the perfect platform for sharing compelling automobile stories such as visuals, videos or content. The number of consumers using Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or Pinterest as part of their research methods has grown. According to data ...
Social Media Ad Spending Is Expected to Pass Newspapers by 2020
The amount of money spent on advertising on social media is set to catch up with newspaper ad revenues by 2020, a leading forecaster said on Monday. The rapid expansion of social media platforms on mobile devices, as well as faster internet ...
Social media advertising spend set to overtake newspapers by 2020: ResearchCNBC
Social media revenue to overtake newspaper spendingNewshub
US ad growth set for 2017 slowdown
Cybercrooks cash in with sextortion scams targeting safe spaces on social media - International Business Times UKInternational Business Times UK
Cybercrooks cash in with sextortion scams targeting safe spaces on social media
International Business Times UK
According to the National Crime Agency, sextortion scams have resulted in 4 deaths over the year. India Ashok. By India Ashok. December 5, 2016 10:45 GMT. Police warn of increasing threat of 'sextortion' from foreign criminal gangs Close. Embed Feed ...
- The Guardian
Cyber criminals move to exploit 'safe' social media spaces
Many people think it's easy enough to spot an email scam, but research shows they lack the same vigilance on Facebook or other similar sites. Photograph: Alamy. Shane Hickey. Monday 5 December 2016 01.59 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter ...
- Financial Times
Brussels urges US social media sites to act swiftly on hate posts
Brussels is pressing US social media giants such as Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Microsoft to escalate a voluntary clampdown against illegal hate speech ...and more »
- The Guardian
In these turbulent times, take a break from social media to find comfort
The internet is often a stream of anxiety-inducing hatred. Solace can only be found in the real world. A man walks along a tree lined path. ' Like many others, I am seeking comfort away from the screen.' Photograph: Alamy. Sunday 4 December 2016 07.00 ...
- The Guardian
Shame: a Scandi TV sensation for the social media generation
They sent chills down our spines with Nordic noir and sold us the ultimate comfort blanket in hygge – now Scandinavia is reinventing the teen drama thanks to Norway's cult hit Skam (it's Norwegian for shame). The series has gone from much-loved secret ...
The NFL is changing its social media policy again
Back in October, the National Football League decided to crack down on the perceived “wild west” usage of social media by its teams, stating that that they could be fined up to $100,000 for posting certain types of media online during the game ...
The NFL will reportedly relax their social media rules so teams can post more GIFs and videosTechCrunch
NFL is changing its new social media policy after just 7 we
I fear for my children in the age of social media, says Gabby Logan
Television presenter Gabby Logan has revealed her biggest fear for her children is social media with its internet trolls, of which she herself has been a victim.and more »
- New York Times
Job Market|Don't Quit Social Media. Put It to Work for Your Career Instead.
New York Times
As director of digital communications and social media at the career site Monster, I read Cal Newport's recent Preoccupations column, “Quit Social Media. Your Career May Depend on It,” with great interest. Mr. Newport argues that social media is ...and more »
- Irish Times
Keyboard warriors: how social media is the weapon of choice in war
Our interpreter describes Mykhailo Mykhailovsky as “class”. Mykhailovsky is a young deputy commander in the Donbas battalion of the Ukrainian army, fighting Russian-backed separatists in a conflict that has rumbled on since April 2014 – a conflict that ...and more »
Wenger to drop Jenkinson to protect him from social media taunts
Carl Jenkinson is devoid of confidence and taking him out of the Arsenal firing line is the best solution, says Arsene Wenger. Arsene Wenger is to drop Carl Jenkinson for Arsenal's London derby against West Ham on Saturday to protect the right-back ...
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger to shield Carl Jenkinson from another social media battering by dropping fullback at West ...Mirror.co.ukall 281 news articles&nbs