Trinidad & Tobago Express
Cop charged over social media video
Trinidad & Tobago Express
A video shared on social media in which a prisoner's genitals were shown, and a claim made that he was bitten during a sexual assault, has led to the arrest and prosecution of a police constable charged with a crime under Section 8 of the Libel and ...
- New York Times
Police Posted Missing Teenagers' Data on Social Media. A City Took Note.
New York Times
Members of the Congressional Black Caucus asked the authorities to determine whether the disappearances were part of a larger trend. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. A new approach by the Metropolitan Police Department in Washington to use ...
- Perks, pitfalls of removing yourself from social media
San Francisco Chronicle
Part of the allure of social media is telling friends and strangers what's happening in your life. Post. Tweet. Share. Repeat. But suppose you are worried that you have revealed too much and want to protect your privacy. You can delete your social ...
Mark Critch on what social media means for satire
As reporting the news has changed with social media, so too has making fun of it, said Mark Critch, star of This Hour Has 22 Minutes at The National in Conversation: The Changing Nature of News. The National In Conversation touches down in Charlottetown.and more »
- The Denver Post
The myriad effects of social media on the justice system
The Denver Post
My wife locked her classroom door, moved away from any windows, and sent me a text to let me know a man with a gun had been seen outside her school. The swift, professional reaction of teachers and staff at Sierra Middle School locked down the building ...
- The Denver Post
In so many ways, users of social media improve our journalism
The Denver Post
Of late in these pages we've offered semi-regular themed editions that go beyond our normal presentation of several topical subjects. This Sunday we focus on social media's impact on politics and public policy. The rationale should be straightforward ...
Firebombing suspect's social-media moves a sign that the revolution is being live-streamed - Baltimore Sun (blog)Baltimore Sun (blog)
Firebombing suspect's social-media moves a sign that the revolution is being live-streamed
Baltimore Sun (blog)
Media critic David Zurawik says that while a wise man once said "the revolution will not be televised," they had no idea the role that live-streaming would end up playing in modern day society. (Ulysses Munoz / Baltimore Sun). David ZurawikContact ...and more »
- CBS News
Democrats celebrate collapse of GOP health care bill on social media
After Republican leadership pulled the GOP health care bill from the House floor on Friday afternoon, those opposed to the legislation shared gleeful reactions on Twitter. Some went the “schadenfreude” route. “Hey Republicans, don't worry, that burn is ...
Trump's truck driver moment getting traction on social mediaAl-Arabiyaall 5,115 news articles »
- Teen shot, man carjacked after social media setup
SOUTH DAYTONA, Fla. - A teenager who was shot and a man who was carjacked both were planning to meet up with a female from a social media app when their assailants struck, according to the South Daytona Police Department. The first incident was ...
STUDY: Anti-Semitic Content Posted On Social Media Every 83 Seconds
On average, anti-Semitic posts are uploaded to social media every 83 seconds, according to a new study by the World Jewish Congress — and the majority of anti-Semitic content is found on Twitter. “We knew that anti-Semitism online was on the rise, but ...
Anti-Semitic post uploaded to social media every 83 secondsThe Times of Israel
An anti-Semitic post is uploaded to social media every 83 seconds, W
Exclusive: Google and social media companies could be prosecuted if they show extremist videos - Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk
Exclusive: Google and social media companies could be prosecuted if they show extremist videos
Google, Facebook and other internet companies could be prosecuted if they do not stop extremist videos from being seen on their websites by people in Britain, The Daily Telegraph can disclose. Ministers are considering a new law which would mean Google ...
Is this the tipping point for social media giants? - The WharfThe Wharfall 14 news articles »
#MissingDCGirls Trends As Social Media Discusses Increase In Missing Black And Latino Girls - Business 2 CommunityBusiness 2 Community
#MissingDCGirls Trends As Social Media Discusses Increase In Missing Black And Latino Girls
Business 2 Community
People on social media are campaigning to find D.C.'s missing youths after an Instagram post claiming 14 girls had disappeared in D.C. over a 24-hour period went viral across social media. However, reports are stating that the post is inaccurate. The ...
Missing DC girls spark outcry on social media, for better and worseThe San Diego Union-Tribune
- Toronto Star
If social media addiction doesn't worry you, think of the jowls: Teitel
Studies abound comparing the withdrawal symptoms of social media addiction to those of drug and alcohol dependency. Heavy social media use has been linked to ailments including "text neck" — when people as young as adolescents develop back and ...
Social media 'must do more' to fight terrorism - Theresa May
British Prime Minister Theresa May wants social media firms to do more to prevent the spread of extremist material online, her spokesman said, two days after a British-born Muslim convert killed at least four people in London. "The fight against ...and more »
- Times LIVE
Don't fuel Delft taxi conflict with social media posts: Police
A large contingent of police were in Delft to cordon off Main Road between Symphony Way and the taxi rank. Image by: Mandla Mnyakama. As tensions between the Cape Amalgamated Taxi Association (CATA) and Delft Taxi Association (DTA) appeared to ...
- Stars and social media attract attention to #missingDCgirls
News & Observer
Unsatisfied with the attention that black and Latina missing girls in the D.C. area have attracted from traditional media outlets, social media users took to Twitter with hashtags #DCGirls and #MissingDCgirls to increase awareness. And social media may ...
John Wall uses social media to spotlight missing black kids in DC - CSN Mid-Atlantic (press release) (blog)CSN Mid-Atlantic (press release) (blog)
John Wall uses social media to spotlight missing black kids in DC
CSN Mid-Atlantic (press release) (blog)
Wizards star John Wall is from Raleigh, North Carolina, but engages with the D.C. community as his own. In fact, last season he won the NBA Cares Community Assist Award for his good works. Like many residents in and around the District, Wall has been ...and more »
4 globaldev social media campaigns that worked
Social media experts gathered at the Bond Conference in London on Tuesday to reflect on their favorite global development-related social media campaigns in recent years and to offer lessons learned for raising the profile of an event, cause or ...
- CSO Online
Bitcoin rise fuels social media scams
The price of a single Bitcoin passed that of an ounce of gold for the first time this month, and scammers were quick to get in on the action with Ponzi schemes and phishing sites spread via social media. Victims are lured in with fake Bitcoin wallets ...
Report: Rise in Bitcoin Related Scams on Social MediaCryptoCoinsNews
Report: Bitcoin Social Media Scams Are On the Rise - CoinDeskCoinDesk
Bitcoin Scams Spread On Social MediaMediaPost
Stunning 47-year-old model becomes a social media star for being the hottest GRANDMOTHER in the world - The SunThe Sun
Stunning 47-year-old model becomes a social media star for being the hottest GRANDMOTHER in the world
Her athletic figure and elegant style make her the envy of up-and-coming models, even though she is decades their senior. Zaklina has become a style icon because of the outfits she puts together, with over 158,000 people keeping up with her daily looks ...and more »
Boris Johnson calls on social media firms to take down hate videos quicker after Parliament attack - Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk
Boris Johnson calls on social media firms to take down hate videos quicker after Parliament attack
Boris Johnson has demanded that social media companies do more to take down “corrupting” hate sermons posted online to curb radicalisation. The Foreign Secretary warned that “polluting” messages were circulating across the internet and that firms had ...and more »
'We are not afraid', screamed social media, and for once the voices were united
Like many people in London yesterday, I watched the horrendous events on Westminster Bridge unfold in real time on Twitter. And, like many people in the media, I expected to come out of the other end feeling like I needed a shower and a drink. As we ...
- Pharmacy Times
How Does Social Media Impact Pharmacy Practice?
Everybody seems to use social media, and pharmacists are no exception. However, it's been unclear how pharmacists employ social media in their daily professional practice. An international research team looked at social media's role in pharmacy ...and more »
US ordered 'mandatory social media check' for visa applicants who visited ISIS territory - The VergeThe Verge
US ordered 'mandatory social media check' for visa applicants who visited ISIS territory
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has ordered a “mandatory social media check” on all visa applicants who have ever visited ISIS-controlled territory, according to diplomatic cables obtained by Reuters. The four memos were sent to American diplomatic ...
Activists Worry That Social Media Vetting of Visa Applicants Could Quietly Expand Trump's Muslim BanThe Intercept
- Marketing Interactive
StarHub takes social media agencies head-on
StarHub has launched Curiosity, its in-house digital and social analytics hub. Eyeing alternative revenue streams, Rod Strother, StarHub's VP of digital transformation said during an interview with Marketing, that the new investment, “will definitely ...
- Cautious social media use crucial to securing a job
Virginia Tech Collegiate Times
Those hoping to secure a job in the future should be careful of what they post online. prev. next. According to a 2013 Forbes magazine article, 48 percent of all job seekers would consider themselves very active on social media on a daily basis, and ...
Ryan Gosling Says Social Media Is Still in Its 'Bambi on Ice' Phase
Ryan Gosling doesn't think people fully understand the emotional, connective power of social media. Speaking today at the Adobe Summit in Las Vegas, the Hollywood darling and sometimes star of internet memes talked on stage with Adobe chief marketing ...and more »
Social Media, Math And The Mystery Of A Mumps Outbreak
In August 2016, an outbreak of mumps began in Arkansas. Since then, there have been nearly 3,000 cases of the disease across 33 counties in the state. As a public health practitioner, I wondered: Why did this outbreak take off? My team at HealthMap, ...and more »
London attack: Social media unites after terror tragedy
Thousands of people around the world are using social media to show their support for the British people and pay tribute to the victims after the London attack. Four people were killed and at least 20 injured in the suspected terror incident on the one ...
Messages of support, resilience flood social media in wake of UK Parliament attackGlobalnews.ca
London terror attack: how the world responded on social mediaPerth Now
- WFTV Orlando
Seminole courts worker resigns after social media posts about state attorney
SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - A Seminole County Clerk of Court and Comptroller's Office staffer has resigned after he came under fire for posting comments on social media saying State Attorney Aramis Ayala should be "tarred and feathered." Seminole County ...
Employee resigns after Ayala 'tarred and feathered' social media post, Seminole County official saysWFTV Orlandoall 19 news articles
Lindsay Lohan unveils social media prank show
Lindsay Lohan has taken to Twitter to drum up support for her new TV show, which appears to be Punk'd for social media. The Mean Girls star will take over contestants' social media accounts for 24 hours in The Anti-Social Network, and get them to ...
Lindsay Lohan Is Threatening to Take Over Your Social MediaJezebel
Watch Lindsay Lohan Hijack Strangers' Social Media For Her New Reality ShowPapermag
Lindsay Lohan wants to take over yo
- Social media stars wanted by Canadian Badlands Tourism
Canadian Badlands Tourism, CBT, is looking to develop a regional network of tourism ambassadors to help promote local events and attractions this summer. CBT is looking for locals who are interested in showcasing new ways to look at their community, ...
- Pros support Day, mother through social media
Golf Channel (blog)
Jason Day withdrew from the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play after six holes on Wednesday, later revealing that his mother is battling lung cancer and was undergoing surgery on Friday. Fellow pros took to social media to offer support. (Editor's note ...and more »
Most feel compelled to constantly check email, texts and social media
A Saudi man explores social media on his mobile device as he sits at a cafe in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia May 24, 2016. REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser. By Ronnie Cohen. (Reuters Health) - - Did your date check his email just as you were about to deliver a punch ...and more »
'False image of reality': Pope Francis castigates social media & reality TV
Pope Francis has said that social media and reality TV distort people's perception of life, and rob it of meaning, and has urged their consumers to take control of their own destinies, rather than following the lives of others. "In the social media, we ...
Pope cautions youths about social media's “false image of reality”Ars Technica
The Pope Tells Young People to Resist Social Media's 'False Image
Justin Kuijer quickly arrested in stepson's death due to social media, police say
Police say a man arrested in the death of his seven-year-old stepson in St. Catharines, Ont., and an attack on a bank employee in the city would not have been apprehended so quickly without people widely sharing his image on social media. Justin Kuijer ...and more »
Social Media Star Has A 'Crazy Idea' To Help Somalia
A viral social media campaign to fight the looming famine in Somalia has already raised more than $2 million. The goal is to send 60 tons of food to the country. But as the campaign has unfolded, it's become clear that it's still a work in progress ...and more »
Police issue warning about Siri prank spreading on social media
LONOKE, AR (KOZL) — If you tell Siri to call three numbers, you could hold up emergency lines and they're not 911. It's a new prank spreading across social media, and police are warning iPhone users not to participate. Here's how it works. If iPhone ...
'Hey Siri, 108': Police warn of prank circulating on social mediaNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
'Hey Siri, 108' Prank Circulating on Social Media Prompts Warni
- Task & Purpose
Marines, Sailors Could Be Kicked Out For Abusive Social Media Activity
Task & Purpose
Editor's Note: This article by Hope Hodge Seck originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and veteran community. The personnel chiefs for the Navy and Marine Corps revealed Tuesday that both services are ...
The Marines Updated Its Social Media Policy After A Nude Photo ScandalBuzzFeed Newsall 64 news articles »
Apple's new 'Clips' app creates social media-friendly videos
(WFLA/CNN) — Apple's newest leap into social media is an app that creates sleek designed videos. The is called “Clips” and lets users create videos to share on networks like Facebook and Instagram. The app strings together video clips, photos and music.and more »
Dale Earnhardt Jr. uses social media to call out counterfeit memorabilia
Counterfeit memorabilia is a common problem in the sports world, but Dale Earnhardt Jr. has seen enough of it. Earnhardt has taken to social media to shed light on illegally-produced merchandise, which includes the use of his likeness, along with his ...and more »
- Where Social Media and the Payments Industry Meet
Dylan Lewis reports from Austin, Texas, at the SXSW conference, where he attended a session on the future of the payments industry. Tune in to hear more about the relationship between social media and existing payment processors as well as what the ...and more »
Mysterious flag appears on Whitehorse mountain, social media ...
When Ivy Rudell spotted a mysterious flag pole on top of Golden Horn mountain near Whitehorse, a social media probe got us the answers.and more »
Sports teams are getting more exposure on social media than they ...
While advertisers in the sports arena always want to go where the eyeballs are, they may want to shift their attention to social media.and more »
- Hindustan Times
Five rape married woman, film incident, post it on social media
The mother of a seven-year-old has alleged rape at gunpoint at a village in East Champaran district. (HT representative image). A married woman in Bihar's East Champaran district, 155km from state capital Patna, has accused five co-villagers of raping ...
- The Local Italy
Pope tells world's youth to resist 'false' social media, write diaries instead
The Local Italy
Pope Francis on Tuesday warned young people to resist the lure of "false" versions of life presented on social media or reality TV shows. Instead, the Internet generation needs to write their own histories, become masters of their destiny and establish ...
Pope Francis issues social media warning: 'Don't be led astray by this false image of reality!'The Independentall 134 news articles
- GOOD Magazine
Kid's Adorable Jimmy Fallon Internship Song Is Winning Over Social Media
If Jake Sirianni doesn't get an internship with Jimmy Fallon, there's something wrong with this world. The aspiring young videographer has taken off across social media today after posting his application to become an intern on The Tonight Show. “I ...
Daniel Radcliffe Raps Blackalicious' "Alphabet Aerobics"YouTubeall 30 news articles »
- The Guardian
Far-right millionaire: I'll use social media network to back Scottish independence
Dowson said he would be coordinating a vast network of 'patriotic' media outlets to promote Scottish separatism. Photograph: YouTube. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on LinkedIn · Share on ...
- Brampton Guardian
Cat Deeley slams LA restaurant on social media
Cat Deeley has fumed on social media after a "terrible" experience at a Los Angeles restaurant. The 'So You Think You Can Dance' host took to Twitter to express her disappointment at the Tom George eatery, which she claims was "terribly run" and urged ...and more »
- Trump's Social Media Plan: Problematic Law and Policy, Pointless Security
A month ago, the legislative text of “Visa Investigation and Social Media Activity Act of 2017” (VISA Act) was released. The bill requires, among other things, that background checks for visa applications of alien admission to the U.S. include “a ...