How Social Media Is Driving the Plus-Size Fashion Revolution
The apparel industry is finally catching on. After decades of living in the shadow of size 00s, women size 14 and up are finally beginning to step into the spotlight. What's driving that (admittedly sloth-like) shift toward plus-size fashion? According ...
- Huffington Post
Wael Ghonim: We Have A Duty To Use Our Social Media Power To Speak The Truth
“Donald Trump is a living example of the damage the mobocratic algorithms of social media can do to the democratic process.” 10/26/2016 02:21 pm ET. Nathan Gardels The WorldPost. DON EMMERT via Getty Images. The WorldPost recently interviewed the ...
How social media creates angry, poorly informed partisans
A while back, hackers linked to the Russian government stole a cache of emails from Hillary Clinton campaign chair John Podesta and furnished them to WikiLeaks. One of those emails has generated a lot of interest in conservative circles because ...and more »
What psychology actually says about the tragically social-media obsessed society in 'Black Mirror' - Business InsiderBusiness Insider
What psychology actually says about the tragically social-media obsessed society in 'Black Mirror'
There's a reason the first episode of the new season of the hit new Netflix series "Black Mirror" is called "Nosedive." It envisions a world in which we're completely dependent upon social media. Each of us chases after a desirable "rating" — an ...
Bryce Dallas Howard Says Her 'Black Mirror' Social Media Nightmare "Is Happening Already"Hollywood Reporter
- Irish Times
This ad is being blasted on social media, but is it offensive?
An ad campaign has landed phone company Carphone Warehouse in hot water... on social media in any case. A series of advertisements featuring the slogan “pro-choice” has been described as insensitive and inappropriate amid the debate on abortion ...and more »
- Tips for creating a personal brand in the social media age
Crain's Cleveland Business (blog)
We live at a time when oversharing has become the social norm. People are posting life events as they unfold to their social networks. Although some may view this as bragging, others see this as a place to share a snapshot of their life. Social media ...
6 Ways To Turn Your Social Media Expertise Into A Lucrative Career
Social media isn't just a place to share photos and hang out with friends. It's a place to make meaningful connections, catch up on what's trending, support causes that matter to you and even make money. Your social media skills have helped you build ...
- Fox News
Fiery Kelly-Gingrich interview lights up social media
A contentious interview between Fox News Channel's Megyn Kelly and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich burned up the Internet Wednesday morning. Gingrich, a surrogate for GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump, took offense when Kelly, host of ...
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Newt Gingrich EXPLODES at Megyn Kelly Calling Trump a Sexual Predator You're Fascinated with Sex!YouTube
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- ISIS Social Media Campaign Falters Under Military Assault
ISIS military setbacks have been far more devastating to their cause than the State Department's social media campaign against them. (Photo: Alaa Al-Marjani/Reuters/Newscom). Commentary By. Portrait of Helle Dale · Helle Dale / @Helledale. Helle C ...and more »
- SCORE: What's keeping you from using social media?
During the past several months, I have been involved with encouraging SCORE chapters to not only use social media as a tool to keep in touch with their clients, but also to assist mentors in helping their small business clients to use social media ...
Six ways you can avoid losing friends because of social media — between now and Election Day
With less than two weeks to go before we elect a new president, a third of the US Senate and the entire House of Representatives, it sure is a nasty, beat-'em-up, free-for-all on my social media feeds, especially Facebook and Twitter.
The Political Environment on Social MediaPew Research Center's Internet and American Life Project
Many 'Worn Out' By Campaign, Survey Of Social Media Users S
- Times of India
Ajay Devgn's not so kicked about social media
Times of India
Ajay Devgn may be on Twitter but he's not too excited about social media. When asked if he enjoys promoting his films on it, he told a daily, "Honestly, deep down, I don't. But I'm pushed to do it, so I have to. I miss the days when we didn't even know ...and more »
- Daily Mail
Bizarre optical illusion of shiny legs divides social media
A plethora of optical illusions have swept the web in recent weeks but the latest might be the strangest yet. A picture of a pair of legs has gone viral on Twitter after users struggled to figure out whether they had streaks of paint on them - or if ...
Photo of legs has social media users questioning what they're seeingfox4kc.comall 27 news articles »
How to Tackle a Constantly Evolving Social Media Landscape
It was approximately one decade ago when Facebook started its meteoric rise and phased MySpace out of the national conversation. Back then, the process took years, but now, it seems like there's a hot new social media platform every few months. You're ...
- South African Broadcasting Corporation
African boys photo creates social media buzz
South African Broadcasting Corporation
SABC News - African boy's photo creates social media buzz:Wednesday 26 October 2016 ...
Meet Jake: The darling of social mediaCitifmonlineall 3 news articles »
- The Root
Another White Student Posts Photos in BlackFace on Social Media
In addition, on the same campus, a photo was posted showing a skeleton wearing a traditional West African dashiki and shown hanged next to a Donald Trump “Make America Great Again” flag. Breanna Edwards. By: Breanna EdwardsPosted: October 26, ...and more »
- BBC News
Snapchat: Embarrassing parents and social media
Parents can be embarrassing - and Barack Obama is no exception. At dinner with his family in the White House, he professed an interest in popular photo and video-sharing app Snapchat and asked daughter Sasha to explain it. He then turned to wife ...and more »
- Deutsche Welle
Germany's Maas threatens social media firms with sanctions over hate speech
Social media firms who purvey hate speech will be targeted in the EU's revised audio-visual directive, Germany's justice minister has warned. Heiko Maas said Facebook and Twitter post deletions are still too slow. Heiko Maas Smartphone (Getty Images/A.
- Mercer County sheriff pursuing charges in
A Birmingham, Mich., man's threats and “condescending” communications to his family and the Mercer County Sheriff's Office through social media, as well as conventional means, has prompted the sheriff's office to pursue misdemeanor charges that could ...and more »
- The Wire
Social Media Becomes Robert Mugabe's Nightmare
Acknowledging the threat social media poses to his government, Mugabe has activated laws that limit the free flow of information and subject private communication to state surveillance. President of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe. Credit: Wikipedia. Rome: In a ...and more »
Social media? Bob needs a social mediaTOR
Okay, I'm back, still without cataract surgery but I have the fonts cranked-up on this notebook and my one working eye is still, well, working so I am, too. My next column will be about last week's Internet DNS failure but right now I want to write ...
- Argument on social media leads to shooting on East Side; Suspect ID'd
KSAT San Antonio
SAN ANTONIO - An argument on social media ended with a teen shot in a bustling East Side apartment complex on South New Braunfels Avenue, witnesses told police. “I'm surprised because a bunch of kids hang around here, like 10, 9, 8, and I just can't ...
- Newspapers Are Social Media
Wall Street Journal
Digitization exposes weak links. Then it breaks them. So much so that it makes you wonder what people were thinking in the first place. According to Bharat Anand, a professor at Harvard Business School, the weakest link is between producing content and ...
- 3 social media lessons from Donald Trump for CEOs — Two of them positive
If Donald Trump goes down in flames on Election Day it won't just be the GOP that has learned a valuable lesson as it searches for a winning public message to take with it into an uncertain future. The New York Times cataloged on Tuesday the 282 times ...and more »
- The Verge
Black Mirror's third season opens with a vicious take on social media
The third season of Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror, a Twilight Zone-esque anthology TV series about technological anxieties and possible futures, was released on Netflix on October 21st. In this series, six writers will look at each of the third season ...
Black Mirror's Charlie Brooker interview: 'I'm loathe to say this is the worst year ever because the next is coming'The Independent
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DJ Khaled welcomes first child, documents birth on social media
DJ Khaled and Nicole Tuck arrive on the red carpet at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards on August 28, 2016. Tuck has given birth to the couple's first child, a baby boy. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI. | License Photo. MIAMI, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- DJ Khaled ...and more »
'Without social media our show wouldn't exist': how Watch What Happens Live has changed the game for late night - The DrumThe Drum
'Without social media our show wouldn't exist': how Watch What Happens Live has changed the game for late night
The new late night TV wars are taking place on the social web. YouTube views are becoming as valuable as linear views. Snapchat is the new frontier for behind the scenes and the idea of live is being redefined with YouNow, Facebook Live and more.
NBA TV host Kristen Ledlow is taking a social media hiatus after being robbed at gunpoint by three men - Daily MailDaily Mail
NBA TV host Kristen Ledlow is taking a social media hiatus after being robbed at gunpoint by three men
NBA TV presenter Kristen Ledlow says she will be taking time off from social media after she was robbed at gunpoint at her home over the weekend. The 28-year-old host of NBA Inside Stuff said on Twitter and Instagram Sunday that she was held up the day ...and more »
- Financial Express
Dear Zindagi's second teaser trending high on social media
Gauri Shinde's 'Dear Zindagi' has been making headlines for its innovative approach of looking at routines things. After a series of much thoughtful posters, it is the second teaser of the movie that is trending high on social media. By: ANI | Mumbai ...and more »
An Ohio State loss and the 7 stages of social media coping: Doug Lesmerises
A message sent out by the Ohio State football Twitter account on Sunday afternoon and retweeted by Urban Meyer with the instruction, "It is time to move forward." (Ohio State football). Print Email · Doug Lesmerises, cleveland.com By Doug Lesmerises, ...and more »
- Motor Trader (blog)
Car dealers and getting it right on social media
Motor Trader (blog)
Photo of Karen McKenzie 620 Last year, Facebook reached an important milestone in its history with one billion users logging on to the site worldwide in a single day. By the end of 2016 there will be an estimated 35 million Facebook and 16 million ...and more »
Social Media Firms Hand Reams of Data on Law-Abiding Citizens to Law Enforcement - Triple Pundit (registration) (blog)Triple Pundit (registration) (blog)
Social Media Firms Hand Reams of Data on Law-Abiding Citizens to Law Enforcement
Triple Pundit (registration) (blog)
This week, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) slammed America's top three social networks – Facebook, Instagram and Twitter – for willingly providing law enforcement officials with special access to user data, a blatant violation of users' privacy.and more »
- Times LIVE
Social media: 'Me Generation' is just looking for attention
They have been labelled diehard narcissists, the "Me Generation", forever seeking social acceptance and a life of fun, fame and parties. But are members of the "Me Generation" any more self-centred than their parents were? Or does their heightened ...
- Visalia Times-Delta
Prideful Pioneer uses social media to inspire classmates
With a cell phone and access to social media outlets in the hands of nearly every high school student, it can be tough to get away from cyber bullying. But one Visalia student is turning the tables. Madison Crawford, Mt. Whitney High School sophomore, ...
- E! Online
Watch Kim Kardashian Address the Pitfalls of Social Media Before Her Paris Robbery
Before experiencing a terrifying robbery in Paris, Kim Kardashian sat down with 60 Minutes to discuss the topic of influencers and finding success on popular apps such as Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. At the time, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians ...
Kim Kardashian says social media have been 'more beneficial than negative'Daily Mail
Kim Kardashian could 'handle' social media before Pari
NFL Teams Are Hilariously Trolling The League's Anti-Social Media Policy On Game Highlights - ComplexComplex
NFL Teams Are Hilariously Trolling The League's Anti-Social Media Policy On Game Highlights
The NFL front office announced earlier this month that they will be monitoring all of the league franchise's use of social media and will fine them for excessive posts on team accounts. This prevention of tweeting GIFs and video clips of game footage ...and more »
- The Australian Women's Weekly
Why Lisa Wilkinson banned her kids from using social media
The Australian Women's Weekly
“Social media is something parents really have to be across because it can destroy confidence if it's not properly managed.” Oct 24, 2016. Why Lisa Wilkinson banned her kids from using social media. Why Lisa Wilkinson banned her kids from using social ...
- The Hindu
Social media's saving grace
Before the rise of social media, having a social life meant going out and interacting with people. However, with the growth of social media, it translated into having friends on Facebook. With a rise in competition in academics, parents' expectations ...
- Times of India
Socila media: What you do on social media could decide your next ...
Times of India
Manners used to make a man, now they make a loan. Trolling or stalking someone online can crimp your chances of getting a personal loan, and decide ...and more »
- CBS News
Social media influencers turn followers into dollars
Andrew Bachelor. Amanda Cerny. Logan Paul. If you know these names, you're likely a millennial. If you don't, here's what you should know: They are “social media influencers” — attractive, young performers who have gained millions of fans on Internet ...and more »
- The National Business Review
Experts say Auckland Council not spending enough on social media
The National Business Review
The Auckland Ratepayers' Alliance is questioning the nearly $200,000 being spent by Auckland Council on Facebook and LinkedIn advertising. Figures obtained by the lobby group show $187,870 has been spent on social media advertising by Auckland ...
Councils spend big on social mediaStuff.co.nz
Auckland Ratepayers' Alliance slams Auckland Council over social media spendi
- iTech Post
Sharing Baby Pictures In Social Media Not A Good Idea, Says Recent Study
Fond of posting updates about your kid online? It would be wise to rethink that. (Fox News/YouTube). Ah, the age of online social media. A perfect platform for you to update your social acquaintances, happenings as well as widen and enhance your social ...
Posting pictures of your children on social media can have adverse effectsEconomic Timesall 7 news articles »
- Business Standard
Social media at workplace has a negative impact on productivity
While social media may be the most sought after employer branding and marketing tool, the unrestricted usage of it is having a negative impact on employee productivity, according to TeamLease's World of Work Report. According to the study, around 32 ...and more »
- The Wire
How Sexual Partner Abuse Has Changed With Social Media
Threats to humiliate an intimate partner by sharing explicit photos or video is an old problem with a new digital twist, a new study finds. Credit: magicatwork/Flickr CC BY 2.0. Incidents involving threats to expose sexual images, or what media are ...
Jerry Jones, Jonathan Kraft go at it over NFL's social media policy
The NFL's policy precluding teams from showing video images of their own highlights on their social media feeds has provoked some pushback from clubs on Twitter, and Cowboys owner Jerry Jones expressed his displeasure with the mandate during this ...and more »
'World's prettiest dog' becomes social media sensation because of her gorgeous hair - Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk
'World's prettiest dog' becomes social media sensation because of her gorgeous hair
Tea the Afghan Hound has been named the world's prettiest dog by her adoring fans, who love her luscious locks. The 'supermodel' dog from Sydney became an overnight social media sensation due to her glossy hair. She is a highly decorated show dog ...
Sydney dog with supermodel looksdailytelegraph.com.auall 7 news articles »
Geofeedia and the future of social media surveillance
Government agencies are using powerful tools to spy on us on social media. Has Geofeedia gone too far? USA-flag-small · Ather Owais24 hours ago. “There will come a time when it isn't 'They're spying on me through my phone' anymore. Eventually, it will ...
Wilkinson's kids didn't touch social media until 16
AS ONE of Australia's most seasoned journalists, Lisa Wilkinson understands how important social media is nowadays. But that doesn't mean her kids are getting a slice of the pie. In a recent exclusive with the Daily Telegraph'sStellar Magazine, the ...and more »
Social media users campaign for Gary Lineker to win Best TV Presenter after pro-migrant comments - Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk
Social media users campaign for Gary Lineker to win Best TV Presenter after pro-migrant comments
Social media users campaign for Gary Lineker to win Best TV Presenter after pro-migrant comments ...
Leftie luvvie Gary Lineker 'should be sacked' for peddling charity lie about 'child migrant, 38' - The SunThe Sunall 71 news articles »
Almost half of young Canadians have been harassed on social media, reports poll
Online "trolling" has never been more of a problem than it is now. Jennifer Palma reports on how widespread it's become, and how to protect yourself. What is this? Sponsored content is written by Global News' editorial staff without any editorial ...and more »