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Schools would be required to set social media guidelines – The Star-Ledger

Schools would be required to set social media guidelinesThe Star-LedgerThe bill (S441) would require that the policy be written, and include “provisions designed to prevent improper communications between school employees and students made via e-mail, cellular phones, social networking websites, and other Internet-based … …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google

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Entertainment

National Enquirer apologizes over Philip Seymour Hoffman ‘gay lover’ story – CNN

CNN(CNN) — The media got it wrong when it came to reporting about actor Philip Seymour Hoffman’s death, the late Oscar winner’s friend said Wednesday in an exclusive broadcast interview on CNN’s “New Day.” Not only did the reporting inaccurately depict …Philip Seymour Hoffman libel suit settledMiamiHerald.comPhilip Seymour Hoffman’s friend settles libel suit, creates playwriting […]

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What St. Vincent’s “Digital Witness” Gets Wrong About Social Media – BuzzFeed

What St. Vincent’s “Digital Witness” Gets Wrong About Social MediaBuzzFeed… “Digital Witness” Gets Wrong About Social Media. Annie Clark’s new single depicts social media users as narcissistic zombies, but it’s more of a reflection of someone who fears losing control in a digital world. posted on February 26, 2014 at 1 … …read more Source: […]

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seattle

Seahawks star football players join the fight to save UberX in Seattle – GeekWire

Seahawks star football players join the fight to save UberX in SeattleGeekWireOne day after Macklemore, the world-famous rapper and Seattle native, used his social media accounts to voice opposition against proposed regulations that could limit the number of UberX, Lyft and Sidecar drivers in Seattle to 300, it looks like some … …read more Source: […]

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Busch Gardens, City of Williamsburg turn to social media for input, decisions – Virginia Gazette

Busch Gardens, City of Williamsburg turn to social media for input, decisionsVirginia GazetteAccording to the website Mashable, using social media to “create a community of insiders” is important. The “insiders” feel they understand the inner workings and behind-the-scenes “personality” of the business. And one way to do that is to let them … …read more […]

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New York

NY Rangers coach calls uncertainty over Ryan Callahan and Dan Girardi a … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsEven Callahan seemed tense in his first meeting with the New York media following his Monday morning returning from Sochi, Russia, where he represented the United States for a second straight Olympics and got a welcome break from the constant …New York Rangers’ 5 Biggest Needs Ahead of the Trade DeadlineBleacher ReportRangers […]

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Entertainment

Justin Bieber Is Victim Of ‘Misconceptions,’ Says Miami Pal Chantel Jeffries – MTV.com

MTV.comShe was quick to shut down rumors that Justin is addicted to drugs and is “out of control,” dismissing the reports as “misconceptions” propagated by the media. When asked if she had ever seen Justin Bieber take drugs, she quickly replied, “No.” She …Chantel Jeffries: Her First Interview About Justin Bieber RomanceHollywood LifeJustin Bieber’s pal […]

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News

Turkish PM investigated for corruption – Times of India

Times of IndiaANKARA: A chief prosecutor’s office on Tuesday initiated an investigation into audio recordings purportedly of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan ordering his son to dispose of vast amounts of cash amid a graft probe, state-run media reported, …Erdogan overheard telling son to get rid of cash as Turkey corruption probe …MiamiHerald.comTurkish Prime […]

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Sports

NBC releases Winter Olympics ratings data – Newsday

NewsdayNBC announced Tuesday that its coverage of the 2014 Sochi Games reached more Americans through more platforms than any previous Winter Olympics. Mark Lazarus, chairman of NBC Sports Group, recently expressed mild frustration that media outlets …Biggest winners and losers from 2014 Sochi Winter OlympicsCBS sports.com (blog)So long, Sochi! Russia closes the most expensive Olympics […]

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tech

Mark Zuckerberg Says WhatsApp Worth More Than $19 Billion – Bloomberg

BloombergFacebook Inc. (FB) Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said WhatsApp Inc., which his social-media company agreed to buy last week, was “worth more than $19 billion.” The mobile-messaging startup was “a great fit for us,” Zuckerberg said at the Mobile …Facebook’s WhatsApp adding voice callsCNNFacebook, WhatsApp deal spurs hunt for what’s nextMarketWatchWhatsApp’s Koum Re-iterates: No […]

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News

Turkey PM Erdogan says ‘tapped’ phone call to son ‘fabricated’ – BBC News

BBC NewsTurkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan has angrily condemned as fabricated an audio recording that appears to show him talking to his son about hiding large sums of money. He said the recording, allegedly tapped and posted on social media, was a …Opposition calls for investigation into Turkish PMBusinessweekTurkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan slams ‘treacherous’ recordingFinancial […]

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Balancing Act: Social media help co-workers bond – Bellingham Herald

Balancing Act: Social media help co-workers bondBellingham HeraldSocial networking has made it easier to form personal relationships with co-workers. On sites such as Facebook and Instagram, where people share their likes and dislikes, family photos and new hobbies, people gain insight into colleagues that could … and more …read more Source: Social Media News Feed […]

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Too many tweets? – The Economist (blog)

Too many tweets?The Economist (blog)Yet even as authors keen to get their prose noticed experiment with social–media platforms, others are starting to use them as central elements in their actual writing. Jennifer Egan (pictured on the left), the Pulitzer-prize-winning author of “A Visit … …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google

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tech

Xi Visits Beijing Neighborhood, Lighting Up Social Media – New York Times (blog)

Xi Visits Beijing Neighborhood, Lighting Up Social MediaNew York Times (blog)News of the visit spread rapidly on China’s social media and appeared to originate from a Beijing resident, a self-professed soccer fan, who posted photos of the stroll on his Sina microblog. The narrow alleyway that Mr. Xi visited, near Nanluoguxiang … and more …read […]

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SC Natives Launch New Social Media App – WLTX.com

SC Natives Launch New Social Media AppWLTX.comA new social media app for iPhone, developed by Greenville, SC natives, is now available to the public. The application called ‘Sovi,’ from founders Samuel “Trey” Pringle III, Tom Evans, and Hannah Tate, all natives of Greenville and Wade Hampton High …Upstate natives launch new social media appThe State […]

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Dallas police launch new social media strategy – Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning NewsThat could be the new motto of the Dallas Police Department after officials unveiled a new social media strategy Monday following a flood of promotional teases on Twitter and Facebook. Police commanders, led by Chief David Brown, have emphasized using …DPD Announces New Social Media InitiativesNBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthDallas police launch new social […]