What to expect on all forms of social media these next couple of weeks – Daily Californian


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses What to expect on all forms of social media these next couple of weeks Daily Californian The new semester is arriving, and we are all excited. New semester, new start, right? But what else does that mean, you ask? See on http://www.dailycal.org

China detains well-known blogger in social media crackdown – Financial Times


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses China detains well-known blogger in social media crackdown Financial Times China has detained a well-known Chinese-American microblogger and angel investor as Beijing rolls out a new campaign to “purify” the country’s social media, writes Kathrin… See on http://www.ft.com

‘Prsm’ is the social network that knows everything about you, courtesy of the NSA – The Verge


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses ‘Prsm’ is the social network that knows everything about you, courtesy of the NSA The Verge Social media fragmentation is a real problem in the modern landscape. See on http://www.theverge.com

Social Media in the War Against HIV/Aids – AllAfrica.com


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Social Media in the War Against HIV/Aids AllAfrica.com From some sectors of the community, use of social networks by teenagers is usually associated with naughtiness and actually calls for rebuke from parents but from the true essence of it, the… See on allafrica.com

Milk Powder Companies Tune in to Chinese Social Media Reports – New York Times


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Milk Powder Companies Tune in to Chinese Social Media Reports New York Times SHANGHAI — Global milk powder companies are scrutinizing Chinese social media reports as many as four times a day to gauge consumer reaction to a high-profile pricing… See on http://www.nytimes.com

What Happens When Hollywood Film Production Meets Social Media? – PopMatters


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses PopMatters What Happens When Hollywood Film Production Meets Social Media? PopMatters Social media has been debated by political policy makers and social commentators in terms of its potential to educate, unify, and mobilize the masses. See on http://www.popmatters.com

Toronto crisis team turns to social media to save lives – Toronto Star


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Toronto Star Toronto crisis team turns to social media to save lives Toronto Star Mills and Batten began discussing intervention via social media after the success they had with Real Leclair, a man nicknamed Homeless Joe suffering from paranoid… See on http://www.thestar.com

12 Questions to Separate Social Media Experts From Pretenders – Search Engine Watch


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses 12 Questions to Separate Social Media Experts From Pretenders Search Engine Watch Social media takes time. Lots of time. But it has the potential to really build your business and brand. See on searchenginewatch.com

New social-media wall provides real-time US Open commentary – New York Post


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses New York Post New social-media wall provides real-time US Open commentary New York Post This year’s tournament, which begins today at Flushing Meadows Park in Queens, introduces the US Open Social Wall — a giant screen that will broadcast running… See on http://www.nypost.com

Officials learn new rules for chat on social media – The Columbian


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Officials learn new rules for chat on social media The Columbian His online compulsion, so to speak, draws him to the social media site to drop words of wisdom, offer shout outs to emerging businesses and occasionally throw some jagged elbows at… See on http://www.columbian.com

Post haste: Firms must be careful in developing social media policies – Crain’s Detroit Business


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Post haste: Firms must be careful in developing social media policies Crain’s Detroit Business Or at least that’s the case if the social media use can be considered “protected concerted activity,” which under the National Labor Relations Act gives… See on http://www.crainsdetroit.com

It’s (Not) Complicated: Nearly Half of Adults Use Social Media to Solidify … – Betabeat


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses It’s (Not) Complicated: Nearly Half of Adults Use Social Media to Solidify … See on betabeat.com

The Real Generation Gap: How Adults and Teens Use Social Media Differently … – Entrepreneur


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses The Real Generation Gap: How Adults and Teens Use Social Media Differently … Entrepreneur There is no magic bullet when it comes to connecting with your customers online, but understanding their social media habits is a good place to start. See on http://www.entrepreneur.com

Social media: what role should schools play in keeping children safe? – The Guardian


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses The Guardian Social media: what role should schools play in keeping children safe? See on http://www.theguardian.com

UNT tests social media app to promote sober driving – Fort Worth Star Telegram


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses UNT tests social media app to promote sober driving Fort Worth Star Telegram The idea is to help students avoid getting arrested for drunk driving by using social media. See on http://www.star-telegram.com

Social Media Is the New Television — How Does Your Channel Look? – Huffington Post


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Social Media Is the New Television — How Does Your Channel Look? See on http://www.huffingtonpost.com

How Facebook’s Newsfeed and Insights Are Changing the Way #SocialMedia … – Technorati


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses How Facebook’s Newsfeed and Insights Are Changing the Way #SocialMedia … See on technorati.com

Miley Cyrus Sees Social Media and Digital Sales Benefits from MTV VMAs … – Hollywood Reporter


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Hollywood Reporter Miley Cyrus Sees Social Media and Digital Sales Benefits from MTV VMAs … Hollywood Reporter Miley Cyrus Sees Social Media and Digital Sales Benefits from MTV VMAs Performance. 9:44 PM PDT 8/26/2013 by Keith Caulfield, Billboard. See on http://www.hollywoodreporter.com

In Defense of Sharing Photos of Your Food on Social Media – Huffington Post


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Huffington Post In Defense of Sharing Photos of Your Food on Social Media Huffington Post “No one cares what you had for lunch” was one of the earliest and stickiest condemnations of social media. See on http://www.huffingtonpost.com

Taking a social media vacation – Chicago Tribune


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Taking a social media vacation Chicago Tribune The Go-Gos were referring to a relationship in their famous ’80s song, but maybe they were onto something applicable for social media. See on http://www.chicagotribune.com