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Space shuttle Endeavour flyovers generate social media buzz
Los Angeles Times
Space shuttle Endeavour is generating excitement Thursday as it flies from Texas to Edwards Air Force Base in California's Mojave Desert. People took to Twitter, Facebook and other social media(see below) as the shuttle departed Houston and made a ...

Google+ Reports 100 Million Active Users
NBC Southern California (blog)
Steady growth at Google+ has active users at 100 million -- about a tenth of Facebook's actives, but no small number by a long shot. advertisement. Click Here! Google+ now has 100 million active users, according to a recent report. "This week we also ...

Salesforce launches new social media software to fend off competition
Reuters
One of Salesforce's new offerings, dubbed Marketing Cloud, helps businesses keep track of Facebook and Twitter chatter about their brand, and also manages social media posts and calculates the reach of that content. Marketing Cloud - a product of ...

Tokyo Game Show focuses on smartphones and social media
CBS News
(AP) CHIBA, Japan - It's not quite game over at the annual Tokyo Game Show opening Thursday, but with smartphones, tablets and other computer-like devices luring people away from the once-dominant consoles devoted to video games, the rules have ...

CBS News

Social media at the Navistar LPGA Classic
WSFA
They want fans out there taking pictures and using social media. In fact, the LPGA has really embraced social media this year. All of the golfers have their twitter handles on the back of their caddy's bibs. WSFA 12 News asked an LPGA official about ...

Social media moguls take hit on Forbes 400 list
San Francisco Chronicle (blog)
The rapidly shifting fortunes of social media companies has hit the wallets of the industry's leaders, according to the Forbes 400 list published today, the magazine's annual envy list. As the Associated Press pointed out, Zynga Chief Executive Mark ...

San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

Is Romney More Social Media Savvy Than Obama?
Forbes
But is Romney's sneaky campaign on Facebook indicating that his team might be a little more social media savvy than Obama's? Instead of leveraging Romney's own terms to promote his own campaign, he paid for his name (and Ryan's) to appear as a...

Forbes

Ricky Gervais Thinks Social Media Needs a Voice - Just Sayin'
brandchannel.com
As if the wired world we've woven isn't busy enough, one in a growing trend of celebrities turned entrepreneur, British comedian Ricky Gervais, creator and star of the original The Office, just launched Just Sayin', a voice-based social app for the iPhone.

Business Centers Beware: Fake Social Media Reviews Can Cost You
ABCN's Officing Today
As more business centers join the ranks of Facebook, Twitter and other social media communities more business centers will get more feedback – or reviews – on the social media platform. But new research reveals that social media reviews may not be as ...

ABCN's Officing Today

Social media and the workplace
The City Wire
ROGERS—Employers and their workforce are faced with ethical and legal questions that were never an issue until recent years and it's all because of social media. The battle between protecting the company and respecting First Amendment rights has been ...

SEO & the Dawn of Visual Social Media - Search Engine Watch ...
By Lisa Buyer
The days of the single task "SEO and done" marketing are over. Small- to medium-sized businesses should focus on local SEO, Pinterest, and visual social marketing, according to Brett Tabke, CEO of WebmasterWorld and founder of PubCon.
Search Engine Watch

The Social Media Monster [Infographic] | Social Media Today
By nowsourcing
It's no surprise that social media consumes a good amount of our time, and it's perfectly fine when you have nothing else to do, but when you are at work its a big no-no. I know, I know, it's hard to resist the urge to see if someone 'liked' your ...
Social Media Today - The world's...

Using data and social media to support marathon runners ...
By mattrhodes
Running can be a lonely business, and running in a race can be equally so. The people you are running with are friendly, you'll meet people and make friends on the course, but as any runner knows you are only really racing against yourself ...
Social Media Today - The world's...

The Rules Of Dating & Social Media « CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
By angelamartincbs
Couples still meet through friends, at work, or even a bar. But a typical first date now also involves verifying what you've read about that person on Facebook.
CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

Kodak's Social Media Success—and What Bloggers Can Learn ...
By Guest Blogger
This guest post is by Ricky of www.wickedleo.com. With an active Facebook page, three corporate blogs, a couple of Twitter accounts, ...
@ProBlogger

3 Case Studies of Social Media Customer Service Done Right ...
The bursting of social media upon the internet scene is providing people with all new ways to share, collaborate and communicate. This is making it easier to ...
www.jeffbullas.com/.../3-case-studies-of-social-media-custome...

Exclusive: Facebook to charge merchants to run offers
Reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc said it will start charging businesses to run Offers on its social network, turning a previously free service into a potential revenue generator at a time when Wall Street is demanding new sources of growth and ...

EMarketer: Google to Pass Facebook in Display Ads
ABC News
Google is expected to surpass Facebook in display advertising revenue this year, beating all other competitors with a 15.4 percent share of the U.S. market, according to a closely followed research firm. EMarketer said Thursday that it expects Google ...

Twitter ruling: full statement from Director of Public Prosecutions
Telegraph.co.uk
“On 30 July 2012 Daniel Thomas, a semi-professional footballer, posted a homophobic message on the social networking site, Twitter. This related to the Olympic divers Tom Daley and Peter Waterfield. This became available to his “followers”. Someone ...

Telegraph.co.uk

Facebook quietly tests Photo Syncing on Android, report says
CNET
The feature, which automatically uploads images Android users snap from their devices to theirFacebook profiles, is being tested on a small number of users, The Verge is reporting, citing comments from Facebook. Upon snapping a photo with an ...

Twitter CEO touts 'true platform,' ignores developer anger
CNET
With the Twitter developer community up in arms over recent moves limiting access to the service, CEO Dick Costolo said Tuesday that the company's decisions were motivated by wanting to build a deeper platform serving a wider variety of users than it ...

The 'Facebook Effect' On Organ Donation
NPR (blog)
The lawyer Sadler said Facebook's new feature has the potential to revolutionize the field of organ transplantation because large numbers of people will be expressing publicly what they want to happen to their organs after they die. People are more ...

Twitter 3.4 for Android brings “Profile Headers” and “Photo Streams”
Gstyle magazine
It just seems like they are taking a page out of Facebook with their cover pages and various changes going on. I do like the Photo streaming that's on the devices as its easier to look at photos. This was usually a cumbersome task before. It looks nice ...

Gstyle magazine

Facebook to start charging merchants to run Offers
Chicago Tribune
Facebook Inc. said it will start charging businesses to run promotional offers on its social network, turning a free service into a potential revenue generator as investors and analysts demand new sources of growth from the recently listed company ...

Facebook's IPO Legal Battle Kicks Off in Federal Court
CNBC.com (blog)
The consolidated group of plaintiffs would then be tasked with putting together a new complaint, which could, for the first time, disclose what kinds of monetary damagesFacebook, its board, and its underwriters might be facing. Lawyers for Nasdaq and ...

CNBC.com (blog)

Under 13 Year Olds On Facebook: Why Do 5 Million Kids Log In If Facebook ...
Huffington Post
Zuck and co. better hope those rumors of a http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505245_162-57367971/teens-migrating-to-twitter-sometimes-for-privacy/?tag=content;siu-container" target="_hplink" mass teenage exodus from Facebook to Twitter are ...

Facebook Snags Former Netflix Engineering VP John Ciancutti ...
By Mike Isaac
John Ciancutti, formerly VP of product engineering at Netflix, has joined Facebook as a director of engineering, according to an update in his LinkedIn profile. ... Here Come the Tweets: Gnip Offers Access to Full Twitter Archive (For a Price) ...
AllThingsD

The iOS 6 Maps App Takes To Twitter To Assuage Your - TechCrunch
By John Biggs
A new Twitter account @iOS6maps is offering a bit of levity by Tweeting out things that we can assume the Apple Maps team would say. ... 9.19.12 Hands-On With Facebook In OS X: Sharing Made Easy, App… All Articles for apple ...
TechCrunch

Referrals to Facebook Spike 1000% After Twitter Cuts Off LinkedIn ...
By Anita Li
After severing ties with LinkedIn, Twitter inadvertently helped Facebook snag 1000% more page referrals from the professional network.
Mashable » Social Media

Facebook Testing Automatic Photo Sync for Android
By Jamie Condliffe
Facebook Testing Automatic Photo Sync for Android. facebook android photos sync. Sep 20, 2012 5:21 AM. Share. Facebook; Twitter; LinkedIn; Tumblr; Instapaper; Email this post. Tweet ...
Gizmodo

Apple Releases OS X 10.8.2 with Facebook Integration and Game ...
By Eric Slivka
See Facebook friends' contact information and profile pictures in Contacts - Facebook notifications now appear in Notification Center Game Center - Share scores to Facebook, Twitter, Mail, or Messages - Facebook friends are included in ...
MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors...

LinkedIn business page a valuable platform
AZ Central.com
Although LinkedIn is the world's largest social media network for business people and professionals, most small business owners still don't have it on their marketing radar. But that's changing asLinkedIn itself ads more features aimed at helping ...

Sex.com's NFSW Pins Banned From Pinterest
WebProNews
Without contacting us, Pinterest banned all activity from Sex.com. Pinterest users can no longer pin any content from Sex.com nor can they view the site from older pins. We've unjustly been marked as spam. Our attempts to contact Pinterest have been ...

Pinterest Gets an Engineering Leader: Jon Jenkins Joins From Amazon
All Things Digital
Share. Print. One of the reasons Pinterest has been an atypical Silicon Valley start-up is that its founders — Ben Silbermann, Paul Sciarra and Evan Sharp — were not engineers. The company clearly has been able to hire coders to build and extend its ...

All Things Digital

The Unwritten Rules Of LinkedIn
Business Insider
Leverage the platform to its full potential. The majority of users simply collect contacts.LinkedIn is an incredible resource in terms of growing your business, but you must use it properly. The most common mistakes people make include sending invite ...

Business Insider

My Pinterest Is Piledrivers: The Vicious Circle (Undertaker, Raven, Daniel Bryan)
Inside Pulse
Hello all, my (pen)name is James A. Sawyer and welcome to My Pinterest Is Piledrivers. You can follow me at Twitter (of which I only tweet and retweet the funniest material) @TodaysJimSawyer, although fair warning most of my tweets are non-wrestling ...

LinkedIn Looks At The Professional Vs. Personal Social Network Mindset ...
WebProNews
“On professional networks, the consumer mindset revolves around 'investing time,” a LinkedInspokesperson tells WebProNews. “For example, they are three times more likely to use such networks to keep up to date with their career over personal networks.

Pinterest's Money Play Could Hinge on Its Meme-Laden Data
Adweek
Last week Pinterest met with ad tracking and attribution firm Convertro to discuss available monetization opportunities. Convertro cofounder and CEO Jeff Zwelling said the talks were early stage, describing Pinterest as being in “information-gathering ...

Adweek

LinkedIn Gives Career Pages An Overhaul
WebProNews
“As with many LinkedIn products, our goal is to make both our members and talent acquisition customers more successful,” writes LinkedIn's Thomas Sexton in a blog post. “When candidates are more engaged, more connected with companies, and better ...

Pinterest users targeted by spamming app
GMA News
GFI Labs said the app, "Pin Photo Zoom," claims to help Pinterest users zoom in on images by downloading certain applications hosted on Freeze.com. "After testing, the app did not appear to have any effect on how pinners view images. Furthermore, the ...
PornFeud: Sex.com Claims Pinterest Is Banning Racy Pins ...
By John Biggs
There's trouble brewing in Pinterest land. Sex.com [SFW] (a site that can be arguably described as aPinterest with yoo yoos and ha has) has been banned as a source for user pins, thereby reducing the freedoms of every man and woman ...
TechCrunch

Why are Twitter Referrals to Facebook Spiraling While LinkedIn's ...
By Brad McCarty
Correlation does not always equal causation but there's some interesting things happening with LinkedIn and Twitter when it comes to Facebook page referrals lately. The guys over at PageLever (the startup that gives stunningly-accurate ...
The Next Web

Prudish Pinterest Won't Allow Pins Sourced from Sex.com
By Molly Oswaks
Sure, Pinterest is known for hosting essentially what amounts to a virtual, scrolling, wedding wish-book. But it's also home to some rather sexy, somewhat stylized "tasteful" nude images. It's equal opportunity as far as pins go.
Gizmodo

Amazon Silk's Jon Jenkins to join Pinterest as head of engineering ...
By Eliza Kern
Jon Jenkins will join Pinterest as head of the company's engineering, leaving a successful tenure at Amazon leading the Silk browser efforts. At Pinterest he will be in charge of the team responsible for scaling the infrastructure and building ...
GigaOM

Did Twitter Just Give Facebook 1000% More Referrals From LinkedIn?
By Lauren Dugan
According to some new data, Twitter might've made a huge mistake this summer pulling out of LinkedIn. If you're a user of both LinkedIn and Twitter, you probably remember the news earlier this summer that Twitter cut LinkedIn off from its API.
AllTwitter

10 Pinterest Pages for Design Inspiration | Vandelay Design Blog
Unless you've been in a social media black hole for the last 12 months, you'll be familiar withPinterest. The love child of photo-sharing site Flickr and ...
vandelaydesign.com/blog/social.../pinterest-for-inspiration/

Join us for a Google+ Hangout discussion on AEG sale
Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles sports landscape was rattled Tuesday by news that the Anschutz Co. has put its AEG sports and entertainment empire up for sale. AEG owns stakes in the Staples Center, Kings, L.A. Galaxy and the Lakers in addition to being the driving ...

Los Angeles Times

NASA Administrator Bolden and SBA Administrator Mills "Hangout" with ...
NASA
WASHINGTON -- NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden and Small Business Administration Administrator Karen Mills highlighted the contributions of small businesses to the success of the Curiosity rover's landing on Mars during a Google+ Hangout ...

What Google owes Nik Software users
Computerworld (blog)
Incredibly, Google hasn't given Nik's user community the slightest inkling of what it plans on doing with Nik's product line. In a Google+ post, Google senior VP of engineering Vic Gundotra says only that "We want to help our users create photos they ...

Cast Of Parks And Recreation Host Google Hangout
WebProNews
Google Plus Hangouts have shown tremendous promise over the years as a way for celebrities and other VIPs to connect with the common man. Today's hangout is the ultimate fulfillment of that potential as four cast members from Parks and Recreation sit ...

Join us for a live Google+ Hangout at noon to discuss the Angels
Los Angeles Times
It's time to talk Angels, so join Times Angels reporter Mike DiGiovanna and Deputy Sports Editor John Cherwa at noon today as they discuss the Angels, including: Will Mike Trout be the MVP this season? How about Jered Weaver and the Cy Young Award?

Apple's IOS 6: The good and the bad [Google+ Hangout]
Los Angeles Times
Apple iOS 6 launched Wednesday, bringing with it a lot of cool new features, but it isn't perfect. The new mobile operating system now includes Facebook integration, more Siri abilities and a few new apps, but it also seems to be missing a couple of ...

The Economist China Hangout
The Economist
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Manchester City Introduces Pre-Match Google+ Hangouts
By Jon Russell
Manchester City has introduced pre-match Google+ hangouts, becoming the first football team to do so.
The Next Web

Google Promises These Are Real Google+ Usage Numbers | Wall St ...
By info@wallstcheatsheet.com (Damien Hoffman)
Google has announced that 100 million people are using its Facebook-rivaling social networkGoogle+ each month, with a total of 400 million registered users...
Wall St. Cheat Sheet

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