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Social Media Today: Super, Snapcash, and Spotify Partners With Uber

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

KYW Newsradio 1060–11/18/2014

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Local Company Launches Campaign To Help Fund Educational Mobile Game For Kids

A company on the Main Line has created a mobile game for children that teaches kindness, helpfulness, and ways to do good — but they need your help fund the project.

11/18/2014

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Social Media Today: Facebook Updates, Say Thanks, & New Music Service

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

11/13/2014

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Social Media At Work: Can What You Say, Do Be Used Against You By The Boss?

People who manage workplaces have a lot questions about social media – and they got some answers Wednesday at the National Constitution Center.

11/13/2014

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Facebook Copycats Targeting Unsuspecting Users

There’s a dark side to Facebook, and it could put you at risk of losing your money, your reputation and even your friendships.

11/12/2014

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Social Media Today: Instagram Update, Messenger Milestone, Twitter Partners With WAM

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

11/11/2014

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Facebook Spotlights Fight Against Ebola in Users’ News Feeds

After donating $25 million of his own money to fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is inviting members of the social network to join the battle.

11/06/2014

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Starbucks Employees Up In Arms Over Apparent Policy On Engagement Rings

Unhappy employees and consumers took to social media to protest an implied engagement ring ban at the coffee retailer.

11/06/2014

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The Dangers Of Digital Stalking

One in six American women and one in 19 men have experienced stalking at some point in their lives, and stalking puts victims at increased risk of being attacked or killed. In the digital age, many stalkers can track their victims almost anywhere they go, with terrifying consequences.

11/05/2014

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Gloucester County, NJ Session Aims To Arm Parents Against ‘Cyber Predators’

County health officials brought in homeland security experts who shared what they know about pedophiles and cyberbullies.

11/05/2014

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Local Expert Weighs In On The Role Social Media Plays In Elections

Social media, many use it to post pictures, communicate with friends, and even receive news, but does it play a role in the way people vote in elections?

11/03/2014

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Mysterious Vibration Rocks South Jersey Shore Town

Residents around Lower Township, New Jersey have turned to social media to confirm they were not alone in feeling the ground rumble Wednesday afternoon.

10/29/2014

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Facebook Creates ‘Rooms’ App For Anonymous Interactions

If you want to go where nobody knows your name, Facebook has launched a new app.

10/23/2014

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Philadelphia Woman Creates Mobile Site To Help Twitter Users Feel Less Lonely

The Lonely Project is a mobile website that displays tweets about loneliness.

10/12/2014

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GM Uses Facebook, Phone calls To Get Recalled Cars Fixed

Despite the heavy publicity surrounding the scandal, many drivers evidently haven’t heard of the recall or haven’t grasped how serious the defect is…

10/08/2014

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