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Report: Pennsylvania Social Media Users Among The Most Humble

You’ve heard them referred to as “gloaties” before. Now, a new app has ranked the most “braggadocious” U.S. states.

12/17/2014

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Anonymous Twitter Activist Is Hero To Some, Villian To Others

Who is “FanSince09,” the anonymous Twitter activist at the center of Social Media postings revealing alleged wrong-doers to law enforcement?

12/12/2014

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Twitter Lists Its Most-Tweeted Topics of 2014

During the year, Twitter users sent an average of more than 500 million tweets per day, but only one is recognized as the “Golden Tweet.”

12/10/2014

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Facebook Releases Its Most-Posted Topics of 2014

Facebook analyzed the past year’s conversation on the social network to reveal the most talked-about topics.

12/09/2014

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Central Bucks West Counselor on Leave After Facebook Threat Posted Against Post-Eagles Game Protesters

The post said, “If my child cannot get to the Eagles game due to protesters, I will personally SHOOT every one of them. You’ve been warned idiots!!”

12/08/2014

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NY Grand Jury Decision on Chokehold Death Ignites Social Media Criticisms

Conversation about Eric Garner dominated social media Wednesday night following a grand jury’s decision not to indict an NYPD officer in the man’s chokehold death.

12/04/2014

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Supreme Court To Consider Facebook Threats Case Involving Bethlehem Man

The Supreme Court is weighing the free-speech rights of people who use violent or threatening language on Facebook and other social media.

12/01/2014

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Report: Social Media Plays Substantial Role In Driving Holiday Sales

According to research released by digital marketing platform Offerpop, 67% of marketers plan to increase their social media budgets this holiday season.

11/28/2014

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Facebook Launches ‘Privacy Basics’ To Help Eliminate Confusion About Its Privacy Settings

Facebook says Privacy Basics “offers interactive guides to answer the most commonly asked questions about how you can control your information on Facebook.”

11/24/2014

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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.

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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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