Thursday, July 27, 2017

SOCIAL MEDIA

SOCIAL MEDIA
gossip, gossip

Let’s face it: gossips get a bad rap. Smugly looking down from a moral high ground – and secure in the knowledge that we don’t share their character flaw – we often dismiss those who...
Islamic

While the average person was getting on with life in Paris before last Friday’s terror bombings and shootings, Twitter threads in Arabic from the Middle East were urging for attacks to be launched upon...

Expanding its North American brand presence and distribution channels LAS VEGAS, May 29, 2015 /CNW/ - NYX Gaming Group Limited (TSXV:NYX) is pleased to announce the extension of its Poker distribution agreement with Scientific Games,...

by Mike Isaac, courtesy AllthingsD In an ongoing effort to make Twitter more readily accessible to the world, Twitter continued its experiments with tweet translation on Wednesday, giving people the ability to see some high-profile...
Peter Thiel

Peter Thiel’s funding of Terry Bollea’s (aka Hulk Hogan) lawsuit against Gawker Media has shown how litigation funding can take place without anyone knowing. This type of funding may help facilitate access to justice,...

courtesy CarnegieMellon Data-driven Technique Created by Carnegie Mellon and Berkeley Researchers Will Improve Real-time Animation of Complex Phenomena -- PITTSBURGH—It would be impossible to compute all of the ways a piece of cloth might shift, fold...

For More than Three Decades, Company Has Ushered Customers Through Technology Evolutions in Broadcast Audio, with a Little Help From Sennheiser Old Lyme, Conn. – December 10, 2014 –Dave Talamas started Newton, MA -based Talamas...
Peter Dizikes

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office Press Inquiries During an intense U.S. presidential campaign, millions of people are chatting about the election every day on Twitter. MIT is studying them. More precisely, the Laboratory for...

  by Kristin Burnham, courtesy CIO Many businesses fight an uphill battle in their enterprise social network deployment: In fact, Gartner predicts that 80 percent of such initiatives fail. Here are the three most common obstacles...

by Peter Kafka, courtesy AllThingsD -- Netflix added 630,000 subscribers in the U.S. during the second quarter, the company announced today. That’s in the range of the guidance the company provided three months ago,...
social media

The vast streams of digital data being produced are proving to be a goldmine for marketers and companies of all kinds, but they also are a promising source of information for journalists. Analyzing Web traffic...

Felicity Duncan, Cabrini College Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently announced that the company is finally working on a much-desired feature: a “dislike” button. According to Zuckerberg, this feature has long been one of those most-requested...