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Posts tagged “Social Media”

46 minutes ago

Like, follow, link to us: Connect with WTW across social media

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 12 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news. Now there is LinkedIn as well.

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February 26

Facebook adds new gender option for users: 'Fill in the blank'

Facebook  Facebook users who don't fit any of the 58 gender identity options offered by the social media giant are now being given a rather big 59th option: "Fill in the blank."

Tags: Facebook
February 23

Like, follow us: Connect with WTW across social media

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 12 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news. Now there is LinkedIn as well.

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February 20

YouTube to release kids-focused mobile app to ease parents' worries

YouTube YouTube is going to release a mobile app that will only show video clips suitable for young children to help parents control what their kids are watching on the Internet.

Updated February 18

Vivek Wadhwa: Why I'm confident that the tech industry is fixing its diversity quagmire

Former Triangle tech entrepreneur-turned-academic and award-winning author Vivek Wadhwa believes progress is being made by tech companies when it comes to improving diversity.

Diversity Diversity

February 16

Like us? Follow us? Connect with WTW across social media

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 12 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news. Now there is LinkedIn as well.

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Updated February 13

Now someone can manage your Facebook account after you die

Facebook  The world's biggest online social network said Thursday that it will now let users pick someone who can manage their account after they die. Previously, the accounts were "memorialized" after death, or locked so that no one could log in.

February 12

Beware, digital Valentine: That dating app may invite a hack

It's not bad enough that you risk being hacked when you shop or go to the doctor. Now you have to worry about dating apps. So says IBM. In a study released just in time for Valentine's Day, IBM says more than 60 percent of dating mobile apps are vulnerable to cyber attack.

February 11

IBM's new channel team; Zuckerberg court face-off; GSK buys vaccine maker; driverless cars in London; judge backs NSA

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology and life science news: IBM unveils a new channel team in a bid to boost sales; Mark Zuckerberg is in a court fight with a real estate developer; GSK buys a vaccine maker; driverless vehicle trials start in London; and a judge backs NSA surveillance.

Tags: IBM, Facebook, GSK
February 9

Facebook, LinkedIn team up to help draw more women to tech

​Facebook and LinkedIn want to boost dwindling numbers ofwomen studying engineering and computer science with a collaborative initiative announced Friday that they hope will eventually fill thousands of lucrative Silicon Valley jobs long dominated by men.

Supporting Tech Women Supporting Tech Women

February 9

Like us? Follow us? Connect with WTW across social media

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 12 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news. Now there is LinkedIn as well.

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February 6

UNC-CH is considering a ban on 'Yik Yak' chat app

Yik Yak The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is considering banning Yik Yak, a smartphone app that some say encourages hate speech, but other schools say free speech among students needs to be promoted.

February 2

Like? Follow? Connect with WTW across social media

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 12 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news. Now there is LinkedIn as well.

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January 27

Premium Lock Facebook: Internal glitch, not hack, caused hour-long global outage

Facebook  Facebook said it suffered a self-inflicted outage lasting an hour on Tuesday that made its site inaccessible to users worldwide. Lizard Squad, a group notorious for attention seeking antics online, also claimed responsibility on Twitter for the outages.

January 26

Premium Lock Like us? Connect with WTW across social media

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 12 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news. Now there is LinkedIn as well.

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January 21

Premium Lock Doctors without Borders vs. GSK; Etix founder buys Hopscotch; Facebook hoax crackdown; Netflix surges; Twitter buys ZipDial

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of life science and technology news: Doctors Without Borders calls on GSK, Pfizer to cut vaccine prices; Etix founder buys Raleigh's Hopscotch Music Festival; Facebook cracks down on hoaxes; Netflix growth surges; and Twitter makes an acquisition to grow in developing nations.

January 19

Premium Lock How you can like us: Connect with WTW across social media

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 12 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news. Now there is LinkedIn as well.

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January 14

Premium Lock Mining tweets for investor, startup advice from Entrepreneur's Series event

Startups   A crowd of some 300 people gathered in North Raleigh on Wednesday despite the poor weather to discuss entrepreneurship and investor financing. The tweets flowed from a variety of people at the event, repeating advice or sharing some humor. Check out our roundup.

January 12

Premium Lock 'Like' us: Connect with WTW across social media

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 12 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news. Now there is LinkedIn as well.

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Updated January 6

Premium Lock Speaking out via Twitter: Lively AirBNB, 'sharing economy' debate in Raleigh

The "sharing economy" debate is intensifying in Raleigh as a public meeting Monday night about AirBNB spilled over to include comments about Uber, paying taxes and fees - and who do you call in an AirBNB emergency? WRAL TechWire offers an exclusive tweet-by-tweet recap.

Talking "sharing economy" in Raleigh Talking "sharing economy" in Raleigh

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