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Posts tagged “Social Media”

May 19

Road risks: 70% now using social media, net while driving

Texting A new survey from AT&T finds that the threat of distracted drivers using smartphones has spread well beyond texting. Some 7 in 10 people now admit to web surfing, video chatting and even taking selfies while they are behind the wheel.

May 18

You can follow WTW across major social media: Like, track, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 13 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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May 15

Facebook joins Google, Microsoft in push for better contractor pay, benefits

Facebook  "Taking these steps is the right thing to do for our business and our community," says Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg. "Women, because they comprise about two-thirds of minimum wage workers nationally, are particularly affected by wage adjustments. Research also shows that providing adequate benefits contributes to a happier and ultimately more productive workforce."

May 14

Quintiles buying $250M in investor shares; BioCryst drug trial; AT&T-Hulu deal; new Leovo phones; Tumblr vs. bullying

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology and life science news: Quintiles is buying back $250 million in stock as investors sell shares; BioCryst prepares for new drug trial; AT&T makes a deal with Hulu; Lenovo is unveiling new phones in China; and Tumblr targets bullying.

May 13

Twitter founder feeling 'Super' as he heads in new direction

Twitter Founder Different Direction ​Biz Stone knows abandoning a struggling project to try something else can be a smart move. After all, he was part of a team that dumped the seldom-heard podcasting service Odeo nearly a decade ago to work on a new idea called Twitter that transformed how people communicate and made him a multimillionaire.

May 11

Follow WTW across major social media: Like, follow, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 13 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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May 8

Inside the IBM-Facebook partnership: Helping brands act a little more like friends

The collaboration of IBM and Facebook will connect marketers, Facebook's 1.44 billion active users, and the unique power of IBM Marketing and Customer Analytics. Marketers can design customer journeys across channels - now including Facebook interactions - and send audiences to Facebook for targeting and look-alike modeling from all IBM Marketing and Customer Analytics solutions. They can also analyze customer journeys across channels, including interactions that occurred in Facebook, writes IBM's Jay Henderson.

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Updated May 8

Tech exec's loss raises question: How to grieve and work?

Sandberg Work and Loss ​What happened to Sheryl Sandberg could happen to anyone: The woman who wrote the book on balancing career and family will have to figure out how soon she will return to her high-profile job following the unexpected death of her husband.

Updated May 4

Premium Lock Exclusive: Social media startup RantRoom takes pitch to Silicon Valley

RantRoom, a Triangle startup aiming to bring context and team spirit to social media, is taking its sales pitch to Silicon Valley this week for the National Venture Capital Association's annual gathering. So what is RantRoom? The name offers a big hint. And who are the founders? One is from SAS. WRAL TechWire Insiders get the story about the company that could be a big, new influencer for social media.

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May 4

WTW across major social media: Like, follow, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 13 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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May 1

Moody's upgrades Quintiles; Tesla's home battery; Apple App Analytics; LinkedIn tumbles; Windows 10 open for Apple, Android apps

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology and life science related news: The financial service Moody's upgrades Quintiles after Q moves to refinance debt; Tesla's new home battery product is unveiled; Apple is testing App Analytics; LinkedIn shares tumble; and Microsoft opens up new Windows to Apple, Android apps.

April 29

Premium Lock After stock dive, is it time to dump Twitter shares?

Twitter Twitter's earnings results were leaked early on Tuesday, and the earnings news sent shares plummeting by nearly 26 percent. After a recovery that cut the loss to 18 percent, shares fell again Wednesday. Is it time to sell? A professor at London's Warwick Business School weighs in.

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April 29

Cree theft ring?; Triangle rates high in tech jobs; Twitter tumbles; Samsung falters; leather-backed LG phones

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology news: Three Cree employees have been charged will running a theft operation in Wisconsin; Raleigh and Durham metros score well in tech jobs survey; Twitter stock plunges; Samsung profits take huge hit; and new LG phones will include leather backs.

April 27

Following WTW across major social media: Like, follow, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 13 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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April 23

Premium Lock Facebook call app; AT&T expects merger OK; FCC killing Comcast-TWC deal?; Facebook earnings; eBay thinks small

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology and science news: Want to make a call on Facebook? There's an app for that; AT&T sees DirecTV merger advancing; is the FCC killing the Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal?; Facebook strong in mobile ads; eBay thinks small as PayPal split nears.

April 20

Premium Lock Follow WTW across major social media: Like, follow, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 13 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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April 13

Premium Lock Following WTW across major social media: Like, follow, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 13 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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April 6

Premium Lock Tracking WTW across major social media: Like, follow, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 13 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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March 30

Premium Lock WTW across major social media: Like, follow, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 13 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 March 27

Premium Lock Meerkat vs. Periscope: Live-streaming app battle & buzz

Twitter Meerkat Live Video ​Download Periscope, Twitter's just-launched live video-streaming app, and you'll find people broadcasting all sorts of mundane stuff: waiting for AT&T to fix their wiring, getting out of bed in Silicon Valley, looking outside their office window in Chicago. Watch the videos, and you might ask yourself, is this really the next big thing?

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