Posts tagged “Social Media”

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WTW's presence on social media in 2017: Like, track, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 15 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 20

Tech news: No Tesla recall; Uber pays $20M; Samsung fire update; SAS big data survey; social media-terror lawsuits

Note to our readers: The Bulldog wrapup of technology news, which has been a staple of WRAL TechWire for years, is taking on a new look. We are expanding it to incorporate Triangle and regional headlines, not just news from The Associated Press and other wires. In effect, the Bulldog will become the new home for other occasional WTW posts such as Triangle Headlines. No one publication in the Triangle can adequately cover all the tech and life science news that's happening daily - well, make that hourly. The Bulldog, which draws its name from an old newspaper term for early editions and from WTW Editor Rick Smith's late bulldog Roxie, will attempt to bring you a daily wrapup of highlights.

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January 19

Premium Lock How can your business counter 'fake news'?

Internet  "Fake news" is not new but the topic certainly generated more headlines and attention that usual during the just concluded 2016 political campaign. How does your business deal with the threat? Here are some ideas.

January 16

Following WTW on social media in 2017: Like, track, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 15 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 12

With new effort Facebook taking a bigger role in journalism

Facebook  Facebook is launching a journalism project aimed at strengthening its ties with media organizations to help them expand their audiences, come up with new products and generally promote trusted news in today's "post-truth" era.

Updated January 9

Obama social archive deal reflects ArchiveSocial's growing strength

ArchiveSocial Bringing searchable functionality to the chaos that social media has become is the secret sauce of Durham's ArchiveSocial. And its big coup last week in landing the President Obama social media archive is a reflection of the startup's continuing growth.

January 9

Where to follow WTW on social media in 2017: Like, track, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 15 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 Inside ArchiveSocial's Obama Archive deal + What about Trump?

A deal for the "Greatest Office in the Land" (White House) social media archive of President Obama can take Durham startup ArchiveSocial to "the next level," its founder says. And what about Donald Trump's tweets? "We would welcome the opportunity to service the next administration."

Anil Chawla with an award won in 2013 Anil Chawla with an award won in 2013

January 3

Following WTW on social media in 2017: Like, track, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 15 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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December 30, 2016

Apple cutting iPhone production; Google Pixel has issues; editing tweets a bad idea?

Bulldog In today's update of technology news: Apple to cut iPhone production; Google's Pixel devices shutting down; editing tweets a bad idea?

Updated December 23, 2016

Premium Lock Audio Advice Online wants to be "Exhibit A" of ecommerce sites made locally

When Audio Advice, a 40-year-old Raleigh company specializing in high end audio and home theatre equipment decided to go online, it proved two things.

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Updated December 23, 2016

Premium Lock Social media advertising growing at 20 percent a year

Global advertising spend on social media is set to overtake newspapers in the next four years, according to a study by Ad agency Zenith. Social media advertising is growing at 20 percent a year and by 2019 it will be worth $50.2 billion compared to $50.7 billion for newspapers, it says.

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December 22, 2016

Premium Lock Nokia sues Apple; Regtech hot; Facebook making you sad?

Bulldog In today's roundup of technology news: Nokia sues Apple again; Regtech startups see more business; Facebook may be making you sad.

December 21, 2016

Premium Lock PEW survey: eight in ten Americans shop online

Pew Research Americans have embraced online shopping. About eight in ten have made an online purchase, 51 percent bought something using a cell phone, and 15 percent made purchases from a social media site link, says a Pew Reseach Center survey.

Updated December 21, 2016

Premium Lock More execs depart Twitter, first delivery by drone, NASA direction

Bulldog In today's roundup of technology news: More Twitter execs depart; Trump NASA tradition team adding members favoring public/private partnerships; first company to make a drone delivery isn't Amazon.

December 19, 2016

Premium Lock Keeping up with WTW on social media: Like, track, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 15 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 December 12, 2016

Premium Lock Trump invites top tech execs to Wednesday summit

Donald Trump A handful of top tech execs from Google (Alphabet), Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Microsoft, Intel, and Oracle and others have been invited to a summit Wednesday by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, Recode reports.

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