Posts tagged “Social Media”

7:37 a.m. today

Premium Lock Artifical Intelligence alliance: How the world's media reacts

Five of the biggest players in global high-tech have joined forces in creating the Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to Benefit People and Society. And reaction to the effort by the giants to alleviate public concern about the potential evils of AI as immediate.

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Updated 6:14 a.m. Monday

Snap that video: Snapchat debuts 'Spectacles' (+ video)

​Social media app Snapchat is introducing video-recording glasses called Spectacles and is changing its company name to incorporate the new product. Plus: Watch an introductory video about Spectacles and read Snapchat's introduction.

5:10 a.m. Monday

Stay with WTW through 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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September 23

Inside LinkedIn changes: Training features, news feeds and 'bots' (+ video)

LinkedIn wants to become more useful to workers by adding personalized news feeds, helpful messaging "bots" and recommendations for online training courses, as the professional networking service strives to be more than just a tool for job-hunting.

September 21

Meet Allo: Google's smart messaging app (review, video, download info)

Google wants to add a middleman to your mobile chats - a personal virtual assistant who's not shy about interjecting itself into the conversation. The new Allo app promises to be "smart," sort of. Plus: Watch an introductory video and get download information.

September 19

Keeping up with WTW through 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 September 12

CED Tech Venture profile (No. 50): Envested, a social platform for giving back

Envested aims to help people find a "better way" to give locally by helping match them with causes and tracking what their giving helps create. The Durham-based startup is among the presenting companies at CED Tech Venture.

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September 12

Following WTW through 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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September 5

CED Tech Venture profile: OfficeAccord, a digital bulletin board for companies

OfficeAccord is off to a fast start with what it calls the "first turnkey digital bulletin board" for companies who want a tool to cut down on non-work communications that "disrupt" work flow.

September 5

Where to follow WTW through 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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August 29

Premium Lock Follow WTW through 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 August 25

Premium Lock Survey: Social media marketing under performing expectations

Social Media Even though social media spending by marketers has tripled since 2009, it still falls short of levels predicted five years ago and companies say it contributes little to their overall performance. So says the CMO Survey from Duke University.

August 22

Premium Lock Facebook stock prediction, new Android OS, Samsung to refurbish phones

Bulldog In today's update of technology news: Barron's says Facebook stock may soar; Android operating system "Nougat" out of Beta; and Samsung to sell refurbished smartphones.

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