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Posts tagged “Social Media”

December 3

Twitter updates 'block' tool in effort to fight abuse

Twitter Twitter says new tools will roll out to users over the coming weeks. It's available now for a small group of Twitter's 284 million members. Among other changes, the updates streamline the process for reporting abuse, especially on mobile devices.

December 2

#WTWTrends: Google Fiber, #GivingTuesday, Christopher Chung, GSKImpact Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

December 1

#WTWTrends: Cyber Monday, FireEye, GSK, 12 Days, Giving Tuesday, #Unselfie Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Monday, Dec. 1, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

December 1

What's free speech in social media? Supreme Court to consider Facebook threats case

Facebook  he Supreme Court is weighing the free-speech rights of people who use violent or threatening language on Facebook and other social media. For more than four decades, the Supreme Court has said that "true threats" to harm another person are not protected speech under the First Amendment. But the court has been careful to distinguish threats from protected speech such as "political hyperbole" or "unpleasantly sharp attacks."

December 1

What's trending? Connect with WRAL TechWire 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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November 28

Tweet this: Twitter now tracks other apps you've installed

Twitter Twitter says that users will receive a notification when the setting is turned on and can opt out using settings on their phones. On iPhones, this setting is called "limit ad tracking." On Android phones, it's "opt out of interest-based ads."

November 24

Trending in tech: Connect with WRAL TechWire 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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November 21

Premium Lock #WTWTrends: Follow Friday, Smart Cities, Aereo, NC Birthday, Christmas Parade Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

November 20

Premium Lock #WTWTrends for Thursday: Next Glass, Uber, social scare at UNC, #RaleighYPN and parades Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

November 19

Premium Lock #WTWTrends for Wednesday: More from #AGBioSummit, Bill Gates, LGBT and NCWX Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

November 19

Premium Lock WhatsApp encrypts text messages from beginning to end

Facebook  WhatsApp, the globally popular instant messaging system owned by Facebook, has begun using a powerful new encryption program aimed at protecting users' conversations from unwanted surveillance and snooping.

November 19

Premium Lock Facebook's newest app unbundles Groups feature

Facebook is launching a new free mobile app for its popular Groups feature that lets users create and interact with communities on the site, whether they're based on hobbies, geography or culture.

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November 18

Premium Lock #WTWTrends for Tuesday: #AGBioSummit and GMO, Uber, COCG Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

November 17

Premium Lock #WTWTrends for Monday: Immigration, Raleigh, startups, #GEW and broadband Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

November 17

Premium Lock Tracking trends: Connect with WRAL TechWire 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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November 14

Premium Lock #WTWTrends: Follow Friday, fiber, clinical trials, jobs and flurries Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

November 14

Premium Lock Facebook's privacy changes: Five things you need to know

Facebook  Facebook is once again trying to simplify its privacy policy, largely to address criticisms that it's too complex and lengthy for the average user. Laid out with illustrations into short subsections, the new policy explains what types of information Facebook collects and how it uses the data. The new policy is 70 percent shorter than the old one. Here's a look at some key points.

November 13

Premium Lock #WTWTrends for Thursday: Woz, #ISUM14, Internet, bridge collapse Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated November 13

Premium Lock Internet Summit warning: Don't be 'reputation roadkill'

Internet Summit More than 80 percent of companies will suffer a business damaging reputation event in the next few years, Andy Beal, CEO of social media monitoring tool Trackur, tells the Internet Summit. Allan Maurer reports exclusively for our WRAL TechWire Insiders.

November 13

Premium Lock Poll: People feel loss of control of personal info

Internt and privacy don't mix It's been 15 years since Sun Microsystems CEO Scott McNealy infamously quipped "You have zero privacy anyway. Get over it." You'd think we would have gotten the message by now, with all the news of online data breaches, revelations about broad government surveillance, and advertisers tracking your every move as you travel around the Web. But we're not over it. We just don't know what to do about it.

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