Posts tagged “Social Media”

May 30

Following WTW across 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 May 26

Premium Lock Charlotte startup bringing Pinterest weddings to life (+ video)

After Techstars Austin, The Wed Clique preps to launch B2B platform for wedding vendors and venues. Plus: A video overview.

May 26

Premium Lock Zuckerberg urges Harvard grads to build a world of 'purpose' (+ video)

Mark Zuckerberg returned Thursday to Harvard, where he launched Facebook and then dropped out, telling graduates it's up to them to bring purpose to the world, fight inequality and strengthen the global community.Plus: Watch a video replay of his speech. And: Memorable quotes.

May 22

Premium Lock Mark Zuckerberg says he's not running for public office

Mark Zuckerberg Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says his quest this year to visit every state he hadn't before is about building relationships, not politics.

May 22

Premium Lock Where to follow WTW across 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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May 19

Premium Lock Tweet this: What Twitter's privacy changes mean for you

Twitter Twitter's new privacy policy suggests ambitions of becoming more like Facebook -- more tracking of users and more targeting of ads to rake in more money. Here's a look at the changes - and what they mean for you.

May 15

Premium Lock How to follow WTW across 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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May 12

Premium Lock Facebook exec Sandberg talks life, death, equality at Bragg

Sheryl Sandberg, the No. 2 executive at Facebook, on Thursday thanked soldiers, military spouses and others at Fort Bragg for all of their sacrifices.

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Updated May 11

Premium Lock Snapchat growth stalls in Facebook shadow; stock plunges (+ video)

Facebook's shadow continues to hang over Snapchat as its parent company reported disappointing numbers. Plus: A video analysis about how Snapchat can grow users.

May 8

Premium Lock Where to follow WTW across 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 May 3

Premium Lock Facebook to hire 3,000 to review videos of crime and suicide + Details of plan

Facebook  Facebook says it will hire another 3,000 people to review videos of crime and suicides following murders shown live. In an update, here are more details about the Facebook strategy.

May 1

Premium Lock Following WTW across 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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April 28

Premium Lock Poll: Most teens have taken social media break

Social Media The common stereotype has teens glued to their phones 24-7. But nearly 60 percent of teens in the U.S. have actually taken a break from social media -- the bulk of them voluntarily, a new survey found .

Updated April 24

Premium Lock Sheryl Sandberg picks 'Option B' in her book on resilience

Though perhaps best known as Facebook's No. 2 executive, Sheryl Sandberg is also a mentor, a mother, a billionaire and an author. When her husband Dave Goldberg died suddenly in 2015 while they were vacationing in Mexico, she added "widow" to the list.

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