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As tbh popularity wanes, Facebook launches ‘Did You Know’ social questionnaire
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 Facebook wants you to share a bit more about yourself on your profile, so today it’s launching a new feature to web and mobile users called “Did You Know,” where you can answer questions about yourself [...]
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Amazon introduces an AWS graph database service called Amazon Neptune
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 Amazon is in the middle of its AWS Re:INVENT keynote right now, and the company just announced a brand new database service. Amazon Neptune has been specifically designed for relationship graphs. So if you’re thin [...]
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Facebook drops fee on donations, will match $50M/year, adds Mentor feature
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 Facebook has always been about friends, but now it’s seeking a broader purpose. So today, Facebook is lending a hand with what it does best: social connections, APIs, and money. At its second Facebook Social Good [...]
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How one of America’s most powerful policemen learned to love social media after Hurricane Harvey
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 It hasn’t been a great few weeks for social media companies like Facebook and Twitter. But in spite of all the undeniable problems associated with fake news, it’s worth reminding ourselves of the equally un [...]
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‘When you spend $100 million on social media,’ it comes with help, says Trump strategist
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 Earlier today, at the Web Summit conference in Lisbon, Brad Parscale, the digital director of Donald Trump’s presidential election campaign, revealed much more about Trump’s election campaign and the role t [...]
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UK spies using social media data for mass surveillance
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 Privacy rights group Privacy International says it has obtained evidence for the first time that UK spy agencies are collecting social media information on potentially millions of people.  <a href="https://tech [...]
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Twitter users join 24hr boycott to protest online harassment
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 A number of Twitter users are joining in a 24 hour boycott of the platform today, organized around the hashtag #WomenBoycottTwitter, to draw attention to online harassment on social media, including how women’s vo [...]
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Kudos wants to be a gentle introduction to social media sharing for kids
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 Just as pre-teens in the 1990s were warned away from dialing 1-900 numbers, kids now need to learn how to navigate social media responsibly. Kudos, an app for kids aged eight to 13 with around-the-clock moderation, posi [...]
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Tim Cook is optimistic about social progress
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 Apple CEO Tim Cook is optimistic about the progress of human rights across the globe, despite the fact that things seem to be growing more bleak by the minute. In an interview with the Independent, Cook explained histor [...]
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