If maintaining your presence on social media is becoming a burden, Google may be able to help.
When it comes to smartphones, tablets and other mobile delights, many of us have the unfortunate tendency to behave like teenagers: prodding and poking our shiny toy to the exclusion of anyone and anything else.
BOSTON—During this morning's marketing meeting at Dwyer Publishing, Inc., CEO Eric McCulloch astounded and amazed his staff by writing the phrase 'Social Media' on a whiteboard in black pen and underlining it. According to sources, McCulloch's virtuoso whiteboard performance has forever rendered traditional advertising pointless and obsolete, and ...
French company Spotter is going to help the British Home Office identify sarcastic comments posted online.
Last week, thousands of people took to social media in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings, hoping to help identify the perpetrators.
The small print may need to get smaller: the Federal Trade Commission says that even tweeted ads need to abide by the rules and make clear and conspicuous disclosures.
One of my all time favorite movies is Dog Day Afternoon, which was based on the true story of a botched bank robbery in New York.
The FBI is considering continuously monitoring all social media sites on a global basis, and is looking for help.
For most people Facebook is a fun social networking site that allows them to communicate with friends and family.
Ning - the social media platform launched six years ago by entrepreneur Marc Andreessen - is to be acquired by fashion site owner Glam Media.
After analyzing more than three million tweets, gigabytes of YouTube content and thousands of blog posts, a new study has concluded that the Arab Spring truly was fueled by social media.
Would you join a new social network, with all the hassle that entails, just to save yourself from having to click a button to refresh your stream of tweets?
As you probably already know, social networking can be either good or bad for kids. But if you secretly conduct preventive surveillance over your child’s social media, you might be wasting your time.
Being cyberstalked is more stressful and traumatic than being stalked in person, a new study has found.
Presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich was recently accused of buying followers on Twitter, a charge the Gingrich camp fervently denies.
Algorithms can do a lot these days. A group of researchers claims to have developed one that allows them to guess the gender of someone using Twitter.
Microsoft's UK Twitter account "@Tweetbox360" committed the ultimate social media faux pas Sunday.
Pro athletes who use Twitter often get themselves in trouble. Rashard Mendenhall is finding out that posting your opinions through tweets can cost you millions.
It looks like Google+ might not be a social media sausage fest after all.
The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) is stepping up its efforts to wage effective propaganda campaigns on various social networking sites.