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David Gauvey Herbert / Bloomberg:
How News Corp.-owned Storyful has emerged as a prominent fact checker by working with news outlets, releasing a Chrome extension to vet video, and more   —  Storyful is using bots to sic reporters on viral hoaxes.  —  by  —  Subscribe Reprints  —  For seven years, Storyful …
Jan 14, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
Kelly Fiveash / Ars Technica UK:
UK targets internet trolls with new legal guidelines; those engaging in doxxing, baiting, derogatory hashtags, and virtual mobbing could face jail   —  Trolls who hurl abuse at others online using techniques such as doxxing, baiting, and virtual mobbing could face jail, the UK's top prosecutor has warned.
Oct 10, 2016, 8:30 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Microsoft releases Sprightly, an app to create fliers, catalogs, and coupons, for iOS   —  Microsoft is taking on Adobe Spark Post and startups like Canva with its new app Sprightly, available today on iOS.  Similar to its competitors, the app promises an easy way for smaller businesses …
Jun 7, 2016, 2:45 PMIn context
Jordan Crook / TechCrunch:
Giphy releases Giphy Cam, an iOS app that lets you create and share homemade gifs   —  Giphy Cam Lets You Create And Share Homemade Gifs  —  Giphy, the search engine for all things gif, has today released a new app called Giphy Cam that lets users create their own gifs to send or share on social media.
Aug 20, 2015, 12:30 PMIn context
Nidhi Subbaraman / BetaBoston:
Harassment response study says Twitter is better at handling violent threats than doxxing or revenge porn complaints   —  Cambridge group assesses Twitter's record on confronting online harassment  —  In November, Twitter allowed the Cambridge-based Women Action & the Media group to study …
May 15, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
David Harris / bizjournals:
Twitter to invest $10M in MIT social media research lab   —  Social media giant Twitter will invest $10 million over five years to support the newly launched Laboratory for Social Machines at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, with the aim of analyzing various trends across social media.
Oct 1, 2014, 3:25 PMIn context
Mike Derezin / LinkedIn Sales Solutions Blog:
LinkedIn iterates on its Sales Navigator tool, releases it as a standalone SaaS product   —  Empowering Social Sellers with LinkedIn's New Sales Navigator  —  Social media and the ubiquity of data have fundamentally changed the way products and services are bought and sold.
Jul 31, 2014, 7:25 PMIn context
David Cohen / AllFacebook:
Pew Report: 30% of US adults get news from Facebook, 10% from YouTube, 8% from Twitter   —  STUDY: Facebook's Role In Pew Research Center's ‘State Of The News Media 2014’  —  Facebook and other social networks continue to become further intertwined with the media, as the State of the News Media 2014 report …
Mar 27, 2014, 6:10 AMIn context
Greg Sterling / Marketing Land:
Pew's “The Web at 25”: 87% of Americans use the Internet, social media ranked easy to quit   —  Survey: Of Major Technologies, Social Media Is The Easiest To Give Up  —  Based on a new survey of just over 1,000 US adults, the Pew Research Center has released findings commemorating the 25th anniversary of the web.
Feb 27, 2014, 2:15 PMIn context
Valentina Palladino / The Verge:
ABC orders pilot for ‘Selfie,’ its latest attempt to turn a social media trend into a comedy   —  People always like to guess whether a new show will be a hit or miss — and newly-announced ABC pilot Selfie has the potential to be a huge miss. The show will be written by Suburgatory creator Emily Kapnek …
Feb 2, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context

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