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2 hrs ago | Small Business Trends

How Do You Optimize Your Facebook And Twitter Accounts?

Whether you need to promote your brand, share event pictures, connect with your clients or create a buzz, social media marketing is a necessity and not an option any more.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Internet, Science / Technology

7 hrs ago | KSAT-TV San Antonio

Artie Lange suffers 'diabetic shock'

"Trying to get better," his message said. "Sorry for missing gigs." His tweet included a photo of himself in a hospital bed.


Related Topix: Artie Lange, Entertainment

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Yahoo's growth anemic as turnaround chugs along

Yahoo Inc barely managed to expand its core advertising business in the first quarter despite Chief Executive Marissa Mayer 's two-year effort to revive growth at the Internet pioneer.


Related Topix: Startups, Yahoo!, Internet, Science / Technology, Google, Alibaba, Ansonia, CT


Miley Cyrus hospitalized in Kansas City

Her Tuesday night "Bangerz" tour concert at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo., has been canceled, according to a statement from the arena.


Related Topix: Kansas City, MO, Entertainment

NBC Chicago

Tweeters Respond to Palindrome Week

"Tattarrattat" is the longest word in the Oxford English Dictionary. The word was coined by James Joyce in his 1922 book "Ulysses" to describe a knock on the door.


At Tribeca, movies are only part of the story

The Tribeca Film Festival is now a teenager. And like most teens, its eyes are on a lot of screens.


Related Topix: Tribeca (New York, NY), Startups, WebMD, Facebook, Social Software


Twitter plays defense with deal for Gnip

FORTUNE This morning Twitter acquired Gnip , a social data company, for an undisclosed amount.


Related Topix: Gnip

Myrtle Beach Online

Twitter buys data analytics partner Gnip

Twitter Inc. said Tuesday that Gnip has already played a "crucial role" in collecting and digesting the public data that people share on its short messaging service.


Related Topix: Boulder, CO, Business News

WBIR-TV Knoxville

US Airways, major brands make big mistakes on Twitter

The airline is just the latest company to apologize for a big Twitter mistake. USA TODAY Network highlights some corporate tweets that were major failures.


Related Topix: Apparel, Kenneth Cole Productions, Footwear

KZBB-FM Fort Smith

LISTEN: Lana Del Rey releases new single 'West Coast'

Lana Del Rey is following up her Coachella appearance Sunday with a recording of her new song, "West Coast."


Related Topix: Lana Del Rey, Pop/Rock

Business Journal

How Portland played into US Airways' historically bad X-rated Twitter blunder

Could there be a worse social media blunder than US Airways' posting of a sexually explicit photo today on Twitter? It's hard to think of one.


Related Topix: Public Relations

Daily Mail

Boy, 13, shot in the EYE by stray bullet after gunman opens fire in New York

Two sex offenders out on parole went on a savage rape and murder spree that left FIVE women dead... all while wearing their GPS ANKLE BRACELETS EXCLUSIVE 'They're not mine': Estranged husband of woman who admitted to killing six of her newborn babies says he isn't the father and that she was kicked out of the house for cheating Is this the worst ... (more)


Related Topix: Violent Crime, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Social Security, Personal Finance

Anderson Cooper battles it out on Twitter with anti-gay broadcaster

TV personality Anderson Cooper attends Diane Von Furstenberg's Journey of A Dress Exhibition Opening Celebration at May Company Building at LACMA West on January 10, 2014 in Los Angeles, California TV personality Anderson Cooper attends Diane Von Furstenberg's Journey of A Dress Exhibition Opening Celebration at May Company Building at LACMA West ... (more)


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian

Mon Apr 14, 2014

New Hampshire Public Radio -

Ooops! US Airways Accidentally Includes Lewd Photo In Tweet

The Twitter account for US Airways created an embarrassing incident for the airline Monday, after an inappropriate image was included in a tweet to a customer.


Marshfield News-Herald

US Airways apologizes for lewd photo sent via Twitter

In this file photo from Sept. 1, 2012, US Airways planes are seen at Charlotte/Douglas International Airport.



Prominent Trans Twitter Engineer Charged With Raping Her Wife

Well-known trans woman Dana McCallum has been charged with five felonies . McCallum, an advocate for transgender and women's rights who works as a senior engineer at Twitter, was charged with three counts of spousal rape, one count of domestic violence, and one count of false imprisonment, the San Francisco Examiner revealed last week.


WESC-FM Greenville

Lady Antebellum tweets about missed Alabama concert

The country trio was forced to postpone their concert Saturday in Birmingham after heavy rains caused flooding that damaged the venue where they were to perform.


Related Topix: Lady Antebellum, Country

Teen arrested after tweeting terror threat

Once you're logged in, at the top of each article, video or slideshow you will see a list of your Facebook friends who recently visited Choose to share stories you'e read with your friends or turn sharing OFF to keep your reading experience anonymous .


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Travel, Opinion

KAZR-FM Des Moines

Teena s terror prank might be dumbest Tweet ever

Twitter blew up on Sunday after a now-suspended user, @QueenDemetriax_, sent a Tweet to American Airlines claiming to be a terrorist from Afghanistan, promising to "do something really big" on June 1. Shortly after the post, the airline responded, saying the user's IP address and information were being forwarded to the FBI.



Minnie Driver quits Twitter over body bullying

Fans of Keeping Up with the Kardashians have watched Kylie Jenner grow up in front of their eyes.


Related Topix: The Colbert Report, Comedy, Entertainment, Television


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