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Gulsen Solaker / Reuters:
Turkish court orders Facebook to block pages insulting Mohammad: media   —  (Reuters) - A Turkish court has ordered Facebook to block a number of pages deemed insulting to the Prophet Mohammad, threatening to stop access to the whole social networking site if it does not comply, local media reported.
Jan 26, 2015, 11:10 AMIn context
Jason Koebler / Motherboard:
Illinois law says schools can ask for students' Facebook passwords if they violate policy   —  Illinois Says Rule-Breaking Students Must Give Teachers Their Facebook Passwords  —  School districts in Illinois are telling parents that a new law may require school officials to demand …
Jan 21, 2015, 7:40 PMIn context
Evan McMorris-Santoro / BuzzFeed:
US federal government struggles to secure 5K+ social media accounts operated by disparate agencies after CENTCOM Twitter hack   —  No One Really Knows How Secure Government Social Media Is  —  There's no centralized way to find out if the proper security measures are being used to protect government accounts.
Jan 20, 2015, 8:50 AMIn context
Sebnem Arsu / New York Times:
Turkey threatens to block Twitter unless Twitter blocks the account of a newspaper that circulated leaked documents   —  Turkey Threatens to Block Social Media Over Released Documents  —  ANKARA, Turkey — Turkish officials threatened to shut down Twitter in the country unless …
Jan 17, 2015, 2:45 PMIn context
Julian Hattem / The Hill:
Obama backs call for tech backdoors   —  President Obama wants a backdoor to track people's social media messages.  —  The president on Friday came to the defense of British Prime Minister David Cameron's call for tech companies to create holes in their technology to allow the government to track suspected terrorists or criminals.
Jan 16, 2015, 7:25 PMIn context
Mike Shields / Wall Street Journal:
Twitter plans to sell ads in streams of tweets on other publishers' apps and websites, share revenue   —  Twitter Planning to Sell Ads on Apps and Sites of Other Companies  —  Twitter is laying out plans to make money from the millions of people who see tweets all over the Web but don't actually use Twitter.
Jan 9, 2015, 5:30 PMIn context
Pew Internet:
Pew Report: Facebook growth slows, but user engagement increases; while Twitter and others grow userbase, not engagement   —  Social Media Update 2014  —  In a new survey conducted in September 2014, the Pew Research Center finds that Facebook remains by far the most popular social media site.
Jan 9, 2015, 3:55 PMIn context
Andrew Watts / Medium:
A 19-year-old US college student describes how and why his demographic uses the various social media platforms   —  A Teenager's View on Social Media  —  Written by an actual teen  —  I read technology articles quite often and see plenty of authors attempt to dissect or describe the teenage audience …
Jan 7, 2015, 7:40 PMIn context
Mike Masnick / Techdirt:
Intel Turns Off Russian Forums, Blogs & Comments In Response To Russian Blogging Law   —  Back in April of last year, we were among the first to report on a very dangerous new law in Russia targeting bloggers, requiring any blogger or social media user with more than 3,000 “visitors” a day to register their real name with the government.
Jan 5, 2015, 10:20 PMIn context
Jonathan Soble / New York Times:
Abandoned Japanese social network Mixi resurges with Monster Strike, its first mobile game   —  ‘Monster Strike’ Gives Former Social Media Giant Mixi a Second Act  —  TOKYO — It was a familiar trajectory for a social network like Facebook that did not happen to be Facebook …
Jan 1, 2015, 1:50 AMIn context

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