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Claire Cain Miller / New York Times:
Pew study shows social media users are more reluctant than others to share their dissenting views, online or off   —  How Social Media Silences Debate  —  The Internet might be a useful tool for activists and organizers, in episodes as momentous as the Arab Spring or as trivial as the Ice Bucket Challenge.
Aug 27, 2014, 4:10 AMIn context
Caroline O'Donovan / Nieman Lab:
This: Why Atlantic Media is funding a social platform for sharing links, one at a time   —  By now, you might have heard that Atlantic Media's Andrew Golis is incubating a small social network inside the company.  Golis came to Atlantic Media as entrepreneur-in-residence a little over a year ago …
Aug 22, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Todd Wasserman / Mashable:
Tumblr Partner Will Now Scan Photos for Clues About Brand Affiliation   —  Every day, users post about 130 million photos on Tumblr.  Starting this week, the Yahoo-owned media brand will start to parse all those images for clues to users' brand affiliations.
Aug 18, 2014, 2:20 PMIn context
Mike Williams / BBC:
UK Premier League warns about posting goal videos, says it's developing tech to find violators   —  Premier League warns about posting goal videos online  —  The Premier League has told Newsbeat they're going to clamp down on fans posting unofficial videos of goals online.
Aug 16, 2014, 12:20 AMIn context
Mark Gurman / 9to5Mac:
Apple hires Angela Ahrendts' confidant & former Nike exec to lead social media efforts   —  Apple is giving its social media department a significant shot in the arm this week.  The Cupertino-based company has hired Musa Tariq, the former social media chief for both Nike and Burberry.
Aug 4, 2014, 12:55 PMIn context
Reuters:
Chinese employees at Microsoft's Nokia arm protest mass layoffs   —  (Reuters) - “Hundreds” of Chinese employees at Microsoft Corp's Nokia phone business protested on Friday against mass layoffs that the U.S. tech company announced last month, according to an employee present and pictures posted on social media networks.
Aug 1, 2014, 11:30 AMIn 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
Jon Russell / The Next Web:
SocialRank now lets you analyze your Twitter followers based on location and keywords   —  Twitter analytics service SocialRank, which was launched in February by two ex-Dwolla staffers, has undergone a significant upgrade in order to help brands and companies get more value and insight from their social media.
Jul 30, 2014, 7:55 PMIn context
Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
Palantir Acquires Social Polling Startup Poptip   —  Poptip, a startup that helps companies conduct social media surveys and analyze online conversations, just announced that its team will be joining Palantir Technologies starting on August 1.  —  A Palantir spokesperson confirmed the acquisition but declined to comment further.
Jul 29, 2014, 9:15 PMIn context
Andy Baio / Medium:
How to fake flawless predictions for any sports event or election using social media   —  How to Flawlessly Predict Anything on the Internet  —  Spark conspiracies, incite riots, and predict the future with a confidence scam for the Twitter era  —  On Saturday, a Twitter account appeared …
Jul 20, 2014, 5:55 PMIn context

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