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45 Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed

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Has your passion for the Olympics thrown a wrench in your workflow? Join the club. Spreadsheets and deadlines versus gymnastics vaults and 100m ‘fly? There’s no contest. If for some crazy reason you do take a break from the Games — or your boss issues a city-wide kibosh — then spend some time checking out […]

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Chat Her Maybe? Carly Rae Jepsen Joins Facebook Chat

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Canadian pop star Carly Rae Jepsen and her management previously told Mashable they’re crazy in “love” with the countless “#Call Me Maybe” parodies, but on Saturday during a #Facebook #Live chat, she will reveal her overall reaction to the song’s covers, parodies and remixes. The chat begins at 1 p.m. ET — when she will […]

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Facebook Helps Voters Get to the Polls On Election Day

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Facebook is hoping their site can guide people in the United States to the polls this Election Day. The social network has built a polling place locator tool, so on Tuesday, users can easily figure out where to head to cast a ballot. The map is already live at #Facebook‘s U.S. Politics page, but will […]

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More Privacy Problems

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#Mark Zuckerberg is coming under fire again after it was revealed that #Facebook manipulated the #News Feeds of just under 700,000 users in the name of a science experiment to determine if online emotions were contagious. Anger among users at the perceived privacy violation spread quickly. View this image › Jonathan Ernst / Reuters / […]

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A Man In Goa Might Be Arrested For Criticizing The Prime Minister On Facebook

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Devu Chodankar’s now deleted post said that electing #Narendra Modi would present #India with an “imminent threat of Holocaust.” View this image › Via facebook.com An Indian man faces the prospect of arrest after posting a status on his #Facebook page, criticizing India&8217;s newly elected Prime Minister. In March of this year, prior to India&8217;s […]

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Mark Zuckerberg Comes Of Age As A Mogul

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The #Facebook CEO has grown into a cocksure leader, solid operator, and gutsy deal-maker, even if the casual dress remains. View this image › Jonathan Ernst / Reuters Noticeably absent from the mounds of coverage of how Facebook’s $19 billion acquisition of #WhatsApp came together is any mention of the #social network&8217;s Chief Operating Officer […]

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Google, Facebook and Twitter’s Friendly Rivalry at GOP2012

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Google, with its fully decked-out media lounge, backstage “Conversation Room” and end-of-the-week epic party, was inarguably the most prominent of the technology companies at the #Republican National Convention — a list that also included Facebook and Twitter. That makes sense – #Google and YouTube were the official social network and live stream provider of the […]

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Why Facebook Is So Interested In India’s Elections

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Inside the social network’s quest to reach voters in the biggest election ever. View this image › Punit Paranjpe/Raveendran/AFP India&8217;s general election this year will be the largest democratic election that has ever been conducted in the world — and also one of #Facebook&8217;s most ambitious pushes into electoral politics. As Indians head to the […]

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