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Social media has become a battleground in Hong Kong’s protests

Hong Kong demonstrators have remained largely anonymous, using social media to avoid being identified and arrested by police authorities. Media experts…

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Proposed White House executive order targets social media ‘censorship’

The big picture: The Trump administration has on numerous occasions alleged that tech companies and social media platforms are censoring posts…

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Prep well, confirm by phone, and hold the emojis: social media in clearing

 Keep your phone to hand to see information and advice that universities might share. Photograph: Santi Nunez/Stocksy United From Snapchat…

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What All High-Performing Social Media Posts Have in Common

In this episode of the Empowerista series from Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars, Alex Wehrley points out one thing all high-performing posts have in…

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If Social Media Prioritized Reading Over Responding Could That Stop ‘Fake News’?

There was once a time when a scholar might spend their entire life working in a single archive contemplating the…

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Social Media ‘Influence’ Gets You Nowhere with This L.A. Ice Cream Truck

Instagram “influencers” have become masters in the art of quid pro quo, and generally know how to get free goods…

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How social media echo chambers fuelled the rise of Boris Johnson

 ‘I am not telling anyone to be mates with racists or stop being left wing. I am just asking that…

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For clues to Bitcoin price movement, the new place to go: Social media

London: After months of relative calm in cryptocurrency markets, bitcoin exploded back into life in April with its sharpest price jump in…

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Why Priyanka Chopra busts the social media charts, time and again

Priyanka Chopra is a social media superstar We all know what Priyanka Chopra did last night, and the day before,…

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Critics slam Trump ‘social media summit’ over far-right invitees

Critics on Thursday slammed US President Donald Trump’s “social media summit” that includes several far-right and other conservative figures, but not major social media companies,…

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How a Social Media Campaign to Game the Emmys Led to This Week’s ‘Block Voting’ Scandal

The Television Academy’s “block voting” controversy has quickly become the talk of Emmy season — and that appears to have been…

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Want a US visa? Fork over your social media details first

Trump administration’s latest move to vet people during the visa process is to ask for their emails and social media…

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How do you make social media safer?

Facebook, Messenger and Instagram apps are are displayed on an iPhone in New York. March 13, 2019. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS/Jenny…

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Trump slams social media sites after Facebook bans

President Donald Trump criticized social media companies after Facebook banned a number of extremist figures, declaring that he was “monitoring…

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5 Annoying Social Media Practices Customers Hate

It is 2019, and somehow I still see people use social platforms to promote, sell, and sometimes even spam their friends. The sad reality…

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Is our social media feed forcing us to spend more money?

Social media has become the new Mall of UAE where we all window-shop about four hours a day. It’s true,…

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Did publishers and social media giants have a part to play in the Christchurch terror attacks?

Major social media platforms must carry the same obligations that news media must shoulder. In the aftermath of the Christchurch…

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Political advertisements on social media will need pre-certification: ECI

The general election in 2019 will be the first election when it will not only be fought on the ground…