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Stars Pay Tribute To Joan Rivers Via Social Media

Stars Pay Tribute To Joan Rivers Via Social Media

Ellen DeGeneres, Lena Dunham and more remember the woman who wanted to make people laugh…

09/04/2014

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Will Twitter Soon Be The New Facebook?

Twitter appears to be leaning towards implementing a Facebook-like algorithm to curate and filter the tweets that appear on your feed.

09/04/2014

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How Much Money Does Facebook Lose For Every Minute It’s Down?

Social media users across the Twittersphere reported Facebook was down for about 10 minutes Wednesday afternoon, which ultimately impacts company profits.

09/03/2014

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IRS Sniffs Around Food Perks For Silicon Valley Tech Workers

Bay Area tech companies are famous for their free lunch perks, but the IRS has been sniffing around those extras for years.

09/03/2014

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Netflix Unveils New Way To Share Recommendations

Netflix is giving subscribers a more discreet way to recommend movies & TV shows…

09/02/2014

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Facebook, Twitter Users Less Likely To Offer Opinions On Major Issues; Social Media May Encourage Self-Censorship

People who use Facebook and Twitter are less likely than others to share their opinions on hot-button issues, even when they are offline, according to a surprising new survey by the Pew Research Center.

08/26/2014

KCBS Instagram Feed After Napa Earthquake

Napa Earthquake First Major Bay Area Quake In Smart Phone, Social Media Technology Age

The strongest quake in 25 years plunges the Bay Area into a Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Web-fueled frenzy of sharing, commenting, laughing and lamenting as an entire community was joined by wireless communication and the Internet.

08/25/2014

Oakland police officers block a sidewalk (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Mayoral Candidates Bicker Over Police Staffing Level

A dozen candidates who want to be mayor of Oakland faced off Thursday night in a campaign debate at City Hall in which public safety was hot-button issue.

08/22/2014

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Group Launches ‘God Loves Gays’ Billboard Campaign In Kansas To Taunt Westboro Baptist Church

The mysterious comedian behind the “God” Facebook Page is using his divine power to create a billboard campaign that advocates for LGBT rights in and around Topeka, Kansas — the hometown of the Westboro Baptist Church.

08/19/2014

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Facebook Tests Out New ‘Satire’ Tag in News Feed

Facebook has begun testing the addition of the word “[SATIRE]” in their related articles list under news postings, presumably for those who can’t tell the difference.

08/18/2014

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