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Bay Area Social Media Embraces #BeatLA

Many taking to Twitter & Instagram to show support for their local teams…

04/17/2014

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US Airways Tweets Pornographic Image; Social Media Gaffe Goes Viral

A major social media gaffe by US Airways involving a pornographic image is turning into a viral nightmare for the company.

04/15/2014

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Larry Magid: New Twitter Interface Looking More Like Facebook

Twitter users be warned, your page will soon be getting a new look—that is of course how you define “new” as it may appear very familiar.

04/08/2014

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James Franco Apologies For Instagram Flirtation

Franco says he used “bad judgment” and “learned my lesson”

04/05/2014

The Cloak app allows users to avoid unwanted encounters with those in their social network. (CBS)

Larry Magid: Cloak App Helps Users Avoid People

The Cloak app allows users to avoid unwanted encounters, by using location check-ins on Instagram and Foursquare.

04/03/2014

Emma Roberts & James Franco in "Palo Alto" (credit: Tribeca Film)

James Franco’s Underage Hook-up Plays Close To Movie Plot

Gossip on James Franco sounds more like the storyline for his upcoming film “Palo Alto”

04/03/2014

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Larry Magid: Google Plus Adds Page View Counter

It’s now easier for Google Plus users to figure out just how popular or unpopular their pages are with their addition of a page profile view counter.

04/01/2014

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Thunder Echoes Through Bay Area, Twitter Helps Track Storms

Thunderclaps echo through Bay Area, with Twitter helping track the storms. The Oakland A’s game is still on, but wet weather is likely to impact play.

03/31/2014

Instagram Photo from #KPIXtv showing the senator in a squad car, a photo taken off the screen of another person's camera, and then filtered with the Instagram app.

#LelandYee FBI Raid Explodes On Social Media, Offering Analysis, Depth To Story

In the world capital of social media, where suspected felon and State Senator Leland Yee governs a district incorporating offices of Twitter and satellite offices of Facebook, it’s no surprise that social media is exploding with the #LelandYee discussion, adding nuance and depth to an already riveting plot line.

03/28/2014

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American Horror Story’s Ryan Murphy Reveals New Title Via Twitter

Series co-creator Ryan Murphy made the official announcement Monday via Twitter…

03/24/2014

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