By Paul Gonzalez | 09/29/14 03:58 PM
A new service from Facebook will leverage the company's massive database of personal information to serve targeted ads on websites other than its own.
By Becket Adams | 09/29/14 01:09 PM
A man from Bristol, England, was sentenced this week to 18 weeks in jail for using his Twitter account to abuse and threaten a female MP.
By Paul Bedard | 09/29/14 09:25 AM
NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams is joining a clutch of frustrated journalists and educators worried that today's youth are growing up news-free, obsessed with social media but unplugged from what makes the world tick.
09/28/14 12:15 PM
For gay men in the dozens of countries that criminalize their sex lives, social networking can be a blessing or a curse. High-tech dating apps and social media have enabled countless men to expand their circles of friends and lovers in settings that are hostile to any overt trace of...
By Kelly Cohen | 09/22/14 07:36 AM
By using the "Voter to Voter" Facebook app, GOP voters pledge their support in the November elections, and then are prompted to challenge three other friends to do the same -- much like the ALS "Ice Bucket Challenge."
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/21/14 04:39 PM
Photos are making the rounds on Twitter showing Sen. Mary Landrieu helping a Louisiana State University student manage a "keg stand" before a football game on Saturday.
09/18/14 12:45 AM
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco drag queens are sparring with Facebook over its policy requiring people to use their real names, rather than drag names such as Pollo Del Mar and Heklina. But the world's biggest social network is not budging from its rules. In recent weeks, Facebook has been...
By Ashe Schow | 09/11/14 01:36 PM
Next time you're thinking of offering a promotion based on a national tragedy -- think again.
09/06/14 05:45 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Northern California law enforcement officials are turning to social media to combat prostitution by posting names of men arrested on solicitation charges. The San Francisco Chronicle reported Saturday (http://tinyurl.com/ndwn9hl ) that police departments in Oakland,...
By Becket Adams | 08/31/14 12:26 PM
"The world's always been messy ... we're just noticing now in part because of social media."
By Justin Green | 08/19/14 02:24 PM
I have not the slightest idea what he's talking about, but behold the Twitter account of Iowa Republican Senator Chuck Grassley.
By Byron York | 08/18/14 07:42 AM
Never trust a word Morris Davis says; it might be "sarcasm."
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