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."
08/26/14 02:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — 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. The study, done in conjunction with Rutgers University in New Jersey,...
08/20/14 06:45 PM
BEIRUT (AP) — The extremists of the Islamic State group have turned their social media into a theater of horror, broadcasting a stomach-turning stream of battles, bombings and beheadings to a global audience. The strategy is aimed at terrorizing opponents at home and winning recruits abroad....
08/19/14 10:30 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Behold the cascade of baby photos, the flood of funny kid anecdotes and the steady stream of school milestones on Facebook. It all makes Sonia Rao, a stay-at-home mother of a 1-year-old in Mountain View, California, "a little uncomfortable." "I just have a vague discomfort...
08/19/14 03:15 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Privacy-wary parents are increasingly pausing before they post photos, names and other information about their wee ones on social media. Some are choosing a complete blackout, while others opt for nicknames and a few carefully selected snapshots. Here are some social media tips...
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."
By Becket Adams | 08/15/14 03:53 PM
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran's supreme leader, whose own country is responsible for countless, detestable crimes against humanity, decided that he'd get himself a slice of that sweet, sweet Ferguson pie.
By Becket Adams | 08/15/14 03:48 PM
Clear Channel Networks and iHeartRadio President Darren Davis said this week that social media attacks on conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh have come mostly from a small but dedicated group of activists.
By Ed Sykes | 08/12/14 04:04 PM
Lawmakers can agree on at least one thing: Robin Williams will be sorely missed.
By Becket Adams | 08/07/14 08:47 AM
Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and her staff apparently need a few lessons in geography and basic definitions.
By Ashe Schow | 08/05/14 06:32 PM
Sens. Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein top the list, but you wouldn't know that from the tweets of two Washington Post writers.
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