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August 1, 2011 | By

From All Sides, Online Pushes to Scrap the Deal (TechPresident) Advocacy organizations from across the ideological spectrum are urging action online as the debt ceiling debate enters its final stage. 10 tips to help you get the most out of Google+ (Ragan) Learn more about the new social networking site and its many features. Don’t […]

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May 26, 2011 | By

Study: Social Networking as Popular as Ever, But TV and Movies Keep Dropping (The Wrap) Over the past year, of all entertainment sectors, only social networking sites have retained their value in the eyes of consumers. Army Urges Potential Recruits to ‘Try On’ Army life via Social Media (Ragan) The Army has pumped up its […]

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December 6, 2010 | By

GSA Launches Social Media Directory (Next Gov) The General Services Administration has launched an online social media directory that provides links to its pages on social networking sites. In Online Privacy Plan, the Opt-Out Question Looms (The New York Times) The Federal Trade Commission’s proposed privacy mechanism could cause a major shift in the online […]

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November 30, 2010 | By

What Wikileaks Means for “Open Government” (Tech President) Could Wikileaks’ release of U.S. State Department cables indirectly deal a blow to the cause of open government? A Facebook Founder Begins a Social Network Focused on Charities (The New York Times) A new venture called Jumo aims to connect people with nonprofits and charitable organizations. Don’t […]

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April 27, 2010 | By

Undercover Persuasion by Tech Industry Lobbyists (The Washington Post) As K Street insiders harness the power of social networking on websites such as Twitter and Facebook, one journalist questions whether these lobbyists and public relations professionals are properly disclosing their true motives. Women in New Media: At the Top or in the Trenches? (Politics Daily) […]

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November 16, 2009 | By

Critics Say Social-Media Should Be Off Limits for DTC Drug Ads (Advertising Age) Critics of using social media as a means of advertising for the pharmaceutical industry believe that the drug companies should not promote their products via e-mail, social networking sites, or text messages due to the seriousness of their message. Is Starting A […]

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November 12, 2008 | By

Losing Face (The Economist) The Economist examines the recent case of British Airways and Virgin Atlantic employees who were fired because of their rants and raves on social networking Web sites. Obama Lays Out Rules for Ethics (The Hill) President-elect Obama’s chief of transition, John Podesta, recently outlined the new guidelines for lobbyists involved in […]

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September 26, 2008 | By

Facebook for suits (The Economist) In recent weeks, business-focused social networking Web sites have seen an increase in activity due primarily from the uneasiness regarding the financial markets. YouTube Accord Eludes House (Roll Call) The Senate’s recent approval of third party Web sites, such as YouTube, has left the House wanting a similar resolution. Will […]

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September 23, 2008 | By

The New York Times Goes Social, Too (Rotor Blog) The New York Times has started its own form of social networking with a program called TimesPeople. The program will allow users to share their favorite stories, make comments on blogs and post reviews of restaurants. MyPRGenie Launches Version 2.0 and Adds Social Networking and Publicity […]

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September 17, 2008 | By

Protect Your Brand and Reputation On Twitter (PR Week) With over 2 million users and more large organizations joining daily, Twitter has become an integral part of a brand. Monte Luz explains that while Twitter can better connect your organization to costumers and clients, it is important to be diligent about what is being said […]