While I was researching and writing about the plight of Longhorn Mountain I sat in amazement once again at the power of social media. A friend of a friends' friend had contacted me through a private message on Facebook. He had read my story and went online to sign my petition.
Most of us intuitively know that insulting your boss on Facebook is probably not the best idea, but what about other job-related opinions we have? More to the point, can you be fired for posting them? A recent National Labor Relations Board hearing found that “overly broad” company policies regarding…
Thanks to Facebook, we can now "like" just about anything on the internet. But what if you more than "like" something you see on the Web? What if you "want" it too? Soon there may be a special button for that.
Remember back in 2005 when Myspace was cool? We blogged about our crush from middle school science class, took those "what would you do if..." surveys, and felt honored when we made it into someone's "top friends" box. Those were the days.
You know it’s a bad day when a judge decides you need to spend some time behind bars because you didn’t delete your Facebook account. Is having a Facebook page now a crime? It seems that if you irk the wrong judge in the state of Kentucky, it just might be.
If you are a member of the professional social network LinkedIn your account might have been hacked! The successful website released a statement saying they are currently investigating claims that private passwords were stolen. Are you one of the six million people with a hacked account?
NOAA Hurricane Irene has apparently been busy. Not only is the storm barreling toward the East Coast, she's joined Twitter in the form of a parody account, reminiscent of the Bronx Zoo Cobra. The storm has also been inspiring comedians, who are coping with the impending disaster in joke form. Ch .…