social media

7 Fads We'll Regret
Fads come and go a lot quicker today, because we beat them to death on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.  But which ones are we going to regret the most in the future?  Here are the top seven
The Power of Facebook
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.
Can You Be Fired for What You Post on Facebook?
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…
Can MySpace’s Hip Makeover Win You Back?
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.
Woman Jailed For Failing To Delete Facebook Account
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.
Over Six Million LinkedIn Users Hacked
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?
The Funniest Tweets About Hurricane Irene
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.
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