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By Amy Singer, Ph.D. and Diana Greninger Today’s business environment is more complex and competitive than it has ever been. Most businesses, attorneys and politicians have already discovered the need and benefits of immersing themselves in social media. [...]
By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Staffers at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission failed to encrypt some of their computers containing highly sensitive information from stock exchanges, leaving the data vulnerable to cyber attacks, according to people [...]
Jordan Bernas, Alligator Blogger www.alligator.org In an age where the lives of everyday citizens can be found documented on Facebook, it shouldn’t be surprising that in an election to decide the leader of the free world, social media is exploding.
Article posted on sfgate.comand posted by: Benny Evangelista This should come as no surprise at a time when a phrase like “binders full of women” can instantly become an Internet meme, but a new study shows that about 66 percent [...]
By Emily Pickrell | Friday, October 12, 2012 The federal government raised the stakes Friday in civil litigation over the 2010 Gulf oil spill, joining other plaintiffs in asking a judge to rule that workers’ refusal to testify amounted to [...]
By Emily Cahn, Roll Call Staff Oct. 11, 2012, 5:42 p.m A survey by the Pew Research Center shedding light on how Americans are receiving information about candidate debates could help politicians tailor their message to specific audiences.
By JANA KASPERKEVIC Hearst Washington Bureau The highly anticipated vice presidential debate might have been a draw or a victory for either of the candidates — it all depends on which pundit you prefer. However, on social media platforms such [...]
By Dr. Ken Broda-Bahm Amid the spin and analysis in the immediate aftermath of last night’s lead-off Presidential Debate, much of the reaction is focused on appearance and style, with some wondering if Obama was on the receiving end of [...]
Source: foxnews.com Big Bird is endangered. Jim Lehrer lost control. And Mitt Romney crushed President Barack Obama. Those were the judgments rendered across Twitter and Facebook Wednesday during the first debate of the 2012 presidential contest. While millions turned on [...]
By Ian Kar No matter what side of the political spectrum you are on, social media websites and applications will be a large part of the 2012 election.