Social Media
Social Media

Want a great work-life balance? Consider one of these 25 careers

If being able to leave your work at work (or do your work from home) is key to your professional satisfaction, you may want to consider a career on Glassdoor's list of 25 Best Jobs For Work-Life Balance.
Movies & TV

CNN gets into streaming with new socially distributed network, Great Big Story 0:30

CNN has thrown its support behind Great Big Story, a video network that launched today with the goal of creating shareable content geared at Millenials. Content is intended to be distributed across social platforms.
Social Media

Haters call for Star Wars boycott because new movie has too much diversity

Despite a movement to boycott Star Wars: The Force Awakens because the leading roles are not all white males, pre-ticket sales continue to crash movie theater and online ticket websites.
Social Media

New York Times’ Marcus Mabry is joining the Twitter team to head Moments

Just a week after announcing that it had fired 8 percent of its workforce, Twitter is charging full steam ahead and bringing aboard new talent, including New York Times editor at large Marcus Mabry, who will now be heading Twitter Moments.
Social Media

Smart caskets of the future could live-stream social media tributes

Technology in funeral arrangements and burial is predicted to include a screen on the top for streaming social media tributes, as well as built-in sound systems for amplifying music, poems, or eulogies.
Social Media

No surprise, Trump and Clinton have the most fake Twitter followers among candidates

Presidential candidates have become adept at utilizing social media for their campaigns. But many political accounts also have large numbers of fake followers. The candidate with the lowest number of fake Twitter followers might surprise…
Social Media

To grow e-commerce further, Pinterest makes ‘buyable’ pins available to bigger retailers

Pinterest is at the forefront of combining social media with e-commerce, as evidenced by its new move. It'll start allowing bigger retailers to use its new buyable pin to push for more e-commerce on its site.
Social Media

Millions believe actor Richard Gere’s ‘moving’ Facebook hoax about homelessness

The Facebook post of Richard Gere posing undercover as a homeless person and giving out hundreds of dollars to homeless people is the newest addition in a long line of Facebook hoaxes.
Social Media

Millennials don’t think personal data is secure online but offer it anyway

Results of a survey indicate that millennials don't trust any online entity to keep their personal information secure, least of all social media platforms. Yet, some are willing to give the information anyway, despite the mistrust.
Social Media

Facebook will now alert you if your account is targeted by ‘state-sponsored actors’

If you're sure you've never done anything to upset governments around the world, you should be just fine. However, if a nation-state does have reason to hack your account, and Facebook rumbles the attack, the social networking giant…
Mobile

10 stories you missed: Digital rat brains, YouTube tycoons, Die Hard 6

It can be challenging to keep track of everything that happens in the tech world. That's why we have compiled a list of the top 10 tech stories from this week — just for you. From Facebook's data on coming out on social media to Apple's…
Social Media

Teens prefer Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat (in that order), says new survey

Just when you thought that Facebook was the king of social media, a new study comes along that shows otherwise, at least among teens. Teens like Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat over Facebook.