Social Media

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Baby In X-Ray Machine Causes Social Media Buzz

Have you ever heard of a Pigg-O-Stat?

06/25/2015

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Reddit Bans ‘FatPeopleHate’ And Other Forums For Harassing Comments

Social networking site Reddit is shutting down five forums editors felt had indulged in hate speech.

06/11/2015

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President Obama Gets Own Twitter Feed

President Obama took to social media with his first official @POTUS Twitter account.

05/18/2015

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James Corden’s ‘Late Late Show’ Social Media Pitch Speaks On Digital Age

Corden’s seemingly never-ending list of social media accounts to follow him on is both a hilarious joke and a commentary on the digital age humans live in now

03/25/2015

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Chief Justice Roberts: ‘How Do You Start Out If You Want To Be A Rap Artist?’

The Supreme Court is weighing the free-speech rights of people who use violent or threatening language on Facebook and other social media.

12/01/2014

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GM Uses Facebook, Phone calls To Get Recalled Cars Fixed

Despite the heavy publicity surrounding the scandal, many drivers evidently haven’t heard of the recall or haven’t grasped how serious the defect is…

10/08/2014

South Carroll High School in Carroll County is on lockdown after public school officials received a phone call for a non-specific threat. (Photo credit: WJZ 13 Christie Ileto)

Rumored Fight Club at Va. High School Prompts Increased Police Presence

There will be a increased police presence at a high school in Virginia after rumors of a fight club at the school surfaced on social media.

09/25/2014

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U-Md. Law Professor: Facebook’s Secret Consumer Study Was Illegal

Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler said Wednesday his office will review allegations by a University of Maryland law professor that Facebook and OKCupid violated a state law by manipulating customer data as part of company research.

09/25/2014

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Md. School System to Monitor Student Social Media Accounts

Washington County Public Schools will be able to monitor social media posts made by students, teachers and anyone on their campuses with new software officials say is aimed at student safety.

08/14/2014

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Study: Twitter Has Potential To ‘Induce Psychotic Symptoms’

A new study finds that the downside to global social networks is the potential to ‟aggravate or even induce psychotic symptoms” in psychologically vulnerable patients.

08/13/2014

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