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A vast majority of parents have growing concern over who and their kids are doing online. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Study: Increasing Majority Of Parents Fear Kids Being Tracked Online

According to a new study from the Pew Research Center, 81 percent of parents of online teens say they are concerned about how much information advertisers can learn about their child’s online behavior, with 46 percent reporting they are “very” concerned about the possibility of privacy intrusion.


U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a town hall style meeting at Facebook headquarters. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Study: Press, Polls More Critical Of Obama Than Social Media Users

A new study found that social media users viewed the debate performance of President Barack Obama more favorably than media outlets or participants in national polls.


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Lesser Penalty for Marijuana Highlights New Maryland Laws

A glance at some of the new laws taking effect in Maryland on Monday.


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10 Best DC Foodies to Follow On Twitter

From chefs to foodies to policy, DC’s Twitter feeds explode with an array of information about all things edible. Whether you’re vegan or farming cattle yourself, these foodies have the tips, tricks and inside scoop on the D.C. food scene. Here are the 10 most exciting foodie Twitter feeds every Washingtonian should follow.


President Barack Obama is leading Mitt Romney in social media and online activity, according to a Pew Center study. (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Obama Winning Digital War To White House

President Barack Obama’s campaign is leading the digital race against presumptive GOP nominee Mitt Romney in this year’s election, according to a study released Wednesday.


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Opinion: Media Covers Up Violence Of Flash Mobs

Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.


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Opinion: “Digital Politics” Is Here Without The Candidates

With all the communicative access to current local, national, and global information, expecting the masses to settle for media headlines and sound bites is insulting to today’s technologically-aware audience.


The Facebook homepage appears on a computer screen in Washington on August 30, 2010. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Facebook’s Growth In US Slowing Down

Facebook’s growth appears to be slowing, particularly in the U.S., according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.


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New Media Earns Permanent Gallery At Newseum In D.C.

New media and the stories shaped by online culture and social networks now have a place in the Newseum, a Washington museum devoted to the history of news.


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Survey Finds That Majority Of Parents Spy On Child’s Facebook Account

Most parents are okay with spying on their kids’ Facebook page.