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How can I be less addicted to tech? Code Media attendees have some solutions.

2018-02-18T03:04:26+00:00 February 18th, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

Executives, investors and rapper Chamillionaire explain what tech products they can’t quit and how they unplug. In a special episode of Too Embarrassed to Ask, we set out to get some insights on tech addiction from people in the media and tech industries: Specifically, the attendees from Code Media 2018. The Verge’s Lauren Goode roamed [...]

Snap CEO Evan Spiegel sold $50 million in stock this week, his first public sale since the IPO

2018-02-18T03:04:25+00:00 February 18th, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

The founder of the communications app is worth about $4.5 billion. Snap CEO Evan Spiegel sold roughly 2.7 million shares of stock last week, worth more than $50 million, which is his first personal stock sale since Snap went public last March. The sale, which was executed as part of a pre-arranged sales plan that [...]

Twitter ends support for its Mac application

2018-02-18T03:04:15+00:00 February 18th, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

After several years of less than ideal support, Twitter is pulling the plug on its Mac client. The company has announced that support for the application will end in 30 days. The post Twitter ends support for its Mac application appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to Source Author: Eric BrackettPowered by WPeMatico

8 things you need to know about the Russian social media election ads

2018-02-18T03:04:14+00:00 February 18th, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

Facebook, Twitter, and Google have now testified before Congress on multiple occasions about Russian election ads and formal charges have been filed. So what do social media users need to know about those ads? We break it down. The post 8 things you need to know about the Russian social media election ads appeared first [...]

Social Feed: Embeds might be iIllegal, Vimeo adds simultaneous live-streams

2018-02-18T03:04:13+00:00 February 18th, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

In this week's social feed, separate lawsuits mean embeds could violate copyright, private posts can be used in court, and Facebook might be violating German privacy laws. Also: Vimeo is adding new tools and Facebook is expanding Community Help. The post Social Feed: Embeds might be iIllegal, Vimeo adds simultaneous live-streams appeared first on Digital [...]

The U.S. government says Russia infiltrated Facebook with fake users, accounts and groups supporting Donald Trump

2018-02-17T03:04:52+00:00 February 17th, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

Read special counsel Robert Mueller’s indictment. Want to know how Russian nationals used Facebook, Twitter and other social platforms to try to swing the 2016 U.S. Presidential campaign for Donald Trump? You’ll find many of the details in U.S. special counsel Robert Mueller’s 37-page indictment against 13 Russian nationals, filed today. You can read the [...]

Full transcript: ‘Brotopia’ author Emily Chang on Recode Decode

2018-02-17T03:04:50+00:00 February 17th, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

Her new book is all about the bro culture of Silicon Valley. On this episode of Recode Decode, hosted by Kara Swisher, Bloomberg Technology executive producer Emily Chang talks about her new book, “Brotopia: Breaking Up the Boys’ Club of Silicon Valley.” One goal Chang feels Silicon Valley should reach: 50-50 representation in board rooms. [...]

J.Crew has hired the Starbucks executive who transformed the coffee chain into a tech innovator

2018-02-17T03:04:48+00:00 February 17th, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

Adam Brotman has joined the apparel retailer as president and chief experience officer. Adam Brotman, a longtime Starbucks executive who helped mold the Seattle coffee giant into one of the most technologically advanced retailers, is leaving the company after nine years for a top role at J.Crew. Brotman will join J.Crew as president and chief [...]