The Conflict Zone: Thank you, social media

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Seven years ago today, the eyes of the world were focused on the Middle East as it underwent historic change. When the Tunisian government was overthrown in January 2011, a series of revolutions and uprisings occurred within Middle Eastern and North African countries. The majority of these …

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Fact-checking the network: The most interesting digital and social media research of early 2018

Editor's note: There's a lot of interesting academic research going on in digital media — but who has time to sift through all those journals and papers? Our friends at Journalist's Resource, that's who. JR is a project of the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy at the …

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Mark Ritson: Wetherpoons ditching social media is brand leadership at its best

It's been just over 24 hours since JD Wetherspoon made the shock announcement that it would immediately shut down its Twitter, Facebook and Instagram pages. “Rather than using social media,” Wetherspoons announced on Monday, “we will continue to release news stories and information about … Read More Share this NewFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn

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Hootsuite Accelerates Momentum as Global Social Media Management Platform Leader

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hootsuite, the world's most widely used social media management platform, kicked off 2018 with a number of awards and accolades that reinforce the company's ongoing commitment to the success of its customers, partners, and … Read More Share this NewFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn