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Logging out: The social media detox

Early on a Saturday morning, just after midnight, I signed myself out of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat and hit delete. This is the start of a five-day social media detox, to free up my time and mind, and see what effect logging off could have on my life. The …

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‘Real Comedians of Social Media’ prove funny and profanity don’t have to go hand in hand

It's still early into 2018, but it might be safe to say that one of the funniest comedy shows to come through St. Louis this year took place in a Northside church. Bishop Antwain Jackson and his Equation Church hosted the St. Louis leg of the Real Comedians of Social …

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Social media and the Syria crisis

Social media expert Owen Video joined Good Morning San Diego to discuss the ongoing Syrian Crisis through the lens of social media. Owen Video is a YouTube Marketing Consultant. He has made over 1,000 videos for the web and has a YouTube channel with over 35k subscribers, more than 2.2 … …

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Social media video shows arrests of black men at Philadelphia Starbucks – video

Video posted to social media shows police officers arresting two black men as they sat in a Starbucks coffee shop in Philadelphia. The arrests prompted some to accuse the company of racial discrimination. Source: Reuters/Melissa Depino. Sun 15 Apr 2018 21.34 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on … Read More

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Nadiya Hussain is ruthlessly mocked for X-rated gaffe after innocently asking fans for advice on …

An unfortunate turn of phrase resulted in hapless TV personality Nadiya Hussain being mercilessly mocked by social media followers on Sunday afternoon. The Great British Bake Off winner, 33, inadvertently sparked a wave of sarcastic responses after seeking advice from her 181,000 strong Twitter … Read More

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Social media reacts to news of Barbara Bush’s declining health

News of former first lady Barbara Bush's failing health led to many messages of support from politicians, law enforcement and journalists alike. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott released the following statement: Related Stories. Former first lady Barbara Bush attends the UNICEF Audrey Hepburn Society Ball … Read More

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Social media star Taylor Davis showing he can be a star on the field

Iowa Cubs catcher Taylor Davis became a social media star last season when an entertaining video of the backstop went viral. Despite what some people may believe, that's not how Davis caught the attention of the Chicago Cubs and that's not why he got his first big-league promotion. “The only …

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Commonwealth Games closing ceremony slammed on social media

"Not have him be there for five seconds, take the flag away and proceed to go to a show that doesn't show any athletes until the last five minutes when they realise social media was lighting up." Gold Coast Commonwealth Games organising committee chairman Peter Beattie earlier stopped short of … …

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Social Media Roundup: New Instagram Features, Snapchat Tweak, Zuckerberg Goes To Capitol Hill

“Social Media Roundup” is a weekly roundup of news pertaining to all of your favorite websites and applications used for social networking. Published on Sundays, “Social Media Roundup” will help you stay up-to-date on all the important social media news you need to know. Facebook. Apps Now … Read More

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How social media is contributing to bad eating

New research has revealed how social media is promoting unhealthy food and how companies are taking advantage of that promotion. Social media presenter Aziz Al-Sa'afin spoke to Duncan Garner. Watch the video. More From Newshub. Aussie fisherman's gut-wrenching discovery. Undo. Read More