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Facebook and Twitter are two of the largest social networking sites in the world with both sites ranking in the top 11 most visited sites in the world.
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Might seem that way, suggested Greenwald. Starting this week, Hannity has posted two tweets that promote Stop Hamas Now , a political organization that has been promoting a petition that demands unqualified support of Israel from U.S. leaders.
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After news -- and footage -- of journalist James Foley's death began circulating on social media networks, tech firms immediately had to grapple with the question of how to handle the graphic images.
13 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire
Scientist Richard Dawkins has apologised for the "feeding frenzy" which was triggered by his tweet claiming it would be "immoral" to carry on with a pregnancy if the mother knew the foetus had Down's Syndrome.
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Greggs' spot of quick fire brandter around its offensive Google algorithm mishap may have amused the internet for several minutes on Tuesday, but it left some of us grumpily reflecting on our own experiences with online customer service.
18 hrs ago | Times of Oman
John and Diane Foley talk to reporters after speaking with U.S. President Barack Obama Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 outside their home in Rochester, N.H. Their son, James Foley was abducted in November 2012 while covering the Syrian conflict.
Twitter posts related to the shooting last week of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, started appearing a full two days before cable news channels like MSNBC, CNN and Fox News put the story in prime time, according to a report published Wednesday by the Pew Research Center.
Dominating the cover of its print edition Wednesday, accompanied by the headline SAVAGES, was a truly disturbing picture of freelance photojournalist James Wright Foley just before his beheading, with his executioner's knife at his throat.
Minister of Foreign Affairs John Baird takes part in an event at the National War Museum in Ottawa on May 12, 2014.
The extremists of the Islamic State group have turned their social media into a theater of horror, broadcasting a stomach-turning stream of battles, bombings and beheadings to a global audience.
David Beckham did it topless. Lady Gaga performed it in her signature quirky style.
Twitter and some other social media outlets are trying to block the spread of gruesome images of the beheading of journalist James Foley by Islamic State militants, while a movement to deny his killers publicity is also gaining momentum.
New York City's Metropolitan Opera has reached a deal with its stagehands and says it expects to avert a lockout by reaching agreements with the remaining unions as well.
As police and protesters clashed in Ferguson in the wee hours of Tuesday morning, the Twitter account for the Center for Strategic and International Studies seems to have told Amnesty International to "suck it."
"In order to respect the wishes of loved ones, Twitter will remove imagery of deceased individuals in certain circumstances," said a statement tweeted by Twitter spokesman Nu Wexler on Tuesday.
Islamic terrorist group ISIS released a video Tuesday purportedly showing the beheading of American photojournalist James Foley, according to multiple media reports .
Over the past year, Pharrell Williams ' hat -- that huge brown one that he wore to the Grammy Awards -- has become almost as famous as he is.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 11:49 pm
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