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20 hrs ago | Entrepreneur Magazine

Looking to Freeze Out Others, ALS Association Wants to Patent the 'Ice Bucket Challenge'

By now, the Ice Bucket Challenge -- the campaign to raise awareness for ALS, a fatal neurodegenerative disorder often referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease -- has become a cultural movement.

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Related Topix: Martha Stewart, Startups, Facebook, Non-Profit, Life, Charity , Patent / Trademark Law, Law

23 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

Night Moves shows subtle psychologies

Night Moves Stars: 3.5 Starring Jesse Eisenberg, Dakota Fanning and Peter Sarsgaard Directed by Kelly Reichardt Written by Jonathan Raymond and Kelly Reichardt Rated 14A for violence, coarse language and brief nudity Runtime: 113 minutes Now playing at the Metro Cinema, in the historic Garneau Theatre, 8712 109 Street in Edmonton.

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Related Topix: The Social Network, Dakota Fanning, Jesse Eisenberg, Peter Sarsgaard

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Forbes.com

How True An Account Is The Book 'Accidental Billionaires' By Ben Mezrich?

Answers by Ben Mezrich , New York Times Bestselling Author of Seven Wonders, Bringing Down the House, and the book that became The Social Network, on Quora , A: Accidental Billionaires , which was adapted into the movie "The Social Network" is, in my opinion, a very accurate retelling of the genesis of Facebook; it mostly takes place over one year ... (more)

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software

Chosun Ilbo

Samsung Researcher Named Among Young Innovators

Lee Jin-ha, a researcher at Samsung Electronics, has been selected as one of the "Innovators Under 35" in the September/October issue of MIT Technology Review.

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Related Topix: Larry Page, Sergey Brin, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Yahoo!

Global Voices Online

Ukraine Asks Facebook's Zuckerberg to Discipline Kremlin Bots

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Russia, Asia,

Silicon Alley Insider

The Man Who Created Google Maps And Facebook's 'Like' Button Is ...

He also built the 'Like' button at Friendfeed, the social network he built after leaving Google in 2007.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Google, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, FriendFeed

CNN

Instagram perspectives in terms of Facebook empire.

No one knows, whether Instagram become available for marketers and when. Facebook, however, stay neutral speaking of purchasing, placing Instagram promos.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Marketing

The Motley Fool

Facebook, Inc's New Ad Tool Is a Game-Changer

You may recall, Internet.org is a collection of industry heavyweights focused on bringing the Internet to the 70% of the world's population not currently connected.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Daily Texan

Engineering professor named among top young innovators

A mechanical engineering professor at the University was named to Massachusetts Institute of Technology's list of "35 Innovators Under 35." Guihua Yu was recognized last week on the list, which works to advance society through novel technological creations and applications, according to the list's website.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Startups, Facebook, Google, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Claremont Courier

Facebook turns ugly on COURIER

It was like I could hear the snickers in the back of the classroom. Reading about how print journalism was dead, and how everything has changed because of social media.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Journalism, Claremont, CA, Opinion

Forbes.com

Debating Politics On Facebook, Where Silence Implies Dissent

I've been covering the business of news, information and entertainment in one form or another for more than 10 years.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook

Globe and Mail

Seven habits of highly effective executives

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during a news conference at Facebook headquarters in Palo Alto, California on May 26, 2010.

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Related Topix: Social Software, Startups, Facebook

Investopedia

Mark Zuckerberg

Self-taught computer programmer and self-made multibillionaire Mark Zuckerberg is the CEO of Facebook, which he founded in his dorm room in 2004 along with Dustin Moskovitz, Chris Hughes and Eduardo Saverin.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, White Plains, NY

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Entrepreneur Magazine

6 Viral-Marketing Lessons to Learn From the Ice Bucket Challenge

Social feeds from across the country are chock-full of videos and photos of celebrities, inventors, CEOs, athletes and politicians all taking part in the most recent viral sensation: the Ice Bucket Challenge.

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Related Topix: Marketing, Inventions, Science / Technology, Chris Christie, US Governors, Beverly, MA, Startups, Facebook

CBS News

Tech elites accused of ruining Burning Man festival

The raucous festival, which encourages creativity and innovation, now attracts moguls known for their creativity and innovation, CBS News' Michelle Miller reports.

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Related Topix: Larry Page, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Amazon, Facebook

Time

Why Mark Zuckerberg Has a 99% Approval Rating From His Employees

I can not speak for the rest of the Facebook employees, but I can tell my stories to explain why I believe the 99% approval rating is pretty fair.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook

Education Week

Oculus Rift Fueling New Vision for Virtual Reality in K-12

After decades of false starts and unkept promises, makers of virtual-reality technology could soon be ready to give students a new and potentially powerful way to learn.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Virtual Reality, Social Software, Startups, Facebook, Irvine, CA, Computers

New Vision

WhatsApp reaches 600 million active users

WhatsApp now has more than 600 million monthly active users, according to a tweet from CEO and cofounder Jan Koum late Sunday night.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook

Tue Aug 26, 2014

TheCelebrityCafe

Donald Glover receives a chance to voice Spider-Man in new Disney show

Actor and rapper Donald Glover finally gets a chance to voice Spider-Man in Disney's new animated series Ultimate Spider-Man: Web Warriors .

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Related Topix: Community, Entertainment, Television, Donald Glover, Ultimate Spider-Man, Andrew Garfield, Stan Lee

Vallejo Times-Herald

Can success of Ice Bucket Challenge be replicated?

In today's world of social media fundraising, the ALS Association has hit the megamillions jackpot -- and created a social-media model that nonprofits everywhere are anxious to exploit.

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Related Topix: George Bush, New York, New York Government, Startups, Facebook, Non-Profit

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