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Hashtag Trending – Paypal going after traditional banks, Facebook’s continued problems, China’s dystopian ranking system

PayPal is moving closer to “mainstream banking”, Facebook suspends another data analytics firm for using tactics like Cambridge Analytica, and...

April 10th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

This one link is the only way to truly delete your Facebook profile

Nine years after the Privacy Commissioner of Canada requested that Facebook make its account deletion option more accessible, the link...

March 26th, 2018 Brian Jackson

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Hashtag Trending – Waymo launching its own ride-hailing service, Apple’s new HQ giving employees headaches

Google’s self-driving division is preparing to launch its own ride-hailing service. A new browser extension cleans up Twitter on your...

February 20th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

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Hashtag Trending – New year predictions for social media

Live video will continue to dominate social media, AR and VR will make even bigger virtual splashes across all platforms,...

January 3rd, 2018 Alex Coop

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Introducing Hashtag Trending – Your daily dose of tech stories everyone’s talking about

We’re here to announce our new podcast, Hashtag Trending. Every day, we’ll tell you the trending technology topics from all...

July 31st, 2017 Brian Jackson

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5 reasons you’re failing with social analytics

By Jenny Sussin, Gartner, Inc. The power of social media data lies in the immediacy and relevance of the analysis, however...

June 8th, 2017 Gartner

How to get verified on Twitter

I was out shopping on a weekend when I received a notification on my phone. It was a congratulatory email...

May 25th, 2017 Wolston Lobo

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Rogers offers service for protecting corporate social media accounts

Email is threat actors' primary vector for attacking enterprises, but social media is another channel that's getting leveraged. Spoofing an...

March 15th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Solving the Twitter problem

When social networks grew exponentially, Twitter joined the ride. Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, SnapChat, and Pinterest also grew, but in the...

January 10th, 2017 Chris Lau