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Trending Locally

Trending Locally

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Leave it to the good people at Twitter to make social media a bit more, well, social. Last year Twitter introduced Local Trends, a tool that enabled users to see exactly what was popular in their geographic location. Twitter Expansion. Twitter has recently expanded the trends feature to 70 more locations, allowing tweeters to view … Continued

Facebook and Democracy

Facebook and Democracy

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This article comes from AllFacebook.com The day after the elections it appears as though Facebook has proven to be a relatively good predictor of how candidates will perform. While we don’t have all the numbers on gubernatorial races, the winners of 74 percent of House races and 81 percent of Senate races were accurately projected … Continued

How You Dealing?

How You Dealing?

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You’ve seen the headlines: “$10 for $20!” “Half off drinks!” “Five car washes for $15!” These days, savvy shoppers aren’t perusing their weekly grocery circulars and Value-Paks to score a deal; they’re logging on to social media to grab Groupon, Living Social, Facebook, and Yelp deals. And just this week, granddaddy Google threw his hat … Continued