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How to Follow Social Good Summit 2014 Online

| September 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Social Good Summit is back! On Sunday, Sept. 21 and Monday, Sept. 22, advocates from across the globe are coming together to discuss some of the biggest challenges our world is facing. Whether it’s at local Meetups or at the main stage event at the 92nd Street Y in New York City, speakers will be […]

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10 Things We Learned About Social Media Users’ Charitable Habits

| September 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
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As the #IceBucketChallenge campaign showed us, social media can be a powerful medium for charitable organizations. However, the precise nature of the relationship between social good and platforms like Facebook and Twitter can often be unclear. Do social media users really absorb the message? Do people use activism on a social platform instead of actually […]

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Twitter Overhauls Profiles on iOS in the ‘Biggest Update to Date’

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Twitter updated its iPhone app with completely redesigned profiles on Thursday. The new profiles emphasize users’ bios, photos and favorited tweets — in addition to their own tweets. See also: 25 Twitter Accounts to Make You Laugh “This is our biggest update to profiles to date,” the company wrote in a blog post. “Featuring a […]

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12 Years on, Meetup Still Envisions Powerful Communities

| September 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Think about all the change and growth Meetup has witnessed in the social-media space, since the company’s birth in 2002. That was the era of Friendster. One year later, in 2003, Meetup was just passing the 12-month mark when MySpace began its meteoric rise. The company had pulled together two years of connecting people by […]

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Tweet a Travel Innovation to Win a Trip to Austin

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Technology is changing the way we travel. Beyond introducing convenience and speed, it’s made the entire experience of getting from one place to another more enjoyable. From wearable GPS and hands-free texting to share programs like CitiBike and Airbnb, there’s an endless list of intriguing developments that make traveling easier, more cost-efficient and hopefully a […]

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