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Sky News - First For Breaking News From The UK And Around The World

Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>The father of a murdered student yelled at Mr Trump to "fix it", saying he can …

Troll uses Twitter ads to spread transphobic message

Twitter has suspended a fake account following outrage about a promoted tweet encouraging transgender people to kill themselves.<p>An unidentified …

Social Media

Why did Twitter let horrible people advertise hateful messages?

Self-service ad platforms with automated review are vulnerable to trolls<p>Twitter has been working to reduce the amount of harassment and abuse that takes place in its community, but there are still some glaring cracks in its armor. The latest tactic from hateful trolls uses a platform you might …

Internet

Trolls are using Twitter ads to push hate speech

As much as Twitter is doing to fight harassment lately, it's clear that ill-willed users are still slipping past the social network's defenses -- and sometimes, in very conspicuous ways. Users have spotted trolls using Twitter's promoted tweet ads to spread racist and anti-transgender messages, …

Internet

Troll uses Twitter adverts to urge transgender people to kill themselves

Twitter users have expressed outrage at a troll’s use of Twitter’s promoted tweets to insert abuse targeting transgender people into their feeds.<p>The troll account, pretending to be that of Australian activist and feminist campaigner Caitlin Roper, posted abuse and graphic images and promoted a …

Internet

How Facebook Exposes Domestic Violence Survivors

Lily hid from her ex for more than 20 years, but he found her because Facebook forces even women who need anonymity to use their real names.<p>“You’ve …

Survey Says: 30% Of People Who Admit To Tweeting While Driving Do It “All The Time”

(frankieleon)<p>While we’ve heard of people doing things they shouldn’t be doing while they’re driving — like playing the guitar and taking selfies, not …

'Hello N*gger': Conservatives Welcome President Obama To Twitter

Become a patron of breaking LGBTQ news<p><i>Editor's note: It should go without saying that we find all these tweets and the image beyond abhorrent, as we</i> …

Social Media

Modi has successfully used social media to shape his public image: Study

A new study reveals that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has successfully used social media to shape his public image as a tech savvy leader.

India

Smartphone Use While Driving Grows Beyond Texting to Social Media, Web Surfing, Selfies, Video Chatting

DALLAS, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- When you see the driver next to you looking at their phone, it's no longer safe to assume they're texting. New …

Social Media

#ModiInsultsIndia Trends Worldwide As Furious Indians Slam Twitter Savvy PM's Overseas Remarks

While Prime Minister Narendra Modi wooed the Indian diaspora in China and South Korea, his remarks about how Indians were once ashamed of their …

Social Media

Tony Robinson Mother Reacts To Social Media Attacks: Andrea Irwin Upset By Tweets About Son's Death By Madison, Wisconsin Police

Tony Robinson, the unarmed biracial teen killed in March by police in Madison, Wisconsin deserved to die, some members of the public have boldly told …

People Are Tweeting and Driving in This Sad, Sad World

A new survey released on Tuesday morning reveals details of what we had all feared: People who drive cars are not just texting their friends while …

BuzzFeed gets serious with editorial standards and ethics guide

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: iStockphoto / ER09<p>As it has grown from being a media laboratory in which Jonah Peretti experimented with viral content …

This New Ad Format Helps Brands Insert Your Social Media Photos Into Facebook Ads

Brands already incorporate social media photos from consumers into their next big advertising campaigns. Now, there's a new way for them to promote …

Facebook Ads

How To Create Social Media Promotions That Work

Social media is a beast. Facebook population alone is bigger than China and most people just won’t last a day without going through their social …

Marketing

Mediterranean diet could halve your risk of heart disease

Following a Mediterranean diet could cut the risk of heart disease in half, according to a new study<p>The Mediterranean diet is regularly lauded for its health benefits, including <b>helping to fight dementia</b> and <b>cutting the risk of cancer</b>. Now, a new study suggests it may also be beneficial in combating …

Holistic Medicine

Coca-Cola unveils major redesign as it shifts from brand-specific ads

Coca-Cola is embarking on a major shake-up of its marketing strategy that will see it bring all Coke variants under one master Coca-Cola brand as …

Marketing