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March 22, 2015

Social media saves the day, late-life creativity – and more from the week online

From news you can use to finds you might love, click through our picks from the week online. The amazing power of social media to create instant community We sometimes…

October 30, 2015

What Happens to Your Facebook When You Die?

…your video, upload it to Dead Social and, once you pass away, the company sends the video to your social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn) based on your wishes…

September 9, 2013

Where the Kids Are: 4 Social Media Apps That Aren’t Facebook

…stability. “Kids believe in evanescence,” Lefetz wrote, “oldsters believe in the permanent record.” And with that, Lefetz pronounced the imminent fall of Facebook and the ascendence of teen-friendly social sharing…

July 19, 2017

How to Complain to Customer Service on Social Media—and Get Results

…telegenic problem, they rarely produce results. What’s the most productive way to complain today? The internet, and especially social media. Companies don’t like bad publicity, and they get it through…

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Presentation: Intro to Social Media

Social media sites make it easy to share content and connect with other people online. In this presentation you’ll get a general introduction to social media and learn about some…

March 20, 2019

“Work!” it!

…Googling prospective employees, 70% of employers also scour social media pages such as Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn before saying those two beautiful words: “You’re Hired.” “It’s important to be social

July 22, 2015

Barack Obama and Jon Stewart: News in the Age of Social Media

Barack Obama offered insights into the communication challenges the White House deals with as social media impact news media….

November 13, 2012

Video of the Week: Ronnie Eldridge Gets a Social Media Crash Course

…Eldridge & Co, last spring she spoke with media technologist Deanna Zandt, the author of “Share This! How You Will Change the World with Social Networking.” “I’m so impressed with…

May 20, 2013

Scam Alert: Fake Emails from “Social Security Administration”

Open a Social Security Administration Account To open a personal accounts on my Social Security, you should go directly to the my Social Security page. You can access that page…

March 13, 2013

Worth a Read: A Guide to Ageism for Media Peeps (and everyone else)

on the giving or receiving end of ageist media. “Media Takes: On Aging,” a 53-page style guide for journalism, entertainment and advertising, lays out the many subtle ways in which…

July 2, 2014

Sarandon on becoming grandma – and more picks from the week online

media user Think you’re too old to tweet? Money mag says that idea is just wrong: If you can send an email, you can use social media, and if you…

March 14, 2016

Blueberries & Alzheimer’s? And more from the week online

…whole episode below.) Quoted “Social media, in many respects, has reinforced ageist assumptions; viewing elders as being mentally and physically frail. However, social media has the potential to shift the…

September 23, 2015

The Pope in Pictures, Emoji-Style

…section below!) Besides, Pope Francis is considered to be the first social media savvy pontiff. With more than seven million followers, he ranks at Number Two on Adweek’s list of…

March 24, 2013

Linky Sunday: World’s Oldest Triplets Turn 80, 106-year-old Gets Her HS Diploma…

Social media eases loneliness. Yet another study, this one in Australia, has shown that social media can significantly decrease feelings of loneliness, especially among the homebound. The study participants used…

February 26, 2016

Tech Tip: How to Share a Link With a Friend

…it could also appear at the top or on the side. It might be in a block of social media sharing icons, along with Twitter and other social media buttons….