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Social media – with us or against us?

By: Luke Appleby The Web is changing the way we interact and build meaningful connections, but there is a strange undercurrent at work. Services like Twitter, Foursquare, Facebook, LinkedIn and Digg make it easier than ever before to share what … Continue reading

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Tesco tunes in to the art of Twitter

Tesco has become one of the first British retailers to begin communicating with its customers through the social messaging service Twitter. Continue reading

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Starbucks, Ford and PepsiCo turning to blog site Twitter for PR

Major companies such as Starbucks, Ford and PepsiCo are using an online messaging website to ‘micro-manage’ their public relations. Continue reading

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Twitter’s guide to corporate ‘tweeting’

Twitter 101, which has appeared on the site in recent days, provides a basic yet informed guide to businesses that want to use 140-word character updates – “tweets” – to communicate and listen to customers effectively. Continue reading

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Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg: I paid too much attention to Twitter

Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s founder and chief executive, has admitted that he paid Twitter “too much attention” out of fear that that microblogging site’s growth would outpace that of the social network. Continue reading

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Twitter, FTC reach agreement on security

An investigation that the Federal Trade Commission launched into Twitter’s allegedly lax security practices following two high-profile hacking incidents last year has been settled, the company announced Thursday. Continue reading

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