Social Media

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Twitter Launches New Feature To Fight Abusive Tweets

Twitter launched a new feature this week meant to fight abusive tweets.

06/11/2015

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Pinterest, Shopify To Launch “Buyable Pins”

It’s getting a lot easier to buy things through social media.

CBS Miami–06/09/2015

The face of a man who exposed himself to a young girl a year ago is now making the rounds on social media. (Source: CBS4)

Social Media May Be Sparking New Leads In Child Flasher Case

The face of a man who exposed himself to a young girl a year ago is now making the rounds on social media.

05/07/2015

The Late Late Show W/ James Corden (Photo: Monty Brinton/CBS)

James Corden’s ‘Late Late Show’ Social Media Pitch Speaks On Digital Age

Corden’s seemingly never-ending list of social media accounts to follow him on is both a hilarious joke and a commentary on the digital age humans live in now

03/25/2015

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Superintendent Announces Millions For Sunset High Renovations

Less than two weeks after a social media firestorm that put a negative spotlight on Sunset Senior High School for unsanitary conditions, an announcement was made Monday of millions of dollars invested to turn the school around.

02/02/2015

Blizzard 2015 (Source: CBS4)

Blizzard 2015 Takes Social Media By Storm

Like most things in the social media age, the blizzard of 2015 and just how bad it was or wasn’t played out online.

01/27/2015

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Facebook Launches Amber Alerts To Help Find Missing Children

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children is working with a popular social media platform to hopefully help find missing children.

01/13/2015

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University Receives Grant To Study E-Cigarettes Use

A $2.7 million grant was given to the University of Arizona to research the growing use of electronic cigarettes.

12/09/2014

Three students were injured when a gunman went on a shooting rampage inside a Florida State University library. (Source: CBS)

FSU Shooting Lit Up Twitter, Facebook

As a gunman went on a shooting rampage inside the Strozier Library at Florida State University, social media played a major role as word spread like wildfire.

11/20/2014

A flyer that is aimed at showing who has and has not voted in a community.  (Source: CBS4)

Voters Appalled At “Voter Shaming” Tactic

A political flyer landing in South Florida mailboxes has some voters outraged. It doesn’t mention the names of any candidates, but does list names, addresses, and voting histories of people who live nearby.

10/30/2014

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