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2012-03-26 23:01:21

Herb Schaffner will be taking the hosting chair for a special “Book Talk Live” show and kicking off the launch of Paul Hill´s book tour for 'The Panic Free Job Search: Unleash the Power of the Web and Social Networking to Get Hired', #1 best seller in job hunting and #51 best seller rank on Amazon in Canada. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) March 26, 2012 Herb Schaffner will be taking the hosting chair for a special “Book Talk Live” show and kicking off the launch of...

Lawmakers, ACLU Expressing Outrage Over Facebook Password Job Interview Requests
2012-03-24 07:09:17

The controversy surrounding employers or universities asking for Facebook passwords or similar content has drawn the attention of the social network, civil rights groups, members of the US Senate, and even union officials overseas, according to press releases and various media reports published this week. The practice was brought to light thanks to an article by Manuel Valdes and Shannon Mcfarland of the Associated Press (AP), which told the story of a New York statistician who was asked...

Facebook Making Changes To Its Privacy Policy
2012-03-23 12:03:13

Brett Smith for RedOrbit.com The website that has helped to sustain the momentum of the Arab Spring for over a year is now facing a prolonged protest of its own. Facebook has been confronted by privacy concerns once again this week as the site´s users were asked to react to proposed changes for its Privacy Policy. The newly proposed privacy policy, which has been renamed the Data Use Policy, is being view by some as an attempt at transparency rather than an attempt at protecting...

2012-03-23 02:22:18

BARRINGTON, Ill., March 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The social media bandwagon is an irresistible siren to many marketers and advertisers because it's too easy and alluring of a means to communicate with consumers on a wide scale basis. But attempts to woo the customer can alienate them instead of strengthening the bond. A recent study on social media conducted by Relevation Research found that 52 percent of US online consumers, 16 years+ have liked, followed or subscribed to a company/brand...

2012-03-22 06:27:24

NEW YORK, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Small businesses are increasing their use of the Internet and social media platforms to connect with customers and grow their businesses, according to a recent Citibank survey. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120322/CG74883LOGO) Sixty-five percent of the 749 small business owners surveyed across the United States cited increasing marketing activities as a key step in growing their business. While the overwhelming majority (70 percent)...

2012-03-22 06:23:38

BOCA RATON, Fla., March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Professional Social Networking Group (PSNG) will host a networking event on Wednesday, March 28th, from 5:30-8:00 PM at The Boca Raton Museum of Art in Mizner Park, Boca Raton, FL. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120322/CG74990) Local professionals are all invited to attend. The event will have $0 cover, 1 complimentary drink included, 400+ people, six charity groups (including American Cancer Society and Relay for Life)...

2012-03-21 10:24:31

NEW YORK, March 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- "On the Map," an interactive social reality TV show created for the Facebook platform, has won the 2012 MediaPost Appy Award for Social Networking Apps. The Appy Awards acknowledge creativity and excellence in app design and recognize extraordinary mobile, social, and Web-based Applications living inside another Web site. The Appy Awards feature a prestigious panel of judges, including executives and editors from Zynga, PopCap, Macworld.com and...

2012-03-20 23:02:24

"Our privacy rights should not take a back seat to technology or cease to exist when we play a game or use an App on our mobile devices," says privacy advocate and UmeNow founder Evelyn Castillo-Bach. Pembroke Pines, FL (PRWEB) March 20, 2012 UmeNow announced today that it supports the EU approach to privacy protection. "What's going on today is the wild west of data grab," said Evelyn Castillo-Bach, the founder of UmeNow, who is known to her followers as Privacy Mom. "Privacy protections...

2012-03-20 23:01:05

Rofori Corporation, a new high technology company focusing on private professional and team communications leveraging the latest social networking technology, file storage, and user-defined messaging, is pleased to announce the launch of its new website, http://www.rofori.com. Rofori enables the development of a team/group knowledgebase, as the adaptive search engine is dynamically aligned to the team / group composition and message structure. Rofori is a cloud service accessible by smart...

2012-03-20 23:00:17

Facebook Connect Enhances Customer Login, Increasing Conversions and Opening Up a World of Customer Data Possibilities Tamarac, FL (PRWEB) March 20, 2012 Facebook Connect revolutionized the way online business leverages the power of the popular social networking service. Now, online stores built on the 3dcart platform can tap into that power with 3dcart´s new built-in Facebook Connect integration. 3dcart´s Facebook Connect add-on displays a button on the “My Account”...