social networking


Matt’s Favorites: SpaceShipTwo Test, Path Grows, Siri Competition And Much More

So what else is new and fun during Tech Tour week? Heck, plenty!

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2013

Michigan Could Help Protect Online Passwords

Michigan legislation aimed at prohibiting employers from asking job applicants and employees for online passwords and other account information could become law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2012

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Confirmed: LinkedIn Networking Site Hacked

The business networking web site LinkedIn is confirming reports that some of its users’ passwords have been stolen and leaked on the Internet.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2012

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State Bill Aims To Protect Facebook Privacy

A bill making its way through the Michigan legislator would keep employers or schools from requiring you to reveal the password to your Facebook account.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2012

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Detroit Company Launches ‘UpTo’ Social App

You’ve heard of Facebook and Twitter. But soon you may be hearing about a new app called “UpTo.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2012

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Detroit Police Link Social Website To Sex Assaults, Warn Users

The Detroit Police Department is issuing a warning to citizens who chat on a social networking website after linking the online meeting place to recent sex assaults in the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2012


New Year, New Friends: Guide To A More Social 2012

‘Tis the season to make New Year’s resolutions. Sure, losing weight, quitting smoking, drinking less, saving money and spending more time with family tends to be among the top resolutions. But so is making new friends.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2011

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Report: Social Networking Leads As Top Online Activity Globally

Of the 43 markets individually reported by comScore, 41 markets saw at least 85 percent of their respective online populations visit social networking sites in October 2011.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2011

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Gingrich Blasts Media Over Herman Cain Saga

They ought to be downright embarrassed, Newt Gingrich, outspoken former Speaker of the House and GOP candidate told Carol Cain during a conversation in advance of a GOP debate in Metro Detroit.

CBS 62–11/04/2011

Peace group protestors and members of Occupy Wall Street stage a demonstration to mark the 10th anniversary of the war in Afghanistan on Times Square in New York, October 7, 2011. The activists call for the end of US wars abroad to bring troops and money back to the US. (AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand/Getty Images)

Local Spinoff: Occupy Detroit Gathering Support

The Occupy Wall Street protests are now entering their fourth week in New York City and it seems to be inspiring some Detroiters to hit the streets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2011