Colleges Turn to Facebook to Connect with Students
It does not use Facebook for recruiting or in admissions decisions. By
Stacy Jacobson BUCKHANNON -- West Virginia Wesleyan junior Jessica Wagner
is almost always using Facebook in some way. She even uses it to check up
on her school. ...
Can Newt Gingrich Win the GOP 2012 Nomination?
U.S. News & World Report
By US News Staff Twitter and Facebook users will reportedly get a big
(unsurprising) announcement today when Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich
declares his candidacy for the GOP's 2012 presidential nomination. But can
he win? Gail Collins from the New ...
Education and Tech Experts Release New Facebook Guide for Educators
By Facebook PALO ALTO, Calif., May 11, 2011 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Starting
today, educators around the country have a new online tool that will help
them communicate better with their staff and students when it comes to
social media. ...
Who's Running for President in 2012?
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich officially announced on Facebook and
Twitter that he would run for the Republican presidential bid. Along with
Gingrich, as of now, former Mass. Gov. Mitt Romney, former Minn. Gov. Tim
Pawlenty and Sen. ...
Search for Sarah Townsend, missing Burlington County teen, turns to Facebook
BY BOB HOLT The Help Find Sarah Townsend-Missing from New Jersey Facebook
page asks followers to use a flyer about Sarah's disappearance as their
profile picture to pass the word along to anyone who may have knowledge.
The page owner, Rose For Krista, ...
The Palestinian Facebook Intifada and Campaign for Unilateral Statehood
Following the lead of political activists who galvanized protests against
Arab autocracies in recent months, Palestinian activists launched a
Facebook campaign calling for a "Third Palestinian Intifada" on May 15,
the annual observance of what the ...
Retailers open stores on Facebook
The Facebook homepage of Mark Zuckerberg is displayed on the Internet on
December 15, 2010. Zuckerberg, 26, has been named Time magazine's "Person
of the Year" for 2010. Zuckerberg is the CEO and co-founder of Facebook.
UPI MENLO PARK, Calif., ...
Facebook page created for stray cat shot with arrow, now recovering
The cat, dubbed "Bow," had been roaming the area near US 131 and Burton
Street, according to information on a Facebook page for the cat. Neighbors
in the area had been feeding the animal, but had not seen the cat in recent
Sid Meier's Civilization Franchise is Coming to Facebook
Gaming Blog IGN reported today on a possible Farmville killer in the works
for the Facebook gaming scene. CivWorld is new Facebook game whose
production is being helmed by 2K games, Sid Meier, the mastermind behind
the long running, uber-successful ...
Newt Gingrich Makes It (Facebook) Official
Council on Foreign Relations (blog)
Newt Gingrich announced today via Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube that he is
running for president. As the New York Times's Matt Bai points out, if
Gingrich succeeds, he would be the first person since Dwight D. Eisenhower
to win the presidency without ...
Facebook fanaticism can distract from serious studying
Oregon Daily Emerald
Logging onto Facebook. Suddenly, your comprehension of the material in
front of you begins to fade, and you continue to waste your time looking
and laughing at photos from that party last weekend. Do you ever wonder
what college would be like without ...
Startup FlickLaunch Debuts Movie Distribution Platform
Filmmakers pay at least $250 to upload their movie on the Facebook fanpage,
where users can view it as part of an effort to build an audience. Aiming
to be a "filmmaker's friend," startup FlickLaunch kicked off its new movie
distribution platform built ...