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What Is Instagram Bolt? - Posted 2 days, 16 hours ago
Did Instagram repeat the mistake its parent company made when Facebook ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: New Messaging App for Instagram? | Pandora Earnings - Posted 2 days, 18 hours ago
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

2Q EARNINGS: Facebook Is a Payments Partner, Not a Competitor - Posted 3 days, 6 hours ago
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg said during the compa... [AllFacebook]

Snapchat-Like App Bolt Leaked on Instagram - Posted 3 days, 10 hours ago
Some Android users are seeing a banner ad inside Instagram for the company's new "one tap photo messaging app" Bolt. A few Android users (including one in India) have uploaded the Bolt ads to Twitter, but thus far Instagram ... [SocialTimes.com]

Snapchat-Like App Bolt Leaked on Instagram - Posted 3 days, 10 hours ago
Some Android users are seeing a banner ad inside Instagram for the company's new "one tap photo messaging app" Bolt. A few Android users (including one in India) have uploaded the Bolt ads to Twitter, but thus far Instagram ... [AllFacebook]

2Q EARNINGS: Facebook Video Ads Are a Hot Topic - Posted 3 days, 13 hours ago
Not surprisingly, advertising was a primary topic of conversation during ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Foursquare Rebrands | Facebook Earnings - Posted 3 days, 18 hours ago
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Nuvi Adds Publishing Capability to Social Media Monitoring and Visualization Platform - Posted 4 days, 18 hours ago
Real-time social media listening and reporting solution Nuvi added publishing to its arsenal, announcing Wednesday that users of its s... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Save Feature | Hillary Clinton Facebook, Twitter Q&A - Posted July 22, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Social Media Newsfeed: 'Heartless' Tweet by Singapore Airlines | Hollister on Instagram - Posted July 21, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Loyalty on Facebook: SocialToaster Joins Izea Exchange - Posted July 18, 2014
Social engagement and ... [AllFacebook]

Is There Room in Journalism for Reporters Who Make Paid Product Endorsements? - Posted July 15, 2014
You don't ordinarily think of a local news reporter having endorsement deals, but Sara Hopkins, a reporter at WWAY in Wilming... [TVSpy]

This Talent Agency Represents Over 1,000 Instagram Users - Posted July 14, 2014
Freelance writer Sheila Marikar had an interesting look over the weekend in the New York Times at the new breed of talent agencies being spawned by social media. Here in Manhattan for example, there's GrapeStory... [Fishbowl NY]

This Talent Agency Represents Over 1,000 Instagram Users - Posted July 14, 2014
Freelance writer Sheila Marikar had an interesting look over the weekend in the New York Times at the new breed of talent agencies being spawned by social media. Here in Manhattan for example, there's GrapeStory... [FishbowlNY]

Instagram Direct: Quiet, But Far From Dead - Posted July 14, 2014
Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network Instagram introduced its ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Temporarily Bans User For Spoof Of Classic Coppertone Ad Showing Daughter's Bare Bottom - Posted July 7, 2014
Facebook found itself in the middle of another "damned if you do, damned if you don't" situation involving content posted to the social network, this time over a ... [AllFacebook]

Ikea Creates Instagram Website for Small Designer Collection - Posted July 7, 2014
Moscow-based ad agency Instinct helped Ikea promote a limited designer collection by creating an Instagram-powered website. The agency created the ikea_ps_2014 account on Instagram, which serves as the site's main page with product categories. Each of the collection's 34 ite... [SocialTimes.com]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Removes Image | YouTube Shaming Internet Providers - Posted July 7, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Bandsintown Manager Is Mobile Music To The Ears Of Artists, Managers On Facebook - Posted July 1, 2014
Music fans have embraced concert-discovery application Bandsintown, and now the company i... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: World Cup Twitter Record | Facebook Moods Study - Posted June 30, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

9.9M Lines Of Code On The Wall ... Open-Source Update From Facebook - Posted June 27, 2014
What has 9.9 million lines of code and is free for use by ... [AllFacebook]

The 'Instagration': How 20B+ Instagram Photos Were Moved To Facebook's Servers - Posted June 27, 2014
How did Facebook move more than 20 billion photos from ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook PMD Global Director Mike Randall Leaves To Become VP At Snapchat - Posted June 25, 2014
The competition between Facebook and Snapchat has extended past the mobile messaging sector and into the executive ranks, as Mike Randall, global director of Faceboo... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: What Facebook Teen Problem? - Posted June 24, 2014
Reports of the demise of Facebook's teen user base have been greatly e... [Lost Remote]

REPORT: What Facebook Teen Problem? - Posted June 24, 2014
Reports of the demise of Facebook's teen user base have been greatly e... [AllFacebook]

GLAAD, Instagram Team Up On #PridePortraits - Posted June 20, 2014
The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation and ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Twitter Shakeup | New LinkedIn App - Posted June 20, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

What Is Facebook Doing To Make Its Android App Accessible In Developing Countries? - Posted June 19, 2014
Faster, leaner, smaller -- no, it's not an advertisement for a gym, but rather, a description of the changes Facebook has made to its flagship ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Releases Slingshot | Snapchat Adds Our Story - Posted June 18, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Why Pic Nix Was Banned From Instagram - Posted June 17, 2014
There are many recurrent themes in social media posts, particularly the selfie, and it seems that people just had enough. Their prayers were answered when Pic Nix came along: An app that allowed you to anonymously shame other Instagram users for thei... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Announces Winners Of Cannes Contest - Posted June 17, 2014
Three Instagram users ... [AllFacebook]

Kanye West is Upset with Annie Leibovitz - Posted June 17, 2014
BREAKING: Kanye West is upset. Again. According to Page Six, West's latest beef is with Annie ... [Fishbowl NY]

Kanye West is Upset with Annie Leibovitz - Posted June 17, 2014
BREAKING: Kanye West is upset. Again. According to Page Six, West's latest beef is with Annie ... [FishbowlNY]

Social Media Newsfeed: Iraq and Social Media | SoundCloud Berlin Office - Posted June 16, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

The TSA Displays Its Catches on Instagram - Posted June 13, 2014
[caption id="attachment_198698" align="aligncenter" width="600"]Someone thought this was OK to take on a flight...[/caption] The U.S. government has been making a bigger appearance on social media in recent years. The Twitter @CIA account ... [SocialTimes.com]

Social Media Newsfeed: Pinterest Guided Search for Web | TweetDeck Restored - Posted June 12, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

INFOGRAPHIC: 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Will Top Olympics, Super Bowl In Social Buzz - Posted June 11, 2014
Is it possible that a sporting event can tally more social mentions than the ... [AllFacebook]

Las Vegas Shooter Sought Rifle In May Facebook Post, Which Remained Live For One Month - Posted June 10, 2014
The tragic shootings in Las Vegas Sunday -- which claimed the lives of two po... [AllFacebook]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Time Inc. Struggles | Netflix Shareholders Back Hastings - Posted June 10, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Time Inc. Struggles | Netflix Shareholders Back Hastings - Posted June 10, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Instagram To Extend Advertising To Canada, U.K., Australia This Year - Posted June 9, 2014
Ads debuted on Instagram in the U.S. last November, and ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Analytics Combo: EdgeRank Checker Teams Up With Socialbakers - Posted June 9, 2014
Two major providers of Facebook analytics have joined forces, as EdgeRank Checker announced... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Tony Awards and Social Media | Facebook Event for Sociologists - Posted June 9, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

How Morphie's Instagram Campaign Succeeded - Posted June 6, 2014
Thibaut Davoult leads content marketing for Nitrogram, an Instagram analytics platform for brands. If your brand is on Instagram, he probably follows it already. When planning for a social media campaign, one of the main questions you'll have in m... [SocialTimes.com]

Brands On Facebook Can Scoop Up User-Generated Photos Via Scoopr - Posted June 5, 2014
With more brands turning to user-generated content, and ... [AllFacebook]

WORLD CUP: Univision Deportes Network To Feature Content From Facebook - Posted June 4, 2014
2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil kicks off June 12 and runs throu... [Lost Remote]

WORLD CUP: Univision Deportes Network To Feature Content From Facebook - Posted June 4, 2014
2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil kicks off June 12 and runs throu... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Adds 10 Photo-Editing Tools - Posted June 3, 2014
Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network Instagram announced ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Apple Developers Conference | Google+ for iOS - Posted June 3, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Scout Willis Talks to The Village Voice - Posted May 30, 2014
Today's item by Village Voice staff writer Anna Merlan has three blog content tags. The one that jumped out to us: Breasts. Merlan's ... [Fishbowl NY]

Scout Willis Talks to The Village Voice - Posted May 30, 2014
Today's item by Village Voice staff writer Anna Merlan has three blog content tags. The one that jumped out to us: Breasts. Merlan's ... [FishbowlNY]

Social Media Newsfeed: Kardashian Sets Instagram Record | #RedskinsPride Backfire - Posted May 30, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram To Open La Galerie d'Instagram At Cannes Lions, Display Winners' Photos - Posted May 29, 2014
The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity begins June 15, and ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Page Admins Unable To See Insights For Or Boost Instagram Posts? - Posted May 28, 2014
Some Facebook page administrators who incorporate posts from ... [Lost Remote]

Facebook Page Admins Unable To See Insights For Or Boost Instagram Posts? - Posted May 28, 2014
Some Facebook page administrators who incorporate posts from ... [AllFacebook]

Mike Deerkoski Joins SocialCode As CTO, SVP - Posted May 28, 2014
Social marketing solutions provider SocialCode has a new chief technology ... [AllFacebook]

Iranian Prosecutor Denies Report That Mark Zuckerberg Was Ordered To Appear In Court - Posted May 28, 2014
Confusion reigns in Iran, as ... [AllFacebook]

Thailand Temporarily Blocks Facebook, Seeks Its Cooperation Along With That Of Instagram, Twitter - Posted May 28, 2014
Facebook was temporarily blocked in Thailand Wednesday in t... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Yahoo's 'YouTube' | Facebook App Spam - Posted May 28, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook News Feed Algorithm To De-Emphasize Stories From Apps Unless They Are Explicitly Shared - Posted May 27, 2014
Prepare to see fewer stories from ... [AllFacebook]

Mark Zuckerberg Has A Court Date ... In Iran - Posted May 27, 2014
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has a court date that he will most likely not be keeping, sinc... [AllFacebook]

Facebook's Mike Hudack On The State Of The Media: 'Someone Should Fix This Shit' - Posted May 22, 2014
Facebook has launched several initiatives aimed at boosting media companies' presence on the social network thus far in 2014 -- ... [AllFacebook]

Is Instagram Now 'the Best Crisis PR' Tool? - Posted May 21, 2014
That's what Maureen O'Connor of New York magazine's fashion blog The Cut claimed this morning. The idea is that celebrities in crisis mode are turning to Instagram, rather than more traditional press outlets, to let the public know that they're ON IT and they GET IT. No biggie. O'Connor's key example is ... [PRNewser]

Facebook, Publicis Groupe Reach Multiyear Deal - Posted May 19, 2014
Facebook clinched a huge advertising deal Monday, as Ad ... [AllFacebook]

Why You Don't Have to Buy Into the Social Advertising Model - Posted May 16, 2014
We keep hearing that organic reach on Facebook is on the decline. This is, of course, by design. And it's working for Facebook, which ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook, Instagram Social Selling Service Soldsie Closes $4M Funding Round - Posted May 16, 2014
Social selling service Soldsie successfully sold its prospects to investors, closing a $4 million series-A financi... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Removes Automatic Sharing Of Likes, Activity To Facebook In IOS App Update - Posted May 16, 2014
The new release of Instagram for iOS, ... [AllFacebook]

#nofilter? Yeah, Right, Says Filter Fakers - Posted May 15, 2014
Does it drive you nuts when Instagram users post photos with the ... [AllFacebook]

Jill Abramson's Daughter Throws Instagram Upper Cut - Posted May 15, 2014
We all know the expression about a picture being worth a thousand words. Well, in this case, the snapshot posted to Instagram by Jill Abramson's daughter Cornelia Griggs is worth, easily, 100 captions. How about: 'All the news that's fit to pummel'; 'The gloves were sometimes off'; 'I will always be a contendah'. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Jill Abramson's Daughter Throws Instagram Upper Cut - Posted May 15, 2014
We all know the expression about a picture being worth a thousand words. Well, in this case, the snapshot posted to Instagram by Jill Abramson's daughter Cornelia Griggs is worth, easily, 100 captions. How about: 'All the news that's fit to pummel'; 'The gloves were sometimes off'; 'I will always be a contendah'. ... [FishbowlNY]

Social Media Newsfeed: Yelp Reservations | New Outlook.com Features - Posted May 14, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

#PRFail: Shaq Thinks Making Fun of Disabled Kids Is Good for a Laugh - Posted May 13, 2014
ICYMI--and by the lack of response from American sports media (MEMO to TNT 'Inside the NBA': We see you) you have--a funny thing happened to Shaquille O'Neal the other day. You see, Shaq is a certifiable legend in basketball among his peers, the teams, and the fans. Everyone loves Shaq becau... [PRNewser]

E! launches 'Instagram Wall' to track top celebrity accounts - Posted May 13, 2014
E! has become the latest network to realize the potential Instagram has for social TV. The pop culture powerhouse announced last week that they would be expanding their multi-screen experiences by launching an "Instagr... [Lost Remote]

Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You 'Star Wars' Day, Cinco De Mayo, National Nurses Week - Posted May 12, 2014
Facebook Weekly Highlights features photos and videos posted to the social network by celebrities and athletes. ... [Lost Remote]

Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You 'Star Wars' Day, Cinco De Mayo, National Nurses Week - Posted May 12, 2014
Facebook Weekly Highlights features photos and videos posted to the social network by celebrities and athletes. ... [AllFacebook]

MomentFeed Offers Easy Access To Ratings, Reviews From Multiple Facebook Pages - Posted May 7, 2014
With ratings and ... [AllFacebook]

ReSnap's Take On Facebook Photo Books Includes Algorithm That Selects Most Popular Photos - Posted May 7, 2014
Nijmegen, Netherlands-based ReSnap offered its own take on ... [AllFacebook]

Forrester: Brand Engagement Rates Highest on Instagram - Posted May 6, 2014
"If your brand is looking for social engagement -- and if you're not finding it on Facebook, Twitter, or other social networks -- you should start using Instagram today." So concludes a blog post by ... [Lost Remote]

Social Media Newsfeed: McAfee Launches Messaging App | Facebook Video Metrics - Posted May 6, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

'Orange Is the New Black' Season 3 Renewal Announced...on Instagram - Posted May 5, 2014
Netflix is letting its stars do the important informing; "Orange Is the New Black's" Laura Prepon announced the show has been renewed for a third season on her Instagram... [Lost Remote]

How to Maximize Instagram's 200 Million Users for Brand Awareness - Posted May 2, 2014
Folke Lemaitre is the founder & CEO of Engagor, a comprehensive platform for real-time customer engagement. It provides brands and enterprises with a powerful tool to monitor and analyze their social channels in order to efficiently engage with customers. Instagram is rapidly becoming a ... [SocialTimes.com]

How to Maximize Instagram's 200 Million Users for Brand Awareness - Posted May 2, 2014
Folke Lemaitre is the founder & CEO of Engagor, a comprehensive platform for real-time customer engagement. It provides brands and enterprises with a powerful tool to monitor and analyze their social channels in order to efficiently engage with customers. Instagram is rapidly becoming a ... [AllFacebook]

Socialbakers Raises The Facebook Analytics Bar With Socialbakers Analytics V3.0 - Posted May 1, 2014
Social media analytics company Socialbakers beefed up... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Anonymous Login | Twitter Stock - Posted May 1, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Brand Engagement: Instagram Defeating Twitter & Facebook - Posted April 30, 2014
Do users on social networks actually engage with branded content? That's what Forrester set out to examine with a new study. Th... [AllTwitter]

Brand Engagement: Instagram Defeating Twitter & Facebook - Posted April 30, 2014
Do users on social networks actually engage with branded content? That's what Forrester set out to examine with a new study. Th... [10,000 Words]

IPad Instagram App Flow Readies Version 2 - Posted April 30, 2014
In the absence of an official Instagram application for the ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Twitter Earnings | Skype Video Calling - Posted April 30, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Search App Pixifly is Useful, but Proceed with Caution - Posted April 29, 2014
If you are wondering what is going on at a particular event or location, a new iOS app Pixifly lets you search Instagram photos according to date, time and exact location, rather than relying on keywords or hashtags. "Pixifly aggregates these photos to your specifications, giving new perspective... [SocialTimes.com]

VIDEO: Mark Zuckerberg Is No. 8 On 'CNBC First 25: Rebels, Icons & Leaders' List - Posted April 29, 2014
As part of its 25th-anniversary celebration, CNBC compiled the "... [AllFacebook]

Fattal Hotels Plays 'Hide The Afikoman,' Instagram-Style - Posted April 29, 2014
Israeli hotel chain Fattal Hotels combined the historic ... [Lost Remote]

Fattal Hotels Plays 'Hide The Afikoman,' Instagram-Style - Posted April 29, 2014
Israeli hotel chain Fattal Hotels combined the historic ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Photo-Album Creator PastBook Launches IPhone App - Posted April 25, 2014
Photo-album creator PastBook announced the launch of its ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Marketing Mash-Up: Unified To Announce Integration Of Moontoast Rich Media - Posted April 25, 2014
Marketing cloud technology provider Unified and social rich-media advertising provide... [Lost Remote]

1Q EARNINGS: Mark Zuckerberg On The Three Stages Of Maturity For Facebook's Apps - Posted April 24, 2014
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg divided the social network's portfolio of applications into three stages ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Teams Up With Storyful To Launch FB Newswire For Journalists, Media Outlets - Posted April 24, 2014
Facebook has become a virtual newsroom of sorts, with a recent study by the Pew Research Center's Journalism Project finding tha... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: Facebook Dominates Social Network Usage In The Middle East - Posted April 23, 2014
Not surprisingly, Facebook was found to be the dominant social network in the ... [AllFacebook]

Auto, Luxury and Media Brands Fare Best on Instagram - Posted April 22, 2014
Instagram has been nipping at Twitter's heels. As the visual network gains more active users, they are demonstrating higher engagement with both brands other users. ... [SocialTimes.com]

'Veep' Renewed for Fourth Season; Show Prompts Fans to Call Fake Campaign Number - Posted April 21, 2014
HBO's hit political comedy "Veep," which has a knack for weaving social media references about Twitter and Instagram into the show, announced that it's been renewed for a fourth season toda... [Lost Remote]

'Veep' Renewed for Fourth Season, Show Prompts Fans to Call Fake Campaign Number - Posted April 21, 2014
HBO's hit political comedy "Veep," which has a knack for weaving social media references about Twitter and Instagram into the show, announced that it's been renewed for a fourth season toda... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Social Media Newsfeed: Turkey Twitter Accounts | Facebook Mobile Ad Network - Posted April 21, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Indicates When Instagram Users Like Photos Posted To Facebook Via Instagram - Posted April 18, 2014
Facebook has added a count of the number of Instagram users who ... [AllFacebook]

Vice President Joe Biden Joins Instagram - Posted April 17, 2014
Instagram received the vice presidential seal of approval, as... [Lost Remote]

Vice President Joe Biden Joins Instagram - Posted April 17, 2014
Instagram received the vice presidential seal of approval, as... [AllFacebook]

Mark Zuckerberg On Facebook Creative Labs: 'Unbundling The Big Blue App' - Posted April 16, 2014
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zu... [AllFacebook]

Mark Zuckerberg on Exploring New Platforms Not 'All Tied to Facebook Identity' - Posted April 16, 2014
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg ... [Lost Remote]

SocialCode Adds Post Predictions Algorithm To MessageOptics 2.0 Analytics Tool - Posted April 15, 2014
Brands on Facebook: Would you like the ability to accurately predict the lifetime reach and ... [AllFacebook]

STUDY: Instagram Is Most Important To Teens - Posted April 9, 2014
The subsidiary has overtaken the parent company, as a new study from ... [AllFacebook]

Slate Editor: Please God, Let James Franco Just Be a Creep - Posted April 4, 2014
As we head into the weekend on the wings of James Franco's Live with Kelly and Michael Mea Culpa, FishbowlNY wanted to highlight a favorite bit of media reaction to all this. In case you missed. Picking up on the suggestion by colleagues that the actor's Instagram contretemps has some very convenient... [Fishbowl NY]

Slate Editor: Please God, Let James Franco Just Be a Creep - Posted April 4, 2014
As we head into the weekend on the wings of James Franco's Live with Kelly and Michael Mea Culpa, FishbowlNY wanted to highlight a favorite bit of media reaction to all this. In case you missed. Picking up on the suggestion by colleagues that the actor's Instagram contretemps has some very convenient... [FishbowlNY]

Are Instagram Campaigns Worth $1 Million A Month? - Posted April 4, 2014
Social media used to be the domain of small businesses marketing on a small budget. But as social matures, all of the networks are turning to advertising business models -- and the ad space isn't cheap. Indeed, according to Ad Age, an Instagram campaign ... [SocialTimes.com]

Are Instagram Campaigns Worth $1 Million A Month? - Posted April 4, 2014
Social media used to be the domain of small businesses marketing on a small budget. But as social matures, all of the networks are turning to advertising business models -- and the ad space isn't cheap. Indeed, according to Ad Age, an Instagram campaign ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Bug Bounty Program In 2013: 14,763 Submissions, 687 Awards Averaging $2,204 - Posted April 3, 2014
Facebook offered some statistics about its bug bounty program in a ... [AllFacebook]

Voss Water Uses Facebook App To Chronicle Efforts To Bring Clean Water To Sub-Saharan Africa - Posted April 1, 2014
Norwegian spring-water provider Voss Water created the ... [AllFacebook]

Ping Pong, Anyone? Uberpong Offers Paddles Customized With Facebook, Instagram Images - Posted April 1, 2014
Ping pong paddles customized with ... [AllFacebook]

8 Steps To Optimize Your Facebook Page In 2014 - Posted April 1, 2014
In recent years, it has been witnessed that social business pages have been crucial for brands marketing themselves, as they allow content to reach the masses of people globally and extend brands' awareness. Traditional advertising is dead, and the best way to connect w... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: SNL Mocks Obamacare | Facebook Redesign - Posted March 31, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Testing Facebook Places - Posted March 28, 2014
Facebook has had its own native check-in service in one form or another since August 2012. But Facebook Places hasn't been a leader in check-ins. ... [SocialTimes.com]

STUDY: Instagram Catches Twitter For U.S. Users - Posted March 27, 2014
Positive statistics continue to roll in for ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Twitter Photo Tagging | Klout Acquisition - Posted March 27, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Reaches 200M Monthly Active Users - Posted March 26, 2014
It's milestone time for Instagram, ... [AllFacebook]

Mark Zuckerberg On Oculus VR, WhatsApp Acquisitions: 'These Are Two Kinds Of Rare Instances' - Posted March 26, 2014
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg said duri... [AllFacebook]

Bitcoin Graffiti Appearing on ATMs and Apple Buses in San Francisco - Posted March 25, 2014
(SF Weekly) Have you been seeing the bitcoin signs posted on ATMs around San Francisco? In the past several weeks, bitcoin signs and stickers have been seen adorning various ATMs and Apple buses all around the city, presumably as a reaction to Apple mysteriously dropping Blockchain, the most po... [Bitcoins Insider]

Social Media Newsfeed: Obama Surveillance Meeting | Facebook Shame - Posted March 24, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Leads New Zealand Teen to Ford Models - Posted March 20, 2014
Auckland agency 62 Models has sparked the beginnings of a possibly remarkable Down Under saga. Per a report by Fairfax NZ News, agency booker Andrea Plowrigh... [GalleyCat]

Instagram Leads New Zealand Teen to Ford Models - Posted March 20, 2014
Auckland agency 62 Models has sparked the beginnings of a possibly remarkable Down Under saga. Per a report by Fairfax NZ News, agency booker Andrea Plowrigh... [Fishbowl NY]

Instagram Leads New Zealand Teen to Ford Models - Posted March 20, 2014
Auckland agency 62 Models has sparked the beginnings of a possibly remarkable Down Under saga. Per a report by Fairfax NZ News, agency booker Andrea Plowrigh... [FishbowlNY]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook DeepFace Software | Pandora Ups Premium Price - Posted March 19, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

ABC's 'Good Morning America' Says Good Morning To #Socialsquare - Posted March 18, 2014
Mornings just got a little more social on ABC, as "... [AllFacebook]

Tips and Tricks for Creating Videos on Vine and Instagram - Posted March 18, 2014
Nissan challenged video creators to post a clip on Vine or Instagram using a print-out version of the Versa Note. Creators used the hashtag ... [SocialTimes.com]

Izea Opens Doors To Sponsorship Marketplace - Posted March 17, 2014
Social-sponsorship outfit Izea announced the debut of its ... [AllFacebook]

Media-Savvy Turkish Protesters Take Out Full-Page Ad in NYT, Recreate 'Ellen Selfie' After Arrest - Posted March 17, 2014
An organization of Turkish protesters called Occupy Gezi recently placed this full-page ad in The New York Times to commemorate the death of Berkin Elvan, a 15-year-old boy who died after a blow to the head from a teargas cannister s... [SocialTimes.com]

Media-Savvy Turkish Protesters Take Out Full-Page Ad in NYT, Recreate 'Ellen Selfie' After Arrest - Posted March 17, 2014
An organization of Turkish protesters called Occupy Gezi recently placed this full-page ad in The New York Times to commemorate the death of Berkin Elvan, a 15-year-old boy who died after a blow to the head from a teargas cannister s... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Business Manager | Vine Competition - Posted March 17, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Is Instagram Becoming a Boutique Shopping Destination? - Posted March 14, 2014
I'll be honest. I've never been big on Instagram. I got over the food porn and selfie phenomenon when This Is Why You're Fat became a coffee table book. Still, like every social network doing its best to monetize, Instagram is becoming a place for brand... [SocialTimes.com]

Small And Medium Business Council: Facebook's Next Move To Embrace Its SMB Community - Posted March 14, 2014
Facebook Global Director of Small Business Dan Levy announced last November that the so... [AllFacebook]

Red-Carpet Premiere Of Season Four Of HBO's 'Game Of Thrones' To Stream On Facebook Live - Posted March 14, 2014
The fourth season of ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Android App Update: Most New Feature Involve Photos - Posted March 14, 2014
Android update week continues, as Facebook followed updates of the Android applications for its ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Video Ads | Zuck Calls Obama - Posted March 14, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

'Hot Mom' Maria Kang Draws Heated Comments On Facebook With Another Photo - Posted March 12, 2014
Facebook's "Hot Mom" is a hot topic agai... [AllFacebook]

Travel Is Facebook's Most Popular Subject, So Why Isn't The Industry Taking Advantage? - Posted March 11, 2014
Last November, Facebook revealed that more people share travel and ... [AllFacebook]

Twice As Quick, Half As Large: Instagram Updates Android App - Posted March 11, 2014
Android updates are in fashion Tuesday at Facebook-owned companies, as Instagram joined ... [AllFacebook]

Up Your Game, NYC; We're #2 on 'Selfiest Cities' List - Posted March 11, 2014
It's not even that close. According to Alexander Ho's super-fun interactive map at Time, the folks in the Manila suburbs of Makati and Pasig City post 258 selfies per 100,000 users, while we here in Manhattan are mustering 202/100K. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Up Your Game, NYC; We're #2 on 'Selfiest Cities' List - Posted March 11, 2014
It's not even that close. According to Alexander Ho's super-fun interactive map at Time, the folks in the Manila suburbs of Makati and Pasig City post 258 selfies per 100,000 users, while we here in Manhattan are mustering 202/100K. ... [FishbowlNY]

Bill Cosby Proves It's Never Too Late to Instagram - Posted March 11, 2014
We reported on His Holiness' first Instagram recently, and now a legendary comic is joining in on the popular social platform. "This is the first time, I'm doing something at my age, that's good for me," Bill Cosby says in his... [Lost Remote]

Friendthem: Facebook Friend Requests On A Plane - Posted March 10, 2014
Social networking connectivity tool Friendthem will extend its reach into the skies in April, ... [Lost Remote]

Time Out New York Wants Your Best Food Porn Pics - Posted March 10, 2014
Today in Crowdsourcing Content news, Time Out New York managed to combine editorial, social media and friendly competition in a clever promo camp... [PRNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Developer Conference | Instagram Ads - Posted March 10, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Mondelez International Signs Facebook Ad Deal - Posted March 7, 2014
Madison Avenue and ... [AllFacebook]

Madison Avenue Filter: Instagram Strikes Deal With Ad Agency Omnicom - Posted March 7, 2014
Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network Ins... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Continues To Court Media Industry With Public Content Solutions Program - Posted March 7, 2014
Facebook took a giant step forward in its efforts to further align itself with the ... [AllFacebook]

Are We Certain Facebook Is Doomed, Vivek Wadhwa? - Posted March 7, 2014
Vivek Wadhwa, a research professor at ... [Lost Remote]

Are We Certain Facebook Is Doomed, Vivek Wadhwa? - Posted March 7, 2014
Vivek Wadhwa, a research professor at ... [AllFacebook]

UPDATED: Facebook, Instagram Take Aim At Transactions Involving Guns, Other Regulated Items - Posted March 5, 2014
Facebook and Instagram reacted swiftly to ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook, Parse Detail SXSW Schedules - Posted March 3, 2014
Facebook and its Parse cloud-application platform a... [AllFacebook]

INFOGRAPHIC: How Social Were The 2014 Winter Olympic Games From Sochi, Russia? - Posted March 3, 2014
The 2014 Wint... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Ellen's Oscars Tweet Breaks Record | California Social Media Law - Posted March 3, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

STUDY: Facebook Users Ignore Brands' Content - Posted February 28, 2014
An upcoming study from Web-content and customer-experience-management provider Kentico Software highlighted some of the challeng... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Webcam Snooping | Tumblr Hires Media Director - Posted February 28, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook In Talks With Advocacy Groups, Working To Prevent Gun Sales On Facebook, Instagram - Posted February 25, 2014
Facebook is in talks with representatives of advocacy group Mayors Against Illegal Guns and ... [AllFacebook]

Which Brands Won and Lost the Sochi Olympics on Social Media? - Posted February 25, 2014
[Via Reuters/Pawel Kopczynski] The Sochi Winter Olympics are officially over, and the general consensus is that these may not have been the most exciting games in history (though ... [PRNewser]

Facebook Messenger Finally Coming To Windows Phone - Posted February 25, 2014
Facebook's Messenger application will finally make its ... [Lost Remote]

Facebook Messenger Finally Coming To Windows Phone - Posted February 25, 2014
Facebook's Messenger application will finally make its ... [AllFacebook]

Ryan Seacrest Productions' Sibyl Goldman Joins Facebook, Takes Aim At TV Ties - Posted February 24, 2014
Facebook is looking to extend its reach into Hollywood's television... [AllFacebook]

Russia's Cosmonauts Hit Instagram for Good Publicity - Posted February 21, 2014
Given the many, many technical and cultural difficulties broadcast to the world during the Sochi Winter Games, we understand why the former Soviet Union's space program Roscosmos has taken a cue from our own NASA... [PRNewser]

Three Social Activations That Will Drive Tonight's 'Premio Lo Nuestro' Latin Music Awards - Posted February 20, 2014
Tonight at 8pm EST, the 26th annual 'Premio Lo Nuestro' Latin Music Awards will air on Univision. Last year, ... [Lost Remote]

Facebook's Plans For WhatsApp Involve Growth, Not Advertising And Monetization - Posted February 20, 2014
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg... [AllFacebook]

Facebook's Latest Acquisition? That's WhatsApp! - Posted February 19, 2014
After its unsuccessful bid for photo-messaging application Snapchat la... [AllFacebook]

Google Chrome Plugin Photon Brings Instagram-Style Photo Editing To Facebook - Posted February 19, 2014
A new plugin for Google Chrome brings ... [AllFacebook]

Game of Thrones Shares Some Content with U.S. Olympians - Posted February 18, 2014
Today in Things We Missed This Weekend, HBO's Game of Thrones took a little extra step to increase the already-insane hype for Season 4's April 2 debut. Well before most viewers were settled in to check out the latest trailer ahead of True Detective (which just got really interesting, BTW), the show's... [PRNewser]

'Orange is The New Black's' Social Love for Valentine's Day - Posted February 13, 2014
With speculation spreading of an end of April premiere date for season two, Netflix's other hit online original show "Orange Is the New Black... [Lost Remote]

Everyday Instagram Users Graduate to New York Fashion Week Big Time - Posted February 13, 2014
According to Time magazine associate video producer Diane Tsai, the latest edition of Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week (wrapping up today) is the "first time everyday Instagram users were treat... [Fishbowl NY]

Everyday Instagram Users Graduate to New York Fashion Week Big Time - Posted February 13, 2014
According to Time magazine associate video producer Diane Tsai, the latest edition of Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week (wrapping up today) is the "first time everyday Instagram users were treat... [FishbowlNY]

Ben & Jerry's Shows Us How to Use Instagram - Posted February 12, 2014
Instagram is pushing hard on the business front this week: first the company distributed a hard copy "how to advertise" handbook for a select few brands, then it released this accompanying video for those of us scared by blocks of text printed on a page. The follow-up was ... [PRNewser]

Market Force Information Enters Content- And Sentiment-Monitoring Fray With SocialForce - Posted February 11, 2014
The latest solution to help brands monitor Facebook and other social activity comes from customer-intelligence-solutions provider ... [AllFacebook]

Pizza Hut Joins OKCupid to Find 'The One' - Posted February 11, 2014
If you were considering using an online compatibility service to help you find a date for Valentine's Day, but are nervous you'll end up with a dud, we have some good news for you; there's at least one profile on OKCupid offering a companion that never disappoints--pizza! Pizza Hut, in an aptly... [PRNewser]

Sheryl Sandberg Speaks With CNBC's Julia Boorstin At The MAKERS Conference - Posted February 11, 2014
Facebook Chief Operating Officer ... [AllFacebook]

STUDY: Instagram's Profile Rises As Marketing Tool For Prestige Brands - Posted February 10, 2014
Prestige brands -- those in the beauty, fashion, retail, hotels, and watches and jewelry sectors -- are relying more and more on Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network ... [AllFacebook]

Survey: A Quarter of Adults Regret Sharing Selfies - Posted February 6, 2014
The photo editor PicMonkey teamed up with Harris Poll to survey U.S. adults on their selfie-taking habits. Selfies have seemingly taken over - the word was named Oxford Dictionaries' Word of the Year and #me is currently the ... [SocialTimes.com]

STUDY: The Social Job Seeker, The Mobile Job Seeker, And Facebook's Role In The Process - Posted February 6, 2014
Facebook is the preferred social network for job seekers, while recruiters still gravitate toward ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook's Guide To Following Team USA During The 2014 Winter Olympic Games - Posted February 6, 2014
The 2014 Winter Olympic Games have begun... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Twitter Earnings | YouTube Fraudulent Videos - Posted February 6, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

6 Reasons Every Brand Should Create Social Video - Posted February 5, 2014
Constance Aguilar is the head of strategic communications for The Abbi Agency, a digital marketing and public relations firm. She plans and executes social media campaigns and also regularly contributes to online publications. You can read more of her work at www.theabbi... [SocialTimes.com]

The Instagram Guide To Super Bowl XLVIII - Posted January 31, 2014
With ... [AllFacebook]

More Brands Using Instagram Messaging for Promos - Posted January 31, 2014
Back when Instagram's direct messaging feature launched in December, we wondered how brands might use it before GAP swooped in to provide us with the first example. This week Aquafina showed us another way by using DM to message fans and spread awareness of its new "Flavor Splash" product with the help... [PRNewser]

Hard Work Pays Off in the End for New Spokeswoman Jen Selter - Posted January 31, 2014
In this week's most important non-Super Bowl story that we somehow missed, Instagram "belfie" phenom Jen Selter signed an endorsement deal before the ink even dried on her agency contract. Page Six ... [PRNewser]

The Super Bowl & Social Media - Posted January 31, 2014
The Denver Broncos take on the Seattle Seahawks in Sunday's Super Bowl. Whether you are a fan of the game, commercials, food or offshoots (Puppy Bowl, anyone?), the experience is a dream social-media scenario. Fans plus engagement equals happy brands. It also makes for happy consumers. Are you monitoring Super Bowl social... [SocialTimes.com]

4Q EARNINGS CALL: Facebook Groups Have More Than 500M Monthly Users - Posted January 30, 2014
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg brought up a Fa... [AllFacebook]

4Q EARNINGS CALL: Zuckerberg Discusses 'Separate Mobile Apps' Just Prior To Paper Announcement - Posted January 30, 2014
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg wasn't joking about "building separate mobile applications beyon... [AllFacebook]

4Q EARNINGS CALL: Ebersman Ducks Teen Question - Posted January 30, 2014
For the fourth consecutive earnings call, questions were raised as to whether Facebook usage is slipping among teens, and the question appears to be getting old to Chief Financial Officer ... [AllFacebook]

When Do Tech Updates and 'Product' Launches Deserve Their Own Press Events? - Posted January 30, 2014
Are we learning? RT @fmanjoo: It was a good idea not to have a big press event for Paper. -- Tom Krazit (@tomkrazit) January 30, 2014 Good question. You've probably already noticed that Facebook got plenty of media attention ... [PRNewser]

4Q EARNINGS CALL: Facebook's Mobile Ad Revenue Of $1.25B Accounts For 53% Of Total Revenue; Monthly Active Users Now Total 1.23B, 296M Mobile-Only - Posted January 30, 2014
If there were any doubts that Facebook is now a mobile company, the social network's ... [AllFacebook]

The New Social Contract - Posted January 29, 2014
The intersection between social media and TV on-air is soaring, but there is a growing trend happening off-air: social media platforms becoming key in contract negotiations between TV talent and their networks. "With the importance of social media interaction and branding by media compan... [Inside 3D Printing News]

New Mass Relevance Platform Brings Facebook, Other Social Content Into Visual Experiences - Posted January 29, 2014
Social experience creator ... [AllFacebook]

The Complete List Of Team USA Instagram Accounts For The 2014 Winter Olympic Games - Posted January 28, 2014
The 2014 Winter Olympic Games will be held in Sochi, Russia, Feb. 7 thro... [AllFacebook]

Daisy Marc Jacobs Tweet Shop Popup Store Will Only Accept 'Social Currency' - Posted January 28, 2014
Designer Marc Jacobs will open a popup shop in SoHo during ... [AllFacebook]

Sterne Agee Analysts See Mobile Ad Growth, Video Ads, Instagram Driving Facebook In 2014 - Posted January 27, 2014
Analysts Arvind Bhatia and ... [Lost Remote]

Bringing The Social To Sochi: IOC Announces Updates To Olympic Athletes' Hub - Posted January 24, 2014
The opening ceremonies for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in ... [AllFacebook]

How Israeli Hotel Chain Fattal Hotels Is Using Instagram Direct For Marketing - Posted January 23, 2014
When Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network ... [AllFacebook]

The Hottest Social Network These Days? Not Facebook -- But It's Owned By Them - Posted January 22, 2014
Facebook remains the undisputed king of social networks. If you're sharing your stories or looking for sources, your time is well spent there. But if you want to keep up and catch up with your audience, you can't be only there, especially as the web moves to an ever more-visually driven medium.... [TVSpy]

The Hottest Social Network These Days? Not Facebook -- But It's Owned By Them - Posted January 22, 2014
Facebook remains the undisputed king of social networks. If you're sharing your stories or looking for sources, your time is well spent there. But if you want to keep up and catch up with your audience, you can't be only there, especially as the web moves to an ever more-visually driven medium.... [10,000 Words]

Puppy Bowl X may be cute, but don't take the event lightly - Posted January 21, 2014
Animals will be in the national spotlight on February 2. The majority of Americans will be tuning in to watch the Broncos face off against the Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII; a smaller subset will be tuning in to watch Pupp... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Puppy Bowl X may be cute, but don't take the event lightly - Posted January 21, 2014
Animals will be in the national spotlight on February 2. The majority of Americans will be tuning in to watch the Broncos face off against the Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII; a smaller subset will be tuning in to watch Pupp... [Lost Remote]

Some Facebook Page Admins See 'Connect To Instagram' Option Under 'Edit Page' Button - Posted January 21, 2014
Late last month, we reported that Facebook was urging page administrators to link their pages to In... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Martin Luther King Day Social Media Fails | Twitter Demographics - Posted January 21, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Wilson Offers Instagram Followers A Way To Stamp Their Names On Super Bowl XLVIII - Posted January 20, 2014
Most fans will never get to attend the ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook and Instagram Teaming Up With NBC for Sochi Olympics - Posted January 16, 2014
After teaming up during the 2012 London Olympics, NBC and Facebook/Instagram are joining forces again for... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Facebook, Instagram Join NBC Olympics Team - Posted January 16, 2014
Facebook and Instagram demonstrated their Olympic spirit by reachin... [AllFacebook]

INFOGRAPHIC: The History Of The Selfie - Posted January 16, 2014
The 2013 ... [AllFacebook]

Two High School Friends Meet at Facebook HQ in New York - Posted January 16, 2014
One, Dominic D. Giongson, is a reporter who has worked extensively in Asia. The other, Teru Kuwayama, is a globe-trotting photojournalist who has also, along the way, created the Facebook-enabled portal Basetrack to help stationed U.S. Marines and their families st... [Fishbowl NY]

Two High School Friends Meet at Facebook HQ in New York - Posted January 16, 2014
One, Dominic D. Giongson, is a reporter who has worked extensively in Asia. The other, Teru Kuwayama, is a globe-trotting photojournalist who has also, along the way, created the Facebook-enabled portal Basetrack to help stationed U.S. Marines and their families st... [FishbowlNY]

Social Media Newsfeed: Miracle on the Hudson Tweet | Viddy Acquisition - Posted January 16, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Insights on Gender and Instagram [Infographic] - Posted January 15, 2014
Nitrogram, the Instagram analytics platform, has a new infographic that shares their data on gender and the social network. Among their findings? More men use the service in the Middle East and India, while Southeast Asia and Russia show the highest adoption by women. Women are slightly more likely than... [SocialTimes.com]

Paper: Facebook's Mobile News-Reader Product? - Posted January 15, 2014
Last June, when Facebook introduced Video on Instagram, the buzz prior to the press event also focused on the p... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Tumblr Adds Mentions | Live-Tweeting Cancer Experiences - Posted January 15, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Nixing Sponsored Stories | Vine App Changes - Posted January 10, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

INFOGRAPHIC: Facebook's Like Button Is Pinned Under On Retailers' Pages - Posted January 9, 2014
The Pinterest Pin It button has overtaken Facebook's ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Acquisition | Twitter Stock Slide - Posted January 9, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Socialmatic: Polaroid Makes Instagram Concept Camera a Reality - Posted January 8, 2014
[caption id="attachment_140278" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Image credit: Socialmatic.com[/caption] The concept for Polaroid Socialmatic -- a dedicated Instagram camera with the functionality of a Polaroid camera -- has been floating around since 2012. In 2014 it will bec... [SocialTimes.com]

More Nightclubs Banning Photos Now (Thanks, Instagram) - Posted January 6, 2014
It's been almost a year since we posted on a new trend in upscale restaurants "cracking down" on Instagrammers, and now nightclubs seem to want in on the ph... [PRNewser]

The Year In Social Media, A 2013 Recap [Infographic] - Posted January 6, 2014
Social media has become a cornerstone of effective marketing strategy. Within five years, social media is expected to comprise, on average, 22% of overall marketing budgets. This year Youtube reached more 18-34 year olds than any cable network, vine sharing dropped on Twitter by almost 40% the day Instagram video launched,... [SocialTimes.com]

Terio is social TV in its purest form - Posted January 3, 2014
Usually, when we write about social TV, we discuss innovative ways in which brands and networks use broadcasts to interact with audiences. Rarely is the relationship reversed - where unprompted audience use of social media elicits results on broadcasts. One such example is the viral sens... [Lost Remote]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Lawsuit | YouTube Streaming - Posted January 3, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Flipagram Is About To Take Over Your Facebook News Feed - Posted January 2, 2014
If you've only just recovered from the Bitstrips epidemic, you might want to sit down, and not at... [Lost Remote]

Flipagram Is About To Take Over Your Facebook News Feed - Posted January 2, 2014
If you've only just recovered from the Bitstrips epidemic, you might want to sit down, and not at... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: 71% Of Online Adults Now Use Facebook - Posted December 31, 2013
A social media ... [AllFacebook]

What Were AllFacebook's Top 10 Posts Of 2013? - Posted December 31, 2013
On this last day of 2013, AllFacebook compiled a list of our 10 top posts for the year in terms of page views, and the list turned out to be quite diverse. ... [AllFacebook]

There's a Dead Frog in Your Salad, Courtesy of Pret a Manger - Posted December 30, 2013
We knew that the French ate some funny things, but we didn't think the very dead frog captured in this Instagram by Wall Street Journal digital features editor Kathryn Lurie at lunch today would be one of them. ... [AgencySpy]

There's a Dead Frog in Your Salad, Courtesy of Pret a Manger - Posted December 30, 2013
We knew that the French ate some funny things, but we didn't think the very dead frog captured in this Instagram by Wall Street Journal digital features editor Kathryn Lurie at lunch today would be one of them. ... [PRNewser]

How To Relive Your 2013 Via Facebook, Instagram Photos - Posted December 30, 2013
The 2013 version of the ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Finally Breaks Out Mobile Users For Some Countries In Leaked 'Facebook: The Annual' - Posted December 30, 2013
Facebook finally responded to calls for more specific data on ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Finally Breaks Out Mobile Users For Some Countries In Leaked 'Facebook: The Annual' - Posted December 30, 2013
Facebook finally responded to calls for more specific data on ... [Lost Remote]

Facebook Urging Pages To Connect With Instagram? - Posted December 26, 2013
Some Facebook ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Dorsey Joins Disney Board | Santa Tracker - Posted December 24, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Still Waiting For An IPad App From Instagram? Flow Is A Go - Posted December 20, 2013
Despite Instagram's rapid growth, the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network still does not have an of... [AllFacebook]

2013: The Year Of Open Source For Facebook Engineering - Posted December 20, 2013
2013 was the year of ... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Looks Back At The Top #TBTs Of 2013 - Posted December 19, 2013
Instagram is already nostalgic about 2013. Facebook's photo- and video-sharing network ... [AllFacebook]

AP's David Guttenfelder Named 'Instagram Photographer Of The Year' By 'Time' - Posted December 19, 2013
Veteran photojournalist David Guttenfelder was named "... [Lost Remote]

AP's David Guttenfelder Named 'Instagram Photographer Of The Year' By 'Time' - Posted December 19, 2013
Veteran photojournalist David Guttenfelder was named "... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Page Insights | Twitter TV Series - Posted December 19, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

What's In Store From Tabfusion? Facebook Storefronts From Four Vendors - Posted December 19, 2013
The holiday shopping season may be... [AllFacebook]

Everything You Need To Know About Facebook's Test Of Video Ads - Posted December 17, 2013
The Facebook feature that has been long anticipated by marketers and long dreaded by users is one large step closer to becoming a reality, as the social network announced Tuesday that it will officially b... [AllFacebook]

Instagram's 13 Top Moments Of 2013 - Posted December 16, 2013
Instagram revealed its ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Twitter 'Nearby' Feature | Facebook TV Advertising - Posted December 16, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Another Instagram Tree Grows In Manhattan, At The Beats By Dr. Dre Flagship Store - Posted December 14, 2013
The island of Manhattan welcomed a new species of flora recently, the Instagram tree, as the on... [AllFacebook]

Another Instagram Tree Grows In Manhattan, At The Beats By Dr. Dre Flagship Store - Posted December 14, 2013
The island of Manhattan welcomed a new species of flora recently, the Instagram tree, as the on... [Lost Remote]

Who Is Behind The Lens At Facebook? - Posted December 13, 2013
Facebook clearly had the big picture in mind with its latest hire, as Teru Kuwayama joined the social network as lead photographer and liaison with the photo community, ... [AllFacebook]

New Sharing App Looks to Out-Snap the Competition - Posted December 13, 2013
The week of big announcements about Twitter and Instagram's new direct messaging pic share features would be a sensible time to announce the release of a new app from a compan... [PRNewser]

What Did Instagram Users #Love In 2013? - Posted December 13, 2013
Love was in the air at Instagram in 2013, as #love was the most-used ... [AllFacebook]

How Facebook Is Encouraging Mobile Users To Download Its Messenger App - Posted December 13, 2013
Facebook is prompting its mobile users, at least on iOS, to download... [Lost Remote]

How Facebook Is Encouraging Mobile Users To Download Its Messenger App - Posted December 13, 2013
Facebook is prompting its mobile users, at least on iOS, to download... [AllFacebook]

Instagram and Twitter Scramble to Be Snapchat - Posted December 12, 2013
Today Instagram released an updated app, to much fanfare, touting its new private message infrastructure. This just two days after Twitter pushed an update to phones worldwide with new, more prominent direct messages. Looks like they're playing catch-up with Snapchat. In... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram and Twitter Scramble to Be Snapchat - Posted December 12, 2013
Today Instagram released an updated app, to much fanfare, touting its new private message infrastructure. This just two days after Twitter pushed an update to phones worldwide with new, more prominent direct messages. Looks like they're playing catch-up with Snapchat. In... [AllFacebook]

How Instagram Makes Us Forget the Things We Want to Remember - Posted December 12, 2013
Most people believe they need to take a picture to capture moment. And because of the ubiquitous nature of camera phones, we're snapping pictures at every concert, sporting event, and family gathering. Instagram has us capturing every lunch, fancy umbrella drink, and every selfie moment.... [SocialTimes.com]

GAP Creates First Instagram Direct Message Promo - Posted December 12, 2013
Today we wondered whether Instagram's new "direct messaging" feature would be a valuable promo tool for ... [PRNewser]

Will Instagram's New Messaging Service Be a Useful Promo Tool? - Posted December 12, 2013
In a direct attempt to fight off challengers like Snapchat, Instagram announced today that it would launch a new "direct messaging" service that allows users to send pics to one another. New York mag's Kevin Roose writes that it means you can now "annoy specific, targeted friends with your brunch Instagrams",... [PRNewser]

Everything You Need To Know About Instagram Direct - Posted December 12, 2013
If you took our poll about what Instagram would announce at its press event in New Yor... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Tech Companies Want Surveillance Reform | Twitter Shares - Posted December 10, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Which People, Events, And Places Topped Facebook's Year In Review For 2013? - Posted December 9, 2013
It's year in review time at Facebook, and ... [AllFacebook]

Auto-Play Videos Being Rolled Out On Facebook's IOS, Android Apps - Posted December 9, 2013
Most users of Facebook's flagship applications for iOS and Android... [AllFacebook]

A Tree Grows In New York, And It's Digital And Full Of Instagram Images - Posted December 6, 2013
The lobby of The Carlton Hotel in New York is the home of the first-ever digital ... [AllFacebook]

POLL: What Will Instagram Announce Dec. 12? - Posted December 6, 2013
Facebook's tradition of inviting the press to events without revealing... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Twitter Reaction to Mandela's Death | Spotify Mobile Streaming - Posted December 6, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Uses FedEx to Announce Mysterious Event in NYC - Posted December 6, 2013
CNET received a FedEx package yesterday with an invitation to "share a moment" with the Instagram team at a mysterious event in Midtown Manhattan on December 12 at 10 a.m. A spokeswoman declined to give CNET details about the event, but industry ... [SocialTimes.com]

AP Apologizes for Using Fake Vin Diesel Quote in Paul Walker Obit - Posted December 4, 2013
These are the challenges of modern-day PR. The Associated Press issued an apology and a correction today after Vin Diesel's publicist called to let them know that a quote about Paul Walker that supposedly appeared on his Instagram account was, in fact, not a real quote at all. Here's ... [PRNewser]

AP Apologizes for Using Fake Vin Diesel Quote in Paul Walker Obit - Posted December 4, 2013
These are the challenges of modern-day PR. The Associated Press issued an apology and a correction today after Vin Diesel's publicist called to let them know that a quote about Paul Walker that supposedly appeared on his Instagram account was, in fact, not a real quote at all. Here's ... [AgencySpy]

How Dominant Are Facebook's Mobile Apps? - Posted December 4, 2013
In a survey of 500 U.S. respondents who activated mobile phones from June through September, Facebook dominated in terms of usage, with 45 percent citing the social network as one of their three most frequently used applications, far ahead of... [AllFacebook]

Snapchat Snaps Up Instagram Director Of Business Operations Emily White - Posted December 4, 2013
Photo-messaging application Snapchat turned down a $3 bil... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Just Got Tastier With Boomf - Posted December 4, 2013
Product development studio, Mint, turns your Instagram photos into sugary sweet confectionaries with Boomf--just in time for the holidays. Boomf prints high-res images on vanilla flavoured, larger-than-your-average-marshmallow and ships them to anyone in Europe or No... [SocialTimes.com]

How Offerpop Added Video On Instagram - Posted December 3, 2013
Social marketing software company Offerpop incor... [AllFacebook]

WWJD: Taking Anonymous Giving To Whole New Level - Posted December 3, 2013
An Instagram user with the handle @TipsForJesus... [AllFacebook]

WWJD: Taking Anonymous Giving To Whole New Level - Posted December 3, 2013
An Instagram user with the handle @TipsForJesus... [SocialTimes.com]

Does Facebook Need An Unfollow Button? - Posted December 2, 2013
Facebook is bringing the functionality of its hide all button -- which allows users to hide all posts from ... [AllFacebook]

How To Eat Your Instagram Photos - Posted November 30, 2013
We're pretty sure no one has ever said, "You can't have your Instagram and eat it, too," but thanks to U.K.-based ... [AllFacebook]

How LifeStyles Condoms, AIDS Healthcare Foundation Are Marking World AIDS Day On Facebook - Posted November 28, 2013
Sunday, Dec. 1, is World AIDS Day, and ... [AllFacebook]

R. Kelly, Lady Gaga Unite Instagram, JFK During American Music Awards Performance - Posted November 25, 2013
Lady Gaga and R. Kelly gave a presidential performance at last night's American Music Awards, creating a social media buzz d... [Lost Remote]

Is Facebook Adding Customizable Lock Screens To Home? - Posted November 25, 2013
... [AllFacebook]

Why a Filmmaker Organized Instagram Photos to Create a Stop-motion Video - Posted November 25, 2013
In many ways, Instagram and other photo sharing social networks have replaced the dusty family photo album that used to sit in the closet at home. Filmmaker Thomas Jullien browsed through Instagram and decided to "create structure out of the chaos." He pieced together a seamless stop-motion animation of 85... [SocialTimes.com]

Is Private Messaging Coming To Instagram? - Posted November 22, 2013
What's next for Instagram? According to a report by ... [AllFacebook]

How Does A Brand On Facebook 'Pack A Story?' With Help From Prezma For Advertisers - Posted November 22, 2013
A startup based in Tel Aviv, ... [AllFacebook]

Instagram For Windows Phone Debuts - Posted November 20, 2013
The Windows Phone community finally ... [AllFacebook]

How Did Instagram Commemorate Selfie, Oxford Dictionaries' 2013 Word Of The Year? - Posted November 20, 2013
The 2013 Oxford Dictionaries word of the year is "selfie," and... [AllFacebook]

How Postano 2.0 Brings Content From Facebook, Other Social Networks To Life On Multiple Screens - Posted November 20, 2013
Late last month, ... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Is Ruining Your Appetite - Posted November 18, 2013
It's true! Science has confirmed what many of us strongly suspecte... [PRNewser]

How A Snow Globe On Facebook Is Shaking Up Growth For Harvest Snaps - Posted November 16, 2013
With Thanksgiving and the rest... [AllFacebook]

SURVEY: Facebook Mobile Ads Still Need Work, And Video Ads May Meet Resistance - Posted November 15, 2013
Despite Facebook's e... [AllFacebook]

Will Snapchat Be Facebook's Next Instagram, Despite Rejecting A $3B+ Acquisition Offer? - Posted November 13, 2013
An acquisition offer of more than $3 billion is nothing to sneeze at, but photo-messaging application Snapch... [AllFacebook]

How To Replace Or Ignore Facebook News Feed Posts On Certain Topics: Rather Chrome Extension - Posted November 12, 2013
Facebook users: Have you ever said to yourselves, "I would rather see photos of cats than read one more Facebook post about ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: U.K. LinkedIn Spying? | FB Shares - Posted November 11, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

[Infographic] The Secret to Generating More Likes On Instagram - Posted November 8, 2013
With studies indicating that posts with images in them are more engaging for social media audiences, of course someone would set out to discover the secret to generating more likes on Instagram. Thanks to the folks at visual marketing and analytics firm, Curalate, now we know how color theory effects social... [AllFacebook]

[Infographic] The Secret to Generating More Likes On Instagram - Posted November 8, 2013
With studies indicating that posts with images in them are more engaging for social media audiences, of course someone would set out to discover the secret to generating more likes on Instagram. Thanks to the folks at visual marketing and analytics firm, Curalate, now we know how color theory effects social... [SocialTimes.com]

Urban Outfitters Taking Hipster Image To The Second Screen - Posted November 8, 2013
Urban Outfitters, the clothing store most associated with hipsters, has developed a new app in an attempt to spark sales after a weak f... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Airlines Now Want You to Instagram Your Flight - Posted November 5, 2013
Instagram users: what's a more obvious photo subject than your brunch, your baby, your half-drunk friends or the landscape near your house at sunset? Apparently the answer is "views from a plane", because today Digiday tells us that two airlines saw a big marketing opportunity in new FAA regulations allowing for... [PRNewser]

INFOGRAPHIC: Who Are The Influencers On Instagram? - Posted November 4, 2013
Which accounts in the travel, food, fitness, and home/do-it-yourself categories are the biggest ... [AllFacebook]

Should Instagram Let Fashion Bloggers Link to Sales Sites? - Posted November 4, 2013
Just as the first Instagram ad hit us in the form of a Michael Kors watch, many of the fashion bloggers who provide so much of the p... [AgencySpy]

Instagram Anger | Banksy Takeaways | Miss WACH - Posted November 1, 2013
AllFacebook: Michael Kors is a brave company/man. They willingly put themselves in the line of Instagram fire today with an ad for an #MKTimeless (read: expensive) watch. PRNewser... [Fishbowl NY]

Instagram Anger | Banksy Takeaways | Miss WACH - Posted November 1, 2013
AllFacebook: Michael Kors is a brave company/man. They willingly put themselves in the line of Instagram fire today with an ad for an #MKTimeless (read: expensive) watch. PRNewser... [FishbowlNY]

Instagram Ads Officially Debut - Posted November 1, 2013
The first Instagram ad debuted Friday, from fashion brand ... [AllFacebook]

PR Stunt: Microsoft Released a Bunch of (Canadian) Zombies for Product Rollout - Posted November 1, 2013
Another Halloween stunt we missed yesterday: in order to promote the new Xbox, Microsoft Canada staged a little zombie apocalypse with the help of a few dozen extras bussed in from wherever actors gather to drink and commiserate. Earlier in the week, the company set up a huge replica of the new... [PRNewser]

How Brands Spooked Instagram On Halloween - Posted November 1, 2013
Several brands marked Halloween T... [AllFacebook]

3Q EARNINGS CALL: How Is Facebook Responding To The Mobile Transition From An Advertising Standpoint? - Posted October 31, 2013
Facebook said in its third-quarter earnings report Wednesday that its tot... [AllFacebook]

3Q EARNINGS CALL: How Facebook Can Learn From Instagram's Early Advertising Test - Posted October 31, 2013
The recent preview of how ads will look on Instagram drew some attention during Facebook's ... [AllFacebook]

3Q EARNINGS CALL: When Will Facebook Finally Debut Video Ads? - Posted October 31, 2013
The subject of Facebook's long-rumored and perpetually delayed launch of ... [AllFacebook]

Social-Media Themed Costume Ideas - Posted October 30, 2013
Halloween is tomorrow. Do you know what you are going to wear? Are you are a procrastinator who could not decide on a costume? Or did you just decide today that you want to dress up? Nearly 70% of typical costume wearers admit social media like Facebook and Pinterest impact their costume... [SocialTimes.com]

Social-Media Themed Costume Ideas - Posted October 30, 2013
Halloween is tomorrow. Do you know what you are going to wear? Are you are a procrastinator who could not decide on a costume? Or did you just decide today that you want to dress up? Nearly 70% of typical costume wearers admit social media like Facebook and Pinterest impact their costume... [AllFacebook]

How Universities Can Harness Facebook, Other Social Networks During Athletic Events - Posted October 30, 2013
College students are... [AllFacebook]

How To Follow The 2014 Winter Olympic Games From Sochi On Facebook, Twitter, Instagram - Posted October 30, 2013
The 2014 Winter ... [AllFacebook]

How The Top 100 Brands Use Instagram - Posted October 29, 2013
The world's top 100 brands have I... [AllFacebook]

How Did Spruce Media's Facebook Advertisers Perform In The Third Quarter? - Posted October 29, 2013
A Facebook Strategic Preferred ... [AllFacebook]

How Celebrities Promote TV Shows On Facebook - Posted October 29, 2013
Facebook Strategic Partnerships Lead for Music and Entertainment Charles Porch talked celebrities, fan ... [AllFacebook]

5 Tips For Taking Mobile Photos 'Like A Pro' - Posted October 28, 2013
When it comes to posts by brands on Facebook, ... [Lost Remote]

5 Tips For Taking Mobile Photos 'Like A Pro' - Posted October 28, 2013
When it comes to posts by brands on Facebook, ... [AllFacebook]

How Mount Sinai Health System Uses Social Media - Posted October 26, 2013
Hospitals have a unique opportunity when it comes to social media marketing - they have so many inspiring stories to tell, but they must also make sure they receive the necessary patient approval. John Ambrose, social media director for Mount Sinai Health System in New York who also happens to be a... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Campaign Gives Bravo Fans Clues On Next 'Inside The Actors Studio' Guest - Posted October 25, 2013
Cable network Bravo tapped ... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Instagram Campaign Gives Bravo Fans Clues On Next 'Inside The Actors Studio' Guest - Posted October 25, 2013
Cable network Bravo tapped ... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Previews New Ad Designs - Posted October 25, 2013
In keeping with its promise to take it slow rolling out the new ads, Instagram previewed a sample ad US users can expect to start seeing in coming weeks on its official blog. But this wasn't just an ad preview, the blog als... [SocialTimes.com]

All Facebook Home Users Can Now Add Flickr, Pinterest, Tumblr, Instagram To Lock Screens - Posted October 24, 2013
Content from ... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Provides Peek At Ads - Posted October 24, 2013
Earlier this month, Instagram announced that it would ... [AllFacebook]

Beyonc Gives New Zealand Tourism Some Free Publicity - Posted October 22, 2013
Beyonc loves Auckland. The honorable Mrs. Carter took some time off from her tour last weekend to do a bit of freefall jumping and take in the sights around New Zealand's biggest city--and she made sure her millions of followers knew all about it. Here she is on Instagram about to... [PRNewser]

Nissan Fuels Up Facebook Marketing To Promote 2014 Nissan Versa Note - Posted October 18, 2013
Automaker Nissan continues to use Facebook and other social networks to drive sale... [AllFacebook]

Google's New 'Shared Endorsements' Will Be a Hard Sell - Posted October 16, 2013
Last Friday, Google made headlines with its plans to literally sell existing user generated content to businesses. It seems like a perfec... [PRNewser]

Shaquille O'Neal Brings Shaq-A-Claus Back To Facebook For Toys "R" Us Toys For Tots Campaign - Posted October 16, 2013
Toy retail giant ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: NSA Contact Lists | Twitter IPO Update - Posted October 16, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Creative Facebook Posts About Arcade Fire Could Result In Tickets To Los Angeles Show - Posted October 15, 2013
Attention, Arcade Fire fans: Creative posts about the band on Facebook and ... [AllFacebook]

INQ Mobile Android Overlay SO.HO Comes Out Of Beta, Adds Fourth Feed - Posted October 15, 2013
Facebook Home isn't the o... [AllFacebook]

Windows Instagram App Instagrille Is Now Pixsta; Video On Instagram Support Added - Posted October 15, 2013
Instagrille, a Windows application for ... [AllFacebook]

Canon, Common and The Walking Dead Remind Us That Printed Pictures Are Pretty Cool - Posted October 11, 2013
If you can pull yourself away from your Instagram feed for a minute, you might remember that photographs--you know, those professional-grade images printed on physical paper and sometimes placed in frames to look even better on your wall--can be quite beautiful. In... [PRNewser]

Instagram Updates Apps For IOS, Android - Posted October 11, 2013
Facebook-owned photo-sharing network Instagram released updates Thursday to its applications for both ... [AllFacebook]

Bruno Mars 'Gorilla' Video Set For Exclusive Premiere On Facebook Monday - Posted October 11, 2013
Not only will he catch a grenade for you, but singer-songwriter Bruno Mars will also premiere the video for "Gorilla" for you, e... [AllFacebook]

'Fortune' Cover Story: Sheryl Sandberg - Posted October 10, 2013
The cover of the Oct. 28 issue of Fortune features a look at "The Real Story" behind Facebook Chief Operating Officer ... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: Graph Search Coming To Facebook's IOS App; Messenger For IOS Being Overhauled - Posted October 9, 2013
Facebook's Graph Search is finally going mobile, as it will be added to the social network's flagship a... [AllFacebook]

Print And Ship Facebook Photos With Printic - Posted October 9, 2013
There are several services that create hard-copy books of Facebook users' photos), but iOS application Printic takes a slightly different approac... [AllFacebook]

Study: Marketers Think PR Should Handle Social Media - Posted October 8, 2013
"No, I said 'click send'..." In case you weren't aware, there's a debate going on over who should handle a given brand's social media presence. We think you might be pleased with the answer: it's us! Back in July, a study by staffing agency ... [PRNewser]

HootSuite's Hootlet Chrome Extension Offers Easy Access To Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn - Posted October 8, 2013
Social media management system HootSuite released an upgraded version of its ... [Lost Remote]

HootSuite's Hootlet Chrome Extension Offers Easy Access To Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn - Posted October 8, 2013
Social media management system HootSuite released an upgraded version of its ... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Turns Three; Shares 10 Favorite Moments - Posted October 7, 2013
Happy third birthday to Instagram, which launched Oct. 6, 2010. Whi... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Grows Up With Native Ads In Timelines - Posted October 4, 2013
In an effort to become a sustainable business, Instagram is the latest social network to enter the advertising game with an announcement that US users will begin seeing ads in their feeds. The company said it plans to make the ads par... [SocialTimes.com]

WALL STREET: Sterne Agee's Arvind Bhatia Bullish On Instagram Advertising - Posted October 4, 2013
The announcement by Instagram Thursday that it would begin incorporating advertising into its feed prompted ... [AllFacebook]

WALL STREET: Sterne Agee's Arvind Bhatia Bullish On Instagram Advertising - Posted October 4, 2013
The announcement by Instagram Thursday that it would begin incorporating advertising into its feed prompted ... [Lost Remote]

Filter This: Ads Officially Coming To Instagram - Posted October 3, 2013
The inevitable has drawn closer: Facebook-owned photo-sharing network Instagram... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Home Lock Screen To Welcome Flickr, Pinterest, Tumblr, Instagram - Posted October 3, 2013
Facebook's Home Android overlay is about to get a lot more crowded, as Engineering Manager Tom Alison announced in a Newsroom post that content from ... [AllFacebook]

Infographic: What Would the World Be Like Without Broadband? - Posted October 3, 2013
Virgin Media, a broadband provider across the pond in the U.K., recently created an infographic looking at what life would be like without broadband. The bottom line is that everything you do online would take much longer, reducing the amount of productivity (a bad thing) and aimless wandering online. For example: ... [SocialTimes.com]

America's National Parks and Cities Look Great on Instagram - Posted October 2, 2013
This week's government shutdown/crybaby conference provides us with an opportunity to remind everyone that Instagram is a perfect forum for promoting our national parks, which are really quite amazing. This image is the exception: Apparently we are late to the party. The U.S. Department of the Interior's account has been posting for more... [PRNewser]

Instagram Brand Platform Venueseen Becomes Seen, Launches Snapfluence Network - Posted October 1, 2013
Venueseen, a platform via which brands can launch, promote, and track campaigns on ... [AllFacebook]

STUDY: How Fortune 500 Companies Use Instagram - Posted September 25, 2013
How many of the Fortune 500 companies have accounts on Facebook-owned photo-sharing network ... [AllFacebook]

Crowdbabble Adds Instagram Analytics - Posted September 24, 2013
Social media analytics provider Crowdbabble hopes to give its users a better picture of how their camp... [AllFacebook]

Fox Sports Reaches Agreement With Facebook To Tap Into Data From Media-Centric APIs - Posted September 23, 2013
Fox Sports became the latest media entity to reach an agreement to use the two ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Pinterest Ads | Nielsen Twitter Ratings - Posted September 20, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

U.S. Senate Hopeful Cory Booker Sits Down For Watershed Instagram Interview With NowThis News - Posted September 16, 2013
New Jersey U.S. Senate candidate and Twitter phenom ... [AllFacebook]

NowThis News Pioneers the Instagram Interview - Posted September 16, 2013
Facebook's addition of video to the photo sharing app Instagram in August wasn't just a competitive swipe at Vine. It's changing the way one original reporting site is presenting the news. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Announces Limited Test Of New Way For Mobile Users To View Videos - Posted September 12, 2013
A "small group of U.S. mobile users" will test a new way for Facebook to deliver ... [AllFacebook]

Mark Zuckerberg Discusses Going Public, NSA Controversy, Home, 'Moving Fast' At TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2013 - Posted September 12, 2013
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg discussed a variety of topics w... [AllFacebook]

Is Social Media the Wrong Place for 9/11 Tributes? - Posted September 11, 2013
As the 12th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks comes and goes, we're left with a number of big misses by some pretty major brands who tried, and I would argue, frequently failed, in getting the tone just right. It's a tricky day for social med... [AllFacebook]

Is Social Media the Wrong Place for 9/11 Tributes? - Posted September 11, 2013
As the 12th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks comes and goes, we're left with a number of big misses by some pretty major brands who tried, and I would argue, frequently failed, in getting the tone just right. It's a tricky day for social med... [SocialTimes.com]

NASA Wins Instagram - Posted September 11, 2013
No selfies, parties or brunch pics here. NASA uses Instagram in the best way: by posting incredible, professional images that remind us, without words, how valuable the organization was and is. Here's the moon as seen from the International Space Station: ... [PRNewser]

How Instagram Ads Could Affect Journalists - Posted September 10, 2013
Allegedly, all good things must come to an end -- so, use of the photo filtering and social network Instagram without advertisements (a very good thing, in my opinion) -- will soon end. Now that we know (even more definitively) that Instagram is ... [10,000 Words]

How Instagram Ads Could Affect Journalists - Posted September 10, 2013
Allegedly, all good things must come to an end -- so, use of the photo filtering and social network Instagram without advertisements (a very good thing, in my opinion) -- will soon end. Now that we know (even more definitively) that Instagram is ... [TVSpy]

NASA Launches Instagram Account - Posted September 9, 2013
NASA has launched an Instagram account "that will take its fans on an out-of-this-world journey through images of Earth and beyond," according to a news release from the federal agency known for its use of social media. It plans to use both new and archived photos and videos. NASA has posted 11... [SocialTimes.com]

Kenneth Cole Says Controversial Tweets Are Great for Business - Posted September 9, 2013
One man's PR fail is another man's business plan...if that other man happens to be "designer with a conscience" Kenneth Cole. In case you thought some clueless intern wa... [PRNewser]

Instagram Tops 150M Monthly Active Users, Eyes Advertising 'Within The Next Year' - Posted September 9, 2013
Facebook-owned photo-sharing network Instagram now boasts more than 150 million ... [AllFacebook]

Kenneth Cole Responds to Controversial Syria Tweet, Welcomes 'Dialogue' - Posted September 6, 2013
Last night, designer Kenneth Cole responded to yesterday's "boots on the ground" Twitter controversy with an Instagram video that's a bit bolder than expected: no retreat, no surrender, no apology. While he c... [PRNewser]

Storyful Prepares for Coverage of Likely U.S. Attack on Syria - Posted September 6, 2013
[caption id="attachment_135215" align="alignright" width="300"] Courtesy: The New York Times[/caption] YouTube is full of videos from the world's hotspots, from Syria to Oklahoma to... [SocialTimes.com]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Privacy Policy | Salesforce Files - Posted September 6, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Syria's Bashar al-Assad Fails 'Social Media Makeovers for Dictators' - Posted September 5, 2013
You're probably sick of hearing about Bashar al-Assad, "president" of Syria, and the various things that make him A Very Bad Guy. We're not going to get into the whole "should we or shouldn't we" political game, because it's awful. But it's worth noting that the PR teams advising Mr. al-Assad... [PRNewser]

Here's How Tech Journalists Choose Which Startups To Cover - Posted August 30, 2013
[caption id="attachment_71459" align="alignright" width="300"] Shutterstock: bringing stereotypes to life since 2003.[/caption] And now for a piece that every PR pro whose firm has ever represented a startup should read this weekend. Yesterday Jenna Wortham, tech reporter for The New York Times, w... [PRNewser]

Findables Smartphone, Tablet Cases Allow Users To Share Facebook, Other Social Info Via QR Codes - Posted August 29, 2013
Cases for smartphones such as the iPhone 5 often serve other purposes aside from prot... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Mobile Ad Market | Twitter Abuse Button - Posted August 29, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Which Hashtags Did Instagram Ban From Search Results? - Posted August 27, 2013
Users of Facebook-owned photo-sharing network Instagram have been able to add ... [AllFacebook]

This Infographic of Instagram Stats is Perfect For Instagramming - Posted August 26, 2013
Here at SocialTimes you know we love our infographics, and we love our Instagram too so when this perfectly-Instagrammable infographic about Instagram caught our eye we couldn't help sharing! Created by designer Ivy Aquino, the infographic reveals a number of fun facts about Instagram, from stats about active users and number of... [AllFacebook]

NBC News Celebrating March on Washington Anniversary with #DreamDay Social Media Campaign - Posted August 23, 2013
NBC News is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Martin Luther King Jr.'s famous "I Have a Dream" speech by encouraging viewers to get involved on social media. Today through Aug. 28, anyone can complete the statement "I Have a Dream that ____," and post it on Facebook,... [SocialTimes.com]

Cindi Leive Loves Reading The NY Times, Has Love-Hate Relationship with Instagram - Posted August 23, 2013
In the latest edition of The Atlantic Wire's "Media Diet" series, Cindi Leive -- the editor-in-chief of Glamour for the past 12 years -- ... [Fishbowl NY]

Cindi Leive Loves Reading The NY Times, Has Love-Hate Relationship with Instagram - Posted August 23, 2013
In the latest edition of The Atlantic Wire's "Media Diet" series, Cindi Leive -- the editor-in-chief of Glamour for the past 12 years -- ... [FishbowlNY]

Woobox Integrates YouTube, Video On Instagram, Vine With Facebook Video Contests - Posted August 21, 2013
Facebook application developer Woobox eliminated the need for ... [AllFacebook]

Instagram To Developers: Don't Use 'Insta' Or 'Gram' In App Names - Posted August 20, 2013
Facebook went through a phase around 2010 when it sought to discourage other so... [AllFacebook]

Michael Kors Launches Facebook App To Promote Three New Beauty And Fragrance Collections - Posted August 16, 2013
Fashion brand Michael Kors is no stranger to marketing on Fa... [AllFacebook]

SocialSafe Adds Backup Support For Video On Instagram - Posted August 16, 2013
SocialSafe added ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Product Management Director Peter Deng Named Director Of Product At Instagram - Posted August 14, 2013
Facebook Product Management Director Peter Deng is taking his talents to ... [AllFacebook]

WARNING: Zbot Trojan Variant Creates Fake Instagram Accounts - Posted August 14, 2013
The creation and sale of fake likes and followers is not limited to Face... [AllFacebook]

Partnership Lets Nonprofits Accept Donations Through Facebook, Instagram, Twitter Comments - Posted August 14, 2013
Clients of Greater Giving, a provider of technology and credit card-processing services for nonprofit organizations, will soon be able to make donations through social media channels. The Beaverton, Ore.-based company signed an agreement with ... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram 4.1 Adds Ability To Import Video, Automatic Straightening - Posted August 12, 2013
Facebook-owned photo-sharing network Instagram released Instagram 4.1 last w... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook's Sandberg Cashes In | Tweets and Votes - Posted August 12, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

10 Instagram Accounts That Will Take You Around the World - Posted August 9, 2013
Instagram is making it easier than ever to travel the world. While some people blame Instagram for creating a movement of clich photography, even the most... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Adds Instagram Integration To IOS Messenger App - Posted August 8, 2013
Facebook and Instagram are becoming more conjoined. With the latest Facebook Messenger update for iOS, users can now select to share Instagram photos through the app. Within the message prompt, users can tap the paperclip icon to add photos. The Messenger app will then prompt the user to select a photo fr... [AllFacebook]

New York City Launches Second Annual #LoveNYC Instagram, Facebook Contest - Posted August 7, 2013
The City of New York launched its second annual #LoveNYC Instagram and Twitter photo contest, this time expanding its reach to Facebook since the social network ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook's Bug Bounty Program To Date: More Than $1M To 329 People In 51 Countries - Posted August 2, 2013
Since Facebook launched its bug bounty program two years ago, more than $1 million in rewards has been handed out to 329 people in 51 countries, Se... [AllFacebook]

Social Commerce Platform Chirpify Catches an Extra $4 Million in Funding - Posted July 31, 2013
After raising $2 million in April, Chirpify has secured an additional $4 million in Series A funding to bring the social commerce platform to the sports, music, and media companies that are looking to monetize live events and TV sho... [SocialTimes.com]

UPDATED: Instagram Deleting Photos Uploaded Via Third-Party Windows Phone 8 App Instance - Posted July 30, 2013
Third-party Windows Phone 8 application ... [AllFacebook]

Job Post Statistics Reveal the Social Media Skills Employers Want in 2013 - Posted July 29, 2013
Employers are moving away from general social media skills in favor of proficiency with specific platforms, according to statistics from employment website Indeed.com. Scanning through the site's job listings for related keywords, Indeed analysts found that wit... [AllFacebook]

INFOGRAPHIC: How Nasty Gal Makes Nice On Facebook - Posted July 25, 2013
Online fashion retailer Nasty Gal totals nearly 842,000 likes on its ... [Lost Remote]

INFOGRAPHIC: How Nasty Gal Makes Nice On Facebook - Posted July 25, 2013
Online fashion retailer Nasty Gal totals nearly 842,000 likes on its ... [AllFacebook]

2Q EARNINGS CALL: Instagram Captures Zuckerberg's Attention - Posted July 25, 2013
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg called out ... [AllFacebook]

2Q EARNINGS CALL: Zuckerberg Again Denies That Facebook Is Slipping Among Teens - Posted July 25, 2013
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg used part of his presentation during the com... [AllFacebook]

An interview with Facebook's Nick Grudin about making Comic-Con more social than ever before - Posted July 25, 2013
[caption id="attachment_38346" align="alignright" width="304"] Photo from @snoopygrams on Instagram.[/caption] Comic-Con in San Diego felt like a giant IRL social media chat about your favorite TV shows, mo... [Inside 3D Printing News]

2Q: Facebook Reaches 1.15B Monthly Active Users, 819M Mobile MAUs; Revenue Up 53% Vs. 2Q 2012, GAAP Net Income Of $333M - Posted July 24, 2013
Facebook reached 1.15 billion monthly active users as of June 30, up 21 percent co... [AllFacebook]

Spruce Media Bullish On Facebook Advertising In Its 2Q Report - Posted July 24, 2013
Spruce Media, a Facebook ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: LinkedIn Sponsored Updates | Twitter TV Ad Targeting - Posted July 24, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Minor League Baseball On Facebook: Pacific Coast League - Posted July 22, 2013
AllFacebook's look at the Facebook pages of Minor League Baseball tea... [AllFacebook]

Minor League Baseball On Facebook: International League - Posted July 20, 2013
AllFacebook's look at the Facebook pages of Minor League Baseball teams continues ... [AllFacebook]

Minor League Baseball On Facebook: Texas League - Posted July 19, 2013
AllFacebook's look at the Facebook pages of Minor League Baseball teams continues with the class-AA ... [Lost Remote]

Minor League Baseball On Facebook: Texas League - Posted July 19, 2013
AllFacebook's look at the Facebook pages of Minor League Baseball teams continues with the class-AA ... [AllFacebook]

Lexus Promotes 2014 Lexus IS With #LexusInstafilm, Created With Photos By Instagram Users - Posted July 18, 2013
Luxury automaker Lexus gathered more than 200 ... [AllFacebook]

Minor League Baseball On Facebook: Southern League - Posted July 18, 2013
AllFacebook's look at the Facebook pages of Minor League Baseball teams continues with the cl... [AllFacebook]

Adobe Puts Social First in Redesigned Marketing Cloud - Posted July 18, 2013
Adobe today launched a rebuilt Adobe Social, which introduces data-driven tips on how to optimize social content, integration with Flickr, Foursquare, Instagram and LinkedIn, and cloud-hosted workplace collaboration features. Adobe Social, a component... [AllFacebook]

Even the Red Cross Uses Social Media During Natural Disasters: Infographic - Posted July 17, 2013
Use of social networks during natural disasters such as Hurricane Sandy and the Oklahoma tornadoes has become so mainstream that even hospital staffers and the Red Cross are logging in, according to this infographic developed by the University of San Francisco's Masters of Public Administration department. The networks are a convenient... [SocialTimes.com]

Judge Dismisses Class-Action Suit Vs. Instagram - Posted July 17, 2013
A class-action suit against Instagram over ... [Lost Remote]

Minor League Baseball On Facebook: Eastern League - Posted July 17, 2013
AllFacebook's look at the Facebook pages of Minor League Baseball teams continues wi... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Designer Tim Van Damme Packs Up For Dropbox - Posted July 16, 2013
News broke Monday that ... [AllFacebook]

MTV To Announce Video Music Awards Nominees Via Video On Instagram, Vine - Posted July 16, 2013
MTV will reveal nominations for its upcoming ... [AllFacebook]

MTV to reveal nominations for 'Video of the Year' on Vine and Instagram - Posted July 16, 2013
Vine continues to make a giant splash within TV. MTV, has announced that tomorrow at 8am ET they will be revealing the nominees for the Video of the Year on Vine. This is a big moment for the Twitter owned platform because it shows that MTV's audience cares about the platform,... [Lost Remote]

'Jobs' Movie Posts Trailer On Video On Instagram - Posted July 15, 2013
The first movie trailer to appear on ... [AllFacebook]

How Big Brands Use Hashtags On Facebook, And How You Can, Too - Posted July 15, 2013
In June, Facebook announced that status updates could include "clickable" hashtags. Users... [AllFacebook]

Minor League Baseball On Facebook: Carolina League - Posted July 15, 2013
AllFacebook's look at the Facebook pages of Minor League Baseball teams continues with ... [Lost Remote]

Minor League Baseball On Facebook: California League - Posted July 13, 2013
AllFacebook's look at the Facebook pages of Minor League Baseball teams c... [AllFacebook]

Minor League Baseball On Facebook: South Atlantic League - Posted July 12, 2013
AllFacebook's look at the Facebook pages of Minor League Baseball teams contin... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Allows Photos, Videos to Be Exported to Other Websites - Posted July 10, 2013
Instagram, an early mobile-only social platform, furthered its Web presence today by making it possible for users to embed Instagram photos or videos on other websites. When users or visitors click on an image to display it, they will see a share icon. Clicking the icon brings up the code to embed... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Videos, Photos Can Now Be Embedded - Posted July 10, 2013
When Facebook introduced Video on Instagram last month, one of the most notable absent features was the ability to em... [AllFacebook]

Minor League Baseball On Facebook: New York-Penn League - Posted July 10, 2013
AllFacebook's look at the Facebook pages of Minor League Baseball teams continue... [AllFacebook]

Minor League Baseball On Facebook: Northwest League - Posted July 9, 2013
With the National Basketball Association and ... [AllFacebook]

The TSA Pulls Its Guns Out (On Instagram) - Posted July 3, 2013
Let's play the hypothetical game: Say you're a government agency that many see as a necessary evil, but you still get singled out as an example of everything wrong with our system. It's tough to be popular when your job involves insisting that everyone remove their shoes, belts, wallets, ice picks,... [PRNewser]

Facebook Testing New Login Page? - Posted July 2, 2013
Techzei Founder and Editor-in-Chief Jash Jacob spotted a new Facebook login page featuring an Instagram-like pho... [AllFacebook]

How Musicians Are Using Video On Instagram - Posted July 1, 2013
Video killed the radio star when MTV debuted on the scene in 1981, but what effect will recently launched ... [AllFacebook]

Weird Al Yankovic Commandeers Yahoo Music Instagram - Posted June 28, 2013
The man who paved the way for The Lonely Island and so many others is now showing Yahoo the social media way. Per the following slide show, Weird Al Yankovic... [Fishbowl NY]

Weird Al Yankovic Commandeers Yahoo Music Instagram - Posted June 28, 2013
The man who paved the way for The Lonely Island and so many others is now showing Yahoo the social media way. Per the following slide show, Weird Al Yankovic... [FishbowlNY]

White House Lands On Instagram - Posted June 26, 2013
The White House today launched an Instagram account, Mr. Obama's social media team tweeted. The team is very careful about passing itself off as the actual voice of the president: Tweets posted by him are followed by "-bo." Today's tweet also included a disclosure that not all future Instagram photos will be... [SocialTimes.com]

LifeStyles Condoms, AIDS Healthcare Foundation Use Facebook Hashtags In #KnowYourStatus Campaign - Posted June 26, 2013
Marking one of the first uses of Facebook hashtags in a marketing campaign, ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Foursquare Friends Check-In | Square Market | Swedish Hulu - Posted June 26, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Rolex At Wimbledon Facebook App Takes The Court - Posted June 25, 2013
Rolex is the only sponsor at the ... [AllFacebook]

Why Facebook Hashtags Will Revolutionize #SocialRecruiting - Posted June 25, 2013
It's finally happened: Hot on the heels of Google Plus' recent addition of hashtags ... [AllFacebook]

Nike Tops New Nitrogram 50 List Of Most Popular Brands On Instagram - Posted June 24, 2013
The Nitrogram 50, a list of the 50 most popular brands on Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network ... [AllFacebook]

WALL STREET: UBS Analyst Upgrades Facebook - Posted June 24, 2013
UBS Analyst Eric Sheridan upgraded his rating on F... [AllFacebook]

Video On Instagram By Justin Bieber Tops 1M Likes - Posted June 24, 2013
Justin Bieber became the first celebrity to reach 1 million likes for a post using Video on Instagram, Instagram parent Facebook confirmed to ... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: Facebook Developing Mobile News Reader - Posted June 24, 2013
The big debate last week was over whether Facebook would announce a ... [AllFacebook]

How GSN's 'Minute to Win It' used Instagram video with host Apolo Ohno - Posted June 24, 2013
Instagram video is just a few days old, but TV has already flocked to the new 15-second video platform. A fun early use of the platform was executed by Olympian Apolo Ohno as part of the launch of his new GSN ... [Lost Remote]

Video On Instagram: 5M Uploads In First 24 Hours - Posted June 21, 2013
How quickly did Video on Instagram catch on? ... [AllFacebook]

Companies Miss Most Social Data: Infographic - Posted June 21, 2013
At this point in the evolution of social media, every company worth its salt knows that it should have a presence on the major social networks. Social media isn't just for broadcasting corporate content; companies know they should listen to what their consumers say to and about them on social platforms.... [SocialTimes.com]

Video On Instagram Draws Mixed Reaction - Posted June 21, 2013
Facebook's introduction of Video on Instagram Thursday and its potential ... [AllFacebook]

Colin Stretch Promoted To Succeed Ted Ullyot As Facebook VP/General Counsel - Posted June 20, 2013
Facebook named its successor to outgoing Vice President and General Counsel ... [AllFacebook]

Vine Vs. Video On Instagram: The Jockeying Starts Early, But Is There Room For Both? - Posted June 20, 2013
Is there enough room for both Twitter-owned video-sharing application Vine and ... [AllFacebook]

How The Media Can Use Video On Instagram - Posted June 20, 2013
Facebook has been making nice with the media this week, following up its ... [AllFacebook]

Video On Instagram Debuts - Posted June 20, 2013
A hat tip to all of those who predicted that Facebook would introduce ... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Debuts Video Sharing - Posted June 20, 2013
Who's the Instagram of video? Instagram, of course. In Facebook's hyped announcement today, Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom announced that the photo-sharing service is rolling out video-sharing. "This is the same Instagram that we all know and love, but it moves," said Systrom. The Facebook subsidiary hopes that its tak... [SocialTimes.com]

MyPermissions Debuts Real-Time App-Permissions Scanners - Posted June 20, 2013
Application security provider MyPermissions Thursday launched real-time application-permissions scanners in the form of apps for iOS and ... [AllFacebook]

Sheryl Sandberg: Facebook Is 'A Much Stronger Company' Compared With One Year Ago - Posted June 20, 2013
Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandbe... [AllFacebook]

Facebook's Carolyn Everson On Right-Hand-Side Ads, Mobile, Instagram, And Hashtags - Posted June 19, 2013
Facebook Vice President of Global Marketing Solutions Carolyn Everson touched upon several topics in a conversation with... [AllFacebook]

Michael Kors Digital Campaign Taps Instagram, Twitter - Posted June 18, 2013
Luxury accessories designer Michael Kors launched its "What's in Your Kors" digital-media campaign Tuesday, focusing its efforts on Facebook-owned photo-sharing network ... [AllFacebook]

Developer Tom Waddington Finds Evidence Of Video In Instagram Code - Posted June 18, 2013
Amid all of the intrigue about the new product Facebook will introduce Thursday, developer Tom Waddington ha... [AllFacebook]

POLL: What 'New Product' Will Facebook Introduce Thursday? - Posted June 17, 2013
Facebook will introduce a new product Thursday, but what will it be? Early speculation has focused on two completely unr... [AllFacebook]

Sen. Mitch McConnell's Campaign Uses Facebook To Entertain, Persuade Voters - Posted June 17, 2013
From cat videos to "The Harlem Shake," the ... [AllFacebook]

The Best Of Facebook, There For The Taking - Posted June 14, 2013
Everyone is on Facebook, truly. Kids complain about their grandparents commenting on their statuses. Colleagues rave about its potential for ... [Lost Remote]

The Best Of Facebook, There For The Taking - Posted June 14, 2013
Everyone is on Facebook, truly. Kids complain about their grandparents commenting on their statuses. Colleagues rave about its potential for ... [AllFacebook]

Hashtags Are Now Clickable On Facebook - Posted June 12, 2013
It's official: Hashtags -- long a staple of Twitter, as well as Facebook-owned photo-sharing network Instagram -- became clickable on Facebook Wednesday. Facebook said in ... [AllFacebook]

Vine Surpasses Instagram In Twitter Shares - Posted June 11, 2013
Five-month-old Vine is already giving Instagram a run for its social media clout. Just a few days after Vine became ... [AllTwitter]

WALL STREET: Stifel Nicolaus & Co. Analysts Upgrade Facebook To 'Buy' - Posted June 10, 2013
Facebook's work week began with some good news by way of ... [AllFacebook]

Piccolo Automatically Sends Users Prints Of Their Photos On Facebook, Instagram - Posted June 7, 2013
Friday seems to be a popular day for debuting Instagram applications and services, as startup ... [AllFacebook]

InstaFeed App Helps Instagram Users Cut Through The Clutter, Create Custom Feeds - Posted June 7, 2013
With more than 100 million monthly active u... [AllFacebook]

PastBook's Filepicker.io Integration Eases Process Of Converting Facebook Content To Books - Posted June 4, 2013
PastBook, one of several companies that allow Facebook users to ... [AllFacebook]

STUDY: Parents Have No Clue What Their Kids Are Doing On Facebook, Other Social Networks - Posted June 4, 2013
Parents may think they know what their teenagers a... [AllFacebook]

Recap of the Lost Remote Show keynote with MTV President Stephen Friedman - Posted June 1, 2013
In Late April Lost Remote hosted its first ever NYC event. The day begin with a fireside chat I led with our main keynote speaker, MTV President Stephen Friedman. Fri... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Recap of the Lost Remote Show keynote with MTV President Stephen Friedman - Posted June 1, 2013
In Late April Lost Remote hosted its first ever NYC event. The day begin with a fireside chat I led with our main keynote speaker, MTV President Stephen Friedman. Fri... [Lost Remote]

Stilly Hopes to Be Vine for Tumblr - Posted May 31, 2013
Today, Versagram released its second app, Stilly, which lets users record animated GIF and post it to Tumblr or send it by SMS or iMessage. To create the animated GIF, users simply record it on the phone.... [SocialTimes.com]

WALL STREET: Facebook Gets Likes From Two Analysts - Posted May 31, 2013
Wall Street was kind to Fa... [AllFacebook]

Is Instagram Dangerous for Kids? - Posted May 30, 2013
A Change.... [SocialTimes.com]

INQ Android App SO.HO Now Includes Instagram Feeds, Along With Facebook News Feed, Twitter - Posted May 30, 2013
In March, U.K.-based social application creator INQ released Android app ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Privacy Policies Come With Unexpected Loopholes - Posted May 28, 2013
[caption id="attachment_128169" align="alignleft" width="378"] sharpner / Shutterstock.com[/caption] By now, most users think they know the social privacy media privacy landscape, but a Canadian research project found some surprising loopholes in the ... [SocialTimes.com]

Exclusive: An inside look at MTV's social success with the Hangout Music Festival - Posted May 23, 2013
Last weekend, Viacom's MTV, VH1, CMT, Palladia and LOGO channels were down at the Hangout Music Festival leveraging social TV, tradi... [Lost Remote]

REPORT: Teens Still Use Facebook (And Can Master Privacy Settings) - Posted May 21, 2013
Yes, teenagers use Facebook. And although whether or not they'll be using Facebook in a few years remains to be seen, the s... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Hashtags Getting Closer? - Posted May 21, 2013
Rumors began surfacing in March that Facebook would add a ... [AllFacebook]

Oakland Raiders Touch Down At Facebook HQ - Posted May 20, 2013
Facebook's headquarters in ... [AllFacebook]

Expion Unleashes Suite Of New Social Marketing Tools - Posted May 20, 2013
Social media software company Expion released a suite of new t... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: Facebook Testing Video-Sharing Feature - Posted May 20, 2013
In January, Facebook prevented Twitter-owned video-sharing application ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Google Announcements | Amy's Baking Co. - Posted May 16, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Child Safety Groups Take Aim At Instagram - Posted May 15, 2013
Facebook-owned photo-sharing network Inst... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Photo Leads to Arrests - Posted May 14, 2013
[caption id="attachment_126897" align="alignleft" width="366"] The photo in question.[/caption] Even innocuous photos users share on social networks can have unexpected consequences for their privacy. Consider the case of the cube steak. A man named Troy was selling stolen identities for use in tax f... [SocialTimes.com]

Podcast: Bitcoin's First Book | Mapping Foursquare and Instagram - Posted May 14, 2013
On today's social media edition of the Morning Media Menu, GalleyCat editor Jason Boog talked about how marketers are using geotagging on niche sites like Instagram and Foursquare. Boog was impressed by how much Foursquare has grown, even surpassing Pinterest in reach. Even more intriguing was that marketers are using location-ba... [SocialTimes.com]

What Brands Are Really Doing on Instagram - Posted May 13, 2013
Facebook has spread itself all over the map with the help of its photo-sharing app, Instagram. Since Facebook brought the versatile photo editing and sharing tool into the fold in 2012, the platform has seen 2 million likes, comments and shares of Instagram photos. Brands are starting to experiment with... [SocialTimes.com]

What Brands Are Really Doing on Instagram - Posted May 13, 2013
Facebook has spread itself all over the map with the help of its photo-sharing app, Instagram. Since Facebook brought the versatile photo editing and sharing tool into the fold in 2012, the platform has seen 2 million likes, comments and shares of Instagram photos. Brands are starting to experiment with the... [AllFacebook]

STUDY: More Top Brands Flock To Instagram - Posted May 13, 2013
Brands have an overwhelming presence on Facebook, but has that transferred into the site's photo-sharing network, ... [AllFacebook]

A Guide To Marketing On Facebook Home - Posted May 11, 2013
Facebook has recently shared that on Facebook Home, engagement with the social network has increased 25 percent compare... [AllFacebook]

U.S. Facebook Users Becoming More Mobile-Centric - Posted May 10, 2013
Contrary to an erroneous report in The Guardian last week, Facebook isn't losing users in the U.... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Isn't Losing U.S. Users, At Least Not Yet, According to Meta-Analysis - Posted May 9, 2013
A meta-analysis of user numbers from various sources shows that Facebook is not losing users in the United States, but other markers suggest waning interest in the social network. Facebook is not seeing declining user numbers in developed markets including the United States, the analysis, conducted by eMarkete... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram for Brands: Two Steps Forward, One Step Back - Posted May 9, 2013
Every brand on Earth is chomping at the bit to place official ads on the rapidly growing Instagram, but parent company Facebook continues to ... [PRNewser]

REPORT: Facebook In Talks To Acquire Waze - Posted May 9, 2013
Another billion-dollar deal may be on tap for Facebook, as ... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Has Tagged You In a Photo - Posted May 2, 2013
The words everybody dreads seeing in their inboxes -- "[your friend] has tagged you in a photo" -- are coming to the photo-sharing site Instagram. Just like on Facebook, you will now be able to label the people in your Instagram photos by tapping on the picture and filling in the names. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook At End Of 1Q: 1.11B Monthly Active Users, 751M Mobile MAUs, 189M Mobile-Only MAUs - Posted May 1, 2013
Facebook's total monthly active users and daily active users continued to trend upward in the first quarter of 2013, reaching 1.11 billion and 665 million, respectively, as of March 31, but growth in the core markets of the ... [AllFacebook]

Visualizing Marketing Success On Instagram Takes Imagination - Posted May 1, 2013
Facebook-owned photo sharing network Instagram is starting to become more ... [AllFacebook]

INFOGRAPHIC: The History Of Facebook's Privacy Changes - Posted April 30, 2013
Privacy changes are usually what draw the ire of most Facebook users, and it's something that the site is hoping to change through better education and clearer directions. According to a recent infographic from Webpage FX,... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Foursquare Ads | Google Now - Posted April 30, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

5 Ways To Attract More Followers on Instagram - Posted April 26, 2013
[caption id="attachment_125290" align="alignleft" width="284"] Photo by John Barnett[/caption] John Barnett, co-creator of Bright Mango's Wood Camera app, is a professional travel photographer and cinematographer and a contributor to Getty Images. While s... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Home Tops 500K Google Play Downloads - Posted April 22, 2013
Android overlay Facebook Home topped the 500,000-download mar... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: TweetDeck Apps Killed | 60 Minutes Hacked - Posted April 22, 2013
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Food Trucks Put a Literal Spin on Social Media 'Follows': Infographic - Posted April 19, 2013
Food trucks and carts have in recent years gone from being considered "roach coaches" to being a trendy new way to try unfamiliar and novel cuisines, such as Korean-TexMex fusion. Social media have helped fuel their popularity, letting hungry city-dwellers know where they can find their favorite truck on a given... [SocialTimes.com]

INFOGRAPHIC: Are Teens Tired Of Facebook? - Posted April 19, 2013
One of the main topics concerning Facebook now is whether or not teenagers are getting tired of the site, or are avoiding the social network completely because it's not cool. Younger users also likely have reservations about joining a site where their parents are, preferring Tumblr and ot... [AllFacebook]

Instagram's Photo Freeze Really Did Hurt Twitter [Infographic] - Posted April 12, 2013
Social partnerships benefit some networks more than others. After Instagram stopped displaying users' photos in the Twitter feed last year, engagement per photo on Twitter dropped 17 percent quarter-over-quarter. Meanwhile, Instagram's photo engagement went up 30 percent because Twitter viewers were required to click over to the image-sharing site to view... [SocialTimes.com]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Ad-Targeting | IRS Email Snooping - Posted April 11, 2013
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

MTV Movie Awards To Feature Facebook Integration - Posted April 10, 2013
The MTV Movie Awards April 14 will feature the social network ... [AllFacebook]

MTV enables Instagram voting for Sunday's 2013 Movie Awards - Posted April 10, 2013
Always at the forefront of engaging viewers over Twitter with its live events, MTV is adding a new social network for this Sunday's 2013 Movie Awards. In advance of the show, fans are voting for the "Best Hero" category over Instagram by tagging their photos with... [Lost Remote]

Social Media Newsfeed: Google Play Update | GM Likes Facebook Again - Posted April 10, 2013
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Blab Launches Social Analytics It Says Can Peer Into the Future - Posted April 9, 2013
Seattle start-up Blab launched a public beta today for a social analytics tool that it claims can predict the future of social conversations. The tool listens in to 60 million conversations taking place on some 50,000 websites, using... [SocialTimes.com]

Offerpop Adds One-Click Facebook Open Graph Actions To Photo Contest App - Posted April 8, 2013
Social marketing platform Offerpop relea... [AllFacebook]

INFOGRAPHIC: Major League Baseball Facebook Standings At Opening Of 2013 Season - Posted April 5, 2013
The New York Yankees may be injury-plagued and off to a sluggish start to the 2013 ... [AllFacebook]

Brands Can Make Their Own Damn Instagram Ads - Posted April 5, 2013
Instagram is in a bit of a pickle. After backtracking on its "brands can co-opt users' photos and use them in promo campaigns" deal, Facebook's hottest "food porn" property has hit a few bumps in creating new "sponsored" revenue streams. Brands, of course, are all anxious to advertise themselves on a... [PRNewser]

Facebook's Home: Comic - Posted April 4, 2013
Here's a humorous take on what an actual home would look like if Facebook built it. ... [SocialTimes.com]

A Tour Of Facebook's Home On Android - Posted April 4, 2013
It's not exactly a Facebook phone. It's not exactly a Facebook application. It's Home, and it will be on select Android devices starting April 12. The company announced Thursday that the HTC First, as pr... [AllFacebook]

Gnip to Add Social Data From Instagram, Bitly and Reddit to Its Reports - Posted April 4, 2013
Gnip, which licenses so-called firehose data from Twitter, Tumblr, WordPress and Disqus to report to brands how they are bein... [SocialTimes.com]

BuzzFeed Attacks 'Worst Teenager On Instagram' - Posted April 4, 2013
BuzzFeed desperately wants us all to take it seriously, but then things like "This Might Be The Worst Teenager On Instagram" happen. The post calls out a 17 y... [Fishbowl NY]

BuzzFeed Attacks 'Worst Teenager On Instagram' - Posted April 4, 2013
BuzzFeed desperately wants us all to take it seriously, but then things like "This Might Be The Worst Teenager On Instagram" happen. The post calls out a 17 y... [FishbowlNY]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Announcement | Twitter Mobile Updates - Posted April 4, 2013
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Nearly Half Of Instagram Users Are On Android - Posted April 3, 2013
Instagram celebrated its one-year anniversary on Android Wednesday, sharing that now almost one-half of the people who... [Lost Remote]

Nearly Half Of Instagram Users Are On Android - Posted April 3, 2013
Instagram celebrated its one-year anniversary on Android Wednesday, sharing that now almost one-half of the people who... [AllFacebook]

Half of All Instagram Users Have Android Devices - Posted April 3, 2013
[caption id="attachment_123206" align="alignleft" width="438"] Malaysian thunderstorms via Instagram user Haryzluce[/caption] One year after issuing its first Android app, Instagram said today that nearly half of its users employ Andr... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Director Of Mobile Partnerships Emily White Moves To Instagram - Posted April 3, 2013
Facebook Director of Mobile Partnerships Emily Whi... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: SEC Disclosures | Google+ Login Button - Posted April 3, 2013
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Staffing Shift Suggests Ads Soon to Appear on Instagram - Posted April 2, 2013
Emily White, Facebook's director of mobile partnerships, will now head business and partnerships at Instagram, according to a report from AllThingsD. The move indicates that the photo-sharing serv... [SocialTimes.com]

Vizible Shares Twitter Photos Nearby . . . Very Nearby - Posted April 2, 2013
Ever wonder what people around you are tweeting? You probably don't want to know actually - just like we didn't. But once you download this handy app, you'll look alright - and you'll find yourself checking back every now and then, if only to make sure ... [AllTwitter]

Klout and Bing Try to Bridge the Gap Between Online and 'Real World' Influence - Posted March 28, 2013
Klout, purveyor of a social networking influence score, and Microsoft's search engine, Bing, announced a partnership today that will display a user's score in response to Bing queries abou... [SocialTimes.com]

STUDY: How Addicted Are We To Facebook Mobile? - Posted March 27, 2013
We know that Facebook has roughly 618 million mobile users, but how are they interacting with the social network from their smart... [AllFacebook]

Users Of Facebook's Android App Can Scroll Through Multiple Open Graph Actions In Posts - Posted March 26, 2013
Users of Facebook's Android application are seeing a new way to browse content created by Open Graph actions generated by their friends' app usage. If those friends perform multiple Open ... [AllFacebook]

Why Yahoo's Summly Acquisition Was a PR Stunt - Posted March 26, 2013
You may have heard today that Yahoo, which is in the midst of trying to "sex up" its brand image, just bought Summly, a "news summary" app created by a 17-year-old British kid named Nick D'Aloisio, for a whopping $30 mill... [PRNewser]

Charity:Water Rules Social Media on 'World Water Day' - Posted March 22, 2013
In case you didn't realize it, today is "World Water Day", an event first created by the United Nations in 1993 to bring attention to the chronic lack of sanitary drinking water that affects one billion people in the... [PRNewser]

The Skinny on How Weight Watchers Uses Social Media - Posted March 22, 2013
Did you know that the first social media platform Weight Watchers used was MySpace in 2008? It then launched Facebook and Twitter in 2009. Today the company has both an internal team and an agency that provides social media support. SocialTimes recently caught up with Lee Hurley, vice president of social... [SocialTimes.com]

Nike's Instagram Strategy: Flattery Gets You Everywhere - Posted March 21, 2013
If you want to encourage your social media followers to engage and create content for your brand, the secret sauce is quite simple: flattery. Earlier this month, for example, Nike celebrated accumulating its one millionth Instagram follower by ... [AgencySpy]

Nike's Instagram Strategy: Flattery Gets You Everywhere - Posted March 21, 2013
If you want to encourage your social media followers to engage and create content for your brand, the secret sauce is quite simple: flattery. Earlier this month, for example, Nike celebrated accumulating its one millionth Instagram follower by ... [PRNewser]

Facebook Offers Support For Nonprofit Organizations, Spotlights Movember - Posted March 20, 2013
Advice for businesses on Facebook is ple... [AllFacebook]

Why Facebook Doesn't Have A Problem With A Lack Of Teens - Posted March 18, 2013
Much has been made in the tech and social media news circles regarding Facebook's eventual demise because teenagers don't make u... [AllFacebook]

Report: Facebook Acquires Instachecker.com Domain - Posted March 18, 2013
Facebook acquired the domain Instachecker.com through Internet brand-protection co... [AllFacebook]

Flattr Puts Your Money Where Your 'Like' Is - Posted March 18, 2013
Flattr today launched a service that allows users to contribute financially to content producers simply by clicking "like." The move is a tweak to the Swedish company's previous model, requiring publishers to embed its widget on their we... [SocialTimes.com]

Adventures in Marketing: Polaroid Will Make an 'Instagram Camera' - Posted March 18, 2013
As if Instagram weren't easy enough already, last week we learned that the Socialmatic, aka the "Instagram Camera", is ... [PRNewser]

INFOGRAPHIC: Most Instagrammed Venues Of SXSW 2013 - Posted March 18, 2013
Facebook and its photo-sharing network, Instagram, were all over the South By Southwest festival in Austin, Texas. Stephan Alber, a social engineer for young-adult-focused marketing agency Noise, put together an infographic looking at the festival ... [AllFacebook]

Justin Bieber and the Art of Personal PR - Posted March 15, 2013
Good public relations experts are able to adjust to breaking bad news, provide damage control on all media fronts, advise their clients, and take control of the narrative so that it works in their favor. Great public relations experts are able to see disasters before they even happen and take the ne... [PRNewser]

8 Ways to Stay Connected During the LA Marathon - Posted March 15, 2013
The Los Angeles Marathon is this Sunday, March 17, 2013. Thanks to social media, there are a variety of apps runners can use to keep their friends and family posted on their progress. 1. The Marathon Tracki... [SocialTimes.com]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Hashtags? | Foursquare Android App - Posted March 15, 2013
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Report: Hashtags Coming To Facebook? - Posted March 14, 2013
According to a report in ... [AllFacebook]

UPDATED: Facebook Begins Rolling Out New, Customizable Timeline - Posted March 13, 2013
The redesign for timeline has been tested in New Zealand and other parts of the world, but Facebook announced Wednesday that it will start officially rolling out the new look to select users immediately. Much like Facebook's updated ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: LinkedIn SlideShare Ads | Social Ad Disclosures - Posted March 13, 2013
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

The AllFacebook Guide To SXSW - Posted March 11, 2013
Facebook is at the SXSW festival in Austin, Texas, both personally and through the ... [AllFacebook]

HTC Myst #UL Joins Long List Of Rumored Facebook Phones - Posted March 8, 2013
While Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has r... [AllFacebook]

Follow the 4 P's to Create a Strong Social Brand Community - Posted March 8, 2013
Passion, participation, pictures and the popularity of celebrities like Betty White: those are among the key elements for creating a strong fan base on social platforms, according to a panel of digital media executives at ... [PRNewser]

Will Facebook's Revamped News Feed Kill Brands' Reach? - Posted March 8, 2013
The ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Apps Among The Most Popular On Android, IOS - Posted March 7, 2013
Facebook is growing as a mobile company, with roughly 618 million people checking Facebook from their phones and tablets. According to new figures released Thursday by App Annie, Facebook Messenger is the No. 1 iOS social networking application, in terms of monthly downloads. The Facebook native app is No. 3. Both... [AllFacebook]

Facebook's Revamped News Feed Aspires To Be A Personalized Newspaper - Posted March 7, 2013
In an effort to clean up the clutter, Facebook introduced a redesigned news feed Thursday. Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, ironically enough, compared the company's vision to that of a newspaper. If users just want to see stories about Wall Street, they can flip to the business section. On this new... [AllFacebook]

Speculation Emerges About News Feed Changes Facebook Will Announce Thursday - Posted March 6, 2013
What changes to its ... [AllFacebook]

About.me Deepens Facebook Integration - Posted March 5, 2013
About.me, which allows tech-connected people to create simple, visual profile pages, has added more Facebook integration. Now users can pick background images from their Facebook profiles and easily inform their Facebook friends and subscribers of changes to their About.me profiles. About.me announced Tuesday that users have the option to connect their pages... [AllFacebook]

5 Tips for Social Media Event Planning and Activation - Posted March 4, 2013
Today we bring you a guest post courtesy of Cara Kleinhaut, founder of award-winning event creative, production and design agency Caravents. In the last few weeks alone, Caravents has organized and promoted events r... [PRNewser]

Veteran Food Publicist Says Restaurants Need Better PR Strategies - Posted March 1, 2013
In the wake of the Groupon collapse, lots of people in the restaurant industry are wondering what's next. According to PR/food veteran Ellen Malloy, the answer is simple: Instead of... [PRNewser]

Facebook CFO David Ebersman: Instagram Is A 'Formidable Competitor' - Posted February 28, 2013
Facebook Chief Financial Officer David Ebersm... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Marketing Partnership With Data Brokers Spurs New Round of Privacy Concerns - Posted February 27, 2013
Facebook's move to allow marketers to import consumer lists obtained through data broker companies, ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Marketing Partnership With Data Brokers Spurs New Round of Privacy Concerns - Posted February 27, 2013
Facebook's move to allow marketers to import consumer lists obtained through data broker companies, ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Blocks Instagram-Like App Vintage Camera - Posted February 27, 2013
Facebook has not been hesitant to cut off data to applications that don't share back, as Vine and Yandex discovered recently. Now it has blocked a photo app -- ... [AllFacebook]

Instagram to Madonna: Keep It PG-13 - Posted February 27, 2013
1991 called, and it wants its manufactured controversy back: This week Instagram, which is going strong despite all that earlier priva... [PRNewser]

Instagram Has 100 Million Users - Posted February 27, 2013
Despite changes to its privacy policy which led to backlash from its community in December, Instagram now has 100 million active users. The Facebook-owned photo sharing company announced the news on its network yesterday along with the photo pictured left. Curio... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Social Media Newsfeed: Google+ Social Sign-In | Facebook Gifts - Posted February 27, 2013
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Now Has 100 Million Monthly Users - Posted February 26, 2013
[caption id="attachment_120027" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo: Instagram user Paranorman[/caption] Instagram has surpassed 100 million monthly active users users, the company said ... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Reaches 100 Million Monthly Active Users - Posted February 26, 2013
A few months after Facebook celebrated its big 1 billion monthly active user mark, Instagram has a little bragging to do of its... [AllFacebook]

Madonna Already Stirring Up Trouble for Instagram - Posted February 26, 2013
[caption id="attachment_119961" align="alignleft" width="300"] Madonna on Instagram[/caption] Just a few weeks after launching a profile on Instagram... [SocialTimes.com]

Oscars' Big Screen Stars Shined On Instagram - Posted February 25, 2013
The 85th Annual Academy Awards, celebrating the top movies of the year, were a hot topic on Facebook Sunday ... [AllFacebook]

Photos Dominate on Social Media, Smartphones: Infographic - Posted February 23, 2013
An infographic from Chute sheds some light on why social networks are battling over photo uploads, filters and displays: Photos are the dominant content on the sites. ... [Lost Remote]

Study Shows that Brands Haven't Given up on Instagram - Posted February 19, 2013
Instagram continues to attract top brands despite user concerns about privacy, according to a study released today by Simply Measured. Proposed changes to Instagram's user agreement in December sparked controversy among Instagram users and brands like National Geographic who feared that their photographs would be sold to third parties. The company quickly... [SocialTimes.com]

STUDY: How Are Top Brands Using Instagram? - Posted February 19, 2013
It seems that brands are not only becoming more hip to social photo-sharing site Instagram (which Facebook purchased last year), but getting smarte... [AllFacebook]

Curalate, Once Pinterest Only, Expands to Include Instagram Analytics - Posted February 19, 2013
Curalate, an analytics platform for marketers, is adding Instagram monitoring to its previously Pinterest-only dashboard, the company said today. New York-based Curalate launched in May 2012, just a few months ... [SocialTimes.com]

Why Staples Employee's Ill-Timed Tweets Are No Big Deal - Posted February 15, 2013
While many brands focus their public relations strategies on demographics, messaging and marketing, the tremendous PR power of employees is often undervalued--or overlooked entirely. The public is all too familiar with customer service horror stories, which can lead to us to both boycott the brands in question and encou... [PRNewser]

Pinterest Doesn't Just Skew Female; It Draws Higher Rates of Middle-Class and Non-Urban Users - Posted February 14, 2013
Use of social networks overall is highest among women and the young and in urban areas, but different networks draw distinct demographic user bases, according to a demographic study released today by the Pew Center on Internet a... [SocialTimes.com]

Japanese Restaurant Fines Guests Who Don't Clean Their Plates - Posted February 14, 2013
When we were young, our waste-averse parents would often refuse to let us have dessert unless we ate everything on our plates, thereby joining the "clean plate club". Japanese seafood restaurant Hachikyo has gotten a lot of media attention this week by taking that concept to its logical conclusion and ... [PRNewser]

Instagram Seeks Dismissal Of Class-Action Suit - Posted February 14, 2013
Facebook-owned photo-sharing application Instagram is hoping to... [AllFacebook]

Madonna Joins Instagram, U.S. Printing Office Joins Pinterest - Posted February 11, 2013
Madonna joined Instagram over the weekend, posting a photo of herself sans makeup. The 54-year-old pop goddess waited until her second photo to show cleavage. She also posted a photo o... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Users Buzzed About Rihanna, Justin Timberlake During Grammys - Posted February 11, 2013
People all over the world watched the Grammy Awards ceremony Sunday night, also taking to Facebook to post about their fa... [AllFacebook]

The Grammy Awards: Lessons in Social Media Management - Posted February 11, 2013
The 2012 Grammy Awards were the most-watched in history--but last night's 2013 event may have been even bigger in terms of influence thanks to a communications team much more engaged in the art of, well, engagement. Seems like they finally got the message: social media buzz is now crucial ... [PRNewser]

PR Fail: Flickr Turns Private Photos Public - Posted February 11, 2013
The way we see it, the three biggest potential PR fails for a social network are service dropouts, unannounced changes in service conditions or privacy breaches. Flickr... [PRNewser]

Infographic: Billion-Dollar Startups - Posted February 11, 2013
Price tags for social media companies have skyrocketed since Facebook debuted in 2004. These startups were valued at a billion dollars or more. This infographic from staff.com compares the company founding dates, estimated value, number of employees, and total capital raised for 13 companies from Facebook through Instagram. Facebook's market value is... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Allows Users To Access Profiles Via Web - Posted February 5, 2013
Instagram announced Tuesday that users can now access their pr... [AllFacebook]

Mobile-First Instagram Brings Its Content to the Web - Posted February 5, 2013
Instagram users can now access their photo feeds via the desktop Web, according to co-founder Kevin Systrom. Instagram, perhaps the most successful mobile-first... [SocialTimes.com]

Foodbeast Reimagines The Last Supper Through Instagram - Posted February 5, 2013
Thanks to Instagram, Twitter and the rise of the photo-foodie, the way we look at, arrange and think about food has changed. Dominique Zamora of Foodbeast writes, "It's hard to imagine what dinner looked like befo... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, Instagram's Kevin Systrom Among Crunchies Awards Winners - Posted February 1, 2013
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark ... [AllFacebook]

Wall Street Lukewarm At Best After Facebook's Fourth-Quarter Earnings Call - Posted January 31, 2013
The sentiment on Wall Street following Facebook's ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook: The Mobile Network - Posted January 30, 2013
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said ad nauseum that the social network is becoming a mobile company. It appears that the statement has finally come true. As announced during Wednesday's fourth quarter earnings report, Facebook now has more people accessing the site via phones and tablets than on desktop.... [AllFacebook]

RIM Spends a Ton, Rebrands Itself as...BlackBerry! - Posted January 30, 2013
In case you aren't a tech blogger, this morning's hot story concerned the future of Research in Motion, one of America's "most... [PRNewser]

Has Facebook Made Enough Progress In Mobile Monetization? - Posted January 29, 2013
The main knock against Facebook in financial circles has been its inability to prove it can be a solid buy for investors, especially in the way of ... [AllFacebook]

OpenTable Acquires Foodspotting, Encourages Users to Keep Playing With Their Dinner - Posted January 29, 2013
Last week we told you that some fancy-pants New York City restaurants have begun pushing back against the "Instagramming your meal" trend by discouraging amateur photographers from breaking out their iPhones dur... [PRNewser]

Twitter Lets You Share Vines To Facebook Despite Friend Finder Snub - Or Does It? - Posted January 25, 2013
Remember when Twitter decided to no longer allow Instagrammers to find Tweople and cut off access to its API? And now... [AllTwitter]

Facebook Yanks Data From Yandex's Mobile App, A Graph Search Competitor - Posted January 24, 2013
Thursday, Russian search engine Yandex released a mobile application, Wonder, that was something like ... [AllFacebook]

Indy500 Co-Opts Fans' Instagram Shots for Promo Campaign - Posted January 24, 2013
A couple of weeks ago we had a very interesting discussion with the founder and CEO of VenueSeen, a ... [PRNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Quora Blogs | Google Image Search - Posted January 24, 2013
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Overtook Google Maps to Become Most-Downloaded App of 2012 - Posted January 23, 2013
[caption id="attachment_117052" align="alignleft" width="300"] via comScore[/caption] Facebook overtook Google Maps in the final months of 2012 to become the most downloaded app of the year among U.S. users on iOS and Android platforms, according to ... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Users Blocked Over The Weekend - Posted January 23, 2013
The ... [AllFacebook]

Restaurants Crack Down on Instagrammers - Posted January 23, 2013
Breaking news: everybody loves to play with their food. Don't deny it; we do it too. But the strained relationship between top restaurants and "foodies" obsessed with documenti... [PRNewser]

Who Won the Inauguration On Social Media? - Posted January 22, 2013
There's little doubt that inaugurations rank right up there with State of the Union addresses when it comes to PR and branding opportunities for newly elected presidents. In fact, we'd say inaugurations are the bigger of the two PR blowouts, because very few see the State of the Union as an... [PRNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Social Inauguration | French Taxes for Facebook? - Posted January 22, 2013
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Filmmakers Say Instagram, Twitter Key to Generating Buzz at Sundance - Posted January 21, 2013
A panel of filmmakers at the Sundance Film Festival Saturday discussed how they used social media channels, such as Instagram and Twitter, to find an audience for ... [SocialTimes.com]

Social Media Newsfeed: Bing-Facebook Integration | Foursquare Map - Posted January 18, 2013
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Despite Terms Of Use Fiasco, Instagram Users Still Upload 40M Pics Per Day - Posted January 17, 2013
Despite erroneous reports that Instagram users were dropping the application en masse in December, the photo-sharing application posted ... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Boasts 90 Million Monthly Users - Posted January 17, 2013
Instagram published new user numbers today, boasting 90 million monthly active users and 40 million photos shared per day. The numbers put the photo-sharing service in the same ballpark as Twitter, which claims 140 million monthly active users, or MAUs. But they don't reveal In... [SocialTimes.com]

Venueseen: A New Tool for Visual PR/Branding Campaigns - Posted January 16, 2013
While researching our post on great 2012 Instagram branding campaigns, we came across a company called Venueseen... [AgencySpy]

Venueseen: A New Tool for Visual PR/Branding Campaigns - Posted January 16, 2013
While researching our post on great 2012 Instagram branding campaigns, we came across a company called Venueseen... [PRNewser]

Good PR: Warby Parker's Interactive Annual Report - Posted January 16, 2013
We don't generally go about congratulating brands for reporting on their own successes, but we'd like to take a moment to encourage all PR pros to check out the interactive 2012 annual report f... [PRNewser]

Instagram Sends Reminder Email To Users About Jan. 19 Privacy Policy Changes - Posted January 15, 2013
Perhaps learning from mistakes of the recent past, Faceboo... [AllFacebook]

Q&A: How the Sundance Film Festival Uses Social Media - Posted January 15, 2013
The Sundance Film Festival launches this week in Park City, Utah, so what better time to interview the Sundance Institute's social media manager, Royale Ziegler, about the role social media plays in helping independent filmmakers extend the reach of their films? The Su... [SocialTimes.com]

The New Social Networks: Which Ones Will Be Useful for PR Pros? - Posted January 14, 2013
As Instagram continues to lose members, Twitter decides whether to go public, Google+ screams "Notice Me!" and Facebook tries to resist th... [PRNewser]

Learning From Instagram's Faux Pas - Posted January 11, 2013
Once again, a technology-based company has exposed to the world their classic misunderstanding of change. In Instagram's case, the failu... [AllFacebook]

Girls, Urban Outfitters Want to Pay Your Rent for a Year - Posted January 10, 2013
This week marks the return of HBO's Girls (and the many, many articles telling us why we should love it, hate it o... [PRNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Teens Like Tumblr | Facebook Shares Up - Posted January 10, 2013
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Scraps Specific App Metrics, Moves To Tiers - Posted January 9, 2013
Facebook plans to change the way that applications are measured. In a Developer's Blog post Wedne... [AllFacebook]

More Teens Are on Tumblr than Facebook or Instagram, Survey Finds - Posted January 9, 2013
Facebook is starting to show its age, according to a recent survey of younger social media users. The shocker? Tumblr was the most popular network, beating out not only Facebook, but also its newly acquired image-sharing site, Instagram. Posterous co-founder Gary Tan ... [SocialTimes.com]

Marketers: Stop Trying to Make 'Poke' and 'Snapchat' Happen - Posted January 9, 2013
Are Snapchat and Facebook's Poke the latest Instagram-style visual branding ... [PRNewser]

Facebook No Longer Reports Instagram User Data - Posted January 9, 2013
It appears that Facebook decided on a way to avoid ... [AllFacebook]

Google+ Lets Desktop Users Zoom and Pan Photos - Posted January 9, 2013
[caption id="attachment_115552" align="alignleft" width="300"] Zinchuk_Oksana / Shutterstock.com[/caption]The photo wars continue, as Google launched support late Tuesday for zooming and panning on photos viewe... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Users Reporting Profiles Directed To Facebook-Hosted Page - Posted January 7, 2013
When Instagram users opt to report... [AllFacebook]

Touchscreen Tables: The Newest Restaurant Revolution? - Posted January 4, 2013
As food writers/enthusiasts, we know how difficult it can be to make your restaurant stand out--especially in a crowded market. Serving great food in a casual, well-designed atmosphere just isn't enough anymore (if it ever was). Now, in the tradit... [PRNewser]

PastBook Helps Facebook, Instagram Users Create 2012 Yearbooks - Posted January 4, 2013
The newest entry in the niche category of companies that transform Facebook content into actual books is ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Foursquare Privacy | 'Tumblr' Tops 'Blog' - Posted January 3, 2013
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Photos Come To Life At Polaroid Fotobar Stores - Posted January 2, 2013
One of the most prominent names in the photography industry will test out a brick-and-mortar business based on ... [AllFacebook]

Will Foursquare Dodge User Backlash As It Changes Privacy Policies? - Posted January 2, 2013
Foursquare announced plans over the holiday weekend to change its privacy policies effective at the end of the month, which, while unlikely to cause the kind of brouhaha that Instagram's proposed changes did, may not take effect without contro... [SocialTimes.com]

Four Twitter Predictions For 2013 - Posted January 2, 2013
We're two days into the new year now, a great vantage point for looking ahead and assessing how Twitter might perform in 2013. The past year saw the introduction of Twitter photo filters, brand new Twitter profile... [AllTwitter]

Our 12 Favorite PR Stories of 2012 (Part 1) - Posted December 31, 2012
Over the last couple of weeks, we've seen lots of "best" and "worst" lists for the PR year that (almost) was. Most of them were well-researched, informative overviews that helped give us a fuller picture of a topsy-turvy year in public relations. We debated whether to put our heads together, conduct a... [PRNewser]

Instagram Sees Active Daily Users Decline Dramatically - Posted December 28, 2012
  In the wake of privacy policy changes at Instagram, the popular photo sharing app has seen its daily active user count decline dramatically on Facebook. Our sibling network ... [PRNewser]

Instagram Sees Active Daily Users Decline Dramatically - Posted December 28, 2012
  In the wake of privacy policy changes at Instagram, the popular photo sharing app has seen its daily active user count decline dramatically on Facebook. Our sibling network ... [FishbowlDC]

Instagram Stats Point to Holiday Slump, Not User Revolt - Posted December 28, 2012
Over the holidays, Instagram saw a sharp decline in the number of daily active users who had connected to the photo-sharing service through Facebook. While an article in the New York Post suggested that the users were boycotting the app in response to Instagram's changes to its user agreement, the numbers did... [SocialTimes.com]

Did Instagram's Terms Of Use Flop Hurt Facebook? - Posted December 28, 2012
After mass confusion over Instagram's updated terms of use, several users took to Facebook and Twitter to ... [AllFacebook]

Geaver Makes It Fun To Send E-Cards To Facebook Friends - Posted December 28, 2012
Remember the days before the Internet, when people actually sent cards and letters through the mail? Geaver wants to bring that feeling back in the Facebook era. Through Geaver, people can s... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Tablet Reading Up | Mars Curiosity Badge - Posted December 28, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

One Night in Bangkok: Instagram Reveals 2012 Photo Hotspots - Posted December 27, 2012
Instagram released a list of the places most photographed using the application in 2012, which highlights the importance of the service's Thai ... [SocialTimes.com]

Is Randi Zuckerberg A Twitter Bully? - Posted December 26, 2012
You've likely seen it reported countless times by now: Randi Zuckerberg, sister of Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, screwed up the privacy settings on a family photo and it ended up on Twitter. And she go... [10,000 Words]

Is Randi Zuckerberg A Twitter Bully? - Posted December 26, 2012
You've likely seen it reported countless times by now: Randi Zuckerberg, sister of Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, screwed up the privacy settings on a family photo and it ended up on Twitter. And she go... [AllTwitter]

Lawsuit Over Instagram Terms of Service Is Flimsy, Experts Say - Posted December 26, 2012
Late last week, Instagram was hit with a lawsuit seeking to gain class action status as a result of its changed terms of service, but experts are calling the case flimsy. The suit was filed in San Francisco by New York class action attorneys Finkelstein and Krins... [SocialTimes.com]

Mark Zuckerberg's Sister Randi Zuckerberg Angered By Retweeting Of Facebook Photo - Posted December 26, 2012
The sisters of Facebook Co-Founder and CEO ... [AllFacebook]

Class-Action Suit Filed Vs. Instagram - Posted December 26, 2012
Despite the fact that Facebook-owned photo-sharing application Instagram ... [AllFacebook]

An inside look at how IntoNow's 'CapIt' is making photos of TV social - Posted December 25, 2012
This past year, was the year of the image maturing on the social web. From Pinter... [Lost Remote]

Social Media Newsfeed: Quora's Future | Google Phone - Posted December 24, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

EFF Raises New Questions About Instagram's Privacy Policy - Posted December 21, 2012
Instagram rolled back proposed changes to parts of its terms of service that relate to advertising yesterday, but left in place changes to its privacy policies which attorneys at the Electronic Frontier Foundation call troublesome. "While we appreciate Instagrams responsiveness to user concerns and its improveme... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Nixes Sponsored Story-Like Ad Product ... For Now - Posted December 20, 2012
Instagram, the Facebook-owned photo-sharing social network, caused a stir throughout the Internet this week when the company altere... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Nixes Sponsored Story-Like Ad Product ... For Now - Posted December 20, 2012
Instagram, the Facebook-owned photo-sharing social network, caused a stir throughout the Internet this week when the company altere... [Lost Remote]

Instagram Reverts to Original Terms of Service for Advertising Practices - Posted December 20, 2012
After a backlash from its users in response to proposed changes to its terms of service, Instagram said today that it would go back to existing legal language... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Reverts to Original Terms of Service for Advertising Practices - Posted December 20, 2012
After a backlash from its users in response to proposed changes to its terms of service, Instagram said today that it would go back to existing legal language... [AllFacebook]

What Developers Need to Know About Instagram's Policy Changes - Posted December 20, 2012
Developers who use Instagram's API to build new products or services on the photo-sharing site may be giving their ideas away for free. Just ask the creators of Instamap. In August 2012, Instagram released version 3.0 of its mobile app, which included a photo mapping tool that uses geo-tagging to display users'... [SocialTimes.com]

5 PR Concerns Instagram Should Have Addressed - Posted December 19, 2012
  It's been a crazy couple of days for Instagram. Just yesterday the maverick social media brand updated its privacy practices and sent the entire planet into a digital uproar. Customers across the seven continents expressed ou... [AgencySpy]

5 PR Concerns Instagram Should Have Addressed - Posted December 19, 2012
  It's been a crazy couple of days for Instagram. Just yesterday the maverick social media brand updated its privacy practices and sent the entire planet into a digital uproar. Customers across the seven continents expressed ou... [PRNewser]

5 Great 2012 Instagram Branding Campaigns - Posted December 19, 2012
There's been a bit of drama on the social media photo-sharing front recently, hasn't there? We didn't spend too much time following the playground Twitter vs. ... [PRNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Instagram Privacy | Apple-Foursquare Talks? - Posted December 19, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Photos Spur Raucus Protest in Sweden - Posted December 18, 2012
[caption id="attachment_113838" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo: The Local[/caption] Instagram photos depicting girls alleged to be "sluts" led to a raucus protest earlier today at a high school in Gothenburg, Sweden, according to a Swedish ... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram No Longer Picture Perfect - Posted December 18, 2012
If you visited Facebook today, you most likely saw at least a few friends post with utter exasperation about how they're ditching Instagram immediately because it plans to ... [AgencySpy]

Instagram Assures Users It Will Not Sell Their Photos (Updated) - Posted December 18, 2012
This morning tech blogs and social media lit up with users reacting to changes to Instagram's privacy policies, which some users took to give the company permission to sell user's photographs to advertisers. Instagram has taken notice and has issued a response reassuring... [AllFacebook]

Egomania Hits Overdrive On Twitter As #Instagate Fury Spreads - Posted December 18, 2012
Disgruntled Instagrammers were already being wooed away by its competitor, Flickr - and now it seems Instagram is in a full on self-inflicted death spiral. Or so one woul... [AllTwitter]

Arielle Zuckerberg Likes Instagram Photo Ripping Photo-Sharing App's New Terms Of Service - Posted December 18, 2012
Reaction to ... [Lost Remote]

How New Instagram Changes Your Journalism - Posted December 18, 2012
Instagram has become an unlikely, yet important, online tool for journalists, bloggers and citizens. Not only is it a great way to shoot stylized photos and on-the-go location shots, but it's also a smart outlet to turn to when looking for eyewitness accounts of major news -- people often turn to... [TVSpy]

How New Instagram Changes Your Journalism - Posted December 18, 2012
Instagram has become an unlikely, yet important, online tool for journalists, bloggers and citizens. Not only is it a great way to shoot stylized photos and on-the-go location shots, but it's also a smart outlet to turn to when looking for eyewitness accounts of major news -- people often turn to... [10,000 Words]

Social Media Newsfeed: YouTube Capture | Social Advertising - Posted December 18, 2012
Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email.   New App Optimizes Your i... [SocialTimes.com]

Best Free Photo-Sharing Sites and Apps of 2012 - Posted December 17, 2012
Facebook's acquisition of Instagram was just the beginning of an exciting year for people who love sharing pictures online. We've compiled a handful of great sites to help you collect, store, edit, share, and discover pictures for free. Dropb... [SocialTimes.com]

Did Instagram Forget Its $525 Million Verbal Agreement With Twitter? - Posted December 17, 2012
Everyone was wondering a while back how Twitter could have missed out on snagging Instagram, particularly when Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey was an Instagram investor. Well... [AllTwitter]

Instagram's New Privacy Policy Includes Ad Product Similar To Facebook Sponsored Stories - Posted December 17, 2012
Not long after Facebook altered its data use policy, the social network's photo-s... [AllFacebook]

Kevin Systrom Didn't Tell Regulators That Twitter Had Offered to Buy Instagram: Report - Posted December 17, 2012
In order to speed up regulatory approval for Facebook's acquisition of Instagram, the parties sat down for a Fairness Hearing at the San Francisco offices of the California Department of Corporations. But Kevin Systrom failed to disclose in those meetings ... [SocialTimes.com]

Twitter-Instagram Talks Before Facebook Deal? - Posted December 17, 2012
How close was Instagram to being acquired by ... [AllFacebook]

What You Need to Know About Instagram's Policy Changes - Posted December 17, 2012
Instagram is giving users a preview of its new Terms of Use, which go into effect on January 16, 2013. The move follows an update of Facebook's policies to allow data sharing between the social network and its newly acquired photo-sharing service. In addition t... [SocialTimes.com]

Flickr's New Twitter Integration May Win Over Disgruntled Instragrammers - Posted December 12, 2012
And the photo saga continues. Instagram disconnects, Twitter releases ... [AllTwitter]

Ads Likely Coming to Instagram - Posted December 12, 2012
Facebook is looking to monetize Instagram, said the company's VP of global marketing solutions, Carolyn Everson, in an interview with Business Insider. Monetization, in... [SocialTimes.com]

Yahoo: We've Got Mobile Photo Filters, Too! - Posted December 12, 2012
Yahoo launched an update to its Flickr app for iOS today, which allows users to take photos from their mobile devies for the first time and adds 16 filters, built-in editing and an Explore feature... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Releases 2012 Year In Review, Allows Users To Follow Suit - Posted December 12, 2012
With 2012 drawing to a close, Wednesday was year in review ti... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Twitter-Pinterest Integration | HootSuite Apps - Posted December 12, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Pinterest Picks Up Instagram's Ball And Runs With It - Posted December 11, 2012
Instagram make have been justified in its decision to stop helping users to post their pretty pics to Twitter, but it may have been a foolish move in the game of social media plat... [AllTwitter]

Starbucks Earns Instagram Bragging Rights - Posted December 11, 2012
What brands do you Instagram? Do you snap pictures of your favorite foods? Your favorite stores? How about your morning coffee? According to GazeMetrix, an early stage image-recognition startup, helps brands track where their logos are being photographed across social media, Starbucks earns bragging rights for bring... [SocialTimes.com]

Social Media Newsfeed: Twitter Filters | Bing Changes - Posted December 11, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Twitter Moves Fast And Adds Photo Editing Capabilities - Posted December 10, 2012
Earlier today we told you that Twitter planned to roll out photo filtering capabilities by the end of the year. Well, guess what? Those over-achievers got them out the door today! So there's no need to ... [AllTwitter]

Twitter Moves Fast And Adds Photo Editing Capabilities - Posted December 10, 2012
Earlier today we told you that Twitter planned to roll out photo filtering capabilities by the end of the year. Well, guess what? Those over-achievers got them out the door today! So there's no need to ... [10,000 Words]

Twitter Responds to Instagram's Pulled Photos With Filters of Its Own - Posted December 10, 2012
Twitter added eight filters for photos in iPhone and Android app updates it pushed out today, the company said. The move comes as an appar... [SocialTimes.com]

Twitter Responds to Instagram's Pulled Photos With Filters of Its Own - Posted December 10, 2012
Twitter added eight filters for photos in iPhone and Android app updates it pushed out today, the company said. The move comes as an appar... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Delivers New Filter and Foursquare Integration in App Update - Posted December 10, 2012
Instagram pushed out updates for its iOS and Android apps today, integrating with Foursquare, improving the camera and adding a black-and-white filter. The Facebook subsidiary, which caused a dust-up when it dis-integrated its photos from ... [SocialTimes.com]

Continue Sharing Instagram Pics On Twitter With This IFTTT Recipe - Posted December 10, 2012
After sharing a few ways to post Instagram photos to Twitter after they disconnect, one commenter, Eric Schatz, asked if there was a reason why an IFTT trigger wouldn'... [AllTwitter]

Facebook Not Too Comfortable with Democracy - Posted December 10, 2012
You can't please everybody all the time--especially when that "everybody" includes nearly a billion people. But Facebook's not even trying any more: As much as Mark Zuckerberg... [PRNewser]

Twitter To Offer Photo Filters By End Of 2012 - Posted December 10, 2012
Here's Twitter's answer to Instagram's plans to cut off embedding pictures on Twitter. Twitter, it's being said, will be rolling out its own photo filters by the end of this year. There h... [AllTwitter]

How To Post Instagram Photos On Twitter After They Disconnect - Posted December 7, 2012
Instagram is telling Twitter to take a hike and soon you won't be able to seamlessly post Instagram's pics directly to Twitter anymore. But you will still be... [AllTwitter]

TabSite Facebook App Enables Instagram Photo Contests - Posted December 6, 2012
Facebook marketing and page-management firm TabSite debuted an application that allo... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Instagram-Twitter Dis-integration | Zynga Gambling - Posted December 6, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Says Sayonara To Twitter - Posted December 5, 2012
Ever since Twitter missed out on snagging Instagram, relations between the two tech companies have been strained. Twitter cut off Instagram's "find f... [AllTwitter]

Twitter Gets Little Sympathy Over Instagram's Pulled Photos - Posted December 5, 2012
[caption id="attachment_112508" align="alignleft" width="259"] lineartestpilot / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Instagram has pulled its integration with the Twitter "cards" display format, making viewing Instagram pho... [SocialTimes.com]

CollegeHumor Slams Instagram, Makes Us Laugh - Posted December 5, 2012
Today CollegeHumor made us laugh for the second and presumably last time (the first was that Will Ferrell clip with the underage landlord) by listing all the most annoying things about Instagram in a three-minute parody of Rahm Emanuel's favorite band, Nickelback. Apologies if 20 of your friends al... [PRNewser]

Tagging the Visual Web: Visual Media Doesn't Have To Be Dumb Anymore - Posted December 5, 2012
Instagram. Tumblr. Pinterest. The web in 2012 is a tremendously visual place, and yet, "visual media still as dumb today as it was 20 years ago," says Todd Carter, founder and CEO of Tagasauris. It doesn't have to be that way, and Tagasauris has put its money on changing the state of... [semanticweb.com]

Instagram Accounts Vulnerable to Takeover, Security Researcher Says - Posted December 4, 2012
Users of the Instagram mobile app are vulnerable to having their accounts hijacked by a user sharing the same local area network, or LAN, according to security researcher Carlos Reventlov... [SocialTimes.com]

The Pope Wins Twitter Without a Single Tweet - Posted December 3, 2012
Three weeks ago we brought you news fit to shake the Heavens and the Earth: Pope Benedict XVI (who looks absolutely nothing ... [PRNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Hoax | FamilyLeaf - Posted December 3, 2012
Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email.   Man Fools More Than 500,000 Facebook Users Pretending to be Lotter... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Offers Social Networking Tips To New Members Of Congress - Posted November 30, 2012
The men and women of the U.S. Congress may know government affairs, the economy, and public policy, but they might not be well-versed in Facebook. T... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Director of Engineering Mike Vernal Talks All Things Open Graph - Posted November 28, 2012
Facebook Director of Engineering Mike Vernal, who oversees the social network's ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook, IPO Among Bing's Most-Searched Terms Of 2012 - Posted November 27, 2012
Though Mark Zuckerberg doesn't have the tabloid-turning power of Kim Kardashian or Justin Bieber, Facebook was among Bing's most-searched terms of the year. The year isn't over yet, but that didn't stop Bing (which has been a solid partner with Faceb... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Privacy | Tumblr Grows - Posted November 27, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Privacy Groups Ask Facebook to Abort Proposed Changes to Privacy Policy - Posted November 26, 2012
Online privacy groups Electronic Privacy Information Center and Center for Digital Democracy have written a letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg asking him to abandon proposed changes to the social network's privacy policies. Facebook proposed making ch... [SocialTimes.com]

Privacy Groups Ask Facebook to Abort Proposed Changes to Privacy Policy - Posted November 26, 2012
Online privacy groups Electronic Privacy Information Center and Center for Digital Democracy have written a letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg asking him to abandon proposed changes to the social network's privacy policies. Facebook proposed making ch... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Cyber Monday | Facebook Privacy - Posted November 26, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Why the social TV industry should pay attention to Israel's Keshet Media Group - Posted November 26, 2012
Lost Remote recently participated in an amazing trip to Israel to take a look at social TV companies that have helped mold a "Startup Nation." At the end of the trip we met with Keshet Media Group, Israel's leading me... [Lost Remote]

Another Social Badge for Your Website: Instagram - Posted November 21, 2012
Instagram has launched widgets that will drive traffic from sites around the Web to users' Instagram profiles on the Web. Instagram is primarily a mobile app. Earlier th... [SocialTimes.com]

Eat24 Cooks Up Humor, Engagement For Facebook Success - Posted November 20, 2012
The most basic way to gain a Facebook following is to offer people something they like and talk with them about it. The people at ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Data-Visualization Outfit SumAll Closes $6M Capital-Financing Round - Posted November 20, 2012
Data-focused software-as-a-service provider SumAll announced the completion of a $6 million series-A capital-financing round led by ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Highlights Black Friday Campaigns, Apps - Posted November 19, 2012
With Black Friday just days awa... [AllFacebook]

Mark Cuban: Facebook Is Straying From Its Original Mission - Posted November 19, 2012
Billionaire Mark Cuban used his ... [AllFacebook]

Puma Combines Modern, Retro Technologies to Entice Customers - Posted November 15, 2012
A rotary-style phone wasn't the device that led to the unraveling of the David Petraeus 'Spyfall' affair, but talking the old-fashioned way certainly would ... [PRNewser]

How To Make Books with Instagram Photos - Posted November 14, 2012
Do you want to turn your Instagram photos into books? Keepsy will help you design and print an Instagram book--learn more in the video embedded above. The self-publishing company Blurb will print Instagram photo books quickly, offering five ... [FishbowlDC]

Instagram, Like Other Social Media, a 'Police Scanner' for a Demographic - Posted November 13, 2012
Recognizing a new tool at The Boston Globe is a gateway to worthwhile discussion on social media strategy: not everyone likes, has access to or uses the same digital thing. And that's great for journalism. ... [10,000 Words]

Instagram, Like Other Social Media, a 'Police Scanner' for a Demographic - Posted November 13, 2012
Recognizing a new tool at The Boston Globe is a gateway to worthwhile discussion on social media strategy: not everyone likes, has access to or uses the same digital thing. And that's great for journalism. ... [TVSpy]

Sephora Helps Facebook Users Accessorize Their Cover Images - Posted November 13, 2012
It's all about accessorizing, and beauty products manufacturer ... [AllFacebook]

Buenos Aires Protests Organized and Documented on Social Media - Posted November 9, 2012
Yesterday, Twitter was alight with references to hundreds of thousands of people protesting in Buenos Aires. The protest was also organized using social networks. This morning, I went to the New York Times to read more. Home page: nothing. I... [SocialTimes.com]

Will Instagram Profiles Change the Visual Branding Game? - Posted November 8, 2012
You may not have noticed, but Instagram (undisputed king of online "food porn") made ... [PRNewser]

Why Instagram's Web Profiles Could Benefit News Organizations - Posted November 8, 2012
Earlier this week, Instagram announced that it would be bringing its profile pages to the Web. Currently, Instagram has been a mobile-only entity, where users could upload images only through their mobile devices and browse friends' and brands' pages only through mobile devices. Now, this is going to change, according... [TVSpy]

Voters: Don't Instagram Your Ballot (It's Probably Illegal)! - Posted November 6, 2012
If you have an internet connection and a social media account, you've already read about quite a few of your friends voting today. "I voted" is not real news (just like 90% of the tweets and status updates we see every day), but we still think it's a good thing: Voting... [PRNewser]

What Are The Most Trusted Facebook Apps? - Posted November 6, 2012
Not all Facebook applications are created equal. While some only require basic information to function, many more want to know your location, access your photos, and post on your behalf. Which apps can you trust? MyPermissions, which helps users rid their social media lives of dangerous apps, shared with AllFacebook the... [AllFacebook]

Instagram debuts on the web, a look at some of the first media profile pages - Posted November 5, 2012
Instagram announced Monday that it's rolling out web profile pages for the first time which look -- perhaps not surprisingly -- very similar to Facebook, Instagram's parent company. "You've asked for Instagram on the web and we've listened," explains a ... [Lost Remote]

Twitter Rumored To Be Adding Photos Filters In Move To Battle Instagram - Posted November 5, 2012
So we all recall the kerfuffle when Facebook snatched Instagram away from Twitter and co-founder Jack Dorsey stopped using the tool in a tiff. And then ... [AllTwitter]

Sitting Pretty: Instagram Brings User Profiles to the Desktop - Posted November 5, 2012
Mobile photo-sharing service Instagram is finally letting community members see their profiles on the web. The company will be rolling out the changes to all users in the next few days. With the new web profiles, people can follow other users, make comments on and "like" other people's photos, and edit their... [SocialTimes.com]

SocialSafe Allows Users, Pages To Store Their Facebook Lives - Posted October 26, 2012
There's a treasure trove of information on Facebook -- years of messages, wall posts, and photos. SocialSafe, which rec... [AllFacebook]

Facebook's Instagram Deal Worth $715M; $87M Spent On Other 2012 Acquisitions - Posted October 25, 2012
Facebook's $1 billion deal to acquir... [AllFacebook]

Zuckerberg Salutes Instagram During Facebook's 3Q Earnings Call - Posted October 24, 2012
Even though Facebook's acquisition of Instagram didn'... [AllFacebook]

Chirpify Brings In-Stream Commerce to Instagram - Posted October 23, 2012
Commerce is something of a challenge for social networks to implement, but a third party that has already made it work on Twitter is now looking to expand into other markets. Chirpify today announced that it will extend its in-stream payment sy... [SocialTimes.com]

How to Be Good at Instagram - Posted October 22, 2012
Today in Yes, We Know This Video Is a Couple of Weeks Old News: We just checked out Casey Neistat's nearly viral "Instagram I Love You" short, and we think he may be onto something (other than the fact that Rick Ross is kind of a badass). In summary: Neistat thinks Instagram... [PRNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Zuck Speaks | iPad Mini | Instagram-Twitter Integration - Posted October 22, 2012
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Instagram Shrugs Off Twitter Snub And Finds Feature Work-Around - Posted October 19, 2012
Remember we told you about Twitter cutting off Instagram's access to its API, destroying Instagram's "find friends on Twitter" feature? Well, the crafty little picture powerhouse tha... [10,000 Words]

Instagram Boosts Twitter Integration, Translating User Names - Posted October 19, 2012
When Instagram users @mention a social contact and then tweet the photo, Instagram will automatically translate the user's Instagram handle to his or her Twitter handle. "If the @mentioned user has connected Instagram to Twitter, the user's Instagram username wi... [SocialTimes.com]

Lightt: 'The Instagram Killer'? - Posted October 17, 2012
Lightt is the photo-sharing app that will kill Instagram, according to the influential tech evangelist Robert Scoble, who currently works for Rackspace. Lightt takes a series of ... [SocialTimes.com]

NYC Restaurant Debuts 'Instagram Menu' - Posted October 16, 2012
For once we are truly shocked that no one thought of this sooner. The brand new Manhattan Latin-American restaurant Comodo found a way to turn the world's favorite hobby--playing with food--into a slick promotional tool. We know that everyone loves to take Instagram pics of their organic meatloaf and artisanal watermelon agave... [PRNewser]

STUDY: Teens Like Facebook More Than Twitter - Posted October 15, 2012
Teenagers are using all kinds of social networks nowadays -- Tumblr, Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter -- but they're not really flocking to ... [AllFacebook]

Don't Tag Me! - Posted October 15, 2012
Facebook users upload more than 250 million photos every day, with a record-breaking 750 million photos uploaded over New Year's weekend in 2010. If you haven't had a negative experience related to your Fac... [SocialTimes.com]

Mark Zuckerberg No. 2 On 'Fortune' 40 Under 40 - Posted October 11, 2012
Facebook finished second to ... [AllFacebook]

Tumblr Launches Photosets App for Making Mini Albums - Posted October 11, 2012
iPhone pictures are like potato chips: you can't take just one. Today Tumblr launched a free app for iPhone and iPad that combines all your images into miniature albums called Photosets. "Photosets have been one of o... [SocialTimes.com]

How Has Social Media Changed Nightlife Promotion? - Posted September 27, 2012
In yet another example of "All the News That's Fit to Print", The New York Times ran a somewhat ... [PRNewser]

North Social App Allows Facebook Page Administrators To Add Instagram Photos - Posted September 27, 2012
Facebook application provider ... [AllFacebook]

Report: Instagram Tops Twitter In August - Posted September 27, 2012
If a picture is worth 1,000 words, it's certainly worth more than 140 characters, so it should come as no surprise that Facebook-owned photo-sharing application ... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Beats Twitter in Mobile Engagement - Posted September 27, 2012
[caption id="attachment_46184" align="alignleft" width="222"] Hey, it made our apple look pretty cool.[/caption] Today's social media engagement analysis by ... [PRNewser]

Instagram Beat Out Twitter For Daily Mobile Users In August [STATS] - Posted September 27, 2012
For the first time in history, Instagram saw more daily users in the United States accessing its app on mobile than Twitter did. The month of August saw nearly half a million more users augmenting their photos with sepia-toned and retro lenses than sending ... [AllTwitter]

Social Media Newsfeed: Google Arrest Order | Facebook SDK | Twitter Contacts - Posted September 26, 2012
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After LinkedIn, Instagram, Tumblr, The Latest To Get Disconnected From Twitter Is IFTTT - Posted September 21, 2012
Twitter has been on a virtual rampage lately, shutting its doors to prominent companies who had been used to displaying and interacting tweets for years. Businesses like LinkedIn appear to be ... [AllTwitter]

Forbes 'Richest' List: No More Social Media Moguls? - Posted September 20, 2012
This week Forbes released the 30th anniversary edition of its "Forbes 400: The Richest Peo... [PRNewser]

About.me Adds Instagram Backgrounds - Posted September 17, 2012
About.me just announced a new offering for your site: custom Instagram backgrounds! What's that? You don't have an About.me page? Well, you should. An About.me site is free and a fantastic home base for your social interactions. If you haven't snagge... [SocialTimes.com]

About.me Adds Instagram Backgrounds - Posted September 17, 2012
About.me just announced a new offering for your site: custom Instagram backgrounds! What's that? You don't have an About.me page? Well, you should. An About.me site is free and a fantastic home base for your social interactions. If you haven't snagge... [AllFacebook]

Sony Reaches Out To Instagram Shutterbugs In Facebook Contest - Posted September 17, 2012
So now that Instagram is officially part of Facebook, Sony is reaching out to ... [AllFacebook]

Google Snaps Up Snapseed Parent Nik Software; Seeking Instagram Of Its Own? - Posted September 17, 2012
Perhaps seeking an answer to Facebook's acquisition of photo-sharing application Instagram... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: YouTube Video | Occupy Tweets | 'Fancy' Gifting - Posted September 17, 2012
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Want Your Photo Featured On Instagram? Join The Weekend Hashtag Project - Posted September 14, 2012
Fancy yourself a photographer - an unrecognized photographer even? You'll want to check out Instagram's Weekend Hashtag Project. It's a weekly series featuring designated themes & hashtags chosen by Instagram's Community Team. And if you submit the best photo for the designated theme, you win! If this so... [AllFacebook]

Pew Research Releases First-Ever Stats on Social Curation and Creation on Instagram, Pinterest, and Tumblr - Posted September 14, 2012
Facebook and Twitter might be the most popular social networks, but there are other places to create and curate content, Pew Research has learned. Users are increasingly turning to Pinterest, Instagram, and Tumblr for photos and videos. In a study entitled, "... [SocialTimes.com]

Pew Study Looks At Photo, Video Sharing Habits - Posted September 14, 2012
There's a lot of pressure on journalists and news organizations to be everywhere, not just when it comes to feet on the ground reporting but also when it comes to tweets, pins, posts, etc. on all form of social media. We've even encouraged the trend with tips to maximize your presence on... [TVSpy]

Oh Hey, Did You Hear There's a New iPhone? - Posted September 12, 2012
We managed to miss most of the up-to-the-minute reporting about today's totally awesome Foo Fighters concert because we were busy, you know, doing our jobs. But we just caught up on the news, and w... [AgencySpy]

Report: Facebook May Have Reached Saturation Point Among Small, Midsized Businesses - Posted September 12, 2012
Facebook is by far the top social network in terms of adoption by ... [AllFacebook]

Mark Zuckerberg Discusses Mobile, IPO, Search, And Facebook's Future - Posted September 11, 2012
Facebook is the world's most social platform, but the man who started it all hasn't spoken much recently. At TechCrunch's Disrupt ... [AllFacebook]

Digital Photo Frame Instacube Adds Facebook Support After Reaching $500K On Kickstarter - Posted September 11, 2012
There are a half-million reasons why photos from Face... [AllFacebook]

The Social Web Remembers 9/11 Eleven Years Later - Posted September 11, 2012
It seems astonishing that 9/11 happened over a decade ago and today, eleven years after the day that left an indelible mark on America and the rest of the world, the social web is remembering. From YouTube to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr and beyond, people are remembering September 11,... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Users To Control 'Elle' Photo Shoot - Posted September 11, 2012
Facebook users will control a photo shoot that will appear in the December issue of ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: GoDaddy | TechCrunch Disrupt | Assassination Tweet - Posted September 11, 2012
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Mitsubishi and 180 L.A. Create 'Unpretentious App' for Facebook - Posted September 10, 2012
A few weeks ago we told you about Unbaby.Me, an app with the ability to rescue your Facebook newsfeed from a ceaseless onslaught of baby pictures. But what if the bane ... [PRNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Kindle Updates | Instagram Buy | Twitter Self-Serve Ads - Posted September 7, 2012
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Facebook Welcomes Instagram To The Company - Posted September 6, 2012
Now that Facebook's acquisition of photo-sharing application Instagram has officially been c... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Tab Creator TabSite Updates Offerings - Posted September 5, 2012
Facebook custom tab creator ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Instagram Deal | Obama on Reddit | Twitter Certified - Posted August 30, 2012
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California Gives Thumbs-Up To Facebook/Instagram Deal - Posted August 29, 2012
The long-awaited acquisition of Instagram by Facebook cleared another major hurdle on Wednesday. The ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook, Romney's Campaign Strategist Sound Off On Panel At GOP Convention - Posted August 27, 2012
It's all about ... [AllFacebook]

Empire State Shooting Aftermath: Smartphones Drove the Gory Story - Posted August 27, 2012
After the dust cleared in Manhattan on Friday, the Empire State Building shooting resembled nothing but ... [PRNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Bloody Instagram Photo | Facebook Buy | Chris Christie - Posted August 27, 2012
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How To Find People Worth Following on Instagram - Posted August 24, 2012
On Instagram, what you see is what you get: unless you're not seeing anything because you aren't following fellow picture-takers. Instagram is unlike Pinterest, where everything is clearly laid out before you on a screen (and which has ... [SocialTimes.com]

Photo Free-for-All: Instagram Users Adopt a Creative Commons License - Posted August 23, 2012
Independently of Instagram, Philip Neustrom, co-founder of the open-source knowledge repositories LocalWiki and DavisWiki is encouraging members of the photo-sharing community to release their pictures into the public domain. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Photo Free-for-All: Instagram Users Adopt a Creative Commons License - Posted August 23, 2012
Independently of Instagram, Philip Neustrom, co-founder of the open-source knowledge repositories LocalWiki and DavisWiki is encouraging members of the photo-sharing community to release their pictures into the public domain. ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Instagram Probe | Tumblr Friend-Finder | Donkey Wi-Fi - Posted August 23, 2012
Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email.   FTC Ends Investigation on ... [SocialTimes.com]

FTC Approves Facebook's Acquisition Of Instagram - Posted August 22, 2012
It's official: Photo-sharing application Instagram is now a Facebook entity. The Federal Trade Commission announced Wednesday that it ... [AllFacebook]

INFOGRAPHIC: The Most Effective Social Network On Facebook Is ... Wait For It ... Facebook! - Posted August 22, 2012
Facebook knows how to Facebook. That was the shocking result of a study by ... [AllFacebook]

Microsoft And Facebook Director Peter Thiel Unload Stock - Posted August 20, 2012
It was rumored that Facebook Director Peter Thiel was going to sell some of his stock in the social network when it was possible. The r... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Twitter API Changes | Instagram Update | New Ustream App - Posted August 17, 2012
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Instagram Introduces Photo Maps (And Yes, the Name Instamap Is Taken) - Posted August 16, 2012
Instagram has just released version 3.0 of its popular photo-sharing app for iPhone and Android. According to the product description, h... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Finally Fixes Photo-Deletion Issue - Posted August 16, 2012
Facebook finally appears to have solved an issue with getting content delivery networks to eliminate cached versions of ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Turns To California Law To Skirt SEC Registration, Speed Instagram Deal - Posted August 16, 2012
Facebook is looking to speed completion of its ... [AllFacebook]

With @Textigram Your Photos Never Sounded So Good - Posted August 15, 2012
Yes, we are all professional photographers now (in our own minds) thanks to Instagram and other photo-sharing applications. And even if you aren't the one taking the pics, you're undoubtedly on the receiving end of a few aficionados and have seen your fair share of photos. Well, ... [10,000 Words]

U.K. Office Of Fair Trading Approves Facebook-Instagram Deal - Posted August 14, 2012
Facebook's pending acquisition of photo-sharing application Instagram cleared one hu... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Google+ URLs | Facebook Babies | Salesforce Buys Buddy - Posted August 14, 2012
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Facebook App Developers Can Now Offer Users Explicitly Shared Actions - Posted August 13, 2012
Facebook introduced what it calls explicitly shared actions, which allows developers to give users of their applications the option of sharing actions with... [AllFacebook]

Rest in Peace, McKayla Maroney Meme - Posted August 13, 2012
Today in The Serpent Eats Its Tail news: I think we can all express some relief that McKayla Maroney has a ... [PRNewser]

Instagram Users Shared More Than 64,000 Photos from the Olympic Games [Infographic] - Posted August 10, 2012
Founded in 2010, Instagram made its Olympic debut at the 2012 summer games with the help of a rogue crowd of photographers. Although London officials tried their best to stop them, spectators, athletes, and reporters tagged more than 64,000 photos from Olympic venues on the photo-sharing site, according to a new... [SocialTimes.com]

Turn Your Facebook Photo Into A Postcard ... And Send It - Posted August 9, 2012
Many Facebook users didn't like when it seemed as if the social network was trying to take over their email. But we're guessin... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Files 10-Q With SEC, Details Mobile Users, Zynga, Lawsuits, Other Issues - Posted August 1, 2012
Following its second-quarter earnings call... [AllFacebook]

Twitter Cuts Off Instagram: Is This Sour Grapes Or Will We Soon Face A Difficult Choice? - Posted July 30, 2012
Are you fond of connecting with Twitter followers on Instagram? Well, unless you already synced up your accounts and followed everyone you wanted to, you're out of luck. Twitter no longer allows Instagram to access its API and pull in "friends from Twitter." The move does not bode well ... [AllTwitter]

Instagram Has Skyrocketed Since Facebook Acquisition - Posted July 27, 2012
Though Facebook's purchase of photo application Instagram may not be final yet, Instragram has already been reapi... [AllFacebook]

Twitter Blocks Instagram from 'Find Friends' Feature - Posted July 27, 2012
Instagram users will no longer be able to find their friends on Twitter, as the micro-blogging site has blocked Instagram from that part of its Twitter connection. Now when users log in, they'll see the following message: "Twitter no longer allows its users to access this information in Instagram via the Twitter... [SocialTimes.com]

Instagram Reaches 80 Million Users, 4 Billion Photos - Posted July 27, 2012
Instagram has come a long way since Facebook acquired the photo effects and sharing app in April. In a blog post, the Instagram team boasted 80 million registered users who have collectively shared 4 billion photos. "Since we launched Instagram in October 2010, we've expanded from one platform to ... [SocialTimes.com]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Results | Twitter Outage | Olympics YouTube Leak - Posted July 27, 2012
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Facebook's Pre-Earnings Call PR Blitz Shifts Focus Away From Financial Results - Posted July 24, 2012
Leading up to Facebook's first-ever earnings call as a ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Colorado Tragedy | Facebook Payout | Sparrow Purchase - Posted July 23, 2012
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Social Media Newsfeed: YouTube Partners | Facebook-Walmart Meeting | Tweet Archives - Posted July 20, 2012
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Facebook Offers Snapshot Of Photo-Sharing Apps - Posted July 17, 2012
The importance of photos to both Facebook users and brands has been well est... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Murder Video | New Yahoo CEO | Romney Storify - Posted July 17, 2012
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Social Media Newsfeed: iPad Rumors | GM and Facebook | The Censorship Effect - Posted July 5, 2012
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Facebook's Shopping Spree Might Not Be Over - Posted July 2, 2012
As Facebook looks for more ways to boost revenue, the company has gone from buying out companies for talent grabs to focusing on acquiring p... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: LinkedIn Nixes Tweets | Cloud Outage | NY Flash Mob - Posted July 2, 2012
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Social Media Newsfeed: RIM's Sinking Ship | Chrome on iOS | Tumblr Pinned Posts - Posted June 29, 2012
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Microsoft Buys Yammer | Facebook Board Finally Gets a Woman | Angry Birds In China - Posted June 26, 2012
Click here to receive this Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Party Pictures Add Up Quickly - Posted June 25, 2012
As more people have the ability to post photos on the go, it's only inevitable that more photos from Friday night's party end up on Faceboo... [AllFacebook]

You Can Now Share Instagram Photos On Facebook Automatically - Posted June 25, 2012
Instagram, which was recently acquired by Facebook, will start integrating social sharing options into the application. ... [AllFacebook]

U.K. Office Of Fair Trading Investigates Facebook's Acquisition Of Instagram - Posted June 25, 2012
Facebook's $1 billion acquisition of photo-sharing app In... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Continues To Like Mobile, Debuts Open Graph Built-In Like Action For Mobile Apps - Posted June 20, 2012
Facebook stayed the course on its path to keep optimizing its mobile offerings with Wednesday's long-awaited introduction of the like button for mobile applications. The social net... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Acquires Facial Recognition Site Face.com - Posted June 18, 2012
As previously rumored, Facebook announced Monday morning that it has acquired Face.com, an Isr... [AllFacebook]

Explore London 2012 On Facebook Hub Launches In Preparation For 2012 Summer Olympics - Posted June 18, 2012
With the 2012 Summer Olympic Games i... [AllFacebook]

Facebook: The End Of The Beginning - Posted June 13, 2012
Facebook's initial public offering is a milestone in the evolutio... [AllFacebook]

Apple to Unveil iOS 6 | Report: Seniors Use Social, Too | LinkedIn Updates Members on Password Debacle - Posted June 11, 2012
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'Nothing More than Dust Jackets for Books': Tumblr Users Remember Ray Bradbury with Book Covers - Posted June 6, 2012
Ray Bradbury once wrote that "We're nothing more than dust jackets for books, of no significance otherwise." The author of Fahrenheit 451 and other science fiction classics passed away on Wednesday at the age of 91. More than a few book lovers in the Tumblr community lamented the news, but... [AllFacebook]

Rumor: iOS 6 Includes Facebook Sharing | Airtime Launch Faces Glitches | Google Purchasing Meebo - Posted June 6, 2012
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Instagram Alternative PicPlz To Shut Down July 3 - Posted June 4, 2012
Instagram alternative PicPlz is shutting down. Over the weekend, the makers of the photo-sharing mobile app sent a terse, perfunctory message to all remaining users that their accounts, as well as their pictures and other data, would be deleted on July 3. PicPlz first emerged as the Android equivalent of Insta... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook for Kids? | Twitter Heading Toward $1B in Revenue | Instagram Competitor Closes - Posted June 4, 2012
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Romney Buys #Amercia Promoted Tweets | Google+ Local Launches | Oracle CEO Loved Facebook - Posted May 31, 2012
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How To Follow The Right People On Social Media - Posted May 30, 2012
Want to get the most out of social media? Stop what you're doing right now and clean up the list of people you follow. Friends and family are fine, but if you're not following your competitors and other influencers in your field, you're missing out. For example, who is Washington Post City... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Testing Instagram Icon On Photos In Mobile News Feed - Posted May 30, 2012
Speaking of new features and tweaks... [AllFacebook]

Latest Rumored Facebook Acquisition Target: Face.com - Posted May 29, 2012
The binge of rumored Facebook acquisition targets is starting to catch up with the binge of ... [AllFacebook]

YouTube Launches Photo App, Lets Viewers Snap & Share Instagram-Style Pictures Of Live Music - Posted May 29, 2012
YouTube isn't just about video anymore. Over the weekend they launched a brand new custom camera application called FRONTROW that lets viewers snap photos of live streamed performances, just as if they were actually attending the event. The app was launched as part of ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook's Photo Focus Continues With Release Of Iphone App Camera - Posted May 24, 2012
Facebook continued its focus (pun intended) on photos w... [AllFacebook]

Buddy Media CEO Michael Lazerow: If You Buy Facebook Stock, You're In For The Long Haul - Posted May 18, 2012
Social enterprise software giant Buddy Media... [AllFacebook]

CNBC Tracking Worth Of Major Facebook Shareholders' Stakes In Real-Time - Posted May 18, 2012
Now that trading of Facebook stock is under way, CNBC launche... [AllFacebook]

Study: Google Ads More Effective Than Facebook | Social Media-Sex Connection? | Flickr Rolls Out New Photo Layout - Posted May 16, 2012
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When Instagram Becomes Art: A Look at the W Hotel's Photography Exhibit in New York - Posted May 15, 2012
With Internet Week in full swing, I stopped by the W Hotel in Times Square to get a look at the Instagram photography exhibit, a collaboration between the hotel and a photography community called Instagram NYC. I took an elevator to the lobby, where on display were the works of six artists... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Strategy 101: Poach Talent, Pluck Startups - Posted May 14, 2012
Facebook's hunger for juicy startup morsels is somewhat insatiable, gauging its recent ... [AllFacebook]

How to Spot an Instagram Junkie [Infographic] - Posted May 14, 2012
Want to know whose obsession with sharing photos on Instagram is becoming a problem? Step 1: Look in the mirror. Step 2: Check out this infographic from Flowtown. If you love the photo-sharing app for its easy sharing capabilities and sexy light filters, you are not alone. There are now 40 million... [AllFacebook]

Facebook IPO Expected Friday | New Jersey City Bans Texting and Walking | Yahoo Interim CEO Oversaw Myspace Acquisition - Posted May 14, 2012
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Facebook's Acquisition Of Instagram Will Likely Not Be Final By Its IPO Date - Posted May 11, 2012
Charging onward to the most gargantuan tech initial public offering of ... [AllFacebook]

Bing Goes Social | Facebook-Instagram Probe | Twitter Followers Stop Almost-Suicide - Posted May 11, 2012
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News.com.au Looks At Pre-IPO, Post-IPO Estimated Worth Of 'Facebook Insiders' - Posted May 10, 2012
The Wall Street Journal... [AllFacebook]

Myspace Settles With FTC | 55,000 Twitter Accounts Breached | Memes as Dissent in China - Posted May 9, 2012
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Facebook for Every Phone Gets Photo Filters - Posted May 3, 2012
Less than one month after shelling out $1 billion to acquire photo-sharing application ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Envy? Twitter Tried To Buy Photo App After Facebook Acquired Instagram - Posted May 2, 2012
Shortly after Facebook acquired Instagram for a hefty $1 billion, Twitter entered into talks to acquire Tap Tap Tap, the maker of mobile photo app Camera+, according to reports from ... [AllTwitter]

Tech Roundup: Find Ambiance on Hoppit; No More Chomp? - Posted May 1, 2012
Trying to avoid hipsters? Or looking for a bar that caters to the Mad Men crowd? Hoppit, a Manhattan-based startup that ... [PRNewser]

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Sics Beast On Viddy - Posted April 30, 2012
Following Facebook's sudden $1 billion acquisition of photo-sharing service Instagram... [AllFacebook]

Google Drive Unveiled | Facebook May Delay IPO | Groupon Seeks Directors - Posted April 25, 2012
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Report: Facebook IPO May Be Delayed Yet Again - Posted April 24, 2012
Remember that May 17 date for the Facebook ... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Investor Responds to Critics - Posted April 23, 2012
When Instagram was sold to Facebook for $1 billion, investors at Andreessen Horowitz walked away with $78 million: a 312% return on a $250,000 investment. When an articl... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook's IPv6 Preparation | Skype For Xbox | YouTube's Copyright Case - Posted April 23, 2012
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Don't Download the Fake Instagram Android App - Posted April 19, 2012
The security hounds over at Sophos have discovered a Russian website which is trying to sell you a fake version of Instagram for Android. When you click the application, you do get sent to an install page, and it seems as if you are downloading Instagram but you're actually downloading... [SocialTimes.com]

Zuckerberg's Solo Instagram Deal | Spotify's Coca-Cola Partnership | Tumblr's New Ads - Posted April 19, 2012
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Facebook Board Was In The Dark Over Instagram - Posted April 18, 2012
It turns out Facebook Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg negotiated the $1 billion purchase of Instagram all on his own, only giving the company's board a heads up the day the deal was announced.... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Originally Asked Facebook for $2 Billion - Posted April 18, 2012
In the three days leading up to his acquisition of the photo-sharing app Instagram, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg talked the startup's founder, Kevin Systrom, down to $1 billion from his original offer of $2 billion, ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Offers | Pottermore Goes Public | Beauty of Pinterest - Posted April 16, 2012
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Google+ Redesign | Apple's eBook Lawsuit | Spotify's Web Button - Posted April 12, 2012
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How Instagram Went From Zero To $1 Billion In 17 Months [Infographic] - Posted April 11, 2012
Everyone's talking about Instagram following Facebook's billion-dollar acquisition and a whirlwind Android launch that hit ... [SocialTimes.com]

Who Will Facebook Buy Next? Place Your Bets! - Posted April 11, 2012
"We don't plan on doing many more of these, if any at all," Facebook Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said in announcing the social network's $1 billion acquisition of photo-sharing... [AllFacebook]

Facebook's Instagram Acquisition: Fueling More Startup Fever and Semantic Startups' Dreams - Posted April 11, 2012
The news of Facebook's acquisition of mobile photo-sharing service Instagram for $1 billion this week may be fueling the dreams of tech start-ups of every stripe, including those in the semantic tech community. In fact, they may have even greater reason to be inspired: A recent report has it that... [semanticweb.com]

Why Facebook Is Paying $1 Billion For Instagram - Posted April 10, 2012
Instagram's traffic has steadily risen over the last six months, reaching 3.8 million last week, up from 68,800 visits for the week ending October 22, 2012. That kind of momentum explains why Facebook paid $1 billion for the photo sharing network with over 30 million users.... [AllFacebook]

Facebook's Instagram Acquisition Opens Doors in Mobile - Posted April 10, 2012
According to GigaOm (a story that was mentioned during our chat with GalleyCat's Jason Boog this morning), bringing ... [AgencySpy]

Why Didn't Twitter Snag Instagram? - Posted April 10, 2012
So the day after every platform was swamped with news of Facebook's acquisition of Instagram, folks are beginning to wonder why Twitter didn't make the first move and snap up the extremely popular photo-sharing application. And the fact that Twitter cofounder, Jack Dorsey, was ... [AllTwitter]

Everyone's Curious About Instagram; Android App Hits 5 Million Downloads - Posted April 10, 2012
What a week. As if being purchased for $1 Billion by the most influential social media company in the world wasn't enough, Instagram has just reached 5 million downloads for the Android version of their photo software -- and that's in 6 days. We reported when they hit a... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Buys Instagram | How OMGPOP Cashed In | Twitter's Strong Ads - Posted April 10, 2012
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Facebook Acquires Photo-Sharing App Instagram For $1B - Posted April 9, 2012
A picture may be worth 1,000 words, but is a photo-sharing app worth $1 billion? The answer is apparently yes, as Facebook announced an agreement to acquire ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Acquires Instagram for $1 Billion - Posted April 9, 2012
Facebook has acquired the photo-sharing site Instagram for a reported $1 billion in cash and stock. "This is an important milestone for Facebook because it's the first time we've ever acquired a product and company with so many users," wrote founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg in a statement... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook to Acquire Instagram for $1 Billion - Posted April 9, 2012
Facebook just announced that it will acquire photo-sharing site Instagram for $1 billion in cash ... [PRNewser]

Zeen's Pretty Publishing | Etsy Scholarships | Facebook Subpoenas - Posted April 9, 2012
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Instagram To Raise $50 Million at a $500 Million Valuation - Posted April 6, 2012
Android users aren't the only ones climbing aboard the Instagram train this week. AllThingsD's sources say that the company is closing in on $50 million in a round of Series B funding led by Sequoia Capital. This would raise the com... [SocialTimes.com]

Google's Project Glass Unveiled | Reality Tech TV | Introducing Aviary - Posted April 5, 2012
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Android Instagram Fervor -- Over 1,000,000 Downloads in One Day - Posted April 4, 2012
Like holding a live water hose shut and then letting it go, Instagram has just been flooded with Android users excited to get the colorful photo application. With somewhere between 1,000,000 and 5,000,000 downloads in just one day and an average rating of 4.4 on 50,000+ reviews, the application just... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Versus Yahoo | Instagram for Android | Twitter's European Jobs - Posted April 4, 2012
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Instagram Launches on Android - Posted April 3, 2012
After a big wait, Instagram has finally launched their Android application, so Google fanboys and fangirls around the world will be celebrating their ability to take beautiful photographs with Instagram's famed filters. The news was posted on the Instagram blog and it should be a big win for Instagram. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Registration Opens for Instagram for Android - Posted March 26, 2012
We recently reported that Instagram was coming for Android, and this weekend the Instagram team has opened up registration for the new Android version of the application. There's no doubt that this will be a big deal for Android users who have been looking for a great camera application that... [SocialTimes.com]

Obama Joins Instagram - Posted January 4, 2012
We recently covered Instagram as it was announced to be Apple's App of the Year, and since then it seems that the buzz has picked up even more. On Tuesday, Obama's Presidential campaign joined the service to post photos from the road and behind the scenes as he campaigns across... [SocialTimes.com]

Get Social and Keep Your New Year's Resolutions - Posted December 29, 2011
New Year's is a time for revelry, reflection, and making resolutions, both personal and work-related. PsychCentral blog says about forty to forty-five percent of American adults make at least one New Year's resolut... [PRNewser]

NBC Stations Integrate iPhone Photo App Into Production Systems - Posted December 15, 2011
After months of testing, NBC today announced that its stations will begin using the iPhone app Instagram to help viewers easily share their photos. Most of the NBC-owned stations have now integrated the Instagram app into their production systems and several stations are ... [TVSpy]

Canvaspop Turns Your Instagram Filtered Photos Into a Framed Masterpiece - Posted November 28, 2011
Instagram, now barely a bit over a year old, has over 10 million users who had posted more than 150 million photos as of August 2011. That number is probably well over 200 million now. Instagram's photo filters help make ordinary photos interesting and real... [SocialTimes.com]

You Know You're a Wattpadder When... - Posted October 20, 2011
Last week, Wattpad user Jordan Lynde posted an image online. In just a few days, it was "liked" 380 times. What was the image? A heart with the message: "You know you're a Wattpadder when your heart skips a beat every time your favorite story gets updated." That idea set the... [SocialTimes.com]

Can Just Adding Photo Filters to the Facebook App Get Instagram's Action? - Posted August 25, 2011
Facebook is dumping Facebook Places and conceding defeat to Foursquare, Gowalls and other check-in services. With Places demoted to tagging locations, what is Facebook setting its sights on now? Messaging, as evidenced by the... [SocialTimes.com]

Klout Expands Influence to Blogs, Flickr - Posted August 12, 2011
According to a recent article, "Online influence determiner Klout has doubled the number of its services adding Blogger, Flickr, Ins... [semanticweb.com]

What is Google's Photovine & How is it Related to Spotlife? Instagram Competitor? - Posted July 12, 2011
What is Phonevine? Here's what we can learn by browsing all three pages that make up the web site. Main page - Photovine is a native iPhone app and not a web app based on the look of what is seen on an iPhone 4 image - The site has something to do with... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Boosts Voting for Spike TV's Guys Choice - Posted June 10, 2011
Voting for the winners of Guys Choice, which debuts Friday at 9 p.m. on Spike TV, was up 115 percent compared with last year, and the cable network credit... [SocialTimes.com]

Do You Instagram? - Posted June 5, 2011
This weekend, The New York Times shines a light on another tool to add to the old digital toolbox. Instagram is the latest creation meant to ma... [TVNewser]

3 Top Photo Uploaders for Twitter - Posted May 9, 2011
Part of the fun of Twitter is uploading photos of your friends, some sign that made you laugh or a particularly exquisite plate of food. But which service to use? Don't tell me you're still using Twitter.com to upload your fun pic! Technology... [AllTwitter]

Photos, Comments Check In at foursquare - Posted December 20, 2010
Photos and comments can now be added to check-ins on location based mobile app foursquare via the iPhone and foursquare.com, with an update for the Android operating system to be released later this week, the company announced on its blog. From the post: Comments m... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

New Features on Twitter.com Dismiss Apps for Web-Based Functionality - Posted December 8, 2010
Twitter is hard at work adding new features to #newTwitter, and they're forging a path that few social media platforms go down when they're large enough: web-based functionality. Sure, Facebook and iPods have their own basic functionality, bu... [AllTwitter]

Twitter Teams Up with blip.tv, Instagram, Rdio, SlideShare, Dipdive - Posted December 7, 2010
Twitter announced content partnerships with blip.tv, Instagram, Rdio... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

National Geographic Is Instagram's First Major Media Partner - Posted November 30, 2010
Mobile photo-sharing startup Instagram snapped its first major partnership, reaching an agreement with National Geogr... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

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