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Why you feel guilty unfriending people you don’t even like

This post is part of Mashable's Spring Cleaning Week. Just a little something to distract you from the eternal dread of constantly wiping all those fingerprints off your screen.  If we all sought to live our lives like the very best versions of
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The data scientist behind the Cambridge Analytica scandal fires back at Facebook

The scapegoat in Facebook's ongoing data privacy scandal is firing back at the social media giant. Aleksandr Kogan, the relatively unknown scientist who was paid by Cambridge Analytica for data he harvested from more than 87 million Facebook users,
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Make The Call To Improve Phone Skills

The world is getting smaller every day. Thanks to advances in technology, we can be connected to points around the globe in seconds through our computer or telephone. We can even be on the other side of the world almost in person in a matter of
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No one is more over the Shorty Awards than presenter Adam Pally

The Shorty Awards, an awards show for social media brands and influencers, are fine. If you care about them, great, but if you don't, life goes on. But not according to Adam Pally. Adam Pally hates the Shorty Awards with all his heart, and made it
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Does Social Media Need Its Own CAN-SPAM Act?

The data controversy enveloping Facebook created by Cambridge Analytica’s harvesting of 50 million Facebook user’s data has put a spotlight on two questions: What type of privacy protections do digital tech companies owe their users? And
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The world of Voice AI according to Gary Vaynerchuk

Gary Vaynerchuk and his agency Vayner Media are already known for dominating and owning social media. But now they're turning their attentions to Voice AI. We caught up with Gary to talk about the massive opportunities and challenges that a future
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FTC confirms it’s investigating Facebook — a huge threat to the social media giant

The Federal Trade Commission confirmed Monday that it's investigating Facebook and its data policies following reports that the data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica accessed personal information of 50 million Americans without their knowledge.
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London Mayor Sadiq Khan: Tech companies need a 'greater duty of care'

Social media is "fantastic," but it needs more control not only from the tech companies themselves but also from policymakers.  That was the message from London Mayor Sadiq Khan, who attended the South by Southwest conference last week, and it'
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How to Improve Your Social Media Content With Persuasion Psychology Principles

From: www.jeffbullas.com   By: Nancy Christinovich Via: twitter.com How to Improve Your #

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