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Good Humor ice cream trucks will hit the road again after more than about 40 years.

Good Humor rolling out ice cream trucks for tour

Jun 23, 2015
Tweets, not rings, will herald the arrival of the vehicles.
Posted In: ice cream, Twitter, social media

Small businesses work to keep up on social media

May 14, 2015
For mom and pop, the Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr and Instagram can be tricky.
Posted In: mom-and-pop shops, bakery, social media, Small Business
The Twitter logo is displayed on a banner outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on November 7, 2013 — the date the social media company went public.

Why social media investing looks like a rollercoaster

May 4, 2015
Social media stocks are volatile. With good reason.
Posted In: social media, stocks, Investing, markets, shares

Social media plays prominent role in Baltimore unrest

Apr 29, 2015
Among the places riots are playing out: Facebook, Twitter, Periscope, Instagram.
Posted In: Baltimore, protests, social media
Jon Ronson speaks QED conference in February 2011 in Manchester, England.

Jon Ronson on the renaissance of public shaming

Apr 17, 2015
Dealing with collective outrage in the digital age.
Posted In: Jon Ronson, public media, social media, authors, Books, public shaming, trolling, Internet

The cost of keeping social media sites in check

Mar 16, 2015
Pressure is mounting on Facebook and Twitter to censor everything from trolls (which can really hurt engagement) to ISIS.
Posted In: social media, online bullying, isis, Facebook
Latest investors value the teen-fad social media company Snapchat at $19 billion.

Snapchat's secret to success

Feb 23, 2015
What makes Snapchat popular could be the hard-to-use user interface.
Posted In: Snapchat, Facebook, social media
Latest investors value the teen-fad social media company Snapchat at $19 billion.

Here's why Snapchat has doubled in value

Feb 18, 2015
The app's value went from $10 billion to $19 billion in a year. What changed?
Posted In: Snapchat, investors, social media
The Pinterest logo.

Pinterest opens a door to advertisers

Jan 2, 2015
But will users be happy when Pinterest takes a turn toward online mall?
Posted In: Pinterest, advertisements, social media
Police guard the Ferguson Police Department while demonstrators wait for the grand jury announcement in the Michael Brown case.

Social media & social justice in the wake of Ferguson

Nov 28, 2014
The story first broke online, and social media have been a force throughout.
Posted In: Ferguson, protests, Twitter, Facebook, social media

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