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Study: Twitter News Consumers Are Young, Educated, And Mobile

Analysis of the Newtown, Conn. shooting on Dec. 14 of last year showed how quickly Twitter topics can change. On the day of the shooting, sentiment and sympathy for the victims made up one-third of the conversation. But by Dec. 17, gun control, President Obama, mental health issues and the shooter doubled in focus.

11/04/2013

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Shhh: Is It Possible To Keep Your Home Private Today?

Who’s watching you? What are they learning about you? And how can you turn it off?

10/14/2013

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Ex-NFL Player’s NY Home Trashed By Partying Teens

Former NFL offensive lineman Brian Holloway initially thought the Twitter photos showing young people partying at his family’s second home in upstate New York were a hoax. Then he saw pictures of teenagers standing on the dining room table he bought with his Super Bowl bonus.

09/19/2013

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Top Local Art Enthusiasts In Connecticut To Follow On Twitter

Here are some top people on Twitter to follow to know what’s going on in the art world in Connecticut.

09/16/2013

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Dane Cook Criticized For Decision At Charity Show

Comedian Dane Cook is coming under fire for his decision not to let organizers stream or televise his set at a benefit concert for victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.

05/31/2013

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ACLU Questions Actions Against Students For Tweets

The Rhode Island ACLU says it’s concerned about actions Warwick school officials took against students who went on Twitter and disparaged state Education Commissioner Deborah Gist over a new graduation testing requirement.

03/19/2013

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On Social Media, Jay-Z’s Jab Trumps Katy Perry’s Cleavage

On music’s biggest night, social media networks exploded with commentary, making the 55th GRAMMY Awards this year’s second-most popular event with close to 15.5 million interactions as reported by Trendrr, a social TV analytics provider […]

02/11/2013

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Northeasterners Share Snow Experiences Via Social Media

The East Coast woke up under a blanket of snow this weekend and collectively documented the experience on the myriad social and mobile inventions of the past decade. Facebook, Twitter and other technologies make it increasingly difficult to stay isolated–even if you’re stuck home alone.

02/11/2013

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Musburger: Webb Comments Were Not Inappropriate

The moral of the story behind Katherine Webb’s meteoric rise is Brent Musburger will say what he says and ESPN will do what it does.

01/16/2013

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Kanye West, Kim Kardashian Expecting 1st Child

A kid for Kimye: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are expecting their first child.

12/31/2012

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