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Neighborhood social networking app Nextdoor's new safety feature makes it a must-use

Nextdoor, the private social network for neighborhoods, never seemed relevant for my millennial age demographic. It was the app version of a community board meeting or tea with your nosy neighbor, a place to learn about upcoming events, get recommendations on a plumber, hear the local chatter about the weird red car that’s been hanging around.  763 more words

Copyright Issues

We are all guilty of skipping the ‘Terms and Conditions’ section when signing up for an online service, but doing so can certainly have some negative consequences when it comes to social media and ownership of content. 713 more words

Class Work

Code Name 'Precious Little': Delaware Governor Jack Markell Accidentally Tweets Photo of Woman in Bondage Gear

Associated Press reports: Delaware governor Jack Markell was apologizing this afternoon after mistakenly tweeting a photograph of a woman in bondage gear.

His office tweeted the racy photo accidentally while publicizing a public education initiative. 168 more words

Mediasphere

I Got Blocked On Twitter

I got blocked on Twitter in the week, blocked.

B-L-O-C-K-E-D.

Yup blocked.

Over the years I’ve been trolled, abused and had abuse hurled at me. That is just part of the experience of social networking so you either put up with it or keep well away. 384 more words

Diary