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Beleaguered Blackberry gets caught tweeting from an Apple iPhone

”Oh, BlackBerry. We can understand when your celebrity creative director accidentally tweets from a competitor’s smartphone — or is the victim of a ‘hack,'” Chris Welch reports for The Verge. 216 more words


‘Boon and bane’ of social media – Why companies should not take posts too lightly

Social media has become an essential tool in nowadays marketing. It should therefore be given more thought. This article reveals how inconsiderate posts can even bring prestigious, large multinational companies into awkward situations. 821 more words


2014: The year of the #Twitterfail. 25 Twitter gaffes in 12 months.

Twitter is a notoriously unforgiving landscape for mistakes, errors of judgement, or downright stupidity – those 140 character or less faux pas we’ve come to know as the #TwitterFail. 2,408 more words

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History Channel shows the Carter years were worse than you remember

Ok, pretty much everyone knows that the worst place on television for information about history is The History Channel. This tweet should confirm it for anyone who was still on the fence. 179 more words


November brought a trend of journos' Twitter gaffes

Perhaps some reporters should return to using Twitter as a reporting tool.

Last Sunday, Awful Announcing, a blog covering sports media, announced it “severed its relationship” with Steve Lepore, one of its writers. 292 more words