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Mobile Phone Texting and Social Media Increase The Risk Of A Car Accident

Written on June 26th, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet The number of car accidents caused by either mobile phone usage, either texting or talking on a mobile phone whilst driving, or social networking long into the night have […]

Bug exposes contacts of some on Facebook

Written on June 24th, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Facebook says a bug in its system caused six million users’ contact information to be inadvertently exposed. The social media company said on Friday that a bug led to […]

Facebook to introduce clickable hashtags

Written on June 13th, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Social networking site Facebook has announced plans to introduce clickable hashtags for users. The tool is already widely used on other media, such as micro-blogging site Twitter, so users […]

Social Media and Personal Injury Compensation Claims

Written on June 6th, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Social media is great for sharing information with family and friends, but a growing trend that a lot of us don’t realise is that whatever you post on the […]

Celeb Facebook pages to be verified

Written on June 3rd, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Facebook has announced the launch of verified pages for celebrities to combat the number of fake sites on the social network. The verified pages will be marked with a […]

Facebook revamps policy guidelines

Written on May 31st, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Facebook has announced it is updating its policies on ‘harmful and hateful’ content after a campaign complaining it was allowing jokes and other offensive comments about rape and domestic […]

Twitter tightens security after breaches

Written on May 24th, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Twitter says it is stepping up security measures for the popular messaging service, following a series of high-profile breaches by hackers hitting media organisations and others. Twitter said it […]

Social media to boost $4b tourism market

Written on May 10th, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Queensland’s Hamilton Island has announced a valuable tie-up with Asian social media giant QQ.com as part of a plan to dramatically increase the number of Chinese visiting Australia. Chinese […]

QR Code Scanning Isn’t Just A Young Person’s Activity

Written on May 6th, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet QR code scanning – once the domain of the younger crowd – is becoming more evenly distributed across various age groups, according to [download page] data released by ScanBuy. […]

Social Media Statistics Australia – April 2013

Written on May 2nd, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Another month has flown by and it is now time to report our Australian Social Media statistics for April 2013. As I have mentioned in the past, social media […]
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