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Daily Talker: Did Former Patriots Player Do Anything Wrong By Shaming Teens Who Trashed His House?

300 teens trash the home of former Patriots player Brian Holloway during a booze-fueled bash. Holloway created a website and is naming names and posting pictures of partygoers that he found on social media sites. Some parents are threatening to sue. Did Holloway do anything wrong?

09/24/2013

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Bradley Jay: ‘How Much Time Do You Spend On Social Media?’

Top: My name is Bradley Jay and I host the Jay Talking radio show which airs every Sunday evening at 10pm on WBZ NewsRadio 1030. Consider this: Are you “normal” when it comes to social […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/07/2013

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Can Your Social Media Image Affect Your Chances of Getting Into College?

How many admissions officers are using the internet to screen applicants? What kind of online behavior affects a student’s admission to the college of their choice?

07/22/2013

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NH Bill Shields Personal Social Media Accounts From Employers

New Hampshire’s Senate is voting whether to shield Facebook, Twitter and other personal social media accounts from employers.

06/02/2013

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Foursquare Sends E-mail Asking Users For Boston Marathon Feedback

Social networking site Foursquare sent an e-mail to users who checked in at the Boston Marathon to rate their experience at the event.

04/17/2013

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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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NH Bill Would Allow Family To Take Over Social Media Accounts After Death

A NH lawmaker has introduced a bill that could make things easier for families who want to take over their loved one’s social media accounts after a death.

01/16/2013

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NH Bill Would Give Estate Control Over Social Media Accounts After Death

New Hampshire’s House is considering giving control over social media accounts to the executor of the person’s estate after the account holder dies.

01/14/2013

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Opinion: My2K

Obama is hoping to promote the discussion of the Bush tax cut extensions by getting people hooked on the topic and by getting them to use the #My2K hashtag on Twitter.

11/29/2012

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Be Careful Using Social Media To Prove You Voted

Some hashtags encouraged Twitter followers to snap a photo of their ballots in the booth and post the photos on Twitter. But that’s illegal in Massachusetts.

11/06/2012

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