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1 year 7 months ago

Remember etiquette on social media

These days, most of us have friends online. Well, there's some etiquette you should know when it comes to interacting through social media. First of all, create private groups for personal posts. That way everyone doesn't know what's going on in your life. Plus, if you want to unfriend someone,...

1 year 8 months ago

Koobface worm present in social media again

A social networking worm returns with a vengeance. Internet security firm McAfee reports a significant spike in instances of "koobface." That's a social networking worm that targets Facebook, Twitter, and users of other social networks. It had been fairly flat for the past year, then hits tripled...

1 year 8 months ago

Digital Media Marketing Director Career Opportunity at KOAA Television, Colorado Springs

KOAA and, the Cordillera owned #1 NBC affiliate in Colorado Springs-Pueblo, CO, is seeking a Digital Media Marketing Director . KOAA/#1 NBC has immediate opening for progressive, multi-platform savvy marketing director. Responsible for planning, development and implementation of all of the organization's marketing strategies, marketing communications, and public relations...

2 years 11 months ago

Could you be sued for "Pinning?"

The sudden explosion in popularity of the social website Pinterest has some legal minds a bit concerned about what the law allows when it comes to pinning photographs from anywhere on the Internet. If you haven't yet logged on, Pinterest is all about pinning pictures online of those things...

2 years 11 months ago

Ohio school shooting reveals value of social media

With people using social media like Twitter and Facebook more than ever, these sites are of growing importance in emergency situations. During the school shooting in Chardon, Ohio this week, students tweeted moment by moment, providing real-time updates to responders who used that information to direct aid. Local emergency...

3 years 6 months ago

Colorado Authorities monitor social media

DENVER (AP) - Colorado authorities are monitoring social media so they can deal with events that could get out of control. Department of Public Safety spokesman Lance Clem says analysts can notify law enforcement agencies about events that are planned and discussed on the Internet, often within minutes of...

3 years 9 months ago

Scanning for Facebook friends

Just in case it was taking too long to create new friends on Facebook, there's a new app to help speed things up. Instant Friend is available for the Android market and allows the user to scan a friend's phone to become Facebook friends. But there's a catch, both...

3 years 10 months ago

Uber50 the new way to Tweet

Why use Facebook or Twitter to keep in touch with friends when you can Uber50? A new report by the social media tracking site says that rap star 50 Cent is partnering with the company UberSocial which makes a Twitter application for Blackberry smart phones. The program would...

4 years 2 months ago

Police use Twitter to catch car thieves

Colorado Springs Police are going high tech and looking for your help in finding stolen cars. The new program, which kicked off Wednesday, uses CSPD's Twitter account to notify their followers of a car theft the minute it happens. "This is kind of a new approach to policing." explains Sgt....

4 years 10 months ago

Air Force opens networks to social media sites

The Air Force Space Command says five Air Force bases in the Pacific will be the first to get access to social-networking Internet sites under new Defense Department rules. Space Command headquarters at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., said Tuesday the five bases are Anderson in Guam, Eielson and Elmendorf...

4 years 8 months ago

"Like" News First 5 on Facebook!

Not familiar with Facebook? Then it's time to get started! Your friends are there. Your family is there. News First 5 is there. Facebook's a dynamic place to share greetings, stories, photos, links, and so much more. One of the hundreds of millions of people already familiar with Facebook?...

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