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Society & Education: August 2012


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Twitter Learns a Lesson

Aug. 1, 2012
Source: The New York Times

Twitter found itself at the center of a firestorm when it suspended the account of Guy Adams, a British newspaper reporter for The Independent, after he posted complaints about NBC’s tape-delayed Olympics coverage. His posts included the e-mail address of Gary Zenkel, the head of NBC Olympics. On Tuesday, both ...
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New Media, Part I: Redefining journalism

Vineet Kaul. Aug. 3, 2012

Discussed within are the implications of convergence and the emerging tools of the information age: What is their likely adoption, evolution, and impact on news and society in the 21st century? The article examines the forces that will shape the face of journalism in the digital age.
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The Market's Facebook Freakout

Aug. 14, 2012
Source: Business Week

Three months after Facebook's IPO, some are still questioning if it was a bad investment decision. Has the bubble gone bust?  In this article from Business Week, Brad Stone takes a look at the intersection of technology and Wall Street.
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The Evolution of Advertising Will Be Televised

Dennis Anderson, Gali Einav, Katja Schroeder. Aug. 17, 2012

Advertising models become more personalized, interactive, and social.
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