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Snapchat is Now Big With “Old” Folks

Older users are flocking to messaging app, Snapchat

“Snapchat is just fun.”

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Zuckerberg Comments on Facebook Live Role in Castile Shooting

Mark Zuckerberg acknowledges Facebook Live's pivotal role in disclosing the shooting of Philando Castile, writing, "I hope we never have to see another video" like it

Mark Zuckerberg composed a poignant post on Facebook Live’s role in showing the world the…

By Samara Lynn

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Facebook News Feed is Now All About Friends and Family

Facebook makes sweeping changes to its news feed, and some are freaking out

Facebook makes sweeping changes to its news feed, and some are freaking out.

By Samara Lynn

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5 Reasons Your Business Shouldn’t Be on Facebook

From a limited reach to a lack of results, here’s why your brand is better off without Facebook in its marketing strategy

Facebook is heralded as the social media platform to help you reach the people who…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Facebook Live

Facebook Live is a Baller’s Platform and Great for Entrepreneurs

Facebook is paying celebrities millions to create Facebook Live video. You too, can use this exciting, new platform to make your business thrive

“…you can still leverage the platform to make your business flourish”

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Getting Started with Facebook Live

It's time to get to know Facebook Live if you are trying to build your personal brand or business

According to data collected from Facebook, people comment ten times more on Facebook Live videos…

By Samara Lynn

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5 Tech Leaders Who Are Not All That

Technology is wonderful. Sometimes, tech CEOs and leaders, are not.

“…many successful tech leaders get passes on obnoxiousness and sometimes are even rewarded for it…”

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Allegations Facebook Suppresses Right-Wing News Are Weak

The hysteria over Facebook suppressing conservative news is hogwash

Facebook is not a media company or a news organization.

By Samara Lynn

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7 Life Skills We Can Learn From Mark Zuckerberg

Life skills are surprisingly crucial to your success at work, too. Here’s why Mark Zuckerberg has mastered both.

Discover these empowering skills that can help elevate your career, or improve your personal life,…

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Hack the Hood for Good

Ujamaathon produces hackathons to scale social change

Ujamaathon, a Brooklyn, New York-based producer of hackathons, is disrupting how things get done and…

By Robin White Goode

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Zuckerberg Trashes Trump, Plots Facebook World Domination

Mark Zuckerberg reveals Facebook's 10-year roadmap, and it will re-vamp social media

“I hear fearful voices calling for building walls and distancing people they label as ‘others’…”…

By Samara Lynn

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Facebook Accepts Bae

Bae gets accepted into Facebook's FBstart program for app developers

Bae gets accepted into Facebook’s FBstart program for app developers.

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World Book Day: The Putt Girl Series Celebrates Golf and Girls

Main character loves big words, lives in a diverse milieu

Looking for a great multicultural children’s book for World Book Day? Look no further than…

By Robin White Goode

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[Women’s History Month] The Best Cities for Women in Tech

Capital regions are the best areas for women in tech

Smart Asset releases report showing which cities are best for women in tech.

By Samara Lynn

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Zuckerberg Sends Warning to Employees For Altering “Black Lives Matter” Slogan

Facebook founder issues harsh memo after "Black Lives Matter" slogan is altered at the company's headquarters

Apparently, some Facebook employees take issue with “Black Lives Matter.”

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Ask “Big” For Startup Funding—Kanye Style

A 'no" doesn't mean 'never'

While asking a billionaire for money may get the rest of us kicked off of…

By Samara Lynn

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Andreessen, Facebook, and the Subtle Racism of Internet Access

The road to restricted Internet access is paved with good intentions

There has been a lot of coverage recently over India’s ousting of Facebook’s Free Basics…

By Samara Lynn

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How Facebook is Using the NFL to Create a Diverse Workforce

Tech company takes a page out of the NFL playbook to improve its workplace

Among its many creative approaches to achieve a diverse workforce, Facebook is implementing a version…

By Courtney Connley

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[Op-Ed] No Shade Zone: How Zuckerberg’s $45 Billion Foundation Could Actually Help Minorities

Charitable move is actually a noble L.L.C. that could still forge positive change

Despite critics, Zuckerberg’s $45 billion charitable foundation is likely to help those in greatest need.

By Samara Lynn

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From Sports to Tech: How One Professional Went from Jordan’s Camp to Making Apps

Andre Walters shares his journey to launch Yuno app

Tech entrepreneur Andre Walters is the founder of Yuno, a new “social media e-commerce” platform.…

By Samara Lynn

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