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GM Uses Facebook, Phone calls To Get Recalled Cars Fixed

Despite the heavy publicity surrounding the scandal, many drivers evidently haven’t heard of the recall or haven’t grasped how serious the defect is…

10/08/2014

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Study: Twitter Has Potential To ‘Induce Psychotic Symptoms’

A new study finds that the downside to global social networks is the potential to ‟aggravate or even induce psychotic symptoms” in psychologically vulnerable patients.

08/13/2014

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Facebook, Twitter Brace For World Cup Fever

NEW YORK (AP) — This year’s World Cup will play out on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and messaging apps like WhatsApp just as it progresses in stadiums from Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–06/10/2014

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Computer Hacker Targets Electronic Road Signs

While computer hackers have been known to hack bank and social media accounts, in a new twist a hacker has targeted electronic highway signs in North Carolina.

05/31/2014

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Tips For Your Next Road Trip

Going on a road trip? Here’s a list of great tips to make your outing that much better.

05/20/2014

North Carolina police have launched a state-wide investigation into naked photos of local teenage girls spreading rampantly through Instagram and Facebook accounts, and one 17-year-old high school student has been arrested and charged with cyberbullying. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

NC Police Issue Warrant In Statewide Investigation Of Naked Teen Instagram Photos

Law enforcement across North Carolina have issued a warrant to Facebook – which owns the photo-sharing application Instagram – ordering that the social media company provide records to identify account holders distributing “inappropriate” nude photos of area high school girls as young as 14 and 15 years old.

03/03/2014

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Students Nude Photos Investigation Expands To Six More Counties

Six more counties are now involved in an investigation into nude photos of North Carolina high school students showing up on social media.

02/26/2014

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Conference Discusses Social Media Involving Law

The role of social media involving law is the focus of a wide-ranging conference scheduled for Charleston.

01/31/2014

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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

Around 60 percent of Americans use social media. Giving up social media for Lent allows people to disconnect from the virtual world, which is wise to do from time to time to prevent you from being disconnected from the real world. (Photo by FRED TANNEAU/AFP/Getty Images)

North Carolina House Passes Social Media Privacy Bill

A bill forbidding employers and universities from accessing private email or social media accounts of workers and students has passed the North Carolina House.

05/16/2013

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