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Facebook CEO on philanthropy: Move slow and build things

SAN FRANCISCO - After making their fortunes from new software or social networks, some Silicon Valley entrepreneurs have vowed to apply their skills to "hacking" philanthropy and "disrupting" old models...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-17/facebook-ceo-philanthropy-
Indian prime minister gets warm reception at Facebook 'town hall' hosted by Zuckerberg

...on Sunday, speaking to a global audience from a "town hall" meeting at the headquarters of the world's largest social network.Modi also vowed to improve education for girls and "bring more women into decision-making" in his country...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-27/indian-prime-minister-gets
AT&T's It Can Wait tour offers virtual reality view of distracted driving

...Internet surfing aren't too far behind. According to campaign data, nearly four in 10 people also admit to using social networks while driving.Since the campaign started in 2010, 7 million people have taken the pledge to "wait." Seconds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-09-23/atts-it-can-wait-tour-off
Why You Want a Complete Facebook Profile

...percent of online adults use the social network, according to a study conducted...email you used when you joined the social network. If you decide to continue to...of recruiters actively use the social network when searching for job candidates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/jobs/2015-09-18/why-you-want-complete-facebook-prof
Judge plans to rule soon on Tom Brady's suspension

...penalties issued by arbitrators.On Monday, courtroom artist Jane Rosenberg returned to court after taking heat on social networks for a sketch that critics said made Brady look like an aging cartoon villain.Outside court afterward, she smiled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-08-31/judge-plans-rule-soon-tom-bra
The parent-kid pot talk from inside the industry

...School officials said no way, despite support from dad, a regular weed user and chief executive of a dating app and social network for fellow enthusiasts."They didn't want to touch it. They weren't ready to touch it," said Mitchem, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2015-07-31/parent-kid-pot-talk-inside-i
New phone apps cover Microsoft Office and voting for mayors

...for its Messenger app even if they don't have a Facebook account. It's another way the world's biggest online social network is spreading its tentacles over your phone. This option is available in the U.S., Canada, Peru and Venezuela...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-07-04/new-phone-apps-cover-microsoft-offi
Inspiring college basketball player Lauren Hill dies at 19

...touched around the world by sharing her story," Emmert said.News of Hill's death sparked quick reactions all over social networks. It was a worldwide trending topic on Twitter, where Cavaliers superstar LeBron James wrote a short letter to Hill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-10/inspiring-college-basketb
Tough week for social media stocks - no one is spared

...a month. That's nearly a fifth of the world's population. Twitter, meanwhile, remains in many ways a niche social network, popular with celebrities, journalists and young people. Its biggest task is convincing the rest of us that we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-31/tough-week-social-media-st
Devices using voice-recognition technology bring more privacy concerns

...teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whereabouts, activities and thoughts on Twitter, Instagram and other social networks without a qualm.But Aanya's care-free attitude dissolved into paranoia a few months ago shortly after her mother...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-31/devices-using-voice-recogn