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Get paid for posts? Social networking's new twist

...FRANCISCO - Facebook and most other social networks are built on the premise that...to change that. Bubblews, a social network that came out of an extended...I just feel like everyone on social networks has been taken advantage of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-23/get-paid-posts-social-netw
Facebook, Twitter gear up for World Cup fever with new features

...Nearly 40 percent of Facebook's 1.28 billion users are soccer fans. On Tuesday, the world's biggest online social network is adding features to help fans follow the World Cup ? the world's most widely viewed sporting event ? which takes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-10/facebook-twitter-gear-worl
Visionary or 'nuts'? Facebook CEO Zuckerberg's multibillion deal raises questions, hopes

...communication, entertainment and beyond. He was right about mobile, and he's created the world's biggest online social network. So, is he looney, or visionary?"Mobile is the platform of today and now we're starting to also get ready...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-26/visionary-or-nuts-facebook
Shopgirl: Great films available at the Morris

...for details. WHAT'S NEWWell, this is a new take on the world of social media ? a new app is gaining speed as the social network that keeps you isolated from people you don't want to be around in the real world.Cloak uses location information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2014-03-20/shopgirl-gre
Black Twitter network has its say

...participate in it, and people of other races who do."Black Twitter brings the fullness of black humanity into the social network and that is why it has become so fascinating," said Kimberly C. Ellis, who has a doctorate in American and Africana...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-10/black-twitter-network-has-its
Business news

...accounted for more than half of Facebook's total ad revenue in the final quarter of last year, a sign that the social network is succeeding in its goal of being "mobile first."Facebook's earnings and revenue handily surpassed Wall Street's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-29/business-news
Selling social media clicks becoming big business

...almost 10 years ago, users have sought to expand their social networks for financial gain, winning friends, bragging rights...blue jeans and a white T-shirt ? said large social networks can boost a business' public profile."Today...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-05/selling-social-media-click
Social media stocks see turnaround in 2013

...stocks have generally enjoyed a sharp turnaround from 2012, when Facebook's bungled IPO weighed on the group. The social network's stock debuted in May 2012, but ended the year down 30 percent. Its shares have more than doubled this year.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-27/social-media-stocks-see-tu
Twitter taking flight?

...quickly.Twitter's stock price is up 36 percent this month.In recent weeks investors have been flocking to the social network as it announced new advertising services.That's significant because the company has yet to turn a profit.Financial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-16/twitter-taking-flight
Twitter soars in market debut

...their offering price in a dazzling debut that exceeded even Wall Street's lofty hopes.By the closing bell, the social network that reinvented global communication in 140-character bursts was valued at $31 billion ? nearly as much as Yahoo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-07/twitter-soars-market-debut