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social-media policies

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Calif. law passed to halt employer snooping on social media

Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown signs a privacy bill making it illegal for employers to demand employee usernames and passwords for social media accounts.

By September 27, 2012

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Minding your manners when sharing in social media

We learn how to act with politeness, respect, and courtesy in the real world. But in the virtual world, manners are still developing. Some thoughts on commonsense considerateness in the realm of social media.

By July 28, 2012

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Progress for Calif. bill to stop employers' social-media snooping

AB 1844, which would prohibit employers from requiring workers to provide usernames and passwords for Facebooks, Twitter, and the like, passes the state assembly unanimously. It now heads to the state senate.

By May 10, 2012

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Social media are key to Ford's product push

Automotive News reports on how Ford plans to use social networks such as Facebook and Twitter to promote new models.

By September 14, 2011

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Social-media malware hurting small businesses

Malware stemming from social networks like Facebook and Twitter infected 33 percent of small firms recently surveyed by Panda Security, causing financial losses.

By September 15, 2010

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Study: Social-media use puts companies at risk

Companies that allow employees to use social networks face a range of risks, including malware, lack of control, and brand hijacking, according to a new study from ISACA.

By June 8, 2010

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Pentagon OKs social-media access

With new policy, the Defense Department acknowledges the impracticality of an either/or decision between network security and information sharing via the Web.

By February 27, 2010

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Google yanks BombGaza game for violating app policies

A game that encourages players to "drop bombs" on Gaza is pulled from Google Play after public backlash.

By August 4, 2014

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How to shop online safely

With some simple tips, make shopping online a safer experience this holiday season.

By November 24, 2014

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Twitter teams with women's group on anti-harassment tool

Women, Action & the Media -- one of the groups behind the #FBrape campaign that prompted a policy change from Facebook -- is working with Twitter to improve the social-media service's response to online harassment.

By November 8, 2014