News Manager with Online Emphasis We call this position a Content Manager, but that hardly explains it. Think assignments manager meets web/social media manager. This is a wonderful opportunity for a journalist with TONS of web savvy to move into a management position. Content Managers make tough editorial decisions and... more »
KOAA and KOAA.com, the Cordillera owned #1 NBC affiliate in Colorado Springs-Pueblo, CO, is seeking a Digital Media Marketing Director . KOAA/#1 NBC has immediate opening for progressive, multi-platform savvy marketing director. Responsible for planning, development and implementation of all of the organization's marketing strategies, marketing communications, and public relations... more »
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Social media posts from Las Vegas triple murder suspect Ammar Harris' depict a money-hungry womanizer with a bent for violence. Twitter postings cited by the Las Vegas Review-Journal and a YouTube video distributed by police fill in details about the 26-year-old wanted for the Thursday deaths... more »
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says Congress' failure to raise the government's borrowing authority would delay payments of benefits to veterans and Social Security recipients. He again warned that he will not negotiate on raising the debt ceiling, aiming to pin the burden of an unprecedented default on congressional... more »
DENVER (AP) - The Colorado Department of Human Services is defending two social workers who are being sued over the death of a 7-year-old boy who starved to death.
Agency spokeswoman Revekka Balancier tells the Denver Post the agency has confidence that its workers perform their duties with attention... more »
Death doesn't erase the online footprints that people leave in life and Facebook won't either, though it will make some changes. The five year-old social network will "memorialize" profiles of the dead if their friends or family request it. Such accounts will be different from regular Facebook profiles. For example,... more »
Americans have been devoting 17 percent of all their Internet time to social networks like Facebook and blogging Web sites like Blogger.
The percentage for last month is up from 6 percent a year earlier.
The report comes from Nielsen and follows its decision to team up with... more »
Facebook is closing an uncomfortable chapter in its five-year history. The social network says it will shut down Beacon, a program that tracks users' activities on other Web sites. When it launched in 2007, Beacon was immediately attacked by users as a privacy violation. It tracked purchases Facebook users made... more »