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Traders are shown with the logo of Twitter and the symbol on which its stock will be traded on the floor of the NYSE on Nov. 7, 2013 in New York.  (Photo EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Twitter Surges In Opening Trade On NYSE

Twitter’s stock debut up 73 above its IPO price. Twitter’s trading debut is the most highly anticipated since Facebook’s last year. Twitter will trade under the ticker symbol “TWTR.”

11/07/2013

Driving Selfie

Experts Warn Practice Of Taking ‘Driving Selfie’ Photos Is Dangerous

“Driving selfies” are the latest craze on social media sites such as Instagram and Twitter. But experts have warned that the practice is dangerous and could even be deadly.

11/06/2013

Logos for the microblogging site Twitter, displayed on the internet on September 13, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Mary Turner/Getty Images)

Twitter Sets IPO Of $26 Per Share

Twitter late Wednesday set a price of $26 for its initial public offering of stock, which means the company’s shares can begin trading Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange.

11/06/2013

Nico Vigliotti suffers from a rare disease called chromosomal deletion 14, but he is getting a lot of support from friends on social media. (Credit: CBS 2)

Fierce Twitter Campaign Inspires 17-Year-Old With Extremely Rare Disorder

A Long Island teen in a fight for his life is getting help 140 characters at a time. Classmates have launched an Internet campaign to lift his spirits.

11/05/2013

Young boy with iPad (file/credit:YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Parents Should Limit Children’s Use Of Social Media, Smartphones

A leading group of pediatricians says parents need to know that unrestricted use of smartphones and social media could have serious consequences for their kids.

10/28/2013

Macy's Herald Square (credit: CBS 2)

Fire Breaks Out At Iconic Macy’s Herald Square

A busy Friday night of shopping at Macy’s in Herald Square was interrupted by blaring fire alarms. A basement fire at the flagship store forced everyone to evacuate.

10/25/2013

Brandon Jacobs (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Giants’ Jacobs Slams Fantasy Football Following Twitter Threats

Brandon Jacobs said the popular fantasy leagues are a “huge problem” after a Twitter tough guy threatened “ITS OVER FOR YOU AND YO FAMILY” unless he rushed for 50 yards and a pair of touchdowns.

10/24/2013

Bill Buckner throws a ceremonial first pitch at Fenway Park. (Photo by Brian Snyder-Pool/Getty Images)

No, Buckner And Mookie Won’t Be Doing 1st Pitch At Fenway

Jay Horwitz strikes again! The Mets public relations chief — and social media funny guy — sparked yet another rumor with a tweet Thursday morning.

10/24/2013

Brandon Jacobs (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Palladino: Athletes Do Themselves A Disservice By Utilizing Social Media

By its very nature, the media has given even the most modest of users an overinflated sense of self-importance. It has turned the egotistical and self-absorbed athlete into an even larger bigger-than-life entity.

10/23/2013

Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke performs onstage during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards at Barclays Center on August 25, 2013.  (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for MTV)

Rashida Jones Taking Heat For ‘Tweet Shaming’ Celebs

Another celebrity has taken to Twitter to shame Hollywood’s most scantily clad with some harsh words.

10/22/2013

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LeBron James: ‘I Wanna Play One NFL Game Before It’s Over’

King James has his two NBA Championships, multiple MVP awards and Olympic gold medals, now LeBron wants to give the NFL a try.

10/19/2013

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Sree’s Tips: Google, Twitter & Facebook Privacy Changes

Social networks and big digital services are always tweaking their privacy settings, all in the name of helping you make better connections with people you know and don’t know.

10/16/2013

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Shhh: Is It Possible To Keep Your Home Private Today?

Who’s watching you? What are they learning about you? And how can you turn it off?

10/14/2013

Santonio Holmes (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Santonio Holmes Responds To ‘Media Frenzy’ Over Remarks

“What a great morning 2 awake 2 hear the media frenzy about Holmes quitting on his team, and he sucks, and he always blaming someone else,” Holmes tweeted Friday morning.

10/04/2013

A subway train at 42nd Street - Times Square - Jan. 28, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Riders Turned To Social Media During F Train Mishap

Social media was flooded this weekend with documentation of a frustrating commute on the F Train, in which passengers ended up stuck in a tunnel for two and a half hours.

09/29/2013

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