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How Companies Use Facebook To Hire And Fire

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 10.04.2011 | Business

In an increasingly digitized world, roughly 45 percent of employers now reportedly use social media sites like Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter to scre...

Simpsons Gets Winklevossed

Entertainment Weekly | Posted 09.21.2011 | Celebrity

Armie Hammer will double your pleasure once more: In a nod to his role(s) in last year's big-screen hit The Social Network, the 24-year-old actor has ...

Google Axes Blogger And Picasa Brands

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 09.04.2011 | Technology

Google will axe two popular brand names, Mashable has reported. Blogger and Picasa will be renamed as part of a branding push following the releas...

Google Shuts Down Invites To Social Network Due To 'Insane Demand'

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 08.30.2011 | Technology

If you were among the lucky people given a Google+ invite, treasure it. Though users were previously allowed to invite friends to try out Google's new...

Google+ vs. Facebook: What They Have In Common

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 08.29.2011 | Technology

This hasn't been Google's best year for social. First, word got out about an internal memo in which a senior exec warned that the company was behind i...

What Big Media Can Learn From The New York Public Library

The Atlantic | Posted 08.23.2011 | Books

With all this change -- not to mention a possible $40 million budget cut looming -- it would be no surprise if the library was floundering like the mu...

Aaron Sorkin Quits Facebook

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 08.22.2011 | Technology

Screenwriter and producer Aaron Sorkin has quit Facebook, he revealed today at the Cannes Lions Festival in France. The writer of Facebook movie "T...

Facebook LOSES Members In The U.S.

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 08.13.2011 | Technology

Facebook is almost at 700 million users, but it recently experienced big dips in U.S. and Canadian growth. According to Inside Facebook, the socia...

SwoonXO and Shawn Fanning's Supyo Kickstart Live Social Networking Punch

Harmon Leon | Posted 06.14.2012 | Technology
Harmon Leon

Chatroulette is like the Wild West of live social networking where deviant behavior becomes the unmonitored norm. Shawn Fanning's next big endeavor is a "live" social network site named Supyo -- Chatroulette done right.

Tribeca 2011: French Film My Piece of The Pie Hits Back at Wall Street

Linda Hassler | Posted 07.03.2011 | New York
Linda Hassler

The Wall Street flimflam boys who made mad gambles to enrich themselves, knowing losses would be government-backed, are still at large. We now have at least a fictional comeuppance for these thieves.

Struggling Social Network To Wipe Out User-Created Content

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 06.26.2011 | Technology

On May 31, struggling social network Friendster will delete all user profiles, photos, blogs, comments and other user-created content as the site prep...

Best Way To Live Long? Have Good Table Manners

nytimes.com | KATHERINE BOUTON | Posted 06.19.2011 | Books

After reading “The Longevity Project,” I took an unscientific survey of friends and relatives asking them what personality characteristic they tho...

Digitalman: Faster Than a Speeding Byte

Peter Block | Posted 05.30.2011 | Technology
Peter Block

No technical obstacle stands in Zuckerberg's way. He never needs a help line, never is referred to a system administrator, never is asked for an "SSID" or a password that he has not memorized.

Oscar Night 2030

David D. Burstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
David D. Burstein

Film matters. As a culture, we need good films, it's central to our way of life, our exchange of ideas, and our basic social interactions.

Why Toy Story 3 Still Deserves to Win Best Picture on Sunday

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

While its chances are between slim and none, it damn well deserves to win. Not because it would be the first animated film to win Best Picture, but because it is the best film of 2010... period.

Oscar Party 101

Colleen Mullaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Colleen Mullaney

There's still time to create your own glamorous Hollywood-inspired Oscar night at home for this weekend's 83rd Academy Awards, with tasty cocktails, and an easy but divine meal.

I'd Like to Thank the Academy...

Gautam Dutta | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Gautam Dutta

No matter what you think of Hollywood's new voting process -- which I believe is fairer and more democratic -- here's one thing we can all agree on: it will help the Oscars make more money.

A Month of Best in Show: Grammy, Oscar and Westminster

Rosalyn Hoffman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Rosalyn Hoffman

With each passing year the pageantry and politics around award show spectacles seem to escalate. While I have no issue with the entertainment value, small talk value, or breed value, I want to remind you to take it all with a grain of salt.

We Must Stay Plugged In: The Internet Is Central to Democracy

Keith Wagstaff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Keith Wagstaff

Few may understand the importance of net neutrality, but everyone can now, due to Egypt's unfortunate example, envision a society where the Web's plug has been pulled.

Weekend Box Office: The Rite Tops Charts, The Mechanic Opens Solid, Oscar Nominees Get Big Boost

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

While there were two major openers over the weekend, the real news was the performance of the various Oscar nominees that were in a position to capitalize on last week's nominations.

WATCH: Kids Act Out Best Picture Nominees

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Want to watch the Oscars but don't have a spare 30 hours or so to catch all the Best Picture nominees? Us, too. But now you can cut that time in half ...

Mostly Good News: Random Thoughts on the Oscar Nominations

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

Is Chris Nolan the new Steven Spielberg? Inception received eight nominations, including Best Picture, but Nolan failed to receive a directing nod. That is arguably the biggest surprise in the otherwise predictable batch of nominations.

Human Connections: A Powerful Health Care Strategy

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

Relationships can be as much of a factor in good health as cholesterol, blood pressure and BMI.

'The Social Network' And '21' Author's Next Unwritten Book Already Bought For Film

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Ben Mezrich, the writer on whose nonfiction book the movie is based, is teaming up with "Network" producers for a new film called "Sex on the Moon." ...

Books To Movies

Peter Guber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Peter Guber

The list that I've created doesn't mean it is the best or worst movie, but that it is the best adaptation of a book to a movie.