Tagged: facebook

Know Thy News Sources (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 11/21/2016 12:00 am

Education and the Facebook equivalent of spam filters would go a long way in preventing unscrupulous entrepreneurs who have figured out that “news” is a lot more profitable if you don’t have to invest in any actual reporters.

Digital Marketing Platforms to Embrace — Or Ignore (Steven Schilling Commentary)

by Steven Schilling 11/1/2016 12:44 pm

Steven Schilling weeds through big digital marketing platforms like Facebook and Snapchat to determine what's really effective for small businesses.

Little Rock Law Firm Carney Bates Going Into the Breach Against Google

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/6/2016 12:00 am

Carney Bates & Pulliam PLLC, the Little Rock law firm representing Matt Campbell in his lawsuit against Facebook, also is handling a potential class-action privacy lawsuit against Google and is involved in several other high-profile data breach cases.

The Mean Girls’ Burn Book (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 6/6/2016 12:00 am

I’m glad I finally watched “Mean Girls” before reading what Stephanie Harris wrote about Arkansas Business on Facebook last week. It bore a striking resemblance to the infamous “Burn Book,” in which the high school A-listers pasted photos and wrote hateful captions about classmates who dared to be imperfect.

Matt Campbell Lawsuit Against Facebook Advances

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/20/2016 1:31 pm

Little Rock lawyer and blogger Matt Campbell’s lawsuit against Facebook cleared a big hurdle this week when a federal judge in California granted in part a motion to certify it as a class action.

Facebook Page Offers Peek Into John Rogers’ Thinking

by George Waldon 5/16/2016 12:00 am

Even the conservative assessment by a court-appointed receiver proved to be overly optimistic regarding the insolvent business interests of John Rogers, whose Facebook page recently offered up what read almost like a confession.

Facebook Posts Raise Questions For Employers

by Mark Friedman 2/1/2016 12:00 am

The Arkansas Court of Appeals ruled in December that a woman who was fired for posting “arguably” critical comments about her employer on Facebook could receive unemployment benefits. It’s the latest decision in an escalating legal war between employment and social media.

UALR Team Finalist in Media Competition

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/29/2016 9:05 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock was selected as one of six finalists in a global competition geared at creating a social and digital media campaign to counter the online recruiting efforts of violent extremist groups.

Why Europe Isn't Creating Any Googles or Facebooks

by Associated Press 9/22/2015 11:46 am

As technology upends industries and lifestyles at breakneck pace, the Old Continent is not producing any of the online giants like Google, eBay or Facebook.

Facebook Now Worth More than Wal-Mart on Stock Market

by Associated Press 6/24/2015 7:01 am

Facebook is now bigger than Wal-Mart, at least when it comes to its value on the stock market. The world's biggest online social network knocked the world's largest retailer out of the top 10 list of the highest-valued companies in the Standard & Poor's 500 index.

Blue Hog's Matt Campbell Suing Facebook Over Privacy Terms

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/8/2015 12:00 am

Blue Hog Report blogger and Little Rock lawyer Matt Campbell is the lead named plaintiff in a class-action lawsuit against Facebook.

When Facebook Inhibits Knowledge (Sarah Quintanar Commentary)

by Sarah Quintanar 5/25/2015 12:00 am

Given the massive amounts of data available in today’s world, often, regardless of whether facts or conclusions are correct, they are massively published because of the effortless ability to spread information in a split second.

CJRW@SXSWi: Big Data & Privacy: Are You Protected?

by Elizabeth Michael 3/18/2015 3:37 pm

Elizabeth Michael, CJRW's social media manager, takes a look at data and privacy issues discussed at this year's South-by-Southwest Interactive festival in Austin.

Advertisers Benefit From New Acxiom Partnerships

by Sean Beherec 3/16/2015 12:00 am

Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock has been building on its social media services, with three partnership announcements in the first three months of this year.

Consumers Demand Video (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

by Craig Douglass 3/2/2015 12:00 am

Consumers unite! Wait. They are united. At least when it comes to video as part of the consumer experience. In fact, they demand the information conveyed through embedded visual technologies when making preference or purchase decisions.

February Party Pics Now Online

by Jess Ardrey 2/4/2015 8:11 am

With each new print issue of Soirée, the edition’s party pics are also posted here on LittleRockSoiree.com. Just click on the Party Pic tab at the top left corner of this page.

January Party Pics Now Online

by Jess Ardrey 1/9/2015 8:14 am

With each new print issue of Soirée, the edition’s party pics are also posted here on LittleRockSoiree.com. Just click on the Party Pic tab at the top left corner of this page.

December Party Pics Now Online

by Jess Ardrey 12/3/2014 8:26 am

Man, you guys look good.

Vote Now for The Rep and Loblolly Creamery's 'Elf'-Inspired Ice Cream Flavor

by Jess Ardrey 11/17/2014 2:48 pm

People, there are peppermint chunks. The time is now.

Small Businesses Step Up Holiday Social Media Game

by Associated Press 11/12/2014 10:53 am

There's more to a retailer's holiday social media strategy than posting photos and advertising discounts. Small and independent retailers are getting more aggressive in using Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram in preparation for the important holiday sales season and beyond.