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GM Uses Facebook, Phone calls To Get Recalled Cars Fixed

Despite the heavy publicity surrounding the scandal, many drivers evidently haven’t heard of the recall or haven’t grasped how serious the defect is…

10/08/2014

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Study: Twitter Has Potential To ‘Induce Psychotic Symptoms’

A new study finds that the downside to global social networks is the potential to ‟aggravate or even induce psychotic symptoms” in psychologically vulnerable patients.

08/13/2014

Researchers find a higher rate of gonorrhea and chlamydia among those using apps to find sexual partners. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Study: Gay Men Who Use Hook-Up Apps Have Higher STD Risk

Researchers find a higher rate of gonorrhea and chlamydia among those using apps to find sexual partners.

06/13/2014

87 percent of American teens and pre-teens say they have personally witnessed examples of cyberbullying compared to 27 percent last year. (Photo: DAVID HECKER/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Cyberbullying Tripled Since Last Year

87 percent of American teens and pre-teens say they have personally witnessed examples of cyberbullying compared to 27 percent last year.

06/03/2014

Over-sharing of personal information and increased general activity on Facebook often displays someone dealing with “loneliness” or possible depression away from their computer. NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Facebook Users Who Share Too Much Information More Lonely, Depressed

Over-sharing of personal information and increased general activity on Facebook often displays someone dealing with “loneliness” or possible depression away from their computer.

05/25/2014

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Tips For Your Next Road Trip

Going on a road trip? Here’s a list of great tips to make your outing that much better.

05/20/2014

Facebook and other social media websites help billions of people express themselves for the world to see, but these online platforms have now taken on a deeper meaning – people are using it to define themselves. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Study: People Ignored On Facebook Feel Isolation, Less ‘Meaningful Existence’

The study finds that the more Facebook likes and comments that a person receives, the more likely they are to feel positive about themselves. On the other hand, the fewer likes and comments responding to a person’s status reflected feelings of loneliness and low self-worth.

05/13/2014

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Corey Peters: “I’d Like To See Some Of The Guys That Are Here Stay Here”

Corey Peters, Atlanta Falcons DT, stopped by the show to share his thoughts on  free agency. Speaking on Jonathan Babineax, Corey said “Id like to see some of the guys that are here stay here”, […]

92.9 The Game–03/11/2014

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UAB Suspends School Tours After Selfie With Body

The University of Alabama at Birmingham is suspending high school tours of its anatomy lab after a student took a photo of herself with a cadaver and posted it on social media.

02/07/2014

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Can Your Social Media Image Affect Your Chances of Getting Into College?

How many admissions officers are using the internet to screen applicants? What kind of online behavior affects a student’s admission to the college of their choice?

07/22/2013

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