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Olympic Terror Threats: Russia, World Hold Breath

As the countdown to the 2014 Winter Games ticks away, security tightens around the world to repel terrorist threats at the Sochi Olympics. Olympic security has become a priority after rumors of attacks on the Sochi grounds leave athletes and … Continue reading

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Gaga Lifts Off in ‘Flying Dress’

Just hours before her highly-anticipated album release party “artRave,” Lady Gaga revealed her latest invention, known as “Volantis.” The pop star unveiled a high-tech, white vehicle she coined as the world’s first flying dress. The contraption lifted her inside a gigantic warehouse … Continue reading

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Tyson Tell-All Draws Mixed Reviews

In early November, Mike Tyson released his autobiography, Undisputed Truth, and a companion documentary on HBO. The memoir contained some shocking new details about his life and career and the documentary complemented the book, but in a lighter and more playful tone. … Continue reading

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Hashtag Fail: JPMorgan’s Twitter Disaster

Whoever said all social media “engagement” is a good thing was clearly wrong.  On Nov. 6, multinational banking and financial services  firm JPMorgan attempted to engage with the common man through a special Twitter “online discussion” with Vice Chairman Jimmy … Continue reading

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Friendly Twitter Chat Backfires for JPMorgan

What was originally designed as a Twitter chat, turned into a PR nightmare for JPMorgan. On Nov. 6, the banking and financial service company planned a Twitter Q&A session using the hashtag, #AskJPM. The chat was originally intended to give … Continue reading

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1 RT = Poor Taste, Angry ‘Followers’

The Kellogg Co. has became the latest entity to get into hot water over a social media post. The company’s UK branch tweeted: “1 RT= 1 breakfast for the vulnerable child.” This was part of its “Give a Child a … Continue reading

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Home Depot Blames PR Reps For ‘Racist’ Tweet

Home Depot posted a tweet that many have described as racist. After the initial tweet was posted it was quickly deleted. The tweet was intended as material for ESPN “College GameDay,” which Home Depot sponsors. Clearly the image can be … Continue reading

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Eyes Have It: ‘Golden Coin’ Attracts Attention

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Google Analytics Add Up as PR Tool

Among all the options out there regarding reporting, the top contender is Google Analytics. This tool “provides powerful digital analytics for anyone with a web presence, large or small. It’s one of the most powerful digital analytics solutions available,” according to … Continue reading

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Too Fat to Fly

A French family traveled to the United States for their son’s medical treatment, yet when they were ready to return home, British Airways determined their son was too fat to fly. Kevin Chenais, 22, was diagnosed with a hormone disorder that caused … Continue reading

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