University Of California Berkeley

  • Pac-12 Networks Is the Latest to Ink Twitter Live-Streaming Pact

    … Another day, another live-streaming deal for Twitter, this time with Pac-12 Networks, the broadcast arm of college sports’ Pac-12 Conference. The conference announced that Twitter will be the “premier streaming partner” for its Pac-12 Plus broadband network, which will feature more than 150 live games throughout the 2016-17 academic year…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Twitter- 20 readers -
  • Drunk, Sober Colleges on Twitter (Report)

    … Which colleges and universities were the source of the most tweets mentioning alcohol, and which were sober as church mice? CollegeStats.org analyzed geotagged tweets around, um, institutions of higher learning, and it outlined its findings in a report. Far more details are available in the report, but here are the top three and bottom three…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Twitter- 15 readers -
  • Facebook Catches March Madness

    …” or their favorite player’s jersey number. Anyone in the conversation can customize the group, meaning that there’s lots of potential for back and forth. Get organized with Payments: Don’t waste your time chasing your friends down for their shares of the tab after you go out to watch the games–or for their shares of snacks and drinks if you’re staying…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 33 readers -
  • 2015 Breakthrough Prizes Winners Announced

    … Ruvkun, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, for the discovery of a new world of genetic regulation by microRNAs, a class of tiny RNA molecules that inhibit translation or destabilize complementary mRNA targets. Each received a $3 million award. Jennifer Doudna, University of California Berkeley, Howard Hughes Medical Institute…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Google- 19 readers -
  • REPORT: Facebook To Host Academics-Only Sociology Conference

    … Is the world's largest social network dipping its toes into sociology? VentureBeat reported that Facebook will host an academics-only conference on the topic at its headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif., in August, just prior to the American Sociological Association 2014 Annual Meeting in San Francisco Aug. 16 through 19. According to VentureBeat…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 7 readers -
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