There is a report on a complaint has been filed by the National Labor Relations Board against an ambulance company that fired an employee for complaining about her boss on Facebook. The company, American Medical Response, has a policy prohibiting employees “from making disparaging, discriminatory or defamatory comments” about the company, superiors, co-workers or competitors
Interesting report on venture beat on the rise of gay social networking applications.
Any doubt that social media is part of our lives, a couple in Australia were served legal papers through Facebook, and a UK court allowed a writ to be served via Twitter. I am not kidding…..
I think this is a very interesting article on how insurance companies could data mine twitter and use that data to impact insurance rates.