Study: Facebook No. 1 in 127 Nations

(CNN) — A social media analyst says Facebook is the number one social network in 127 of the 137 nations he analyzed. Vincenzo Cosenza releases a World Map of Social Networks every six months. In his latest analysis, he says that since June, Facebook added Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia and Vietnam to the list of countries … Continue reading »

Facebook Tribute Honors Soldiers

EUGENE, Ore. — They say a picture’s worth a thousand words, and for Tira Howard that’s just enough to spread overseas. “I like to think of it as spreading a network of goodness, so when people see them and click ‘like’ on them, it’s sending a good thought overseas not only to Logan my boyfriend … Continue reading »

EPD Catches Suspects Using Facebook

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene police this weekend cracked the case of several thefts at an apartment complex near the University of Oregon campus. How investigators tracked down the suspects was pretty unconventional. EPD says Facebook was one of the key factors in finding the two suspects in Friday’s robberies. Yet while they say social media … Continue reading »

Facebook Helps Police Find Suspects

EUGENE, Ore. — Facebook helps Eugene Police locate two burglary suspects near the University of Oregon campus. Twenty-year-old Heather Hamilton and her 17-year-old Washington relative were arrested earlier this week on burglary charges. According to Eugene Police, it is still not known how the two suspects gained entry into the very well secured Skybox Apartments. … Continue reading »

Should Kids Under 13 Be Allowed on Facebook?

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Facebook could soon broaden its spectrum.┬áThe Wall Street Journalreports the social media site might allow kids younger than 13 years old to join. Parents KEZI 9 News spoke with Monday had mixed reactions on the possible change. Some say they think Facebook would be a great way for their kids to connect … Continue reading »

Is Facebook Advertising Effective?

By Nha Nguyen EUGENE, Ore. — With GM pulling away from the social media giant, it might make you wonder: How effective is advertising on a site like Facebook? Many of the people KEZI spoke with say they loved what Facebook allowed them to do — connect with friends and family. That’s why they joined … Continue reading »

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