Poll: Facebook's many users place little trust in the online social network If Facebook the company were a Facebook user, it would have a lot of virtual friends but not many real ones, the poll suggested. Users’ distrust limits the value of the site’s ads. Advertisers want to target their messages to the people most likely to ... 05/16/2012 - 1:30 am | View Link
Facebook users lack trust in site, poll shows If Facebook the company were a Facebook user, it would have a lot of virtual friends but not many real ones, the poll suggested. Users’ distrust limits the value ... The paper cited anonymous sources. GM spokesman Tom Henderson said the company is ... 05/15/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Most users distrust Facebook, poll shows NEW YORK — Facebook’s reach is wide but not deep. Few users surveyed in an Associated Press-CNBC poll say they click on the site’s ads or buy the virtual goods that make money for it. More than 40 percent of American adults log in to the site — to ... 05/15/2012 - 8:01 pm | View Link
CNBC’s pre-IPO revelation: Facebook users are a little wary of Facebook the poll data only confirms what we already know — Facebook users are wary of Facebook. According to the poll results, 59 percent of people distrust Facebook on user data, 57 percent of users said they never click on display ads, and 26 percent said they ... 05/15/2012 - 3:47 pm | View Link
Facebook IPO: Investors enamored. Users? Not so much. Facebook IPO may be sending investors into orbit, but most users distrust Facebook and don't click on its ads, according to a AP/CNBC poll. Half of those surveyed say Facebook IPO is overvalued. Faced with great expectations, however, Facebook is staring ... 05/15/2012 - 8:46 am | View Link
How Millennials, Gen Xers and Boomers Get Political News ... Millennials rely on Facebook for their political news, while Baby Boomers turn to local TV. And while Millennials are less engaged with political news, they trust ... 09/3/2015 - 12:07 am | View Website
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Social Media, Political News and Ideology | Pew Research ... The advent of social media has opened up new ways for people with similar interests to find, share and talk about news – including news about politics – with ... 09/1/2015 - 8:09 am | View Website
People trust NSA more than Google, survey says People claim to trust Google less than they trust the NSA. Are they telling the truth? TED 2014/YouTube screenshot by Chris Matyszczyk/CNET 08/9/2015 - 1:41 am | View Website
Trust in Mass Media Returns to All-Time Low Americans' trust in mass media slid this year, tying the previous record low of 40% that it reached in 2012. Trust in the media has suffered in election years over ... 09/17/2014 - 3:57 am | View Website
The president of the Jefferson County, Colorado school board and two other members will face a recall election following changes to AP history textbooks that prompted student protests last year, Talking Points Memo reported. Voters will decide on Nov. 3 whether board president Ken Witt and colleague
More than 200,000 Syrian refugees living in Jordan learned via text message that the U. N. food aid they rely on to survive is getting completely cut. The World Food Program has been warning since as early as last summer that a funding crisis has stretched the organization thin, and has caused the group to cut back on resources it can offer Syrian refugees in Jordan. But refugees say the latest announcement caught them completely off guard.
China's reformist leader Deng Xiaoping famously counseled that his nation should "hide its strength and bide its time" as it grew to the top ranks of the global economy. President Xi Jinping has taken a different course. He is seizing the moment and baring China's teeth. Not unlike Ronald Reagan who declared in the 1980s that "America is back -- standing tall," Xi is signaling that the Middle Kingdom has returned and finally straightened its spine after being bent over by national humiliation going back to the Opium War, Western colonialism and Japanese occupation.