Tag: social media

Mexican journalist killed for using social media

Mexican journalist killed for using social media
An employee of a Mexican newspaper was found murdered this past weekend in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. The 39-year-old victim worked at Primera Hora and was found decapitated and there was a warning left next to her body believed to be from drug cartels. She was reportedly killed for using social media to report on drug... Read more »

Justin Bieber, a top Tweeter, en español

A friend of mine passed along a list of the 10 Most Retweeted Tweets of 2010. One of them, No. 4,  was in Spanish: “Te quiero mucho mi amor.” That means “I love you so much my love.” And the author was to my surprise pop boy wonder Justin Bieber. El Bieber? Bilingual? Not really.... Read more »

Twitter team of 200 assist Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez You may have heard that Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is now on Twitter  @chavezcandanga. He joined around six weeks ago and so far he has more than 520,000 followers and is included on almost 18,000 lists. ¡Ay, caramba! I wish I had that many followers. But I’m a one-woman operation and... Read more »