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How to Practice Good Social Media Etiquette

video Social Media is a part of our daily life in 2013, but it comes with major risks and potential rewards. Brenda McDonald from InAweMarketing stopped by Good Morning Carolina to provide some tricks of the trade in the world of Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.

NC man gets prison time for tweeting Obama threats

A North Carolina man is headed to prison for threatening President Barack Obama through Twitter during the 2012 Democratic National Convention.

Poll: Teens migrating from Facebook to Twitter

Teens told researchers there were too many adults on Facebook and too much sharing of teenage angst and inane details like what a friend ate for dinner.

Charlotte man charged with threatening president

A 21-year-old Charlotte man has been arrested by the Secret Service for allegedly posting threats to kill President Barack Obama on Twitter.

Using social media out of town could make your home target for thieves

video The month of December sees a high rate of burglaries year after year, and the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office says many times people using social media are making themselves a target for thieves.

NC historian uses Twitter to show Civil War life

A historian with the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources is telling the story of the Civil War, 140 characters at a time.

ONLY ON 3: What you post online can come back to haunt you

videoThe popularity of social media websites like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube has the world more connected than ever, but could your cyber paper trail come back to haunt you?

Last decade saw social networking boom

video The concept of social networking all started in the 90's, with sites like Classmates.com. Friendster.com emerged in 2003. But it was Myspace.com in 2003 that took social networking to another level.

Be careful which tweets you click on

If you tweet, be warned. Published reports say cyber criminals are targeting the popular web-messaging service Twitter to direct users to websites that sell porn, fake drugs and fake anti-virus subscriptions.

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