social media http://wkyufm.org en Court Rules Indiana's Ban on Sex Offenders Using Facebook Unconstitutional http://wkyufm.org/post/court-rules-indianas-ban-sex-offenders-using-facebook-unconstitutional <p></p><p>An Indiana law that bans registered sex offenders from using Facebook and other social networking sites that can be accessed by children is unconstitutional, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.</p><p>The 7th U.S. Circuit of Appeals in Chicago overturned a federal judge’s decision upholding the law, saying the state was justified in trying to protect children but that the “blanket ban” went too far by restricting free speech.</p><p>The 2008 law “broadly prohibits substantial protected speech rather than specifically targeting the evil of improper communications to minors,” the judges wrote. Wed, 23 Jan 2013 19:53:38 +0000 Associated Press 25290 at http://wkyufm.org Court Rules Indiana's Ban on Sex Offenders Using Facebook Unconstitutional Presidential Debates Light Up Social Media http://wkyufm.org/post/presidential-debates-light-social-media <p>If the past is any indication, Monday night's final presidential debate will saturate social media. Last week's face-off between President Obama and Mitt Romney generated more than 12 million comments on Facebook and Twitter.&nbsp; Mon, 22 Oct 2012 15:45:07 +0000 Lisa Autry 21074 at http://wkyufm.org Presidential Debates Light Up Social Media High-Tech Company in Owensboro Helping Local, National Businesses Grow with Social Media http://wkyufm.org/post/high-tech-company-owensboro-helping-local-national-businesses-grow-social-media <p>When you walk into the downtown office of VE Creative, one of the first things you notice is the set of huge windows facing Owensboro’s 3<sup>rd</sup> street, a few blocks from the Ohio River. For the small group of workers here, these windows aren’t just a way to view the pretty scenery outside. They’re also a potential way to help generate online and social media street cred for the company, and--more importantly--downtown Owensboro. Wed, 29 Aug 2012 14:14:05 +0000 Kevin Willis 18268 at http://wkyufm.org High-Tech Company in Owensboro Helping Local, National Businesses Grow with Social Media Muhammad Ali Center in Kentucky Sponsoring Global Youth Leadership Effort http://wkyufm.org/post/muhammad-ali-center-kentucky-sponsoring-global-youth-leadership-effort <p>Boxing great Muhammad Ali is hoping to inspire a new generation of leaders through a social media campaign. The campaign, called Generation Ali, is being launched in conjunction with the Summer Olympics in London. It will link young leaders around the world. Tue, 24 Jul 2012 13:06:52 +0000 Associated Press 16122 at http://wkyufm.org