More social media news:
• Did Zynga executives engage in insider trading? That's what a lawsuit filed Monday alleges. The Merc's Jeremy Owens reports that the class-action suit charges the San Francisco social-gaming company with misrepresenting the Read More →
It's the nature of the job: GMSV has watched the controversy over tweets and the Olympics more than the sports. And now we throw caution to the wind — and risk the wrath of the International Olympics Committee — and Read More →
"The board is united in the view that this decision does not affect his role as a trustee of the charity."
— Wikimedia UK's board, on its chairman, Ashley Van Haeften, who has been banned from contributing to or Read More →
It's tech grab-bag Monday:
• There's more Twitter-related Olympics news — which for some might serve to underscore that there is real money tied to social media.
First, we've mentioned the strict rules surrounding tweets and other social-media use during Read More →
As the first Apple vs. Samsung patent trial in the United States gets under way (Merc's live blog) in San Jose today, here's a look at some interesting tidbits from the flood of coverage about the Read More →