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Twitter Opens New Headquarters on Madison Avenue

Twitter officially opened its new East Coast headquarters in Midtown Thursday morning.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Online Supporters Rally Around Club Promoter Accused in Chelsea Murder

A group of online activists using the hashtag #FreeManny is trying to build support for Manuel Pinero, a club promoter accused of a murder.

Manhattan »

Occupy Wall Street Apologizes for Getting 'Hoaxed' By Radiohead Claim

Radiohead and Occupy Wall Street shot down claims that the band would play Zuccotti Park on Friday.

Manhattan »

Three Thoughts on Recent Changes to Facebook

Sree Sreenivasan checks out the latest changes to Facebook.

Manhattan »

Four Lessons From Nielsen's New Social Media Report

Sree Sreenivasan sifts through Nielsen's new social media report and finds lessons for journalists.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Inwood Woman is Mayor Bloomberg's Spanish Twitter Doppelganger

A bilingual impostor of Mayor Michael Bloomberg saw her Twitter feed go viral during Hurricane Irene.

Manhattan »

Hurricane Irene Playlist Gathering Strength on Twitter

New York Twitter users are rocking it out with hurricane-themed songs.

Manhattan »

Examining the Social Media Policies of Some Highly-Regarded Companies

Sree Sreenivasan takes a look at the updated social media guidelines at some renowned media companies.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Peacock Escapes from Central Park Zoo

A peacock escaped from the Central Park Zoo Tuesday and was running the streets of the Upper East Side.

Midtown & Theater District »

Katy Perry's Dress Does Smurfette Proud at 'The Smurfs' Premiere

Katy Perry donned a white mini-dress emblazoned with the likeness of Smurfette at 'The Smurfs in 3D' movie premiere at the Ziegfeld Theater Sunday.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Inwood Filmmakers Turn to Social Media to Raise Funds

The team behind a new film, four of whom live in Upper Manhattan, turned to social media to fund their film "American Falls" with actors Denis O'Hare of "True Blood" and Vincent D'Onofrio.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

CityMaps Hopes Online Searches Can Help Second Ave. Shops

CityMaps, a newly-launched online one-stop shop for information about New York stores, hopes to boost businesses hurt by Second Ave. subway construction.

Manhattan »

Jerry Seinfeld Joins Twitter

Jerry Seinfeld joined Twitter on Friday.

Manhattan »

7 Additional Thoughts on Google Plus

Sree Sreenivasan looks in on the reaction to Google Plus.

Manhattan »

Eight Quick Thoughts on Google Plus

Sree Sreenivasan checks out Google's latest foray into social networking.