What is it? A bookmarklet which allows you to see how many times a URL has been shared on social media – and by which journalists – in a single click. How is it of use to journalists? Ever wondered how many other journalists are sharing your content? Social media aggregator Muck Rack has launched a new tool which allows you to find out in a single click. The bookmarklet also shows how many times a link has been shared on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, StumbleUpon and Google , and you can use it as a quick and easy way to add content to your Muck Rack portfolio or to a media list.
New leak reveals NSA monitors astonishing number of calls
- 5B records a day are acquired by the National Security Agency, creating a massive catalog of daily cellphone location data from hundreds of millions of personal electronics. Most of the acquired data is apparently not captured intentionally, but considered an acceptable side effect of monitoring the communications of foreign targets. source