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Top Social Media News 4/14/11

posted Apr 14, 2011, 10:23 AM by Carmina Perez   [ updated Apr 14, 2011, 11:26 AM ]
Here's some of my favorite stories this week:

AllFacebook: Facebook Triggers Same Hormone as Cuddling
& Facebook Helps Stave Off Memory Loss In Elderly

Fortune: Trouble @ Twitter

Facebook ownership lawsuit - Paul Ceglia states he is entitled to 50% of the Co.

Winklevoss Twins lose lawsuit against Facebook

Webby Awards nominees announced

Aplicación para Twitter que Traduce tus Tweets  (New App translates Your Tweets)

MSNBC: HuffPo sued by unpaid writers

BBC: Egypt jails blogger

Royal wedding & social media:
-This will be the first British royal wedding to be streamed live on the web; the first to have a mobile application; and the first with a soundtrack to be released on iTunes within hours of the ceremony.
-There is an official website, Facebook page and of course Twitter feeds all for the big 'W'.
organizers of the wedding have utilized flickr to share photos
-Prince William using @ClarenceHouse Twitter account.
-The Royal Channel on YouTube
-Other royalty on social media: Queen Rania of Jordan who tweets and has her own YouTube channel.
-The British Monarchy, itself, also has its own website, Twitter account, Flickr photo album, YouTube channel, and Facebook fanpage.