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Please help me to answer these questions. Determine how Walmart Company's business issue was covered in a local U.S source. Compare and contrast the impact of the business coverage from a technological stand point based on the premise that not all countries are technologically equal.

How was business global issue covered on the company's Web site? What damage control was done by the company through social media? Do you feel this PR was effective? Why/Why not?

What recommendation would you make for an effective use of social media in the legal environment we live in?

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Walmart's company business issue was covered in a local US source through Internet news sources as well as through television news coverage. The impact of this business coverage was tremendous from a technological standpoint, due to the fact that the US has a highly advanced media system that makes it possible for a tremendous amount of news to reach a worldwide audience almost instantaneously, which would have been much more difficult and less effective in a less technologically advanced country. The business global issue ...

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