Did you know that just like everyone and their mother these days, we here at [GAS] have an account on almost all major social media sites on the Web? So if you’re not already following us via Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, or Instagram,...Show More Summary
Taylor Swift has returned to Instagram after a five-day, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West-inspired hiatus. The musical superstar last shared a message on the social media site when she posted a typed-out response to Kim and Kanye calling...Show More Summary
At Pandoland, we had two intense conversations we had about the responsibility of social media companies on the world, and the two speakers couldn’t have more divergent views on the subject. Nancy Jo Sales, author of “American Girls: Social Media and the Secret Lives of Teenagers,” spoke first. Show More Summary
Twitter's giving everyone a chance to get a Verified Account on the social media site, an icon once reserved for the who's who of the site. Now you may be one of the whos, too. Check out this and other developments in this week's small business news and information roundup.
Leslie Jones has given her first interview since the ugly Twitter scandal that caused her to temporarily leave the social media site on Thursday, sitting down with former Saturday Night Live co-star Seth Meyers on The Late Night, the Entertainment Tonight reports. Show More Summary
She ain't afraid of no trolls! Leslie Jones has made her triumphant turn to Twitter — and we have Game Of Thrones to thank for it! Earlier this week, the Ghostbusters actress announced a passionate exit from the social media site after being the target of racist, degrading tweets. The Saturday Night Live star received an outpouring of [...]
No other interactions are good but this one. We all love Twitter, that addicting hellhole of a social media site. It’s a really great way to keep up with the thoughts and opinions of several hundred people whose opinions you don’t really care about but you feel pressured to follow anyway. Show More Summary
Valve promised to crack down on gambling outfits that use Steam for commercial gain, and it's staying true to its word. A letter from Valve general counsel Karl Quackenbush made the rounds on social media this morning (per Ars Technica). Show More Summary
A journalist accused of allegedly orchestrating a campaign of online abuse against "Ghostbusters" actress The African-American funnywoman, 48, quit the social media site on Monday (July 18) after receiving a torrent of messages featuring...Show More Summary
Leslie Jones is in the middle of a social media uproar after Twitter shut down the writer Leslie blames for touching off a storm of racist hate against her. Milo Yiannopoulos -- a tech editor for the conservative news site Breitbart --…
Twitter is officially amping up security on harassment. On Tuesday, the social media site permanently banned conservative writer and self-proclaimed "fabulous supervillain on the internet" Milo Yiannopoulos — in addition to other user accounts — for his role in the horrific online bullying of Leslie Jones. In case you're not familiar, Milo was known by the handle [...]
There’s plenty of free organic coffee, wildberry ice cream and smoothies at the social media event site at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, where young Republicans in suits mingle with hipsters from YouTube, Google and Yahoo! Among the crowd is Xander Almeida, 31,...
So Scott Galloway thinks Tumblr was nothing more than a “porn site.” I think that is a ridiculous comment coming from someone who says ridiculous things. Tumblr was, and still is, a vibrant social media platform. Just talk to the tens of million of of people who have had Tumblr blogs and have gotten tremendous […]
In the wake of Yahoo writing down another $482 million from Tumblr on Monday, NYU's marketing professor Scott Galloway had some harsh words for CEO Marissa Mayer and her decision to buy the social media site for $1.1 billion. Monday's write down was the second impairment charge recorded on Tumblr this year. Show More Summary
BAMAKO (Reuters) - Islamist militant group Ansar Dine claimed responsibility for an attack on an army base in central Mali on Tuesday that killed at least 12 soldiers, according to a social media posting monitored by the SITE Intelligence Group.
Leslie Jones has had enough of the racist Twitter trolls attacking her! So on Monday and Tuesday, after being the target of more horrible, despicable memes on social media, the Ghostbusters starlet took to the site to expose the haters! Related: Leslie Calls Out Designers For Refusing To Dress Her! Clearly and justifiably angered by the amount of [...]
Ghostbusters star and cast member of Saturday Night Live Leslie Jones was filled with “with tears and a very sad heart” after racists on Twitter forced her to leave the social media site. Jones said that she has been called an “ape” as well as facing other racist harassment...
What You'll Be Creating Facebook profile pics and cover images are a unique means of expression on the popular social media site. By nature, the two elements are rather detached. The profile pic appears next to every comment or status you add, whereas the cover photo is only seen on your own timeline. Show More Summary
Yahoo just announced that it wrote down $482 million in impairment costs from Tumblr, the social media site it bought for $1.1 billion in 2013. That's the second time Yahoo wrote off Tumblr's value this year. In February, it disclosed...Show More Summary
Summary: Former Google engineer Bindu Reddy has spent years thinking about how people engage on the web. From 2005 to 2008, she worked on the early versions of Google+ as well as the web publishing network Blogger. In the years since, she’s launched a management system for helping social influencers monetize their big followings called Mylikes.