Jason Whitlock, his time at ESPN abruptly ended Monday and the launch of his signature Web site under repeated delay, lashed out at the network Tuesday, reminding social media users that a fuller “Explanation 2.0 is coming soon” and offering his take on the Stephen A. Smith’s rant about Kevin Durant. Don't believe everything you […]
Twitter UK employees saw their fortunes rise last year following a £14 million shares windfall that coincided with a doubling in the social media site’s profits and revenues in the region. The San Francisco tech giant made a pre-taxShow More Summary
Baby photos are always a winner on Facebook, but there is one infant whose pictures are melting the hearts of hundreds of thousands as his story spreads through the social networking site and mainstream media. On the Jaxon Strong Facebook page, Jaxon Emmett Buell’s big blue eyes look out from his chubby face in a […]
Consumers have long stopped responding to in-your-face marketing. In this day and age, recommendationsfrom friends and trusted peers, social media word-of-mouth, and online reviews from sites such as Yelp or Angie’s List are factors that hold maximum sway over their buying decisions. People want fast, efficient help and/or information when [...]
Stop being boring on social media: make hilarious or wonderful things instead of your usual rants. From turning your friends into Peanuts characters to compiling the greatest playlist of YouTube videos ever seen, a variety of sites around the web make it easy to create things people will like. Show More Summary
Right now on the official Shin Megami Tensei IV site, Atlus is running a social media campaign to unlock some sort of special announcement. In short, if the game gets 15,000 retweets, we'll find out what it is. If you click the giant...Show More Summary
The internet has greatly influenced almost all aspects of our daily lives, and social media has become a major part of that influence. In fact, as of January 2014, 74% of online adults use social networking sites. With that percentage of people using Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and LinkedIn, social media has had to have had an effect on society.
Chris Harper Mercer, Oregon gunman, maintained an active social media presence. On one dating site, he wrote that he liked 'killing zombies' and eating brains. The post Man Who Killed 10 At Oregon Community College Reportedly Enjoyed ‘Killing Zombies’ And Eating ‘Brains’ appeared first on CrimeFeed.
With crimes against grammar rising in the age of social media, some people are beginning to take action. The online dating world is a prime battleground.
Social Media trend forecasting season is upon us, and while I'm sure this site and many others will provide many specific trends to watch for next year, here are some general developments that are on my radar. It's always good to keep these trends in mind when planning your budget for the coming year or strategizing new projects and events. Show More Summary
Social media site introducing significant changes to its smartphone app.
Lena Dunham has decided to quit Twitter due to constant bullying. The Girls star/creator announced that she had bowed out of using Twitter, and now lets someone else post to the social media site for her. Her decision was revealed on Kara Swisher’s “Re/code Decode” podcast on Tuesday, September 29 while she was promoting her... Show More Summary
Facebook recently crept over 1.23 billion monthly active users, while over the past few days the social media giant's site has crashed, leading to multiple catastrophes across this great land. Doughnut Shops reported Cross-fitters who were desperate to report their Fitbit stats crashed in during busy hours to read their stats to innocent bystanders. Show More Summary
A brilliant spoof video has been circulating on social media sites, featuring Manchester United wunderkid Anthony Martial in the main role. The video uses footage from Lethal Bizzle’s “Fester” track, however most of the heads have been replaced by faces of Man United men. Show More Summary
The national security whistleblower will now communicate directly with followers via the social media site. Max Chalmers reports.
On a day when the social media giant known as Facebook went down for about half an hour, the site came back up and was filled with things that shouldn’t have been there. For some reason, the Facebook Privacy Notice hoax that has users posting warnings in their status so their account isn’t cancelled, is... Show More Summary
In a new online video, an unborn baby is seen dancing around in its mother’s belly. The remarkable footage garnered attention from the Daily Mail after it was shared on the social media site Imgur. They said the following about the video: “This amazing footage shows the unborn baby inside a heavily pregnant woman dancing […]
Facebook is seeking to pull in more marketing dollars from the television industry. The social media site and online video giant has announced the new TRP Buying product to help television marketers more easily raise awareness of a campaign...Show More Summary
A lot of Facebook users may wish it had its “dislike” button now: The ad-supported social media site was down for about 42 minutes beginning at about 3:00 ET, according to CurrentlyDown.com. We don’t know yet the breadth of the problem,...Show More Summary
Angela Merkel has confronted Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg over racist content on the social media site. The two were captured in an exchange at the UN General Assembly over the weekend.