Do I see a new network right now? Well no. So let’s start by heading back in time to 2008. A different social media age I logged in yesterday to Friendfeed. It had been a while. Friendfeed is still up and some still log in. Friendfeed of course had its hay day back in 2008. […]
A group of high school teenagers and their parents attempt to navigate social media in the latest dramatic comedy from director Jason Reitman. [...]
PHOTO COURTESY OF HEKLINA A cadre of drag queens, LGBT rights supporters and politicos trekked in their glamorous best to Facebook HQ today, to negotiate the reinstatement of Facebook profiles for those who don't use their legal or birth names. What'd they get? Bupkiss, zip, zero, nada, nothing – for now. Show More Summary
Leave LoLo Alone! LoLo Jones Expresses Sadness, Embarrassment On Social Media Three-time Olympic disappointment and near-constant Black Twitter slander target LoLo Jones is sick and tired of getting dragged within an inch of her life on social media. The butt
In the new Jason Reitman film, Men Women & Children, technology really isn’t making our lives easier. Instead of bringing us together, social media, gaming, online dating and other tech advancements too often provide methods to emphasize our fears and insecurities, and all the other things that cause pain and drive us apart. Show More Summary
Wisconsin Republican state assembly candidate Jacob Dorsey, 19, is totally sorry for disparaging blacks and gays on social media, The Gazette reports. He dropped out of the race after admitting he made offensive comments on social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook. Here’s more from Talking Points Memo: In December 2013, Dorsey tweeted “fgs need 2 leave my favorite [...]
"I think if I disappeared tomorrow, the universe wouldn't really notice." Following a bleak and depressing teaser trailer last month, the full theatrical trailer for Jason Reitman's social media based relationship drama Men, Women & Children has arrived. Show More Summary
With all the stars on Instagram, the social media site is ripe with amazing celebrity photos. From sweet family moments to hot bikini shots, there really is something for every pop culture fan. For those who follow famous duos, we're...Show More Summary
Occasionally some good comes of the panopticon.
A mysterious Facebook status update insinuating I’m doing something really cool or trendy, posted on a Saturday night when I’m home alone and nobody has texted me to make plans.
Social media is great if only for giving brilliant people like Neil deGrasse Tyson an outlet to bestow their genius on the rest of humanity. So, here are 15 times that the famed astrophysicist did just that with his regular musings on Twitter as collected by Dorkly.
In movies like Brazil and 12 Monkeys Terry Gilliam established himself as a master of the dystopian. With his new film The Zero Theorem, he's created a garish, repulsive social media future full of "happy" surveillance and overworked techies. It's a compelling vision, but the movie never quite lives up to its own designs. Read more...
While we've covered several instances in the past of local law enforcement actually using Twitter and social media services productively in order to capture criminals, as opposed to when they use Twitter horribly, it's far more fun to show what a connected public can do on their own. Show More Summary
Photo Credit: Muhammad Hussain - PTI Social Media Team Co-authored by Farhan Bhaba After facing tear gas, bullets, mass arrests and heavy rains, tens of thousands of protesters remain camped in Islamabad more than a month later for their on going sit-in. Show More Summary
Launching Tuesday, September 16, ABC Family’s “100 Days Until Christmas” graphic campaign on the network’s “25 Days of Christmas” Facebook page received 182,000 shares
Oh and sign Reus! — John W. Henry (@John_W_Henry) September 17, 2014 It seems Liverpool owner John W Henry has finally snapped! At least in a social media way… For much of the summer, the Liverpool owner has been inundated with Tweets on almost everything he puts out on the social network, from fans demanding […]
We know that social media is discussed at every tech conference, in every workshop, and within nonprofit organizations, but no matter how much we talk about it, the trends are always shifting, changing, and growing. It's important to keep up with the updates, and make sure you're utilizing social media the best you can for your organization. Show More Summary
This week, MSNBC is hiring a booking producer for Melissa Harris-Perry, while SNY needs a director of studio production. Syfy is seeking a social media marketing manager, and NBC Sports is on the hunt for a vice president of programming research. Show More Summary
Who’s ready for your weekly NBA meme roundup? That was weak, people. I need a roar. No? Alright, moving on. NBA social media teams are sticking to the formula—that is, the one where they have criminal amounts of fun on Twitter with the...Show More Summary