People are angry on the Internet, and for once, it's for a good reason—the youthful social network Snapchat just got busted (probably) stealing their latest filter from the artist Alexander Khoklov, who used the same design in one of his works. Show More Summary
Ellen DeGeneres continues to expand into the original digital content business in a big way. The Emmy-winning talk show host, producer and social media powerhouse announced the launch of her own digital network and unveiled its inaugural programming slate today at the Digital Content NewFronts. Show More Summary
Two months after Facebook introduced "reactions," emojis that broaden our range of responses to Facebook posts, it's clear that the collective feedback from the social network's 1.6 billion members requires yet another cute little icon. MEH. Likes make up 76.4% of all Facebook reactions on posts by Facebook pages, shares another 14%, [...]
Listen up, Amber Rose has something to say. The model, actress and social media superstar is getting her own weekly talk show on VH1, the network announced on Tuesday. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
There was an acqui-hire of sorts at Pinterest, as about 15 people from now-defunct mobile advertising startup URX are joining the social network.
I am not what you would call Snapchat’s target audience. I still read newspapers, I have subscriptions to expensive and largely pointless print magazines, I don’t know anyone between the ages of 14-22. But I do have Snapchat on my phone, and I do occasionally tune in to watch DJ Khaled do absolutely nothing and get paid handsomely for it. Show More Summary
Since Facebook banned people from arranging private gun sales on its social network in February, it has struggled to enforce the new rule. One engineer in particular seems to be undermining its efforts, according to a report by MattShow More Summary
Last night, the world was shocked to learn of the death of Ashley Sawyer, the star of one of the more memorable episodes of MTV's Catfish. The news was confirmed to the public in a social media post from the network: “MTV is deeply saddened...Show More Summary
The slow-growing social network has created a new feature to recommend accounts to follow, and help you find friends too.
Rabona: Social Networking App For Football Lovers - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Two passionate football lovers from India – Raj Aaryan and Preet Mokha – have come up with an innovative idea to unite football fans across the world by bringing everyone under the big digital bonnet of social media. Show More Summary
Crowdmix, the London music social network that has been in development for three years, has finally launched its app onto the App Store. But users can't sign up for the app just yet as it's currently invite-only, and there are no plans...Show More Summary
Depending on whom you ask, Facebook is either the savior or destroyer of journalism in our time. An estimated 600 million people see a news story on Facebook every week, and the social network’s founder Mark Zuckerberg has been transparent about his goal to monopolize digital news distribution. Show More Summary
Hackathons have long been a staple of Facebook's Silicon Valley culture, and they're increasingly becoming part of the agency world, which is why the social network wants to create them for brands in hopes of helping them find the next...Show More Summary
Research has shown the significance of social relationships in influencing adult human behavior and health; however, little is known about how children's perception of their social networks correlates with stress and how it may influence development. Show More Summary
This article was brought to you in partnership with artcloud. Artcloud is a personalized tool for curating an art collection – whether you are an artist, gallery, or collector. With this social network and built-in marketplace, you can browse thousands of artworks by price, keywords, color, and more through the artcloud app. __ The Goat Farm Arts...
When Casey Neistat launched his new social networking app Beme last Summer, nothing was really ready yet. The product was underdeveloped, the team understaffed, and users weren’t exactly sure why they needed a version of Snapchat where the only main difference was that you had to cover the iPhone’s proximity sensor to record. Show More Summary
With marketers and media buyers putting social stars PewDiePie, Lilly Singh and Logan Paul into heavy rotation, multichannel networks now are incubating the next wave of talent through a host of development programs such as Maker Studios' Spark initiative, which is funding some 30 different creator projects. Show More Summary
The social network wanted to be able to disclose more details about what the government asks of the company.
If you’ve ever forged a connection with someone because you had the same favorite movie or TV show or book, a new startup called Tastemates has built a social network around that experience. Or as CEO Jon Vlassopulos put it, “We’re trying to codify serendipity” — those surprising moments of, “Oh my God, I can’t believe anyone else likes that as much as… Read More