Articles with the tag social media

Why Shredded Wheat Is The Most Hated Brand On Social Media

Brands and companies have begun a social media war. It is a battle to get the most likes, the most interactions and hopefully, the most positive feedback. This online interaction could result in huge financial gains for these companies. According to CNBC, a new study is taking a look at who’s winning and who’s losing. […]

Peanut Butter And Nelly? #RejectedPairings Trending On Twitter

What exactly is a #RejectedPairings? Rachel and Joey. Rachel and Joey #RejectedPairings pic.twitter.com/9M9NnEzUXm — FriendsShow (@FriendsShow) May 19, 2015 Star Wars and Star Trek movie. A Star Wars and Star Trek Movie #RejectedPairings pic.twitter.com/GJtWzSAY98 — Fusilli Jane (@spencedbyus) May 19, 2015 Getting Away With It and Those Meddling Kids #RejectedPairings #ScoobyDoo — Kevin F. Smith […]

Social Media in Uproar Over #MayPac Match

#MayPac is on fire. May 2 marked the what was dubbed the “fight of the century” between welterwight champions Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao and Floyd “Money” Mayweather. The world seemed to stand still for fans of both sportsmen and had them glued to their screens at home, in movie theaters, in public spaces, and more. In […]

Why Hackers Are Paying Close Attention To Your Social Media Activity

In this day in age, social media has become an important part of our everyday life. From keeping up with family and friends to chronicling snapshots and selfies, everyone has a large cyber footprint. But could all of this social media activity be putting you in danger? We sat down with Shaun Murphy, one of […]

Move Over Selfie Stick; Here Is The Selfie Arm

No one wants to look alone, but everyone wants to take a selfie. Artists, Justin Crowe and Aric Snee collaborated and created this piece of art. The creative concept consists of a fiberglass arm that you can connect your smart phone to. The artist says it is a tongue-in-cheek solution to the problem that “nobody […]

Single Mom Fired Over Facebook Post

Be careful what you post to social media. That post or tweet can go a lot farther than you might think. One Texas woman is learning that the hard way. Single mother, Kaitlyn Walls had landed a much needed job at a local daycare. As most of us would do, she shared the news on […]

#KingOfInstagram: Meet Tony Toutouni

There’s a new king of Instagram in town! You may of heard of Dan Bilzerian, a billionaire playboy who posts extravagant and over-the-top photos to social media. Well, meet Tony Toutouni. Known as @lunatic_living, the new playboy is taking over social media feeds. Businessman and billionaire, Tony Toutouni is chronicling his lavish lifestyle through his […]

Corgis Take Over California Beach

It was an adorable sight at one California beach. More than 500 Corgis converged on Huntington Beach to celebrate the annual So Cal Corgi Beach Day. With so much cuteness, the humans in attendance took to social media to share their snapshots of the furry companions. #MyDayInLA was spent surrounded by CORGIS!!! This must be […]

WWE Diva, AJ Retires Expectedly, Fans Speculate

It was a shock to WWE fans everywhere. On Friday, the WWE announced that Diva champion wrestler, AJ Lee had decided to retire from in-ring competition. BREAKING: AJ Lee (April Mendez) has decided to retire from in-ring competition with WWE. We wish AJ the very best. — WWE (@WWE) April 3, 2015 The sudden announcement […]

The Tale Of The “Like” Button [Video]

Social media plays a huge role in our life. Selfies and statuses consume our days. Artist, Levni Yilmaz takes a tongue in cheek look at our obsession with getting those “likes.” The video questions society’s obsession with being liked on social media. He says many feel the amount of positive feedback will help fill the […]

Trans* Visibility Day Creates Beauty and Love on Social Media

On March 31, the Trans* flag flew free and proud over social media skies as users on Twitter and Tumblr came forth in all their glorious, resplendent selves this International Transgender Day of Visibility. Before we continue with this post, first, a quick primer from our friends over at It’sPronouncedMetrosexual: Got it? Great! Let’s continue. […]

Teenager Performs Impossible Guitar Solo [Video]

Dragon Force’s Through The Fire And The Flames is nearly impossible to play on Guitar Hero, much less with a real guitar. One teenage girl puts all of us to shame and slays the intense guitar solo with her Endorsé Vigier, French guitar. It’s the video you gotta see. At only 15 years old, Tina […]

Harrison Ford Fans Send Love, Well Wishes And Memes

The support is pouring in for actor, Harrison Ford, as he recovers from a plane crash. On Thursday, Harrison Ford was forced to emergency crash land his vintage airplane into a California golf course. While he was seriously injured, sources say they were not life-threatening and he will make a full recovery. His son even […]

Instagram Is Being Taken Over By #Menandcoffee

Social media is constantly trending with strange fads and ideas. For example, last month Design Taxi introduced us to an Instagram page called ‘HotDudesReading’. The page featured sneaky snapshots of men reading on the train and subway. Well, it seems the obsession with cute guys has caught on. Introducing, ‘Menandcoffee’, an Instagram page featuring pictures […]

Thousands of Facebook Users Fall For Porn Video Virus

No, your friend did not post a porn video to their Facebook. Don’t even get curious and click on it. At least 11,000 Facebook users found themselves victims of the latest social media hacking scheme. According to ItPro, the malware tricks people into clicking on a friend’s infected site link with promises of a porn […]

Do You Suffer From ‘Selfie Syndrome?’

With the news of Kim Kardashian’s Selfie book coming out, it seems as if the ‘selfie’ obsession is at an all time high. Even the socialite has confessed to being addicted to selfies. But could the selfie fad be turning us all into narcissists or maybe, something even more dangerous. Do you suffer from ‘selfie […]

WhatsApp Now Available on the Web

For many people, the hugely popular WhatsApp has all but replaced conventional text messaging as a way of communicating with friends. It’s easy, it works no matter what sort of smartphone you’re using and it can be a lot more cost-effective than a traditional texting plan. Now, the app is set to expand its sights […]

Hugh Hefner Dead? Internet Explodes Over Rumors

Hugh Hefner found dead of natural causes on Sunday night. Or at least that is what one fake news website says. The fake website, nbctoday.co, misled social media users into believing the Playboy mogul had died. The website, which many mistook for the legit news source, NBC, took users to a link to the fake […]

Move Over Feminists, Meninists Are Here

The meninist movement is underway. Men across the world are taking a stand. Tired of the struggles of being a man in the 21st century? Well mister, this movement is for you. The movement, if it can be called that, has found its strongest platform of support in social media, specifically Twitter. The #meninist hashtag […]