KFC Chicken Corsage Is A Real Thing Available For Purchase

#HowDoYouKFC? Normally in the privacy of my own home where I can unhinge my jaw and just drop fried chicken down my throat in peace. But right now, there is another option targeting all high school students attending prom. KFC has launched a new promotion called #HowDoYouKFC which brings together one old tradition of buying […]

Twitter Employees Welcome Painting Of Celeb-Filled Oscars Moment

Ellen DeGeneres’ special photo at the Oscars set a new retweet record with now over 3.4 million retweets, and Twitter recently added new decor to its headquarters. This past Thursday, employee Lauren Mitcheom tweeted a photo of the epic moment as a painting that now hangs on the office wall: Hey, @TheEllenShow! We painted a picture […]

Twitter Co-Founders, CEO Don’t Plan On Selling Shares

Twitter went public on November 6, 2013 and while shareholders will soon be able to sell shares, several key people will be holding out. According to a SEC filing published Monday morning, Co-Founders Jack Dorsey, Evan Williams and CEO Dick Costolo “have no current plans” on selling any shares. May 6 is when the lock-up […]

Internet Ad Revenues Surpass Broadcast TV For The First Time

Internet advertising revenues have surpassed broadcast television for the first time. The figures release by IAB show that U.S. interactive advertising (internet) revenues for 2013 hit an new of $42.8 billion, exceeding broadcast television advertising revenues of $40.1 billion. The report providex a breakdown of online figures which stated: mobile achieved triple-digit growth year-over-year, rising […]

Senior Twitter Engineer Charged With Multiple Counts Of Rape

A senior engineer at Twitter has been charged with three counts of rape, along with a charge of false imprisonment and one count of domestic violence. Dana McCallum, a prominent transgender activist and women in tech advocate, is alleged to have raped and imprisoned her partner in charges formally laid January 29th after her initial […]

Fake 5 Seconds of Summer Tickets Get Fans Angry #FAKE5SOSTICKETSSF

Fake tickets to see band 5 Seconds of Summer have gotten fans angry, with the hashtag #FAKE5SOSTICKETSSF becoming the most popular hashtag on Twitter this evening. The Australian boy band has become highly successful lately, with their album hitting No. 2 on the Billboard Charts. They’ve also been described as potentially the new One Direction. It’s […]

44% Of Twitter Accounts Have NEVER Sent A Tweet

Twitter has amassed a mammoth number of users and nearly half of them have never sent a single tweet. A new study suggests that 44% of of all accounts have never sent out a message from the micro-blogging platform. Twopcharts, a site that monitors Twitter account activity, reported the data. Shortly after that finding a […]

Twitter Launches Pop-Up Notifications On The Web

A new Twitter experiment was revealed yesterday, hinting at notifications on the web, and today the social network announced they are rolling out. Instead of having to look over the stream or head on over to your “Notifications” or “Direct messages” tab, users can now receive real-time notifications that appear as a small pop-up on […]

The Biggest #TeenagerProblems, According To Twitter

It’s tough being a teenager these days. I mean, can you imagine living in a world where you’re only allowed to travel as far as your wifi signal? It would be terrible. The #TeenagerProblems hashtag has been trending today and it turns out that not having wifi is the biggest problem keeping teens up at […]

Lee Ryan Addresses Gay Rumors

The former British boy band and Celebrity Big Brother member, Lee Ryan, responded to gay claims on Twitter saying: “I don’t care if people think I’m gay, I would be proud.” When addressing the orgies on CBB earlier in January, Ryan admitted to having sex with men before. While still on the show, the former […]

CNN To Launch New Online News Show For Twitter

CNN is getting serious about appealing to the Twitter generation with a new news show designed for Twitter. The new show, which is apparently going to be 15 seconds long (we’re not making this up) is said to  be “a bite-sized video news series built specifically to be viewed and shared on Twitter called Your […]

Racy Photo Of Megan Good Gets Twitter Talking

  A racy photo of actress Megan Good has Twitter talking, with interest in the actress rating highly in Twitter trends. The photo (below, potentially NSFW) shows Good scantily clad, and doesn’t leave a lot to the imagination. Good is best know for playing the lead on NBC’s drama series Deception. She has also appeared […]

Instagram Surpasses Facebook And Twitter Usage Among Teens [Study]

According to a spending assessment study titled “Taking Stock with Teens” from Piper Jaffray, a full-service investment bank and asset management firm, Instagram has surpassed the social media networks Facebook and Twitter in usage among teens. With advertising becoming more commonplace on social media, marketing research is important in order to hone demographic interest. For […]

3-Column Twitter Profile Dimensions: How To Setup Header And Profile Pics

Have you just logged into your Twitter account, only to find out that a new 3-column Twitter profile has debuted? You might notice that your profile pic is a little bit fuzzy and that you are now being urged to upload a header image. Fear not Twitter users, we are here to provide you with […]

Here Are Some (Legal) Prostitute Selfies, Because Why Not [Photos]

The world’s oldest profession is officially using the world’s newest form of media. This morning, I got an email from Sheri’s Ranch, which is a legal brothel near Las Vegas. According to a rep with the cathouse, the ladies of Sheri are hopping on the selfie trend this year. Per the rep: “The selfie is […]

Twitter Web Notifications Being Tested Inside Browsers

Twitter notifications may soon find their way into your web browser. The micro-blogging service is currently beta testing the notifications feature. According to Twitter the new feature allows users to “receive notifications in your web browser.” The Twitter web notifications feature was first spotted by Michel Wester at Websonic. Wester logged into one of his […]

Twitter Users Have A Laugh With #RejectedIceCream Names

Twitter users are having a good laugh with the joke naming meme #RejectedIceCream. As the hashtag suggests, users put forward suggested names for ice cream that have been rejected. The idea for the meme originated with the Comedy Central show @midnight. The variety of suggested names run a range through from the innocent, to the […]

Amanda Bynes Shares Bikini Pics On Twitter, But In A Normal Way, Not A Crazy Way

Amanda Bynes shared a big “thank you” with her supportive fans on Twitter in the form of a couple of bikini shots from her vacation in Cabo. While “Amanda Bynes” and “bikini shots” might cause a few to cringe after an odd handful of NSFW pics she shared last year, don’t you worry. These are […]

Demi Lovato ‘Vaguebooks’ Latest Nudes With Spanish Boxing Tweet

More nude photos of Demi Lovato have made their way online over the weekend, and while the singer hasn’t yet responded in any official capacity, she’s expertly vaguebooking the whole situation. Cell phone photos published by Egotastic on April 5 apparently show a very grainy Lovato in various states of undress, as well as photos […]

Twitter’s New Three Column Design Is Striking, Familiar

We told you before that Twitter was testing a new design. Now we are starting to see the fruits of that labor as they have officially announced it on their blog and are officially bringing it to every Twitter user, eventually. I’m not the first to say it looks a lot like Facebook and I […]