Location based service Gowalla has teamed up with singer Owl City for a new merchandise discount and giveaway program that involves Twitter and Facebook. The company will provide one lucky checkin use with a VIP trip to see Owl City play at ACL Live on July 27 while other Gowalla users will receive pins to…Continue Reading ›
Glenn Beck is busily working on his new “subscription TV Network” and while I personally can’t stand the guy, his new “virtual rewards program” which will help supplement the networks $4.95 to $9.95 per month fees is actually quite smart. The “GBTV” network is currently using MLB Advanced Media technology to power subscriptions, while Clear…Continue Reading ›
Wayne Rooney just got a hair transplant, and I mean just got a hair transplant. Rooney, the Manchester United football star, tweeted a photo of his fresh hair transplant, blood and all. Rooney said on Twitter: “Hi all there’s my head. It will take a few months to grow. Still a bit bloody to. But…Continue Reading ›
Rapper “The Game” watched as his Twitter account was hacked this weekend and messages about his sexuality and other rappers were spewed from his account. During the hack messages pertaining to Lil Wayne, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg were all posted and even Game himself was attacked. One tweet read: “im gay as hell,” and…Continue Reading ›
Pop star Avril Lavigne took to YouTube and Facebook today to announced that she has officially reached the 20 Million Facebook Fans milestone. Speaking about her fans she called them “the best” and said “I love you guys. ” Congrats to the “Complicated” singer on her social networking milestone and for all her fans here’s…Continue Reading ›
Towards the end of 2010 it was determined that Justin Bieber and his 6 million+ followers made up 3% of all Twitter conversations (based on statistics at the time) by mentioning the pop stars name and retweeting his thoughts, today Justin Bieber has reached over 10 million visitors. The pop star is only the second…Continue Reading ›
If you like the Comedy Central roasts, you might appreciate this social network version with Lisa Lampanelli and Gilbert Gottfried playing the parts of Foursquare and Twitter, respectively.