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38 Priceless Twitter Reactions to That NSFW US Airways Tweet

April 14, 2014
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Whoever sent that US Airways tweet is having a very bad day. But Twitter users most certainly are not. See also: US Airways Posts Extremely NSFW Photo on Its Twitter Feed People are having a ball after US Airways sent what may go down as the most offensive brand tweet of all time, which...

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US Airways Posts Extremely NSFW Photo on Its Twitter Feed

April 14, 2014
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The Twitter feed of US Airways posted an extremely not-safe-for-work picture on Monday that remained up for roughly one hour before it was eventually removed. The tweet from the company's feed was in response to a customer's tweet (screenshot below). The account then published a tweet in response to @ElleRafter that contained a lewd...

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A-List Investors, 1 Million Downloads: Is Selfie App ‘Shots’ For Real?

April 13, 2014
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There are two days that Shots CEO John Shahidi says he will never forget The first happened in December of 2011, when Shahidi was still running the mobile gaming company RockLive. He woke up to find one of his company's top mobile games, Heads Up, had crashed inexplicably. After quickly scanning Twitter to see...

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Twitter Announces Pop-Up Notifications for Web

April 10, 2014
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Twitter is bringing notification alerts to the web The company announced Thursday that users who access Twitter.com will soon receive pop-up notifications when others on the platform engage with them — for example, when a user retweets, mentions or messages them. See also: The Year in Twitter: Top Milestones of 2013 The notification will...

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Facebook Tweaks News Feed Algorithm to Combat ‘Spammy’ Posts

April 10, 2014
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Facebook is tweaking its news feed algorithm again, this time to combat posts that contains "like-baiting," duplicate content and "spammy links." Facebook says the algorithm change is in response to user feedback, and hopes to minimize the visibility of content the company considers "spammy." See also: How to Curate Your Facebook News Feed Included...

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Marutaro the Hedgehog Is the Internet’s Prickliest Star

April 10, 2014
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For a prickly little hedgehog, Marutaro has an impressive social media presence The hedgehog treats his 47,000 Twitter followers and 27,000 Vine followers to a smattering of adorable photos and videos showing off his affinity for soccer balls, bossa nova music and getting stuck inside cups But perhaps his cutest photos feature Marutaro behind...

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A Social Media Marketing Song Sounds Like an Awful Idea (But It’s Catchy)

April 9, 2014
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Finally, a theme song for all the social media marketers to rally around Mary McCoy, an employee of Continuum Managed Services, recently performed a little ditty titled "Lets Get Social" at the Social Media Marketing World Conference in San Diego. (We'll ignore the fact that this conference exists for the time being; there...

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11 Reasons Why Pulling Messenger From Facebook Mobile Is a Terrible Idea

April 9, 2014
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Facebook is making what could be its dumbest decision ever: It’s...

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Facebook’s Not Messing Around: Messenger Will Be the Only Way to Chat on Mobile

April 9, 2014
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When Facebook acquired standalone messaging app WhatsApp in February for $16 billion, the future of its own messaging app, Messenger, suddenly became unclear. Facebook seems to have settled those questions Wednesday: It's making sure Messenger is here for the long haul. See also: Messaging Wars: Vine vs. Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat Facebook will soon...

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Active Twitter Use Could Lead to Divorce and Infidelity, Study Says

April 7, 2014
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Twitter was originally created to help people feel more connected. The irony? Actively using the service may spell trouble for users' actual relationships New research from the University of Missouri found that active Twitter users are more likely to experience Twitter-related conflict in their romantic relationships, which in turn leads to other relationship issues...

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