Just stop already.
Just stop already.
The BJP, the party likely to win the Indian elections, is spamming everyone on Twitter with pleas to vote for Narendra Modi as the next prime minister.
“I know that it’s not OK for me to be doing this, but I just can’t do it anymore,” says Maddie Yates in the video she posted before her death. If you or someone you know is considering suicide, please seek help. Call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.
YIKES. This is very NSFW and US Airways is looking into what happened exactly.
The app wants to filter through Facebook events and tell you who of those attending are single.
And I love every bit of it. “Let’s get social!”
Where hope goes to die.
“Crazy in Love” doesn’t even begin to describe it.
Hey social media people, this is not how you respond to customer complaints.
“Once they arrest whoever they can at protests, they will come after the Facebook and Twitter users next,” one activist said.
@RVP is not a multi-millionaire Dutch footballer but an Indian IT consultant. He gets tons of abuse on Twitter but his responses are priceless.
DELETE. UNLIKE. UNFOLLOW.
Thanks to social media, now we can all be True Detectives.
The company disclosed the statistic in its annual filing on Monday. Retailers have long been debating the impact of social media on sales, and this would indicate it matters.
Might be best to take a time out, everyone. All statuses via @worst_status.
Social news start-up Newswhip imagines how newspapers would look if their front pages featured stories that had been shared most on their respective websites, as opposed to being determined by the Editor. In each case the original front page is on the left, and the “people powered” one on the right. (via blog.newswhip.com)
LA-based comedian Laurie Kilmartin’s father, who has lung cancer, checked into a hospice on Feb. 20.
Annie Clark’s new single depicts social media users as narcissistic zombies, but it’s more of a reflection of someone who fears losing control in a digital world.
With more participants every day, and an annual online festival, a once new form of storytelling comes into its own. Five mini-interviews with five authors of five different forms of Twitter fiction.
Did they get engaged too? What is this, an epidemic?
The viral picture of the model was posted by someone pretending to the man on the left.
Sponsorship of the Brit Awards? A lot of money. A Twitter hashtag marketing campaign gone horribly wrong? Priceless.
Angry comments and death threats flooded the Wisconsin National Guard’s Facebook page after two “inappropriate” photographs were found on a soldier’s Instagram. Other veterans aren’t perturbed by the pictures.
Fox News’ highest rated host says the internet is ruining young people’s minds.
Tyler Mitchell does look like Cumberbatch and Chinese fans can’t get enough of him, but he’s not so keen on them.
Users can now select up to ten gender definitions, thanks to a feature spearheaded by Facebook’s Diversity Group.
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Facebook says no. At least one large gun-community page suggests otherwise.
The department-store company sent out some nonsensical tweets tonight, leading many to believe the person running the account was drunk or hacked. Turns out they were “tweeting with mittens” on, which was the plan all along.
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