Tag Archives: social media

  • Hater: A Dating App That Matches You by Things You Hate

    Hater: A Dating App That Matches You by Things You Hate

    When I was in college, I had three roommates: Two that I didn’t really speak to at first, and one that I avoided at all costs. Then, an interesting thing happened—one way or another, I found out that one thing I and the first two roommates had in common was our hatred of the third, […]

  • Instant Games Coming to Facebook Messenger (Video)

    Instant Games Coming to Facebook Messenger (Video)

    We all know that it goes down in the DM, but many are in the dark about what it actually is that’s going down there. For a clearer answer to that question, you have to switch from Twitter to Facebook Messenger, which has recently unveiled Instant Games that are assuredly much more entertaining than anything […]

  • Selfie Room Added to Russian Au Pont Rouge Department Store

    Selfie Room Added to Russian Au Pont Rouge Department Store

    The modern apparel shopping experience involves not just grabbing clothes off the rack and buying them, but also requires at least one selfie stop in order to maximize the social media capital from the excursion. Now, Russian department store Au Pont Rouge in Saint Petersburg have made that unofficial part of the ritual official with […]

  • Hype: An Interactive Video App From the Creators of Vine (Video)

    Hype: An Interactive Video App From the Creators of Vine (Video)

    A few days ago people all across the internet were shocked by the sudden announcement that the mega-popular social media video app Vine was coming to an end. But don’t worry: Some of the founders of Vine are coming back with a new social video app, called, audaciously enough, Hype. Despite the narrative satisfaction of […]

  • “Mean Tweets – President Obama Edition #2″ (Video)

    “Mean Tweets – President Obama Edition #2″ (Video)

    More than a year and a half ago, President Barack Obama made his “Mean Tweets” debut on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Now, he’s back for “Mean Tweets – President Obama Edition #2,” which should be a treat for everyone who’s enjoying Obama’s final months in office and his attendant carefree attitude. The lede in most publications […]

  • ‘Red Dead’ Franchise: New Installment Teased by Rockstar Games

    ‘Red Dead’ Franchise: New Installment Teased by Rockstar Games

    It’s been six years since the release of Red Dead Redemption, and ever since fans have been clamoring for a third installment in the video game franchise. According to a recent tweet by the official Rockstar Games Twitter account, a new Red Dead game appears to be in the works: pic.twitter.com/BklXMlZ0UQ — Rockstar Games (@RockstarGames) […]

  • Facebook Marketplace: For Buying and Selling Stuff Near You

    Facebook Marketplace: For Buying and Selling Stuff Near You

    Selling stuff online is a time-honored tradition dating back to the early days of Craigslist and even earlier. But selling stuff on Facebook is even more of a crapshoot than using Craigslist or eBay, dependent mostly on who happens to see and/or share your listing—but now a new feature called Facebook Marketplace facilitates the process […]

  • Snapchat Spectacles: Sunglasses That Record Snapchat Videos

    Snapchat Spectacles: Sunglasses That Record Snapchat Videos

    If you see a teen or two walking around your neighborhood wearing huge, cartoon-like sunglasses, don’t be alarmed: They’re just Snapchat Spectacles. Spectacles are Snapchat’s first entry into the hardware game, and they represent a new chapter in the saga of wearable tech. Snapchat Spectacles sync up with Snapchat, recording 10 seconds of video with […]

  • Dick Van Dyke Makes Impromptu Singing Performance at Denny’s (Video)

    Dick Van Dyke Makes Impromptu Singing Performance at Denny’s (Video)

    Show business legends don’t get much more universally adored than Dick Van Dyke, who has accomplished the twin feats of having an incredible career in comedy without being a total jerk in his private or political life. So yeah, you’re going to watch the video recently posted to the legend’s Facebook account featuring himself and […]