Tag Archives: Twitter

  • ‘uh huh honey': Kanye West’s Tweets, in Illustrated Book Form

    ‘uh huh honey': Kanye West’s Tweets, in Illustrated Book Form

    As you’ve undoubtedly heard, Kanye West is back on Twitter. Most of the attention he’s getting is based on his puzzling embrace of various niche right-wing cultural figures (a group that extends all the way up to President Donald Trump), but tucked away among the Scott Adams videos was a tweet about writing a book. Red […]

  • ‘Baller Support': LaVar Ball Answers Twitter Questions for WIRED (Video)

    ‘Baller Support': LaVar Ball Answers Twitter Questions for WIRED (Video)

    You’re familiar with the recurring WIRED feature Tech Support, which features celebrities answering questions submitted via Twitter, correct? And you’re also familiar with LaVar Ball, one of the most entertaining personalities in sports broadcasting today, right? So you already know that the two are a natural pair, and so it is with a new series […]

  • Loveflutter: A Dating App Exclusively for Verified Twitter Users

    Loveflutter: A Dating App Exclusively for Verified Twitter Users

    The blue check mark used on Twitter means that you can rest easy knowing that that’s the real James Woods, the same who starred in Casino and John Carpenter‘s Vampires, tweeting about Hillary Clinton all day. But it can also serve a more positive purpose, like serving as a badge of entry into Loveflutter, a […]

  • ‘Black Panther’ Poster Unveiled by Marvel

    ‘Black Panther’ Poster Unveiled by Marvel

    We live in a world of constantly escalating film promotion, and the latest example can be found in today’s Black Panther blitz from Marvel. The film’s first teaser trailer will premiere tonight during game 4 of the NBA Finals, but before that Marvel has also unveiled a new Black Panther poster to tide you over. […]

  • “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 […]

  • ‘The Book of Noodle': A New Multimedia Story From Gorillaz

    ‘The Book of Noodle': A New Multimedia Story From Gorillaz

    The social media activity of the greatest animated electronic band in history behind the Crescendolls has been the subject of scrutiny recently, with many believing that a new Gorillaz album is on the way. Now, we have something a little different, in keeping with the band’s history of animated vignettes telling their bizarre story; it’s The […]

  • Twitter Verified Accounts: Now Available to General Public

    Twitter Verified Accounts: Now Available to General Public

    It’s the end of an era: Twitter‘s famous blue check mark, the universal symbol of “that guy on Twitter is really that guy,” is now available to the general populace, and not just to famous celebrities and notable figures through a process that few understood. Twitter verified accounts, the official name for accounts blessed with […]

  • Top-Tweeted Emojis by Country Released by Twitter

    Top-Tweeted Emojis by Country Released by Twitter

    How much can you tell about a person from which emoji they use the most? You might get a slight glimpse into their personality, one that fits into what you know about them as a whole, but if they’re a stranger I don’t know if you can tell too much. However, when you expand that to […]