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Crayola Facebook Hacked, Company Apologizes for Non-Family-Friendly Posts

Crayola Facebook Hacked, Company Apologizes for Non-Family-Friendly Posts

By Josh Wolford January 13, 2015

Crayola has been forced to apologize after its Facebook page was compromised earlier this week. The hack resulted in a handful of not-quite-family-friendly posts and some not-quite-happy families. “Our sincere apologies to our Facebook community for the inappropriate and offensive …

Shutterfly Congratulates You on Your Non-Existent New Baby Shutterfly Congratulates You on Your Non-Existent New Baby

Popular photo printing company Shutterfly has learned the dangers of mass emails the hard way, and has been forced to apologize after congratulating a bunch of new parents on their recent bundles of joy. What’s wrong with congratulating new parents …

Twitter Warns a Bunch of Users of Hack, Resets Their Passwords in Error Twitter Warns a Bunch of Users of Hack, Resets Their Passwords in Error

An email sent to some Twitter users warning them that their accounts may have been compromised was sent in error, according to Twitter. “Twitter believes that your account may have been compromised by a website or service not associated with …

Twitter Typos Rarely Get Worse than This One from Obama’s Communication Advisor Twitter Typos Rarely Get Worse than This One from Obama’s Communication Advisor

Twitter typos can happen to anyone – and they frequently do. Seriously, I can’t even count the times that I’ve tweeted about just how ducking mad I am about something. I blame my fat thumbs. In a similar thumb screwup …

Riley Cooper Returns To Team, Practices Riley Cooper Returns To Team, Practices

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After taking some time away from his team following his oft-documented adventures in racism at that fateful Kenny Chesney concert, Riley Cooper has officially rejoined the Philadelphia Eagles, which obviously includes him rejoining the teammates he offended with his drunken …

How Many Teammates Did Riley Cooper Just Alienate? How Many Teammates Did Riley Cooper Just Alienate?

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So yeah, Riley Cooper at the Kenny Chesney concert happened, and it appears as if the Internet is currently tripping over its collective self in an effort to respond. In case you missed it, the wide receiver for the Philadelphia …

Twitter Busted Using Fake Tweets From Real Users To Promote New TV Ad Targeting Twitter Busted Using Fake Tweets From Real Users To Promote New TV Ad Targeting
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Back in May, Twitter announced its new TV ad targeting capabilities for advertisers. On Tuesday, the offering officially left beta as Twitter announced general availability in the U.S., along with some new analytics to go with it. This is an …

eBay Gives $1000 to Dad Whose Toddler Accidentally Bought a Car, Wins Today’s PR Trophy eBay Gives $1000 to Dad Whose Toddler Accidentally Bought a Car, Wins Today’s PR Trophy
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We all know it’s dangerous to give your toddler your smartphone. Beyond the chance that they may just hurl it against a wall or something, you have to assume that all of that random button pushing is going to result …

John Calipari’s Key To City Plaque Is Wrought With Misspellings John Calipari’s Key To City Plaque Is Wrought With Misspellings

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While touring the state of Kentucky, showing off the hardware his Kentucky Wildcats basketball team won, head coach John Calipari is being treated as an untouchable, even more so than he was before he captured the school’s eighth championship. Aside …

Mafia Wars Virus Infected Air Force Drones Mafia Wars Virus Infected Air Force Drones
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Recently, there were reports of a virus infecting the drone aircraft used by the United States Air Force, much like the one that leads this article. While the impact of the infection appears to be minimum, provided you take the …

NFL Brings Out Twitter Losers, Winners NFL Brings Out Twitter Losers, Winners

Now that the NFL has secured 10 years of labor “peace” between the owners and the players — aside: how much money would owners make without the players? — the news concerning player movement is coming hot and heavy. So …

Japan/USA Final Brings Out Facebook’s Ugly Side Japan/USA Final Brings Out Facebook’s Ugly Side
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Social media, because of things like this, every time I think I can’t quit you, something like this shows up and I’m disgusted with myself for even being associated with the applicable platform. Now, I’m not talking about screw ups …