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Chick-fil-A’s PR Team May Have Pulled This Laughably Transparent Fake Facebook Account Stunt Chick-fil-A’s PR Team May Have Pulled This Laughably Transparent Fake Facebook Account Stunt
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Apparently, someone on Chick-fil-A’s PR team really sucks at PR, as this evidence suggests that someone is creating fake Facebook accounts to bolster their position in the midst of the company’s worst public image crisis ever. As you probably remember, …

Colorado Shooting Coverage On Reddit Is Better Than What You’ll See On TV Colorado Shooting Coverage On Reddit Is Better Than What You’ll See On TV
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The Colorado shooting during The Dark Knight Rises premier is another in a string of tragedies that nobody can really explain. That doesn’t mean the mainstream won’t try. They get their ratings on speculation and blaming everything from video games …

Facebook Engineer Tells Reddit Sorry For Blocking Imgur Links, Offers Cute Puppy Pic As Compensation Facebook Engineer Tells Reddit Sorry For Blocking Imgur Links, Offers Cute Puppy Pic As Compensation

Redditors are pretty protective of their Imgur. Though they may lambast the free image hosting site every now and then for having a tendency to be down for extended periods of time, redditors know that Imgur is their friend. And …

Reddit Reminds Everyone That the Site Only Has a Handful of Rules – So Follow Them Reddit Reminds Everyone That the Site Only Has a Handful of Rules – So Follow Them

Reddit, the modest community that has grown into one of the leading forces on the interwebs, only has a few rules. That’s because the site admins are proud of the fact that reddit is one to most open platforms for …

Facebook Engineer on iOS App: It Needs to Be Faster, and We’re Working on Exactly That Facebook Engineer on iOS App: It Needs to Be Faster, and We’re Working on Exactly That
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Late last month, a report emerged that said Facebook developers were hard at work building a new iOS app. Of course, Facebook users with iPhones rejoiced – I mean, that app is notoriously slow, clunky, and prone to crashing. Two …

Reddit Traffic Stats Show Huge Subreddits Reddit Traffic Stats Show Huge Subreddits
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Even if you’re only going by Alexa’s numbers, it’s clear Reddit.com is a huge site that garners a ton of traffic on a daily basis. Just consider the impact Reddit had on the Karen Klein donations, reddit’s ability gather a …

May July Be Forever Known As The Month The Internet Declared Its Independence May July Be Forever Known As The Month The Internet Declared Its Independence

There’s a lot of talk of freedom and independence during July, especially in America. It’s the core-founding principle of our nation that every citizen be entitled to their basic human rights – “Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” Shouldn’t …

Bullied Bus Monitor Receives Over $200K In Donations

This is quite an amazing story. Yesterday a video went viral of Karen Klein, 68 of Greece New York, getting bullied while on the job as a bus monitor for a bunch of middle schoolers. Here is the video and …

Reddit Responds to Domain Ban Backlash Reddit Responds to Domain Ban Backlash
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Yesterday it was reported that some publications began criticizing Reddit, the democratized social sharing forum, for banning certain domains from being posted to its website. The banned domains included respected publications such as The Atlantic and Phys.org. The reason for …

Reddit Bans “High-Quality” Domains That Game its Website Reddit Bans “High-Quality” Domains That Game its Website

Reddit is one of the most popular content, link, and news sharing sites on the internet. Members of the site “upvote” or “downvote” posts, allowing the best content to rise to the top and be seen prominently. That’s the way …

The Social Media Leaders [Infographic] The Social Media Leaders [Infographic]
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So you think you know everything about social media and networking? Well the truth is, it has been around a lot longer than Facebook, but like a lot of things on the internet, we don’t hear about them until they …

Scumbag Steve Goes From Meme To Spokesperson
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While you know him better as Scumbag Steve, Blake Boston is a living example of how to exchange Internet fame (infamy?) into real world financial gain. After finding his Internet fame via the Reddit collective, Scumbag Steve is about to …

Google+ Is from Mars, Pinterest Is from Venus Google+ Is from Mars, Pinterest Is from Venus

So every webpage you visit these days is required to have a minimum of twenty social media buttons so that visitors can send updates of their internet activities shooting across the web for all to see. I bet you didn’t …

Chrome Extension Lets You Study Smarter By Blocking Distracting Sites Chrome Extension Lets You Study Smarter By Blocking Distracting Sites

The internet is both the best and worst thing to ever happen to productivity. Anyone trying to get any work done in any capacity can attest to that. It’s a world of knowledge at your fingertips – an incredible network …

7-Year-Old Leaves Nasty Note to Parents About Password Protecting Their Computer
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This seven-year-old girl makes it pretty clear to her parents that she wants unlimited access to the family computer. “If you put a pas wword on that I will make your life a nitmare” Aside from the spelling errors, the …

Fried Roach With Your McDonald’s Hashbrowns?
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A man who was enjoying a nice warm McDonald’s hashbrown yesterday claims to have found a rather disgusting surprise at the bottom: a deep-fried insect. The man, identified on Reddit as LinkBoyJT, posted a photo of the offending potatoes, which …

Imgur Hits 2 Billion Page Views Per Month Imgur Hits 2 Billion Page Views Per Month

If you’ve ever been on reddit for more than about five minutes, you’ve heard of Imgur. The site ( which is pronounced “imager,” not “im-gur”) is easily reddit’s favorite image hosting service. Of course, Imgur’s popularity doesn’t just come from …

Reddit Users Surprise Terminally-Ill Man

Scott Widak, a forty-seven year old with Down syndrome who is now terminally-ill with liver disease, recently received a lot of encouragement from the Reddit community. Widak, who got tons of letters after a blog post, lives at home with …

Reddit’s TestPAC Raises $9,000 Against SOPA Creator Lamar Smith Reddit’s TestPAC Raises $9,000 Against SOPA Creator Lamar Smith
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Texas Representative Lamar Smith, creator of nasty Internet legislation SOPA, has attracted the ire of the Internet for quite some time. It wasn’t until recently that the Internet decided to do something about it beyond just a blackout or creating …

Scumbag Steve Debuts Scumbaggy Rap

In the annals of internet memedom, it’s hard to find a more widely used and recognized meme than Scumbag Steve. He’s the guy that asks for a ride and then spends the entire time dissing your car. He’s the guy …

EFF Thanks Reddit For Increased Donations EFF Thanks Reddit For Increased Donations

This week on the Electronic Frontier Foundation’s (EFF) Deeplinks blog, the organization put out a special thank you to redditors and friends for a recent surge in donations. Earlier this week a redditor named Hectorial posted a question to the …