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ZunZuneo Case: Cuban-Twitter Designed To Stir Unrest

It comes as one of the stranger attempts for the U.S. government to attempt to stir unrest in Cuba—a social media platform, with a healthy dose of soccer and harmless news, to later be a political platform to stir unrest. …

Bacon Prices Up; Is Your BLT Diseased?

In a piece of apocalyptic news that rivals the blood moon tetrad, bacon prices are going up. The National Pork Board had to release a press statement about a virus called the “porcine epidemic diarrhea virus” (PEDV) that is killing …

Report: Twitter’s Ads ‘Consistently’ Deliver Higher Click-Through Rates Than Facebook’s Report: Twitter’s Ads ‘Consistently’ Deliver Higher Click-Through Rates Than Facebook’s

Resolution Media released a new report looking at social advertising trends, which found that advertisers invested 127% more in Facebook than in Twitter in 2013. The gap could narrow, however, as businesses voice their frustration with Facebook, and Twitter launches …

Hillary Clinton: I’m Thinking About It

It is the burning political question on everyone’s mind — no, not “Who’s John Galt?” — but rather: Will Hillary Clinton run? Many people take it as a foregone conclusion that Clinton will run for President in 2016. Hillary had …

Jennie Garth: Refused to Wait in Line? Or Victim of Racism?

Jennie Garth was refused entry to a club Monday night, but accounts differ on the reasons why. TMZ broke the story by posting the headline “SHE PLAYED THE ‘DO YOU KNOW WHO I AM’ CARD”. Their version of events goes …

Shoe Stabbing Murder Suspect Found Guilty

The jury trial of a Houston, Texas woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend to death with a stiletto heel in June reached a guilty verdict Tuesday. Ana Trujillo, 45, who stabbed Alf Stefan Andersson, 59, at least 25 times in …

Twitter Launches New Look And Features For Profiles Twitter Launches New Look And Features For Profiles

Twitter is launching a new look for profile pages, and some new features to go with it. The design features a large image across the top of the screen, even bigger than your Facebook cover photo. New features include Best …

Twitter Use Could Damage Relationships, Shows Study Twitter Use Could Damage Relationships, Shows Study

Social media is a wonderful new technology, keeping distant friends and relatives from across the world connected. However, being constantly connected is something that humans have not evolved for, and the unintended consequences of being socially connected at all times …

Twitter Acquires Cover, Keeps It Alive (For Now) Twitter Acquires Cover, Keeps It Alive (For Now)

Cover, an Android lockscreen app, announced that it has been acquired by Twitter. It’s unclear exactly what Twitter intends to do with it, but the app will remain active at least for now. In a blog post (via TechCrunch), the …

Amanda Bynes Shares Vacation Pics, Looks Healthy

Amanda Bynes recently shared some vacation photos on Twitter, and the troubled star is looking happy and healthy. The actress, who just turned 28, has been in Cabo San Lucas on vacation and is reportedly doing well in school, news …

HIMYM Alternate Ending To Be Released on DVD

[SPOILERS AHEAD] It’s no secret that a good series finale can be hard to pull off. Just look at the backlash popular shows such as LOST and Dexter received for their series finales, after all. Series co-creator and executive producer …

Live-Tweeted Birth: Company Loyalty on 1,000+

First off, #gross. Secondly, #kudos to a Twitter employee for taking her job more seriously than anyone else in the lunchroom. Beat that, Bob. Claire Diaz-Ortiz aka @Claire began to have contractions and decided to show us all what over-sharing …

Atlanta Archbishop Selling Mansion

Atlanta Archbishop Wilton Gregory said Saturday that he’ll move out of his $2.2 million mansion and place it on the market in early May, after coming under harsh criticism for building such opulent digs. Gregory said he’ll contribute the funds …

Downton Abbey Cast Told to Stay Off Twitter

Keeping celebrities from Twitter is like trying to hold down the tide. Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes has felt compelled to tell his cast to stay away from social media — Twitter in particular — during filming of new episodes …

James Franco Apologizes for Scamming on Teen

During a guest appearance Friday on Live With Kelly & Michael, actor James Franco addressed the controversy surrounding his attempt at a digital dalliance via Instagram with a 17-year-old female. The incident occurred after Scottish tourist Lucy Cloude was standing …

Pussy Riot Meets Hillary Clinton

While Pussy Riot members Maria Alekhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova were attending the Women In The World Summit at the Lincoln Center in New York Friday, a Moscow court cleared the two of their inciting religious hatred charges stemming from one …

Samsung’s Obama/Ortiz Selfie Ad Miffs White House Samsung’s Obama/Ortiz Selfie Ad Miffs White House

Earlier this week, President Obama welcomed the Boston Red Sox to the White House to honor their 2013 World Series run. It wasn’t huge news, as the President of the United States has been welcoming championship sports teams to the …

Sarah Jessica Parker’s Twitter Battle

Sarah Jessica Parker is the epitome of class. Whether she’s blowing fans away with her glamorous looks on and off the red carpet or being an adorably loving mom, the Sex and the City actress has completely stolen our hearts. …

Amish Filmed Moving House by Hand

A small borough of a few hundred residents in Pennsylvania called Spartansburg is home to an Amish community that was recently filmed moving a 24′ by 36′ house by hand. Spartansburg resident Perry Clabbatz was amazed to see roughly 80 …

Chile Aftershock Registers Magnitude 7.6

The U.S. Geological Survey reports that a magnitude 7.6 aftershock rattled Chile’s northern coast late Wednesday night, triggering a tsunami warning for regions of that country and Peru. The significant tremor came after an April 1st magnitude 8.2 quake generated …

Fort Hood Shooting Not Linked to Terrorism

A senior Department of Homeland Security spokesperson has stated that the shooting that occurred Wednesday at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas was a “soldier on soldier” incident, and that no links to terrorism have yet been suspected. The Homeland Security …