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Danica Patrick: Just Like Us. Sometimes.

Danica Patrick has endured a few exciting changes recently. The lovely racing starlet has teamed up with the Florida Lottery, and as a result has added a little pink to her No. 10 GoDaddy Chevrolet. The Florida Lottery has come …

Cat Perches On Cop, Looks For “Mew” Evidence

A cat perched on a cop during a burglary investigation. Then, like so many cats before it, it went viral. Portland Police Sgt. Pete Simpson said that officers were responding to a call from a woman who arrived home and …

With Social Media Advertising, Are People Just Tuning Out? With Social Media Advertising, Are People Just Tuning Out?

Companies often believe they can use social media to increase brand awareness and tap into a new customer base. But, as Gallup findings suggest, consumers are highly adept at tuning out brand-related Facebook and Twitter content. These channels do not …

Twitter Announces SnappyTV Acquisition Twitter Announces SnappyTV Acquisition

Twitter announced on Thursday that it has acquired SnappyTV, which lets broadcasters edit TV snippets for social media. Twitter Director of Product Management Baljeet Singh explains the reasoning behind the acquisition: “One of the best ways to follow events as …

Twitter Now Supports Animated GIFs Twitter Now Supports Animated GIFs

Twitter announced through its support account today that users can new share and view animated GIFs on Twitter.com, and in its Android and iPhone apps. Here’s proof: Starting today, you can share and view animated GIFs on http://t.co/wJD8Fp317i, Android and …

John Anthony Brooks’ Game-Winner Made Twitter Absolutely Explode John Anthony Brooks’ Game-Winner Made Twitter Absolutely Explode

Sure, there are plenty of great reaction videos showing crazed U.S. soccer fans losing their collective mind in the 87th minute of Monday’s World Cup game against Ghana. But I just love this simple timelapse of Twitter activity before and …

Zachary Levi Announces Marriage Via Twitter

Zachary Levi is officially off the market! The Thor: The Dark World actor reportedly tied the knot over the weekend. On Monday, June 16, Levi and his new wife Melissa “Missy” Peregrym took to Twitter with an official announcement about …

Twitter Lets You Embed Tweets in Your Own Tweets Twitter Lets You Embed Tweets in Your Own Tweets

Currently, if you want to rebroadcast a tweet and provide your own commentary, there are two ways to do it. First, you can copy the tweet, add ‘RT’ in front of it, and provide your commentary either before or after …

NBA Stars Read More Mean Tweets About Themselves

For the second time, Jimmy Kimmel has given us a special NBA-themed version of one of the best bits in his repertoire – celebrities reading mean tweets about themselves. This time, you’ll find NBA stars like Amar’e Stoudemire, Paul George, …

Drew Barrymore Shares First Pics Of Baby Frankie

Drew Barrymore is finally sharing pictures of the newest addition to her family. On Thursday, Drew tweeted a picture of herself holding her two daughters, one-year-old Olive and two-month-old Frankie. Drew is seen wearing a white t-shirt that reads “Mother …

Anna Kendrick Claims She Hasn’t Been Hit on in 5 Years

Anna Kendrick recently told Elle magazine that she hasn’t been hit on in five years. Difficult as it may be to believe, Kendrick said she “honest to God” hasn’t been hit on since 2009′s Up in the Air, the romantic …

City, Mayor Sued Over Arrest of Parody Tweeter City, Mayor Sued Over Arrest of Parody Tweeter

The ACLU has taken up the case of a Peoria, Illinois man who is suing the city and its Mayor for violation of his First and Fourth Amendment rights. 29-year-old Jon Daniel is suing Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis (shown above), …

Twitter Launches Website Tag For Remarketing Twitter Launches Website Tag For Remarketing

Twitter announced the launch of a new website tag for remarketing, which will enable advertisers to create tailored audiences from the Twitter Ads interface. Twitter launched tailored audiences retargeting globally in December. This lets advertisers retarget ads to people who …

Twitter Forecast: Cloudy with a Certainty of Hyperlocal Weather Targeted Ads Twitter Forecast: Cloudy with a Certainty of Hyperlocal Weather Targeted Ads

In the near future, you can expect to see a new type of promoted tweet that’s appearing in your feed because it’s raining outside. Or because the forecast calls for a b-e-a-utiful weekend. Twitter has partnered with The Weather Company …

Sarah Palin Tweets Excerpt From Hillary’s Book

Sarah Palin took to Twitter this week to share an excerpt from Hillary Clinton’s new book, which has made headlines with a story about the Obama administration and a request for an attack on Palin. Once Palin was announced as …

George R.R. Martin Finally Joins Twitter, Where He Can Continue to Screw with Characters George R.R. Martin Finally Joins Twitter, Where He Can Continue to Screw with Characters

You favorite beetle-crusher, A Song of Ice And Fire author George R.R. Martin, has finally joined the world of Twitter. He immediately slew about 80 characters. Even though he used his first tweet to announce his lack of commitment to …

Friskies Dear Kitten: Everybody Loves This Commercial [VIDEO]

A viral video from cat food company, Friskies went viral and generated more than 5 million views on YouTube in just four days. This goes to show that cats still rule the World Wide Web. In the video, an older …

CIA Joins Twitter to Do Throwback Thursday CIA Joins Twitter to Do Throwback Thursday

The Central Intelligence Agency, apparently bored out of their collective f*cking minds, has decided to ‘go social.’ This popped up a couple of hours ago: We can neither confirm nor deny that this is our first tweet. — CIA (@CIA) …

Twitter Acquires Namo Media To Add Its Native Ad Tech To MoPub Twitter Acquires Namo Media To Add Its Native Ad Tech To MoPub

Twitter has acquired Namo Media, a native advertising company known for in-stream ad technology. It’s backed by Google Ventures, betaworks, Trinity Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, and Susa Ventures as well as angel investors including Kevin Scott, Chung-Man Tam, Keith Coleman, Garrick …

Kylie Minogue Refutes Record Label Split Rumors

Kylie Minogue has been a big subject in the music world over the past week. Rumors have been circulating about the Aphrodite singer-songwriter reportedly being dropped by her label, Parlophone Records. However, it appears the rumors are quite far from …

Kylie Minogue Takes To Twitter Over Label Rumors

Kylie Minogue is as susceptible to the rumor mill as anyone else, and this time around the story is about a feud between the singer and her record label. Minogue took some time to address the story on Monday, taking …