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Pharrell Accused of Stealing Riff Pharrell Accused of Stealing Riff

Pharrell’s had a big week. Not only did he clean up at the Grammy’s this past Sunday winning for Producer of the Year-Non Classical, Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, Record of the Year and Album of the Year (wow, that’s a …

Katy Perry Reaches 50 Million Twitter Followers Katy Perry Reaches 50 Million Twitter Followers

Katy Perry has had a big week in music. The singer not only swept the no. 1 spot on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart with hit “Dark Horse,” the beauty just earned herself over 50 million Twitter followers. The whopping follower …

Miley Cyrus Says She Likes Weed and Elvis Miley Cyrus Says She Likes Weed and Elvis
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This article contains some graphic content Miley’s never been shy when it comes to speaking her mind and doing what she wants. The buzzed-blonde took to twitter announcing some of her favorite people and things from Elvis to marajuana. “some …

Tara Reid and Ian Ziering Set to Shoot Sharknado 2 Tara Reid and Ian Ziering Set to Shoot Sharknado 2

It really was just an inevitability, after the unexpected success of the Syfy original B-movie Sharknado, there had to be sequel. It’s now been confirmed that both Tara Reid and Ian Ziering will reprise their roles as April and Fin …

Katy Perry Is the First to Hit 50M Twitter Followers Katy Perry Is the First to Hit 50M Twitter Followers

29-year-old singer Katy Perry is officially the first user in the history of Twitter to hit 50 million followers. According to data on Twitter Counter’s top 100, Perry currently sits at 50,022,000+ followers. By contrast, she’s only following 130 people. …

Twitter Bought 900 Patents From IBM After Infringement Claims Twitter Bought 900 Patents From IBM After Infringement Claims

Twitter has acquired over 900 patents from IBM. The deal, which includes a cross-license agreement, was made last month, but the two companies have now formally announced it. IBM has received more patents in the U.S. than any other company …

Alec Baldwin’s TSA Twitter Tirade Alec Baldwin’s TSA Twitter Tirade
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Alec Baldwin isn’t a happy camper. On his way back from the Bahamas with wife and 5-month-old daughter, the actor took to Twitter to explain why his trip back from the Bahamas wasn’t full of sunshine. On the flight back …

Twitter Improves Search with New Filters Twitter Improves Search with New Filters
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It would be in Twitter’s best interest to become a true search destination – to have people check Twitter when they want to find photos, videos, and news on breaking topics. Search is just one arm of Twitter’s possible reach …

Pharrell Talks About His Now Famous Grammy Hat Pharrell Talks About His Now Famous Grammy Hat

While the Grammy’s are over, everyone is still buzzing about what went down on Sunday night at the Staple Center. But beyond Queen Bey’s saucy rendition of “Drunk in Love” Grammy viewers can’t seem to get over the hat that …

Here’s What You Can Do With Twitter On Android Now (And iPhone Soon) Here’s What You Can Do With Twitter On Android Now (And iPhone Soon)
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Twitter announced some updates to its mobile apps to give users some new photo editing options and quick access to more content. The new photo editing capabilities allow you to crop by selecting an aspect (like square or wide), and …

Trent Reznor Slams Grammy’s, Tweets “F–K YOU” To CBS Trent Reznor Slams Grammy’s, Tweets “F–K YOU” To CBS

Singer-songwriter Trent Reznor performed at the prestigious Grammy Awards for the first time on Sunday, Jan. 26. Reznor was slated to close the big award event in an all-star, stellar collaboration with Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl on drums, Josh Homme of Queens …

Pipeline Explosion Leaves Thousands in Brutal Cold Pipeline Explosion Leaves Thousands in Brutal Cold

The TransCanada natural gas pipeline explosion near Winnipeg, Canada caused a fire that burned for 12 hours Saturday, but the most disconcerting effects have proven to be the resulting elimination of heat in close to 4,000 homes. In what could …

Courtney Love Wins ‘Twibel’ Case Courtney Love Wins ‘Twibel’ Case

Courtney Love won a Twitter libel case where she was accused of defaming an attorney in a tweet she posted back in 2010. Love’s case marks the first time ever that a court has heard a libel suit against someone …

Nightclub Death: 2nd Woman Arrested, Looking For 3rd Nightclub Death: 2nd Woman Arrested, Looking For 3rd

As earlier reported by us, an innocent night out on the town left recent graduate Kim Pham lifeless on the sidewalk suffering from brain damage that resulted in her later death with other women now being charged with murder. Vanesa …

CNN’s Twitter, Facebook Hacked by Syrian Electronic Army CNN’s Twitter, Facebook Hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

Late Thursday night, CNN had a bunch of social media accounts hacked. The group responsible, the Syrian Electronic Army, announced their intent to “retaliate against CNN’s viciously lying reporting aimed at prolonging the suffering in Syria.” According to CNN, “the …

Twitter Launches Card Analytics Dashboard Twitter Launches Card Analytics Dashboard
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Twitter announced the launch of a new analytics offering for Twitter Cards today, aimed at helping publishers, marketers and developers understand how certain types of cards they’re using are performing. That includes tweets with pictures, videos, content previews, deep links …

Hassan Rouhani Isn’t Really Writing His Tweets Hassan Rouhani Isn’t Really Writing His Tweets

It’s not uncommon for a public figure to employ a social media guy – you know, someone whose job is to maintain and yes, even post statuses to their various social media accounts. But it’s news when it’s Iranian President …

Cutts On How Much Facebook And Twitter Signals Matter In Google Ranking Cutts On How Much Facebook And Twitter Signals Matter In Google Ranking
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Google put out a pretty interesting Webmaster Help video today with Matt Cutts answering a question about a topic a lot of people would like to understand better – how Facebook and Twitter affect Google rankings. “Facebook and Twitter pages …

University Janitor Draws Brilliant Maze For 7 Years University Janitor Draws Brilliant Maze For 7 Years

A Twitter user recently posted a photo of a beautifully rendered maze that her father drew. The labyrinths are getting a lot of attention on the web because the man who drew it is a humble dad who doesn’t want …

Biz Stone Looks To Lead Jelly As A Cross Between Evan Williams, Jack Dorsey and Dick Costolo Biz Stone Looks To Lead Jelly As A Cross Between Evan Williams, Jack Dorsey and Dick Costolo

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone appeared on Bloomberg Television today to talk about his new app Jelly, but ended up talking a bit about Twitter as well. His time at Twitter and the people he worked with there are apparently having …

Biz Stone Thinks Story In ‘Hatching Twitter’ Is Fair, Admits He Didn’t Read The Whole Thing Biz Stone Thinks Story In ‘Hatching Twitter’ Is Fair, Admits He Didn’t Read The Whole Thing

Twitter and Jelly co-founder Biz Stone appeared on Bloomberg Television today to mostly talk about Jelly, but he also talked a bit about Twitter. As you may know, Nick Bilton recently wrote a book called Hatching Twitter about the founding …