Twitter: Only Counting Your Words And Dumping @Name

Twitter is changing how it counts its 140 character tweet limit and it is literally saying Goodbye @. Goodbye, .@: These changes will help simplify the rules around Tweets that start with a username. New Tweets that begin with a…

Twitter Grabs More Control Over Your Timeline

Recently, you may have seen some tweets in your Twitter timeline that confused you. Why? Because the tweets are coming from people that you don’t actively follow. This may have pissed you off, and if so, you wouldn’t be alone.…

Rick Perry Sourpuss Photo with Obama Draws Laughs

Given all the uproar lately about President Obama’s DACA memorandum and the immigration battle that it has spawned, the president’s recent visit to Texas to pow-wow with Governor Rick Perry would be expected to be a tense meeting. “It’s not…

Neko Case Playboy Tweet Stirs Debate

Singer Neko Case has come out swinging against, Playboy. Now, when you first hear that, you probably imagine some battle of the sexes royale with an empowered and empowering female heroine on one side and a stodgy old men’s magazine…

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.…

Pope Francis Marks One Year as Pontiff

Pope Francis is now one year into his tenure as Bishop of Rome and leader of the Catholic Church as a whole. And what a year it’s been! The past 12 months have seen more news come out of the…

Courtney Love Twibel Verdict Will Be a Game Changer

Who would have ever guessed that Courtney Love would be involved in a court case that could set major precedent over internet defamation laws? Currently, social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook are a bit like the Wild West.…

Dee Dee McCarron Commits Epic Twitter Fail

Perhaps Dee Dee McCarron (AKA Dee Dee Bonner) was jealous that it wasn’t her son A.J. giving an emotion-filled post game reaction after leading his team to a touchdown winning drive in the waning seconds of the BCS Title Game…

Lolo Jones Tweets about Rachel Jeantel

New rule: Lolo Jones, Olympic hurdler, has to stay away from social media and any other technology that enables her to voice her thoughts to the general population. Watching the testimony of Rachel Jeantel, witness in the George Zimmerman/Trayvon Martin…

Skinny Jeans, Star Wars, and Sandy

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work…