Tag Archives: social media

Kendall Jenner Wants You to Know She Works Hard as a Model, So Don’t Even Try to Discredit Her Work

It might seem like Kendall Jenner became a famous model overnight - that she didn't have to work as hard as others in the industry because of her family's show, Keeping Up With the Kardashians , and her name. This is the exact perception Kendall is trying to change in the February issue of Harper's Bazaar . The model, who graces the cover in Calvin Klein, shared her thoughts on today's definition of a supermodel, saying: "I feel like social media obviously has a lot to do with how it's different.

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Pokemon GO Community Day Jan 2018: Special Surf Pikachu

Niantic revealed Pokemon GO Community Day this week as a monthly event that’ll take place at parks around the world. “Pokémon GO Community Day is an opportunity for Trainers around the world to meet up at their local parks to make new friends and experience what it means to be a part of this special community.” Niantic announced that these … Continue reading

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This Victoria’s Secret Model Drew the Attention Straight to Her Baby Bump in a Teeny-Tiny Bikini

Candice Swanepoel is vacationing in Brazil with fellow Victoria's Secret model Doutzen Kroes , and between the two of them, it's been nonstop bikini moments. After sharing some bikinigrams on social media, Candice was spotted showing off her baby bump in an new orange-and-brown two-piece on the beach. The tie-dye print immediately reminded us of something we'd make at Summer camp, and the bikini could possibly be part of Candice's new swimsuit line , Tropic of C

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Facebook apologizes for inconsistent hate speech enforcement

Facebook has apologized for its uneven enforcement involving hate speech, allowing some offensive content to remain while removing others. A recent report called attention to the discrepancy, showing some offensive posts that were allowed to remain while others were deleted

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CNN kills its daily Snapchat news show ‘The Update’ after 4 months

While Snapchat, as an app, continues to be a hit among millennial social media users, as a platform for more traditional forms of media it continues to be a gamble.

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Facebook and Universal just cut a huge music licensing deal

Facebook and Universal Music Group have inked a deal that will see the label’s music licensed across Facebook, Instagram, and Oculus. The deal, announced today, will mean that users of the services will be able to upload videos containing licensed music that once would’ve seen their clips deleted for copyright infringement.

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Facebook declares war on “engagement bait”

In combating things like fake news, misleading ads, and even revenge porn, Facebook certainly has a lot on its plate at the moment. That isn’t stopping it from waging a new war on what it calls “engagement bait.” It doesn’t matter how long you’ve used Facebook, you’ve likely encountered engagement bait before, and now the company is looking to get … Continue reading

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Facebook warns against passively browsing your News Feed

Facebook has once again faced sharp criticism over the potential negative effects social media can have on someone’s life, but this time it is back with more than a simple statement. The company has warned that passively browsing your News Feed could have a negative effect on your mood, citing research the found passive activities may lead to feeling bad … Continue reading

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Instagram update lets you follow hashtags to stay in the loop

Discovery is becoming an increasingly large part of social media. After all, if you can easily follow topics you’re interested in, you’re not only more likely to stay on a site like Facebook or Instagram, but you’re also more likely to come back. It shouldn’t come as much of a surprise, then, that Instagram is today launching new tools that … Continue reading

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Vine co-founder begins teasing a successor

Back in 2016, Vine fans were blindsided when Twitter announced its plan to shut the service down.

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