- Who is Dequan? Twitter Trends Fictitious Character Name That Humors Some And Offends Others
July 07 2014 4:09 PM
Fictitious character "Dequan" became a top trending topic on Twitter Monday.
- Kylie Jenner Reportedly Wants Plastic Surgery To Look Like Kendall
July 06 2014 8:04 PM
Kylie Jenner reportedly wants to get cosmetic surgery because she's jealous of sister Kendall.
- Ronda Rousey Only Needs 16 Seconds To Defend Belt
July 06 2014 5:43 PM
Ronda Rousey knocked out Alexis Davis at UFC 175 in 16 seconds.
- Miley Cyrus Gets New Tattoo
July 06 2014 4:43 PM
Miley Cyrus let her nipple go free on Instagram to show off her new tattoo.
- Governments, Commercial Interests Could Hamper Internet Growth
July 05 2014 9:08 PM
Internet architect notes repressive governments will work hard to prevent the spread of information.
- Bieber Fan Alicia Tamboia Mourned With #RIPAlicia
July 05 2014 5:20 PM
Justin Bieber fan Alicia Tamboia died on the Fourth of July after a car accident.
- Syrian Electronic Army Hacks Israeli Military's Twitter, Claims Nuke Leak
July 03 2014 5:51 PM
The hackers claimed an attack on Dimona, the home of Israel's presumed nuclear arsenal.
- Privacy Group Grumbles Over Facebook Mood Experiments To FTC
July 03 2014 2:54 PM
The group is also asking Facebook to make the News Feed algorithm public.
- A Cynical Look At Burger King’s Pride Whopper
July 03 2014 2:36 PM
The fast-food giant’s viral video was less about inclusion than about selling burgers.
- Teen Who Hunts Endangered Animals In Africa Condemned By Humane Society
July 03 2014 11:09 AM
Kendall Jones, the Texas teen whose Facebook photos posing with endangered animals she hunted in Africa went viral, has a new enemy on her list: The Humane Society.
- Facebook's Freewheeling Data Scientists Under Scrutiny
July 03 2014 2:59 AM
Following the largely negative feedback to its “emotional contagion” experiment, Facebook's data science team now has a lot to answer for.
- Twitter Sued Over Spammy Texts
July 02 2014 4:06 PM
A class-action lawsuit accuses Twitter of sending illegal texts to recycled phone numbers without the owners’ consent.
- What Selfies Say About The New ‘Normal’ In Plastic Surgery
July 02 2014 12:58 PM
Plastic surgeons across the country are treating a younger clientele thanks to the growing demands of social media.
- Prep School’s Black Student Body President Force To Resign Because Of ‘Offensive’ Photos
July 02 2014 12:55 PM
Maya Peterson had to give up her role at the New Jersey prep school after she posted 'offensive' images mocking her "typical white classmates."
- 'We Never Meant To Upset You'
July 02 2014 11:56 AM
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg apologized for the way a controversial study was "communicated" on Wednesday.
- Facebook's Controversial Experiment Prompts UK Probe
July 02 2014 3:58 AM
If found guilty of manipulating the news feeds of hundreds of thousands of users, the company may have to cough up a hefty fine.
- Tim Howard, Julian Green Praised On Twitter After US Loss
July 01 2014 7:28 PM
The U.S. might be out of the World Cup, but the outstanding efforts of Tim Howard and Julian Green against Belgium are being praised on Twitter.
- Were You A Subject In Facebook’s Mood Experiment?
July 01 2014 5:05 PM
Facebook experimented on nearly 700,000 users but tinkering with their news feeds to see how it affected their emotions. But were you one of them?
- Teenage Trophy Hunter Called ‘Slut,’ Facing Death Threats
July 01 2014 4:58 PM
A 19-year-old game hunter was hoping for fame, but she got more than she bargained for after posting pictures of her trophy animals.
- Revenge Porn Now Banned In Colorado, Idaho
July 01 2014 3:25 PM
The unauthorized posting of explicit pictures or videos of an ex-lover is now illegal in a number of US states, with more legislation pending.