Social Media
Social Media

2015 ranked the most social #BlackFriday yet

This year's Black Friday social media campaigns have broken social media records and has been rated the most social to date, including many traditional and untraditional campaigns and those extending into other countries.
Social Media

Facebook to offer four months parental leave to all full-time employees

Facebook now offers full-time employees four months parental leave. The new benefits are intended to allow fathers, those in same-sex relationships, and employees in other locations, time to bond with their babies.
Social Media

Hyatt is serving customers through Facebook Messenger

Using the Facebook Messenger app, users will be able to easily reach Hyatt. They can also make reservations and engage in live conversations with the company's chat support team.
Social Media

Teens promote safe sex unsafely with newest trend #CondomChallenge

Teens are participating in a new Internet craze referred to as the #CondomChallenge intended to promote safe sex and condom use, which involves dropping a condom filled with water over your head.
Social Media

Snapchat slashes its ad prices by a whopping amount

Snapchat, the "disappearing message" social network popularized by millennials, has cut its price for ad placement significantly in a bid to lure in more advertisers who want their ads put in front of younger consumers.
Wearables

Vine’s updated iOS app means you can squint at tiny video clips on the Apple Watch

We know what you've been thinking, 'why can't you watch videos on your Apple Watch?' Now you can, thanks to the latest Vine iOS app update, which shows favorite and featured Vine lists on your wrist.
Social Media

Jessica Jones is four times more popular on Twitter than The Man in the High Castle

Netflix and Marvel's new show "Jessica Jones" debuted on November 20th alongside Amazon's newest drama series "The Man in The High Castle" and attracted more attention on Twitter than its Amazon counterpart. The Twitter performance of…
Movies & TV

A long search ago: Google adds gold Star Wars crawl for famed franchise phrase

Type the words 'a long time ago, in a galaxy far far away' into Google, and you'll get a pretty cool result as the mega media company helps celebrate the upcoming launch of the new Star Wars movie, The Force Awakens.
Cool Tech

Jeff Bezos aerospace startup Blue Origin makes first successful rocket landing on Earth 3:13

Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos made his first tweet since launching a Twitter account in 2008 to celebrate Blue Origin's successful rocket landing. The rocket managed to land back on Earth successfully, a first in the aerospace…
Mobile

Bangladesh bans Facebook and chat apps for being used to carry out crimes

Facebook, Messenger, WhatsApp, and Viber have all been banned in Bangladesh, following an accusation that the chat apps are being used to commit crimes. Civil unrest in the country is high, after the execution of two high-profile…
Mobile

New evidence shows narcissistic rats are waiting to take selfies using your phone

A rat has been caught taking a selfie using a sleeping man's smartphone. The frightening event took place on the New York subway, and was captured on video, suggesting rats are desperate to become part of generation selfie.
Photography

Brompton Bikes launches Instagram film contest for city explorers 1:12

Foldable-bicycle specialist Brompton is offering the chance to win some free travel and bikes in a short-film contest judged by Guy Ritchie, among others. All you have to do is enter a 15-second video with the theme "unseen city"…