Twitter suspends The Fader's account and a handful of other music blogs

Twitter suspends The Fader's account and a handful of other music blogs

Twitter has suspended accounts of music lifestyle/news publication The Fader along with several other music-centric blogs. On Tuesday morning, Twitter users began posting the hashtag #FreeFader to show support for the publication and confusion about the account’s absence on the social platform. As the day went on, other sites such as 2DOPEBOYZ, Hip Hop N…

Instagram's algorithm is ruining my life with your Father's Day posts

Instagram's algorithm is ruining my life with your Father's Day posts

As a rule, social networks are terrible at understanding their human users — no matter the ooey-gooey platitudes about bringing us “closer together” their executives piece together.  Never has this been more clear than over the past few days, when Instagram’s algorithm continually shoved well-meaning but emotionally ruinous “happy Father’s Day!” garbage down my throat….

Want to become a social media celeb? There's a college degree for that

Want to become a social media celeb? There's a college degree for that

Wanna become an Instagram star? Now, you can get a formal education for that. A university in China is offering courses that are meant to equip students with the skills they need for online fame. SEE ALSO: Instagram influencers are utter nonsense, and Fyre Fest proves it From make-up classes, catwalk practice to dance performances,…

Twitter totally solves all of its problems with new profile photos

Twitter totally solves all of its problems with new profile photos

Twitter finally made it happen. With a simple redesign, the beloved social media giant has solved all of its problems. You heard it here first. Every. Single. One. Of. Them.  SEE ALSO: Why all the cool kids are migrating to Mastodon The racism, sexism, harassment, bots, fake news, Donald Trump, and all of its other…

Twitter just changed almost every part of its iOS app

Twitter just changed almost every part of its iOS app

Twitter just got a major facelift. The company just unveiled a series of changes, including a major overhaul of its iOS app, as well as changes to the look and feel of some of its most important features, like the reply button. SEE ALSO: Apple’s iOS 11 will take Facebook and Twitter down a notch…

The 'Covfefe Act' is now a thing that exists, because of course it does

The 'Covfefe Act' is now a thing that exists, because of course it does

Today in “things we really wish didn’t need to happen,” Democratic Representative Mike Quigley has introduced the Covfefe Act.  No, we’re not kidding. The Illinois congressman shared a statement on his website on Monday morning explaining that the Presidential Records Act has been expanded to include any social media posts shared by the President of…

Binky is a fake social media app for antisocial people

Binky is a fake social media app for antisocial people

Social media is an ingrained part of modern life in 2017. Checking what’s happening on Facebook, Twitter, and other networks throughout the day is a habit for millions of people, even if it’s just to see how many likes that epic pic of your glow-in-the-dark donut is getting. SEE ALSO: Yes, the White house social…

Amber Rose's 'fire ass feminist post' too hot for Instagram

Amber Rose's 'fire ass feminist post' too hot for Instagram

Amber Rose wants to #bringbackthebush.  So naturally, the activist and star posted a very NSFW photo of her pubic hair to Instagram on Friday night.  SEE ALSO: J.K. Rowling just dropped a searing feminist tweetstorm everyone should read Wearing her signature shades, a black coat, black bikini top, and no bottoms, Rose reclined against a…