Tag results for: Twitter


Artist Creates Celebrity Portraits Using Only Emojis

Some creative genius recently created a web app called emoji.ink, where you can create pictures and “paint” using some of your favorite emojis. It’s a pretty awesome time waster for when you’re bored (definitely don’t do it during work hours, though). To take things a step further, … READ MORE


“Breaking Bad” Series Finale Breaks Ratings and Piracy Records

The groundbreaking AMC series Breaking Bad finished up its brilliant five-season run last night, and the numbers seem to indicate the show’s reputation as a bona fide cultural phenomenon. 10.3 million viewers tuned in to see how the Walter White saga concluded, which is impressive in its … READ MORE


Facebook Officially Adds Clickable #Hashtags Function

In its ongoing battle against Twitter, social media Facebook officially adds clickable #hashtags as a function starting today. Currently as a roll-out version, the company will first introduce the function to a small number of Facebook Pages. Much like other social media site, a pop-up layer shows … READ MORE


Nike – Air Max Hunt in San Francisco & New York City | May 23rd, 2013

San Franciscans and New Yorkers will want to circle their calendars for Thursday, May 23rd. That’s the day Nike launches the Air Max Hunt in San Francisco and New York — essentially a citywide scavenger hunt for the Nike Air Max EM “Sunset Pack.” SF participants will … READ MORE


Twitter Launches Music Service

Twitter has debuted its highly anticipated music app. Dubbed Twitter #Music, the service can be downloaded starting today, allowing users to find music that’s popular on Twitter, based on the musical acts they follow. It also recommends band you might be interested in, displays the tracks that … READ MORE


President Barack Obama’s Election Win Message – Most Retweeted in Twitter History and Most Liked on Facebook

With his win last evening, President Barack Obama once again made American history on several fronts. Not only was he the first African American to assume the office, but the first African American president to be re-elected for a second term. The President broke records on the … READ MORE


#CPHsignals – Send Morse Code Signals Through Twitter

While the world continues to look toward a future full of virtual clouds and other wireless data transmission, three students from the Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design took on the task of renewing old maritime communication with the help of modern technology for their #CPHsignals project. Spurred to increase … READ MORE


Twitter – New San Francisco Headquarters | Detailed Look

Completed in 1937 as the Western Furniture Exchange and Merchandise Mart, the Art Deco monolith that dominated the corner of Market & 10th Street is an exchange once again. But rather than only house transactions of physical commodities,Market Square, as it is now called, is a bazaar … READ MORE


Nike Basketball Designer Apologized for Insensitive Twitter Comment on Derrick Rose’s Injury

In our ever interconnecting world and a 24/7/365 presence on the virtual-sphere, we’re all bound to make a mistake or two. It really all comes down to when. For Jason Petrie, the lead footwear designer at Nike Basketball and the architect behind LeBron James‘ signature line, that … READ MORE


Nike Implements Twitter RSVP System For Sneaker Releases – To Start With Air Jordan XII “Playoffs”

The line-up, camp-out, carnival-like atmosphere as well as the occasional riot and stampede will all be a thing of the past very soon. Perhaps to stemmed the ongoing negative press over its practices for exclusive edition launches, Nike is setting the stage for a new Twitter RSVP … READ MORE


Happy Birthday! Twitter!

5 years ago today, a person by the name of Jack Dorsey wrote a somewhat cryptic message “inviting co-workers“. Demonstrated from the recent disaster in Japan, the ongoing revolutions taking place in the Middle East, to the nescient ramblings from actor Charlie Sheen, the inter-connectivity of our … READ MORE