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‘I Love This Kid’: Celebrities React to XXXTentacion’s Death on Social Media

‘I Love This Kid’: Celebrities React to XXXTentacion’s Death on Social Media

Following the fatal shooting of South Florida rapper XXXTentacion outside a motorcycle dealership in Deerfield Beach, many celebrities and musicians have taken to social media to mourn the rapper. Read full article: ‘I Love This Kid’: Celebrities React to ...→

5 ways to spot disinformation on your social media feeds

5 ways to spot disinformation on your social media feeds

Disinformation was a factor in the U.K. election and may be a factor in 2020 in the U.S. Read full article: 5 ways to spot disinformation on your so...→

Jennifer Lopez's Golden Globe Awards dress falls flat on social media

Jennifer Lopez's Golden Globe Awards dress falls flat on social media

Jennifer Lopez's style choice for the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards drew interesting reactions on social media. Read full article: Jennifer Lopez's Golden Globe Awards dre...→

He was named town's 'Citizen of the Year.' Then they saw his social media posts.

He was named town's 'Citizen of the Year.' Then they saw his social media posts.

Jim Harrison of Nipomo, California, in San Luis Obispo County, declined the honor after posts surfaced with memes targeting Muslims and comparing Democrats to Nazis. Read full article: He was named town's 'Citizen of the Year...→

Rose McGowan’s walk-back of her apology to Iran gets slammed: 'Stay off social media'

Rose McGowan’s walk-back of her apology to Iran gets slammed: 'Stay off social media'

Rose McGowan is being lambasted for walking back a public apology she made to Iran in early tweets on Friday, reacting to President Trump's order of the airstrike that killed Iran's top general, Qassem Soleimani, that left many folks believing she was out of her gourd. Read full article: Rose McGowan’s walk-back of her apology ...→

How you can become a social media manager in 2020

How you can become a social media manager in 2020

Ten years ago, if you told someone that you wanted to pursue a career in social media, you would just be met with a blank stare. Fast forward to today, and it’s now considered a popular career path… Read full article: How you can become a social media manage...→

New social media apps guarantee your data will remain secure —  for a price

New social media apps guarantee your data will remain secure — for a price

As users grow wary of Facebook and other social media giants, these startups offer the promise of privacy. Read full article: New social media apps guarantee your dat...→

New York Giants retaining Dave Gettleman, firing Pat Shurmur draws backlash from fans on social media

New York Giants retaining Dave Gettleman, firing Pat Shurmur draws backlash from fans on social media

The New York Giants announced they would retain general manager Dave Gettleman after firing head coach Pat Shurmur on Monday, drawing the ire of fans who want the executive to hit the road. Read full article: New York Giants retaining Dave Gettleman...→

The most viral -- and bizarre -- social media influencer stories of 2019

The most viral -- and bizarre -- social media influencer stories of 2019

If you’re still asking what a social media influencer is in 2019, then you’re probably not alone. While their job titles may be questionable, the ability of influencers to drive "likes" and comments is undeniable. Read full article: The most viral -- and bizarre -- social ...→

Man Returns Lost Chanukah Gift To Recipient With Help From Social Media

Man Returns Lost Chanukah Gift To Recipient With Help From Social Media

Josh Israel was leaving a restaurant in Skillman, Somerset County, when he found a Chanukah card on the ground. Read full article: Man Returns Lost Chanukah Gift To Recipi...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

Protestors gathered outside the Venezuelan consolate in Brickell to protest the inauguration of Nicolas Maduro’s second term as president. NBC 6’s Nathalia Ortiz reports.... Hallandale Beach commissioner Annabelle Lima-Taub is under fire after posting comments on social media alleging that one of two Muslim congresswomen elected this year might “blow up Capitol Hill.” NBC 6’s Steve Litz reports. Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

Flashback to 2010: Vine had yet to be released and was subsequently shuttered, the 4.5-by-2.3 inch iPhone 4 fit neatly in the palm of a hand, and internet celebrity Jake Paul was 12 years old. A decade can revolutionize culture, and the 2010s changed the internet in ways that seemed unimaginable at the time, NBC News reports. As 2019 comes to a close, NBC News spoke… Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

Caged Tiger at Jungle-Themed Prom Sparks Outrage Among Some Social Media Users

Caged Tiger at Jungle-Themed Prom Sparks Outrage Among Some Social Media Users

A caged tiger that was part of a South Florida high school’s jungle-themed prom is causing an uproar among some social media users. Read full article: Caged Tiger at Jungle-Themed Prom Sparks...→

Decade in Review: How social media changed our lives

Decade in Review: How social media changed our lives

The end of a year and a decade is about a week away. We've come a long way in the past 10 years.... PIX11's Shirley Chan looks back at the social media and movements the defined the decade. Read full article: Decade in Review: How social media chang...→

Report: UAE social media app ToTok is actually a surveillance tool

Report: UAE social media app ToTok is actually a surveillance tool

The Emirates has long blocked Apple’s FaceTime, Facebook’s WhatsApp and other calling apps. Emirati media has been playing up ToTok as an alternative for expatriates living in the count… Read full article: Report: UAE social media app ToTok is ac...→

Misinformation grows on social media after Iran's attack on Iraqi military bases

Misinformation grows on social media after Iran's attack on Iraqi military bases

False claims of American casualties and that Iran had declared war on the U.S. added to growing inaccuracies on social media. Read full article: Misinformation grows on social media aft...→

Princess Diana hushing Prince Harry in resurfaced video clip causes social media frenzy: 'This is adorable'

Princess Diana hushing Prince Harry in resurfaced video clip causes social media frenzy: 'This is adorable'

An unearthed video clip of the late Princess Diana scolding a young Prince Harry to act accordingly is sending social media into a frenzy. Read full article: Princess Diana hushing Prince Harry in r...→

Social Media App Leads Police To Underage Girl Held Against Her Will

Ontario police say a social media app led them to an underage girl who is believed to have been kidnapped, held against her will and sexually assaulted at a Chino Hills home. Read full article: Social Media App Leads Police To Underag...→

Billy Porter’s Golden Globes show-stopping outfit wins the approval of social media

Billy Porter’s Golden Globes show-stopping outfit wins the approval of social media

Twitter gives their two thumbs up at Billy Porter’s show-stopping all-white ensemble at this year’s award show. Read full article: Billy Porter’s Golden Globes show-stoppi...→

Hailey Baldwin Says Social Media Is ‘Breeding Ground for Cruelty’

Hailey Baldwin Says Social Media Is ‘Breeding Ground for Cruelty’

Hailey Baldwin opened up in a lengthy Instagram post over the weekend about how the hate she receives online affects her, calling social media a “breeding ground for cruelty,” NBC News reports. “I absolutely love connecting with other people, I love finding common interests between me and others, hearing people’s story, I love laughing with others, and I love crying… Read full article: Hailey Baldwin Says Social Media Is ‘Bre...→

‘WWIII’ is trending — and Weight Watchers is the first social media victim

‘WWIII’ is trending — and Weight Watchers is the first social media victim

Well, this is awkward. Weight Watchers, which rebranded to simply “WW” in 2018, is under fire for launching a new social media campaign Thursday — the same day the US military launched … Read full article: ‘WWIII’ is trending — and Weight Watcher...→

Social media jitters: #WorldWarIII leads the top trends on Twitter

Social media jitters: #WorldWarIII leads the top trends on Twitter

Thoughts of World War III have taken over Twitter, following the death of Iran Revolutionary Guards commander Qasem Soleimani, who died in Baghdad after a U.S. airstrike. Read full article: Social media jitters: #WorldWarIII leads...→

As wildfires spread throughout Australia, locals share their struggles on social media:

As wildfires spread throughout Australia, locals share their struggles on social media: "Never seen anything like it"

Wildfires in Australia have forced about 4,000 people in the seaside town of Mallacoota to jump into the ocean if fires come to close. Read full article: As wildfires spread throughout Australia...→

Hunter Biden Absence From Holiday Photo Stirs Social Media Storm

Hunter Biden Absence From Holiday Photo Stirs Social Media Storm

A Christmas photograph posted by Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden from which son Hunter was absent attracted considerable attention on social media over the holidays.The photo, signed "from my family to yours," featured Biden and wife Jill, their daughter Ashley,... Read full article: Hunter Biden Absence From Holiday Photo ...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

Looking for a job? NBC4 presents the “Working 4 The Community” job fair this Friday in D.C.... A Virginia mother and daughter are terrified a killer or killers could be looking for them after a father and son were killed in a Fauquier County home in November. Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

Flashback to 2010: Vine had yet to be released and was subsequently shuttered, the 4.5-by-2.3 inch iPhone 4 fit neatly in the palm of a hand, and internet celebrity Jake Paul was 12 years old. A decade can revolutionize culture, and the 201 Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

'Devil horns' eclipse over Middle East causing social media stir

'Devil horns' eclipse over Middle East causing social media stir

A photo of an eclipse rising over the Middle East has drawn some comparisons to devil horns in light of the latest turmoil in the region. Read full article: 'Devil horns' eclipse over Middle East c...→

Baker’s ‘heart-shaped’ macarons cause social media to crack up

Baker’s ‘heart-shaped’ macarons cause social media to crack up

Things got teste in this kitchen. A Tucson baker has gone viral on Twitter after posting photos of her attempt at baking heart-shaped macarons — that came out a lot more like skin-colored testicles… Read full article: Baker’s ‘heart-shaped’ macarons cause so...→

Tensions in Iran and on social media after general's death

Tensions in Iran and on social media after general's death

Chaos and confusion tonight over a memo from the U.S. military that signals the repositioning of American troops in Iraq.... The Pentagon is scrambling to clarify what they call a leaked document and are walking back on any troop withdrawal. This comes on a day when Iranians packed the streets to mourn the death of their top military general Quasem Soleimani. Sol Read full article: Tensions in Iran and on social media aft...→

Patriots’ playoff loss to Titans inspires social media posts – including from job seeker Antonio Brown

Patriots’ playoff loss to Titans inspires social media posts – including from job seeker Antonio Brown

The New England Patriots’ stunning 20-13 loss to the Tennessee Titans in Saturday’s AFC Wild Card Game quickly brought out the trolls on social media. Read full article: Patriots’ playoff loss to Titans inspire...→

School district's policy targets parents' social media use

School district's policy targets parents' social media use

Parents and the ACLU of Indiana are raising concerns about a local school district’s policy that takes aim at what parents say on social media. Read full article: School district's policy targets parents...→

Somebody Apparently Sold Summer Walker Fake Weed in Miami and Social Media is Not Having It

Somebody Apparently Sold Summer Walker Fake Weed in Miami and Social Media is Not Having It

You know that time in middle school when you and your dipshit 13-year-old friends decided to buy weed from the intimidating high schooler with the black Sharpie-painted fingernails, but when you got home, your older sister told you dweebs it was just a bunch of oregano? That just happened to... Read full article: Somebody Apparently Sold Summer Walker F...→

"On the Media" host discusses the political influence of identity and social media

On "The Takeout" this week, Bob Garfield, co-host of the popular radio show "On the Media," discusses how identity affects American politics Read full article: "On the Media" host discusses the politi...→

Kyle Kuzma, LeBron James downplay rumored social media rift

Kyle Kuzma, LeBron James downplay rumored social media rift

Lakers stars brush aside Instagram stories by Kuzma trainer Clint Parks comparing Kawhi Leonard and James that sparked a stir on social media Read full article: Kyle Kuzma, LeBron James downplay rumore...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

A legion of celebrity friends and fans of Luke Perry took to social media upon hearing of the death of the “Beverly Hills, 90210” star Monday. Perry died just days after suffering a massive stroke at his Los Angeles home.... Familiar faces from small screen political dramas blur line between politics and pop culture in the first production of the Shakespeare in the Park season at The Delacorte. Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

How social media has changed in the past decade, according to its influencers

How social media has changed in the past decade, according to its influencers

As the decade comes to a close, NBC News asked the content creators who've shaped internet culture to reflect on the 2010s. Read full article: How social media has changed in the past...→

Kevin Spacey returns to social media in cryptic video

Kevin Spacey returns to social media in cryptic video

NEW YORK — Disgraced actor Kevin Spacey made his return to social media with a video posted to Twitter and YouTube Tuesday, a year to the day since his last post.... In the objectively creepy video, Spacey seems to reprise his role as Frank Underwood from Netflix's "House of Cards", much like in his last video from Christmas Eve 2018. Read full article: Kevin Spacey returns to social media in ...→

Experts: Social Media Influencing More Teens To Just Say No To Sex

Experts: Social Media Influencing More Teens To Just Say No To Sex

When it comes to social media and teenagers, we often hear about the negative effects. But some experts say access to so much information may be having a positive effect when it comes to teenagers and sex. Read full article: Experts: Social Media Influencing More T...→

‘I Love This Kid’: Celebrities React to XXXTentacion’s Death on Social Media

‘I Love This Kid’: Celebrities React to XXXTentacion’s Death on Social Media

Following the fatal shooting of South Florida rapper XXXTentacion outside a motorcycle dealership in Deerfield Beach, many celebrities and musicians have taken to social media to mourn the rapper. Read full article: ‘I Love This Kid’: Celebrities React to ...→

'Devil horns' eclipse over Middle East causing social media stir

'Devil horns' eclipse over Middle East causing social media stir

A photo of an eclipse rising over the Middle East has drawn some comparisons to devil horns in light of the latest turmoil in the region. Read full article: 'Devil horns' eclipse over Middle East c...→

Princess Diana hushing Prince Harry in resurfaced video clip causes social media frenzy: 'This is adorable'

Princess Diana hushing Prince Harry in resurfaced video clip causes social media frenzy: 'This is adorable'

An unearthed video clip of the late Princess Diana scolding a young Prince Harry to act accordingly is sending social media into a frenzy. Read full article: Princess Diana hushing Prince Harry in r...→

5 ways to spot disinformation on your social media feeds

5 ways to spot disinformation on your social media feeds

Disinformation was a factor in the U.K. election and may be a factor in 2020 in the U.S. Read full article: 5 ways to spot disinformation on your so...→

Tensions in Iran and on social media after general's death

Tensions in Iran and on social media after general's death

Chaos and confusion tonight over a memo from the U.S. military that signals the repositioning of American troops in Iraq.... The Pentagon is scrambling to clarify what they call a leaked document and are walking back on any troop withdrawal. This comes on a day when Iranians packed the streets to mourn the death of their top military general Quasem Soleimani. Sol Read full article: Tensions in Iran and on social media aft...→

Billy Porter’s Golden Globes show-stopping outfit wins the approval of social media

Billy Porter’s Golden Globes show-stopping outfit wins the approval of social media

Twitter gives their two thumbs up at Billy Porter’s show-stopping all-white ensemble at this year’s award show. Read full article: Billy Porter’s Golden Globes show-stoppi...→

He was named town's 'Citizen of the Year.' Then they saw his social media posts.

He was named town's 'Citizen of the Year.' Then they saw his social media posts.

Jim Harrison of Nipomo, California, in San Luis Obispo County, declined the honor after posts surfaced with memes targeting Muslims and comparing Democrats to Nazis. Read full article: He was named town's 'Citizen of the Year...→

School district's policy targets parents' social media use

School district's policy targets parents' social media use

Parents and the ACLU of Indiana are raising concerns about a local school district’s policy that takes aim at what parents say on social media. Read full article: School district's policy targets parents...→

‘WWIII’ is trending — and Weight Watchers is the first social media victim

‘WWIII’ is trending — and Weight Watchers is the first social media victim

Well, this is awkward. Weight Watchers, which rebranded to simply “WW” in 2018, is under fire for launching a new social media campaign Thursday — the same day the US military launched … Read full article: ‘WWIII’ is trending — and Weight Watcher...→

How you can become a social media manager in 2020

How you can become a social media manager in 2020

Ten years ago, if you told someone that you wanted to pursue a career in social media, you would just be met with a blank stare. Fast forward to today, and it’s now considered a popular career path… Read full article: How you can become a social media manage...→

"On the Media" host discusses the political influence of identity and social media

On "The Takeout" this week, Bob Garfield, co-host of the popular radio show "On the Media," discusses how identity affects American politics Read full article: "On the Media" host discusses the politi...→

New social media apps guarantee your data will remain secure —  for a price

New social media apps guarantee your data will remain secure — for a price

As users grow wary of Facebook and other social media giants, these startups offer the promise of privacy. Read full article: New social media apps guarantee your dat...→

The most viral -- and bizarre -- social media influencer stories of 2019

The most viral -- and bizarre -- social media influencer stories of 2019

If you’re still asking what a social media influencer is in 2019, then you’re probably not alone. While their job titles may be questionable, the ability of influencers to drive "likes" and comments is undeniable. Read full article: The most viral -- and bizarre -- social ...→

Kyle Kuzma, LeBron James downplay rumored social media rift

Kyle Kuzma, LeBron James downplay rumored social media rift

Lakers stars brush aside Instagram stories by Kuzma trainer Clint Parks comparing Kawhi Leonard and James that sparked a stir on social media Read full article: Kyle Kuzma, LeBron James downplay rumore...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

Protestors gathered outside the Venezuelan consolate in Brickell to protest the inauguration of Nicolas Maduro’s second term as president. NBC 6’s Nathalia Ortiz reports.... Hallandale Beach commissioner Annabelle Lima-Taub is under fire after posting comments on social media alleging that one of two Muslim congresswomen elected this year might “blow up Capitol Hill.” NBC 6’s Steve Litz reports. Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

A legion of celebrity friends and fans of Luke Perry took to social media upon hearing of the death of the “Beverly Hills, 90210” star Monday. Perry died just days after suffering a massive stroke at his Los Angeles home.... Familiar faces from small screen political dramas blur line between politics and pop culture in the first production of the Shakespeare in the Park season at The Delacorte. Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

Flashback to 2010: Vine had yet to be released and was subsequently shuttered, the 4.5-by-2.3 inch iPhone 4 fit neatly in the palm of a hand, and internet celebrity Jake Paul was 12 years old. A decade can revolutionize culture, and the 201 Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

Caged Tiger at Jungle-Themed Prom Sparks Outrage Among Some Social Media Users

Caged Tiger at Jungle-Themed Prom Sparks Outrage Among Some Social Media Users

A caged tiger that was part of a South Florida high school’s jungle-themed prom is causing an uproar among some social media users. Read full article: Caged Tiger at Jungle-Themed Prom Sparks...→

Kevin Spacey returns to social media in cryptic video

Kevin Spacey returns to social media in cryptic video

NEW YORK — Disgraced actor Kevin Spacey made his return to social media with a video posted to Twitter and YouTube Tuesday, a year to the day since his last post.... In the objectively creepy video, Spacey seems to reprise his role as Frank Underwood from Netflix's "House of Cards", much like in his last video from Christmas Eve 2018. Read full article: Kevin Spacey returns to social media in ...→

Report: UAE social media app ToTok is actually a surveillance tool

Report: UAE social media app ToTok is actually a surveillance tool

The Emirates has long blocked Apple’s FaceTime, Facebook’s WhatsApp and other calling apps. Emirati media has been playing up ToTok as an alternative for expatriates living in the count… Read full article: Report: UAE social media app ToTok is ac...→

Misinformation grows on social media after Iran's attack on Iraqi military bases

Misinformation grows on social media after Iran's attack on Iraqi military bases

False claims of American casualties and that Iran had declared war on the U.S. added to growing inaccuracies on social media. Read full article: Misinformation grows on social media aft...→

Baker’s ‘heart-shaped’ macarons cause social media to crack up

Baker’s ‘heart-shaped’ macarons cause social media to crack up

Things got teste in this kitchen. A Tucson baker has gone viral on Twitter after posting photos of her attempt at baking heart-shaped macarons — that came out a lot more like skin-colored testicles… Read full article: Baker’s ‘heart-shaped’ macarons cause so...→

Social Media App Leads Police To Underage Girl Held Against Her Will

Ontario police say a social media app led them to an underage girl who is believed to have been kidnapped, held against her will and sexually assaulted at a Chino Hills home. Read full article: Social Media App Leads Police To Underag...→

Jennifer Lopez's Golden Globe Awards dress falls flat on social media

Jennifer Lopez's Golden Globe Awards dress falls flat on social media

Jennifer Lopez's style choice for the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards drew interesting reactions on social media. Read full article: Jennifer Lopez's Golden Globe Awards dre...→

Patriots’ playoff loss to Titans inspires social media posts – including from job seeker Antonio Brown

Patriots’ playoff loss to Titans inspires social media posts – including from job seeker Antonio Brown

The New England Patriots’ stunning 20-13 loss to the Tennessee Titans in Saturday’s AFC Wild Card Game quickly brought out the trolls on social media. Read full article: Patriots’ playoff loss to Titans inspire...→

Hailey Baldwin Says Social Media Is ‘Breeding Ground for Cruelty’

Hailey Baldwin Says Social Media Is ‘Breeding Ground for Cruelty’

Hailey Baldwin opened up in a lengthy Instagram post over the weekend about how the hate she receives online affects her, calling social media a “breeding ground for cruelty,” NBC News reports. “I absolutely love connecting with other people, I love finding common interests between me and others, hearing people’s story, I love laughing with others, and I love crying… Read full article: Hailey Baldwin Says Social Media Is ‘Bre...→

Rose McGowan’s walk-back of her apology to Iran gets slammed: 'Stay off social media'

Rose McGowan’s walk-back of her apology to Iran gets slammed: 'Stay off social media'

Rose McGowan is being lambasted for walking back a public apology she made to Iran in early tweets on Friday, reacting to President Trump's order of the airstrike that killed Iran's top general, Qassem Soleimani, that left many folks believing she was out of her gourd. Read full article: Rose McGowan’s walk-back of her apology ...→

Somebody Apparently Sold Summer Walker Fake Weed in Miami and Social Media is Not Having It

Somebody Apparently Sold Summer Walker Fake Weed in Miami and Social Media is Not Having It

You know that time in middle school when you and your dipshit 13-year-old friends decided to buy weed from the intimidating high schooler with the black Sharpie-painted fingernails, but when you got home, your older sister told you dweebs it was just a bunch of oregano? That just happened to... Read full article: Somebody Apparently Sold Summer Walker F...→

Social media jitters: #WorldWarIII leads the top trends on Twitter

Social media jitters: #WorldWarIII leads the top trends on Twitter

Thoughts of World War III have taken over Twitter, following the death of Iran Revolutionary Guards commander Qasem Soleimani, who died in Baghdad after a U.S. airstrike. Read full article: Social media jitters: #WorldWarIII leads...→

As wildfires spread throughout Australia, locals share their struggles on social media:

As wildfires spread throughout Australia, locals share their struggles on social media: "Never seen anything like it"

Wildfires in Australia have forced about 4,000 people in the seaside town of Mallacoota to jump into the ocean if fires come to close. Read full article: As wildfires spread throughout Australia...→

New York Giants retaining Dave Gettleman, firing Pat Shurmur draws backlash from fans on social media

New York Giants retaining Dave Gettleman, firing Pat Shurmur draws backlash from fans on social media

The New York Giants announced they would retain general manager Dave Gettleman after firing head coach Pat Shurmur on Monday, drawing the ire of fans who want the executive to hit the road. Read full article: New York Giants retaining Dave Gettleman...→

Hunter Biden Absence From Holiday Photo Stirs Social Media Storm

Hunter Biden Absence From Holiday Photo Stirs Social Media Storm

A Christmas photograph posted by Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden from which son Hunter was absent attracted considerable attention on social media over the holidays.The photo, signed "from my family to yours," featured Biden and wife Jill, their daughter Ashley,... Read full article: Hunter Biden Absence From Holiday Photo ...→

Man Returns Lost Chanukah Gift To Recipient With Help From Social Media

Man Returns Lost Chanukah Gift To Recipient With Help From Social Media

Josh Israel was leaving a restaurant in Skillman, Somerset County, when he found a Chanukah card on the ground. Read full article: Man Returns Lost Chanukah Gift To Recipi...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

Looking for a job? NBC4 presents the “Working 4 The Community” job fair this Friday in D.C.... A Virginia mother and daughter are terrified a killer or killers could be looking for them after a father and son were killed in a Fauquier County home in November. Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

Flashback to 2010: Vine had yet to be released and was subsequently shuttered, the 4.5-by-2.3 inch iPhone 4 fit neatly in the palm of a hand, and internet celebrity Jake Paul was 12 years old. A decade can revolutionize culture, and the 2010s changed the internet in ways that seemed unimaginable at the time, NBC News reports. As 2019 comes to a close, NBC News spoke… Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

How social media has changed in the past decade, according to its influencers

How social media has changed in the past decade, according to its influencers

As the decade comes to a close, NBC News asked the content creators who've shaped internet culture to reflect on the 2010s. Read full article: How social media has changed in the past...→

Decade in Review: How social media changed our lives

Decade in Review: How social media changed our lives

The end of a year and a decade is about a week away. We've come a long way in the past 10 years.... PIX11's Shirley Chan looks back at the social media and movements the defined the decade. Read full article: Decade in Review: How social media chang...→

Experts: Social Media Influencing More Teens To Just Say No To Sex

Experts: Social Media Influencing More Teens To Just Say No To Sex

When it comes to social media and teenagers, we often hear about the negative effects. But some experts say access to so much information may be having a positive effect when it comes to teenagers and sex. Read full article: Experts: Social Media Influencing More T...→

‘I Love This Kid’: Celebrities React to XXXTentacion’s Death on Social Media

‘I Love This Kid’: Celebrities React to XXXTentacion’s Death on Social Media

Following the fatal shooting of South Florida rapper XXXTentacion outside a motorcycle dealership in Deerfield Beach, many celebrities and musicians have taken to social media to mourn the rapper. Read full article: ‘I Love This Kid’: Celebrities React to ...→

Misinformation grows on social media after Iran's attack on Iraqi military bases

Misinformation grows on social media after Iran's attack on Iraqi military bases

False claims of American casualties and that Iran had declared war on the U.S. added to growing inaccuracies on social media. Read full article: Misinformation grows on social media aft...→

'Devil horns' eclipse over Middle East causing social media stir

'Devil horns' eclipse over Middle East causing social media stir

A photo of an eclipse rising over the Middle East has drawn some comparisons to devil horns in light of the latest turmoil in the region. Read full article: 'Devil horns' eclipse over Middle East c...→

Princess Diana hushing Prince Harry in resurfaced video clip causes social media frenzy: 'This is adorable'

Princess Diana hushing Prince Harry in resurfaced video clip causes social media frenzy: 'This is adorable'

An unearthed video clip of the late Princess Diana scolding a young Prince Harry to act accordingly is sending social media into a frenzy. Read full article: Princess Diana hushing Prince Harry in r...→

Baker’s ‘heart-shaped’ macarons cause social media to crack up

Baker’s ‘heart-shaped’ macarons cause social media to crack up

Things got teste in this kitchen. A Tucson baker has gone viral on Twitter after posting photos of her attempt at baking heart-shaped macarons — that came out a lot more like skin-colored testicles… Read full article: Baker’s ‘heart-shaped’ macarons cause so...→

5 ways to spot disinformation on your social media feeds

5 ways to spot disinformation on your social media feeds

Disinformation was a factor in the U.K. election and may be a factor in 2020 in the U.S. Read full article: 5 ways to spot disinformation on your so...→

Social Media App Leads Police To Underage Girl Held Against Her Will

Ontario police say a social media app led them to an underage girl who is believed to have been kidnapped, held against her will and sexually assaulted at a Chino Hills home. Read full article: Social Media App Leads Police To Underag...→

Tensions in Iran and on social media after general's death

Tensions in Iran and on social media after general's death

Chaos and confusion tonight over a memo from the U.S. military that signals the repositioning of American troops in Iraq.... The Pentagon is scrambling to clarify what they call a leaked document and are walking back on any troop withdrawal. This comes on a day when Iranians packed the streets to mourn the death of their top military general Quasem Soleimani. Sol Read full article: Tensions in Iran and on social media aft...→

Jennifer Lopez's Golden Globe Awards dress falls flat on social media

Jennifer Lopez's Golden Globe Awards dress falls flat on social media

Jennifer Lopez's style choice for the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards drew interesting reactions on social media. Read full article: Jennifer Lopez's Golden Globe Awards dre...→

Billy Porter’s Golden Globes show-stopping outfit wins the approval of social media

Billy Porter’s Golden Globes show-stopping outfit wins the approval of social media

Twitter gives their two thumbs up at Billy Porter’s show-stopping all-white ensemble at this year’s award show. Read full article: Billy Porter’s Golden Globes show-stoppi...→

Patriots’ playoff loss to Titans inspires social media posts – including from job seeker Antonio Brown

Patriots’ playoff loss to Titans inspires social media posts – including from job seeker Antonio Brown

The New England Patriots’ stunning 20-13 loss to the Tennessee Titans in Saturday’s AFC Wild Card Game quickly brought out the trolls on social media. Read full article: Patriots’ playoff loss to Titans inspire...→

He was named town's 'Citizen of the Year.' Then they saw his social media posts.

He was named town's 'Citizen of the Year.' Then they saw his social media posts.

Jim Harrison of Nipomo, California, in San Luis Obispo County, declined the honor after posts surfaced with memes targeting Muslims and comparing Democrats to Nazis. Read full article: He was named town's 'Citizen of the Year...→

Hailey Baldwin Says Social Media Is ‘Breeding Ground for Cruelty’

Hailey Baldwin Says Social Media Is ‘Breeding Ground for Cruelty’

Hailey Baldwin opened up in a lengthy Instagram post over the weekend about how the hate she receives online affects her, calling social media a “breeding ground for cruelty,” NBC News reports. “I absolutely love connecting with other people, I love finding common interests between me and others, hearing people’s story, I love laughing with others, and I love crying… Read full article: Hailey Baldwin Says Social Media Is ‘Bre...→

School district's policy targets parents' social media use

School district's policy targets parents' social media use

Parents and the ACLU of Indiana are raising concerns about a local school district’s policy that takes aim at what parents say on social media. Read full article: School district's policy targets parents...→

Rose McGowan’s walk-back of her apology to Iran gets slammed: 'Stay off social media'

Rose McGowan’s walk-back of her apology to Iran gets slammed: 'Stay off social media'

Rose McGowan is being lambasted for walking back a public apology she made to Iran in early tweets on Friday, reacting to President Trump's order of the airstrike that killed Iran's top general, Qassem Soleimani, that left many folks believing she was out of her gourd. Read full article: Rose McGowan’s walk-back of her apology ...→

‘WWIII’ is trending — and Weight Watchers is the first social media victim

‘WWIII’ is trending — and Weight Watchers is the first social media victim

Well, this is awkward. Weight Watchers, which rebranded to simply “WW” in 2018, is under fire for launching a new social media campaign Thursday — the same day the US military launched … Read full article: ‘WWIII’ is trending — and Weight Watcher...→

Somebody Apparently Sold Summer Walker Fake Weed in Miami and Social Media is Not Having It

Somebody Apparently Sold Summer Walker Fake Weed in Miami and Social Media is Not Having It

You know that time in middle school when you and your dipshit 13-year-old friends decided to buy weed from the intimidating high schooler with the black Sharpie-painted fingernails, but when you got home, your older sister told you dweebs it was just a bunch of oregano? That just happened to... Read full article: Somebody Apparently Sold Summer Walker F...→

How you can become a social media manager in 2020

How you can become a social media manager in 2020

Ten years ago, if you told someone that you wanted to pursue a career in social media, you would just be met with a blank stare. Fast forward to today, and it’s now considered a popular career path… Read full article: How you can become a social media manage...→

Social media jitters: #WorldWarIII leads the top trends on Twitter

Social media jitters: #WorldWarIII leads the top trends on Twitter

Thoughts of World War III have taken over Twitter, following the death of Iran Revolutionary Guards commander Qasem Soleimani, who died in Baghdad after a U.S. airstrike. Read full article: Social media jitters: #WorldWarIII leads...→

"On the Media" host discusses the political influence of identity and social media

On "The Takeout" this week, Bob Garfield, co-host of the popular radio show "On the Media," discusses how identity affects American politics Read full article: "On the Media" host discusses the politi...→

New social media apps guarantee your data will remain secure —  for a price

New social media apps guarantee your data will remain secure — for a price

As users grow wary of Facebook and other social media giants, these startups offer the promise of privacy. Read full article: New social media apps guarantee your dat...→

As wildfires spread throughout Australia, locals share their struggles on social media:

As wildfires spread throughout Australia, locals share their struggles on social media: "Never seen anything like it"

Wildfires in Australia have forced about 4,000 people in the seaside town of Mallacoota to jump into the ocean if fires come to close. Read full article: As wildfires spread throughout Australia...→

New York Giants retaining Dave Gettleman, firing Pat Shurmur draws backlash from fans on social media

New York Giants retaining Dave Gettleman, firing Pat Shurmur draws backlash from fans on social media

The New York Giants announced they would retain general manager Dave Gettleman after firing head coach Pat Shurmur on Monday, drawing the ire of fans who want the executive to hit the road. Read full article: New York Giants retaining Dave Gettleman...→

The most viral -- and bizarre -- social media influencer stories of 2019

The most viral -- and bizarre -- social media influencer stories of 2019

If you’re still asking what a social media influencer is in 2019, then you’re probably not alone. While their job titles may be questionable, the ability of influencers to drive "likes" and comments is undeniable. Read full article: The most viral -- and bizarre -- social ...→

Hunter Biden Absence From Holiday Photo Stirs Social Media Storm

Hunter Biden Absence From Holiday Photo Stirs Social Media Storm

A Christmas photograph posted by Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden from which son Hunter was absent attracted considerable attention on social media over the holidays.The photo, signed "from my family to yours," featured Biden and wife Jill, their daughter Ashley,... Read full article: Hunter Biden Absence From Holiday Photo ...→

Kyle Kuzma, LeBron James downplay rumored social media rift

Kyle Kuzma, LeBron James downplay rumored social media rift

Lakers stars brush aside Instagram stories by Kuzma trainer Clint Parks comparing Kawhi Leonard and James that sparked a stir on social media Read full article: Kyle Kuzma, LeBron James downplay rumore...→

Man Returns Lost Chanukah Gift To Recipient With Help From Social Media

Man Returns Lost Chanukah Gift To Recipient With Help From Social Media

Josh Israel was leaving a restaurant in Skillman, Somerset County, when he found a Chanukah card on the ground. Read full article: Man Returns Lost Chanukah Gift To Recipi...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

Protestors gathered outside the Venezuelan consolate in Brickell to protest the inauguration of Nicolas Maduro’s second term as president. NBC 6’s Nathalia Ortiz reports.... Hallandale Beach commissioner Annabelle Lima-Taub is under fire after posting comments on social media alleging that one of two Muslim congresswomen elected this year might “blow up Capitol Hill.” NBC 6’s Steve Litz reports. Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

Looking for a job? NBC4 presents the “Working 4 The Community” job fair this Friday in D.C.... A Virginia mother and daughter are terrified a killer or killers could be looking for them after a father and son were killed in a Fauquier County home in November. Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

A legion of celebrity friends and fans of Luke Perry took to social media upon hearing of the death of the “Beverly Hills, 90210” star Monday. Perry died just days after suffering a massive stroke at his Los Angeles home.... Familiar faces from small screen political dramas blur line between politics and pop culture in the first production of the Shakespeare in the Park season at The Delacorte. Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

Flashback to 2010: Vine had yet to be released and was subsequently shuttered, the 4.5-by-2.3 inch iPhone 4 fit neatly in the palm of a hand, and internet celebrity Jake Paul was 12 years old. A decade can revolutionize culture, and the 2010s changed the internet in ways that seemed unimaginable at the time, NBC News reports. As 2019 comes to a close, NBC News spoke… Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

How Social Media Has Changed in the Past Decade, According to Its Influencers

Flashback to 2010: Vine had yet to be released and was subsequently shuttered, the 4.5-by-2.3 inch iPhone 4 fit neatly in the palm of a hand, and internet celebrity Jake Paul was 12 years old. A decade can revolutionize culture, and the 201 Read full article: How Social Media Has Changed in the Past...→

How social media has changed in the past decade, according to its influencers

How social media has changed in the past decade, according to its influencers

As the decade comes to a close, NBC News asked the content creators who've shaped internet culture to reflect on the 2010s. Read full article: How social media has changed in the past...→

Caged Tiger at Jungle-Themed Prom Sparks Outrage Among Some Social Media Users

Caged Tiger at Jungle-Themed Prom Sparks Outrage Among Some Social Media Users

A caged tiger that was part of a South Florida high school’s jungle-themed prom is causing an uproar among some social media users. Read full article: Caged Tiger at Jungle-Themed Prom Sparks...→

Kevin Spacey returns to social media in cryptic video

Kevin Spacey returns to social media in cryptic video

NEW YORK — Disgraced actor Kevin Spacey made his return to social media with a video posted to Twitter and YouTube Tuesday, a year to the day since his last post.... In the objectively creepy video, Spacey seems to reprise his role as Frank Underwood from Netflix's "House of Cards", much like in his last video from Christmas Eve 2018. Read full article: Kevin Spacey returns to social media in ...→

Decade in Review: How social media changed our lives

Decade in Review: How social media changed our lives

The end of a year and a decade is about a week away. We've come a long way in the past 10 years.... PIX11's Shirley Chan looks back at the social media and movements the defined the decade. Read full article: Decade in Review: How social media chang...→

Experts: Social Media Influencing More Teens To Just Say No To Sex

Experts: Social Media Influencing More Teens To Just Say No To Sex

When it comes to social media and teenagers, we often hear about the negative effects. But some experts say access to so much information may be having a positive effect when it comes to teenagers and sex. Read full article: Experts: Social Media Influencing More T...→

Report: UAE social media app ToTok is actually a surveillance tool

Report: UAE social media app ToTok is actually a surveillance tool

The Emirates has long blocked Apple’s FaceTime, Facebook’s WhatsApp and other calling apps. Emirati media has been playing up ToTok as an alternative for expatriates living in the count… Read full article: Report: UAE social media app ToTok is ac...→