Twitter has announced that all 288 million monthly active users will now have the option to receive direct messages for any user.
“Tebow mania” is once again all over social media, after news that the quarterback is headed to Philadelphia.
Victoria Harris created “@AwarenessCone” three weeks ago after she noticed more and more orange safety cones popping up around the city.
HBO has confirmed it sent takedown notices to the live video streaming service Periscope after several accounts were seen streaming Sunday’s premiere of “Game of Thrones.”
Rich reviews the case of a man arrested for having sex with his wife, a 65 year-old woman in Germany that is pregnant with quadruplets, and a TSA screener in Denver fired for groping travelers. He talked with author Adam Goodheart, Steffon Josey-Davis, who is hoping for a pardon from New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, and Joel Mathis from Philadelphia Magazine.
All six of the democratic candidates are on Twitter but some are more active than others.
Rich details the latest on the killing of Walter Scott by a South Carolina police officer, a New Jersey bar losing its liquor license and a battle between Comcast and DirecTV. He also talked to Ronica Cleary from FOX 29’s Chasers, Dr. Mazz, and Dri. Michael Smith from La Salle University.
Jon Ronson, author of So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed, told Chris Stigall that this is what people do on social media now — comb through thousands of tweets just to find ones that they feel are offensive.
Rich reacts to the blowback against Indiana Governor Mike Pence after signing the state’s ‘religious freedom law,’ a sexting scandal at North Penn High School, and the online reaction to the new host of the Daily Show, Trevor Noah.
Vine has introduced a family friendly offshoot, with clips that will entertain your kid without you having to worry about what they’re watching.
Fans of Starbucks took to social media to express their delight at the announcement.
US senator Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) was the first to formally announce his presidential run. And instead of a ballroom and podium, he opted for another platform: Twitter.
Authors Jonathan Morgan and Jim Berger analyzed a sample of 20,000 ISIS supporting Twitter accounts and found that even though ISIS has only been active under that name for less than 2 years, it has an extremely active and connected group on Twitter.
Rich discussed the HBO documentary the Jinx and the arrest of Robert Durst, the resignation of Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock, and Starbucks encouraging their employees to engage in conversations about race with their customers.
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