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Here’s why ‘Hannity’ fans are destroying their Keurigs

Fans are smashing their Keurig coffee machines after the company pulled their ads from Sean Hannity’s political talk show on Fox News. Keurig made the decision after receiving customer criticism for supporting the host who’s interview with Senate candidate Roy Moore caused major controversy. Read more… More about Business, News, Twitter, Marketing, and Politics Social[…]

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Trump’s latest tweets lashing out at UCLA players are his most unpresidential yet

Donald Trump’s latest threats over Twitter are pretty shocking, even by his standards. The U.S. president has lashed out at LaVar Ball, father of one of the three UCLA basketball players who were recently detained in China on shoplifting charges. College freshmen LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill, have been freed, and arrived back[…]

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Dril, Twitter’s weirdest hero, just got doxxed — and the internet is sad

The internet can be a disturbing, sad place. It takes a special kind of hero to remind us that its darkest corners can also be filled with joy. That hero is @dril, an embodiment of so-called “weird Twitter” who has — like some kind of joke-slinging caped crusader — remained an anonymous beacon of shining[…]

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Selfie tourism is killing these incredibly cute creatures

Warning: this article contains images of animal abuse which some may find distressing. A small furry creature huddles close to a tree branch on the edge of the forest. Its large, globular eyes are shut (it’s daytime, and so now it sleeps); its strong hands and arms hold firm even as it slumbers. SEE ALSO:[…]

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A new ‘Lord of the Rings’ series is coming to Amazon

The Lord of the Rings is being turned into a TV series. Amazon announced that it bought the rights to the globally popular franchise for $ 200 million. It was also reported that a spin-off series might be in the making.  Read more… More about Watercooler, Twitter, Tv, Amazon, and Internet Social Media

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This alarming study just sparked a fierce debate about screen time and teen mental health

Being a teen today means wrestling with how social media and screens shape the very essence of your identity. The anecdotal truth is that both can tear you down as quickly as they build you up; friends and followers can turn into enemies while the promise of human connection can give way to profound loneliness.[…]

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Learn how to market yourself by creating a personal brand

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Hey, I’ve got a question for you. How would you describe your personal brand?  Okay, that’s probably not a question you’re going to have to answer very often in your life, but the way you present yourself to[…]

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People are willing to pay $150K for this old Honda Accord thanks to this viral video

Max Lanman thought it would be funny to make an advertisement to sell his girlfriend’s ’96 Honda Accord. His spoof’s popularity drove the auction price so high that eBay took down the listing. Read more… More about Mashable Video, Ebay, Viral Videos, Mashable Video, and Honda Social Media

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Facebook added a ‘crisis donate button’ to help disaster victims

From natural disasters to terror events, Facebook has been continuously expanding the capabilities of its Crisis Response Hub, which they rolled out in September of 2017.  Now, in addition to following the latest news or checking the status of friends in at-risk areas, Facebook has provided its users with another way to give back. On[…]

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Learn how to become a YouTube star for just $18 with this online course

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. From Tyler Oakley to Jenna Marbles to PewDiePie, creating YouTube videos is no longer a penniless hobby. If you play your cards right, it could actually become your career. Quality videos and thousands of views are just two[…]

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Twitter, high on 280 characters, more than doubles the length of display names

What good are 280 characters if you have to shout them from a measly 20-character display name? Just two days following the surprise announcement that Twitter would be doubling the character count allowed per tweet, the San Francisco-based company is back with another update — and you’d better believe it’s about yet even more characters.[…]

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What 280 characters means for Twitter’s future

At its core, the internet as we know it exists in a state of permanent contradiction where everything both simultaneously lasts forever and is constantly in flux.  It’s perhaps fitting then that Twitter, the social media service most identified with brevity, has doubled the upper character limit its users can tweet, while at the same[…]

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Police graffiti PSA becomes an online hit, because it’s not very good

Around the world, police use social media to hopefully get their message across to the youth. Sometimes it’s funny. Other times, as in the case of a video by the Western Australian Police Force, it’s just plain cringeworthy. SEE ALSO: Police accidentally retweeted an illegal live stream featuring porn The police force released a video[…]

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How to use social media to grow your business

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. If you don’t know who Cameron Dallas is, go ahead and Google him. We’ll wait.  Yeah, he’s kind of a big deal these days. The Vine and YouTube star/model has morphed his internet presence into a wildly lucrative[…]

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Michelle Obama shades Trump with advice on how to tweet

As a former first lady Michelle Obama knows how much weight words can carry. She gets it. But she wants to make sure everyone else does, too. Everyone. Queen Michelle sat down with poet Elizabeth Alexander to speak at the second day of The Obama Foundation Summit in Chicago. She spoke on the importance of[…]

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Zeynep Tufekci tried to warn us about Facebook and politics back in 2012

Zeynep Tufekci tried to tell us.  She tried to tell us in November 2012, just after Barack Obama beat out Mitt Romney for a second term as president of the United States. Obama’s win was credited in part to a sophisticated online campaign that used heaps of data on millions of Americans to target digital[…]