by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 18, 2014 Updated: June 18, 2014
She's only twelve, but she's a hard twelve. Talking to author Alena Smith about Tween Hobo, Twitter star turned road-weary novel protagonist.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 17, 2014 Updated: June 17, 2014
Delta thinks giraffes live in Ghana. Book publishers think acacia trees are all over Africa. Why do we keep believing a single story about a vast continent?
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on June 16, 2014
A new study says Twitter does more to amplify celebrities than to foster open debate.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 4, 2014 Updated: June 4, 2014
"If you restrict the distribution of condoms, you are restricting efforts to save lives," a new petition points out.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 2, 2014 Updated: June 2, 2014
Headlines don't sell papers. Clickbait sells papers. Or does it? @SavedYouAClick is fighting back against clickback, tweet by tweet.
by Will Freeman Posted on May 30, 2014 Updated: June 2, 2014
Across the globe, people are facing jail time for posting tweets critical of their governments.
by Ben Armbruster Posted on April 17, 2014
Officials from Twitter and the Turkish government met this week to try to smooth things over after Turkey's Twitter ban.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on April 16, 2014
Twitter is buying its longtime data partner, Gnip, for an undisclosed amount of cash so it can profit off users' data by selling it to advertisers.
by Carimah Townes Posted on April 4, 2014
Pop culture news you should know, including the latest Vine updates and the scoop on GLAAD's Media Awards.
by Ben Armbruster Posted on March 26, 2014 Updated: March 26, 2014
One Turkish court order "instructed us to take down an account accusing a former minister of corruption," Twitter said. "This order causes us concern."