Category Archives for Social Media

Where social media meets hard rock, a tale of two Mastodons

Rock and roll and social mediaImage: Mashable composite: Photo of Mastodon the band: Jimmy Hubbard/Warner Bros, Mastodon Logo/Mastodon As the buzz about new open-source social platform Mastodon spread

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Apples Clips app is social video editing thats simple to a fault

It was hard to know what to make of Clips at launch. Sure, Apple launches its own standalone apps from time to time, but its never offered up anything quite like this. For Apple, Clips is another play

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German cabinet backs 50M hate speech fines for social media firms

The Germancabinet has backed proposals tohit social media firmswith fines of up to50 million if they fail to promptly remove illegal hate speech from their platforms within 24 hours after a complainthas

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Microsoft launches Whos In, a social event planning app for iMessage

Microsofts name isnt exactly synonymous with social networking, though that hasnt stopped the company from finding angles into this space generally, with more of a focus on the business side of socializing,

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New Trump rules may force all U.S. visitors to hand over social media passwords, phone contacts

BTW Visitors to the United States may soon be required to hand over their social media passwords and phone contacts under plans for extreme vetting that the Trump administration are currently reviewing,

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Sexual assault survivors confront the disturbing messages they receive on social media

Editor's note: This post contains language and details of sexual violence. When Jada Smith was 16 years old, she was drugged and raped at a party. Her attackers took photos of her while she was still

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20 Social Media Posts That’ll Make You Wonder Why Humans Are The Way They Are

Remember the good old days when it was understood that people were just inherently stupid and humanity was devolving without needing any physical proof? In case you weren’t aware, as technology

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India bans liquor sales along highways and social media is outraged

Image: Shutterstock / ChameleonsEye After India's apex court announced a ban on liquor sales along the country's national highways, vendors, restaurateurs and citizens are outraged. The move aimed at

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