Tag Archives: social media networking

  • ‘Tweet Seats’ in Theaters for Phone Addicts

    Nov 10, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *Are you ready for “tweet seats?” Wow, society has really changed with the emergence of social media and smart phones. Theaters are now offering phone addicted social networkers special seating during film showings. Typically, a few annoying ads about turning off cell phones before the movie begins run as part of the preview reel; but […]

  • Sherri Shepherd Threatened with Rape

    Jun 8, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 16 Comments

    *“The View” co-host Sherri Shepherd has had some interesting commentary come her way due to her opinions on the show. But a Twitter follower took things a little too far when “DaCloneKiller” wrote, “somebody should drag u in a back alley and rape you.” She promptly responded with, “THIS IS A THREAT & I’M PISSED.” […]

  • Drake Says Social Media Networking is Corrupting the Youth

    Nov 19, 11 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Social networking is something like a popular big brother system that watches and sets the trends. Drake told The Souce that he’s actually not too much into social media websites because they are getting out of hand and take away what it means to be a real person. But of course he’s got to do […]

  • Minorities Use Facebook and Twitter More than Others

    Jun 1, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 2 Comments

    *According to International Business Times, a Georgetown study on the use and effects of social media found that more minorities spend more time on social media sites. Compared to Caucasian users, Hispanic and African-American users of social media are significantly more likely to learn about and become involved in social issues. When asked if they […]

  • Snoop Dogg Says Twitter is the Key to Industry Success

    Apr 30, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *Snoop Dogg, an innovative businessman, as well as master rapper, shared with the music industry that Twitter is the future. He said that the microblogging website is the “number one key in music right now” and artists should use it to promote their albums and projects. Without embracing the social media networking age, Snoop Dogg […]

  • Thoughts of Suicide: Bow Wow Laments His Life … on Twitter

    Dec 9, 10 by Brittney M. Walker 10 Comments

    *Bow Wow has been living live on Twitter, telling folks he’s been thinking about suicide. He finally spoke more openly about his Twitter messages on Washington D.C. radio station 93.9, with Angie Ange. He compared himself to the character in the film “Richie Rich.” “It’s similar with me, it’s the same story, all I know […]