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Pinterest hackers replaced users’ photos with a bunch of booty shots
Pinterest hackers replaced users’ photos with a bunch of booty shots

If you were on Pinterest last night and noticed friends’ boards were suddenly overrun by booty shots, your first reaction may have been that Sir Mix-a-Lot joined the site and gained immediate popularity. In fact, Pinterst confirms the social sharing site was hacked by a booty lover.


PHOTOS Instagram’s most famous booty owner, Jen Selter, scores Vanity Fair feature
PHOTOS Instagram’s most famous booty owner, Jen Selter, scores Vanity Fair feature

Jen Selter is truly giving new meaning to the American Dream: The Instagram belfie (butt selfie) star earned a feature in the April 2014 edition of Vanity Fair.


New Avoid Humans app is the epitome of anti-social media
New Avoid Humans app is the epitome of anti-social media

The Avoid Humans app was launched to help people of Austin avoid crowds during South by Southwest (SXSW). It’s powered by Foursquare and steers users in the opposite direction from crowds.


Grieving father’s request inspires Facebook to change memorial policy
Grieving father’s request inspires Facebook to change memorial policy

Following one father’s request for Facebook to create a Look Back video for his late son, the social network is expanding that option to anyone who has lost a confirmed Facebook friend.


Loathsome dating profile with hot picture still gets hits
Loathsome dating profile with hot picture still gets hits

A woman on a mission to create a fake dating profile “so awful, so toxic, so irredeemably unlikable that no one would message her,” came to a similarly “so awful” conclusion: There are some seriously superficial folk out there! See Aaron Carter Fan’s witty observations from the social experiment…


PHOTO Man dangles dog from 2nd story balcony so it can go potty
PHOTO Man dangles dog from 2nd story balcony so it can go potty

Have you ever thought to yourself, “It’s raining so instead of taking my dog for a walk on the street – you know, where his legs support his body and what not — I’m just gonna hang the ol’ pooch off the balcony via his leash so he can do his business.” Yeah, me neither… WTF!?! Sadly, 23-year-old Tyler Smith of Greenville, South Carolina did just that and the pathetically lazy and ignorant decision was caught on camera and shared via Facebook. See the photo, find out what happened to Tyler and read what the dog’s owner, Tyler’s father, had to say about his son’s actions.


And the most-liked Instagram photo of 2013 is…
And the most-liked Instagram photo of 2013 is…

What does it take to earn Instagram’s most-liked photo of the year? Just 12 million followers and a popular celebrity connection! See which pic earned the top spot. Plus, the most-Instagrammed location, city and day of the past year.


What is Shots of Me? Justin Bieber invests $1.1M in social media network
What is Shots of Me? Justin Bieber invests $1.1M in social media network

Justin Bieber just put his confidence — and $1.1M — in Shots of Me, a new app. The social network was developed by the founders of RockLive and is targeted specifically for teens.


From The Office to The Sopranos: The TV shows that best represent each state
From The Office to The Sopranos: The TV shows that best represent each state

One Reddit user set out to decide which TV shows best represent each state. He made some controversial calls (That 70s Show over Happy Days?!), but the resulting map is pretty awesome!


Justin Timberlake relaunched MySpace: Will the site rise from the ashes?
Justin Timberlake relaunched MySpace: Will the site rise from the ashes?

This really happened: Tuesday evening Justin Timberlake relaunched MySpace at the El Ray Theatre in Hollywood, Ca. This sounds insane because no one’s logged in to MySpace since 2005, let alone used it on a daily basis. So, what’s going on, here? Can Justin bring this site back to life?


 

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