19 Most Ridiculous Replies To The Pope

All the burning questions the Pope didn’t ask for. 1. The pope tweets about superficiality. Pope Francis @Pontifex Follow How good it is for us when the Lord unsettles our lukewarm and superficial lives. Reply Retweet Favorite Chase Roper @ChaseRoper Follow @Pontifex can't sleep either? What'd you think of @GameOfThrones? Reply Retweet Favorite View this…

Taylor Swift Just Had Her Instagram And Twitter Accounts Hacked (Photos)

Twitter Bad news, T Swift fans. Taylor Swift’s Twitter and Instagram accounts were hacked earlier today. This is no minor breach as Taylor has 51 million followers on Twitter and the fourth largest account on the social media platform. The tweets were relatively innocuous as they simply asked her fans to follow two other Twitter…

China’s Sina Weibo Targeted 100,000 Accounts for Violating Government Rules

Authorities in China issued new rules this summer in order to tidy up online discourse in the country. These new guidelines are called the Seven Bottom Lines. Today, state news agency Xinhua reports that more than 100,000 accounts on Sina Weibo have been closed or in some way punished for flouting these rules. As outlined…

5 Must-Follow Twitter Accounts For The Latest on Thailand’s Coup

Thai soldiers secure the bus stop area to prevent the anti-coup demonstration at Victory Monument in Bangkok, Thailand May 29, 2014. Image: Wason Wanichakorn/Associated Press Bangkok is the number one global tourist destination of 2013. The tourism industry accounted for 16.7% of the country’s GDP in 2012. Since the military coup that overthrew the Prime…

@Sweden Welcomes @Netherlanders to Twitter

The latest international Twitter trend? So-called Rotation Curation accounts which represent a given country, and are hosted by a different individual each week. These curators aim to influence the perception of their country abroad. The @Sweden account gave the idea currency; now the Netherlands has joined the game with the handle @Netherlanders. The rotation will…