A selfie is a self-portrait photograph, typically taken with a hand-held digital camera or camera phone. Selfies are often shared on social networking services such as Instagram, Snapchat, and Tumblr. They are often casual, and are typically taken either with a camera held at arm's length or in a mirror.
Posts about Selfies
    • Job Seekers: What’s on Your Social Profile Can Hurt Your Prospects (Report)

      Social has become an important part of the recruiting and job searching process. While companies like to manage their brands on Facebook, Twitter is where most job seekers go to research companies and their employees. Still, according to the most recent Jobvite report, recruiters are starting to understand the importance of cultivating an employment brand, as well as finding sk ...

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    • Mobile Game Roundup: Infinite Tanks, Tiny Miners and More

      If you’re looking for a new mobile game to play this weekend, there are lots of new options for you to try, including Agatha Christie: The ABC Murders from Microïds and Artefacts Studio. The adventure game is based on the novel by Agatha Christie, and it allows users to become detective Hercule Poirot, on a quest to solve the case of the A.B.C. serial killer.

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    • Ubisoft Launches Face Up: The Selfie Game on Mobile

      Ubisoft announced the release of Face Up: The Selfie Game on iOS and Android. The multiplayer quiz game is similar to charades, and it allows users to act out expressions for other users to guess by taking selfies. In Face Up: The Selfie Game, users can challenge their friends or strangers to two-player matches.

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  • 5 Tips for Saving Time in the Social Networking Age

    … Picture this: You’re a busy entrepreneur–take Elon Musk, for instance. Full plate doesn’t even begin to describe your nonstop schedule, and on top of that, you have a profile on every forum that exists. You get so many notifications per hour, your head starts to spin–text messages, LinkedIn notifications, tweets, emails, pokes, Instagram…

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  • ‘Shared Media’ Is the Future And Will Disrupt Media Buying As We Know It

    … “Shared media” is outperforming traditional digital advertising by 10 times. So what exactly is shared media, and why is it so successful? In traditional media buying, the advertiser buys audience exposure from a publisher, broadcaster or ad network. The publisher or ad network shows the ad to its audience and is paid by the advertiser…

    AllFacebookin Social- 6 readers -
  • Elvis Presley Lens Launches on Snapchat

    … Elvis may have left the building, but he just resurfaced on Snapchat. The Estate of Elvis Presley teamed up with Snapchat to launch an interactive selfie lens in celebration of the annual Elvis Week, which runs through Aug. 16. The lens will give Snapchat users Presley’s signature pompadour hairstyle and tinted sunglasses, and allow them…

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  • How Snapchat Helped Trigger the Live-Streaming Arms Race

    … and gone. More recently, you could almost blink and miss the hype and fade-out of Meerkat as it was compromised by larger players with built-in audiences. But why now are the “big internet companies” pushing live streaming with such vigor? Why is live video so hot right now? The rise of DVRs, time-shifted TV, “Netflix and chill” and more has led…

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  • #DrivingSelfies on Instagram (Infographics)

    … Safety Administration, the report notes that distracted driving is a serious problem: 660,000 drivers user their smartphones while on the road, nearly 40 percent of which are using mobile and social apps.What’s more, 14 percent of people checking social media while driving are checking Instagram. Instagram users in California and Nevada posted the most…

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  • High-Risk, High-Reward: Snapchat’s Advertising Revolution

    … and engaging means delivering ads that are “authentic.” Snapchat realized that if ads are not authentic and sharable, they are unsuccessful, and it is ushering in a new era of advertising through a wealth of new ad formats that blur the lines between advertising and content. In what some are calling a pre-initial public offering push, Snapchat has…

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  • Content for the Selfie Generation

    … than a passive, lazy narrative. This is why the term “selfie” has become representative of this digital generation. A selfie is, after all, one part self-portrait and one part social sharing. And the smartphones we use to take selfies and enjoy interactive content represent the pinnacle of personal. We carry our phone closer to our bodies than…

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  • Line Launches egg Selfie App on iOS, Android

    … Line launched egg, its selfie application, on iOS and Android. The app is similar to MSQRD and Snapchat in that it lets users add filters and special effects to photos and videos that can be shared with friends. With egg, users can browse a variety of 3-D masks, which are applied to their faces in real-time. Some masks may include special…

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  • Estate of Marilyn Monroe Launches Snapchat Account, Lens

    … Marilyn Monroe is alive and well, at least in the form of a selfie lens for Snapchat. The Estate of Marilyn Monroe teamed up with Snapchat to create the lens, which will be available through June 7. The official Marilyn Monroe Snapchat account also debuted Wednesday, and it will feature stories showcasing Monroe’s most iconic and memorable…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitter- 6 readers -
  • Off Topic Friday: Ballot Box Selfies

    … Off Topic Friday: Ballot Box Selfies Love’ em or hate ‘em selfies are here to stay. They are a way of expression that almost an entire generation of young adults uses. A lot of these young adults are now registered voters and want to show their civic pride by taking a selfie in the voting booth or by the ballot box. While a number of states do…

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