Selfies

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
    • Yelp Update Lets Users Take ‘Yelfies,’ Share Bookmark Collections

      Yelp Update Lets Users Take ‘Yelfies,’ Share Bookmark Collections By Brandy Shaul on Nov. 29, 2016 - 2:30 PMComment Yelp released an update for its iOS and Android application, which allows users to take new “Yelfies” when they check in to businesses in the app. A Yelfie is a Yelp-specific photograph that combines a regular photo with a selfie, and also includes a business ...

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    • Insta-Famous, or the Anxiety of Influence

      Remember The Devil Wears Prada? In the 2006 movie, an eager Anne Hathaway’s dream is to work for high-fashion magazine Runway—despite having to answer to its tyrannical editor. If the film were written today, it’d be very different. Print magazines long told readers what was hot, what they should buy and what they should wear.

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    • 5 Signs of a Weak Social Media Campaign

      Given that the majority of businesses are increasing their digital marketing spend going forward, there’s a lot of pressure for marketers to prove that their campaigns are yielding results. Just to put this in perspective, recent research by Digital Neighbor finds that the need to capitalize on social media is a leading driver in the push for higher investments in digital marketing.

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  • Lightricks Launches Facetune 2 Photo-Editing App on iOS

    …, smooth their skin or reshape specific facial features, like their mouths. The app’s reshaping feature uses artificial intelligence to “understand” how a feature should be changed to fit with the rest of the user’s face. For instance, if a user takes a selfie without smiling, they can use the app’s Reshape feature to create a smile on their face…

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

    … are represented by collectible cards, and they can collect additional parts as they play. Infinite Tanks includes a single-player mode as well as multiplayer gameplay. The game features six different gameplay maps. Age of Heroes: Conquest (Free on iOS, Android) – This turn-based role-playing game from 5th Planet Games allows each player to create…

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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. In each game, players will take…

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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

    … to a highly targeted, lookalike audience of friends and followers. The average consumer connects with hundreds of friends on places like Facebook and Twitter and several-hundred more contacts in their mobile phone’s address book. And when a consumer shares something of interest, their friends engage at astonishing rates–rates far higher than when a brand…

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  • 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

    … to the increased importance of live content for TV. Internet giants covet TV ad dollars, so certainly the appeal of live video has financial motivations. But there is perhaps a more pressing strategic driver: Snapchat. Snapchat drives a paradigm shift Although Snapchat does not offer truly live video, its Live Stories and selfie-centric camera have…

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  • #DrivingSelfies on Instagram (Infographics)

    … As if texting wasn’t dangerous enough, some prefer to take it even further, mugging for selfies while driving. Auto Insurance Center examined 70,000 Instagram posts with driving-related hashtags to find out when, where and how often people are posting selfies while operating moving vehicles. Citing data from the National Highway Traffic…

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

    …. Forbes conducted a study with Elite Daily, which revealed that just 1 percent of millennials say a compelling advertisement would make them trust a brand more. They believe that advertising is all spin, so they ignore ads completely. Some brands try to fabricate authenticity by paying “influencers” to feature their products in ways that seem…

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