RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Tumblr

A collection of news and information related to Tumblr published by this site and its partners.

Top Tumblr Articles

Displaying items 1-12
  • Abbi Jacobson, from MICA to 'Broad City'

    Abbi Jacobson, from MICA to 'Broad City'
    If you are one of the 1.2 million viewers the Comedy Central series "Broad City" attracts on average each week, you might have noticed a nod to Baltimore in the recent episode "Stolen Phone." When a distraught Ilana — one of the show's two...
  • Bryn Mawr student advocates for mental illness awareness

    Bryn Mawr student advocates for mental illness awareness
    Teenager Kendall Reitz set out to become an advocate for improved mental illness awareness in the aftermath of last year's massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., when a disturbed 20-year-old named Adam Lanza fatally shot 20 children...
  • Tumblr bans in-app searches of 'gay' and 'lesbian,' but not gay slurs

    Tumblr bans in-app searches of 'gay' and 'lesbian,' but not gay slurs
    In the latest move by an Internet company to crack down on the inevitable proliferation of porn, blogging site Tumblr has banned its Apple iOS app users from searching the tags "gay," "lesbian" and "bisexual." The reason the company gives, according...
  • Parents Need An Education In Social Media Sites Their Kids Favor

    "Incoming freshman advice: First one to get pregnant wins." Gems like this —- plus ridiculously inappropriate comments about specific kids in your town —- are what Yik Yak is all about. The free app allows people to post anonymously and by...
  • 'HeyUSA' Starring Grace Helbig, Mamrie Hart to Debut on Condé Nast's The Scene

    Astronauts Wanted's digital series "HeyUSA" -- featuring YouTube stars Grace Helbig and Mamrie Hart on a cross-country road trip -- will premiere exclusively on Condé Nast Entertainment's The Scene video site on Oct. 15. "HeyUSA" follows Helbig and Hart...
  • 'HeyUSA' Starring Grace Helbig, Mamrie Hart to Debut on Conde Nast's The Scene

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Astronauts Wanted's digital series "HeyUSA" -- featuring YouTube stars Grace Helbig and Mamrie Hart on a cross-country road trip -- will premiere exclusively on Conde Nast Entertainment's The Scene video site on Oct. 15....
  • TV Picks: 'Los Jets,' TV podcasts, mini-sitcoms, 'Wizard Wars'

    TV Picks: 'Los Jets,' TV podcasts, mini-sitcoms, 'Wizard Wars'
    "Los Jets" (NUVOtv). This six-part documentary about an all-Latino North Carolina high school soccer team is also a tale of the changing face of the South and asks again that elastic and inexhaustible question, What Does It Mean To Be an American? Created...
  • Social Media Buzz: Marvel's 'Guardians' Face Off Against Return of the 'Ninja Turtles'

    Does digital data offer indicators that can be used to monitor marketing effectiveness and predict box office success even before awareness turns into intent? We analyzed this weekend's new movies across Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Google (the...
  • Digital Stars: Inside the 24-Hour Job on the Internet Stage

    Life as a celebrity on YouTube, Vine and other social-media platforms may look like it's all grins and giggles. But behind the scenes, according to digital stars, the job of feeding the never-ending maw of the Internet can be a grueling, all-consuming...
  • Sexism still a real thing in virtual gaming world

    Sexism still a real thing in virtual gaming world
    A few months ago I wrote a story about some young guys who make a living playing "Call of Duty," a video game where the object is to gun down your foes before they can shoot you. It's a testosterone-rich environment, but women play, too, and a while...
  • E-reader: Stephen King, Joe Hill hit the road

    E-reader: Stephen King, Joe Hill hit the road
    Throttle by Joe Hill and Stephen King Hour read, Kindle Single, $.99 Father-son duo Stephen King and Joe Hill team up for "Throttle," a high-octane short story inspired by Steven Spielberg's movie "Duel." In King and Hill's take, a vicious 18-...
  • Comic-Con 2014: mtvU’s first Fandom Awards salutes ‘GOT,’ ‘Mars’

     
    SAN DIEGO — There are plenty of Hollywood awards shows where people get gussied up in tuxedos, designer gowns and […]...