search slide
search slide
pages bottom
Currently Browsing: Results for Tag "Tweets"

New study counts your calories ... based on your tweets

New study counts your calories ... based on your tweets That's what's being suggested by new research out of the University of Vermont's Computational Story Lab, which paints a portrait of how many calories people are burning and eating in different parts of the country — via their tweets.states, with below-average counts of the word "running" while higher than usual counts of "getting my nails done" for its low-intensity activities.

Professor Willow from 'Pokémon Go' needs to be immediately sacked

Professor Willow from 'Pokémon Go' needs to be immediately sacked LONDON — As someone who's been life-alteringly addicted to Pokémon Go for over seven months now, I feel I'm as qualified as anyone to make the following statement: Professor Willow, as helpful as he may occasionally seem, needs to lose his job.Now I'm no scientist, but I'm pretty sure Willow's not going to be getting the Nobel Prize in Physiology anytime soon for this particular nugget of information.

Every day a sweet dog peeks out from under a gate, waiting for his friend

Every day a sweet dog peeks out from under a gate, waiting for his friend May we all find a  secret dog bud that will wait for your pets every day.Days have passed and he was still waiting there, so one of my friends encouraged me to try to pet him.

Relive the wild ride that was the Oscars with the 10 most viral tweets

Relive the wild ride that was the Oscars with the 10 most viral tweets If you're one of those people who think the Oscars is kinda boring, well, we certainly hope that Sunday night changed your mind.There was a gluttony of incredible, if often cringeworthy moments: From that Hollywood tour randomly paying a visit, to that wild ending in which Moonlight was (eventually) crowned Best Picture.

These are some of the celebrities tweeting in honor of women today

These are some of the celebrities tweeting in honor of women today Shout out to all the ladies!Today is International Women's Day, a day in which we honor the strong, inspiring women in our lives.

British government warns staff to stop posting negative tweets about Donald Trump

British government warns staff to stop posting negative tweets about Donald Trump The Home Office has made it clear that it doesn't want its staff to post negative tweets about Donald Trump.In an email sent to the staff working at the department's digital data and technology unit, the Home Office warned staff to "avoid commenting on politically controversial issues" in general and "giving personal opinions about the organisation.

Elon Musk just told some rando on Twitter when Tesla's new solar tiles are available

Elon Musk just told some rando on Twitter when Tesla's new solar tiles are available We already know quite a bit about the solar tiles—Musk unveiled them in a presentation last year.If you've got solar roof panels.

Watching this robot print and burn Donald Trump's tweets is oddly satisfying

Watching this robot print and burn Donald Trump's tweets is oddly satisfying Do you burn with rage every time you read a tweet from Donald Trump?It automatically prints out the president's tweets, grabs them with a robotic arm, burns them with a lighter, and then deposits the remains in an ash tray.

Robotic whiteboard draws tweets, messages, and artwork on command

Robotic whiteboard draws tweets, messages, and artwork on command Have you ever wanted to send a distant loved one a handwritten message but didn’t have the patience for post?Available via Kickstarter, Joto is a connected display board that draws tweets, messages, and even art with a pen.

16 times Ed Miliband was the sassiest politician on Twitter

16 times Ed Miliband was the sassiest politician on Twitter As a rule, British politicians tend to be fairly stuffy on Twitter.They're so conscious about saying the right thing that they often end up spouting generic statements that don't really say anything at all.

Turtle manicures are absolutely a thing we are doing now

Turtle manicures are absolutely a thing we are doing now But painting that turtle's nails?Twitter user @yagirlkeyy_ posted these pictures of her and her turtle, Juanita, after she got her nails done.