Jay Versace speaking into microphone

‘Social media influence doesn’t mean he’s rich’: Musician and content creator Jay Versace’s GoFundMe for his mother’s funeral costs sparks debate

'An unexpected death IS EXPENSIVE.'

On May 21, 2022 by Maria Poggi

Brendon McNerney

‘The problems of monetization that we faced on Vine still exist’: Former Vine star and Clash CEO Brendon McNerney wants creators to get paid—fairly

‘I don’t think that the major platforms are going to win this.’

On Feb 3, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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Vine is long dead, but its energy lives on

Five years after its death, the love for vines and 'Vine energy' persists.

On Jan 27, 2022 by Daysia Tolentino

Gabbie Hanna and Jessi Smiles

‘It’s beyond triggering’: After years of bad blood stemming from rape case, Jessi Smiles exposes Gabbie Hanna in leaked phone call

The former friends are again beefing on social media.

On Jun 8, 2021 by Nahila Bonfiglio

Adam Perkins

‘Welcome to Chili’s’ Vine creator Adam Perkins dead at 24

Adam Perkins' vines were an essential part of the app.

On Apr 14, 2021 by Audra Schroeder

Police officer Sam Lopez from Tacoma Police Department on TikTok

This cop made fun of defunding police movement on TikTok. Now, he’s under investigation

Some videos appear to violate the department's professional standards.

On Jul 3, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio

Alex Warren and David Dobrik

TikTok star Alex Warren accused of stealing ideas from David Dobrik

The similarities are striking.

On Apr 17, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio

TikTok - lesbians

TikTok teens are using this Jason Derulo song to come out to their loved ones

Coming out has never been so wholesome.

On Apr 14, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio

Lele Pons - TikTok

Lele Pons’ TikTok stunt inspires all sorts of mean tweets

The comments got vicious.

On Apr 7, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio

TikTok challenges

The most dangerous TikTok challenges we’ve seen—so far

Don't try these at home.

On Feb 23, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio

TikTok suicide livestream

TikTok waited hours to contact police after teen broadcasted suicide

TikTok's main goal appeared to be keeping the story from going viral.

On Feb 6, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio

TikTok vs. Byte

How does Byte measure up to TikTok when it comes to protecting kids?

Concerned parents and teachers, here's your answer.

On Feb 6, 2020 by Brooke Sjoberg

what is byte

What is Byte, and can it really compete with TikTok?

Do it for the Byte?

On Jan 29, 2020 by Audra Schroeder

Star Wars memes

TikTok is now full of ‘Star Wars’ memes

'Hello there.'

On Jan 7, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio

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Elmo O’dwyer is taking over TikTok

Who is Elmo O'dwyer?

On Dec 24, 2019 by Nahila Bonfiglio