‘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
‘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
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
‘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
‘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
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
TikTok star Alex Warren accused of stealing ideas from David Dobrik
The similarities are striking.
On Apr 17, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio
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 stunt inspires all sorts of mean tweets
The comments got vicious.
On Apr 7, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio
The most dangerous TikTok challenges we’ve seen—so far
Don't try these at home.
On Feb 23, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio
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
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, and can it really compete with TikTok?
Do it for the Byte?
On Jan 29, 2020 by Audra Schroeder