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News and Articles About Selfie

There's Now a Course on the Art of Selfies
Social Media

There's Now a Course on the Art of Selfies

A U.K. education institute is offering a class on the 'art of self-portraiture.'
Nina Zipkin
8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile
Linkedin

8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile

You could get passed over on LinkedIn if your headshot stinks. Put your best face forward on the popular professional networking hub by not making these common and comical profile faux pas.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Twitter Reportedly in Talks to Acquire Shots, the Bieber-Backed Selfie App
Acquisitions

Twitter Reportedly in Talks to Acquire Shots, the Bieber-Backed Selfie App

This could be the acquisition Twitter's CFO accidentally tweeted about on Monday.
Laura Entis
3 Millennial Marketing Lessons From the Selfie
Millennials

3 Millennial Marketing Lessons From the Selfie

Selfies exemplify how millennials are different from generations past. It's all about expression and a close, personal relationship with mobile technology.
Scrabble Updates Its Dictionary for the First Time in a Decade, Adding 5,000 Words
Scrabble

Scrabble Updates Its Dictionary for the First Time in a Decade, Adding 5,000 Words

New admissions include words like 'texter,' 'funplex,' 'bromance' and 'selfie,' but Scrabble fanatics are most excited about the inclusion of four two-letter words.
Laura Entis
Just How Long Has 'Selfie' Been Around, Anyway?
Culture

Just How Long Has 'Selfie' Been Around, Anyway?

The Merriam-Webster dictionary has added 150 new words, many of which have been around for a surprisingly long time.
Nina Zipkin
This Is Possibly the Coolest Selfie You've Ever Seen
Selfies

This Is Possibly the Coolest Selfie You've Ever Seen

Drones plus selfies equals dronies. Get used to it.
Jason Fell
Samsung Can't Have All the Fun: 5 Other Mega Brands Rocking the Selfie
Selfie

Samsung Can't Have All the Fun: 5 Other Mega Brands Rocking the Selfie

Ellen, Big Papi and LeBron -- Samsung's all-stars -- aren't the only big names snapping promotional selfies. Tons of other brands are cashing in on selfie marketing mania, too.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Apple Adds New 'Selfies' Section to App Store
Social Media

Apple Adds New 'Selfies' Section to App Store

Apples has gotten caught up in the selfie hype, launching a new section in the App Store called 'Sharing Selfies.'
Kate Taylor
Ellen's Oscar Selfie Rapidly Becomes the Most Retweeted Image of All Time
Selfie

Ellen's Oscar Selfie Rapidly Becomes the Most Retweeted Image of All Time

The A-list studded photo surpassed President Obama's 'Four More Years' picture in under an hour.
Laura Entis
Famed Photographer Predicts the Death of the 'Selfie'
Marketing

Famed Photographer Predicts the Death of the 'Selfie'

The 'selfie' fad may appear to be gaining steam, but legendary '60s photographer David Bailey gives it a 6-month shelf life.
Laura Entis
In Defense of the Selfie
Marketing

In Defense of the Selfie

The picture everyone loves to hate (and take) has earned philological status. Let's celebrate the selfie.
Ray Hennessey