'Nude' Baristas Take Over a Coffee Shop for Nestlé's New Creamer Campaign

Body painting for buzz

For Nestlé's Coffee-Mate Natural Bliss all-digital campaign that launches today, the brand's marketers wanted to do something with a little shock value. So they took over an Irving Farm Coffee Roasters…

This Creepy Ad Brings an Old Political Tactic to Twitter After Iran Deal

And 'Death to America' drops from trending topics

The Iran nuclear deal is a top trend on Twitter today, and so was "Death to America," at least for a brief time this morning. The historic deal between longtime enemies…

Here Are 9 Snapchat Images That Opened Mecca to the Rest of the World

App gets inside holy city

Snapchat is giving the world a look at Mecca today with its first live story from Islam's holiest city. "Mecca live" is even trending on Twitter. The push to get a…

Reddit CEO Ellen Pao Steps Down After Outrage From Firing Talent Director

Co-founder Steve Huffman takes over

Just one week after Reddit moderators revolted against the firing of the site's director of talent Victoria Taylor, interim CEO Ellen Pao has resigned. The move was revealed on Reddit…

Minions Inspire Love and Hatred With Their Marketing Run Amok

They're freaking everywhere

It was all bound to happen because that's how the Internet works: First we prop big sensations up, and then we revel in their downfall. And that's exactly what has…

New Girl's Hannah Simone Turns Up the Heat With a Branded Peep Show on Periscope

Goes burlesque for St-Germain

The New Girl's Hannah Simone is putting on a show over at Periscope today. It's a "peep show," actually, but a tasteful one in a French burlesque style that will…

Twitter Is Now Letting Apps Advertise With Video

Previews mean more downloads

Twitter's video ads are looking for a little more action. For the first time, the microblogging platform is allowing advertisers to drive app installs directly from promoted videos, the company…

How Periscoping Something as Simple as a July 4 Parade Can Take a Dark Turn

When ISIS claims to be watching your feed

David Armano, Edelman's global strategy director, has more than 70,000 followers on Twitter, which he joined back in 2007, less than a year after the platform was born. He's an…

These Award-Winning Drone Photos Show How Everything Looks Cooler From Above

Dronestagram names contest winners

There's nothing like a good dronie—the unique perspective, the otherworldly imagery and the fun of a selfie. So, when users of Dronestagram, an app devoted to drone photography, were asked…

Reddit Moderators Revolt Over Site's Firing of Popular Talent Director Victoria Taylor

Subreddits shutter after key AMA organizer is let go

As America readies for fireworks, Reddit is grappling with darkness. Hundreds of Reddit's community forums—called subreddits—have been made inaccessible to the public in protest after the San Francisco-based company dismissed its…