Bully Apologizes To Gay Man After He Sees Viral Wedding Proposal Online

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Lucas Bane was just living his life the best way he knew how — posting viral wedding proposal videos (well, really, video) and enjoying having motivated and talented friends who were willing to help him film said video. And then someone came from out of his past who he wasn’t particularly expecting to hear from. […]

Facebook Gives You the Ability To Look Back On Your Best Posts as a Video

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Who knew Facebook was giving away gifts for their birthday? Do you spend an impressive amount of time on Facebook? Have lots of witty comments and banter? Well how would you like to revisit those moments in video form with pleasant music tinkling in the background? If you said “No,” your adventure, perhaps wisely, ends […]

Happy 10th Birthday Facebook: 10 Ways Facebook Changed the Internet

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10 years ago Facebook was born in a — well, we’ve all seen “The Social Network” we all know the story. Long story short, Facebook has become an integrated part of our lives for better or for worse. And despite all the detractors (including myself), it looks like Facebook is sticking around. And since we […]

Facebook Slams Princeton Study Saying Facebook is Doomed; Shows Princeton is Screwed [MORTAL KOMBAT!!!]

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Let it never be said that Facebook doesn’t know how to serve up a big, steaming plate of “Fuck you.” Addressing the Princeton report that NMR lampooned earlier this week, Facebook has now dealt a demoralizing blow to the “Ivy League” school. And it’s a brutal one. Publishing a report online, Facebook utilizes the Princeton […]

Furious Pete Hints At Network Unrest With FaceBook Post

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We at NMR consider Furious Pete a friend. He’s been good to us; he even came down from Canada to be our Featured Rockstar. So you can imagine that we hate to see our friends unhappy, which is why this post he left on his private Facebook page has us baffled. I can’t imagine that […]

Facebook To Lose 80 Percent of Its Audience in Next Three Years, Study Says

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Facebook is gearing up to lose 80 percent of their audience a new study says — and it’s not anything they are doing that will cost them. No, it’s just the nature of the game, says the study — dryly called, “Epidemiological Modeling of Online Social Networks.” A couple of eggheads at Princeton have been […]

Science Calls It: Facebook Losing Teen Users At An Alarming Rate

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iStrategy Labs has some grim statistics to report on Facebook: it’s losing its cool … fast. Of course we knew Facebook was diminishing in popularity, but it isn’t like polar ice caps melting, it’s more like popsicle on a hot day melting. At this rate, Facebook could achieve a rating of “Myspace” by the time […]

Facebook Hacks, Twitter Fumbles and YouTube Gaffes: The Top 5 Internet Screw-ups of 2013

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The internet had its share of ups and downs in 2013, but arguably the following few were some of the biggest fails we’ve ever seen. Hopefully most of them (particularly #4 and #1) won’t ever be repeated, but we at NMR are realists: we kind of need this stuff to go down so that we […]

Leaked Video Ad Pitch Deck Shows How Facebook Believes it Can Beat YouTube

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Facebook believes it can outcompete YouTube for video ad dollars, according to a leaked Facebook video ad pitch deck obtained by TechCrunch. In the 32-page document, Facebook advises its execs on how to sell the platform to potential advertisers. The ad pitch pushes the notion that the social media company can beat both YouTube and […]

Survey: For the First Time Ever, YouTube Beats Facebook as Younger Teens’ Favorite Site

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On the heels of a Facebook earnings call where the social networking giant admitted they had lost traction with younger teens for the first time ever, comes the news that YouTube has now overtaken Facebook as younger teens’ favorite site. According to the Futures Company’s annual upcoming TRU Youth Monitor survey results, as previewed by […]

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