Tag Archives: Twitter

Twitter snags Showtime as a live-streaming collaborator( but just for a boxing match)

Twitter has been picking up live-streaming copes left and right these days, including most recently for rugby competitions, and before that with Dick Clark Productions. Today, the company announced another high-profile grab: Showtime. But before you get too excited, the slew is just for a Saturday-night boxing match from Showtime Sports. This is the first time that Showtime has brought …

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Britney Spears now has a Snapchat, thank goodness

Finally there’s one more style to keep up with all things Britney Spears these days. The pop queen shared her first Snapchat foray on Twitter after her minors evidenced her the ropes. SEE ALSO: The trailer for Lifetime’s Britney Spears movie will only become you heartbreaking “A little sometime on Snapchat …, ” she tweeted. “It’s great because it acquires …

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Flashback Friday: This Is The Ideal Male Body

For Flashback Friday we’re revisiting “This Is The Male Body” a Twitter meme that came onto the scene last summer. It all started when conservative media personality Steven Crowder posted a photo of MMA fighter Fedor Vladimirovich Emelianenko to Twitter back in January. The picture, which was captioned “This is the ideal make body. You might not like it, but this …

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How IBM Watson’s CMO sees the future of data and AI

Steve Gold, IBM Watson’s chief marketing officer, presents at the MMA Summit in California in July 2016.Image: photo courtesy of ibm IBM Watson can do much more than answer questions on Jeopardy. Earlier this month, the artificial intelligence system created a movie trailer. It also powers driverless cars and is helping doctors with cancer care and research. Watson is IBM’s …

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Portuguese MMA fighter dies from harms held in push

A mixed martial art soldier from Portugal died Tuesday, three days after being hospitalized with injuries from a fight. Total Extreme Fighting announced the death of Joao Carvalho. It didn’t disclose the nature of Carvalho’s injuries, and said formal hospital medical reports and procedures are still being carried out. The 28 -year-old Carvalho was knocked out in the third round …

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Watch Prince Harry wish he was back in school again in these adorable videos

Prince Harry wishing he had these kids’ rap skills.Image: adbritton/twitter While Prince Harry may not have perfected his rapping skills just yet, he definitely knows how to kick it with the kids. On a recent trip to visit students at Nottingham Academy in England, he participated in a variety of cool classroom activities, spoke at a graduation ceremony and got …

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