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Remember your “Top 8 Friends” on MySpace?
If there was an ugly time in social’s history, this was it. Not just due to the gaudy graphics, but also due to the fact that we were in love with the new possibilities of our digital selves. If you loathe today’s Instagram selfies, they are masterpieces compared to the MySpace days when our crappy camera phones made our already awkward duck face reflections look remarkably worse. Read more> 

Remember your “Top 8 Friends” on MySpace?

If there was an ugly time in social’s history, this was it. Not just due to the gaudy graphics, but also due to the fact that we were in love with the new possibilities of our digital selves. If you loathe today’s Instagram selfies, they are masterpieces compared to the MySpace days when our crappy camera phones made our already awkward duck face reflections look remarkably worse. Read more> 

These days, the action on Twitter during a game is nearly as fierce as what’s happening on the court. During each game, the Turner team breaks out the tweets for both schools in its Madness Meter. “We want to show who’s winning the war on Twitter,” Johnson says. It’s a measure of the most tweets fired, not the funniest, most devastating or illuminating quip.

Turner Sports Reinvents How Fans Watch March Madness

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Infographic: The World’s Selfiest City
The selfie knows no geographical boundaries. Across the world, from Russia to Brazil, people love taking pictures of themselves. The rate at which they do so, however, can vary widely depending on where they live.
Time has gathered the data, crunched the numbers, and found an answer to the contest we’ve all secretly been participating in each time we upload a vanity mugshot from an oblique angle: What is the selfiest city in the world?
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Infographic: The World’s Selfiest City

The selfie knows no geographical boundaries. Across the world, from Russia to Brazil, people love taking pictures of themselves. The rate at which they do so, however, can vary widely depending on where they live.

Time has gathered the data, crunched the numbers, and found an answer to the contest we’ve all secretly been participating in each time we upload a vanity mugshot from an oblique angle: What is the selfiest city in the world?

More> Co.Design