[gallery] The Geography of Happiness According to 10 Million Tweets The researchers coded each tweet for its happiness content, based on the appearance and frequency of words determined by Mechanical Turk workers to be happy (rainbow, love, beauty, hope, wonderful, wine) or sad (damn, boo, ugly, smoke,...

[gallery] BMW Turns A Four-Year Old’s Ideas Into A Car Design - PSFK 42 wheels, 19 Porsche engines (each producing 459 horsepower), three steering wheels allowing three people to drive the car at the same time, and a trunk full of toys. From the BMW marketing team: Eli, we...

[gallery] amalucky: Analyzing share of time spent on social networking sites in December 2012, comScore reveals that while Facebook dominated at 83% share, Tumblr occupied the second spot (5.7%), more than Pinterest (1.9%), Twitter (1.7%), and LinkedIn (1.4%) combined, and almost as much as the aggregate of...

In 2012, according to Pew Internet: Social Networking: 15% of online adults say they use Pinterest 13% of online adults say they use Instagram 6% of online adults say they use Tumblr 67% of online adults say they use Facebook 16% of online adults say they use Twitter 20% of online adults...

[gallery] Fresh Stats On Social Networks: Pinterest has practically caught up with Twitter, with 15 percent and 16 percent of adult U.S. Internet users on each network, respectively.  There is no longer a minority gap in social media use. The surveyed groups (whites, Hispanics, and African-Americans) hover around...

[gallery] New Pew study charts the explosive growth of American social media. Usage of Twitter alone is now at a 16%, having doubled since late 2010. (via explore-blog) ...