Category Social Media

STARBUCKS TO CLOSE ALL U.S. STORES FOR RACIAL BIAS EDUCATION

Article by Marie Bardelli – EsPResso Staff Writer On May 29, Starbucks said in a statement that they will close 8000 stores nationwide to hold “racial-bias education geared toward preventing discrimination” in its stores. The closure comes after two African-American men were arrested in a Philadelphia store last week.  The two men were waiting for a friend […]

HQ PAIRS WITH DWAYNE JOHNSON FOR THEIR BIGGEST PRIZE EVER

Article by Paisley Haddad – EsPResso Staff Writer HQ is already a popular trivia app that has user s vying for real money. With the usual prize pool being $5,000, with the occasional $25,000 special pool. You can expect that users were shocked when none other than Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson announced that he was […]

MACY’S EMPLOYEES TO BE THE NEXT FASHION INFLUENCERS

Article by Marie Bardelli – EsPResso Staff Writer With the rising popularity in social media platforms such as Instagram and Snapchat, an increase in social media influencers has followed.  A social media influencer is someone who has the power to affect the purchasing decisions of their followers by using their knowledge of the products and […]

DAIRY QUEEN RINGS IN THE SPRING SEASON WITH FREE CONES

Article by Bridget Murtha – EsPResso Committee Member After a brutal winter (that does not seem to be completely over yet), everyone is more than ready for spring and the warm weather it is going to bring. Dairy Queen was especially excited to ring in the season with all of their customers with a special […]

“THE CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SABRINA” IS NETFLIX’S NEWEST REBOOT

Article by Paisley Haddad – EsPResso Staff Writer With a boom in reboots taking over television and streaming services, “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” is Netflix’s latest venture into the world of reviving the classics. With a star studded cast, including Ross Lynch as Harvey Kinkle and Kiernan Shipka as Sabrina Spellman, playing the two […]

SNAPCHAT MISHAPS LOSE OVER $1 BILLION IN MARKET VALUES

Article by Marie Bardelli – EsPResso Staff Writer After releasing an update meant to make the interface easier to use, Snapchat has faced backlash from users and celebrities alike.  The initial release of the update caused a mass outcry from Snapchat’s users, who claim that the application is now difficult to use and the layout […]

FERGIE’S RENDITION OF THE NATIONAL ANTHEM HAS TWITTER USERS TALKING

Article by Paisley Haddad – EsPResso Staff Writer On February 18, Fergie took the stage at the 2018 NBA All Star game in Los Angeles to sing the National Anthem. Her rendition was not like how most singers would have sung it, with her adding many note changes and stylistic elements. Players and crowd members […]