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San Francisco Giants fan and cancer patient Rosemary Capitolo of San Jose in her orange knit cap. (CBS)

San Jose Cancer Patient’s Knitted Giants ‘Hair’ Selfie Goes Viral

A San Jose grandmother who’s a big San Francisco Giants fan has suddenly developed her own fan base not just because of her passion for the team, but also her whimsical approach to having cancer.

10/22/2014

A Facebook employee demonstrates the new Instagram video option during a press event at Facebook headquarters on June 20, 2013 in Menlo Park. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Report Finds Companies Scouring Instagram Selfies For Market Research

Your followers aren’t the only ones paying attention to the selfies you post on Instagram. New marketing sites are scouring those photos for big-time advertisers.

10/10/2014

Joseph Wong and his friends on a hike to Mission Peak in Fremont. (CBS)

Selfie Mountain: Mission Peak In Fremont Becomes Crowded With Photo-Obsessed Hikers

Social media may be behind the sudden popularity of a park in the East Bay. Visitors are scaling Mission Peak in Fremont by the hundreds, and nearly all of them snapping a selfie with the totem at the top.

09/16/2014

Christie Brinkley (credit: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

Christie Brinkley Instagrams Selfie at Billy Joel Concert

Watch as Brinkley dances to the song while in the front row of Joel’s Madison Square Garden gig…

08/11/2014

Germany's Andre Greipel (2ndL) sprints to win the 194 km sixth stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 10, 2014 between Arras and Reims, northern France. (credit: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

11 Things Tour De France Riders Won’t Stop For

The 101st running of the Tour de France began Saturday, July 5th and will run through Sunday, July 27th. In total, the finishing teams/riders will have traveled 2,276.7 miles (3,664 kilometers) on their way to a chance at victory.

07/10/2014

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Top 4 Most Troublesome Athlete Selfies

Here is a list of most troublesome athlete #selfies.

07/10/2014

Twitter creates Dronie, a drone mounted camera that takes self-portraits

Twitter Reimagines The Selfie With Drone Self-Portraits At Cannes Festival

Twitter took the selfie to new heights with the premier of its drone-mounted camera “Dronie” at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity Sunday.

06/16/2014

A mosaic of earth compiled from selfies taken on Earth Day 2014 (GigaPan/NASA)

NASA Releases Stunning ‘Global Selfie’ Taken On Earth Day

On April 22nd, NASA asked people around the globe to snap a photo of their location on the planet at that point and on Thursday they released the results of that world-wide photo hunt, a mosaic selfie of our planet as seen from space.

05/22/2014

A couple takes a 'selfie' outside Rockefeller Center on November 19, 2013 in New York City. Oxford Dictionary named 'Selfie' the new word of the year. The word is defined as 'a photograph that one has taken of oneself, typically with a smartphone or webcam and uploaded to a social media website.' The terms 'binge-watch' and 'twerk' were shortlisted. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Dubstep, Auto-Tune, Selfie Among New Words in 2014 Merriam-Webster Dictionary

More than 150 new words and definitions were added to Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary 2014 edition. Among the notable pop-culture terms officially added to the language are dubstep, which will inevitably infuriate those who can’t stand the genre, Auto-Tune, fangirl and, possibly the country’s most widely used new term, selfie.

05/20/2014

(L-R) Alice@97.3's Jayn & Sarah (credit: Alice@97.3)

Top 15 Words Added To Merriam-Webster Dictionary

Words like “selfie,” “turducken” & “hashtag” have officially entered American vernacular…

05/19/2014

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