The pop star's performance at the award show yielded 4.5 million mentions and 306,100 tweets per minute.
The Video Music Awards netted more than 19 million social-media mentions last year, but this time the Viacom network is focusing on the quality and media side of the show's social media.
Today we'll talk about the original Batmobile design and get to more stories from today's news rundown, including Beyonce setting Twitter records with her announcement at this weekend's VMAs, 260mph paintballs making problems for plastic surgeons, a Dominos pizza location on the moon--and we also choose sides in the Chris Brown vs. Jay-Z feud!
The latest in a long line of bad ideas for bringing viral Internet video to the TV screen: Variety reports that Chris Crocker, the 'Britney Boy' of post-VMAs fame, may be getting a deal.
A quite beautiful video shows that on the Enterprise the most famous of this year's VMA performances shocked Spock. Kirk, though, seemed intrigued.
Brands snap up Viacom's Twitter video-ad slots for the "MTV Video Music Awards," and the media giant starts prepping more for Comedy Central's roast of actor James Franco and more than 30 other programs.
To drive people to its MTV app, the Viacom network is encouraging Miley fans to tweet about the singer enough to unlock preview footage from an extended-length version of her documentary.
The Oxford Dictionaries are leaping into modernity faster than your eyes can see, your fingers can type your phone can grow and your bottom can wiggle.
Social media commerce service Chirpify moves its Twitter-based sales model to Instagram and snags a few celebs and brands in the process.
Miso, a Google-backed social TV startup, has a new iPhone app that communicates with DirecTV boxes to identify the shows you are watching.