The 2014 Grammy Awards were presented at Staples Center in Los Angeles Sunday night, and Facebook said some 6.3 million users were responsible for more than 13.5 million interactions related to the event.
Facebook Weekly Highlights features photos and videos posted to the social network by celebrities and athletes. This week’s edition featured the photo to the left of Leonardo DiCaprio, after he was named best actor at Sunday night’s Golden Globes Awards; as well as the photo atop the post of actress Jennifer Lawrence photo-bombing singer Taylor Swift while she was being interviewed by E! Entertainment Television Host Ryan Seacrest on the red carpet, also at the Golden Globes.
Facebook and Instagram demonstrated their Olympic spirit by reaching a deal with NBC Sports Group’s NBC Olympics to bring social elements to content from the 2014 Winter Olympic Games, which will be held in Sochi, Russia, Feb. 7 through 23.
Facebook Weekly Highlights features photos posted to the social network by celebrities and athletes. This week’s edition featured the photo to the left, of John Corbett, Kristin Davis, and Chris Noth during a ”Sex and the City” reunion; as well as the photo below of model and TV personality Heidi Klum and her Emmy Award for “Project Runway.”
People love listening to music through Facebook-connected applications such as Pandora, Songza, and Spotify. As Facebook noted in a Stories post Tuesday, more than 110 million songs, albums, and radio stations have been played 40 billion times through apps that use Facebook’s Open Graph. Facebook took a highly visual at how songs trend across the country.