Articles tagged “selfie sticks”

Disney Parks Institute Selfie-Stick Ban Starting Next Week

Disney Parks Institute Selfie-Stick Ban Starting Next Week

Associated Press

It's a small world afterall, and you don't need to be hitting fellow visitors with your big sticks.

4 years ago

Disney World Tells Visitors to Not Use Selfie Sticks on Rides

Disney World Tells Visitors to Not Use Selfie Sticks on Rides

Associated Press

We love a good selfie-stick pic, but there's a time and a place for them. A fast-moving roller coaster is neither one of those.

4 years ago

Music Festivals Follow Museums With Selfie Stick Bans

Music Festivals Follow Museums With Selfie Stick Bans

Associated Press

What can only be described as the selfie stick phenomenon proved so distracting that organizations and institutions are now placing sweeping bans on the sticks. Attractions without clear entry points won't have such luck.

4 years ago

The New Selfie Stick Bans at Attractions Around the World

The New Selfie Stick Bans at Attractions Around the World

Greg Keller, Associated Press

We're going to ride this selfie stick craze until the wheels come off.

4 years ago

Selfie Sticks Are the Latest Amenity at Instagram-Friendly Hotels

Selfie Sticks Are the Latest Amenity at Instagram-Friendly Hotels

Joyce Manalo, Skift

Besides offering selfie sticks to guests, hotels need to maximize this gesture by inspiring and rewarding them to be ambassadors of the brand while in-destination.

4 years ago

Smithsonian Museums Are Latest Preparing to Crack Down on Selfie Sticks

Smithsonian Museums Are Latest Preparing to Crack Down on Selfie Sticks

Brett Zongker, Associated Press

One would think manners would prevent the use of sticks in a museum, but maybe we're giving people too much credit for their manners.

4 years ago

The Selfie Stick Debate Plays Out at Tourist Hot Spots

The Selfie Stick Debate Plays Out at Tourist Hot Spots

Beth Harpaz, Associated Press

Not discussed here: Who wants to hand a stranger their $500 smartphone that's packed with personal information.

4 years ago

The Short History of the Fast-Selling Selfie Stick

The Short History of the Fast-Selling Selfie Stick

Dan Peltier, Skift

The selfie stick will be here to stay in one form or another, even if naysayers don't believe so. With travelers wanting to be cautious about who they hand their phone to in some countries, this product is a huge safety net many are willing to pay for.

4 years ago