What we know about Hive, the MySpace, Twitter, Instagram mashup social media app that exploded overnight

Thanks to a TikTok influencer and a One Direction “psychic,” Hive skyrocketed in popularity overnight.

Did you wake up this morning to see “Hive” trending in your social media feeds? Here’s what you need to know.

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