October 7, 2018

After more than seven years with the lucrative company, co-founders of the app Instagram, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, are leaving the company with no formal indication as to why. The New York Times reports that Systrom and Krieger have been hands-on managers of the...

December 14, 2017

What is Internet Addiction?

Internet addiction is an impulse or control disorder. Users who are addicted to the internet may have emotional attachments to online “friends” or their online activities. Internet addiction has been compared to gambling. Internet addicts may...

October 24, 2017

Rapper, author, reality television star and businesswoman Hazel-E, is currently receiving internet backlash for going on a social media rant with boyfriend and rapper, Rose Burgundy, insulting the LGBTQ+ community and women in the black community that are dark-skinned.

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February 28, 2017

“Cash me ousside, how bout dah” is the biggest social media hit of 2017 so far, and the girl from the video is reaping in benefits from the viral hit. We all have seen and have made jokes about the video but there is one thing we haven’t done, which is discuss how the...

February 9, 2017

Have you ever extensively worried over what you posted on social media, had fear of what other people think when they see your posts, or concerns about how many "likes" your social media posts will receive? Then you may be experiencing “Social Media Anxiety Disorder.”...

January 13, 2017

The 2017 Golden Globe Awards were watched by 20 million people, according to Nielsen.com. The three-hour broadcast fell flat from time to time, but with Jimmy Fallon-hosting, the ceremony had plenty of entertaining moments. Here are some of the highs and lows from the...

December 7, 2016

According to Elle Magazine, “Last Tango in Paris” director Bernardo Bertolucci recently admitted in a video that that he and Marlon Brando did not receive sexual consent from the film’s actress upon filming a rape scene. In the scene, Brando’s character rapes actress M...

December 6, 2016

In contrast to the classic red-suited, full-bearded St. Nick we typically see around the holidays, Portland, OR is sporting a “hipster” Santa for the second year in a row.

Teens and adults can relive their childhood memories this season by visiting Hipster Santa at Pion...

November 22, 2016

Hundreds of Google accounts were suspended last week after the company caught on to a scheme that violated its Terms of Service. For many users, this meant they no longer had access to important documents being stored by Google.

The scheme started when a phone dealer in...

November 20, 2016

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg has again rejected the idea that the social network, Facebook, affected the U.S. presidential election, according to Yahoo News.

In recent months, Facebook has faced many controversies regarding the content that is allowed to be...

November 7, 2016

With the special Halloween event over, more and more “Pokémon Go” players have become bored with the game and some haven’t even touched the app in weeks. The game was a smash-hit when it was first made available in July of this year, but with little to no major changes...

November 6, 2016

The curse that will forever be known as the “Billy Goat Curse” began on October 6, 1945. Legend has it that Billy Goat Tavern owner, William “Billy Goat” Sianis, attempted to attend Game Four of the World Series where the Chicago Cubs were facing off against the Detroi...

November 1, 2016

Twitter announced on Thursday, October 27 that in the coming months, they will be shutting down Vine, a social media platform in which users can upload and share six-second looping video clips. The platform launched in 2013, but Twitter acquired Vine from co-founder, R...

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