Media Industry Timeline

No, Pope Francis Did Not Say Dogs Can Go To Heaven: Sorry, Pet Lovers

Pope Francis Did Not Say Dogs Go To Heaven

Pope Francis has declared that all dogs can go to heaven in multiple erroneous media reports that have come out over the last couple of weeks. On Saturday, the Vatican finally squashed this Snopes fodder once and for all by explaining how numerous news outlets got it wrong. “There is a fundamental rule in journalism…. Read more »

Sony Pictures Hack: FBI Investigating Threatening Emails Sent To Employees

Graphics of GOP, the group claiming responsibility of the Sony Pictures hack

The Sony Pictures hackers are now threatening the safety of employees and their families. The “Guardians of Peace,” or GOP, began the massive cyberattack against Sony on November 24, releasing confidential company data and saying they plan to eradicate all of Sony Pictures Entertainment. According to Today, employees discovered the hack after logging on to… Read more »

IRS Targeting Conservatives Again? Sen. Ted Cruz Wants Answers For Latest Audit

IRS Targeting Conservatives Again? Ted Cruz Suspects So

Is the IRS targeting Conservatives again? Texas Senator Ted Cruz wants answers for the latest audit issued against a right-leaning news website. According to a report from another right-leaning news site, the Blaze, Breitbart News Network has attracted attention from Internal Revenue Service auditors. Cruz believes that the Senate Judiciary Committee should issue subpoenas to… Read more »

Yahoo Tests New Homepage: Users Say ’Epic Fail’

Users are not too happy with the new Yahoo homepage

The new Yahoo homepage is making an unexpected test appearance on thousands of users’ computers, and the response has been overwhelmingly negative. According to Tech Crunch, Yahoo has been working through a major design overhaul for the past year or so, and has now started testing the new format. The new homepage, which TechnoBuffalo reports… Read more »

Donald Trump Questions Obama’s Sanity, Calls President ‘Psycho’

Obama Trump

Donald Trump has always been vocal in his criticism of President Obama, from perpetuating the “Birther” theories to his latest tweet, where he slammed the President for what Trump views as a major oversight in the handling of the current Ebola crisis. “I am starting to think that there is something seriously wrong with President… Read more »

‘Creator’ Of Bitcoin Sues News Agency That Exposed Him, Wants You To Finance The Lawsuit — Bitcoins Accepted, Naturally

BitcoinFounder

The world was shocked to learn that the creator of Bitcoin, a crazy-popular virtual crypto-currency, was an unassuming 65-year-old Japanese man quietly and rather frugally living in California. Now furious about the allegations, the ‘creator’ is suing the news agency who first reported about his possible legacy. News agency Newsweek was the first platform that… Read more »