Articles Tagged with social media

Was Joss Whedon Bullied From Twitter By Feminists?

Writer/Director Joss Whedon attends the premiere of Marvel's 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' at Dolby Theatre on April 13, 2015 in Hollywood, California.

Joss Whedon quit Twitter. Why? According to Whedon’s own words, Joss left Twitter because it was simply too busy, keeping him from getting the peace one needs to do one’s own work. Joss says it was just too much noise and it was keeping him distracted. Apparently, no one bought that excuse — er, reason…. Read more »

Live A Kardashian-Free Life With This Long-Awaited App

Kris Jenner, Sofia Vergara and Kim Kardashian attend the 2012 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner held at the Washington Hilton on April 28, 2012 in Washington, DC. This was the 98th annual dinner and was hosted by Jimmy Kimmel.

It seems nearly impossible to log into social media without seeing the Kardashian name over and over. It started with the success of Keeping Up With The Kardashians, but the media has spun out of control, going on a 24/7 Kardashian frenzy, often in lieu of reporting other, more poignant news. Don’t you wish you… Read more »

Sex Abuse Victims Search For Support And Justice On Facebook

Sex Abuse Victim Matt Lauzon

A childhood sex abuse victim turned to social media for justice. Boston entrepreneur Matt Lauzon alleges he was sexually abused at the age of 13 or 14 in Biddeford, Maine. Matt Lauzon, a 30-year-old who founded tech companies Dunwello and Gemvara, claims a local man who lived across the street from the little league baseball… Read more »

Baltimore Riots: Is Social Media Helping Or Making Things Much Worse?

April 25, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.

The Baltimore riots that began in protest to the mysteriously violent death of African-American man Freddie Gray have raised a lot of questions in America about the nature of racism and police behavior. President Obama recently broke his silence on the Baltimore riots, condemning the destructive protests as “senseless.” But the real conversation regarding the… Read more »

Elizabeth Olsen Explains Why She Avoids Social Media

Elizabeth Olsen speaks about her aversion to social media.

At one time or another, every one of us feels like social media gets too intrusive, but Elizabeth Olsen feels that way more often than not. In fact, Ms. Olsen is so adamant about not letting social media intrude upon her personal life that she doesn’t use them. No Facebook. No Twitter. No Instagram. “I… Read more »

EU Warns: Leave Facebook If You Value Your Privacy

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A stark warning has been issued by the European Union: delete your Facebook profile if you don’t want your privacy to be compromised. A report from Naked Security says that the EU is recommending people who don’t wish to have their personal details spied on by US agencies should leave Facebook for good. The statement… Read more »

Selfie Stick Gets Stealthy Alternative With Wireless Sticky Camera

Podo

It’s almost like something from a spy movie, only this time it’s just an upgrade to the infamous selfie stick. The product, called Podo, advertises itself as a wireless Bluetooth camera that you can stick to anything to take photos of yourself. It can take eight megapixel photos and shoot videos at 720p, take up… Read more »