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George Kent’s blue Nalgene was the real star of the impeachment hearing

11.13.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

If you're testifying during the first public impeachment hearing of 2019, it's important to stay hydrated. Good thing diplomat George Kent, also known as the one who's wearing the bow tie, brought his Nalgene to Congress on Wednesday.  Kent's bo... ...

Toad scream-singing videos are having a moment and you simply must watch

11.12.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

There's a lot to keep up with on the internet, and it's both unhealthy and unreasonable to absorb it all. However, we're taking a hard stance on this: You simply must watch Toad singing "Chandelier" by Sia. Toad singing "Chandelier" by Sia, a YouTube... ...

Twitter’s about to introduce Topics. Here’s how the new feature works

11.12.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Now that we're all used to seeing tweets from randos we don't follow in our feeds, Twitter is introducing a new way for you to discover just how many bad opinions are really out there regarding the things you care most about. Meet Topics. Essentially... ...

Legislators from ten parliaments put the squeeze on Facebook

The third meeting of the International Grand Committee on Disinformation and ‘Fake News’, a multi-nation body comprised of global legislators with concerns about the societal impacts of social media giants, has been taking place in Dublin this week — once again without any senior Facebook management in attendance. The committee was formed last year after ...

Saudi Arabia reportedly recruited Twitter employees to steal personal data of activists

Saudi Arabian officials allegedly paid at least two employees of Twitter to access personal information on users the government there was interested in, according to recently unsealed court documents. Those users were warned of the attempt in 2015, but the full picture is only now emerging. According to an AP report citing the federal complaint, ...