Category Archives: Technology

Inside The Shady World Of DNA Testing Companies

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30 Millennial Instagram Accounts I Want To Create But Am Too Lazy To Manage

Matheus Ferrero My life was changed recently when a friend sent me a link to “Hot Dudes Reading” and another friend sent me a link to Lorde’s onion ring account. Naturally, being a Millennial, I said to myself “I could totally do this, but better.” Here’s everything I came up with, but don’t have time … Continue reading 30 Millennial Instagram Accounts I Want To Create But Am Too Lazy To Manage

Dem politician sees #Science disaster brewing at the White House (others, not so much)

Democrat Maryland legislator and candidate for U.S. Congress Aruna Miller sees a science emergency in the Trump administration: In its 41-year-old history the White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy has never gone this long without a leader or official mandate. Without science, it's fiction, right .@314action? Trump's science office is a ghost town … Continue reading Dem politician sees #Science disaster brewing at the White House (others, not so much)

Facebook to Show Users Which Russian Propaganda They Followed

request from Congress to address manipulation and meddling during the 2016 presidential election. The tool will appear by the end of the year in Facebook’s online support center, the company said in a blog post Wednesday. It will answer the user question, “How can I see if I’ve liked or followed a Facebook page or … Continue reading Facebook to Show Users Which Russian Propaganda They Followed

Everyone’s Favorite Superhero Family Is Back In ‘The Incredibles 2’ Teaser

The sequel is set to open on June 15. The plot is still unclear, though Collider reported earlier this year that it will focus on the adventures of Holly Hunter’s Elastigirl. Meanwhile, her husband, Mr. Incredible (Craig T. Nelson), will be home caring for baby Jack-Jack. Based on the teaser clip released Saturday, he’ll have … Continue reading Everyone’s Favorite Superhero Family Is Back In ‘The Incredibles 2’ Teaser

Meet the Porn Star Running for President in 2020

Cherie DeVille reasons that if a reality TV personality with zero previous political experience can be voted into office, then why not her? She feels just as qualified, if not more. The physical therapist has firm opinions on immigration, education, environmental reform, and how to handle the war on drugs. Shes also a porn star. … Continue reading Meet the Porn Star Running for President in 2020

Obama Appears To Zing Trump With Twitter Followers Boast

In a conversation with journalist Karan Thapar at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit in New Delhi, Obama boasted on stage about having “100 million Twitter followers”. “I think it’s important to be mindful about both the power of these tools and also its limits and to understand it can be used for both good or … Continue reading Obama Appears To Zing Trump With Twitter Followers Boast

Here’s How the End of Net Neutrality Will Change the Internet

Internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon may soon be free to block content, slow video-streaming services from rivals, and offer “fast lanes” to preferred partners. For a glimpse of how the internet experience may change, look at what broadband providers are doing under the existing “net neutrality” rules. When AT&T customers access its DirecTV … Continue reading Here’s How the End of Net Neutrality Will Change the Internet