Tag Archives: News

Google vs. Snapchat

Executives at Snapchat may be starting to sweat, and for good reason.  The search giant just recently launched a new mobile magazine format similar to that of Snapchat’s Discover.  In Discover, Snapchat users are exposed to content generated by major … Continue reading

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The 59th Annual Grammy Awards: Your Age is Showing

The Grammy Awards is currently experiencing a big existential crisis with their consistent decline in viewership over the past few years, especially, among viewers aged 18-49. Although, the awards show did manage to at least maintain the same average rating as last year’s show … Continue reading

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New Vaccine Scare: Schools to Inoculate Students Against Fake News

Don’t believe it? Google it. Right now, there are undoubtedly thousands of students across the country desperately googling for quick facts and citations to drop into papers. In schools everywhere, librarians are tearing their hair out… how much time did … Continue reading

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#WomensMarchOnWashington and #Facebook

The power of social media, as a tool to create international social political movements, was just witnessed by the entire world on January 21, 2017. On that historic day, millions of women, men, and children marched in over 400 cities worldwide for a … Continue reading

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The Impact of News on Social Media

In an article by CBS called “Millennials Rely On Social Media For News“, it describes the result of a survey that shows that younger populations are increasingly relying on social media for news sources, rather than traditional means like newspapers and … Continue reading

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