Our Network

Tag Archives | social media

17-Year-Old American Sentenced to Eleven Years In Prison For Tweets Supporting ISIS

An American teenager was sentenced to 11 years in prison today for providing material support to terrorism. But Ali Shukri Amin, just 17 years old, never committed violence in the name of radical Islamic terrorism. His crime was running a Twitter account that celebrated the terrorist group and taught others how to send money through [...]

Continue Reading

Krewella discuss the negative stereotypes of women in EDM

Dancing Astronaut – EDM, trap, techno, deep house, dubstep In a recent video interview with Forbes, sisters Jahan and Yasmine Yousaf of Krewella detail a variety of topics like their career beginnings, social media addiction and controversial Internet backlash after the lawsuit from former group member Rain Man. Most prominently, they share their thoughts on the misconceptions and negative portrayal of successful women [...]

Continue Reading

How NASA Won the Internet

This time last week, the Internet wasn’t talking about cat videos or Kardashians. Instead, millions were discussing whether a piano-sized robot 3 billion miles from Earth would beam home a critical radio signal on schedule. That signal would tell us that the New Horizons spacecraft had successfully accomplished its Pluto flyby. Read more… Continue Reading [...]

Continue Reading

How to Defeat ISIS with Twitter Trolls

With all the handwringing over how ISIS is “winning” on social media, recruiting young people using Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, one policy wonk thinks we should fight back. He’s got disturbingly detailed plans for how the US government could borrow troll strategies to defeat ISIS on the internet. Read more… Continue Reading from the Source

Continue Reading

Designed by OhhWord Media