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Netflix Just Jumped Back Into the Net Neutrality Fight

Netflix Just Jumped Back Into the Net Neutrality Fight

TwinStar Media June 16, 2017 0

At the end of May, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings made it seem like the internet streaming giant was going to completely wuss out of the ongoing fight for net neutrality, but on Thursday, the

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Facebook Finally Lets You Post GIFs in Comments

Facebook Finally Lets You Post GIFs in Comments

TwinStar Media June 15, 2017 0

Who needs words when there are GIFs? The moving images will now be available to use in Facebook comments following a successful trial period. Beginning today (which is incidentally the file format’s 30th birthday), a

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Verizon Officially Acquires Yahoo for a Whopping $4.48 Billion USD

Verizon Officially Acquires Yahoo for a Whopping $4.48 Billion USD

TwinStar Media June 15, 2017 0

Verizon has announced a deal for Flickr and other companies owned by Yahoo costing them $4.48 billion USD. The deal was initially announced back in February, as well as the news that the two

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The COVFEFE Act Aims To Archive Trump’s Tweets For Posterity

The COVFEFE Act Aims To Archive Trump’s Tweets For Posterity

TwinStar Media June 13, 2017 0

What started as a typo, and quickly turned into an online joke, is now a bill at Congress. Democratic Rep. Mike Quigley of Illinois introduced a bill dubbed the COVFEFE ACT to include preservation of

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Apple’s Newest Ad Makes an Eloquent Plea to Take Climate Change Seriously

Apple’s Newest Ad Makes an Eloquent Plea to Take Climate Change Seriously

TwinStar Media June 9, 2017 0

For their latest ad, Apple has made use of various clips captured by regular iPhone users, all coming together as a sort of love letter to the earth. Narrated by astronomer Carl Sagan, the

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Do You Use OneLogin? Change Your Password Now

Do You Use OneLogin? Change Your Password Now

TwinStar Media June 2, 2017 0

If you use OneLogin to keep all your, well, login information straight, it’s time to change your password, as the password manager’s U.S. data centers are at the center of the latest hack attack. 

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Google’s $1 Billion London HQ Will Have a Swimming Pool, Running Track & More

Google’s $1 Billion London HQ Will Have a Swimming Pool, Running Track & More

TwinStar Media June 1, 2017 0

While many U.S. companies based in the UK are considering relocating post-Brexit, Google is clearly going nowhere. Following what feels like an age of scrapped plans and speculation, the tech giant has laid out

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Twitter Creates New Inbox For Direct Messages From Strangers

Twitter Creates New Inbox For Direct Messages From Strangers

TwinStar Media May 31, 2017 0

Twitter has long allowed users to contact each other privately through Direct Messages, but usually only if the two accounts are following each other. That’s about to change. Twitter will now allow strangers to

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Deleting the Facebook App Will Double Your Phone’s Battery Life

Deleting the Facebook App Will Double Your Phone’s Battery Life

TwinStar Media May 26, 2017 0

We’ve covered how Instagram is seriously damaging to mental health, but another self-study revealed that Facebook‘s mobile app is the most draining of your smartphone battery life. This observation came to light after Inc.

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How the Nature of Popularity Was Changed by Social Media

How the Nature of Popularity Was Changed by Social Media

TwinStar Media May 24, 2017 0

There aren’t many aspects of the human experience that haven’t been affected by the mass proliferation of social media over the past decade. From our way we interact with our friends to the way

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