Stories for the week ending 11/27/2015
Happy Thanksgiving all
A new poll by Naked Security revealed that Mozilla Firefox is the most trusted browser, with Google Chrome coming in second. Sorry Microsoft, Internet Explorer ranked 6th. Quick – can you even name 6 browsers?
Which web browser do you trust? [Poll]
British singer Cheryl Fernandez-Versini (formerly Cole) – who is gorgeous – sets her Instagram account to private after being body shamed online for losing too much weight. Knock it off people; celebs have feelings.
While most nudity is not allowed on YouTube, everyone knows that there’s a lot of “not safe for kids” content on there – in the videos themselves and the comments. For that reason, and the fact that online videos are an absolute magnet for kids, a dedicated YouTube Kids app was a great idea. Unfortunately, YouTube continues to come under pressure, and this time it’s the NY Times calling them out over junk food ads.
Racially charged threats, including death threats against specific students posted on Yik Yak, led Western Washington University to cancel all classes on Tuesday this week. Police are involved but the incident hasn’t been resolved yet.
Western Washington University Cancels Classes After Hate Speech Targets People
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