Twitter Drops Its Egg, The Unintended Avatar Of Harassment : The Two-Way : NPR

Sometimes you’ve gotta crack a few eggs… Twitter’s new default avatar is aggressively generic. Twitter hide caption toggle caption Twitter Sometimes you’ve gotta crack a few eggs… Twitter’s new default avatar is aggressively generic. Twitter Since 2010, the default avatar on Twitter has been an egg. The idea apparently was that a new user was…

Brad Pitt Steps Out Looking Noticeably Thinner: Photo

Beauty of the Day: 5 Secrets of Camila Alves’ Style LOL! Watch Marisa Tomei Perform a Dramatic Reading of Lady Gaga’s ‘Bad Romance’ Teen Mom 2’s Kailyn Lowry Shares Ultrasound Pics of Baby No. 3 Brad Pitt was photographed looking super slim while stepping out in Los Angeles on Thursday, March 30. The 53-year-old actor,…

Chicago Bulls will donate $1M to public schools

Chance the Rapper is one benevolent guy. (Photo: Charles Rex Arbogast, AP) Chance the Rapper is turning into the Oprah of Chicago’s public schools After donating $1 million to his hometown’s embattled public school system earlier this month, the 23-year-old rapper held a second press conference Friday, where he announced that the Chicago Bulls will match his…

’13 Reasons Why’: Netflix Suicide Drama From Selena Gomez

[This story contains spoilers from the entire season of Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why.] Netflix turns its lens on the woes of being a teenager in the 21st century with drama 13 Reasons Why. Created by Brian Yorkey, the drama was originally intended as a starring vehicle for executive producer Selena Gomez and revolves around…

Kendrick Lamar Is Coming for the Rap Industry – Vulture

Vulture Kendrick Lamar Is Coming for the Rap IndustryVultureA fact of language often lost on critics who write, is that anything worth saying is worth repeating soon after. Read enough reviews and you’ll notice that they often seem composed under some strange constraint, as if there were dire penalties for …Kendrick Lamar Exposes the Fake…

April Fools’ Day 2017: the best (and worst) pranks

April 1st — a day colloquially known as “April Fools’ Day” or “the worst holiday ever” — isn’t even until tomorrow, but because the month of April starts on a Saturday this year, all the #brands are already out in force to pollute the internet celebrate the occasion with a bunch of tiresome fun pranks…

Twitter ditches iconic egg default avatar

Twitter is giving its trolls a facelift. Twitter is ditching the iconic egg avatar that appears as a default profile picture in favor of a more generic image of a dark gray disembodied head on a light gray background. Or it could be an uneven power outlet. We’re really not sure, to be honest. In…

April fools pranks tech companies

If you don’t need to get to your destination in a hurry, Google Maps added a Ms. Pac-Man mode to further distract you from your task at hand. To play, open your Google Maps app and click on the pink Ms. Pac-Man icon on the right side of the screen. The idea is recycled from…

Privacy Advocates Fight Browser Sharing Move |

The Electronic Frontier Foundation is criticizing Congress after it passed a bill that would allow internet providers such as Comcast, AT&T and Verizon to sell the browsing habits of their customers. (March 31) The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media…