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Prominent Greek Journalist Giorgos Tragas Dies after Battle with Covid

Prominent Greek journalist Giorgos Tragas died after suffering with the Covid virus at an Athens hospital in the early hours of Tuesday. He was 72. He had been rushed to Sotiria Hospital with acute breathing problems on December 4. He was...

Chris Cuomo Off CNN After Helping Brother with Lawsuits

CNN suspended news host Chris Cuomo after new details emerged regarding the help he gave his brother Andrew Cuomo in the New York governor's multiple sexual harassment suits. Chris Cuomo had served as a close adviser to the governor during...

The Xbox Series S Rules Black Friday 2021

Microsoft's Xbox Series S console is leading game console sales this Black Friday. The console's success is due to a combination of two factors: its price point and its availability. While Sony's Playstation 5 is far and away the most...

Photo of Woman From Evia Among TIME’s Best Photos of 2021

A moving photo of an elderly lady taken during the fires that devastated the island of Evia, Greece was chosen on Wednesday as one of the four Best Photos of 2021 by TIME magazine. Taken by Konstantinos Tsakalidis of the SOOC...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Covers GQ’s 2021 Men of the Year Issue

Milwaukee Bucks' star Giannis Antetokounmpo was revealed to be the cover of GQ's 2021 Men of the Year issue on Tuesday. Antetokounmpo was named the athlete of the year in the popular men's fashion magazine's annual round-up of inspiring male...

Greece Accused of Limiting Press Freedom in Combating Fake News

Greece has been accused of limiting the freedom of the press freedom after the government earlier in the week brought before Parliament changes to the penal law that foresees heavy penalties for media that are deemed to spread fake news. The...

International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists

A spokesman for the United States State Department issued an announcement on Tuesday, commemorating the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists, urging nations to take action to protect journalists around the world. At a time when an...

Squid Game Cryptocurrency Gains over 2000% in Days

It is not a part of the official franchise, but a new cryptocurrency based on the television series "The Squid Game" is gaining rapidly on the market. The successful Korean show now has its very own brand of cryptocurrency,...

Facebook CEO Announces Metaverse called “Horizon”

In what many around the world see as an effort to take attention away from a slew of recent problems, many of them brought to light by a whistleblower, the media behemoth Facebook announced a new creation, a "metaverse"...

Netflix’s Squid Game Breaks Records with 111 Million Views in a Month

Netflix's Korean TV series Squid Game is now officially a worldwide phenomenon, having surpassed 111 million views. In just one month, the dystopian series has easily surpassed Bridgerton, holder of the TV platform's previous record. Mixing social allegory and extreme...

Facebook Whistleblower Charges Firm Aware it Spreads Hate

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen, the former employee of the firm who released a bombshell on Sunday when she spoke freely to "60 Minutes" about the media behemoth's policies, charged in Congressional testimony on Tuesday that it "is operating in...

You’ll Never Guess Netflix’s Most Popular TV Show

The subscription television platform Netflix regularly releases Top-10 lists of its most popular movies and TV shows, but the list its CEO, Ted Sarandos, released on Monday had the most unexpected TV show of all at the top. Shonda Rhimes’...

TikTok Overtaking YouTube in the U.S.

The massively popular short-form video application TikTok is inching closer to behemoth YouTube in becoming the most watched video sharing platform on the internet. BBC reports that TikTok has surpassed YouTube's average watch time per user in the United States...

#AppleToo Demands Accountability at Apple

Several Apple employees have recently launched a campaign called #AppleToo to cast light on issues of discrimination at Apple. The group formed last week. The #AppleToo campaign aims to create a movement for employees to speak out on the marginalization...

Social Media “Grandfluencers” Wisdom is For All Ages

Think social media is for the youngsters who are seemingly only interested in celebrities and the newest beauty treatment? Think again, as many 60 and 70-year-old "grandfluencers" take the internet by storm with their wit, wisdom and insight into...