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Zoe Kazan Criticizes Controversial Child Border Separations

Zoe Kazan, who frequently speaks out on social and political issues, took to Twitter to strongly criticize President Trump's administration's policy of separating children from parents trying to cross the border. She told a story from her 2010 shoot of...

Greek Parents More Addicted to Social Media than their Children

Greek parents spend more time on social media than their children, a new study by the Greek Internet Security Center says. The study results were publicized on the occasion of the World Safer Internet Day, February 6. "We must necessarily be...

Greek Computer Whiz Creates "Facebook" for the Disabled

Greek computer programmer, Petros Kaloupis, has created the first social media network for people with disabilities such as blindness, deafness or people who have problems with mobility. The first "Facebook" for people suffering from disabilities - known as Disabledbook -...

Panhellenic Exams: University Entrance Exams Begin

The Panhellenic exams, the Greek university entrance exams began on Monday May 17th, with more than 100,000 senior high school students sitting down for their last and most crucial exams. A total of 103,366 students will be taking the exams...

Self'it: New App For Snapping and Sharing Designed by Greek Students

Have you ever wanted a social media app to help you stand out from the crowd? A new application developed by two Greek students, called Self'it, may be just what you've been waiting for. 22-year old Themis and Sotiris, the...

Online Networks Rule Social Life of Greeks

Half the Greek population has an account on at least one social media platform, according to a recent publication in the Greek newspaper Kathimerini. Greeks spend more than 80 minutes per day on social networks. Facebook is the favorite platform...

Nia Vardalos Supports ‘Hard-Working, Loving People’ of Greece

The star of "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" Nia Vardalos has voiced her support on social media of the "hard-working, loving people" of Greece who she says should not be blamed for the economic crisis. Plenty of media outlets have...

The Greek-American Taking Vine by Storm

Nicholas Megalis has over 4 million Vine followers and counting. The Greek-American singer-songwriter, artist and director's musical posts on the social media app make him one of the most-followed people on Vine. Megalis posts many other self-made videos in addition to...

What Greeks Wished for Most in 2014

By Pamela Lytra Holidays are over and Greeks welcomed 2014 with their primary wish being Health. Employment ranked in fourth place, after Love and Happiness! Greeks, according to Engagor -- one of the Top 5 listening tools worldwide -- started sending...

Greek Communists Head Sues Facebook and Twitter

The Greek Communists General Secretary, Aleka Papariga, appears to be suing social networks Facebook and Twitter due to fake profiles running on the two famous websites. People working for their websites have received several letters of complaints, whether sent by Papariga...