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Amid COVID-19 Travel Restrictions, United Airlines Launches Travel-Ready Center

Amid COVID-19 Travel Restrictions, United Airlines Launches Travel-Ready Center

By Matthew Wexler | Jan 26, 2021

You may have a mask and hand sanitizer in hand, but if you're planning on traveling any time soon, you'll also have to navigate the maze of pandemic rulesl. United Airlines has launched a digital hub to help customers easily track what may be required.

Twitter Permanently Bans My Pillow CEO

Twitter Permanently Bans My Pillow CEO

By Zen Soo | Jan 26, 2021

Twitter has permanently banned My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell's account after he continued to perpetuate the baseless claim that Donald Trump won the 2020 U.S. presidential election.

Will a 'Vaccine Passport' Be More Valuable Than TSA Pre-Check for Future Travel?

Will a 'Vaccine Passport' Be More Valuable Than TSA Pre-Check for Future Travel?

By Matthew Wexler | Jan 25, 2021

A vaccine passport "could be the golden ticket to rebooting travel," but how long will it take to get the double dose, and what technology is being developed to prove it?

Keepster: Saving Memories in a Digital Age

Keepster: Saving Memories in a Digital Age

Jan 21, 2021

Keepster is an innovative app that archives your messages with easy-to-use search functionality that can also turn your messages into creative keepsakes for years to come.

White House Website Now More Inclusive Thanks to Pronoun Options

White House Website Now More Inclusive Thanks to Pronoun Options

By Kilian Melloy | Jan 21, 2021

Within hours of President Joe Biden's inauguration, the White House website suddenly offered users the option of specifying their pronouns . Equality advocates hailed the sign as a hopeful early step.

Netflix's Big 4Q Lifts Video Service Above 200M Subscribers

Netflix's Big 4Q Lifts Video Service Above 200M Subscribers

By Michael Liedtke | Jan 20, 2021

Netflix's video streaming service has surpassed 200 million subscribers for the first time as its expanding line-up of TV series and movies continues to captivate people stuck at home during the ongoing battle against the pandemic.

Alec Nysten — Called 'Probably Sexiest Man on Earth' — Gets OnlyFans Pics Hacked

Alec Nysten — Called 'Probably Sexiest Man on Earth' — Gets OnlyFans Pics Hacked

Jan 19, 2021

OnlyFans has been a boon for some during the Pandemic, including Aussie model Alec Nysten. But the 28-year old is seeing his revenue stream compromised by leaked pics.

I'm Gay, 50 and Not Dead. How Noom Restored My Faith in Self

I'm Gay, 50 and Not Dead. How Noom Restored My Faith in Self

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jan 18, 2021

One Noom user reconnects with the importance of healthy eating and lifestyle habits through one of the most innovative wellness programs available.

How Noom is Reimagining the Wellness Industry

How Noom is Reimagining the Wellness Industry

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jan 18, 2021

"New Year. New You." It's a phrase we've heard countless times, but what exactly are we striving for? Enter Noom, which has people lead healthier lives through behavior change since 2016.

A Different Kind of Lockdown: Hacker Attempts Chastity Cage Extortion

A Different Kind of Lockdown: Hacker Attempts Chastity Cage Extortion

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 15, 2021

A hacker was able to take control over the internet-connected chastity cages in an attempted extortion of several victims, security researchers found.

Parler Squeezed as Trump Seeks New Online Megaphone

Parler Squeezed as Trump Seeks New Online Megaphone

By Frank Bajak and Barbara Ortutay | Jan 11, 2021

President Donald Trump has been kicked off of most mainstream social media platforms, but it remains to be seen how fast or where — if anywhere — on the internet he will be able to reach his followers.

A Farewell to @realDonaldTrump, Gone After 57,000 Tweets

A Farewell to @realDonaldTrump, Gone After 57,000 Tweets

By Aamer Madhani and Jill Colvin | Jan 9, 2021

@realDonaldTrump, the Twitter feed that grew from the random musings of a reality TV star into the cudgel of an American president, has died. It was not quite 12 years old.

Facebook Bans Trump Through Biden Inauguration, Maybe Longer

Facebook Bans Trump Through Biden Inauguration, Maybe Longer

By Barbara Ortutay and David Klepper | Jan 7, 2021

Facebook will bar President Donald Trump from posting on its system at least until the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.

Twitter, Facebook Temporarily Muzzle Trump After DC Violence

Twitter, Facebook Temporarily Muzzle Trump After DC Violence

By Barbara Ortutay | Jan 7, 2021

All it took for social-media giants Twitter and Facebook to even temporarily bar President Donald Trump from addressing their vast audiences was a violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, fueled by years of false statements and conspiracy theories.

Watch: Shaming or Public Good? Instagram Account Calls Out Gays Breaking COVID Rules

Watch: Shaming or Public Good? Instagram Account Calls Out Gays Breaking COVID Rules

Jan 5, 2021

The Instagram account GaysOverCovid is using shame as a weapon in fighting COVID.

Tituss Burgess, Adam Lambert Star in 'Ratatouille' Musical on TikTok

Tituss Burgess, Adam Lambert Star in 'Ratatouille' Musical on TikTok

By Mark Kennedy | Jan 2, 2021

TikTok's crowdsourced "Ratatouille" musical has cooked up some serious talent for its one-night-only benefit concert, including roles for Tituss Burgess, Adam Lambert, Wayne Brady, André De Shields and Ashley Park.

Italy's Uffizi Opens Dante Anniversary with Virtual Exhibit

Italy's Uffizi Opens Dante Anniversary with Virtual Exhibit

Jan 2, 2021

Florence's Uffizi Gallery is making available for viewing online 88 rarely displayed drawings of Dante's "Divine Comedy" to mark the 700th anniversary in 2021 of the Italian poet's death.

Iran Plans 20% Uranium Enrichment 'as Soon as Possible'

Iran Plans 20% Uranium Enrichment 'as Soon as Possible'

By Jon Gambrell | Jan 2, 2021

Iran said Saturday it plans to enrich uranium up to 20% at its underground Fordo nuclear facility "as soon as possible," pushing its program a technical step away from weapons-grade levels.

Israel's Virus Surveillance Tool Tests Its Democratic Norms

Israel's Virus Surveillance Tool Tests Its Democratic Norms

By Tia Goldenberg | Jan 1, 2021

In the early days of the pandemic, a panicked Israel began using a mass surveillance tool on its civilians. Critics now say its use has come at an immeasurable cost to the country's democratic principles.

Instagram Deletes Real Gay Influencers' Account for Being Unreal

Instagram Deletes Real Gay Influencers' Account for Being Unreal

Dec 30, 2020

A Seattle couple got a rude surprise from Instagram right before the holiday when they woke one morning and found their popular joint account deleted.

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