Media

Arkansas unveiled scrimmage to the media on Saturday

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Welcome to SEC Country’s daily Arkansas Razorbacks podcast. In this episode, John Nabors provides all of his Arkansas scrimmage observations from Saturday and grades the offense and defense. SEC Country launched the Borderline Erotic Podcast on Aug. 29, 2016. It is named after the colorful way coach Bret Bielema described how he felt after Arkansas defeated Texas in the 2014 Texas ...

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Social media could be making you paranoid

Social media could be increasing cases of paranoia among regular users, a leading academic has warned. One in five individuals suffer from paranoia – you are under threat even though there is no (or very little) evidence that you are. Now a psychologist has said that number could dramatically rise as young people increasingly use social media. Her comments come ...

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China media stress limits to North Korea sanctions, slam US ‘arrogance’

Chinese state media on Monday stressed the limits of new United Nations sanctions on North Korea, and also slammed the United States for its “arrogance”. The media said Washington needed to understand it also has a role in lessening tensions. The United Nations Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Saturday that could slash its $3 billion ...

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India media storm over 10-year-old pregnant rape victim

A 10-year-old girl who is pregnant and has been refused an abortion is at the centre of a media storm in India. The BBC’s Geeta Pandey travelled to the northern city of Chandigarh to piece together her story. “We have seen lots of cases of teenage pregnancies involving 14 to 15-year-olds, but this is the first ever case that I ...

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‘Ingrid Goes West’ satirizes the perils of social media envy

This image released by Neon shows Elizabeth Olsen in a scene from “Ingrid Goes West.” Olsen says she was once a social media detractor, until she decided to star as an Instagram celebrity in the dark satire. She stars opposite Aubrey Plaza, whose character becomes obsessed with Olsen’s character on Instagram. (Neon via AP) less This image released by Neon ...

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Social media bingeing ‘as bad as junk food’ for children, parents warned

Parents must stop their children from “bingeing” on social media and consuming time online “like junk food,” the children’s commissioner has warned.  In an interview with The Observer, Anne Longfield attacked the strategies social media giants use to draw young people to their platforms. She warned that parents need to be proactive in regulating the amount of time children spend online ...

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Public servants warned against liking anti-government social media posts | Australia news

Public servants are being warned that liking and sharing social media posts could put them in breach of their code of conduct and they may even be required to police anti-government messages posted by their friends. The Community and Public Sector Union has argued that the new guidance, released by the Australian Public Service Commission (APSC) on Monday, represents an ...

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