A Penn State University professor recently compared those who say mask and vaccine mandates violate their personal liberties to drunk drivers. Read more
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People are spending an average of 4.8 hours a day on their mobile phones, according to app monitoring firm App Annie. Read more
The Information Commissioners' Office (ICO) is to talk to Meta about how its virtual reality (VR) business Oculus complies with the regulator's "children's code". Read more
As we start 2022, lots of us will be resuming the battle to lose weight and get fit. A wealth of high-tech fitness apps are now available to help, but are they anywhere near as good as hiring a human personal trainer? Read more
Alex's compulsive desire to play first-person shooters like Counter-Strike late into the night, has caused years of anguish for the family. He has also recently been diagnosed with autism. Read more
While corporations and colleges alike have labored to eliminate the term "Merry Christmas" from their vocabulary and replace it with a broader "happy holidays," the Center for Racial Justice in Education released a "Racial Justice Guide" in an attempt to deconstruct "Christian privilege" and allow for a more inclusive celebration during the winter holiday season. Read more
The Michigan Marriage Pact, a student-run initiative at the University of Michigan, released its latest results Dec. 7 to the 10,642 participants who sought a compatible marital match. Read more
Instagram has announced new features it says will help teenagers and parents manage time spent on the app. Read more
The phrase NFT (short for non-fungible token) has been made word of the year by Collins Dictionary. Read more
The latest game in the Halo series has been released three weeks early to coincide with the franchise's 20th anniversary. Read more