Red Equal Sign on Facebook & Twitter: What Does it Mean?

Red Equal Sign on Facebook & Twitter: What Does it Mean?

People on Facebook and Twitter have been changing pictures and avatars en masse to an image of a red equal sign. You've probably noticed. But why?

The Human Rights Campaign, which advocates for equal rights on behalf of LGBT Americans, has been promoting the image in lieu of its usual blue-and-yellow logo.

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Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera Launch JASH YouTube Channel at SXSW

Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera Launch JASH YouTube Channel at SXSW

Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera, Tim and Eric (from Tim & Eric Awesome Show) and Reggie Watts have launched a new, Google-funded YouTube channel, JASH.

Each of them will get their own section within the channel where they have creative control as well as production and editing equipment at their disposal.

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Twitter Sex Scandal: Vine App Features Adult Video in Editor's Picks

Twitter Sex Scandal: Vine App Features Adult Video in Editor's Picks

Vine’s recent “sex scandal” became a nightmare for parent company Twitter after an adult video appeared in the app's "Editor's Picks" this week.

Twitter rushed to keep its younger users away from questionable content Tuesday, while Vine announced it had blocked searches for adult material.

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Apple Yanks App Over Nude Photo Concerns

Apple Yanks App Over Nude Photo Concerns

Apple has always been very careful about what can be downloaded from its app store, and in turn, pulled an app this week amid concerns over its content.

Or more specifically, its ability to share content.

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iPhone 6 Fingerprint Technology: Coming in 2013?!

iPhone 6 Fingerprint Technology: Coming in 2013?!

Apple stock is currently in free fall (albeit from record-setting highs) amid speculation that the company is losing a little bit of its innovative edge. 

An iPhone 6 with fingerprint technology could change that.

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