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50 Years of Sunny Days on ‘Sesame Street’: Behind the Scenes of TV’s Most Influential Show Ever

“There are a few TV shows that have been on the air longer — Meet the Press, Doctor Who, The Tonight Show — but none has made a bigger impact, or at least taught as many people the alphabet. Sesame Street didn’t merely revolutionize children’s television; it changed perceptions of what the medium was capable of and, along the way, gave PBS its biggest, most enduring hit, a show that today reaches 150 million children across the globe.”

'Sesame Street' Turns 50: How a Children's Show Revolutionized Television | Hollywood Reporter

‘Sesame Street’ Turns 50: How a Children’s Show Revolutionized Television | Hollywood Reporterhttps://www.hollywoodreporter.com/features/sesame-street-turns-50-how-a-childrens-show-revolutionized-television-1183031As the groundbreaking children’s series celebrates five decades with 150 million viewers, its producers offer The Hollywood Reporter extraordinary access to Big Bird, Cookie Monster and the minds behind one of media’s only universally loved franchises — and reveal how a $100 million-a-year mainstay nearly went out of business.

Watch: Netflix Moves to Champion Diversity & Representation in Animation

Watch: Netflix Moves to Champion Diversity & Representation in Animation | Animation Magazine

Watch: Netflix Moves to Champion Diversity & Representation in Animation | Animation Magazinehttp://www.animationmagazine.net/features/watch-netflix-moves-to-champion-diversity-representation-in-animation/The issue of representation in media across racial, gender, sexuality and religious lines (to name a few) are often in the headlines. Sometimes the news is of a positive “win” for diversity, other times it’s about a head-meet-desk moment of oversight or ignorance. Contributing to a positive conversation about Black representation on screen and behind […]

Facebook hack exposes 50 million accounts

TicToc by Bloomberg on Twitter: "Within hours of Facebook's announcement that nearly 50 million accounts were compromised by hackers, a class-action suit against the social media giant was filed by users in California… https://t.co/mGFJ48UQ0C"

TicToc by Bloomberg on Twitter: “Within hours of Facebook’s announcement that nearly 50 million accounts were compromised by hackers, a class-action suit against the social media giant was filed by users in California… https://t.co/mGFJ48UQ0C”https://twitter.com/tictoc/status/1045945097223905281“Within hours of Facebook’s announcement that nearly 50 million accounts were compromised by hackers, a class-action suit against the social media giant was filed by users in California https://t.co/BST7uaLYwG”

Instagram now lets everyone apply for a verification badge

Instagram Offers 'Blue Badge' Verification to Popular 'grammers | Digital Trends

Instagram Offers ‘Blue Badge’ Verification to Popular ‘grammers | Digital Trendshttps://www.digitaltrends.com/social-media/instagram-offers-blue-badge-verification-to-popular-grammers/If you’re a prolific Instagrammer with lots of followers, you now have a better chance of getting yourself a verification badge as the photo-sharing service now lets you apply for it from within the app itself. Instagram is also adding detailed “About” pages, and support for third-party authenticator apps.

How to delete messages in Facebook Messenger

How to Delete Messages in Facebook Messenger | Digital Trends

How to Delete Messages in Facebook Messenger | Digital Trendshttps://www.digitaltrends.com/social-media/how-to-delete-messages-in-facebook-messenger/Have you ever wished you could get completely erase the conversations you’ve had in Facebook Messenger? Well, you can, and the process is actually quite simple. Here’s how, whether you’re looking to rid your conversation of specific messages or delete entire messages threads.

MySpace turns 15: Looking back at a pre-Facebook world

MySpace turns 15: Looking back at a pre-Facebook world - CNET

MySpace turns 15: Looking back at a pre-Facebook world – CNEThttps://www.cnet.com/news/myspace-memories-15-years-later-facebook-social-media/?ftag=CAD1acfa04&bhid=27170905380744054130315685538756It was a much simpler time back in the day… “Your first friend Tom. Top 8 drama. Take a look back at the most popular social networking sites before Facebook.”

Palace: Aquino ‘partly to blame’ for culture of impunity

donvy: Filipino people ‘largely to blame’ for all past and present elected officials’ culture of impunity.

Palace: Aquino ‘partly to blame’ for culture of impunity | Inquirer News

Palace: Aquino ‘partly to blame’ for culture of impunity | Inquirer Newshttp://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016034/palace-aquino-partly-to-blame-for-culture-of-impunityFormer President Benigno Aquino III is partly to blame for the culture of impunity in the country because he failed to do enough to address incidents of media killings during his term.