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Edward Snowden Has Joined Twitter

In case you’ve been living in a cave, under water or out of contact from the rest of the world, Edward Snowden is the former government contractor that leaked top secret documents concerning the use of improper surveillance practices by federal agencies across the world. For his actions, Snowden was forced to flee the U.S. Yesterday Snowden joined Twitter. The […]

Colin Trevorrow Speaks On The Lack Of Female Blockbuster Directors

Film director Colin Trevorrow has given his views on the state of the film industry having been asked a poignant question by a fan on Twitter. Trevorrow was asked why there were so few female blockbuster directors. Suffice to say, his view on the matter was not without interest: @AutisticWeirdo pic.twitter.com/Nt17F2ohMn — Colin Trevorrow (@colintrevorrow) August 21, 2015 Trevorrow‘s […]

Canadian Teen Imprisoned For Online Harassment

A Canadian teenager, linked to hacker group Lizard Squad, has been given a 16 month sentence for online harassment. According to Wesley Yin-Poole of eurogamer.net the convicted would contact victims: “via League of Legends or Twitter, then set to work harassing them if they declined his friend requests. He blamed his actions on boredom.”. The accused […]

J.K. Rowling: "You Went To Hogwarts"

Tuesday blues getting you down? Well author and resident Arcade hero/legend/beloved icon J.K. Rowling has made our day and hopefully it will make yours too. The social media mogul that she is, Rowling took to her Twitter account to explain that we’ve all been to Hogwarts and that we are all a huge part of it: […]

Twitter Honours #HomeToVote Hashtag

Only a week on from #HomeToVote and the Twitter gods are so pleased with the trending hashtag that they’re putting it on a wall in their head offices at Twitter HQ. We here at The Arcade didn’t even know Twitter did things like this, but apparently Ireland isn’t the first to have this honour bestowed! Some […]