Recent Articles by Chandra Johnson
Published: Friday, July 22, 2016 11:59 am MDT
A UNICEF study has found that despite knowing the dangers, most teens think they're safe online.
Published: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 5:46 pm MDT
Actress Leslie Jones left Twitter amid a flurry of racist attacks on her. After public outcry online, the platform finally banned a well-known troll believed to be encouraging the attacks.
Published: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 1:04 pm MDT
The news industry is slowly making headway in unraveling how social media fits into its overall mission.
Published: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 12:17 pm MDT
A new study from media company Xfinity found that many American couples report that watching TV together strengthened their relationship. That may be more true than many realize.
Published: Saturday, July 16, 2016 4:21 am MDT
Not so long ago it was predicted that access to the internet and the popularity of e-books would shutter most public libraries. But these public institutions are showing remarkable staying power.
Published: Saturday, July 16, 2016 12:54 am MDT
Black media organizations like Jet and Ebony Magazines are cracking under the pressure of a cutthroat news industry, but the cost of losing them is greater than the demise of the average news outlet.
Published: Thursday, July 14, 2016 10:53 pm MDT
Citizens and journalists alike now rely on witness footage to parse together the facts of police brutality events. But does watching them traumatize viewers?
Published: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 11:03 pm MDT
A new study from the New England Journal of Medicine documented two cases of what doctors are calling "smartphone blindness."
Published: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 10:36 pm MDT
Pew Research Center reported that nearly 40 percent of Americans now get their news online. That could be a problem.
Published: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 2:09 pm MDT
Marvel Comics has earned praise from critics and legions of fans for its attempts to introduce gender and racial diversity into its most beloved franchises. Now fans want the company itself to step up.