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Reddit, the Human Search Engine & Bullying People Online in China

This post originally appeared in Más Wired. An interesting cultural development on the Internet in China is the “human-flesh search engine.” It’s a site notorious...

Sabio Aims to Train Latinos and Women as Tech Workers

This post originally appeared on Más Wired. Sabio is an organization that aims to help unemployed women and minorities become tech workers through an intensive boot...

Latino, Black Boys Score Lowest on Math, Science tests

This post originally appeared on Más Wired. A new study published in Psychology of Women Quarterly found that Latino and African American males scored the lowest on...

Study: How to Find a Racist on Twitter

This post originally appeared on Más Wired. A study from the International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation and Political Violence (ICSR) in the United Kingdom...

How to Get More Latinos to Vote? CA’s Online Voter Registration

This post originally appeared in Más Wired. By Sara Inés Calderón Latinos and Latinas under the age of 35 benefitted the most from California’s online voter...

Do Video Games Promote Racism? A Look at “World of Tanks”

This post originally appeared in Más Wired. By Elaine Rita Mendus Games are notorious for breeding racism. Not so much through in-game content, but through the...

How Twitter and Social Media Impacts Mexico’s Drug War

By Sara Inés Calderón Austin, Texas — Twitter, but increasingly Facebook and YouTube, are becoming essential elements to the way ordinary people in Mexico protect...

In Mexico, Twitter Used by Few to Inform Many

This post originally appeared on Más Wired. By Elaine Rita Mendus A recently published paper by Microsoft employees is taking a close look at Twitter usage...

UrbanTxT Inspires Young Latinos to Work in Tech

This post originally appeared in Más Wired. By Elaine Rita Mendus Teenage boys, especially low-income ones, are often typecast as problematic regardless of race. Although the...

Latinos Use Tumblr, Instagram, Twitter More Than Whites

This post originally appeared in Más Wired. A new report from The Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project breaks down the demographics of social network users....