youth radio


Thu April 3, 2014

Youth Radio: Facebook's virtual reality upsets gamers

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April 2nd, 2014 Featured on Stitcher Facebook's purchase of Oculus virtual reality is only a week old, but the founders are already defending themselves against threats of abandonment by game developers. Most Read Stories from the Newsroom


Thu April 3, 2014
Arts & Culture

The Spot 4.3.14 Racial profiling, neknomination, and Kurt Cobain

Kurt Cobain

Youth Radio podcast: "An on-line challenge turns deadly"  An online drinking challenge made popular in the UK and Australia has already been responsible for five deaths of men under 30 years old. Youth Radio’s Rafael Johns and his friends have been monitoring this trend on YouTube wondering if it will hit in the US.

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Wed April 2, 2014


Wed March 19, 2014

Fasting from social media

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Source: Youthradio · Via: Darelle Brown
March 16th, 2014 by Darelle Brown Featured on KCBS My peers are addicted to social media. But for me, sites like Facebook became distracting and depressing. That's why I gave them up. A year ago, my Facebook page was constantly filled with negative posts about fights and deaths.


Wed March 12, 2014
Arts & Culture

The Spot 3.13.14 T-shirt philanthropy & MOOCs

Stanford Storytelling Project: "How Not to Give" The story of an entrepreneur who wanted to give one million t-shirts to Africa.

Youth Radio podcast: “A Critical Look at MOOCs -- Massive On-Line Courses”