WINTER SOLDIER Returns in New 2014 Series

from Newsarama The Winter Soldier is returning to a solo series, just in time for the movie that bears his name, Captain America: The Winter Soldier. While the movie is hitting in April 2014, Winter Soldier: The Bitter March will hit comic book shelves in February 2014, an all-new mini-series written by currentCaptain America writer Rick Remender and drawn by artist…

CBR’s X-POSITION: ALL-NEW X-EDITORS NOW! #XMen

from CBR CBR News: X-Editors! Welcome back to X-Position. Before moving into anything super new, “Battle of the Atom” concludes this week, and it seems like things are really set for a shift in the X-Universe. With “AvX” and the formation of Cyclops’ Uncanny X-Men still relatively fresh in readers’ minds, how will the X-Men react to another shift of their…

Putting The Spotlight On Blacks In Tech

by NPR STAFF from NPR LISTEN TO THE FULL INTERVIEW HERE Representatives from Historically Black Colleges and Universities are meeting in Stanford this week to talk about African Americans in the tech world. According to a recent study by the National Science Foundation, Black men and women made up 5 percent of scientists and engineers working in their…

The Role of News on Facebook

BY AMY MITCHELL, JOCELYN KILEY, JEFFREY GOTTFRIED AND EMILY GUSKIN from Pew Research Overview On Facebook, the largest social media platform, news is a common but incidental experience, according to an initiative of Pew Research Center in collaboration with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Overall, about half of adult Facebook users, 47%, “ever” get news there. That…