Category Archives: WSJY Bloggers

From Booze To Pot? Americans Are Drinking Less Alcohol

From Booze To Pot? Americans Are Drinking Less Alcohol

The amount of alcohol consumed by Americans in 2018 fell for the third year running. According to a new report (from IWSR), cases of beer, wine and spirits were down 0.8% to around 3.35 billion, with beer consumption dropping 1.5%. The report notes drinkers are switching to wine — especially prosecco — but generally just…Read more »

Steve Carell is Returning to Television for “Space Force”

Steve Carell is Returning to Television for “Space Force”

Steve Carell is coming back to television. He’s teaming up with the show runner from “The Office” (Greg Daniels) for “Space Force”. The show is a Netflix comedy series inspired by President Trump’s plan to create a sixth branch of the military that is focused on outer space.  Carell will star in the show, which…Read more »

Do You Know What Facebook Tracks About You?

Do You Know What Facebook Tracks About You?

Nearly 75% of Facebook users have no idea that the company tracks their online activity.  Researchers surveyed 963 Facebook users and found 74% of them didn’t know the social networking site keeps a record of their interests for brands to show them targeted ads. 51% of the users said they aren’t comfortable with Facebook compiling…Read more »

Your Favorite Flip Phone is Making a Comeback

Your Favorite Flip Phone is Making a Comeback

The Motorola Razr flip phone is coming back. A new version of the phone is expected to hit the market as soon as next month. Motorola is currently performing tests on the $1,500 model, which will be released in an exclusive partnership with Verizon. The company will release a limited run of 200,000 devices.Read more »

Alicia Keys will Host the Grammy Awards

Alicia Keys will Host the Grammy Awards

Alicia Keys has been confirmed as the host of the 2019 Grammy Awards on February 10th. The Grammys is returning to Los Angeles this year. Alicia made the big announcement on the Grammys’ official Twitter account yesterday afternoon and uploaded a short film to YouTube that shows her getting the call from the Grammys.Read more »