The Daily Aztec

Twitter was right to permanently ban Alex Jones

by Chance Page, Staff Writer

September 19, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

Not too long ago, Infowars founder, talk show host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones was permanently banned from Twitter. This is the latest in a series of such bans of Jones and Infowars across social media, ranging from heav...

Letter: Politicians, like anyone else, should be treated with respect

April 18, 2018

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

I am not writing this to support any political candidate. I am writing this to make a point about something that needs to change in our country. After taking a hiatus for a few months, an anonymous/nameless Twitter site is up again a...

Snapchat’s unexpected success: Why do we love it so much?

by Lehi Naseem, Contributor

February 10, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Five...four...three...two...one. Poof. That image of your best friend rolling her eyes in her Comm 103 lecture has disappeared. You laughed instead of clicking “like.” And you responded with a blurry, unfiltered, half-fac...

Influential tweeters influencing accuracy

by Emmilly Nguyen, Staff Columnist

November 5, 2014

Filed under Online Exclusive, Opinion, Showcase

San Diego State geography professor Ming-Hsiang Tsou  and communications professor Brian Spitzberg recently collaborated to design a Twitter emergency alert system with influential tweeters in the area. Although this innovation...