NEW YORK (AP) – Dr. Anthony Fauss, Oprah Winfrey, Ava DuVerney, Reese Witherspoon, Dua Lipa, Andra Day և Dwayne “Rock Widow” John Onson on Tuesday won honorary awards at the Webby Awards
Web Person of the Year went to Fauss to use digital social media to reach the masses with reliable, factual COVID-19 information. DuVernay won the Movie Տար Video of the Year Award for its efforts to diversify Hollywood.
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Webby Awards selected by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences. It was hosted by actor և activist Ame Amela Jam Amil, starring Naomi Watts, Padma Lakshmi and Gail King, among others.
“It’s a unique year for the Internet. “It’s something that keeps us in touch throughout the year,” said Claire Graves, president of The Webby Awards. “Our winners are really proof of that. They have connected us with many different horses. “They informed us, as Dr. Faus did, that he raised us, helped us to move.”
The awards ceremony started in 1996 with the recognition of websites. It has grown to embrace new technologies, from applications և software to social media և games. This year the organizers added virtual և remote experiments.
Ahmed and Day won the Sound of Metal Award respectively for “United States vs. Billy Holiday”. Onson’s use of social media earned him a special achievement award, such as chef Jose Andres, who was recognized for his fight against food insecurity.
Other winners include the Oprah’s Book Club, Ratatouille. The TikTok Musical »,« NBC Nightly News: “Kids Edition”, “We Are George Floyd” և “Pod Save America” podcasts, Kristen Bell’s “Motherly Podcast” և “Jemele Hill” is disturbing.
Dua Lipa has won two video awards for “Hallucinate” և “Dua Lipa has new rules for COVID dating”. The color change #JusticeForyd campaign won the Webby Award for Public Service:. Neil de Grace Tyson has won the web for his science-education podcast. Chef Gordon Ramsey, BTS Band և Actor Jennifer Garner was one of Webby’s winners, voted by the public.
This year also marks the first special award, the Webby Anthem Award, given to Parel Williams for his work on racial justice in education and entrepreneurship. The “Anthem” award ceremony, which starts in June 2021, will celebrate the purpose and mission of people, companies and organizations around the world. Another new award is Web Advocate of the Year, which was presented to Yara Shahidi, the “black-ass” աստ “big-big” star, for participating in the Social Justice պաշտպանության voting.
The winner of Webb’s “Movement of the Year” was Stop AAPI Hate, which used the Internet to effectively track and respond to Asian Americans’ hate speech, discrimination, and discrimination in the Pacific. The Academy also named Comedy Central Webby Media Company of the Year, with the highest number of Webby categories and a total of 14 wins.
“The way people use the Internet has accelerated so much this year that it will be interesting to see how people continue to use new technologies,” Graves said. “The Internet does not stop there. It will continue to grow and develop. “
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