That Top 10 Album Thing

That Top 10 Album Thing

23.09.2014
The latest 'thing' doing the rounds on Facebook, is to list ten albums that have had the biggest personal import. They may or may not...
Don't Be Afraid Of The Gimp Man Of Essex

Don't Be Afraid Of The Gimp Man Of Essex

Sara C Nelson  23.09.2014
Should you come across a figure dressed entirely in a black rubber gimp suit as you pop to the bank or out for a sandwich, do not fear....
There Are Now Ads On Instagram

There Are Now Ads On Instagram

Michael Rundle  23.09.2014
Instagram has some exciting "big news". In a press release it says it has "big ideas for the future", is focused "on delivering a small...
Why Facebook and Its Algorithms Are Not Worth Your Time

Why Facebook and Its Algorithms Are Not Worth Your Time

22.09.2014
Facebook courts you into thinking you're failing or overachieving. It will never bring you lasting happiness. Waiting for the total 'likes'...
23snaps.com Pulls Down the Shutters on Unwanted Image Attention

23snaps.com Pulls Down the Shutters on Unwanted Image Attention

18.09.2014
My social media relationship with my 11-year-son is a very simple one. Once a year I post a returning-to-school picture of him on Facebook...
'Facebook For Rich People' Costs £5,500 To Join

'Facebook For Rich People' Costs £5,500 To Join

Michael Rundle  18.09.2014
The thing about rich people, is they are different from you and me. They drive cars powered by tears, eat diamond-laced cyanide burgers...
Thirteen Things You Used to Do on Facebook That Are Not OK Now

Thirteen Things You Used to Do on Facebook That Are Not OK Now

18.09.2014
Leafing through your FB back catalogue is a troubling process and is sure to leave you completely distraught and breaking out in hives,...
Ten Books - Ten Thoughts

Ten Books - Ten Thoughts

15.09.2014
I've been nominated for that social media challenge of picking ten books which affected me or shaped me in some way- and there's a challenge...
Facebook Censors Women's Voices

Facebook Censors Women's Voices

15.09.2014
Are we not to think that breasts are natural and beautiful even when they are not being used by others? Are pictures of two-millimetre...
How Positivity Challenges Actively Make Our Lives Better

How Positivity Challenges Actively Make Our Lives Better

Poorna Bell  12.09.2014
Although positivity challenges aren't a new thing, we've seen them sprouting up all over Facebook recently. The idea is that someone...
These Are 10 Amazing Internet Feelings You Know Too Well

These Are 10 Amazing Internet Feelings You Know Too Well

11.09.2014
Thank you, BuzzFeed, for putting into words - and video-form - some of the best feelings you can get when using the internet. Well, apart...
Facebook Testing 'Self Destruct'

Facebook Testing 'Self Destruct'

Thomas Tamblyn  11.09.2014
Facebook could be looking to launch a 'self destruct' feature allowing you to write a post and then set an expiration time which would...
Net Neutrality Shows that Global Cooperation is More Important than National Independence

Net Neutrality Shows that Global Cooperation is More Important than National Independence

10.09.2014
Scottish independence and our relationship with the EU are important debates. But they cannot be the only debates. A flag no longer guarantees...

Warning to New University Students - False Facebook Groups

9.09.2014
New students throughout the UK are being drawn to Facebook groups they believe are run by their universities and students' unions. They...