Russia Threatens To Block Facebook, Google And Twitter

Russia Threatens To Block Facebook, Google And Twitter

Paul Vale  22.05.2015
A further step was taken in Russia’s slow authoritarian regression on Friday after it was revealed Google, Facebook and Twitter would...
New Programming GCSE To Be Introduced So Students Can Learn How To Create The Next Facebook

New Programming GCSE To Be Introduced So Students Can Learn How To Create The Next Facebook

Lucy Sherriff  22.05.2015
Students are to be taught how to create the next Facebook after a new programming GCSE was announced which will teach teens about online...
Why I Changed My Mind About 'Attention Seeking' RIP Facebook Statuses

Why I Changed My Mind About 'Attention Seeking' RIP Facebook Statuses

Rachel Moss  22.05.2015
Dying Matters Awareness Week aims to get people talking about death and bereavement because, unfortunately, death is a part of life. In...
Would You Pose As Your Child's Friend To Snoop On Their Facebook?

Would You Pose As Your Child's Friend To Snoop On Their Facebook?

Amy Packham  20.05.2015
How far would you go to check up on what your kids are getting up to on the internet? A recent study, commissioned by Irish Life, has...
Are You Under the Spell of Social Media?

Are You Under the Spell of Social Media?

Kate Shippey  19.05.2015
It's captivating, hypnotising, and down right annoying, but we're all totally addicted to the unmistakable lure of social media...are we...
Facebook Launches Instant Articles For News Feed

Facebook Launches Instant Articles For News Feed

Thomas Tamblyn  13.05.2015
Facebook has launched Instant Articles, a direct-to-Facebook publishing agreement that'll allow major news organisations to publish articles...
Students Must Become Politically Active, Not Merely Politically Engaged on Facebook

Students Must Become Politically Active, Not Merely Politically Engaged on Facebook

Patrick Garratt  13.05.2015
One of the issues now confronting students, is that our political engagement with friends in person, and on social media, has obscured...
Three Things You Need to Know About the EU Commission Digital Single Market Proposals

Three Things You Need to Know About the EU Commission Digital Single Market Proposals

Russell Haworth  8.05.2015
Yesterday the European Commission launched its much anticipated proposals to make the European "Digital Single Market" happen. It'll be...
Collisions at Facebook: Mr. Gehry's Social Office is a Hadron Collider of People

Collisions at Facebook: Mr. Gehry's Social Office is a Hadron Collider of People

Inma Martinez  8.05.2015
As a product person behind some of today's digital technologies, I know that innovation does not happen at one's desk: it happens when...
Unfriending Tories on Facebook Is Not the Answer

Unfriending Tories on Facebook Is Not the Answer

Beulah Maud Devaney  8.05.2015
If we take one thing away from Labour's defeat it should be a determination to communicate better. To step outside our lovely, lefty, social...
Facebook's Using Peer Pressure To Make You Vote

Facebook's Using Peer Pressure To Make You Vote

7.05.2015
Facebook users will be able to share the news that they have voted - without revealing who for - thanks to a new button that will appear...
Oculus Rift Is Coming Early 2016, And It'll Look Like This

Oculus Rift Is Coming Early 2016, And It'll Look Like This

Thomas Tamblyn  6.05.2015
Oculus has unveiled the final design for its virtual reality headset the Rift. The company has also announced that the Oculus Rift will...
If The Election Was Decided On Facebook Likes The UK Would Be A Terrifying Place

If The Election Was Decided On Facebook Likes The UK Would Be A Terrifying Place

Chris York  6.05.2015
What would the House of Commons look like if the General Election was decided on a party's Facebook likes? Well, first of all be thankful...