Surgical Selfies: A Tasteless Symbol of a Modern Era?

Surgical Selfies: A Tasteless Symbol of a Modern Era?

21.08.2014
So pervasive is the selfie trend, that it seems that nothing is sacred - not even patients undergoing surgery. Recently, a photograph was...
Putting Time On Ice

Putting Time On Ice

20.08.2014
And yet, is the accelerated spinning of the hands of an iconic clock really all that far removed from what is happening around us, every...
Racism, Racy Images And Other Police Social Media Gaffes

Racism, Racy Images And Other Police Social Media Gaffes

19.08.2014
Police officers and civilians made racist and threatening comments on Facebook and Twitter, sent friend requests to victims of crime and...
Facebook Is Testing A 'Satire' Detector

Facebook Is Testing A 'Satire' Detector

Thomas Tamblyn  18.08.2014
Facebook has come to a realisation: we're all really, really gullible. In order to combat satirical websites like The Onion - or at least...
When Do Your Comments On Social Networks Become The Property Of Your Employer?

When Do Your Comments On Social Networks Become The Property Of Your Employer?

14.08.2014
Have you noticed those disclaimers on Twitter profiles? The ones that suggest that everything published on this Twitter account is personal...
Middle East Tech News: All You Need to Know From the Last Three Months

Middle East Tech News: All You Need to Know From the Last Three Months

12.08.2014
Studies provide a number of fresh insights into evolving attitudes and technology based behaviours in this fast changing region... The...
How Twitter Has Changed Warfare Forever

How Twitter Has Changed Warfare Forever

12.08.2014
It is clear that social media is now an indispensable part of the toolkit for anyone involved in modern conflict, but it also seems likely...
If Facebook Was A Board Game, It Might Go Something Like This...

If Facebook Was A Board Game, It Might Go Something Like This...

11.08.2014
If Facebook was a good old-fashioned board game, it might go something like this... (Created for HuffPost UK Comedy by Amanda Wilkie,...
One % Practice, 99 % Facebook

One % Practice, 99 % Facebook

7.08.2014
It seems we are no longer assessing our self-development by self-inquiry but by the amount of blue thumbs up we get on our status update....
Will Social Media Activism #FreeGaza or #BringBackOurGirls?

Will Social Media Activism #FreeGaza or #BringBackOurGirls?

4.08.2014
Is public engagement on social networks, and the gathered momentum produced in involving oneself with social media campaigns enough to...
Seven Days of Scintillating Social Stuff

Seven Days of Scintillating Social Stuff

3.08.2014
The Huffington Post's Social Media Editor, Chris York, looks back at the past week and brings you seven interesting/obscure/so bad it's...
Tolerate Thy Neighbour

Tolerate Thy Neighbour

31.07.2014
The first amendment in the United States is a wonderful thing. It means you can say whatever you like about anything... But with the increasing...
Instagram Want You To Use This Instead Of Snapchat

Instagram Want You To Use This Instead Of Snapchat

30.07.2014
Instagram, ergo Facebook, are hoping to nab some of the disappearing-message market from Snapchat with a new offering, Bolt. The app blends...
Turns Out The Whole Internet Is Experimenting On You

Turns Out The Whole Internet Is Experimenting On You

29.07.2014
Looking for love on the internet? Well tough, the internet only wants to proactively deceive you. One of the world's most popular dating...