Five Charts Showing How Chat Apps Joined the Social Media Mainstream

Five Charts Showing How Chat Apps Joined the Social Media Mainstream

7.04.2014
Facebook's recent purchase of WhatsApp took many tech watchers by surprise; not least because of its eye-watering $19 billion price tag....
Women Who Eat On Tubes Facebook Group Accused Of 'Bullying & Intimidating'

Women Who Eat On Tubes Facebook Group Accused Of 'Bullying & Intimidating'

Sara C Nelson  7.04.2014
UPDATE Ladies, Let's Do Lunch: Backlash Begins Against Women Who Eat On Tubes Facebook Group A Facebook group dedicated to publishing...
#Nominations; The Good, The Bad and The Ugly?

#Nominations; The Good, The Bad and The Ugly?

4.04.2014
It seems that the millennial generation has become not only social media generation but also the generation of viral online nominating....

Why the No Make-Up Selfie campaign spread across social media like cyber wildfire

3.04.2014
Considering how many of us look in the mirror first thing in the morning, the thought of sharing our image on Facebook among 1.11billion...
Trustful Tinder?

Trustful Tinder?

3.04.2014
Those of us who have ever used dating sites will not be shocked to learn of another story centred around fake profiles breaking in the...
British Woman Held In Iran For 'Insulting Islam' On Facebook

British Woman Held In Iran For 'Insulting Islam' On Facebook

3.04.2014
A British woman jailed in Iran fears she may be executed for insulting the Iranian government on Facebook, after she was arrested five...

To Tweet or Not to Tweet - The Artist and the Fan

2.04.2014
As a fan, I am more familiar with the trajectory of Alfie Boe's use of social media and so have used this as an example; in the early years...

Social Media Users More Likely to Turn to Traditional Media for 'Important' News Content

2.04.2014
I'm an avid Twitter user, and I pick up quite a lot of news content from Twitter about things that matter to me that I don't get elsewhere....

Ideas on Networking in the Digital Age

2.04.2014
London's Digital Advertising Women's Network (DAWN) hosted its first quarterly event of 2014, 'The Work Network' on Tuesday, February 25th....
Devil In The Details: Starbucks Apology Over Coffees Served With Pentagram & 666 Symbols (PICTURE)

Devil In The Details: Starbucks Apology Over Coffees Served With Pentagram & 666 Symbols (PICTURE)

Sara C Nelson  2.04.2014
Caffeine giant Starbucks has apologised after a customer received two coffees with Satanic symbols drawn into the foam. A pentagram and...
Karl Lagerfeld Calls Selfies 'Electronic Masturbation': Am I the Only One Who Agrees With Him?

Karl Lagerfeld Calls Selfies 'Electronic Masturbation': Am I the Only One Who Agrees With Him?

28.03.2014
Selfies at their best are, like the fashion magnate claims, narcissistic and unashamedly self-gratifying. At worst? A sorry way to define...
Facebook Unveils Not-Terrifying Plan To Fill The Sky With Internet Drones

Facebook Unveils Not-Terrifying Plan To Fill The Sky With Internet Drones

28.03.2014
Facebook has unveiled its plan to fill the world's skies with internet-connected solar powered drones. Just weeks after it was rumoured...

Oculus, Virtual Reality and Why Books Must Win the Battle for Our Eyesight

27.03.2014
The joke, if your head has been in a bucket the last few days, centres on Facebook's purchase of Oculus VR - a virtual reality start-up...
It Takes a Village to Breastfeed a Baby

It Takes a Village to Breastfeed a Baby

27.03.2014
I'm ready to stop because I work full-time, which means I have to make time to pump breast milk during every single work day, and this...