Paper: The Future of Facebook?

Paper: The Future of Facebook?

4.02.2014
Paper itself is a fairly straightforward news-curation/publishing app, but its launch and recent comments from Mark Zuckerberg about further...
Neknominate Drinking Game Blamed For Deaths Of Young Men

Neknominate Drinking Game Blamed For Deaths Of Young Men

Lucy Sherriff  4.02.2014
Young people have been warned against taking part in "Neknominate", a drinking craze which has swept the nation, following the deaths of...
How Should Businesses Celebrate 10 Years of Facebook?

How Should Businesses Celebrate 10 Years of Facebook?

4.02.2014
So, with today's 10th birthday of Facebook in mind, I've been thinking more about how Facebook has impacted on the business community and...
Facebook's 10th Birthday: Will You Be Celebrating?

Facebook's 10th Birthday: Will You Be Celebrating?

3.02.2014
I gave Facebook my golden years, but what has Facebook ever given me? It has facilitated a lazy approach to keeping in contact with people....
Beware of Instagram: A Picture Doesn't Speak a Thousand Words

Beware of Instagram: A Picture Doesn't Speak a Thousand Words

3.02.2014
We are a social-network generation. When I was thirteen we had Bebo and MSN, then it all moved to Facebook. Now we have collectively entered...

Understanding Social Media in the Middle East

3.02.2014
In my part of the world, the Middle East, Facebook is equally popular. In fact there are those who have argued that Facebook played a fundamental...
RIP Colonel Meow: Your Minions Will Miss You

RIP Colonel Meow: Your Minions Will Miss You

Sara C Nelson  31.01.2014
A cat who earned fame by setting records for having the world’s longest fur has sadly died. The noble, glorious, profoundly hairy Colonel...
What Does Google Want With DeepMind? Here Are Three Clues

What Does Google Want With DeepMind? Here Are Three Clues

30.01.2014
All eyes turned to London this week, as Google announced its latest acquisition in the form of DeepMind, a company that specialises in...
The British Zuckerberg? Meet The Stanford Uni Dropout Hiring His Former Teachers

The British Zuckerberg? Meet The Stanford Uni Dropout Hiring His Former Teachers

Lucy Sherriff  30.01.2014
Meet George Burgess. He's a 21-year-old who decided to drop out of Stanford University, start his own business and has even hired his former...
Does Facebook's New App Make Its Old One Obsolete?

Does Facebook's New App Make Its Old One Obsolete?

30.01.2014
Facebook has unveiled 'Paper', its brand new reading and sharing app. And the early reactions suggest it's a winner - good enough, in fact,...

Would Facebook Have Won The Miners Strike?

29.01.2014
How easy would it have been for Thatcher to dominate the reporting of the dispute had it happened today? Would the 'Battle of Orgreave'...

The Second Coming of Letter Writing Is Upon Us

29.01.2014
In today's world everything is recorded. Every little thing is captured, monitored, kept and stored, but none of it is special, none of...
How Much Time Have You Wasted On Facebook?

How Much Time Have You Wasted On Facebook?

28.01.2014
How much time have you wasted on Facebook? We've all asked ourselves and now you can find out - well, get a reasonable estimate. The...
Texts and Tension: How Social Media Fuels Family Feuds

Texts and Tension: How Social Media Fuels Family Feuds

27.01.2014
One of the regular themes of divorces which I have handled over the years is communication. Spouses either seem to talk to little or too...