Are Call Centre Jobs About To Become Far More Interesting?

Are Call Centre Jobs About To Become Far More Interesting?

22.01.2014
Maybe outsourcing isn't so bad after all? Brands wouldn't be able to offer the customer service that consumers expect if they didn't work...
Brit Mocks 'Poor People' On Singapore Metro

Brit Mocks 'Poor People' On Singapore Metro

22.01.2014
A British businessman who mocked "poor people" on the Singapore metro and mocked a "retard" taxi driver has been forced to issue a public...

The Truth About Trolling

22.01.2014
Facebook is the site where social media users are most likely to have suffered harassment or abuse - reflecting its much higher usage than...
Would I Want God To Read This? Church Of England Issues 9 Social Media Commandments

Would I Want God To Read This? Church Of England Issues 9 Social Media Commandments

Sara C Nelson  22.01.2014
A comprehensive guide to social media has been issued to clergy and staff of the Church of England. Drawn up by the Bath and Wells diocese,...
This Man Is A Complete Idiot

This Man Is A Complete Idiot

Chris York  22.01.2014
Have a look at this chap... (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js =...
10 Types Of Facebook Friends

10 Types Of Facebook Friends

21.01.2014
Are you a 'Donut' or a 'Dredger'? Well, chances are, even if you're not one yourself, you'll know one. Because they're types of Facebook...
Skydiver Survives 12,000-Foot Fall With Broken Chute

Skydiver Survives 12,000-Foot Fall With Broken Chute

21.01.2014
When a veteran skydiver with more than 1,000 jumps experience fell 12,000 feet with a broken parachute last week and survived, his story...

Dealing with Internet Hate: Ten Tips

21.01.2014
When I wrote last week's blog post, about why antifeminism ought to be viewed in a better light, I expected it to be controversial (although...
Where Can You Escape Your More Popular Friends?

Where Can You Escape Your More Popular Friends?

19.01.2014
This 'friendship paradox' was the surprising result of a 1991 study into the properties of social networks. Sociologists have since seen...
Hilarious #VictorianFacebook Tweets

Hilarious #VictorianFacebook Tweets

17.01.2014
For verily, it is the finest Twitter hashtag game since #MiddleClassInjuries! Yes, #VictorianFacebook began with this tweet from the very...
'I've Had Death Threats', Reveals Winner Of Black Rhino Hunt Auction

'I've Had Death Threats', Reveals Winner Of Black Rhino Hunt Auction

Sara C Nelson  17.01.2014
An American man who paid $350,000 (£212,000) to hunt and kill a critically endangered black rhino in Namibia - to apparently help conserve...
Radio Host Arrested For 'Liking' Facebook Status

Radio Host Arrested For 'Liking' Facebook Status

Sara C Nelson  17.01.2014
A Memphis radio host was reportedly arrested on Tuesday for “liking” a Facebook post made by a woman who has a restraining order against...
Facebook Lifts Another Big Feature From Twitter...

Facebook Lifts Another Big Feature From Twitter...

17.01.2014
Facebook has added a 'trending' topics page to the front of its site. But they're not copying Twitter. Honestly. Nope. The feature will...
Trolling Stays With You, Long After the Abuse

Trolling Stays With You, Long After the Abuse

14.01.2014
Online abuse is more akin to a slow poison that continually erodes confidence, security, and peace of mind. Dealing with it is not easy,...