Facebook and the Far Right

Facebook and the Far Right

Philip Ellis  6.11.2015
Could it be, with the Armed Forces actively distancing themselves from nationalist propaganda, parody pages like Britain Furst lampooning...
Facebook's Sickening Video Stats Highlight The Need For More Cat Videos

Facebook's Sickening Video Stats Highlight The Need For More Cat Videos

Thomas Tamblyn  5.11.2015
Facebook's third quarter financial results were relatively boring, until the company started talking about the humans that use its site...
German Man's Remarkable Account Of Taking In 24 Refugees Is A Breath Of Fresh Air

German Man's Remarkable Account Of Taking In 24 Refugees Is A Breath Of Fresh Air

Sara C Nelson  5.11.2015
A man in Germany who hosted 24 refugees in his Berlin home has given an extraordinarily uplifting account of his experience. Dirk Voltz...
Facebook Ditching The 'Maybe' Button Means You're Either Attending, Or A Terrible Friend

Facebook Ditching The 'Maybe' Button Means You're Either Attending, Or A Terrible Friend

Thomas Tamblyn  4.11.2015
Facebook has rolled out a new feature for its public events, it has replaced the 'Maybe' button with an 'Interested'. Why? Well Facebook...
Twitter's Big New Change Will Make Us All Nicer People (It Hopes)

Twitter's Big New Change Will Make Us All Nicer People (It Hopes)

Thomas Tamblyn  3.11.2015
Twitter has made a rather big change today. That little star you so happily tap whenever you see @SoVeryBritish or @AstroTerry appear...
Tricks and Treats

Tricks and Treats

Caragh Little  1.11.2015
Maybe that's what was interesting about Halloween for me this year: that the extremes of fancy dress just show us up for what we are, imposters...
Facebook Just Made Chatting With A Billion Strangers Less Awkward

Facebook Just Made Chatting With A Billion Strangers Less Awkward

Nitya Rajan  29.10.2015
Facebook is changing things again and this time, Messenger is getting a makeover. The changes will see the archaic 'Other' inbox be replaced...
'We Need Sperm!' Facebook Appeal From Lesbian Couple Who Want To Start A Family

'We Need Sperm!' Facebook Appeal From Lesbian Couple Who Want To Start A Family

Sara C Nelson  29.10.2015
A same sex couple in New Zealand who hope to become parents are appealing on Facebook for sperm. Ashleigh Habgood, 28, and Alley Williams,...
Life Online and the Questions I Get Asked About Life in Relation to Social Media

Life Online and the Questions I Get Asked About Life in Relation to Social Media

Sofie Sandell  28.10.2015
People have manifold questions about our connected online lives and this prompted me to put them together in a column that I hope will...
Facebook Is Massively Changing The Way You Get Notifications

Facebook Is Massively Changing The Way You Get Notifications

Nitya Rajan  27.10.2015
So, Facebook is changing things, again. This time, it has everything to do with your notifications. In an effort to make the app more...
It's Time to Break Up With Facebook

It's Time to Break Up With Facebook

Phillip Krynski  27.10.2015
The average attention span of society is now down to just seven seconds. It takes you longer to tie your shoelaces. Lucky for slip-ons,...

Checked Your Facebook Privacy Settings Recently? Now Might Be That Time

Thomas Tamblyn  23.10.2015
Facebook has announced a new feature that'll make everyone want to head straight to their privacy settings. The social media giant has...
Instagram Has A New App But We're Not Really Sure Why It Exists

Instagram Has A New App But We're Not Really Sure Why It Exists

Thomas Tamblyn  22.10.2015
Instagram has unveiled Boomerang, a stand-alone app which records 1 second of footage and then plays it on an eternal forwards/backwards...
Pre-Election Footage Exposes David Cameron's 'Lies' On Child Tax Credits

Pre-Election Footage Exposes David Cameron's 'Lies' On Child Tax Credits

Eve Hartley  20.10.2015
Pre-general election television clippings have exposed Prime Minister David Cameron's "lies" about his party's proposal to reduce child...