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,...
Alfie Brown - The Revolting Youth - 4 Stars

Alfie Brown - The Revolting Youth - 4 Stars

13.01.2014
With his latest offering, Brown has veered slightly away from the sermonic qualities of Soul for Sale but the humour hasn't suffered for...
Mark Zuckerberg Asks Internet To Help Identify Horrifying Spider

Mark Zuckerberg Asks Internet To Help Identify Horrifying Spider

13.01.2014
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg had a problem he needed the web to answer, recently. But if you're assuming he turned to Facebook for...
There's Something About Quasi: Kitten's 'Squished' Face Makes Him Doubly Handsome

There's Something About Quasi: Kitten's 'Squished' Face Makes Him Doubly Handsome

Sara C Nelson  13.01.2014
Meet Quasi the cat, a gorgeously quirky feline with a uniquely different face. Three-month-old Quasi is currently looking for a “forever...

How to Stop Procrastinating: Spend Less Time Online

12.01.2014
I'm not even sure what it is that I'm addicted to. Perhaps it's the constant access to content that might make me laugh or cry, or maybe...
Big Businesses Now Worth More Than Entire COUNTRIES

Big Businesses Now Worth More Than Entire COUNTRIES

Asa Bennett  9.01.2014
Tech giant Google is worth more than Russia, while coffee chain Starbucks is "practically" the same size as Turkey, new analysis has shown. Taiwan,...

Will Social Media Make Theatre Press Nights Redundant?

8.01.2014
As soon as a show opens - the first preview night, not press night - you can read all about it on Twitter and Facebook. Yet press review...
WATCH: Facebook 'Unfriending' Sees Boiling Water Thrown At Teenage Girl

WATCH: Facebook 'Unfriending' Sees Boiling Water Thrown At Teenage Girl

7.01.2014
A Facebook rift has turned to tragedy after a 15-year-od girl apparently had boiling water thrown in her face by a teenage boy for un-friending...

My 2014 Predictions

6.01.2014
Predictions are incredibly hard. Either you get it spot on and appear to be prescient or you are so wide of the mark that you look foolish....