Hurrah, WhatsApp Is Scrapping Everyone's Most-Hated Feature

Hurrah, WhatsApp Is Scrapping Everyone's Most-Hated Feature

Thomas Tamblyn  18.01.2016
The instant messaging service WhatsApp will soon be completely free after the company's CEO and co-founder Jan Koum announced that it would...
Six Ways to Use Social Media to Play Mind Games

Six Ways to Use Social Media to Play Mind Games

Olivia Jones  18.01.2016
1. Crop them out of your profile picture. I know you think we're probably past that, it's 2016, it's something you do to your mates on...
Is Online Brutality Shaping Our Modern Minds?

Is Online Brutality Shaping Our Modern Minds?

Jonnie Bayfield  14.01.2016
It was this context that unsettled me most. Such brutality sitting neatly beside such mundanity. Has this become the mindset of a generation,...
Instagram Star Turns On His Notifications As An Experiment, Immediately Wishes He Hadn't

Instagram Star Turns On His Notifications As An Experiment, Immediately Wishes He Hadn't

Thomas Tamblyn  12.01.2016
Fame is no longer measured within the confines of Hollywood, instead social media has created a democratisation of social royalty. Take...
David Bowie, Princess Diana and a Boy on a Beach

David Bowie, Princess Diana and a Boy on a Beach

Daniel Warner  11.01.2016
The death of a very famous person or a very famous death, allow us to project our own emotions upon them. It can be easier to express our...
Zuckerberg Vaccination Post Draws Ire Of Conspiracy Theorists

Zuckerberg Vaccination Post Draws Ire Of Conspiracy Theorists

Paul Vale  9.01.2016
Mark Zuckerberg drew the ire of conspiracy theorists on Saturday after the Facebook chief posted a picture of his daughter, Max, noting:...
Glove Love - Turning Facebook Likes and Amazon Wishes Into Real Life Love

Glove Love - Turning Facebook Likes and Amazon Wishes Into Real Life Love

Juliet Simmons  8.01.2016
I wasn't asking for much money (the price of a cup of coffee), I wasn't asking people to leave home, to choose anything, to drive anywhere....
Mystery Over Why Outspoken MP Has Deleted His Twitter Account Without Warning

Mystery Over Why Outspoken MP Has Deleted His Twitter Account Without Warning

Aubrey Allegretti  7.01.2016
An outspoken Labour MP has sparked frenzied speculation after he deleted all his social media accounts without explanation late last night....
#NewYear #NewMe - The Five Friends to Unfollow in January

#NewYear #NewMe - The Five Friends to Unfollow in January

Rachel Hobday  7.01.2016
The ushering in of a brand new year marks a dramatic and instant change on our social media timelines. Our feeds overwhelmed with proclamations...
IRL - When Social Media Replaces the Real

IRL - When Social Media Replaces the Real

Julian Vigo  6.01.2016
For while one might question if my friend really "missed" Reeve's presence any more than if he had been, say, eating a pretzel waiting...
Facebook Blocks Picture Of The Little Mermaid Statue Over Nudity

Facebook Blocks Picture Of The Little Mermaid Statue Over Nudity

Sarah Ann Harris  5.01.2016
A politician who tried to post a picture of a statue of the Little Mermaid on Facebook found her image rejected by the site. Mette Gjerskov,...
1,000 Pupils Skip School After Anonymous Facebook Death Threat To 'Kill As Many People As Possible' Surfaced

1,000 Pupils Skip School After Anonymous Facebook Death Threat To 'Kill As Many People As Possible' Surfaced

Lucy Sherriff  4.01.2016
More than 1,000 students skipped school after a death threat to "kill as many people as possible" on Monday was posted on social media. The...
Mark Zuckerberg's New Year Resolution Has Been Inspired By Iron Man. And It's EPIC

Mark Zuckerberg's New Year Resolution Has Been Inspired By Iron Man. And It's EPIC

Nitya Rajan  4.01.2016
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg has announced his "personal challenge for 2016" and it's a good one - to build an AI assistant like "Jarvis...
Scot Arrested For Calling Kyrgyzstan National Dish 'Horse Penis'

Scot Arrested For Calling Kyrgyzstan National Dish 'Horse Penis'

Jack Sommers  3.01.2016
A Scot reportedly faces prison time in Kyrgyzstan for calling the country's national dish "horse penis". Michael McFeat's colleagues at...