Why I Left Facebook

Why I Left Facebook

Chris Rooney  13.07.2015
I felt as though I was trapped in a vortex of meaningless data. More importantly, however, I was starting to hate some of my friends. Actually...
There Was Something Wrong With Facebook's Friend Logo, So This Designer Fixed It

There Was Something Wrong With Facebook's Friend Logo, So This Designer Fixed It

Thomas Tamblyn  8.07.2015
Over the next few weeks your Facebook profile is going to undergo a subtle but important design change. That change comes in the form of...
Who Deleted Me? Fiendish App Tracks The Facebook Friends Who Dumped You

Who Deleted Me? Fiendish App Tracks The Facebook Friends Who Dumped You

Eve Hartley  8.07.2015
You can now find the culprits behind your dwindling Facebook friends list. A new app, launched by Anthony Kuske, allows users to discover...
You Said What About Mental Illness?

You Said What About Mental Illness?

Claire Greaves   3.07.2015
"I am intrigued to know what kind of life lead to be so selfishly depressed. Deaths? Rape? Abuse? What exactly have you got to be so depressed...
What If the Internet Went Down... FOREVER

What If the Internet Went Down... FOREVER

Ben Morgan  2.07.2015
On July 2nd, 2017 the internet stopped working. For 24 hours people furiously pressed 'refresh' over and over again but to no avail. Come...
Somewhere Over the Facebook - Three Cheers for the United States

Somewhere Over the Facebook - Three Cheers for the United States

Alan Grant  1.07.2015
I would rather have a well-meaning nation with liberal principles that sometimes go awry than those nations with no well-meaning intentions...
Mark Zuckerberg Casually Chats To Stephen Hawking About Living Forever

Mark Zuckerberg Casually Chats To Stephen Hawking About Living Forever

Nitya Rajan  1.07.2015
Mark Zuckerberg was on Facebook last night conducting his regular Townhall Q&As, with a few not-so-regular people including Stephen Hawking...
This Note Proves Honesty Is <i>Always</i> The Best Policy

This Note Proves Honesty Is Always The Best Policy

Natasha Hinde  29.06.2015
When one Facebook user's three-year-old opened the car door onto their neighbour's vehicle, there were two ways to deal with the unfortunate...
London Mother Is Furious After Daughter's Head Shaved At Nursery School

London Mother Is Furious After Daughter's Head Shaved At Nursery School

Sophie Brown  26.06.2015
A London mother has taken to Facebook to express her anger after her two-year-old daughter's head was shaved while she was at nursery....
Challenging the Norm of Charity Comms at Cannes

Challenging the Norm of Charity Comms at Cannes

Arabella Gilchrist  25.06.2015
The tide is shifting. Backing social change is authentic, credible, tangible and doable. So let's use creativity and commitment - with...
Terrifyingly, Facebook Can Recognise You Even When You're Not Looking

Terrifyingly, Facebook Can Recognise You Even When You're Not Looking

Nitya Rajan  23.06.2015
If people need one more reason to exacerbate their trust issues with big tech firms, Facebook's latest experimental algorithm should do...
Facebook Blocks Woman For Sharing Threatening Messages From Men

Facebook Blocks Woman For Sharing Threatening Messages From Men

Natasha Hinde  22.06.2015
An Australian writer was temporarily blocked from Facebook after sharing some of the abusive and degrading messages she'd received privately...
In Facebook Jail Again - Over Female Nipples

In Facebook Jail Again - Over Female Nipples

Laura Dodsworth  20.06.2015
Female breasts, depicted in a non-sexual way, by a female artist, are not allowed. In other words, if women's breasts and nipples are not...
Hacktivism to Balaclava Punk: Protest Must Be Protected in All Its Forms

Hacktivism to Balaclava Punk: Protest Must Be Protected in All Its Forms

Thomas Hughes  19.06.2015
Protest is increasingly going digital. Whether it is using the internet to organise and report physical acts of protest, using online space...