This Gun Owner's Post On Facebook Got Reported For All The Wrong Reasons

This Gun Owner's Post On Facebook Got Reported For All The Wrong Reasons

Nitya Rajan  9.10.2015
Steve Elliot was a gun owner who, following the horrific mass shooting that happened in Oregon on 1 October, wrote a public post taking...
This Is Facebook's Answer To The 'Dislike' Button

This Is Facebook's Answer To The 'Dislike' Button

Thomas Tamblyn  9.10.2015
Facebook has unveiled Reactions, a series of emoticons that the company plans to use as an extension of the 'like' button. Rather than...
Help Find The 'Dapper Stranger' Who Stood Up For Woman Groped On Bus

Help Find The 'Dapper Stranger' Who Stood Up For Woman Groped On Bus

Sara C Nelson  9.10.2015
A woman who was groped on a bus has launched a social media campaign to find the man who defended her. Kaitlyn Regehr posted her story...
Why Voice Search Is Key to the Future of Mobile (and Facebook)

Why Voice Search Is Key to the Future of Mobile (and Facebook)

Jason Mander  9.10.2015
That Facebook is betting big on mobile voice search is a sign of how search behaviours are set to evolve. Already, 80% of internet users...
It Ain't What They Call You...

It Ain't What They Call You...

Rebecca Toman   8.10.2015
Facebook's "real name" policy is in the headlines. The policy limits individuals to one account each and requires that those accounts be...
This Guy's Name Is So Odd Facebook Didn't Think He Was Real

This Guy's Name Is So Odd Facebook Didn't Think He Was Real

Nitya Rajan  7.10.2015
A 30-year-old Londoner has reportedly found out the hard way that Facebook places great value on names. 'Something Long And Complicated,'...
Woman's Facebook Search For Man She Kissed Ends When Girlfriend Responds

Woman's Facebook Search For Man She Kissed Ends When Girlfriend Responds

Natasha Hinde  6.10.2015
After meeting the man of her dreams on a night out, Pippa McKinney decided to use the power of social media to try and track him down. McKinney,...
EU Cracks Down On Facebook Over Fears That It Might Be Sharing With US Spy Agencies

EU Cracks Down On Facebook Over Fears That It Might Be Sharing With US Spy Agencies

Thomas Tamblyn  6.10.2015
The EU European Court of Justice has ruled that a Safe Harbour agreement, signed by many of the largest tech companies in the world, is...
Facebook Glitch Sees Complete Strangers Get Hitched

Facebook Glitch Sees Complete Strangers Get Hitched

Sara C Nelson  5.10.2015
A glitch in social media has succeeded in bringing two people together in holy matrimony. Schuler Benson was left puzzled back in 2009...
John Oliver Just Destroyed Anyone Who Fell For The Facebook Copyright Hoax

John Oliver Just Destroyed Anyone Who Fell For The Facebook Copyright Hoax

Thomas Tamblyn  1.10.2015
John Oliver is no stranger to addressing the world's problems, he has tackled everything from the Scottish referendum to dealing with America's...
This App Lets You 'Rate' Your Friends And It's A Disaster Waiting To Happen

This App Lets You 'Rate' Your Friends And It's A Disaster Waiting To Happen

Thomas Tamblyn  1.10.2015
We live in a world where almost every decision we make is based upon a star rating. From restaurants to Uber, we make a choice based on...
A Sinister New App Could Be Rating You Right Now And People Are Freaking Out

A Sinister New App Could Be Rating You Right Now And People Are Freaking Out

George Bowden  1.10.2015
Peeple is a new app that will let everyone rate and review each other - including you and there's nothing you can do about it. The app's...
Can Social Media Really Be the Future for Jeremy Corbyn?

Can Social Media Really Be the Future for Jeremy Corbyn?

Steven Ginnis  1.10.2015
It is no secret that Jeremy Corbyn won the social media battle among his party leader challengers over the summer. Having appealed to...
Facebook Just Announced Some Super Cool Profile Changes

Facebook Just Announced Some Super Cool Profile Changes

George Bowden  30.09.2015
There are big changes ahead for our Facebook profiles. On Wednesday, the world's biggest social network announced developments to the...