Sweetie: The Girl Who Caught 1,000 Paedophiles (VIDEO)

Sweetie: The Girl Who Caught 1,000 Paedophiles (VIDEO)

Sara C Nelson  5.11.2013
“This is the story of Sweetie, a 10-year-old girl from the Philippines who tracked down and identified 1,000 paedophiles.” So begins...
Facebook and Fluoride: Social Media Are Not Exempt From Social Responsibility

Facebook and Fluoride: Social Media Are Not Exempt From Social Responsibility

4.11.2013
If I, as an individual, have the opportunity to prevent someone, particularly a child, coming to harm, I should. If society as a whole...
Serge The Llama Has a Riotous Night Out With A Gang Of French Teenagers (PICTURES, VIDEO)

Serge The Llama Has a Riotous Night Out With A Gang Of French Teenagers (PICTURES, VIDEO)

Sara C Nelson  4.11.2013
An eight-year-old llama named Serge had a riotous night out with five French teenage boys last week. Serge, who is a member of a Bordeaux...
Facebook Beheading: Who Was The Woman?

Facebook Beheading: Who Was The Woman?

4.11.2013
A film of a woman being beheaded in Mexico caused an international outcry in October when Facebook refused to remove it from its site....
15 Reasons to Unplug NOW!

15 Reasons to Unplug NOW!

1.11.2013
There is a cult of the virtual that has occurred and we are human beings and mustn't forget the art of being tactile and in the world more...
'I Like Faggots': Brit Banned From Facebook After Meaty Treat Gets Lost In Translation

'I Like Faggots': Brit Banned From Facebook After Meaty Treat Gets Lost In Translation

Sara C Nelson  1.11.2013
A 54-year-old man has told how he was banned from Facebook after posting that he ‘liked faggots’, in reference to the British meatball...
Was This Picture Barred By Facebook?

Was This Picture Barred By Facebook?

31.10.2013
A boutique baby shoe designer, who specialises in "atheist" designs, has had two adverts featuring a same-sex couple barred from Facebook. Atheist...
Lou Reed Is Dead, Not Lou 'Mambo No 5' Bega, People

Lou Reed Is Dead, Not Lou 'Mambo No 5' Bega, People

Sara C Nelson  30.10.2013
Lou Bega of Mambo No 5 fame has been flooded with messages of sympathy from fans who thought he had died. The singer took to his Facebook...
Twitter Has A New Look...

Twitter Has A New Look...

30.10.2013
Twitter has a new look - and it's probably really going to annoy a lot of people. The change means that pictures and image previews appear...
Egyptian Student 'Arrested Over Facebook Group Calling For Atheism'

Egyptian Student 'Arrested Over Facebook Group Calling For Atheism'

Sara C Nelson  30.10.2013
A 20-year-old Egyptian student is reportedly under investigation for starting a Facebook group calling for atheism. The unnamed student...
Facebook Humblebrags Throughout History

Facebook Humblebrags Throughout History

29.10.2013
A tip of the hat to College Humor's Will Stephen and Nathan Yaffe for these - a collection of Facebook status humblebrags from historical...
Social Media, Serendipity and the Power of Trivia

Social Media, Serendipity and the Power of Trivia

28.10.2013
The stream of updates about unimportant things, from lunchtime burritos to Daily Mail click-bait, are thought by many to be distracting...

Charisma Aside, Is Social Media Just a Bit Anti-social?

28.10.2013
Very simply, digital brands provide new ways in which we get to reflect who we are - and where we also get to hold a mirror up to ourselves....
Student Entrepreneurship - How Can We Compete?

Student Entrepreneurship - How Can We Compete?

26.10.2013
Student entrepreneurship has seen a boom in its profile, with fledgling Googles and young Zuckerbergs hailed as the solution for a world...