MPs Admit 'We Literally Don't Understand Facebook'

MPs Admit 'We Literally Don't Understand Facebook'

28.11.2014
MPs have admitted they don't understand Facebook. Their solution? Facebook has to change. (It couldn't possibly be up to them to do the...
Crimestoppers: Facebook on the Front Line

Crimestoppers: Facebook on the Front Line

27.11.2014
More must be done to tackle online crime, and Facebook should cooperate. But expectations of pre-emptive screening of social media content...
The C Word Needs a Revamp

The C Word Needs a Revamp

19.11.2014
We're looking for the best stuff that's been online this year - and we need your help.Bill Gates wrote in 1996 that "Content is king",...
When Will We Break Down the Media Pay Walls?

When Will We Break Down the Media Pay Walls?

19.11.2014
Everyone hates pay walls, except the publishers who can see no other way to earn from their content. But there is no agreement across the...
Four Reasons to Delete Your Ex on Facebook

Four Reasons to Delete Your Ex on Facebook

18.11.2014
Breaking up used to be easy. A big argument, a few weeks of heartbreak - but essentially a clean break and a swift recovery. Nowadays,...
The End of Internet Freedom?

The End of Internet Freedom?

18.11.2014
The European Court of Justice ruling this year is a watershed moment for the info sphere - it redefines the individual's relationship to...
The Rise of Anonymous and the Darker Side of Social

The Rise of Anonymous and the Darker Side of Social

17.11.2014
Today, social channels have cemented themselves as pivotal elements in our communications ecosystems, helping us to manage our busy lives...
Facebook Wants To Run Your Office

Facebook Wants To Run Your Office

Thomas Tamblyn  17.11.2014
Facebook is reportedly working on FB@Work, a chat and email system that would be designed for work colleagues to communicate with each...
Social Media Is A Drug We Can't Kick, But What's Next?

Social Media Is A Drug We Can't Kick, But What's Next?

12.11.2014
Social media has existed long before Facebook or Twitter, whether it's the creation of the telegram or the golden age of the Pony Express....
Facebook Celebrates Forcing 500 Million People To Use 'Messenger'

Facebook Celebrates Forcing 500 Million People To Use 'Messenger'

Michael Rundle  11.11.2014
Facebook has announced that it has managed to force 500 million unwilling people to download and use its Messenger app. The social network...
The One With the First Week Back

The One With the First Week Back

10.11.2014
Don't get me wrong, he loved being at home, seeing both sets of grandparents, trips to the zoo and the park, going bowling with some of...
Facebook's FINALLY Fixing The News Feed

Facebook's FINALLY Fixing The News Feed

Thomas Tamblyn  10.11.2014
Facebook has pushed its latest -- and largest -- update to the News Feed ever, placing more emphasis on customisation by adding a 'follow'...

Don't Ruin Facebook Rooms With Branded Chat Rooms

9.11.2014
Brands and their respective agencies keep talking about influencer targeting and marketing and getting things done for free; music to directors...
This Is Why There Are Now Blue Ticks On WhatsApp

This Is Why There Are Now Blue Ticks On WhatsApp

Michael Rundle  7.11.2014
If you've recent updated WhatsApp you may have noticed that there are now... blue ticks. But what do these mysterious signifiers mean?...