In the Era of Social 'News' We Must Be More Social

In the Era of Social 'News' We Must Be More Social

Adam Stones  11.08.2016
I recently defriended someone on Facebook. I know, such a modern drama. I had just had enough of my news feed being disrupted with his...
Millennials Only Want Experiences That Can Be Shared on Social Media

Millennials Only Want Experiences That Can Be Shared on Social Media

Sam Lewis-Hargreave  10.08.2016
If a millennial goes to a club and no one on social media is around to see it, did it really happen? An unmaterialistic generation, all...
Facebook Is About To Show You Adverts, Even If You Use An Ad Blocker

Facebook Is About To Show You Adverts, Even If You Use An Ad Blocker

Sophie Gallagher  10.08.2016
Ad Blocking will no longer work on Facebook after new updates by the social network override the software. For the first time Facebook...
Grandma Leaves Grand-Daughter Painfully Honest Message

Grandma Leaves Grand-Daughter Painfully Honest Message

Sophie Gallagher  8.08.2016
When you’re having a down day, you can normally trust your family to give you that boost of self-confidence. But not for Chloe Gallacher. Teenager...
How Well Do You Really Know Your Facebook Friends?

How Well Do You Really Know Your Facebook Friends?

Suzanne Day  4.08.2016
At the moment it seems that you can't escape a designated 'day' on social media celebrating friendship or the sisterhood! We've had Girlfriends...
Are Online Business Networks on the Way Out?

Are Online Business Networks on the Way Out?

Paul Blanchard  3.08.2016
A couple of weeks ago, two friends of mine independently decided to leave LinkedIn. They clicked the 'close account' button and that was...
Strangers Are Rating Each Other's Meal Deal Choices In A Facebook Group And It's Hilarious

Strangers Are Rating Each Other's Meal Deal Choices In A Facebook Group And It's Hilarious

Ryan Barrell  3.08.2016
A Facebook group in which strangers rate each other’s meal deal choice is taking the social media platform by storm. Meal Deal Talk encourages...
Inside Facebook's Algorithms

Inside Facebook's Algorithms

Sahr Jalil  2.08.2016
That's the point of algorithms - if you understand the rules, you can play them by doing the same thing over and over again (ask Donald...
The Social Media Paradox: Capturing Life at the Expense of Living it

The Social Media Paradox: Capturing Life at the Expense of Living it

Jack Peat  29.07.2016
The most frightening aspect of the herds of immersed Pokemon GO players walking through crowded streets with their eyes glued to the screens...
Why Facebook Removed These Inclusive Lingerie Ads

Why Facebook Removed These Inclusive Lingerie Ads

Rosy Cherrington  28.07.2016
Curvy Kate has won a battle against Facebook to prove their inclusive lingerie campaign - featuring transgender and plus size models -...
How Kim Kardashian Went from Reality Star to Tech Guru

How Kim Kardashian Went from Reality Star to Tech Guru

Philip Ellis  21.07.2016
Kim's lasting appeal also might have something to do with her hyper-awareness of celebrity culture, and of her own place within it. This...
When will the Lawyers Understand WhatsApp And Encryption?

When will the Lawyers Understand WhatsApp And Encryption?

Mark Hillary  19.07.2016
This continuous agitation by the courts in Brazil is tiresome, not only because the lawmakers clearly don't understand how encryption works,...
Musician Slams Facebook For Removing Her Status About Period Pain

Musician Slams Facebook For Removing Her Status About Period Pain

Natasha Hinde  19.07.2016
A musician has been left “dumbfounded” and “insulted” after Facebook removed a status she had posted about period...
You Only See What You Want to See - The Dark Side of Social Media

You Only See What You Want to See - The Dark Side of Social Media

Claire Woodcock  19.07.2016
In the run up to the referendum how could I have missed the voices of those worst hit by austerity, crying out for attention? I was within...