How Online Video Took Over In 2016 And What's In Store For 2017

How Online Video Took Over In 2016 And What's In Store For 2017

Dror Ginzberg  16.12.2016
This year has seen significant developments in the media industry that will have long lasting effects going well beyond 2016. Every major...
Why The Insulting 'Tag' Memes Need To Stop

Why The Insulting 'Tag' Memes Need To Stop

Nicki Kinickie  15.12.2016
My heart sank when I read her statement. While I hadn't shared one myself, I still felt guilty for not realising the impact they could...
The EU Could Dramatically Change Privacy Laws For Facebook, WhatsApp And Skype

The EU Could Dramatically Change Privacy Laws For Facebook, WhatsApp And Skype

Oscar Williams  15.12.2016
The EU is set to toughen up privacy laws governing data processed by companies like Facebook, WhatsApp, Skype, according to reports. Reuters...
Britain First Facebook Copyright Investigation Could Spell Disaster For Group

Britain First Facebook Copyright Investigation Could Spell Disaster For Group

Chris York  14.12.2016
A number of Facebook pages belonging to far-right groups, including Britain First, are being investigated for possible copyright...
Apple Has Revealed The Most Downloaded App of 2016

Apple Has Revealed The Most Downloaded App of 2016

Oscar Williams  7.12.2016
Apple has revealed the most downloaded app of 2016, and it’s not Pokemon Go.  The AR sensation was pushed into third place by...
Why Must I Choose Between Cats Or Babies?

Why Must I Choose Between Cats Or Babies?

Charlotte Barnes  7.12.2016
Once you step back and look again, it becomes quite clear that the cats vs babies 'war' is just a smokescreen for the older 'women who...
Facebook, Google, Twitter And Microsoft Join Forces To Tackle Terrorist Content

Facebook, Google, Twitter And Microsoft Join Forces To Tackle Terrorist Content

Oscar Williams  6.12.2016
Facebook, Google, Twitter and Microsoft have joined forces to curb the dissemination of terrorist content on their platforms.  The...
Why Robots In The Office Underline The Need For Greater Workplace Trust

Why Robots In The Office Underline The Need For Greater Workplace Trust

Tom McQueen  1.12.2016
Clearly the UK requires digital leadership at the highest level to address some of the issues around the introduction of AI. So, I was...
These Four Facebook Habits Could Lead To Depression

These Four Facebook Habits Could Lead To Depression

Oscar Williams  30.11.2016
Tempted to accept your ex’s Facebook friend request? Don’t.  That’s the advice of experts who have examined...
The Importance Of 'Mainstream Media' In A Post-Factual World

The Importance Of 'Mainstream Media' In A Post-Factual World

Tom Maddocks  25.11.2016
Do we need to set up a Society for the Protection of Mainstream Media? It might be tempting to think so given that these two words are...
Better CX Tools For Twitter: Too Little Too Late?

Better CX Tools For Twitter: Too Little Too Late?

Mark Hillary  23.11.2016
Customers have been extensively using Twitter to contact brands and ask for support for at least five years so it's surprising that they...
Parents Are To Blame For Kids Using Social Media Sites Underage, Says Facebook Exec

Parents Are To Blame For Kids Using Social Media Sites Underage, Says Facebook Exec

Amy Packham  23.11.2016
Parents are to blame for the fact children are signing up to use social media sites underage, a Facebook exec has said.  Simon...
How To Stop Fake News On Facebook Turning You Into A Racist

How To Stop Fake News On Facebook Turning You Into A Racist

Chris York  23.11.2016
It’s really, really simple...   (h/t SLATUKIP)
Facebook UK Boss Says Social Network Won't Be 'Arbiters Of Truth' To Tackle Rise Of 'Fake News'

Facebook UK Boss Says Social Network Won't Be 'Arbiters Of Truth' To Tackle Rise Of 'Fake News'

Graeme Demianyk  22.11.2016
A boss of Facebook in the UK has said the social media giant cannot be the “arbiters of truth” amid the ‘fake...