Facebook Apologises For Removing Breast Cancer Check Video

Facebook Apologises For Removing Breast Cancer Check Video

Natasha Hinde  21.10.2016
Facebook has issued an apology after it removed a Swedish cancer charity’s video teaching people how to check their breasts. The...
Are UK Universities Scuppering Our Chances Of Creating The Next Zuckerberg?

Are UK Universities Scuppering Our Chances Of Creating The Next Zuckerberg?

Joe Sekhon  17.10.2016
So what's the solution? How can we compete with the US? For me, it's simple enough: UK universities have to put IP education at the top...
The Rise Of The Social Shopper

The Rise Of The Social Shopper

Jon Lord  17.10.2016
We don't need to look too hard to uncover some of the motivation between these frequent m-shopping trips. Social media feeds are awash...
Porn Bombing: The Worrying New Face Of Revenge Porn

Porn Bombing: The Worrying New Face Of Revenge Porn

Sue Moorcroft  14.10.2016
What is 'porn bombing'? It's the sharing of explicit images directly onto your social media feed without your knowledge or permission....
Facebook Apologises For Drugs, Guns And Hedgehogs On Its New Marketplace

Facebook Apologises For Drugs, Guns And Hedgehogs On Its New Marketplace

Press Association  6.10.2016
Facebook has apologised after guns, drugs and even baby hedgehogs were listed for sale on its new Marketplace section, saying a technical...
My Dangerous Relationship With Social Media

My Dangerous Relationship With Social Media

Lily Pickard  3.10.2016
Poor mental health is something I have struggled with for a long time; now in my final year at University and preparing to enter the "real...
Facebook Ordered To Stop Collecting WhatsApp Data In Germany

Facebook Ordered To Stop Collecting WhatsApp Data In Germany

Oscar Williams  28.09.2016
Facebook has been ordered to stop collecting and storing data from German users of WhatsApp, which it acquired for $19bn (£14.6bn) in...
This Is Why You Shouldn't Share Makeup Vouchers On Facebook

This Is Why You Shouldn't Share Makeup Vouchers On Facebook

Rosy Cherrington  26.09.2016
Thinking about selling your unwanted gift cards on the internet? Read this first (and don’t make the same mistake). Shanae Arias,...
Has Facebook's Modern Mindset Clashed With Its Unconscious Old Fashioned Morality?

Has Facebook's Modern Mindset Clashed With Its Unconscious Old Fashioned Morality?

Andrew Keith Walker  22.09.2016
The problem was one of editorial judgement for the newspaper and a distinct lack of it by Facebook. That photo isn't merely an image, it's...
WhatsApp's Newest Feature Is Its Most Annoying Yet

WhatsApp's Newest Feature Is Its Most Annoying Yet

Oscar Williams  20.09.2016
There’s one thing Facebook’s suite of social networks is lacking: notifications. Besides Facebook wall notifications,...
Social Media Isn't Just Changing How We Engage With Politics - It's Creating A New Kind Of Politician

Social Media Isn't Just Changing How We Engage With Politics - It's Creating A New Kind Of Politician

Philip Ellis  19.09.2016
The threat of the echo chamber is something of a recurring theme at Social Media Week London. In a session on social news, Twitter's Nick...
The 10 Commandments Of Facebook

The 10 Commandments Of Facebook

Ryan Barrell  15.09.2016
Social media can be an unruly place, with people regularly flouting basic etiquette and taking TMI to another level. A lo, the gods of...
A Teen Has Sued Her Parents For Posting Embarrassing Pictures Of Her On Facebook

A Teen Has Sued Her Parents For Posting Embarrassing Pictures Of Her On Facebook

Sophie Gallagher  15.09.2016
A teenager has sued her parents for posting ‘embarrassing and intimate’ baby photos of her on Facebook.   The 18-year-old,...
How Facebook Sexualises And Polices The Female Body

How Facebook Sexualises And Polices The Female Body

Rebecca Lightbody  13.09.2016
Suppressing women's sexuality is misogyny. The implication that an 'impure' female body will lead to unsafe sex is misogyny and feeds into...