Teens Charged With Hate Crimes After Man's Torture Streamed Live On Facebook Live

Teens Charged With Hate Crimes After Man's Torture Streamed Live On Facebook Live

Kathryn Snowdon  5.01.2017
Three teenagers and a 24-year-old woman have been charged with a hate crime after an apparent violent assault on a man with special...
Children's Commissioner Calls For New Curbs On Online Bullying

Children's Commissioner Calls For New Curbs On Online Bullying

Paul Waugh  4.01.2017
Children need a new digital watchdog to protect them from bullying, data-selling and privacy abuses on social media sites such as Instagram,...
Facebook Just Censored This 16th Century Statue For Being 'Sexually Explicit'

Facebook Just Censored This 16th Century Statue For Being 'Sexually Explicit'

Sophie Gallagher  3.01.2017
Facebook has taken prudishness to a whole new level, as it banned a picture of a sixteenth-century-statue for being too “sexually...
Not Just Games - How Virtual Reality Will Heal And Teach In 2017 And Beyond

Not Just Games - How Virtual Reality Will Heal And Teach In 2017 And Beyond

Nima Ghadiri  1.01.2017
There is still the odd zombie shooter, and zombies jumping up on you in virtual reality is very, very frightening. Beyond slaughtering...
9 Things You'll Only Understand If Your Parents Are On Facebook

9 Things You'll Only Understand If Your Parents Are On Facebook

Sophie Gallagher  29.12.2016
Facebook used to be the platform for posting drunk photographs, stalking your ex-boyfriend and sharing cat videos.  But these days,...
Combating Social Media Tribalism

Combating Social Media Tribalism

Oliver Foster  28.12.2016
'Fake news' is probably the most scrutinised recent product of social media culture, especially in the aftermath of the U.S. Election....
People Reveal What Finally Made Them Delete Facebook

People Reveal What Finally Made Them Delete Facebook

Poorna Bell  27.12.2016
Christmas is usually the time that tips most Facebook users over the edge, whether it’s pictures of your mates’ babies dressed...
'Tis The Season To Be Sorry

'Tis The Season To Be Sorry

Mike Foreman  23.12.2016
For example too many employees, temporary or otherwise, think nothing of exchanging sensitive database information with colleagues via...
Want To Travel To The US? You'll Now Be Asked To Show Your Social Media Accounts

Want To Travel To The US? You'll Now Be Asked To Show Your Social Media Accounts

Thomas Tamblyn  23.12.2016
Thinking of travelling to the US soon? The likelihood is that you’ll need to apply for an ESTA or Visa waiver agreement. Well...
5 Terrible Phone Habits We Should All Try To Kick Over Christmas

5 Terrible Phone Habits We Should All Try To Kick Over Christmas

Sophie Gallagher  22.12.2016
Christmas might be a time to spend with our family, but we all know after two hours we’ll be back on our phones looking for...
Let's Put The Dignity Back Into Politics On Social Media

Let's Put The Dignity Back Into Politics On Social Media

Chris Wright  21.12.2016
The Internet, and especially social media, is not something that can be easily regulated. Social media websites, such as Twitter, have...
Mark Zuckerberg Reveals Which Celebrity Is The Voice Of His AI Butler 'Jarvis'

Mark Zuckerberg Reveals Which Celebrity Is The Voice Of His AI Butler 'Jarvis'

Thomas Tamblyn  21.12.2016
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been building himself an artificial intelligence in his spare time, because of course he has. It’s...
Feeling Unhappy? You Should Try Taking A Break From Facebook, Say Scientists

Feeling Unhappy? You Should Try Taking A Break From Facebook, Say Scientists

Sophie Gallagher  21.12.2016
We’ve all heard how spending too much time online can be detrimental to our health, but now a study has confirmed that Facebook is...
Why Our Tech Giants Must Save Globalisation

Why Our Tech Giants Must Save Globalisation

Mike Alhadeff  20.12.2016
The triumphant victories this year of the Brexiteers and Donald Trump has made one thing loud and clear. The nation state is far from dead....