Seven Signs Social Media Has Turned Me Into a Total Idiot

Seven Signs Social Media Has Turned Me Into a Total Idiot

19.03.2014
That term "always-on" is massively cringeworthy, but working in media means being exactly that. I also blame that FOMO factor. If I don't...
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#yourenothelpinganyone: Are "#nomakeup" Selfie's Really Helping Raise Cancer Awareness?

19.03.2014
For those troubled souls who still do not engage with any social media, I will attempt to provide context on my confusing and/or unreadable...
Courtney Love Reckons She Might Have Found Missing Plane MH370. Here Are Her Findings

Courtney Love Reckons She Might Have Found Missing Plane MH370. Here Are Her Findings

Sara C Nelson  18.03.2014
Courtney Love has joined the search for missing Malaysia Airlines plane MH370 and she’s shared her findings with the world. The singer...

Cameron's Digital UK Needs A Dose Of Chutzpah

17.03.2014
As a mischievous teenager I was berated by my grandmother for showing too much chutzpah. I believe she was using the original meaning of...
Rescued From Death's Door: You Will Not Believe How Happy & Healthy This Dog Is Looking Now

Rescued From Death's Door: You Will Not Believe How Happy & Healthy This Dog Is Looking Now

Sara C Nelson  17.03.2014
Riddled with sores, his hair all but gone and his ribs protruding, it’s hard to believe this dog is even alive. But he is, and the...

Digital Activism Drives Democracy in the 21st Century

17.03.2014
For several years now, I have advocated that more intelligent use of the media options available to us in the 21st century can influence...

Zzyz, facebook body builders, and what they could learn from... feminists

16.03.2014
Facebook body builders are not only victims of similar forms of pressure traditionally associated with women, but they have in fact begun...

The Reality of Swearing on Social Media

14.03.2014
Recently, I found myself involved as a "Twitter expert" in a "radio debate" about swearing on social media. It went so well that they missed...

Ban Bossy? Ban 'Frape'

14.03.2014
Backed by the likes of Victoria Beckham and Beyoncé, the 'Ban Bossy' campaign - calling for the prohibition of the apparently gendered...
Social Media and the Music Industry

Social Media and the Music Industry

14.03.2014
It's not unrealistic to say that I can probably track the last ten years of my life in terms of what social network I was most active on;...

Why the Debate's More Than Just About Women Who Eat On Tubes

13.03.2014
I'm a member of divisive Facebook Group Women Who Eat On Tubes. I joined because I didn't like what I saw. If you've read enough on the...
Posting A Positive Message On Facebook Actually Helps To Spread Happiness

Posting A Positive Message On Facebook Actually Helps To Spread Happiness

13.03.2014
Posting a negative message on Facebook about your crap day may make you feel better for an instant, but posting a positive one has far...
Should You Separate Your Personal and Professional Lives on Social Networking Sites?

Should You Separate Your Personal and Professional Lives on Social Networking Sites?

12.03.2014
It's not black and white. Just as you are the same person whether you're at work or play, each social networking site you join doesn't...
Facebook HQ Placed In Lockdown After Mysterious 'Threat'

Facebook HQ Placed In Lockdown After Mysterious 'Threat'

12.03.2014
Facebook's California office was placed on "lockdown" after an apparent security threat, police have said. The office at Menlo Park in...