Fake News: How My Fictional Coffee Shop Fooled The World

Fake News: How My Fictional Coffee Shop Fooled The World

Patric Morgan  26.04.2017
You see, the rise of so-called 'fake news' isn't something new. People have been doing it for years. And even though my story is fake,...
Facebook Under Fire After Two Murders Are Broadcast On Live App In Just Two Weeks

Facebook Under Fire After Two Murders Are Broadcast On Live App In Just Two Weeks

Sara C Nelson  26.04.2017
Facebook is facing increasing pressure to act after two violent deaths were broadcast using its Live app to thousands of people worldwide...
Would You Let A Stranger Pick Your Facebook Profile Picture? This Is Why You Should

Would You Let A Stranger Pick Your Facebook Profile Picture? This Is Why You Should

Sophie Gallagher  25.04.2017
We all spend more and more of our time building relationships online, whether that is professional connections on LinkedIn or slightly-less-professional...
Why Artificial Intelligence Still Needs A Human Touch

Why Artificial Intelligence Still Needs A Human Touch

Vivian Chan  24.04.2017
Rather than thinking of AI as a replacement for human intelligence, information providers such as Facebook and Google ought to consider...
I Gave Up WhatsApp - Here's What 'Appened

I Gave Up WhatsApp - Here's What 'Appened

Sophie Deal  24.04.2017
Giving up WhatsApp was refreshing, particularly to begin with, and gave me a lot more thinking space than I'd had in a while. Rather than...
This Is How Facebook's Audacious Plan For Brain-Powered Tech Will Work

This Is How Facebook's Audacious Plan For Brain-Powered Tech Will Work

Oscar Williams  20.04.2017
Earlier this week, Mark Zuckerberg confirmed reports that Facebook is building a system to let people communicate using only...
Don't Fall Hook, Line And Sinker In A World Of Catfish

Don't Fall Hook, Line And Sinker In A World Of Catfish

Claire Stead  19.04.2017
We are all human, and as Nev Schulman states, what people ultimately want is to find a connection. Unfortunately however, there are people...
Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Is Building A Brain Interface To Make Telepathy A Reality

Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Is Building A Brain Interface To Make Telepathy A Reality

Oscar Williams  19.04.2017
Facebook is developing a mind-reading system to let people communicate through their thoughts alone, its founder Mark Zuckerberg...
Forget The Facebook Likes And Enjoy The Journey Instead

Forget The Facebook Likes And Enjoy The Journey Instead

Jonathan Young  18.04.2017
For sure, I would miss out on a medal, a t-shirt and 97 Facebook likes. But how does a hefty medal compare to the resilience gained from...
Facebook Taking Money For Hoax Adverts Despite Fake News Crackdown Pledge

Facebook Taking Money For Hoax Adverts Despite Fake News Crackdown Pledge

Steven Hopkins  18.04.2017
Facebook is promoting paid-for hoaxes about Lord Sugar, Professor Stephen Hawking and the Queen to their users despite recent promises...
How Facebook Will Win The War Against Fake News

How Facebook Will Win The War Against Fake News

Tom Edwards  12.04.2017
One thing is for sure - Facebook has a huge investment in trust. And while the search for engagement sometimes pushes towards maximum engagement...
Virgin Media Accidentally Blocks Facebook, Messenger And Instagram

Virgin Media Accidentally Blocks Facebook, Messenger And Instagram

Oscar Williams  12.04.2017
This story has been updated. Trying to access Facebook, Messenger or Instagram through Virgin Media broadband? Best to check in again later. The...
Friends Invite Complete Stranger On Holiday After Their Mate With The Same Name Dropped Out

Friends Invite Complete Stranger On Holiday After Their Mate With The Same Name Dropped Out

Rachel Moss  10.04.2017
When Bristol-born Joe McGrath had to pull out of a holiday with friends, his resourceful pals decided not to let the ticket go to waste. Instead,...
Facebook Unveils New 'Photo-Matching' Technology To Fight Revenge Porn

Facebook Unveils New 'Photo-Matching' Technology To Fight Revenge Porn

Thomas Tamblyn  5.04.2017
Facebook has today unveiled a powerful new range of tools designed to help prevent the non-consensual sharing of intimate images...