The Perils Of Broadcasting Live On Facebook Are Made Clear By This Pig's Blunder

The Perils Of Broadcasting Live On Facebook Are Made Clear By This Pig's Blunder

Ryan Barrell  16.08.2016
The perils of broadcasting video live on Facebook have been widely chronicled since the format was introduced earlier this year,...
Parents Criticise Tesco For Selling Girl's School Shoes With Heel

Parents Criticise Tesco For Selling Girl's School Shoes With Heel

Sophie Gallagher  15.08.2016
Angry parents have criticised Tesco for selling girl’s school shoes that feature a block heel. The ‘Let Clothes Be Clothes’...
Facebook, Feudalism, and Civil Rights for Memes?

Facebook, Feudalism, and Civil Rights for Memes?

Sam Harrison  14.08.2016
Friday 2PM CST use this overlay on your profile pic This week, a worldwide, several-day protest was begun against a hated power whose...
There's A Full-Blown Arms Race Going On Between Facebook And Adblockers

There's A Full-Blown Arms Race Going On Between Facebook And Adblockers

Oscar Williams  12.08.2016
Adblock Plus and Facebook have descended into a technological arms race in an attempt to respectively disable and then reenable...
In the Era of Social 'News' We Must Be More Social

In the Era of Social 'News' We Must Be More Social

Adam Stones  11.08.2016
I recently defriended someone on Facebook. I know, such a modern drama. I had just had enough of my news feed being disrupted with his...
Millennials Only Want Experiences That Can Be Shared on Social Media

Millennials Only Want Experiences That Can Be Shared on Social Media

Sam Lewis-Hargreave  10.08.2016
If a millennial goes to a club and no one on social media is around to see it, did it really happen? An unmaterialistic generation, all...
Facebook Is About To Show You Adverts, Even If You Use An Ad Blocker

Facebook Is About To Show You Adverts, Even If You Use An Ad Blocker

Sophie Gallagher  10.08.2016
Ad Blocking will no longer work on Facebook after new updates by the social network override the software. For the first time Facebook...
Grandma Leaves Grand-Daughter Painfully Honest Message

Grandma Leaves Grand-Daughter Painfully Honest Message

Sophie Gallagher  8.08.2016
When you’re having a down day, you can normally trust your family to give you that boost of self-confidence. But not for Chloe Gallacher. Teenager...
The Girl Movement

The Girl Movement

Deirdre Collins  6.08.2016
The female of the species has a bad rep when it comes to how we treat each other, but a movement where girls have secret groups online...
How Well Do You Really Know Your Facebook Friends?

How Well Do You Really Know Your Facebook Friends?

Suzanne Day  4.08.2016
At the moment it seems that you can't escape a designated 'day' on social media celebrating friendship or the sisterhood! We've had Girlfriends...
Are Online Business Networks on the Way Out?

Are Online Business Networks on the Way Out?

Paul Blanchard  3.08.2016
A couple of weeks ago, two friends of mine independently decided to leave LinkedIn. They clicked the 'close account' button and that was...
Strangers Are Rating Each Other's Meal Deal Choices In A Facebook Group And It's Hilarious

Strangers Are Rating Each Other's Meal Deal Choices In A Facebook Group And It's Hilarious

Ryan Barrell  3.08.2016
A Facebook group in which strangers rate each other’s meal deal choice is taking the social media platform by storm. Meal Deal Talk encourages...
Inside Facebook's Algorithms

Inside Facebook's Algorithms

Sahr Jalil  2.08.2016
That's the point of algorithms - if you understand the rules, you can play them by doing the same thing over and over again (ask Donald...
The Social Media Paradox: Capturing Life at the Expense of Living it

The Social Media Paradox: Capturing Life at the Expense of Living it

Jack Peat  29.07.2016
The most frightening aspect of the herds of immersed Pokemon GO players walking through crowded streets with their eyes glued to the screens...