BBC At Centre Of Information War Over Mythbusting #GazaUnderAttack Video

BBC At Centre Of Information War Over Mythbusting #GazaUnderAttack Video

Jack Sommers  9.07.2014
The BBC has found itself in the middle of a bitter information war, after it ran a video claiming images shared across social media purportedly...
Samsung Gear VR: The First Virtual Reality Headset You Can Buy

Samsung Gear VR: The First Virtual Reality Headset You Can Buy

Thomas Tamblyn  9.07.2014
Samsung is making a virtual reality headset, potentially in partnership with Oculus Rift called Gear VR, and it'll launch to the public...
Cheerleader Hunter Has Gory Facebook Hunting Pics Pulled

Cheerleader Hunter Has Gory Facebook Hunting Pics Pulled

Jack Sommers  8.07.2014
Facebook has taken down gory safari hunting snaps posted by a teenage cheerleader that appalled hundreds of thousands of people. Close...
Why Was This Mother's Facebook Picture Considered Pornographic?

Why Was This Mother's Facebook Picture Considered Pornographic?

7.07.2014
A photographer mother tried to jokily recreate the famous 'Coppertone' 1950s ad where a girl's bathing suit is being pulled down by a small...
Things You Never Think in Your Thirties

Things You Never Think in Your Thirties

5.07.2014
"I can't be pale" Smelling of biscuits and having orange hands was obviously massively important to me in my twenties, but funnily enough,...
Facebook Denies Timeline Experiment Was Military-Funded

Facebook Denies Timeline Experiment Was Military-Funded

Thomas Tamblyn  4.07.2014
Facebook has denied that the timeline manipulation experiment that took place in 2012 was funded by the Minerva Research Inititative, a...
Cheerleader Has Great Defence For Shooting Rare African Animals

Cheerleader Has Great Defence For Shooting Rare African Animals

3.07.2014
Kendall Jones, the cheerleader who shoots rare African animals and posts the pictures to Facebook, has hit back at her critics, insisting...
Facebook Almost, But Not Quite, Says 'Sorry'

Facebook Almost, But Not Quite, Says 'Sorry'

Thomas Tamblyn  3.07.2014
Facebook's COO Sheryl Sandberg has formally apologised for poor communication about a study in 2012 which saw users have their timeline's...
Jewish Youth Movement Head Calls For Israeli Army To Take 300 Palestinian Foreskins

Jewish Youth Movement Head Calls For Israeli Army To Take 300 Palestinian Foreskins

Jessica Elgot  2.07.2014
The leader of one of the world's biggest Jewish youth movements has come under intense criticism for Facebook post which appears to call...
Does Facebook (Like Barclays) Operate a Dark Pool?

Does Facebook (Like Barclays) Operate a Dark Pool?

2.07.2014
Facebook needs to generate sufficient revenue to justify a valuation north of $80 billion - and it is not going to do that simply through...
Facebook Faces UK Probe Over 'Unethical' Emotion Study

Facebook Faces UK Probe Over 'Unethical' Emotion Study

2.07.2014
Facebook is being investigated to assess whether an experiment in which it manipulated users' news feeds to study the effect it had on...
Is Distrust of Facebook Contagious?

Is Distrust of Facebook Contagious?

1.07.2014
Revelations about Facebook experiments are waking us up to the fact that these services are not neutral, neither are they simply there...
Facebook Mood Manipulation Is Bad for Us All

Facebook Mood Manipulation Is Bad for Us All

1.07.2014
What they did was not ethical. By testing out a theory on unsuspecting users, they were deliberately interfering with the choices they...

Thousands Demand Facebook Remove Teen Hunter's 'Sick' Hunting Snaps

Jack Sommers  30.06.2014
A teenage hunter has triggered fury on Facebook by posting pictures of herself posing with animals she had killed in African countries...