Tricks and Treats

Tricks and Treats

Caragh Little  1.11.2015
Maybe that's what was interesting about Halloween for me this year: that the extremes of fancy dress just show us up for what we are, imposters...
Facebook Just Made Chatting With A Billion Strangers Less Awkward

Facebook Just Made Chatting With A Billion Strangers Less Awkward

Nitya Rajan  29.10.2015
Facebook is changing things again and this time, Messenger is getting a makeover. The changes will see the archaic 'Other' inbox be replaced...
'We Need Sperm!' Facebook Appeal From Lesbian Couple Who Want To Start A Family

'We Need Sperm!' Facebook Appeal From Lesbian Couple Who Want To Start A Family

Sara C Nelson  29.10.2015
A same sex couple in New Zealand who hope to become parents are appealing on Facebook for sperm. Ashleigh Habgood, 28, and Alley Williams,...
Life Online and the Questions I Get Asked About Life in Relation to Social Media

Life Online and the Questions I Get Asked About Life in Relation to Social Media

Sofie Sandell  28.10.2015
People have manifold questions about our connected online lives and this prompted me to put them together in a column that I hope will...
Facebook Is Massively Changing The Way You Get Notifications

Facebook Is Massively Changing The Way You Get Notifications

Nitya Rajan  27.10.2015
So, Facebook is changing things, again. This time, it has everything to do with your notifications. In an effort to make the app more...
It's Time to Break Up With Facebook

It's Time to Break Up With Facebook

Phillip Krynski  27.10.2015
The average attention span of society is now down to just seven seconds. It takes you longer to tie your shoelaces. Lucky for slip-ons,...

Checked Your Facebook Privacy Settings Recently? Now Might Be That Time

Thomas Tamblyn  23.10.2015
Facebook has announced a new feature that'll make everyone want to head straight to their privacy settings. The social media giant has...
Instagram Has A New App But We're Not Really Sure Why It Exists

Instagram Has A New App But We're Not Really Sure Why It Exists

Thomas Tamblyn  22.10.2015
Instagram has unveiled Boomerang, a stand-alone app which records 1 second of footage and then plays it on an eternal forwards/backwards...
Pre-Election Footage Exposes David Cameron's 'Lies' On Child Tax Credits

Pre-Election Footage Exposes David Cameron's 'Lies' On Child Tax Credits

Eve Hartley  20.10.2015
Pre-general election television clippings have exposed Prime Minister David Cameron's "lies" about his party's proposal to reduce child...
This Little Trick Could Stop Facebook Draining Our iPhone Batteries

This Little Trick Could Stop Facebook Draining Our iPhone Batteries

Nitya Rajan  19.10.2015
Facebook users have taken aim at the company for the iOS app's insatiable appetite for battery charge. The fault came to the fore when...
Facebook Will Now Tell You If The Government Is Spying On Your Account

Facebook Will Now Tell You If The Government Is Spying On Your Account

Nitya Rajan  19.10.2015
Facebook is introducing a new feature that will let us know if the Government is spying on our accounts. Users will be notified when Facebook...
No Facebook, There Is Nothing 'Overtly Sexual' About Breast Cancer

No Facebook, There Is Nothing 'Overtly Sexual' About Breast Cancer

Sophia Hyatt  19.10.2015
A warm welcome to the modern world - or if you prefer, the more anal one, in which the likes of Praxiteles would most likely commit suicide...
In Defence of the Screen-Fixated

In Defence of the Screen-Fixated

Adrian Grist  16.10.2015
I am fortunate enough to have 'real life' friends, from when I was growing up ('Village Friends'), school friends, university friends,...
A Facebook Bug May Have Just Shown Everyone How Unpopular You Are

A Facebook Bug May Have Just Shown Everyone How Unpopular You Are

Nitya Rajan  15.10.2015
Facebook's latest bug has accidentally turned on a view count feature for some posts, adding to popularity contest woes all around the...