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...
Facebook Can Also Influence Whether You're Likely To Vote

Facebook Can Also Influence Whether You're Likely To Vote

Michael Rundle  30.06.2014
Facebook can alter your mood based on what news stories it shows you. Apparently it can also manipulate whether you're likely to vote. Outrage...
Facebook Researcher Apologises For 'Creepy' Emotions Study On Users

Facebook Researcher Apologises For 'Creepy' Emotions Study On Users

Michael Rundle  30.06.2014
One of the Facebook researchers who conducted a secret study on users by manipulating their news feeds has apologised - but defended the...

Facebook Gets Really, Really Creepy

Charlotte Meredith  29.06.2014
Facebook did something really creepy, and you may never even know if it affected you. The site has been playing mind games on users and,...
Facebook UK Adds Over 70 Gender Options

Facebook UK Adds Over 70 Gender Options

Thomas Tamblyn  27.06.2014
Facebook users in the UK will now be able to choose over 70 gender options when creating or editing their Facebook profile. The added...