Social Network

'Facebook For Rich People' Costs £5,500 To Join

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Tech

The thing about rich people, is they are different from you and me. They drive cars powered by tears, eat diamond-laced cyanide burgers and get excite...

Seven Levels of Facebook

Jacqueline Ward | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Tech
Jacqueline Ward

During lunch with my daughter the other day I found myself discussing Facebook. Again. It seems that everywhere people are checking their status or talking about social networking in general and Facebook in particular.

'We Can't Stop Them' Says Islamic State's Fave Social Network

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Tech

A social network used by Islamic State militants said it cannot stop the spread of graphic material on its servers -- for the simple reason that it do...

Facebook Can Also Influence Whether You're Likely To Vote

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Tech

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 h...

There Are Already Celebrities On Yo (As Far As Anyone Can Tell)

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.06.2014 | UK Tech

There are serious concerns about Yo, the new messaging and social media app which has crashed into the Top 10 of the App Store on nothing more than th...

Facebook Has A New Feature, And You're Going To Hate It

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK Tech

Facebook has launched a new feature that enables users to personally request unpublished information like relationship status. The new feature, cal...

How To Get Twitter Mute Right Away

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK Tech

Twitter has announced it will roll out the ability to mute annoying people you follow. The new feature allows you to block out irritating or repeti...

US Created Cuban Twitter Clone To Undermine Castro

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Tech

The Associated Press has learned the US government created of a 'Cuban Twitter,' a communications network designed to undermine the communist governme...

9 Interesting Things We Learned From Twitter's 'First Tweets' Tool

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Tech

So Twitter has launched "First Tweet" - a simple website where you can find out... guess? Your first Tweet. Obviously it's provoking a huge amou...

What Was Your First Tweet? Find Out Now!

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Tech

Twitter has unveiled an easy way for users to find their "first tweet" on the eighth anniversary of the social network's launch. Using the new and ...

Facebook HQ Placed In Lockdown After Mysterious 'Threat'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Tech

Facebook's California office was placed on "lockdown" after an apparent security threat, police have said. The office at Menlo Park in San Francisc...

Facebook Ditches Email For Good

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.02.2014 | UK Tech

What'sApp will quickly grow to more than a billion users, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has said. The mobile phone application was bought by Fac...

Here Are 49 Companies Worth Less Than 'WhatsApp'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK Tech

What'sApp has sold to Facebook for more than $19 billion - and in the process has become one of the world's most valuable companies. The deal - whi...

There Are Now 56 Ways To Describe Your Gender On Facebook

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK Tech

Transgender activists have hailed a decision by Facebook to increase its range of gender options to more than 50 as a "big advance". The social net...

Let's 'Lookback' At Facebook

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Tech

Facebook is today celebrating a decade in existence - at least. So while Facebook looks back at you via your own customised video, let's take a lo...

Facebook Responds To Dodgy Princeton 'Disease' Study With Nerdy Glee

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK Tech

Facebook has hit back at Princeton researchers who claimed the social network would collapse like a 'disease' by 2017 with its own, hilarious extrapol...

Vine Is One: Here Are Our 12 Favourites From The Last 12 Months

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK Tech

Vine - Twitter's video-sharing social network - is one year old today. That's right, we've made it through exactly twelve months of watching six-se...

The Facebook 'Disease' Could Lose 80% Of Users By 2017

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Facebook could be about to experience a sudden and jarring fall from grace - if a new study comparing the site to a virulent 'disease' is to be believ...

Skydiver Survives 12,000-Foot Fall With Broken Chute

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

When a veteran skydiver with more than 1,000 jumps experience fell 12,000 feet with a broken parachute last week and survived, his story naturally exp...

Twitter's Been Redesigned - But What's Actually New?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Twitter underwent a pretty major redesign on Monday - but if you access the service through either the official app or a service like Tweetdeck you pr...

UK's Largest Charity Makes $100M From Stake In Twitter

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Britain's largest charity made more than $100 million when Twitter went public earlier this year, it has been revealed. The Wellcome Trust reported...

Twitter Wants To Raise $1 Billion

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 24.12.2013 | UK Tech

Twitter has announced plans to sell 70 million shares in a bid to raise up to $1.4 billion. The shares will be priced between $17 and $20, accordin...

Facebook Down: Users Unable To Update Status Or Post Pictures

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.12.2013 | UK Tech

UPDATE: We're hearing reports that Facebook is starting to come back online for some users. Let us know on Twitter if that's the case for you. Fa...

Here At The 22 Best Tweets Ever Tweeted (According To Twitter)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Ahead of its planned floatation on the stock exchange - now expected to raise more than $1 billion - Twitter has been forced to make some admissions a...

Could Facebook's 'Edit' Button Have Unintended Consequences?

BBC | BBC | Posted 30.11.2013 | UK Tech

Could Facebook's 'Edit' Button Have Unintended Consequences?...