Texts

What's Wrong With The New Breastfeeding Emoji?

Jay McCarthy | Posted 16.11.2016 | UK Parents
Jay McCarthy

Don't get me wrong, I and millions of other women will be happy to have one breastfeeding emoji at least. Big thanks to Rachel Lee and Joshua Jones - the design may not be perfect but we owe them our gratitude for getting this far.

The Politics Of Digital Discourse: It's Getting Emoji-onal

Olivia Petter | Posted 06.06.2016 | UK Tech
Olivia Petter

I enjoy emojis just as much as the next smartphone-obsessed millennial; while I'm delighted that I will soon be able to illustrate my english breakfast in full (bacon, sausages and eggs are just some of the new inclusions), I can't help but feel slightly concerned by the rate at which emojis seem to be monopolising the way we communicate.

Want To Take Revenge On A Former Lover? Use The Instagram Account 'Texts From Your Ex'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Want to take revenge on your terrible-slash-persistent ex-boyfriend or girlfriend? Or just want to giggle at other people's strange behaviour? You nee...

WATCH: What Happens When Private Texts Get Sent To The Wrong Person

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We all know nothing says intimacy and romance like texting. However, when the well thought-out message goes out to pull on the heartstrings of you...

US Spies Collect 'Millions' Of British Text Messages In Secret Spy Operation

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

American and British spies have collected hundreds of millions of text messages from UK citizens in a secret operation, according to the latest leak b...

Number Of Text Messages Sent In UK Falls For The First Time Ever

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

The number of text messages sent in the UK has fallen - for the first time ever. Deloitte's annual technology predictions report said that just 145...

Guess What? The More We Use Our Phones, the Worse We Are at Communicating

Pandora Sykes | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech
Pandora Sykes

It's the modern epidemic that's worsening by the day: the omnipresence of the smartphone. On the loo (my favourite spot to tweet from), on the bus, in bed, in the middle of meetings, at dinner, during s--- yep, seriously, some people do it.

Calamities, Credit Cards, and Compensation: Cut Out the Middle Men

Deborah Evans | Posted 17.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Deborah Evans

Anyone who has ever had their dinner interrupted by a telephone call about how much compensation they could claim for their 'accident' is right to be frustrated, particularly when they know they are not entitled to any.