Katie Price Launches Government Petition To Make Trolling A Criminal Offence

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 29.03.2017 | UK Parents

Katie Price has launched an official petition calling on the UK government to make online abuse a criminal offence and create a register of offenders....

Dear Donald Trump, Delete Your Account. Sincerely, America

Philip Ellis | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Tech
Philip Ellis

His many public spats aside, it is impossible to deny that Trump has leveraged social media, and Twitter specifically, in a way that no other politician has previously achieved -- and he has already indicated his intention to tweet major policy announcements rather than going through traditional communications channels.

How Do We Open Up The Social Media Echo Chamber Without Letting The Trolls In?

Philip Ellis | Posted 25.10.2016 | UK Tech
Philip Ellis

Obviously, however networks choose to approach the echo chamber, be it through creating neutral spaces for debate or using AI to play matchmaker with political opposites, it would have to be done in such a way that filters out abusive language and provides a considerate environment for users to explore all of the different perspectives;

14 #BossMoves To Deal With An Influential/Celebrity Troll, When You're Influential Too...

Marsha Wright | Posted 08.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Marsha Wright

Sometimes it's hard to understand why they're attacking you, and it's bad enough when the keyboard warriors come for you in their scores... but what if a fandom comes for you? What if it's a celebrity you respect? What if someone says something that could really affect your brand? What if they try to destroy you, your business, your puppy, and the horse you rode in on?

There's a Line Between Humour and Insult - These Coffee Shops Have Crossed It

Morwenna Jones | Posted 12.11.2016 | UK
Morwenna Jones

Sadly, both Fuck0ffee and Bricklane Coffee, appear to have misunderstood the time-old saying that "any publicity is good publicity" and, in doing so, to have missed a very simple truth: If you want to stand out in London's over-saturated independent coffee market, insulting 52% of the population isn't the best way to go about it. It's bad marketing, bad PR and, worst of all? It's not even funny.

Katie Hopkins Got Slayed On Twitter By A 21-Year-Old X Factor Star

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Professional troll Katie Hopkins has been well and truly served on Twitter – by a 21-year-old reality TV star. The 39-year-old was gleefully abu...

Woman Arrested For Trolling Herself On Facebook

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Tech

A woman has been jailed after trolling herself on Facebook. Michelle Chapman, 24, from Cornwall, was arrested after attempting to frame friends and...

WATCH: This Week's Top 10 Funny Viral Videos

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 15.06.2012 | UK Comedy

What's cuter than a regular pig? That's right, it's a miniature pig. And what's cuter than a miniature pig? A miniature pig trying to waddle down a fl...

WATCH: 'Thank You Hater!' Is The Funniest Thing Trolling's Ever Brought About

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 08.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Thank you Isabel Fay and the Clever Pie team, thank you so much. Thank you for saying - and singing - the words we've long wanted to say in a top qual...

Health Warning : The Internet Can Kill You

John Giacobbi | Posted 17.11.2011 | UK Tech
John Giacobbi

For now at least, I don't think that Call-Me-Dave will have MI5 on my tail but, if I ever did submit to the Cat o' Nine Tails, I'm sure there'd be plenty of internet 'pirates' in line who wouldn't pull-their-punches !!