University Challenge Legend Eric Monkman Reveals What It's  Like To Be A Social Media Icon

University Challenge Legend Eric Monkman Reveals What It's Like To Be A Social Media Icon

Jasmin Gray  20.02.2017
In the space of 30 minutes Eric Monkman went from academically gifted nobody to cult hero, and arguably even University...
Casual Racism Is Not

Casual Racism Is Not "Bants"

Roanna Carleton-Taylor  15.02.2017
As individuals our voices are small but as a collective our communities have very powerful voices. Every comment, every opinion, every...
13 Creepy AF Items Spotted In Museums That Should Be Put in Room 101

13 Creepy AF Items Spotted In Museums That Should Be Put in Room 101

Becky Barnes  15.02.2017
From creepy dolls to crap taxidermy, people have been sharing pictures of museum exhibits they want to lock away in Room 101. We’ve...
The Video World Has Evolved... But Have Brands And Agencies Kept Up?

The Video World Has Evolved... But Have Brands And Agencies Kept Up?

Mick Entwisle  14.02.2017
Video is everywhere. Read this on a packed train, and you can be sure that at least half of those on their mobile are watching some form...
Is It All Over For Twitter?

Is It All Over For Twitter?

Mark Hillary  10.02.2017
This guy is based in Canada and is the CEO of a research company. If he says there is no longer any useful news on Twitter then Jack Dorsey...
You Might Love Twitter But It's Still Not Making A Penny And That's A Problem

You Might Love Twitter But It's Still Not Making A Penny And That's A Problem

Thomas Tamblyn  9.02.2017
With the year that we’ve just had it’s hard to imagine how it would have unfolded had we not had Twitter at our...
Twitter Has A New Weapon Against The Trolls

Twitter Has A New Weapon Against The Trolls

Thomas Tamblyn  7.02.2017
Twitter is cracking down on abuse, again. Now this might sound like a broken record but add together all the features that the company...
Please, Please, Please Quit Social Media (But Not For The Reason You Expect)

Please, Please, Please Quit Social Media (But Not For The Reason You Expect)

Rosie Leizrowice  6.02.2017
Your excuses are excuses. Every time I talk about quitting social media everyone tells me why they want to but cannot. Most people don't...
KCL Lecturer Sparks Racism Row By Arguing Trump's Travel Ban 'Makes Sense'

KCL Lecturer Sparks Racism Row By Arguing Trump's Travel Ban 'Makes Sense'

Jasmin Gray  6.02.2017
A top university professor has apologised for saying Donald Trump’s travel ban “makes sense in human capital terms” after...
If I See One More Post About Trump On Social Media -  I Think I'll Explode

If I See One More Post About Trump On Social Media - I Think I'll Explode

Lisa Ives  3.02.2017
I'm mostly writing this because social media has been ruined for me, and many others like me. If I didn't need it for work I would flounce...
Twitter's Staff Donate Over £1m To Fight Trump's Muslim Ban

Twitter's Staff Donate Over £1m To Fight Trump's Muslim Ban

Oscar Williams  2.02.2017
Twitter’s staff have donated more than £1m to the American Civil Liberties Union in an act of defiance against Donald Trump’s...
Twitter, Facebook Facing New Legal Curbs On Online Abuse

Twitter, Facebook Facing New Legal Curbs On Online Abuse

Paul Waugh  2.02.2017
Facebook and Twitter could be legally forced to tackle abusive online trolls under a fresh crackdown considered by Parliament. The two...
UK Man Uses Good Manners And Star Wars To Respond To Those Who Think He's *That* Steve Bannon

UK Man Uses Good Manners And Star Wars To Respond To Those Who Think He's *That* Steve Bannon

Sarah Ann Harris  31.01.2017
A man who has been mistaken online for Donald Trump’s chief strategist has given a masterclass in politely correcting those...
8 Kind Responses To Trump's Muslim Ban That Will Give You Hope

8 Kind Responses To Trump's Muslim Ban That Will Give You Hope

Sarah Ann Harris  30.01.2017
Many were horrified by the executive order signed by Donald Trump on Friday banning refugees from entering the US from seven predominantly...