A Sinister New App Could Be Rating You Right Now And People Are Freaking Out

A Sinister New App Could Be Rating You Right Now And People Are Freaking Out

George Bowden  1.10.2015
Peeple is a new app that will let everyone rate and review each other - including you and there's nothing you can do about it. The app's...
Call Of Duty Live-Tweeted A 'Terrorist Attack' In Singapore And The Internet Is Horrified

Call Of Duty Live-Tweeted A 'Terrorist Attack' In Singapore And The Internet Is Horrified

George Bowden  1.10.2015
Call of Duty used its official Twitter account to live report the destruction of Singapore on Wednesday after a fictional "terrorist attack". Updates...
Can Social Media Really Be the Future for Jeremy Corbyn?

Can Social Media Really Be the Future for Jeremy Corbyn?

Steven Ginnis  1.10.2015
It is no secret that Jeremy Corbyn won the social media battle among his party leader challengers over the summer. Having appealed to...
We Need to Stop the Online Women Haters

We Need to Stop the Online Women Haters

Bob Morgan  30.09.2015
We should disregard the perverse arguments - made by some - that the ability to abuse and threaten others is a free speech matter and nothing...
Twitter May Be Tinkering With Its 140 Character Limit

Twitter May Be Tinkering With Its 140 Character Limit

George Bowden  29.09.2015
The 140 character limit on Twitter may be a thing of the past after reports that the company is pursuing a new product that allows users...
Edward Snowden Finally Joins Twitter, Sends The Perfect First Tweet

Edward Snowden Finally Joins Twitter, Sends The Perfect First Tweet

Kathryn Snowdon  29.09.2015
The man who leaked confidential documents about governmental surveillance and had to flee the US to evade capture has finally joined Twitter. Edward...
This Woman Had The Perfect Response To Her Boyfriend's 'FIFA 16' Tweet

This Woman Had The Perfect Response To Her Boyfriend's 'FIFA 16' Tweet

Ryan Barrell  29.09.2015
This, ladies, is how to deal with a boyfriend who chooses video games over you. Danni Bishopp showed her scathing response to the world...
Sensitive Content - The State of Racial Slurs on Twitter

Sensitive Content - The State of Racial Slurs on Twitter

Josh Smith  29.09.2015
Now, every social platform has its own internal universe of slang terms, in-jokes, unreadable acronyms and memes, and the rules of discourse...
Feminists Are Revolting Against The #NoHymenNoDiamond Facebook Page

Feminists Are Revolting Against The #NoHymenNoDiamond Facebook Page

Sophie Brown  28.09.2015
A Facebook page titled 'No Hymen No Diamond' has caused a social media storm, with thousands of people speaking out against the 'sickening'...
Hashtag Oldschool

Hashtag Oldschool

Olivia Tilley  26.09.2015
So there I was, sat at my laptop, (scrolling through Facebook, Instagram and Twitter rather than working) when 20 hashtags, three selfies...
JK Rowling Lifts The Lid On Plans For Harry Potter And The Cursed Child

JK Rowling Lifts The Lid On Plans For Harry Potter And The Cursed Child

Sophie Brown  25.09.2015
JK Rowling has taken to Twitter to announce that the much-anticipated Harry Potter play will be split into two parts due to the 'epic nature...
Facebook Goes Down For 10 Minutes. 60,000 People Tweet About It.

Facebook Goes Down For 10 Minutes. 60,000 People Tweet About It.

Sophie Brown  24.09.2015
Unless you've been living under a rock or actually have a life, you'll know that Facebook went down very briefly earlier. When the 'Sorry,...
Man Demands Police To Send Him Back To Iran As He Is 'Bored Of Manchester'

Man Demands Police To Send Him Back To Iran As He Is 'Bored Of Manchester'

Sophie Brown  23.09.2015
A man who claimed to have been living illegally in the UK for a decade presented himself to police on Monday and asked to be sent back...
Everyone Basically Just Used #AskBoris To Make Jokes About #PigGate

Everyone Basically Just Used #AskBoris To Make Jokes About #PigGate

Ryan Barrell  23.09.2015
It's that time again, when the Mayor of London and MP for Uxbridge sits down to answer questions posted on Twitter with the #AskBoris hashtag. And,...