If You Don't Have Anything Nice to Say, Don't Say Anything at All

If You Don't Have Anything Nice to Say, Don't Say Anything at All

29.01.2014
I've already given away my best piece of advice in the title. I want to focus here on the behaviour of social media users but, in all fairness...

The Real Reason Those Sad Twitter Trolls John Nimmo and Isabella Sorley Were Sent To Jail

29.01.2014
To all those people saying, "This isn't a free speech case, they were simply jailed for making death threats!", I say: "Not so fast..."...
Kevin Healey's Anti Bullying Autism Awareness Documentary Launched on YouTube

Kevin Healey's Anti Bullying Autism Awareness Documentary Launched on YouTube

29.01.2014
The documentary itself is a short film which is hard hitting, powerful and emotional. It features celebrities who talk about their own...
I'm Running for President of Twitter

I'm Running for President of Twitter

29.01.2014
You heard me. This is neither joke nor jape, neither jest nor jibe. This is real, dammit, as real as the fingers on my hands, as real as...
Missing Student Tweeted About Being 'Stalked By Creepy Man'

Missing Student Tweeted About Being 'Stalked By Creepy Man'

Lucy Sherriff  28.01.2014
A student has been missing for five days tweeted about being stalked by a "creepy man", who followed her and a friend to a pub shortly...
How Twitter Makes You Fitter

How Twitter Makes You Fitter

27.01.2014
What about using your Twitter feed as fitness motivation and inspiration rather than just a stream of celebrity gossip, sports results...
Texts and Tension: How Social Media Fuels Family Feuds

Texts and Tension: How Social Media Fuels Family Feuds

27.01.2014
One of the regular themes of divorces which I have handled over the years is communication. Spouses either seem to talk to little or too...

Social Sharing: Our Shifting Preferences

27.01.2014
Social sharing has changed drastically over the past year. We, as consumers, no longer exercise a one dimensional approach to social content...
Football Fans Fooled By Fake Tweets From 16-Year-Old

Football Fans Fooled By Fake Tweets From 16-Year-Old

25.01.2014
You might recognise the man above as Samuel Rhodes. The twitter football pundit who predicted that Chelsea would sack their manager Roberto...
Feminist Twitter Trolls Sentenced

Feminist Twitter Trolls Sentenced

24.01.2014
Two people who subjected feminist Caroline Criado-Perez to abuse on Twitter have been handed jail sentences. Isabella Sorley, 23, was...
The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

24.01.2014
Quick news quiz question: who, this week, was arrested for DUI and drag racing? Was it a) Justin Bieber or b) the Director of Operations...
Tractors, Trolls and What a 1950's Philosopher Says About Twitter

Tractors, Trolls and What a 1950's Philosopher Says About Twitter

24.01.2014
There is rarely anything new under the sun. It's useful to remember this when there is great furore over new technologies and the effects...
Vine Is One: Here Are Our 12 Favourites From The Last 12 Months

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

24.01.2014
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...
Man Charged With Sending Threatening Messages To MP Stella Creasy Charged

Man Charged With Sending Threatening Messages To MP Stella Creasy Charged

Paul Vale  23.01.2014
A man accused of sending threatening messages to MP Stella Creasy has been charged, according to prosecutors. Peter Nunn, a 33-year-old...