Extremist Groups Are Using Social Media Strategically

Extremist Groups Are Using Social Media Strategically

19.06.2014
In using social media efficiently, ISIS attracts sympathisers globally and maximises its amplification. Unlike previous terrorist organisations...
Five Things That Happen When You Take a Break From Your Mobile Phone

Five Things That Happen When You Take a Break From Your Mobile Phone

19.06.2014
Three weeks on - and thanks to a predictably complicated insurance policy - I find myself still without a mobile phone. The period of mourning...
Author Jeannette Winterson Trolled For Killing & Cooking Rabbit That Ate Her Herbs (PICTURES)

Author Jeannette Winterson Trolled For Killing & Cooking Rabbit That Ate Her Herbs (PICTURES)

Sara C Nelson  18.06.2014
Award-winning author Jeanette Winterson is facing a Twitter troll backlash after revealing she killed and ate the rabbit she caught nibbling...
This Is Why The Government Thinks It Can Snoop On You Online

This Is Why The Government Thinks It Can Snoop On You Online

Jack Sommers  17.06.2014
The government has highlighted the legal loophole that, it argues, allows Britain's security services to snoop on everything you say on...
WATCH: NBA Stars Read Out Mean Tweets (Video)

WATCH: NBA Stars Read Out Mean Tweets (Video)

17.06.2014
Professional athletes are no strangers to criticism, but in the age of Twitter they can cop it online at home, rather than straight from...
Hackney Bar Apologises For 'Hateful' Tweets About Stab Victim (PICS)

Hackney Bar Apologises For 'Hateful' Tweets About Stab Victim (PICS)

Asa Bennett  16.06.2014
A new Hackney bar has apologised for a string of tweets complaining about a stabbing victim coming to their restaurant for help were branded...
British Newspapers Have Absolutely Savaged Tony Blair On Iraq

British Newspapers Have Absolutely Savaged Tony Blair On Iraq

Jessica Elgot  16.06.2014
There was no hiding the strength of national feeling toward Tony Blair's skirting the blame for the current Iraq crisis. The Daily Mirror...
Ricky Gervais Had A Conversation With God On Twitter, And It Went Like This

Ricky Gervais Had A Conversation With God On Twitter, And It Went Like This

16.06.2014
It all began on Father's Day. In the red corner was Ricky Gervais - actor, comedian and atheist. In the blue corner was God. Or at least...
The Funniest Twitter Smackdowns Of Tony Blair

The Funniest Twitter Smackdowns Of Tony Blair

16.06.2014
Not just in general, of course - that would take forever to round up - but the funniest tweets in relation to the former Prime Minister's...
Why We Need to Admit Social Media Isn't Making Us Happy

Why We Need to Admit Social Media Isn't Making Us Happy

16.06.2014
I think all this social media is making us sad. For two reasons: firstly you cannot escape being connected to the world. Have you ever...
This Might Be The Cutest Tweet Ever From A Labour MP (Yes, Really)

This Might Be The Cutest Tweet Ever From A Labour MP (Yes, Really)

Jessica Elgot  13.06.2014
This week has been full of war in Iraq, Russian tanks in Ukraine and Theresa May hellbent on making sure you can't go on holiday. But...
Dress That Goes See-Through When You Tweet

Dress That Goes See-Through When You Tweet

Thomas Tamblyn  12.06.2014
This dress may make you think twice before sending that tweet of your lunch as the more you share online the more it becomes transparent. The...
The Best Of #WorldCupMovies

The Best Of #WorldCupMovies

12.06.2014
The World Cup has kicked off! Quite literally! And the good folk of Twitter have been celebrating with, naturally, a hashtag game (which...
#FreeTheNipple Indeed! Facebook Lifts Ban On Breastfeeding Photos

#FreeTheNipple Indeed! Facebook Lifts Ban On Breastfeeding Photos

Sara C Nelson  11.06.2014
Facebook has quietly relaxed its ban on photographs which reveal the nipple or nipples of breastfeeding mothers, The Huffington Post UK...