New iOS Bug Lets Anyone Access Your Photos And Contacts (Update)

New iOS Bug Lets Anyone Access Your Photos And Contacts (Update)

Nitya Rajan  5.04.2016
Update: Apple has now fixed the bug. The newest version of Apple's iOS appears to house a rather dangerous bug that could give anyone access...
Two Scottish Libraries Have Been Having An Epic Twitter Spat

Two Scottish Libraries Have Been Having An Epic Twitter Spat

Ryan Barrell  5.04.2016
Two libraries in Scotland have been having a lengthy war of wits on Twitter, and some of their takedowns are absolutely brutal. Orkney...
Tom Daley Asked Twitter To Design A Cover Photo For Him And You See Where This Is Going

Tom Daley Asked Twitter To Design A Cover Photo For Him And You See Where This Is Going

Ryan Barrell  4.04.2016
Olympic "I'm a diver not a swimmer" Tom Daley has been drumming up a social media storm since April 1 after asking his followers to design...
8 Weird Rants From 'Angry' David Cameron

8 Weird Rants From 'Angry' David Cameron

Graeme Demianyk  4.04.2016
David Cameron has vented his fury at newspapers, accusing them of “setting each others’ hair on fire”. It prompted...
Glasgow's Cops Tried To Police The Internet And Now Everyone Is Roasting Them For It

Glasgow's Cops Tried To Police The Internet And Now Everyone Is Roasting Them For It

Chris York  1.04.2016
On Friday 1 April, Greater Glasgow Police tweeted out a a bit of advice for anyone using the internet this weekend... Think before you...
Where's the Out of Office Reply for My DMs?

Where's the Out of Office Reply for My DMs?

Samantha Rea  29.03.2016
Anyone who's a vague acquaintance, thinks they can fast-track a response by slipping in the back door of social media. To some extent,...
How To Make Your Tweets Accessible To Visually Impaired People

How To Make Your Tweets Accessible To Visually Impaired People

Nitya Rajan  29.03.2016
Twitter has unveiled a brilliant feature aimed to give visually impaired people better access to tweets.  In a blog post, Twitter...
Katie Hopkins: Head Recruiter for ISIS

Katie Hopkins: Head Recruiter for ISIS

Richard Fry  29.03.2016
Hopkins recently tweeted that all of us who welcomed refugees were responsible for the recent atrocity in Brussels. There is no irony...
Saudi Man Shields Veiled Wife With Headscarf AND Glass Partition And Everyone Has An Opinion

Saudi Man Shields Veiled Wife With Headscarf AND Glass Partition And Everyone Has An Opinion

Sara C Nelson  29.03.2016
A photograph, purportedly of a man sharing a meal with a woman assumed to be his wife in Saudi Arabia, has divided the internet. The image...
Britain First's Deputy Has Joined Twitter And She's Having An Absolute Nightmare

Britain First's Deputy Has Joined Twitter And She's Having An Absolute Nightmare

Chris York  28.03.2016
Britain First's deputy leader appears to have re-joined Twitter. @BritainFirst After the miscarriage of justice, I have decided to get...
Let's Not Be Too Quick to Judge the Twitterati's Reaction to Tragedy

Let's Not Be Too Quick to Judge the Twitterati's Reaction to Tragedy

Matt Hawkins  28.03.2016
No one who has changed their profile picture to feature a Belgian flag would imagine that their digital magic was going to bring down international...
Ricky Gervais Just Got Compared To Hitler By Microsoft's Chatbot

Ricky Gervais Just Got Compared To Hitler By Microsoft's Chatbot

Nitya Rajan  24.03.2016
Ricky Gervais has been compared with Hitler by an unlikely source on Twitter - Microsoft's chatbot, Tay. In an attempt to engage "millennials"...

Tweeting Islamophobia: From the #StopIslam to the Katie Hopkins Saga

Imran Awan  23.03.2016
You know something bad is going to happen when Katie Hopkins begins tweeting about Islam. This time her insults were directed at all 1.6...
This Guy Blamed A Muslim Woman For The Brussels Attacks On Twitter, And That Was A Bad Idea

This Guy Blamed A Muslim Woman For The Brussels Attacks On Twitter, And That Was A Bad Idea

Ryan Barrell  23.03.2016
Twitter user Matthew P. Doyle went unexpectedly viral on Wednesday morning after tweeting about an experience on the streets of Croydon...