Masculinity In The Digital Age

Masculinity In The Digital Age

Lana McDonagh  10.11.2016
A redefinition is in order. It is time we finally addressed these issues, looked after the mental health of future generations of young...
Trump Won Because Political Communicators Failed

Trump Won Because Political Communicators Failed

Paul Blanchard  9.11.2016
I'm in New York and Donald J Trump has just won the presidential race. To say people in this city are surprised is a typical British understatement....
The 10 Best Student Twitter Responses To Donald Trump Becoming President

The 10 Best Student Twitter Responses To Donald Trump Becoming President

Jasmin Gray  9.11.2016
Few of us truly believed we would ever see Trump in the White House.  But while some students have taken to the streets to protest...
17 Hilarious Tweets That Perfectly Sum Up The Absurdity Of Student Life

17 Hilarious Tweets That Perfectly Sum Up The Absurdity Of Student Life

Jasmin Gray  4.11.2016
1. Scurvy is a legitimate worry.  I just realised the only veg I've eaten in about two weeks was a piece of lettuce in my burger...
People Are Sad Because Costa Ditched A Festive Favourite From Its Christmas Drinks Menu

People Are Sad Because Costa Ditched A Festive Favourite From Its Christmas Drinks Menu

Natasha Hinde  4.11.2016
Costa has released its new Christmas drinks menu and the much-loved white hot chocolate didn’t make the cut. As a result, the internet...
The Tyranny Of Terrorists On Twitter

The Tyranny Of Terrorists On Twitter

Alicia Kearns  2.11.2016
Our preoccupation with social media companies is fogging our vision and preventing us from seeing the wider picture, making society feel...
Sky News Political Editor Shuts Down Racist With Hilarious Tweet

Sky News Political Editor Shuts Down Racist With Hilarious Tweet

Graeme Demianyk  30.10.2016
Sky News’s Political Editor, Faisal Islam, has spoken before about how he received some “incredibly nasty” messages after...
Twitter Set To Close Video App Vine

Twitter Set To Close Video App Vine

Oscar Williams  27.10.2016
Twitter has announced it’s to axe its video-sharing service Vine. The social networking site hasn’t given a reason...
The Reason Twitter Is Cutting Nearly A Tenth Of Its Staff

The Reason Twitter Is Cutting Nearly A Tenth Of Its Staff

Oscar Williams  27.10.2016
Twitter is to cut 9% of its workforce - 350 jobs - after a turbulent few months. In the last quarter, revenue growth slowed by...
11 Devastating Responses To Michael Gove's New Brexit Job

11 Devastating Responses To Michael Gove's New Brexit Job

Chris York  27.10.2016
Michael Gove is back! The former justice secretary, last seen in a special Brexit production of Julius Caesar, has been given a prominent...
Are We Facing The Death Of The Mainstream UK Press?

Are We Facing The Death Of The Mainstream UK Press?

Paul Blanchard  26.10.2016
The other week I interviewed an old friend, Stig Abell, Editor of the Times Literary Supplement and LBC radio host, for my Media Focus...
Oil Or Paint Is The New #TheDress And No One Can.... Oh You Know The Score

Oil Or Paint Is The New #TheDress And No One Can.... Oh You Know The Score

Chris York  26.10.2016
Another week, another contender for ‘The new #TheDress’. This week’s offering doing the social media rounds like a rabbit...
How Do We Open Up The Social Media Echo Chamber Without Letting The Trolls In?

How Do We Open Up The Social Media Echo Chamber Without Letting The Trolls In?

Philip Ellis  24.10.2016
Obviously, however networks choose to approach the echo chamber, be it through creating neutral spaces for debate or using AI to play matchmaker...
It's Not Just You, The Internet Really Is Becoming More Unreadable

It's Not Just You, The Internet Really Is Becoming More Unreadable

Oscar Williams  24.10.2016
If you find yourself squinting when you read tweets, news stories and search results, you’re not alone. Kevin Marks, a software engineer,...