Respect The Hashtag

Respect The Hashtag

Paul Blanchard  27.08.2017
Have you forgotten BlackBerry advertising #rimjobs? Or the good people of Chester literary festival inviting us all to join their #clitfest?...
Labour MP Sorry For 'Awful' Prostitution Twitter Gaffe

Labour MP Sorry For 'Awful' Prostitution Twitter Gaffe

George Bowden  27.08.2017
A Labour MP has apologised for a social media joke which sparked accusations that he was making light of prostitution. John Woodcock made...
Stephen King Gets Some Revenge On Donald Trump For Blocking Him On Twitter

Stephen King Gets Some Revenge On Donald Trump For Blocking Him On Twitter

Becky Barnes  25.08.2017
Horror master Stephen King was blocked on Twitter by President Donald Trump back in June.  Now King...
Ex-CIA Agent Is Trying To Buy Twitter To Stop Trump Starting Nuclear War

Ex-CIA Agent Is Trying To Buy Twitter To Stop Trump Starting Nuclear War

Steven Hopkins  24.08.2017
A former undercover CIA agent has so far raised over $35,000 in a bold attempt to purchase Twitter so she can stop Donald Trump...
Twitter's Most Hilarious Advice To GCSE Students On Results Day

Twitter's Most Hilarious Advice To GCSE Students On Results Day

Jasmin Gray  24.08.2017
GCSE results day is undoubtedly a stressful time. Whether you’re worrying about the new grading system, or how you’re going...
But It's Only A Facebook Post!

But It's Only A Facebook Post!

Lydia Bernsmeier-Rullow  23.08.2017
As a social media professional, and an ex-content editor for a major education website, I can't state enough the importance of spelling,...
Why Is Twitter Still Failing Women?

Why Is Twitter Still Failing Women?

Sam Smethers  22.08.2017
There are over 6,000 tweets per second. What kind of self-regulated reporting system is going to be able to deal with that? But deal with...
The Moon Just Blocked The Sun On Twitter And All Is Right With The World

The Moon Just Blocked The Sun On Twitter And All Is Right With The World

Thomas Tamblyn  21.08.2017
NASA’s coverage of the total solar eclipse has been, it’s fair to say, excellent.  The space agency however took...
Twitter Under Fire Over Misogynist, Racist Abuse

Twitter Under Fire Over Misogynist, Racist Abuse

Paul Waugh  21.08.2017
Twitter is “failing” women and minority ethnic communities by not doing enough to tackle misogynist and racist abuse...
Neo-Nazi March Organiser Appears To Say Something So Bad Other Neo-Nazis Disown Him

Neo-Nazi March Organiser Appears To Say Something So Bad Other Neo-Nazis Disown Him

Chris York  19.08.2017
UPDATE: Jason Kessler has admitted writing the offending tweet and blamed it on drink, drugs and stress. 1/2 I repudiate...
Striking The Balance Between Social Media And Real Life

Striking The Balance Between Social Media And Real Life

Shaz Memon  17.08.2017
That's the view of the social media nay-sayers, and of course, in many respects they're correct. But that's obviously not all that social...
We Know Donald Trump Is A Fascist - He Retweeted Me Saying So

We Know Donald Trump Is A Fascist - He Retweeted Me Saying So

Mike Holden  16.08.2017
Today my Twitter feed went nuts. I mean, it's Twitter, it's usually nuts, but not my feed. I have (had) few followers. I'm an IT consultant,...
This Twitter Account Is Exposing The White Nationalists At Charlottesville

This Twitter Account Is Exposing The White Nationalists At Charlottesville

Becky Barnes  16.08.2017
In the days since “alt-right” white supremacists descended on the town of Charlottesville, Virginia, for a white power rally,...
Donald Trump Just Retweeted Someone Who Called Him A Fascist

Donald Trump Just Retweeted Someone Who Called Him A Fascist

George Bowden  15.08.2017
Donald Trump’s Twitter game plunged new depths of bizarre on Tuesday, when the US president retweeted someone who called him...