UPDATE: There Are NOT 23 Million Robots On Twitter

UPDATE: There Are NOT 23 Million Robots On Twitter

12.08.2014
UPDATE: This story originally reported that up to 23 million Twitter accounts were robots -- or automatic posters. But a revised look...
19 People Who Think Robbie Williams Is Dead

19 People Who Think Robbie Williams Is Dead

12.08.2014
The world woke up this morning to the incredibly sad news that actor and comedian Robin Williams had passed away. Well, most of the world...
How Twitter Has Changed Warfare Forever

How Twitter Has Changed Warfare Forever

12.08.2014
It is clear that social media is now an indispensable part of the toolkit for anyone involved in modern conflict, but it also seems likely...
Why #NoToFeminism Is The Best Thing On Twitter Right Now

Why #NoToFeminism Is The Best Thing On Twitter Right Now

Rachel Moss  11.08.2014
When Women Against Feminism (WAF) bombarded our Facebook news feeds last month we were a little confused. Why on earth would women be...
Quite Possibly The Worst/Most Honest Delivery Ever

Quite Possibly The Worst/Most Honest Delivery Ever

11.08.2014
Full marks for honesty, zilch for technique. This was the sight that greeted Benjamin Ward upon returning home over the weekend - a parcel...
Paddy Power Live Tweets Man's Doomed Attempt To Woo Girl

Paddy Power Live Tweets Man's Doomed Attempt To Woo Girl

11.08.2014
Over the weekend, the early stages of what promised to be a glorious love affair was played out in front of thousands of people on Twitter. Only...
What Caused The Daily Telegraph To Change This Front Page Headline

What Caused The Daily Telegraph To Change This Front Page Headline

Louise Ridley  8.08.2014
The Daily Telegraph was forced to quickly change its main front page headline between editions last night after an unfortunate picture...
The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

7.08.2014
It was the week of the Scottish independence debate - viewed by 1.2m people in Scotland and nobody anywhere else because STV's online player...
One % Practice, 99 % Facebook

One % Practice, 99 % Facebook

7.08.2014
It seems we are no longer assessing our self-development by self-inquiry but by the amount of blue thumbs up we get on our status update....
The Pope Says Smartphones Are 'Futile'

The Pope Says Smartphones Are 'Futile'

Huffington Post UK  7.08.2014
The Pope has issued a warning to young people that they're wasting 'too many hours on futile things' like smartphones, daytime TV and the...
'I Stand By My Work' Says Indian 'Bus Rape' Photographer

'I Stand By My Work' Says Indian 'Bus Rape' Photographer

Louise Ridley  6.08.2014
An Indian photographer who released a fashion shoot echoing the 2012 gang rape and murder of a young woman on a bus has defended his work,...
The Good And Bad (Mostly Bad) Reaction To BoJo's MP Bid

The Good And Bad (Mostly Bad) Reaction To BoJo's MP Bid

6.08.2014
In news that surprised approximately no one, Boris Johnson announced on Wednesday that he intends to stand as an MP in 2015. The news...
The Funniest Tweets From The Scottish Independence TV Debate

The Funniest Tweets From The Scottish Independence TV Debate

5.08.2014
So it's all over - the long-awaited Scottish Independence TV debate drew to a close with both sides claiming their man had performed the...
10 People REALLY Pissed Off With The #IndyRef Debate (Contains Swearing)

10 People REALLY Pissed Off With The #IndyRef Debate (Contains Swearing)

5.08.2014
It was the long-awaited Scottish Independence TV debate on Tuesday night between Alistair Darling and Alex Salmond. Tempers were always...