'Cheesegate' and Why Brands Need a Newsroom Culture

'Cheesegate' and Why Brands Need a Newsroom Culture

10.06.2014
The addition of a newsroom culture - in whatever forms that takes, whether through a content agency or hiring journalists - brings many...
First Vine Posted From Space (VIDEO)

First Vine Posted From Space (VIDEO)

Thomas Tamblyn  9.06.2014
Reid Wiseman is at it again. Since posting that amazing picture of a dice hanging in space the astronaut has been busy snapping his way...
World Cup Reporters Send Most Self-Congratulatory And Smug Tweets Imaginable

World Cup Reporters Send Most Self-Congratulatory And Smug Tweets Imaginable

Paul Vale  9.06.2014
There's only one thing worse than a journalist. That's a smug journalist. Yet despite the high level of self-regard that is commonplace...
Is Social Media Making Us Unhappy?

Is Social Media Making Us Unhappy?

9.06.2014
The tech boom has revolutionised how we live our lives in countless ways, one of which being that we're constantly plugged in to the internet...

Is It Possible to be Objective Covering Massacres?

9.06.2014
The historian Howard Zinn observed: "You can't be neutral on a moving train". If we listen to two different reporters covering the same...
Labour MP's Wife Posts Revealing Selfies On Twitter

Labour MP's Wife Posts Revealing Selfies On Twitter

Paul Vale  8.06.2014
The wife of a Labour MP has seen an uplift in her Twitter following after posting a series of saucy selfies to the micro-blogging site....
Now It's Your Turn To Follow The CIA...

Now It's Your Turn To Follow The CIA...

7.06.2014
The Central Intelligence Agency has launched a Twitter account, and it's really... humorous? We can neither confirm nor deny that this...
Guy Breaks Up With GF Using Memes, Tweets It

Guy Breaks Up With GF Using Memes, Tweets It

Thomas Tamblyn  6.06.2014
Kane Zipperman is either a very funny man, or a very funny man who has just genuinely broken up with his cheating ex girlfriend and then...

Google Adds Live Tweets To Disaster Alert Feature

Thomas Tamblyn  6.06.2014
Despite being at loggerheads most of the time, Google and Twitter have agreed to hold hands when it comes to Google's Crisis Response service...
The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

6.06.2014
If you're wondering why King Juan Carlos's abdication was such big news this week, it's worth noting that it was also the week that the...
Amazon Will Unveil Its First Phone In June

Amazon Will Unveil Its First Phone In June

Thomas Tamblyn  5.06.2014
The Amazon Phone is real. In fact Amazon knows you know it's real which is why its just released a teaser trailer on YouTube revealing...
US Secret Service Buying 'Sarcasm Detector'

US Secret Service Buying 'Sarcasm Detector'

Thomas Tamblyn  4.06.2014
The Secret Service have a new remit, they'll be protecting the President against the potentially deadly effects of sarcasm. Thankfully...
This Twitter Account Has Been Tweeting Every Word In The English Language - And It's About To Come To An End

This Twitter Account Has Been Tweeting Every Word In The English Language - And It's About To Come To An End

4.06.2014
And it's due to reach the end this weekend. Yes, ever since November 2007, the Twitter account @everyword has been doing what it says...
Fed Up Of Clickbait Headlines? Follow This Twitter Account

Fed Up Of Clickbait Headlines? Follow This Twitter Account

3.06.2014
Watch out, journalists who create clickbait headlines - the Twitter account Saved You A Click ("Don't click on that. I already did.") is...