Money for Nothing, and Your Tweets for Free

Money for Nothing, and Your Tweets for Free

23.06.2014
Saturday saw London as the first place in the UK to be the target of Californian millionaire Jason Buzi and his envelopes of 'Hidden Cash'....
CNN '747 Down Off Ireland' Tweet Backfires

CNN '747 Down Off Ireland' Tweet Backfires

Thomas Tamblyn  23.06.2014
CNN has come under heavy criticism after it tweeted a quote referencing a "747 down off Ireland's coast" in relation to a terrorist attack...
'Yo' Hits 1m Users... But Is The Craze Already Over?

'Yo' Hits 1m Users... But Is The Craze Already Over?

Thomas Tamblyn  23.06.2014
The almost inexplicable single-word messaging apo 'Yo' has reached one million users according to a post on the app's official Twitter...
'Sticks & Stones May Break My Bones But Taxpayers Will Always Fund Me'

'Sticks & Stones May Break My Bones But Taxpayers Will Always Fund Me'

Sara C Nelson  23.06.2014
UPDATE: Pregnant Josie Cunningham Wants NHS Help To Kick 20 Cigarettes A Day Habit A wannabe glamour model who sparked outrage by claiming...
ISIS Just Turned Social Media Into A Weapon Of Mass Destruction

ISIS Just Turned Social Media Into A Weapon Of Mass Destruction

Jessica Elgot  20.06.2014
We are living in the era of the most visceral, dangerous war photography in history, where the latest digital cameras, satellite phones...
The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

20.06.2014
We're not saying it was an odd week. But it was the week of high football drama: Just had to draw a rough sketch to satisfy myself that...
Extremist Groups Are Using Social Media Strategically

Extremist Groups Are Using Social Media Strategically

19.06.2014
In using social media efficiently, ISIS attracts sympathisers globally and maximises its amplification. Unlike previous terrorist organisations...
Five Things That Happen When You Take a Break From Your Mobile Phone

Five Things That Happen When You Take a Break From Your Mobile Phone

19.06.2014
Three weeks on - and thanks to a predictably complicated insurance policy - I find myself still without a mobile phone. The period of mourning...
Author Jeannette Winterson Trolled For Killing & Cooking Rabbit That Ate Her Herbs (PICTURES)

Author Jeannette Winterson Trolled For Killing & Cooking Rabbit That Ate Her Herbs (PICTURES)

Sara C Nelson  18.06.2014
Award-winning author Jeanette Winterson is facing a Twitter troll backlash after revealing she killed and ate the rabbit she caught nibbling...
This Is Why The Government Thinks It Can Snoop On You Online

This Is Why The Government Thinks It Can Snoop On You Online

Jack Sommers  17.06.2014
The government has highlighted the legal loophole that, it argues, allows Britain's security services to snoop on everything you say on...
WATCH: NBA Stars Read Out Mean Tweets (Video)

WATCH: NBA Stars Read Out Mean Tweets (Video)

17.06.2014
Professional athletes are no strangers to criticism, but in the age of Twitter they can cop it online at home, rather than straight from...
Hackney Bar Apologises For 'Hateful' Tweets About Stab Victim (PICS)

Hackney Bar Apologises For 'Hateful' Tweets About Stab Victim (PICS)

Asa Bennett  16.06.2014
A new Hackney bar has apologised for a string of tweets complaining about a stabbing victim coming to their restaurant for help were branded...
British Newspapers Have Absolutely Savaged Tony Blair On Iraq

British Newspapers Have Absolutely Savaged Tony Blair On Iraq

Jessica Elgot  16.06.2014
There was no hiding the strength of national feeling toward Tony Blair's skirting the blame for the current Iraq crisis. The Daily Mirror...
Ricky Gervais Had A Conversation With God On Twitter, And It Went Like This

Ricky Gervais Had A Conversation With God On Twitter, And It Went Like This

16.06.2014
It all began on Father's Day. In the red corner was Ricky Gervais - actor, comedian and atheist. In the blue corner was God. Or at least...