'We Can't Stop Them' Says Islamic State's Fave Social Network

'We Can't Stop Them' Says Islamic State's Fave Social Network

21.08.2014
A social network used by Islamic State militants said it cannot stop the spread of graphic material on its servers -- for the simple reason...
Dear Richard Dawkins, You Are Wrong

Dear Richard Dawkins, You Are Wrong

21.08.2014
Hold your horses just one moment Mr Dawkins. I think perhaps you are confusing non-essentialist, humanist thinking with a loss of humanity...
Surgical Selfies: A Tasteless Symbol of a Modern Era?

Surgical Selfies: A Tasteless Symbol of a Modern Era?

21.08.2014
So pervasive is the selfie trend, that it seems that nothing is sacred - not even patients undergoing surgery. Recently, a photograph was...
Did Twitter Just Ruin Itself?

Did Twitter Just Ruin Itself?

20.08.2014
Tweets from accounts that you do not follow will now appear in your Twitter timeline, the social network has confirmed. The new feature...
Putting Time On Ice

Putting Time On Ice

20.08.2014
And yet, is the accelerated spinning of the hands of an iconic clock really all that far removed from what is happening around us, every...
Twitter To Suspend Accounts Posting Graphic Beheading Images

Twitter To Suspend Accounts Posting Graphic Beheading Images

20.08.2014
Twitter has announced it will actively remove graphic images of the beheading of American journalist James Foley by IS militants. The...
Hey Amnesty - Suck It!

Hey Amnesty - Suck It!

Paul Vale  19.08.2014
The Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), that august foreign policy think-tank based in Washington, tweeted out a less-than-lettered...
The Hashtag #makeuptransformation Might Just Be Our New Favourite Thing On The Internet

The Hashtag #makeuptransformation Might Just Be Our New Favourite Thing On The Internet

19.08.2014
If you want to amuse yourself for a few, ooh, days, then we highly recommend checking out the hashtag #makeuptransformation on Twitter...
Racism, Racy Images And Other Police Social Media Gaffes

Racism, Racy Images And Other Police Social Media Gaffes

19.08.2014
Police officers and civilians made racist and threatening comments on Facebook and Twitter, sent friend requests to victims of crime and...
Louise Mensch's Latest Twitter Gaffe Is Her Best Yet

Louise Mensch's Latest Twitter Gaffe Is Her Best Yet

18.08.2014
Former Conservative MP Louise Mensch is fast building a reputation for a limited nuance in religious affairs after getting into a muddle...
Now, This Is How You Live Tweet Breaking News...

Now, This Is How You Live Tweet Breaking News...

Louise Ridley  18.08.2014
Take a lesson in tweeting social movements from one of Twitter's co-founders, Jack Dorsey, who has headed back to his hometown of St Louis...
Did Beefy Post His Middle Stump On Twitter?

Did Beefy Post His Middle Stump On Twitter?

18.08.2014
Sir Ian Botham possibly got a bit too excited by England's Test revival when a picture of a man's penis was posted from his Twitter account. "What...
#FreeGaza Protest At Tesco Sees Arrest As Stock Is Hurled To The Ground

#FreeGaza Protest At Tesco Sees Arrest As Stock Is Hurled To The Ground

18.08.2014
A man has been arrested during a Free Gaza protest in a Tesco store. According to West Midlands Police up to 100 protesters took part...
Iranian President's Tweet Has Made History

Iranian President's Tweet Has Made History

Louise Ridley  14.08.2014
Iranian president Hassan Rouhani has made history by tweeting this image of an award-winning Iranian-born mathematician with her hair "uncovered"...