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Culture

post ‘game of thrones’, maisie williams turns app developer to create an online safe space for creatives

A girl has no follower count.
Roisin Lanigan
a day ago
News

the government has been discussing banning instagram

The Health Secretary said social media sites that fail to remove harmful material relating to self-harm and suicide could face serious sanctions.
Roisin Lanigan
1.29.19
News

facebook denies using the 10 year challenge to improve their facial recognition software

Bet you still used this as an excuse not to share that awful 2009 throwback though.
Roisin Lanigan
1.21.19
News

excessive social media use is like drug addiction, says new study

Scrolling through Instagram for hours could have a worse effect on your brain than you might think.
Roisin Lanigan
1.11.19
Culture

even instagram knows it's bad for your mental health

Instagram and Facebook are rolling out tracking tools to tell you how much time you've wasted online.
Hannah Ongley
8.2.18
Culture

why doesn't facebook want me to have a casual hookup?

Zuckerboi has stressed that Facebook's new dating app, which is still in the late development stages, will aim to facilitate “real long-term relationships -- not just hook-ups”.
Sophie Peacock
5.4.18
News

all the ways mark zuckerberg and his facebook updates had us shook this week

Just let us watch our dog videos in peace, Mark.
Roisin Lanigan
5.2.18
News

the study that cambridge analytica based their model on has a terrifyingly accurate personality analysis for you

Use your harvested data to do a cute personality test!
Georgie Wright
3.22.18
Fashion

what the facebook/cambridge analytica whistleblower's style says about him

How much is the story helped along by Christopher Wylie looking less like the IRL hackers we’ve got to know, and more like the hacker we’ve been sold in films and TV? And can we unravel what his look might say about his intentions?
Sophie Wilkinson
3.22.18
Think Pieces

this is how to #deletefacebook and live without it, for good

With ex-tech-evangelists telling us to quit social media for our mental health, and an alleged major data breach that handed user data over to the alt-right, you might want to quit the app. Here’s how.
Charlotte Gush
3.21.18
Opinion

this fashion trend forecaster taught the alt-right how to undermine democracy

How a "data nerd who came in from the cold" used fashion's ‘ugly’ fetish to make Donald Trump a palatable President.
Charlotte Gush
3.20.18
News

researchers have discovered which social media platform is the worst for your mental health

It’s official, Instagram is making you feel terrible.
Wendy Syfret
5.22.17
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