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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Pro-Palestine group mock Radiohead by reworking lyrics to 'Creep'

Pro-Palestine group mock Radiohead by reworking lyrics to 'Creep'

Pro-Palestine group mock Radiohead by reworking lyrics to 'Creep'

Radiohead have a long history of performing in Israel, and the video appears to mock their upcoming performance in Tel Aviv

WATCH: Yorkshire rugby fans perform their own haka in New Zealand

WATCH: Yorkshire rugby fans perform their own haka in New Zealand

WATCH: Yorkshire rugby fans perform their own haka in New Zealand

Supporters of the Lions started the performance in a busy street as many looked on

Friday, July 14, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

Rhodri Colwyn Philipps: The racist aristocrat for whom Gina Miller scandal is nothing new

Rhodri Colwyn Philipps: The racist aristocrat for whom Gina Miller scandal is nothing new

Gina Miller scandal is nothing new for racist aristocrat Rhodri Colwyn Philipps

Aristocrat Rhodri Colwyn Philipps has been jailed for writing a Facebook post calling for Gina Miller to be run over - but it's just another addition to his depressing rap sheet

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Nude women interrupt Woody Allen's recital in Hamburg, calling him a paedophile

Topless feminists attack Woody Allen's recital in Hamburg and launch paedophile allegations

Nude women interrupt Woody Allen recital and hurl paedophile accusations at him

The American actor and musician had been in Germany to perform a Woody Allen and New Orleans Jazz Band concert

Swedish police chief says she feels 'great shame' as she criticises asylum policy in viral Facebook post

Swedish police chief says she feels 'great shame' as she criticises asylum policy in viral Facebook post

Swedish police chief criticises asylum policy in viral Facebook post

Alvsborg police chief Lena Matthijs felt she had to speak out after seeing a girl in tears about being deported

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Gina Miller says she felt  violated by aristocrat who 'called for her to be run over'

Gina Miller says she felt violated by aristocrat who 'called for her to be run over'

Gina Miller says she felt violated by aristocrat 'who called for her injury'

The Fourth Viscount St Davids, Rhodri Colwyn Philipps, allegedly offered a bounty for anyone who would run over the 'bloody troublesome immigrant'

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Inside Jeremy Corbyn’s social media miracle

Inside Jeremy Corbyn’s social media miracle

Corbyn's team pioneered a truly revolutionary approach to social media. And, sorry Tories, it can't be copied

James Murray 'Murr' on Impractical Jokers and The Tenderloins tour

James 'Murr' Murray on Impractical Jokers and The Tenderloins tour

James 'Murr' Murray on Impractical Jokers and The Tenderloins tour

The star of the American hidden camera show swung by the studio to chat to our host

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Video of 15-year-old girl being raped uploaded to Facebook

Video of 15-year-old girl being raped uploaded to Facebook

Video of 15-year-old girl being raped uploaded to Facebook

A 15-year-old girl was raped in a hotel room after talking to a man on Facebook and being convinced to meet him

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Grenfell Tower: holidays and trips organised for victims and emergency service workers

Grenfell Tower: Holidays and trips organised for victims and emergency service workers

Grenfell Tower: Holidays and trips organised for victims and emergency services

Two friends from Ilfracombe campaigned on Facebook for people to donate holidays to those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Man carrying three machetes on London bus arrested by armed police

Man carrying three machetes on London bus arrested by armed police

Man carrying three machetes on London bus arrested by armed police

The incident is not believed to be related to terrorism

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Into the 'rainbow village' - Indonesia hamlet becomes tourist sensation

Into the 'rainbow village' - Indonesia hamlet becomes tourist sensation

Into the 'rainbow village' - Indonesia hamlet becomes tourist sensation

The Wonosari neighbourhood in the city of Semarang has been made over into a vision of colour

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

'Facebook is trying to draw lines which can't be drawn without context', says Open Rights Group

'Facebook story will just lead to more government regulation', says RT director

'Facebook story will just lead to more government regulation', says RT director

The Guardian has revealed Facebook's internal rulebook on censoring content

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

Drunk driver caught after car automatically calls police after crash

Drunk driver caught after car calls police

Drunk driver caught after car calls police

The incident happened in County Antrim in Northern Ireland

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Man blames car crash on spider above his head

Man blames car crash on spider sitting above his head

Man blames car crash on spider sitting above his head

A man claims he drove his car into a ditch because he saw a spider sitting on the sun visor above his head

Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

Facebook says fake profiles were created to influence US election

Facebook says fake news was posted to influence US election

Facebook admits fake news was posted to influence US election

Facebook has released a report which discusses how foreign governments use the platform

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Indian doctors treating world's heaviest woman resign in protest over lying allegations

Indian doctors treating world's heaviest woman resign in protest over lying allegations

Doctors treating world's heaviest woman quit in protest over lying allegations

Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty's family say the doctors took credit for helping her achieve a weight loss she supposedly hasn't achieved

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Mother used fake Facebook account to post extremist propaganda, court hears

Mother used fake Facebook account to post extremist propaganda, court hears

Mother used fake Facebook account to post extremist propaganda, court hears

The woman is also accused of sending money to bank accounts knowing that it may be used for terrorism

Wife of the man who killed their child and himself not angry at Facebook over live video

Wife of man who streamed their baby's murder on Facebook Live says she's not angry with social media site

Wife of man who killed their child and himself not angry at Facebook over video

Chiranut Trairat's husband, Wuttisan Wongtalay, killed their 11-month old baby daughter and himself on a live stream on the network

Reports claim Twitter has blocked the Government from potential counter-terror sources

Twitter blocks Government anti-terror spies - reports

Twitter blocks Government anti-terror spies - reports

The Daily Telegraph is claiming the social network has blocked the Government from accessing terrorism-related information

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Thai man kills his baby and himself during a Facebook Live stream

Thai man kills his baby and himself during a Facebook Live stream

Thai man kills his baby and himself during a Facebook live stream

Facebook sent condolences to the family for the incident and removed the content after it went viral on the network

Wikitribune - the plan and theory for Jimmy Wales's outlet to combat fake news

Wikitribune: How Jimmy Wales plans to take the fight to fake news

Wikitribune: How Jimmy Wales plans to take the fight to fake news

The American entrepreneur's initiative to fight fake news has been officially launched with a crowdfunding intiative

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

BREAKING: Cleveland Facebook killer Steve Stephens found dead in car

Cleveland Facebook killer Steve Stephens found dead in car

Stephens reportedly killed himself in Ford Focus

Killing in Cleveland prompts Facebook review of video content

Cleveland granddad murder video prompts Facebook content review

Cleveland granddad murder video prompts Facebook content review

Steve Stephens filmed the moment he shot dead 74-year-old Robert Godwin in Ohio and posted the video to Facebook

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Borussia Dortmund to resume play after bus explosions

Borussia Dortmund to resume Monaco Champions League tie this afternoon after bus explosions

Borussia Dortmund to resume Champions League tie this afternoon after bus blast

One player was taken to hospital with injuries after the team bus was caught up in three explosions

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Ken Livingstone Hitler Zionism row: Was the Labour Party's choice not to expel the former London Mayor the right decision?

Ken Livingstone Hitler Zionism row: Was Labour's non-expulsion the right decision?

Was Labour's choice not to expel the Ken Livingstone the right decision?

The former London Mayor narrowly avoided expulsion from the party, one year after his comments sparked one of the worst political storms to affect Labour in decades

Monday, March 27, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

'Amber Rudd doesn't seem to understand risks of opening up encryption', says tech specialist Tom Cheesewright

Whatsapp Terror Row: 'Amber Rudd doesn't seem to realise risk of opening up encryption'

'Amber Rudd doesn't seem to realise risk of opening up encryption'

Tech specialist Tom Cheesewright spoke to James Max about the risks the Home Secretary is creating if security services are able to bypass WhatsApp encryption

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Facebook introduces new 'fake news' fact checker

Facebook introduces new 'fake news' fact checker

Facebook introduces new 'fake news' fact checker

The new feature will flag up disputed content to users

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Walmart responds to viral video of two men riding horses in Houston store

Walmart responds to viral video of two men riding horses in Houston store

Walmart responds to viral video of two men riding horses in Houston store

The American retail corporation 'in no way' condoned the stunt which saw two men on horses ride into the store

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Thief found by police after he gets stuck in jewellery shop window

Thief found by police after getting stuck in jewellery shop window

Thief found by police after getting stuck in jewellery shop window

Police shared a photo online of a man who made a hole in a window in order to escape from a jewellery shop, however found out too late that his hips would not fit through

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Female bodybuilder apologises after body shaming woman in gym

Female bodybuilder apologises for fat-shaming woman in London gym

Female bodybuilder apologises for fat-shaming woman in London gym

Diana Andrews uploaded images to Snapchat claiming another woman in a gym had 'love handles' and would be ordering burgers to eat later

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Child pornography: 'Facebook has lost the plot, websites need independent supervision', says UK Council on Child Internet Safety

'Facebook has lost the plot' on child pornography, says UK Council on Child Internet Safety

Child pornography: 'Websites can't be trusted, they need supervision'

Chairman of the Commons media committee Damian Collins has criticised Facebook for the handling of reports about sexualised child images on the website

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

#LetLiz Speak - Supports grows for Elizabeth Warren after Senate silencing

#LetLiz Speak - Supports grows for Elizabeth Warren after Senate silencing

#LetLiz Speak - Supports grows for Elizabeth Warren after Senate silencing

The senator from Massachusetts was declined the floor in the debate around the nomination of Jeff Sessions, and Twitter support for her is growing

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Facebook 'takes two weeks' to remove 12-year-old girl's suicide video

Facebook 'takes two weeks to remove 12-year-old girl's suicide video'

Facebook 'takes two weeks to remove 12-year-old girl's suicide video'

A 12-year-old girl live-streamed her suicide online, however reports claim it took Facebook two weeks to remove the video from their site

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

Facebook: Network to roll out 'fake news tool' in Germany

Facebook: Network to roll out 'fake news tool' in Germany

Facebook: Network to roll out 'fake news tool' in Germany

The tool will help users to flag up fabricated news stories

Monday, January 9, 2017

Monday, January 9, 2017

Hayden Cross: 'People need to accept nature is varied', says charity trustee

At least one in 100 Britons are potentially transgender, charity trustee tells Julia

'At least one in 100 Britons are potentially transgender'

Bernard Reed, who serves as trustee for the Gender Identity Research and Education Society, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the young man from Gloucester who is four months pregnant

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Families of Pulse nightclub victims sue Google, Facebook and Twitter over Isis propaganda

Pulse nightclub families sue Google, Facebook and Twitter for inspiring Omar Mateen with Isis propaganda

Families of Pulse nightclub victims sue Google, Facebook and Twitter

Three families of victims of the Pulse nightclub massacre have launched a lawsuit against Google, Facebook and Twitter, over the spread of Isis propaganda

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Women speaks out after cruel meme circulates on the internet

Woman suffering rare disease speaks out after being ridiculed by internet meme

Woman suffering rare disease speaks out after being ridiculed by internet meme

Lizzie Velásquez, a motivational speaker born with a rare disease which stops her from maintaining body fat, spoke out after finding a hurtful image on the web

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Facebook launches live 360 degree videos

Facebook launches live 360-degree videos

Facebook launches live 360-degree videos

Facebook is set to improve its live broadcasting feature by adding the option to stream 360-degree videos live. The first video will be published by National Geographic

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Monday, October 24, 2016

Monday, October 24, 2016

Two teenage girls arrested in New York over Facebook viral attack video

Facebook fight video: Two teenage girls arrested in New York for attack on 62-year-old man

Two teenage girls arrested in New York for attack on Facebook attack video

Footage filmed on a mobile phone showed a group of teenagers involved in a confrontation with a 62-year-old man in Syracuse

Monday, October 17, 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016

Twitter users troll Azaelia Banks after Russell Crowe clash

Twitter users troll Azealia Banks after Russell Crowe clash

Twitter users troll Azealia Banks after Russell Crowe clash

The rapper and the actor reportedly clashed at a party Crowe was holding in Beverly Hills

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Justin Bieber and Amy Schumer the most dangerous online searches

Amy Schumer, Justin Bieber and Miley Cyrus: The most dangerous online searches revealed

Amy Schumer and Justin Bieber top list of most dangerous web searches

Searching for your favourite celebrity could land you with a computer virus, new research shows

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg donation: 'There will always be new diseases', says biologist

'Mark Zuckerberg will fail in his disease crusade - he can't beat nature'

'Zuckerberg's disease crusade will fail - there'll always be new ones to fight'

Evolutionary biologist Simon Watt explains why the Facebook founder won't achieve his aims

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan to donate $3bn to cure disease

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg donating $3bn to rid the world of disease

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg donating $3bn to rid the world of disease

The founder of Facebook and his wife Priscilla Chan will invest in research conducted by the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative to eliminate disease

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Clowns lurking in woods spark child abduction fears in Georgia

Clowns lurking in woods spark child abduction fears in Georgia

Officers in the city of LaFrange claim several people have reported clowns roaming around trying to talk to children

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Friday, June 3, 2016

Friday, June 3, 2016

A researcher from the University of California in Los Angeles has explained the results of her study and 'reward circuitry' on talkRADIO.

Winning money, eating chocolate… using Facebook - research discovers why 'likes' matter to online teens

Winning money, eating chocolate… using Facebook - why 'likes' matter to teens

Lauren Sherman, from the University of California, has carried out a study on social media