Internet

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Many couples are celebrating Valentine's Day, but others are still searching for love

Valentine's Day: Don't be caught out in the online dating world

Valentine's Day: Don't be caught out in the online dating world

If you're looking for love online this Valentine's Day, it's important to protect yourself

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Russia could block YouTube and Instagram after videos of oligarch Oleg Deripaska surface

Russia could block YouTube and Instagram after videos of oligarch Oleg Deripaska surface

Russia could block YouTube and Instagram after videos of oligarch surface

Opposition leader Alexei Navalny posted the videos as part of an investigation he conducted

Supporters of Islamic State used more than 400 online platforms to spread propaganda last year

Isis supporters used more than 400 online platforms to spread propaganda last year

Isis supporters used more than 400 online platforms last year

It is thought Isis supporters are using less well-known areas of the internet to spread their views

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Students share 'highly offensive racist photo' on social media

Students share 'highly offensive racist photo' on social media

Students share 'highly offensive racist photo' on social media

The school has warned students who were involved in creating the image that they face 'serious consequences'

Monday, January 29, 2018

Monday, January 29, 2018

Donald Trump could create 5G network in fight against Chinese phone tapping

Donald Trump could create 5G network in fight against Chinese phone-tapping

Donald Trump could create 5G network in fight against Chinese phone-tapping

A senior administration official has said a 'secure network' is necessary

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Grumpy Cat wins more than £400,000 in lawsuit

Grumpy Cat wins more than £400,000 in lawsuit

Grumpy Cat wins more than £400,000 in lawsuit

Grenade beverage company was found to have used unauthorised images of the cat

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Facebook to continue search for signs of Russian interference in Brexit

Facebook to continue search for signs of Russian interference in Brexit

Facebook to continue search for signs of Russian interference in Brexit

The social media giant is asking the Government to provide any information it might have

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Ben Bradley: The MP under fire for online comments whose career started with a bin problem

Ben Bradley: The MP under fire for online comments whose career started with a bin problem

How an Aldi shelf-stacker became one of Britain's most controversial MPs

The Tory MP has been criticised over a blog post he wrote in 2012 where he suggested those who claim benefits should have vasectomies

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

More than 1,000 people charged over Facebook revenge porn in Denmark

More than 1,000 people charged with child porn offences over Facebook sex video in Denmark

More than 1,000 people charged over Facebook revenge porn in Denmark

The person showed in the content being shared, mainly by teenagers, was 15 years old at the time of recording

Monday, January 15, 2018

Monday, January 15, 2018

'I’m going to stay single, it’s blissful' - Melanie Sykes and Jamie East get the lowdown on micro-cheating

Melanie Sykes says she'll be staying single after hearing the horrors of 'micro-cheating'

Mel says she'll be staying single after hearing about 'micro-cheating'

A dating and relationship coach has said couples should talk about their online habits with one another

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Woman walked around call centre office naked to 'boost morale' in Poland

Woman walked around call centre office naked to 'boost morale' in Poland

Woman walked around call centre office naked to 'boost morale' in Poland

The woman left her job after the stunt, which has been reported to have been set up by her boss

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Thursday, October 5, 2017

North Korea gets a second connection to the Internet

North Korea gets a second connection to the Internet

North Korea gets a second connection to the Internet

The new link connects the country to a Russian state-owned company

Friday, August 25, 2017

Friday, August 25, 2017

Germany shuts down 'most influential militant left' website as properties are searched

Germany shuts down 'most influential militant left' website as properties are searched

Germany shuts down 'most influential militant left' website

It is thought that this decision was made in relation to violence that broke out at the G20 summit

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Romanian man sentenced to 19 years in prison for grooming children online

Romanian man sentenced to 19 years in prison for grooming British and Irish children

Romanian man who groomed British and Irish children jailed for 19 years

Cristian Ciprian Nae contacted children from the UK and Ireland through a gaming website

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

How unnerving - Couple's selfie freaks the internet out

'Satanic selfie' goes viral and freaks the internet out

'Satanic selfie' goes viral and freaks the internet out

It looks normal, but just look in the mirror behind the woman

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Legs-it: 'The headline is not sexist and doesn't make a difference to anything', says caller

'Legs-it headline isn't sexist - what's wrong with showing pretty ladies with nice legs?'

'Legs-it headline isn't sexist - what's wrong with showing nice legs?'

A caller told Alexis Conran that women can't be sexist to other women and the internet is interfering with everyone's lives

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

'Bullies had to be strong and brave' - Twitter reflects on what life was like before the internet

'Bullies had to be strong and brave' - Twitter reflects on what life was like before the internet

'Bullies had to be strong and brave' - What was life like before the internet?

It can sometimes be hard to remember what life was like without the internet, when we actually had to use books and talk to people face to face

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

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Low-risk paedophiles: 'The criminal justice system has gone wrong, all paedophiles should be in prison', says former chief superintendent

'The criminal justice system has gone wrong, all paedophiles should be in prison', says former chief superintendent

'The criminal justice system is wrong, all paedophiles should be in prison'

Chief constable Simon Bailey has said that paedophiles who view indecent images but don't go any further should not be jailed, but rehabilitated instead

Monday, January 30, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

'No criminal justice system in the world could deal with the amount of child abuse images online', says journalist

No criminal justice system in the world could deal with the amount of child abuse images online, says journalist

'No justice system could deal with the amount of child abuse images online'

Project Arachnid uses web crawlers which comb the internet for images of child abuse

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Children's commissioner report shows 'digital stalkers are left free to plague youngsters', says Netmums Associate Editor Jo Wheatley

Digital stalkers are being left free to plague youngsters, says Netmums editor Jo Wheatley

Report shows 'digital stalkers are left free to plague children', says Netmums

A report by the Children's Commissioner for England found children are 'fending for themselves' against online dangers

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

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Buzzfeed hacked by OurMine group in response to an article

Buzzfeed hacked by OurMine group in response to Saudi teen article

Buzzfeed hacked by OurMine group in response to Saudi teen article

The website was hacked by OurMine, after they posted an article about a Saudi teenager allegedly involved in the group

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Phil Dunphy's dream becoming reality? Wi-Fi may soon be able to personalise our homes for us

Phil Dunphy's dream becoming real? Wi-Fi may soon personalise our homes for us

A report has claimed computers could identify us and help personalise our homes without us having to do anything

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Do you need a digital detox? A senior analyst at Ofcom explains how we use our devices

Texting friends in the same room? It might be time to go offline for a while…

Texting friends in the same room? It might be time to go offline for a while…

A report from communications regulator Ofcom has revealed a growing trend for people taking time away from the internet amid fears that digital communication is becoming all-consuming. Have you taken a digital detox yet?