• Scare-mongering about kids and social media helps no-one

    15th December 2016
  • How sexual partner abuse has changed with social media

    19th December 2016
  • Nerve: a flawed but insightful film about the perils of social media

    20th October 2016
  • Logging out? Why young people love to hate Facebook

    11th January 2017
  • Social media’s charts and metrics turn us into quantified digital versions of ourselves

    17th December 2016
  • Does quitting social media makes you happy? Yes say young people.

    28th November 2016
  • Facebook is no charity, and the ‘free’ in Free Basics comes at a price

    20th January 2017
  • Russia wants to crack encryption on messaging app traffic

    16th October 2016
  • The promising role of social media in preventing HIV

    28th November 2016
  • How striking Kenyan medical workers are using social media to tell their stories December

    19th December 2016
  • Where social media fall short

    13th December 2016

Social Media News Round Up

Privacy

  • Is it OK for people to take pictures of you in public and publish them?

    Is it OK for people to take pictures of you in public and publish them?

    4th February 2017
  • RIOT gear: your online trail just got way more visible

    RIOT gear: your online trail just got way more visible

    30th January 2017
  • How investigative journalists are using social media to uncover the truth

    How investigative journalists are using social media to uncover the truth

    19th October 2016
  • WhatsApp’s new privacy policy; should you still use it or switch to better options?

    WhatsApp’s new privacy policy; should you still use it or switch to better options?

    17th October 2016
  • The serious problem with social media fame

    The serious problem with social media fame

    19th November 2016
  • Should children ban their parents from social media?

    Should children ban their parents from social media?

    2nd November 2016

Social Nightmares