YouTube Community Might Be Cool One Day

November 29, 2016 1 min read


YouTube’s embryonic social network features could eventually be interesting.

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Car Insurance Company Sniffs Facebook Posts To Set Customer Premiums

November 02, 2016 1 min read


What you post on social media reveals a great deal about what kind of person you are. And now there’s an insurance company that wants to use those revelations to set prices. Admiral, […]

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Facebook will be nothing but videos by 2021

June 16, 2016 1 min read


Facebook is by far and away the largest social network on the Internet, bringing together friends, family, and colleagues to discuss in text, images, and video form whatever they feel like every day. […]

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The wackiest creations from Miitomo’s launch week

April 04, 2016 1 min read


Somehow we doubt that Nintendo predicted many of the Miitomo shenanigans that took place over the app's first week of release.

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Facebook’s Like button Reactions now available to everyone

February 24, 2016 1 min read


I like this post, love this post, find it funny, it's amazing, no it's saddening, actually I'm angry about it!

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A disturbing image of Mark Zuckerberg and our virtual reality future

February 22, 2016 1 min read


Remember this image. It gives us a hint of the potential future of virtual reality. And in it, only Mark Zuckerberg is seen smiling.

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The sad social networks that you’ve been neglecting over the years

February 04, 2016 1 min read

MySpace group

Here are the social networks that you've been neglecting to update, some of which, sadly, have gone on to that big server in the sky.

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Facebook facing $269,000 per day fine for tracking people

November 10, 2015 1 min read


Facebook is certainly not short of cash, but even they wouldn’t enjoy paying a fine of up to $269,000 a day. However, that’s exactly what the social network is facing this week thanks […]

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Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook will add an empathy button

September 16, 2015 1 min read


A way of saying "that's a bummer" without actually having to write it, and avoiding the inappropriate Like click.

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Facebook told to allow fake names in Germany

July 30, 2015 1 min read


Facebook has had the same policy for years: if you want to sign up for an account you must use your real name and prove it with ID. However, that is now becoming […]

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In Sweden, blood donors get a text whenever they save a life

June 21, 2015 1 min read


Blood donation rates have risen 25 percent among high-income countries, but centers have seen a steep decline in new volunteers. Centers across the world are trying to figure out how to raise awareness […]

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Government crowdsourcing choosing woman to put on $10 bill

June 19, 2015 1 min read

Hamilton ten

The Treasury Secretary Jacob J Lew announced this week that the $10 note will be redesigned to feature a woman. The only question to ask now is who will be the new face […]

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