Loading page

How To Check If Someone Else Is Using Your Social Media Accounts

If you’ve got a suspicion someone else has gained access to your social media accounts, it’s not difficult to check — and it could mean you’re able to apply a password change before any real damage happens. In fact, it’s worth checking these options regularly just to be sure your Facebook and Twitter accounts are completely yours.


Snapchat Could Soon Show You Ads Based On What's In Your Snaps

Image recognition meets advertising. That is Snapchat’s idea with a new patent that would use image recognition to serve ads, coupons or filters specific to the content in a photo.


Arsehat Gaoled After Bragging About High Speed Chase On Facebook

A 20-year-old Cambridge man who led police on a 160km/h chase around the city has been thrown in gaol after posting details of his escape on social media.


Snapchat Is Ruined

If you ever used and liked Snapchat, I’m sorry. It’s ruined now.


Snapchat Is About To Be Overrun With Olds

First they came for Facebook and Facebook became a graveyard of baby photos. Now the olds are coming for Snapchat and we’re about to see how long it will take before it, too, becomes majorly uncool.


FTC Launches Investigation Into Ashley Madison, CEO Says 'Sorry'

Almost a year after a massive hack exposing the users of the infidelity website Ashley Madison, its parent company Avid Life Media is bringing on a new CEO and president to make some much needed changes. However, the company is also the subject of a new US Federal Trade Commission investigation, according to Reuters.


China Now Punishes News Outlets For Using Social Media 

In another move to censor and control the media, the Cyberspace Administration of China has moved to crack down on news reports that use information on social media. The Chinese government says that this is an attempt to stop the spread of false news, but it’s obviously another move by the government to control public opinion.


This Woman Runs A Business Helping Prisoners Access Social Media

Renea Royster turned a pen pal friendship with an inmate into a business helping prisoners do everything from post updates to Facebook to find dates online — and she’s making more money than in her job at a Walmart deli.


Woman Arrested For Plot To Kill Stephen Hawking

An American woman was arrested this week for flooding Stephen Hawking’s email with death threats, then stalking him at an astronomy festival in the Canary Islands.


US Customs Wants To See Foreigners' Dumb Tweets And Embarrassing Snaps

If you’re a foreigner travelling into or out of the United States, US Customs and Border Protection wants to see your social media accounts. If my Twitter account is any indication, they are in for a dumb, boring time.


Loading page