Hate Social Media? You’ll Love This Documentary

The Social Dilemma suggests, more than once, that social media represents “humanity’s greatest existential threat.” I first heard that phrase last April, at the SFJazz Center in San Francisco, where the technologist Tristan Harris unveiled a “new agenda for tech.” Harris, a former Googler, had spun his ethical concerns about social media and screen time […]

Anyone holding a 30-man rave? Young social media users vow to ‘run riot’ this weekend before new six-person limit lockdown rules are enforced – while some venues in London are SOLD OUT already

‘But as your Prime Minister, I must do what is necessary to stop the spread of the virus and to save lives. And of course we will keep the rule of six under constant review and only keep it in place as long as is necessary.’

‘That is the worst thing you can say’: Denise Welch breaks down as she reveals she’s taking a break from social media after Piers Morgan branded her a ‘dumb and dangerous Covid-denier’

The debate, which also featured Dr Sara Kayat, saw Denise also talk about people’s mental health and the fact that people who suffer from the likes of cancer and heart disease were failing to receive the treatment they needed. 

Olympics legend Kerri Walsh Jennings causes stir over wearing masks post on social media

“Things won’t open up and freedoms won’t come back unless we are willing to push back and stand up for them. I am willing to fight for the freedoms I have been guaranteed by my constitution. I don’t want to fight anyone in the process of this and I’d rather not make anyone uncomfortable or […]

Chrissy Teigen reveals her therapist recommended a social media break: ‘It changed my world’

“People think I’m tough, but I’m such an empath, and I take on other people’s pain and sadness as my own,” the soon-to-be mother of three said. “And when I let people down, I’m hyperaware of it. Sometimes I feel like people aren’t going to be as hard on me as I am on myself.”

Denise Welch sobs as she quits social media after Piers Morgan’s Covid-denier jibes

I’ve been accused of not caring and being a Covid-denier when in fact I care so much about the devastation that Covid is causing, to the people who have lost their lives directly to Covid and those who are losing their lives because of Covid.

Fuser might be hiding the best social media platform of all time

Superstar DJsThat’s because one of the other things I’m introduced to in this session is the effects tool. When you drop a disc in, you’ll be able to now add effects onto either individual elements or the whole track. So if you fancy working the crowd into a frenzy by looping a small section of […]

Social-Media Platforms Will Discourage Premature Election Victory Claims

While it’s easy to mock the timidity with which media types approach the challenge of calling out Trump on blatant lies, you can understand their reluctance to do anything other than let the two sides fight it out and not get involved with the adjudication of facts. But once the victory claims gain widespread credence, […]

Benadryl Challenge: Doctors Warn New Social Media Trend Is Potentially Dangerous To Children

Medical experts are warning parents about the Benadryl challenge, which encourages teens and young adults to consume excessive amounts of the drug, known generically as diphenhydramine, which can cause hallucinations in high doses.

Baby hanged by dad, shootings & suicide – Ronnie McNutt death just latest horror vid social media giants failed to stop

Asked what more social media companies could do to stop distressing content being spread online, a spokesperson for the Samaritans told Sun Online: “Whilst we have seen positive progress in how technology companies detect and respond to harmful content posted on their platforms, there is still much more that needs to be done to protect vulnerable […]