Trumpy Bear in time for Christmas, Facebook censoring religious imagery and dead voters still on the electoral rolls: these are the stories flooding our newsfeed this week…but which one of them is actually true?
Each week we sift through the internet in order to discover the truth in the lies. Why? Well, because we hate ourselves. So, did Elon Musk delete Facebook, or what?
According to a very serious (and not all bogus) study, Facebook believes that the anti-vaccers that use their platform are the absolute worst.
One local has become something of a neighbourhood celebrity, his fame purely based on the frequency of his posting on the suburb’s Facebook page.
According to Facebook, Facebook is bad for you. No matter, as they want to personalise the impersonal nature of social media conversations by adding VR. OK.
It’s a fairly notable week in the realm of Fake News, as Donald is buying is friends and pirates are sailing the high internet seas under the Facebook banner.
Ding dong, Google+ is dead. However, before we pay our last respects, I suggest we glance back at Silicon Valley’s other notable failures. Womp womp.
Once more into the underworld of the internet’s nonsense we go, this week our journey is highlighted by the pervy nature of Facebook’s hack, and the laziest vegan pizza in recorded history.
Due to the extreme content they have to filter on our behalf, the mental wellbeing of Facebook’s army of moderators is now finally being discussed.
After surviving the odds, one Double Bay woman marked herself as safe after discovering her strawberries were uncontaminated.
Well, it’s official. Those who are looking to ride the back of the ‘like’ to a life of wealth and fame are wasting their time. Sorry.
Fake News is much like bacon sizzling in a pan. Except there’s no pan, and the bacon is made of lies, and you’ve got gastroenteritis. You know?
As a species, we humans have made many a terrible/amazing thing. However, we’re fundamentally a stupid bunch, and I feel that’s what our legacy should be.
Alex Jones being kicked off the air was just the most notable neck chopped in a towering wave of sanctioned censorship.
While moments of social change won through social media might seem worthwhile, what it enables is something else entirely.
Facebook Dating is almost upon us. But, before we all give up and start using it through grit teeth, they’ve been good enough to tease us a bit. Flirty.
Social media has presented us with a unique set of problems. However, the Ugandan government has offered a unique solution: Charging people. Could work.
The number of ultra-violent streams of Facebook has been able to grow because of the justifications we make. However, if we allow an AI to make the decision is that a solution?
I’m technically single, but due to Facebook’s algorithm, I’m seeing a lot of the person I’m sort of seeing. It’s taking the mystery out of the whole thing.
Recently, the US government released all the 3,000 Facebook election ads that came from Russia. While everyone can now view them, here’s what we learned.
Well, dearie doo. Overnight, Cambridge Analytica went bankrupt, an educator in Texas made a stupid joke and everyone found a robot rather tasty. Ok.
Well, fudge. Overnight Kanye West dropped his nonsense for a new audience, Hank Azaria quit the Kwik-E-Mart and Facebook laughs at your pity criticism.