ARTICLES RELATING TO FACEBOOK

Facebook cited in up to a third of divorces

2014-04-16 15:45

People are using Facebook and other social media sites to make romantic connections with people they would consider have a relationship with, even if they are in a committed relationship.

Facebook cited in up to a third of divorces

2014-04-16 12:37

People are using Facebook and other social media sites to make romantic connections, even if they are already involved.

Image issues? Blame it on Facebook

2014-03-20 12:00

Spending time on Facebook may fuel female college students' anxieties about their weight and body shape, especially when sharing photos and other images.

Facebook saved me from my husband

2014-03-17 16:00

A Kentucky woman used Facebook to save her from a brutal bout of domestic violence, she believes it might have saved her life

Facebook saved me from my husband

2014-03-14 15:08

A Kentucky woman used Facebook to save her from a brutal bout of domestic violence. She believes it might have saved her life

Psychiatrists to answer medication queries online

2014-03-04 14:44

On Friday, 14 March at 1pm and again at 7pm psychiatrists, Dr Greg Johnson and Prof Rita Thom will be live on Facebook to answer all your medication-related queries.

Porn video goes viral by accident

2013-12-15 15:00

Well-meaning Facebook fans give child porn video 16 000 shares.

Monkeys have evolutionary Facebook

2013-11-19 13:00

Why do the faces of some primates contain so many different colours — black, blue, red, orange and white — that are mixed in all kinds of combinations and often striking patterns while other primate faces are quite plain?

Too old to bath with dad?

2013-11-07 15:00

Opinions differ when it comes to kids and parents sharing bath time.

How to be a complete idiot on Facebook

2013-10-18 15:58

Top tips to being a total fool on your fave social media site

Online personas reflect personal identities

2013-09-13 09:28

How social media users create and monitor their online personas may hint at their feelings of self-esteem and self-determination.

Facebook may be useful for HIV education

2013-09-03 11:47

Groups on Facebook may help educate men about HIV prevention and testing, a new study suggests.

9 kids explain conception and birth

2013-09-02 13:00

Hilarious insights and anecdotes from kids on where babies come from and how they're born.

Do you thrive on Facebook likes?

2013-08-30 10:06

The more popular people are on Facebook, the more they love the social media platform, a new study has found.

Facebook habits affect happiness

2013-08-15 08:49

Research shows that Facebook has been associated with a decrease in life satisfaction among young adults.

Too old to bath with dad?

2013-07-17 13:14

Opinions differ when it comes to kids and parents sharing bath time.

Social media boosts organ donor registration

2013-06-18 08:13

By pushing the need for organ donors in the social media, researchers noted a 21-fold boost in the number of people who registered themselves as organ donors in a single day.

Zynga slashes staff, closes studios

2013-06-04 14:30

Struggling social games star Zynga is cutting nearly a fifth of its staff as it refocuses on games for mobile devices.

Teens are sharing more online

2013-05-22 09:33

Teenagers are sharing more information about themselves on social media sites, but taking steps to protect their privacy online, a study shows.

'Public breastfeeding is offensive'

2013-05-15 14:25

Does a mother feeding her baby in public offend you? See what these users had to say.

Why people quit Facebook

2013-05-06 08:23

A new study examines why people quit - and come back - to the "global aquarium".

Docs urged not to Facebook patients

2013-04-15 08:24

Texting or 'friending' patients on Facebook frowned upon in new professional guidelines.

Porn video goes viral by accident

2013-03-27 15:05

Well-meaning Facebook fans give child porn video 16 000 shares.

Social networks before the internet

2013-03-26 08:26

Researchers studied thousands of ceramic and obsidian artifacts from A.D. 1200-1450 to learn about the growth, collapse and change of social networks in the late pre-Hispanic Southwest.

 

Facebook cited in up to a third of divorces

2014-04-16 14:25

People are using Facebook and other social media sites to make romantic connections with people they would consider having a relationship with - even if they're already in one.

Facebook photos fuel anxiety in female students

2014-03-20 14:45

Spending time on Facebook may fuel female college students' anxieties about their weight and body shape, especially when sharing photos and other images.

Malema tops Twitter

2014-03-18 16:58
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EFF leader Julius Malema has more Twitter followers than official opposition leader Helen Zille and Jacob Zuma, a study has found.

'Between' – an exclusive app that links lovers

2014-03-14 12:18

'Between' is a tight networking app that links only two people, and it's taken Asia by storm. Here's how it works.

Facts and figures about Facebook

2014-02-02 16:42

Facebook, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary in February and it is interesting to see how far it has come.

The app that’ll change the world!

2013-12-04 14:23

Dove’s new Facebook Makeover App is set to spur South African women into action and positivity is the order of the day!

Is Facebook turning you into a ‘slacktivist’?

2013-11-11 11:07

A study found that people who declare their support for a charity on social media are actually less likely to donate to the cause.

How to be a complete idiot on Facebook

2013-11-05 09:58

Top tips to being a total fool on your fave social media site

6 terrifying children's drawings

2013-10-09 16:00

You definitely won't want to display these works of art on the fridge.

Social media pics affect risky behaviour

2013-09-04 19:00

Researchers have examined how online social network activities influence smoking and alcohol use, especially in teens.

Social media pics affect risky behaviour

2013-09-03 08:54

Researchers have examined how online social network activities influence smoking and alcohol use, especially in teens.

Do you thrive on Facebook likes?

2013-09-02 05:00

The more popular people are on Facebook, the more they love the social media platform, a new study has found.

Do you thrive on Facebook likes?

2013-08-30 09:39

The more popular people are on Facebook, the more they love the social media platform, a new study has found.

9 kids explain conception and birth

2013-08-13 10:03

Hilarious insights and anecdotes from kids on where babies come from and how they're born.

Teen jailed over stupid remark

2013-07-05 13:45

US teen Justin Carter faces 8 years in prison for throwaway online remark.

Zombie parents, zombie kids

2013-06-05 14:35

Are parents who are tech addicts raising their kids to be junkies, too?

10 shocking facts about raising children

2013-05-23 15:03

Real parents share real facts about raising kids that no-one ever mentions.

Life advice for kids

2013-05-20 11:35

Real parents share the important life advice every child should know.

Purging social media of digital possessions

2013-05-10 08:04

Researchers look at the challenges of getting rid of digital possessions and their disposal after a romantic breakup.

Alcohol use predicts Facebook use

2013-04-11 08:49

Researchers are interested in how emotionally involved Facebook users become with the social networking site and the precursors that lead to Facebook connections with other people.

Is breast really best?

2013-03-20 15:15

Formula vs breastmilk. Who really has the right answer?

 
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