ARTICLES RELATING TO FACEBOOK

I'd rather have fewer real friends

2015-07-02 09:14

Real people with real lives make for much better friends than Facebook acquaintances with pretentious lives.

Gyms keep clients on track with social media

2015-05-19 14:12

Fitness studios are keeping track of clients' progress with videotaping their workouts, measuring their fat and even posting a friendly nudge on their Facebook pages.

Facebook Messenger app comes to web browsers

2015-04-09 11:20

Following on from the launch of WhatsApp for the web, Facebook’s Messenger app is now also available as a stand-alone service on desktop and laptop computers.

Woman to serve divorce via Facebook

2015-04-06 15:25

A judge has given a woman permission to file for divorce from her elusive husband via a Facebook message.

Facebook comes up with ‘scrapbook’ for underage kids

2015-04-01 10:51

Changes allow parents to tag kids younger than 13 for official presence on Facebook.

How much is too much when declaring your love online?

2015-02-25 10:04

Do silly pets names, cutesy pics and red hearts everywhere on your timeline bother you?

I can't help but post about my wonderful husband!

2015-02-24 13:31

A reader responds to our article about over sharing on Facebook by saying sometimes it just needs to be done - especially when you have a great SO.

Stop it, you’re making my eyes bleed

2015-02-20 11:01

"Baby snookums your teddy-weddy wuvs you!" Lili Radloff is not impressed with public displays of affection.

Facebook and hypocrisy

2015-01-23 15:27

With the new rule of name-change based on gender, many people are no longer safe in social media spaces.

Scottish teen turns into overnight radio star

2014-12-15 10:53

A single video upload makes teenager instant radio star.

 

Facebook addiction linked to depression

2015-06-04 11:03

A small Polish study showed that internet addiction often co-occurs with other disorders, such as depression, loneliness, sexual dysfunction, or other addictions.

Why I stopped sharing so much online

2015-05-04 13:46

There comes a time when you might want to stop sharing every, little detail about your child.

SMS use faces rapid decline in SA

2015-04-07 16:02

Instant messaging services are set to overtake SMS usage in South Africa in the coming year, says a local technology expert.

No Twitter and YouTube in Turkey

2015-04-06 15:05

Turkey has blocked access to Twitter and YouTube over the publication of photographs of a prosecutor held at gunpoint before he was killed in a shootout last week.

PDAs on Facebook need to stop

2015-02-25 11:40

Our readers share why they think PDA's should not be happening on Facebook

‘I’ll hunt you down and kill you... on Facebook’

2015-02-25 09:05

How to respect your online community and avoid prison (or embarrassment).

Let's make Facebook ungovernable

2015-02-24 13:09

Facebook's real-name policy doesn't always protect us. In fact it can be harmful to many who need to use pseudonyms for personal protection or freedom of expression.

Hilarious reactions to today's #SocialMediaMeltdown

2015-01-27 10:03

We compiled the best posts shared on Twitter this morning.

5 of the most annoying things people do on Facebook

2015-01-15 11:40

It’s never too late to unfriend someone.

Claims of faeces and semen in Spur, Wimpy food

2014-11-25 10:17

Two of South Africa’s most popular restaurant chains have found themselves in the spotlight after posts on social media made damning claims about contamination of their food.

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