ARTICLES RELATING TO SOCIAL MEDIA

Head lice alert with selfie craze

2015-08-27 10:28

Expert warns that group pics may lead to treatment-resistant nits.

Egypt arrests 3 under terror law for spreading ISIS ideology

2015-08-23 16:59

Egyptian police have arrested three individuals under a new anti-terrorism law who are accused of spreading Islamic State propaganda through Facebook.

Oscar fans prepare for his homecoming

2015-08-17 11:52

Memes, wall posts and photo collages fill a supporters’ Facebook page dedicated to Paralympian Oscar Pistorius who is due to be released from prison this week.

Man seduces teens online with terrifying ease [WATCH]

2015-08-13 11:29

YouTube ‘predator’ pretends to be 15, chats up 12, 13 and 14-year-old girls online.

Twitter – a merciless vampire of time and productivity

2015-08-07 13:36

Just two minutes, three at most. Okay, five. Ten. Isn’t it part of my job as a columnist to be on Twitter? says twitter addict Tom Eaton.

China orders homemade sex videos removed from social media

2015-08-06 12:45

China’s top anti-pornography office has announced its latest mission: a campaign to remove amateur sex videos from China’s social media.

On my radar: Pen pals go virtual

2015-08-05 11:51

In today’s digital age, the concept of ­invisible friends takes an interesting turn, thanks to social media. More and more people are creating ­cyberfriendships, ­particularly on photo-sharing platforms like Instagram, ­with people they have ­never met in person

Naked Westerners get a bum rap in Asia

2015-07-28 21:29

More young Western tourists are posting photos online of themselves baring all at ancient monuments in Asia. But the locals are not persuaded that the latest internet trend is funny or cool.

The private parts of parenting

2015-07-23 12:16

Keep it private when it counts, share when appropriate.

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Can you be fired for what you post on your personal Facebook page? Even your private Facebook page is not as private as you think, says this labour lawyer. Watch.

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Christian YouTuber's 'affair' humiliation goes viral

2015-08-24 12:25

Miscarriage YouTube vlogger’s details exposed in dating site hack.

Hitting back at C-section photo critics

2015-08-17 15:09

Photo of a mom showing the scar that saved her baby’s life goes viral.

Alec Hogg interviews Jacob Zuma’s favourite CEO – Liverpool Boss Ian Ayre

2015-08-14 13:04

Liverpool FC CEO Ian Ayre tells Alec Hogg how the club engages closely with its fans on Facebook and Twitter, and the enormous impact this has had on the business.

Zuckerberg on miscarriage: ‘it’s a lonely place’

2015-08-11 10:54

Facebook founder tells story of wife’s three miscarriages.

Ports authority warns of social media scam

2015-08-07 08:57

Fake social media profiles are being used to lure unsuspecting job seekers into parting with their money, the Transnet National Ports Authority has warned.

Capitec best, Nedbank worst bank on social media

2015-08-06 07:52

Capitec has come out tops for its social media performance among SA's banks and Nedbank last, according to a social Intelligence report.

Victory for media on proposed online regulation policy

2015-07-29 16:30

Media freedom won an important concession in SA with a new classification regime that seeks to regulate online.

'Running mom' upsets other parents

2015-07-28 13:05

Bugaboo’s Instagram image provokes heated exchange.

Vavi 'strengthened' by Twitter attack

2015-07-21 12:27

Former Congress of SA Trade Unions secretary general Zwelinzima Vavi is unperturbed by a Twitter backlash after he posted a birthday message for former deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe which ended with the note that Motlanthe was not a thief.

Durban couple's crime spree undone by Facebook group

2015-07-14 08:27

Facebook proved to be the undoing of an alleged thieving couple, accused of a spate of robberies at bed and breakfasts across Durban.

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