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Dont press send The new rules for good writing in the 21st century

Entertain, dont be afraid of a bit of filth, but be cautious with your XXXs the essential guide to getting your message across while avoiding the pitfalls of communicationLetters of complaint The person who gets your letter will seldom be the one who wronged you. At least to start

The sorrow of Biz Stone

A friend of mine wakes up every morning and reports every single instance of crass, homophobic, and racist behavior she sees on Twitter. She sees it as her duty, an ordering of things in an unordered stream. Her efforts are quixotic at best because when she wakes up and

Even more US adults now getting news from social media, says Pew

New research by Pew suggests there has been another increase in the proportion of U.S. adults getting news via social media platforms. In May last year the researcher reported that 62 per cent of American adults were obtaining news from tech platforms, saying 18 per cent were doing so

Apple cancels its London music festival

Apple Music festival formerly iTunes festival comes to an end after 10 years, as the company focuses on original TV and music contentApple has axed its yearly London music festival, which has hosted Foo Fighters, Elton John, Alicia Keys and Ed Sheeran amongst others. Inaugurated in 2007 as

Vanishing app: Snapchat struggles as Facebook bites back

Losses are steep and user growth is anaemic leaving investors fearful the latest new Facebook has run out of steamIs Snapchat the social media app famous for its disappearing messages in danger of doing a vanishing act of its own? Its a question some are asking after investors turned on

Artist scrawls hate-speech tweets in front of Twitter’s Hamburg office

Shahak Shapira and other artist-activists stencil insulting barbs to protest what they deem the companys muteness on offensive tweetsA German-Israeli artist who accuses YouTube video shows Shahak Shapira and fellow activists stencilling tweets saying, Germany needs a final solution to Islam and Lets gas the Jews. Shapira said he had