Web users take on 'Ice Bucket Challenge' to fight ALSIn this edition: the "Ice Bucket Challenge" sweeps the web, raising money for charity; the online campaign to reunite a little girl with her lost cuddly toy; and a French...
How to lose friends on Facebook: Talk about GazaWe take a look at some articles analysing the risks of discussing the Israel-Palestinian conflict on social media. Friendships are often lost online because of disagreements on thi...
Some 25,000 users join class action suit against FacebookAn Austrian waging a battle against Facebook's privacy policies said Wednesday that 25,000 users of the social networking giant have signed on to his class action lawsuit.
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Can Jew-kissing-Arab selfie give peace a viral chance?A photograph of an Arab-American woman kissing her Jewish boyfriend has boosted a social media campaign under the hashtag #JewsandArabsRefuseToBeEnemies. But can love on the web br...
Facebook: Pushing our buttonsThe social network Facebook has come under fire for conducting a psychological experiment on its users without them knowing. The site tweaked newsfeeds, modifying the amount of pos...
Online reaction to death of Israeli teenagersIn this edition: Israeli web users react to the death of three kidnapped teenagers; Facebook's controversial and secret emotion experiment; and a stunning video by an American...
Facebook faces UK probe over psychology experimentFacebook is facing an investigation by the UK data regulator over revelations it manipulated the news feeds of some 700,000 users for a psychology experiment. The Information Commi...
France qualify for World Cup quarter-finalsWe take a look at buzz surrounding France's qualification for the quarter finals of the World Cup. Also, the mayor of Nice has banned the "ostentatious" use of flags...
Facebook under fire for manipulating users' emotionsFacebook has come under fire for attempting to manipulate the feelings of users as part of a study on "emotional contagion" that saw the social networking giant tamper wi...
Facebook: Real life versus how we portray ourselvesWe look at more buzz on Uruguay's Suarez and that biting incident, plus a video that has gone viral on how we portray ourselves on Facebook versus the reality of our lives.
Kenya: online reactions to Mpeketoni attackIn this edition: online reactions to Sunday's terrorist attack in Kenya; French police issue warning over a new Facebook dare; and a video maker's very novel travel video...
Syria: 'Facebook is giving Assad a makeover'We look at Syria's presidential election. A confident Bashar al-Assad cast his ballot with supporters and even took a 'selfie'. He built a strong social media profil...
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