Tech

October 05, 2017

Online

Claire Farquhar

Does Size Matter? Twitter Thinks So

In the most significant global controversy since Brexit and a misogynistic oompaloompa being elected American President, Twitter is considering increasing the size of the space available to us to comm

September 26, 2017

Features

Claire Farquhar

From Normie to Meme: How 5 People Won Internet Fame

Very few get to ride the golden train of internet fame - especially in a meme carriage. Come on, there's no higher honour. Here are a selection of meme royalty who have made it into internet stardom!

September 18, 2017

Lifestyle

Sofia Casanova

Have a Gouda First Date with Free Cheese

When's the last time you went on a date and didn't check your phone? You should be lost in your date's eyes, not chuckling at a meme your friend tagged you in. The average person checks their phone u

September 18, 2017

Features

Claire Farquhar

Get in the Nood Food Mood!

Nude protesting has been given a sweet new look - but before you panic and close your browser, it's totally G-rated! The Nood Food Mood is a creative social campaign designed to encourage us to reduc

September 13, 2017

Tech

Alec Higginson

Apple Announce Three New iPhones

Apple’s yearly iPhone unveiling event has become a bigger hype train with every passing year. Like Easter at Coles, the leaks, speculation and updates begin early as people try to figure out what th

August 30, 2017

Tech

Claire Farquhar

Augmented Reality (AR) Glasses to Replace Smartphones

Mark Zuckerberg has revealed plans to put Facebook on your face - literally - using augmented reality (AR). A recent patent application has confirmed aspects of the design of Facebook's future AR glas

August 22, 2017

Online

Claire Farquhar

Hate Crime News Database Launched by Google

Hate crime seems to be a recurring feature of 2017. Terrorism and issues with equality have infiltrated social media. Given this pattern, Google News Lab has teamed up with ProPublica, an independent

August 20, 2017

Lifestyle

Sofia Casanova

Lioness vibrator: a smart way to explore yourself

If you thought sex toys couldn't be innovative, you were certainly mistaken. Lioness is a smart vibrator that will help you get in tune with your body. Its design is not only to assist women in findi

August 16, 2017

Tech

Alec Higginson

How to Improve Your WiFi Coverage

Gone are the days where the placement of your computer or laptop was entirely dictated by the location of your modem. Wireless now rules supreme, unparalleled in its convenience for your laptop, table

August 14, 2017

Online

Claire Farquhar

FaceApp removes Ethnic Filters after Backlash

FaceApp has removed several 'ethnicity filters' after a social media backlash. The app, which launched last year, uses face filter technology, allowing its users to see what they might look like if t

August 08, 2017

Online

Courtney Allan

Has LinkedIn released Tinder for Mentoring?

Ever wanted to swipe left or right on a potential mentor based on their LinkedIn credentials? No? Me neither, but apparently LinkedIn has seen a need and decided to fill it with this hybrid Tinder-Lin

August 08, 2017

Geek

Claire Farquhar

Smart home design is highly gendered

Smart home technology has been dramatised and anticipated for years now. Like much technological foresight, however, smart home technology has struggled to keep up with its projections. The Conversat