Social Media

How search engines reinforce social stereotypes in gender and race.

Posted 21 October 2016

Google seems set to follow Apple in its intentions to provide low price streaming TV.

Posted 20 October 2016

Three practical in-depth workshops deliver key skills in intensive sessions at ILI.

Posted 26 September 2016

The changes remove attachments from character limit.

Posted 21 September 2016

Threatened with legal action over planned sharing of data with Facebook.

Posted 21 September 2016

Figures show that people in the US are now spending 50% of their online time on apps.

Posted 08 September 2016

How can academic librarians support researchers in using social media professionally? A project from Linköping University Library, Sweden found a win-win situation.

Posted 31 August 2016

Changes to privacy policy announced.

Posted 26 August 2016

All 18 year olds will receive money to spend on cultural experiences.

Posted 26 August 2016

With $2.05 billion profit in the last quarter, Facebook continues to outperform Twitter.

Posted 28 July 2016

The deal is worth approximately five billion US dollars.

Posted 26 July 2016

A crowdsourced exhibition, hosted by a university library, provides a case study in the challenges of curation.

Posted 21 July 2016

Pablo the Penguin helps bridge the social gap between the library service and clients, builds trust, helps to mentor students and supports anxious users.

Posted 21 July 2016

Latest data suggests worse to come.

Posted 12 July 2016

Can organisations benefit from a zero-email culture?

Posted 11 July 2016

Microsoft's biggest acquisition ever.

Posted 13 June 2016

Company seriously under-estimated numbers affected.

Posted 20 May 2016

Company loses appeal - fines or even prison may follow.

Posted 18 May 2016

An extraordinary research project has explored the role of social media in people's everyday lives.

Posted 11 May 2016

App released with some features removed.

Posted 11 May 2016

New tab to help synch address books and find new connections.

Posted 04 May 2016

Initiative to improve sociability and sharing.

Posted 26 April 2016

Emma Mulqueeny lifts the lid on the generation that has grown up with social media.

Posted 17 April 2016

Research has backed up what we always suspected. Many of us don't know what emojis mean.

Posted 14 April 2016

New functions and long term plans announced.

Posted 14 April 2016