Is RebelMouse the social media hub we've been waiting for?

Looking like a Pinterest for your personal and branded social media platforms, RebelMouse aims to gather most of your digital footprint in one handy place for others to see (Facebook, Twitter and Instragram for now but we expect them to tie in other channels as the platform matures). Besides the initial questions surrounding Facebook and…

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Elisabeth EdvardsenIs RebelMouse the social media hub we've been waiting for?

Irrive lets you create a social scrapbook of trips and events

We all know that there are hundreds of ways to share important events, holidays and trips with our friends and family, whether it's constant updates on Twitter or some dreamy photos over on Instagram. However, this means that often everything has been fragmented across multiple platforms and we don't have a big, accurate picture of…

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Becca CaddyIrrive lets you create a social scrapbook of trips and events

FACEBOOK: Zuckerberg and the gang sued over Timeline

Another day another legal battle in Zuckerberg land as Facebook is being sued by a Chinese company, which claims to have created a feature identical to the Timeline long before the social network implemented its own version. Cubic Network, a Pinterest-style start-up founded by Harvard graduate Xiong Wanli, has been using a chronologically scrolling page…

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Becca CaddyFACEBOOK: Zuckerberg and the gang sued over Timeline

Lost your phone? NeedNumbers.me gets contacts from Facebook

Oh don't worry, we've all been there. You got a bit drunk, you dropped your phone down the toilet, or left it on the bar, or just threw it somewhere and now you have no phone and no numbers. Awhh lots of sad little emoticons for you :( :( :(. But fear not because a…

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Becca CaddyLost your phone? NeedNumbers.me gets contacts from Facebook

Facebook finally deletes all of your deleted photos

Many of you probably didn't know that in the past if you tried to delete a photo on Facebook of you looking particularly drunk/falling over/kissing a random person, then it would have been removed from your profile straight away but stayed right there on Facebook's servers, meaning it still existed somewhere in the dark depth…

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Becca CaddyFacebook finally deletes all of your deleted photos

What's App.net and why should we care about a Twitter clone?

We haven't been excited about the launch of a new social network since Google+ (you know, the one with the dancing circles), but over the past week we've heard a lot of interesting things about the subscription-based alternative to Twitter, App.net, which is currently in development... So what is it? On its home page right…

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Becca CaddyWhat's App.net and why should we care about a Twitter clone?

Site tells you what an awesome social media early adopter you are

The term "early adopter" was first used by Everett Rogers in his Diffusion of Innovations theory to describe an adopter category of individuals who are often early customers of any given company or product or technology. However, it's often used as a bit of an insult to take the mickey out of those who brag…

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Becca CaddySite tells you what an awesome social media early adopter you are

FACEBOOK: Photos get a revamp and look like a pretentious Tumblr theme

Facebook has taken a leaf out of Pinterest and Tumblr's book and will be rolling out a brand new look for photos over the next few weeks, which it claims will be "more beautiful" and "make viewing photos more enjoyable". The changes will mean that your photos no longer neatly sit side-by-side one another below…

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Becca CaddyFACEBOOK: Photos get a revamp and look like a pretentious Tumblr theme

Facebook adds new calendar and list views to your events

A group of clever Facebook engineers have finally brought us a way to see upcoming events in a calendar-style layout. So you can view everything you've been invited to in a given month at once, which is usually how calendars work... Facebook's new Events Calendar feature allows you to flick between a list or calendar…

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Becca CaddyFacebook adds new calendar and list views to your events

Nike Mexico Facebook app lets runners win stuff the more they workout

Our sister site Connected Health explores the latest idea to get people moving from Nike Mexico, a Facebook auction that allows you to win cool stuff the more you run... Most fitness apps reward users the more they workout, whether they get a shiny little badge (on their phones, not in real life unfortunately), climb…

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Becca CaddyNike Mexico Facebook app lets runners win stuff the more they workout

STUDY: 20% of men keep photos of their exes [SCUMBAGS]

The fact many of us share so much of our lives online means break-ups can be pretty confusing, do you delete your ex from all your photos? Do you hide all of those cheesy statuses about how smitten you are? Do you go from "single" to "in a relationship" and force your friends to see…

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Becca CaddySTUDY: 20% of men keep photos of their exes [SCUMBAGS]

Little Monsters: Lady Gaga's social network now open to the public

If we ever needed more proof that one day Lady Gaga will take over the world and turn us all into flamboyant little activists, the singer, songwriter, entrepreneur and general badass has now launched her own social network. Little Monsters has been a private beta entity for some time, but today it's been released into…

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Becca CaddyLittle Monsters: Lady Gaga's social network now open to the public

1 in 4 women deliberately post gross photos of their 'friends' on Facebook

Most of us have fallen victim to the fugly Facebook photo tag at some point in our lives, but why oh why did your good 'friend' really decide to do it? Well, we hate to break it to you, but they may have thought your clothes looked nice, that you seemed like you were having…

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Becca Caddy1 in 4 women deliberately post gross photos of their 'friends' on Facebook

Is social media making teen girls sound more aggressive?

Ah social media, first it's making us more insecure then it's making us more confident, later it's improving our language skills and the next minute it's reducing us all to dumb sub-humans that ONLY TLK LYK DIS. Well now it seems linguistics professors believe all the time young people spend texting one another and updating…

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Becca CaddyIs social media making teen girls sound more aggressive?

10 Cool new Facebook features you may not have noticed: Translation, voice and in-app following

Well isn't Facebook a funny creature? Sometimes it likes to shout about its shiny new looks, features and profiles and other times it sneakily rolls out changes under the radar for us to either completely ignore or get unnecessarily angry about months later. Recently we've noticed a few new changes that could have a big…

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Becca Caddy10 Cool new Facebook features you may not have noticed: Translation, voice and in-app following

The Cools: A Tumblr and The Fancy hybrid for fashion junkies

A new fashion start-up called The Cools has launched today, with backing from some top names in fashion, funding from MTV founder Bob Pittman and a slick, minimal website that's guaranteed to appeal to style junkies. We hate saying a new platform is a bit like this and this, or a mashup of that one…

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Becca CaddyThe Cools: A Tumblr and The Fancy hybrid for fashion junkies

WIN: Website shares your stupid Facebook updates with EVERYONE

Yes Facebook is confusing, yes the team likes to change stuff, make stuff public and annoy us all regularly. But come on guys, it's hardly rocket science, if your status updates have a little world next to them that means you're sharing them with THE WORLD, so think before you write about your sexual exploits,…

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Becca CaddyWIN: Website shares your stupid Facebook updates with EVERYONE

BREAKING: Facebook does something you didn't tell it to do

STOP THE INTERNET, Facebook has done something or changed something without really telling us. How will we ever... We can't keep this going any longer, we're so used to Facebook changing our settings, adding new features and screwing up our profiles. In fact if we didn't get all angry and upset about Facebook every week…

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Becca CaddyBREAKING: Facebook does something you didn't tell it to do

APP OF THE DAY: Share photos of your kids privately with 23snaps

Everyone has at least one over excited parent as a Facebook friend who loves to share far too much information about little Susie or Billy. You only have to scroll down your news feed to see their first steps, laughter, paintings, trips to the playground and potty experiences accompanied by plenty of gory details. Well…

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Becca CaddyAPP OF THE DAY: Share photos of your kids privately with 23snaps

Is Facebook's 'Find Friends Nearby' feature cool or creepy?

Facebook has sneakily rolled out a new feature called 'Find Friends Nearby' and we can't work out whether it'll be cool and useful or just plain creepy. As you can imagine, the new 'Find Friends Nearby' feature allows you to do just that, find people that are sitting, dancing or scarily staring at you that…

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Becca CaddyIs Facebook's 'Find Friends Nearby' feature cool or creepy?