Trying to Make Sense of Things – Part 2: Katie Hopkins

And so in this second part I don't try to make sense of Katie Hopkins - no one could really but this is about her comments and Twitters decision to ban her forever. Katie Hopkins A lot of people think that Katie Hopkins says what needs to be said and they think she is the … Continue reading Trying to Make Sense of Things – Part 2: Katie Hopkins

Look Up…but don’t look away

I've seen this video circulating around social media in the last couple of days.  Look Up is utterly fantastic and spoken word used to its very best...on social media.  Yet it's about putting your phone down and not using social media. I don't disagree with the video.  There are many aspects of it which are … Continue reading Look Up…but don’t look away

Twitter, keep the block and introduce a mute function

Anyone paying attention to Twitter on Thursday will have noted their changes to their blocking feature.  Then their subsequent reversing of those changes to revert back to the original settings. I had first noticed something different about the block feature when someone sent me a message to tell me they thought Twitter had been unblocking … Continue reading Twitter, keep the block and introduce a mute function

Think twice about Twitter death rumours

This point came to me this evening when I saw that there had been a Twitter rumour about Margaret Thatcher dying.  This isn't the first time that this rumour has circulated around Twitter and it comes a day after rumours that Prince Philip was suspected to be very ill. These sorts of rumours are not … Continue reading Think twice about Twitter death rumours