Are You Insta-Game? – Status, Selfies and Instagram

Instagram is a popular social networking tool alike many others that has over 400 million users posting, liking and following one another from around the globe. It allows members of society to bombard each other with images on a daily basis. Whether those images be cute photos their cats — visit Taylor Swift’s feed here, — … Continue reading Are You Insta-Game? – Status, Selfies and Instagram

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“Life is short. Have an affair.” – The Impact Team and Hacktivism

Just a few months ago there was worldwide pandemonium when a faceless online hacking team decided to reveal all the private details of controversial dating site users. The infamous AshleyMadison hack has since been known to have caused many a rift between couples on a global scale — one user was revealed to be cheating … Continue reading “Life is short. Have an affair.” – The Impact Team and Hacktivism

A Reflection on My Blogging Experience – It’s Not Just A Novelty

When I tell my friends and family that blogging is a part of my coursework most of them are surprised to say the least. Many of them see blogging as a recreational activity, not one that could lead to a professional career. Blogging on regular basis for university has, however, aided in developing my own … Continue reading A Reflection on My Blogging Experience – It’s Not Just A Novelty

The Social Network Revolution – #BringBackOurGirls

In an online setting “participation is addictive.” Online activism is fast making a name for itself thanks to the chance for fast mobilisation, mass involvement and scalable openness. Anyone who has access to the Internet has the opportunity to be part of the social network revolution. With over 3.2 billion users constantly connected to this … Continue reading The Social Network Revolution – #BringBackOurGirls