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The Story Corner : Boyfriend Auction

The Story Corner : Boyfriend Auction

There is nothing we wouldn’t see and hear on social media. Two days back, a babe uploaded her picture on twitter bragging that if other babes aren’t careful, she would steal their boyfriends. Ah well, a girl who thought she knew her boyfriend responded by saying hers cannot be stolen and the girl who made […]

The Story Corner : Aunty Taiye, How Far?

The Story Corner : Aunty Taiye, How Far?

Ladies and gentlemen, as usual, the gist is hot and you are welcome.  People of the world need to understand that there is no need sharing unnecessary thoughts on social media because you will be very well dealt with if care isn’t taken. There’s been something online for a couple of days about one interviewer […]

Kenyans On Twitter Tongue Lash New York Times For Disrespecting Black Bodies

Kenyans On Twitter Tongue Lash New York Times For Disrespecting Black Bodies

The New York Times has come under heavy criticism for the manner it has reported on the recent attack in Kenya. The publication raised the ire of Kenya’s social media, with questions raised on the dignity of black bodies after death. The New York Times published gory pictures of black bodies strewn haphazardly following the terror attack in […]

Women Are Abused On Twitter Every 30 Seconds

Women Are Abused On Twitter Every 30 Seconds

New research reveals the staggering level of abuse against women journalists and politicians from the UK and US on Twitter last year Largest ever study into online abuse against women ‘These results back up what women have long been saying – that Twitter is endemic with racism, misogyny and homophobia’ – Kate Allen 1.1 million […]

Twitter to Eliminate Photos And Video From 140-Character Limit

Twitter to Eliminate Photos And Video From 140-Character Limit

The rumours are true: Twitter is going to stop counting photos and videos in its 140-character limit. But the changes go far beyond what was leaked to Bloomberg in mid-May, and will alter many of the rules that users of the service have come to take for granted. The biggest change comes to the way […]