Prominent British Asians have a cultural history of debunking stereotypes by hyperbolically playing up to them in public spaces
The company is now far more than just a social network and has blown Wall Street away with its latest results. But should we be concerned about its growing power?
The Independent speaks to the blogger whose pictures sent followers disappearing from her page as she returns with a new app and book about anxiety and womanhood
He says it can distract nuns from their religious duties and their life of contemplation
Should social sharing be encouraged or is art now just a tool for our narcissism? Come for the photo-op but stay for the masterpieces, says Holly Williams
The app wants its users to share one-second 'moments'
The Chinese government has stepped up its offensive against online critics in recent years and citizens have drawn their battle lines
Swipe right for career opportunities
Young people are increasingly falling victim to ID theft. Felicity Hannah has been finding out why
Social media can get you in a professional pickle. Use it wisely, says Jessica Moore
You don't need them anyway
A Belgian court has ruled that Facebook can track users whether they're logged in or not
Labour MP Stella Creasy was found to be the most approachable with 11 per cent of women and 8 per cent of men agreeing
The comedian was rebuked for weighing into the debate even though he grew up in Australia
80% believe it’s harder to get a job today than it was for their parents, yet still have unrealistic career expectations
This weekend an account was spotted sending screenshots of 'blasphemous' tweets to the Dubai police and calling for action, after a 16-year-old girl rewrote a passage of the Quran to include a slang term for vaginas