Facebook Tutorials & How-Tos

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Posted by Robert Irvine on February 16, 2018

Dark websites: The best sites to get started with on the dark web

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Posted by Edward Munn on February 15, 2018

Facebook admits its spam texts to two-factor authentication phone numbers were caused by a bug

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Posted by Edward Munn on February 15, 2018

This video of a baby octopus hatching will leave you mesmerised

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Posted by Alex Lee on February 14, 2018

One million users sign Snapchat update petition, here’s how to delete your Snapchat account for good

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Posted by Alex Lee on February 14, 2018

Gmail’s contextual Smart Reply AI is coming to Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter – here’s how to get it

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Posted by Edward Munn on February 14, 2018

Facebook adds cringeworthy Valentine’s Day feature to Messenger that’s definitely not going to help with dwindling numbers

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 13, 2018

Privacy advocates are in a spin over Facebook’s Onavo Protect VPN tracking your data – but what did they expect?

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on February 13, 2018

Facebook’s spat with Apple is over as the site gears up to roll out paywalls on iOS

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 13, 2018

Facebook’s days may be numbered as UK youth abandon the platform

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 13, 2018

UK develops tool to automatically block extremist content

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Posted by Alphr on February 12, 2018

Bridging​ ​the​ ​generation​ ​gap​ ​between​ ​pupils​ ​and​ ​teachers

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Posted by Edward Munn on February 12, 2018

Consumer-goods giant Unilever threatens to withdraw from Facebook and Twitter

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Posted by Clare Hopping on February 9, 2018

Jeremy Hunt: Social media ‘as dangerous as obesity’

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Posted by William Stanton on February 9, 2018

Facebook “downvote”, the site’s equivalent of a Dislike button, is now available to more users

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Posted by Stewart Mitchell on February 8, 2018

Gagging orders: The internet surveillance nobody can talk about

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 8, 2018

Facebook removes boast that it helped the SNP win big

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 8, 2018

North Korea’s athletes won’t be getting a free Samsung Galaxy Note 8 at the Winter Olympics

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 7, 2018

Researchers used these six critical thinking steps to kill 42 common climate change denialist arguments

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Posted by Alex Lee on February 5, 2018

AI taught to recognise hate speech to fight Twitter trolls

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Posted by Edward Munn on February 5, 2018

Lloyds Banking Group has banned its customers from buying Bitcoin with credit cards

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 5, 2018

Facebook user numbers drop for the first time in history

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Posted by Alex Lee on February 2, 2018

Jeff Bezos: The richest man in the world is now rolling in an extra $20 billion

street_view
Posted by Robert Irvine on February 2, 2018

Turn back time online: See how the web, the cost of living and your neighbourhood have changed

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 31, 2018

Facebook is banning Bitcoin in an effort to crack down on misleading adverts

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 31, 2018

Instagram finally adds post scheduling…kind of

Facebook Privacy Controls and settings
Posted by Alex Lee on January 29, 2018

Facebook’s new privacy centre and principles promise greater control over your data and what you’re sharing on the site

AI artificial intelligence robot
Posted by Lee Bell on January 29, 2018

AI will “kill many jobs”, claims Alibaba’s CEO, and it’s up to tech giants to protect the human race

Google Bulletin app
Posted by Alex Lee on January 26, 2018

Google wants to salvage local news with its Twitter-style reporting app Bulletin

Battery life tips: Boost phone battery life
Posted by William Stanton on January 25, 2018

Eight simple ways to boost your phone’s battery life

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 25, 2018

These are the first monkeys cloned using the “Dolly the sheep” method

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 25, 2018

Davos: Theresa May to call on tech firms to meet “fundamental social responsibilities”

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 24, 2018

Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple wasted $50 million lobbying the Trump administration

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 24, 2018

Facebook buys ID verification startup Confirm.io

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Posted by Edward Munn on January 23, 2018

Facebook admits it has power to “corrode democracy”, pledges to tackle fake news

facebook_tick_time
Posted by Edward Munn on January 23, 2018

Facebook has created a new unit of time called “flicks” – and it’s actually pretty smart

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 21, 2018

Trump and technology: One year in, how much has America’s science and tech scene changed?

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 19, 2018

Donald Trump at one: A continuation of his make-believe reality TV past

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Posted by Alex Lee on January 19, 2018

Microsoft’s new drawing bot is a robo-Salvador Dali – even if it doesn’t mean to be

die_with_me_app_2
Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 19, 2018

Die With Me is the app that lets you chat with strangers as your phones die together

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Posted by Jonathan Bray on January 18, 2018

Nissan Leaf 2018 review: UK’s most popular EV gets better

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 release date, price and specs rumours and news
Posted by William Stanton on January 18, 2018

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 release date, price and specs: Handset could be the first to launch in the UK following deal with Three

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Posted by Alex Lee on January 17, 2018

Google is laying even more subsea cables – one in completely unclaimed territory

skygofree_trojan
Posted by Edward Munn on January 17, 2018

“Skygofree” trojan can intercept your WhatsApp messages

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 16, 2018

Computers now read better than humans: Microsoft and Alibaba’s AI have taken the edge in comprehension tests

skype-for-tablet
Posted by Dale Walker on January 15, 2018

Skype adds end-to-end encryption to the latest Insider Build

best_iphone_ipad_apps_2018
Posted by William Stanton on January 12, 2018

Best iPad and iPhone apps UK 2018: Travelling, dating, learning and more on iOS

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 12, 2018

Bye bye brands: Facebook is pivoting back to friends and family, but should be wary of the law of unintended consequences

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Posted by Alex Lee on January 11, 2018

With ‘Today In’, Facebook wants to be your new local news reporter

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Posted by Emma Sims on January 9, 2018

Japanese scientists just created an AI that can “read” human minds

iOS 12 release date, how to install and iOS 12 features
Posted by William Stanton on January 5, 2018

iOS 12 features: iOS 12 running on half of all Apple devices