Facebook to trial ‘dislike’ button

ARIANA DEELEY Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg has announced the company is currently working on a ‘dislike’ feature for the social networking site. Zuckerberg made the announcement during a live-streamed public Q&A session on Tuesday. "People … [Read more...]

The speech that set social media aflutter

TOM MANN President Barack Obama's speech at the University of Queensland today not only captivated those sitting in the audience, as millions tuned in across the world to hear the United States leader address Australia. The streets in the heart … [Read more...]

Environment Minister’s Q&A has no comment on Climate Change

HANNAH SMITH ABC social media and online forums have have been flooded with derision following Environmental Minister Greg Hunt's appearance on Q&A last night after he refused to comment on his office's new policy on climate … [Read more...]

Australian women wear hijabs in support of Muslim community

AUDREY COURTY Women across Australia and of all faiths are donning the hijab as part of a social media campaign aimed at countering anti-Muslim sentiment. Women in Solidarity with Hijabis (WISH), which now has nearly 29,000 Facebook … [Read more...]

Social media arrives in the courtroom

NICHOLAS MCDONALD The South Australian Supreme Court has allowed journalists and lawyers to use Twitter in court as the justice system begins to embrace the 21st Century. The announcement marks the first time a social media network can be … [Read more...]