Social Networking

There are more than thirty powerhouses involved in the social networking phenomenon sweeping the internet at the moment, with undoubtedly Facebook and Twitter leading the charge.

YourLifeChoices shows you how to get involved.

Silver lining for retirees?

older couple working on a laptop together

Silver lining for retirees?

Enforced isolation could lead to promising social and technological advancements for older people.

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What happens online when you die?

What happens to you online when you die?

What happens online when you die?

Knowing how to deactivate online accounts when loved ones die can save you a lot ...

Do you suffer from cyberchondria?

Do you suffer from cyberchondria? Here’s how to fix it

Do you suffer from cyberchondria?

If Dr Google is making you sick with worry, there is help available.

Is this the end of fake news?

Has Facebook found the answer to reining in fake news?

Is this the end of fake news?

Can hiding likes make Facebook fairer and rein in fake news? The science says maybe.

Change your Facebook password

You need to change your Facebook password

Change your Facebook password

Facebook has admitted to leaving the passwords of up to 600 million users readable to ...

Resources

Make social distancing more social

Social distancing doesn’t have to be anti-social.

Social ‘media’

Starting out on social media

With which social media websites should you sign up?

Which should you use?

Understanding acronyms

Drew shares commonly used text chat acronyms and what they mean.

FYI

News

Apple to stop Facebook tracking

Facebook’s ability to automatically track web users comes under attack.

Dead in its tracks

Keep your Facebook account secure

Follow our helpful hints on how to keep your Facebook account secure.

Stay safe online

Facebook implements ‘save’ feature

This new feature allows you to save links that you see on your Facebook to read later.

Find out how to use it.

Tutorials / How To

Connect with the family this Easter

Sharing Easter Day with your loved ones may go a little differently this year.

Traditions and tech

Blocking annoying relatives

Block social media comments and emails from a family member without offending them.

Activate these settings

Facebook cheat sheet

Waste your time more efficiently with our Facebook cheat sheet.

Time better spent

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