Children as young as two are using social media, research from charity Barnardo’s has suggested.
Tourists new to visiting Britain, from London to the Scottish Highlands, are explaining the quirks that shocked them the most when they visited.
Work experience, internships and volunteering can be good stepping stones to begin a career, but some assigned tasks during this time can be a little odd.
Arsenal hero Thierry Henry described former teammate and fellow ‘invincible’ Jose Antonio Reyes as a “wonderful player, superb team mate and exceptional human being” after the 35-year-old died in a car crash.
Catherine of Aragon trended on Twitter on Thursday, with the source of the “trend” leaving many social media users puzzled.
McDonald’s has created a tiny replica of one of its restaurants, too small for any human to eat there.
Skye’s popularity has gone viral after the island was revealed as one of the most popular hashtags on social media site Instagram.
A Spice Girls fan has listed the original Union Jack bus from the 1997 film Spice World on Airbnb for two overnight stays.
People across social media have been sharing the hashtag #YouKnowMe in protest at a restrictive bill in Alabama that blocks abortion in most cases.
Manchester City’s Premier League champions were quickly on social media to celebrate their success after a 4-1 win at Brighton secured the title on the final day of the season.
A woman who was insulted on a dating app for her choice of dress got the last laugh when retailer ASOS responded by making her a model on their website.
Social media companies have agreed to help fund a new initiative to tackle self-harm content on their sites, following a summit in London, Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said.
Social media giants have pledged hundreds of thousands of pounds to the Samaritans charity in a bid to rid the internet of self-harm videos and other damaging material, Health Secretary Matt Hancock said.
A group of friends from Lincoln, Alabama, has gone viral for inviting an elderly woman sitting alone to their table to share a meal.
Snapchat has managed to make a small increase on the size of its user base, reporting narrowed net losses as the company edges a step closer to achieving profitability.
Twitter has reported growth in revenue but saw monthly active users drop by six million on this time last year, the firm’s latest financial results show.
Rahul Mandal, the winner of the ninth series of The Great British Bake Off (GBBO), thanked his colleagues for their friendship as he posted an Easter cake photo on Instagram.
Fans of K-pop band BTS have welcomed a new member after a video of a musician playing the trumpet along to his daughter’s music went viral.
Police in Merseyside and the north-east are working with increasing sophistication to tackle the depredations of organised criminal gangs.
A photograph of a man and child playing in front of Notre Dame an hour before the cathedral caught fire on Monday evening has inspired a search online for the subjects.
One in four young people admits to struggling to respond to calls, texts and social media notifications, a survey has found.
Student Ciara Gan from the Philippines is being likened to a “Disney princess” after photos of her hand-made graduation dress went viral on Twitter.
An energised baggage handler was spotted doing press-ups between loads while working in the hold of a plane at Manchester Airport.
Israel Folau faces a showdown with Australian rugby chiefs after posting anti-gay views on social media.
If you’re a regular on Twitter, you’ll know that jokes and memes crafted from punctuation marks have taken off in recent years, and the latest to trend on the platform is a heart rate monitor intended to express your most intense feelings.
The Open University is urging former and current students and staff in Scotland to share stories of how the institution has affected their lives as it celebrates its 50th anniversary.
People with autism, as well as charities and advocates, have been spreading support and awareness of the condition using the hashtag #WorldAutismAwarenessDay.
Psychiatrists must consider the impact of social media on all the children they assess for mental health problems, experts have said.
A make-up artist from the Netherlands has received praise online for creating a robotic style that appears to have come straight out of an iPhone.
Police in LA have issued a statement after residents were left confused by what appeared to be a large meteor streaking through the sky.
Little Mix’s Jesy Nelson has said she is doing her latest project, a documentary for the BBC exploring body image and mental health, because she “wants to make a change and a difference to other people’s lives”.
No-one reported the video of the Christchurch terror attack while it was being streamed live, Facebook has said.