How We Live Today: A Week without Technology

by Chris Walsh Mission Statement For this week I will give up the following things that modern students rely on: Facebook Twitter Youtube Google (try and stay away from the internet as much as possible) Smartphones I’ve discovered, through surveying my housemates at university (who are quite a diverse bunch), that these are the things …

Online/Offline – By Grace Latter

Why do people make friends online? Why do people sustain friendships online? Why do people value their online peers more highly than their "real life" friends, the ones they see on a daily basis? Social networking is an unavoidable part of modern life. For my generation, it's our oxygen. We spend hours indoors hunched over …

Facebook: a toxic addiction? – By Seb Farris

When I bring to discussion the topic of grumpy old women, while alluding to the monotonous television show aptly taking the name of this subject, many knocked-about names arise out of the open, fetid crypt filled with cackling old bats: Anne Widdecombe, Germaine Greer (shudders run up the spine) and among other darling feminine institutions, …