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Twitter Fever, Who is the Most Followed?

Twitter is undeniably one of the most popular social media sites today. While Facebook has been in the business much longer and may have more users than its rival, the fact is that the Twitter age has already begun and neither you nor Facebook can...

Polling perspective

Think the US election coverage is too serious? Satirical content provides the antidote… The US presidential election is going down to the wire. At time of writing, Barack Obama has secured 78 Electoral College votes, while his Republican...

Meet the virus spreader

An Aussie student is responsible for some of the most politically charged – and funniest – viral content What does an Oxford post-grad law student have in common with a viral video maestro? Not much – unless you count the fact that they are the same...

Out of control?

People are dying because social media has taken free speech to new levels Governments are starting to fear it. Police forces and security agencies around the world monitor it. Here in Australia, Attorney-General Nicola Roxon wants to be able to...

Advantage Obama

The US election promises to be a hard-fought contest, with social media and online content a major battleground If we were in any doubt that election time in America was slowly creeping up on us (and, let’s face it, with the length of campaigns...