Sparks fly over Kazakhstan’s naked flight attendants ad

Warren Fyfe

Image copyright Chocotravel Image caption Gratuitous sexism or clever advertising? A controversial advertising campaign for a Kazakhstan travel company has created a buzz today, generating a lot of reaction across social media. The short clip which aims to promote flights on a travel website has been shared on Facebook more than 71,000 times and viewed [...]

YouTube child protection mechanism ‘failing’

Warren Fyfe

Image copyright Getty Images YouTube’s child protection mechanism is breaking down, according to some of the company’s volunteer watchdogs. There’s a constant anxiety that those seeking to abuse or groom young children will use social media to reach them – and YouTube is aware of the problem. The video-sharing site has a special network of [...]

7 days quiz: What has Tinder asked users to stop sharing?

Warren Fyfe

It’s the weekly news quiz – have you been paying attention to what’s been going on in the world over the past seven days? If you missed last week’s quiz, try it here Picture credits: Getty Images; BBC; AFP Join the conversation – find us on Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-40819577