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    This heartwarming Twitter campaign is helping people beat loneliness at Christmas

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New Instagram app
Life

Instagram is launching a new “intimate” app, and we’re intrigued

They're calling it Thread.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

The Good News Report: 5 seriously uplifting stories that went viral this week

This week, a blind hedgehog was miraculously reunited with his owners after being stolen – and a woman's act of kindness inspired Twitter.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

The Good News Report: 5 seriously uplifting stories that went viral this week

This week, one best friend went the extra mile to make sure a proposal was as special as possible – and a woman reunited with her childhood hero on Twitter.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

18 places to find joy on the internet in an increasingly dark digital world

Time to add some carefree fun to your feeds.

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Alicia Lutes
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Christobel Hastings
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The internet is divided over this fashion influencer’s viral marriage proposal

The "surprise adventure" turned out to be anything but

People

These 7 inspiring women have shared truly brilliant 10 year challenges

“Getting older is the BEST”

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Megan Murray
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Life

Why this man’s surprising response to a Reddit #AskWomen thread has gone viral

“I’m not ‘mansplaining’ or trying to discount how you might feel – I’m offering a perspective that might help…”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

What is cyberhoarding and how does it affect your mental health?

Experts are calling for more research into internet-specific mental health conditions.

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Natasha Preskey
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People

This incredible online writing course is now taught by Margaret Atwood

Sign us up!

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Emily Reynolds
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People

Jameela Jamil wants you to follow these 3 social media accounts

The actor gave us her best advice on purging your feeds of negativity

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Megan Murray
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Visible Women

Meet the physicist on a mission to change perceptions of women in science

Dr Jess Wade writes Wikipedia biographies of female scientists – and wants to get a book debunking anti-women science into every UK state school

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Moya Crockett
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Emily Reynolds
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The surprising impact your mobile phone is having on your relationships

Group chats, voice notes, online forums: how is technology affecting modern intimacy?

Long Reads

What our daughters need to know about growing up online

How should we teach young people about the digital world?

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Kim Easton-Smith
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Life

Bali is switching off its internet to allow people time for ‘quiet reflection’

The island’s internet providers will go dark for 24 hours in honour of an ancient festival.

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Moya Crockett
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People

Jennifer Garner has her say on that meme people made about her

Her response to the now iconic Oscars moment is almost as funny as the meme itself

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Kayleigh Dray
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Long Reads

Everything you need to know about Vero, the new app influencers are flocking to

Welcome to your comprehensive cheat sheet to the most talked about new app

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Life

Anti-abortion groups are smuggling adverts into Google searches

Sponsored results lead to pages linking abortion with breast cancer

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Life

We should all celebrate the deletion of ‘Deepfake’ celebrity porn videos

It’s a rare sign of online platforms stepping in to protect women.

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Moya Crockett
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Megan Murray
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The one thing we all do everyday that makes us unhappy

You're doing it right now...

Life

Facebook denies listening to your real-life conversations

Many people report seeing ads on Facebook related to conversations they’ve had in real life

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Moya Crockett
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