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  • Unexpected phone calls: “Stop calling me!” Confessions of people who hate answering the phone
    Long Reads

    “Stop calling me!” Confessions of people who hate answering the phone

  • A woman texting on her phone
    Life

    “Sorry, I only just got this!” Why are some people so bad at replying to messages?

  • WhatsApp conversations getting tenser in lockdown? Stop using full stops
    Life

    WhatsApp conversations feeling tense? It’s probably the full stops

Latest Stories

7 genius ways to end an awkward Zoom call
Life

7 genius ways to end an awkward Zoom call

Anyone else ever frozen silently in place, hoping against hope they’ll think your signal has dropped? Just me, then…

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Kayleigh Dray
Published
Mute your phone updates during coronavirus.
Opinion

Social distancing: “Why I’ve muted my WhatsApp groups to protect my mental health”

Anyone else getting 104 notifications a day?

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Working from home: Zoom realities
Life

19 things you only know if you’ve just started using Zoom

It’s time to get comfortable with the mute button.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
It's totally OK to mute your WhatsApp right now.
Life

“Why I love WhatsApp voice notes – through good times and bad”

I love the soothing familiarity of my friends' voices.

Posted by
Charley Ross
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Hollie Richardson
Published

Hate making phone calls? That’s probably about to change

Here's why you should pick up the phone and call you friends, family and colleagues today.

A couple in bed using their phones
Life

WhatsApp dark mode is finally upon us

It’s the most requested feature from WhatsApp users everywhere.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
group chat friendship
Long Reads

How group chat is changing the dynamic of our friendships

We're more connected than ever, but are the constant notifications just another source of stress that's causing us to check out?

Posted by
Katie Bishop
Published
Texting or talking
Life

The great phone debate: are you a texter or talker?

New research shows how much people avoid phone conversations.

Posted by
Stylist Team
Published
New Instagram app
Life

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

They're calling it Thread.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Life

Twitter has called out a toxic dating behaviour that’s the opposite of ghosting

It involves the WhatsApp double blue tick.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Woman laughing on phone
Life

Why WhatsApp might actually be good for your mental health

It turns out social media may not be all bad news after all...

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
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Moya Crockett
Published

“I lived without WhatsApp for 1 week – and this is what I learned”

Number one: people tend to assume there’s some kind of emergency when you call them out of the blue.

The Game of Thrones characters you’re guaranteed to meet at every hen party
Long Reads

The Game of Thrones characters you’re guaranteed to meet at every hen party

When you join the bachelorette WhatsApp group, you win or you die…

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
WhatsApp hack
Life

WhatsApp are urging you to update their app following a cyber-attack

But what’s actually happened?

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Long Reads

The surprising impact your mobile phone is having on your relationships

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

Posted by
Emily Reynolds
Published
Happy Place

Perms, PE and penny sweets: Inside Fearne Cotton’s group chat

The presenter and her friends reminisce about growing up in the Eighties.

Posted by
Fearne Cotton
Published
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

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
People

This is why Katy Perry always drafts her messages before sending them

We need to do this.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published

This new WhatsApp update will finally let you “unsend” messages

*Monkey covering eyes emoji*