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Russia-Ukraine: As Ukraine enlists underground hackers to fight the Kremlin's Sandworm, should we fear Russia's cyber attacks?

 

The Scotsman, February 2022

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Collapse of Nvidia’s $40bn acquisition of Arm will protect competition, but SoftBank’s Plan B may backfire on post-Brexit Britain

 

The Scotsman, February 2022

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Spotify crying 'content moderation' on Joe Rogan Covid misinformation falls flat

 

The Scotsman, February 2022

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Regulation efforts against Big Tech are gearing up, but is it too late to rein in the tech giants?

 

The Scotsman, December 2021

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Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram's outage showed the cost of letting Big Tech monopolies rule the online landscape

 

The Scotsman, October 2021

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The young socialists who campaigned for a Labour government in 2019 are right to feel betrayed

August 2020

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Why Netflix's The Big Flower Fight is so much more than a Bake Off with flowers

Digital Spy, May 2020

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Why houseplants mean so much to millennials

The Skinny, January 2020

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Pride and Prejudice: What Pride means in 2019

 

The Skinny, July 2019

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SWERF politics gaining power in U.K. is a cause for concern

Screen Shot, July 2019

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Call Me By Your Star Sign: On Love & Astrology

The Skinny, March 2019

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Inside the murky world of social media moderation

More and more social media content moderators are coming out with horror stories about their workplaces. I explore the reality of moderating for big tech and the demand for better treatment of social media moderators.

For The Skinny, November 2020

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The LGBTQ+ club nights thriving in lockdown

With dancefloors placed out of bounds by coronavirus, a look at some of the LGBTQ+ club nights bringing queer communities together by the light of the computer screen

For The Skinny, Aug 2020

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Fall where they may: Tarot in the internet age

For The Skinny, Oct. 2019.

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How the UK 'Porn Block' could damage sex education

For The Skinny, July 2019

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Panic at the Porno: Moral panics and amateur porn

I examine the moral panic surrounding the amateur adult industry, and explain why I sometimes feel torn when it comes to porn. Contains graphic descriptions.

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#Eatingclean: The Impossible Dream

From açaí to chia, gojis to yogis, Deviance takes a look into the perceived glamour of eating clean on Instagram

For The Skinny, 2017

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Lil Miquela: challenging perceptions of reality on Instagram

for The Student