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April 23, 2015 4:21 PM Floyd Mayweather and 50 Cent end bitter feud ahead of Manny Pacquiao fight

Boxing champ Floyd Mayweather and rapper 50 Cent have finally ended their ongoing and highly-publicised feud. Following their major falling out in August 2014, the 39-year-old rapper has been pictured visiting Mayweather, 38, in Las Vegas as he trained for his upcoming fight against Manny Pacquiao. 50 shared a photo of himself posing with the boxer on Instagram 7

April 23, 2015 4:16 PM Call to extend revenge porn laws

New revenge porn laws should be extended to cover the cruel craze of "upskirting", experts have said. Technology companies should also shoulder greater responsibility in clamping down on those who spread revenge porn, described as sexually or explicitly images shared without the consent of the victim. The new law was enacted on April 13, after months 12

April 22, 2015 7:37 PM Someone has already created a song trolling Liverpool’s Steven Gerrard over FA Cup final absence

It’s inevitable that, at some point during the FA Cup final between Arsenal and Aston Villa, a song will be sung about Liverpool’s Steven Gerrard not being there. If his slip against Chelsea has taught us anything, it’s that rival fans are more than happy to launch into chants about Gerrard during games he’s not even in – particularly when that game happens 13

April 22, 2015 12:31 PM Top Gear's Final Jeremy Clarkson Shows Will Attract Record Viewing Figures, Bookies Predict As BBC Confirms Screenings

Not only that, but bookies are predicting these final chances to see Clarkson centre stage with regular acolytes Richard Hammond and James May will attract record viewing figures for the show, and they're also offering odds on the release of a commemorative collector's edition DVD. For example, Paddy Power is currently offering odds of 5/1 that the last show will attract 10

April 22, 2015 7:32 AM Emoji users are trolling all their friends with phantom aliens, thanks to iOS 8.3 update

Emoji users across the globe have been left traumatised after updating their Apple devices to iOS 8.3. While the masses were initially thrilled to have a new range of inclusive, ethnically diverse emojis at their finger tips, they were soon plagued by bizarre responses from their insta-friends and family. ‘Are you trying to say my baby looks like an alien 13

April 21, 2015 6:48 PM Twitter goes all high-school principal on cyber-bullies, vile trolls

New policies to cut down on abuse turn social network into a classroom Twitter has gone into full high-school principal mode in an effort to cut down on trolling and harassment on its social network. A day after it announced that anyone can send you direct messages if you opt in, thus opening the door to harassment, Twitter has come up with several "upgrades" 11

April 21, 2015 5:05 PM Twitter expands threats policy, may lock accounts in aim to limit abuse

Social network says previous policy on violent threats was "unduly narrow." Also, it will suspend accounts or force users to delete tweets if they engage in abusive behavior. Twitter has announced policy changes that the company hopes will limit abuse on its social network. Twitter has updated its policy pertaining to violent threats to include "promot[ing] 10

April 21, 2015 3:22 PM Twitter brings in ‘troll detector’ to stop abuse

Twitter is to shield its users from abusive tweets for the first time, as it responds to accusations that it has failed to combat trolling and bullying. The social network today switched on a new anti-abuse tool that automatically detects abusive tweets and hides them from their intended target. Social networks have long been criticised for failing to deal with abuse 8

April 20, 2015 12:17 PM Algorithm spots internet trolls after 5 posts, offers 80% accuracy

Forums are great places for internet users to discuss the topics of the day or for many other types of discussions and exchanges of information. The quality of a site forum and knowledge exchanged within can help bring it high esteem. However forums can easily deteriorate from being informative and pleasant places to visit - to become the hosts of poisoned 11

April 19, 2015 4:42 PM Sunderland fans troll Newcastle by flying ‘five in a row’ derby banner over St James’ Park

After beating Newcastle 1-0 in the Tyne-Wear derby, Sunderland have now won the last five matches between the pair. Jermain Defoe’s winner left Sunderland fans delighted, and they’ve shown how much they enjoyed it by hiring a plane to fly over a banner mocking the Magpies. A group of supporters on a popular Sunderland forum clubbed together to fly a ‘five 9