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If your internet habits only extend as far as checking Facebook or Googling recipes, then you might not have heard of the Streisand Effect. Coined back in 2005, the term refers to an incident where Barbara Streisand tried to remove a picture of her Malibu home from the internet. Rather than achieving it, the exact opposite occurred and it generated way more interest and publicity – and thus was the birth of the phenomenon known

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What do you use social media for? There are nearly 1.4 billion Facebook users and 284 million active Twitter accounts, but what are we using our social media accounts for? There’s the standard social activity of keeping up to date with friends and family; showing off our latest car, child, holiday and pictures of our homemade, carb-free, fat-free, fun-free dinner. Others use social media to keep up to date with the news or the Kardashians, as

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