Following Friday’s US Supreme Court decision legalising gay marriage across all the States of America, Facebook released a tool that encouraged people express solidarity with a rainbow profile picture. Perhaps a cause for concern, Facebook hasn't denied that it's tracking people that use the tool. Read more >>
I always knew this day would come. The day that Facebook decided my name was not real enough and summarily cut me off from my friends, family and peers and left me with the stark choice between using my legal name or using a name people would know me by.
The bands we used to care about, the people that came and went, the BS and the stuff that actually meant something. Facebook caught it all, and it’s uncanny, being reminded of this every day. But is it healthy?