What is social trading?

Stock, currency and commodity traders have long kept their insights and ideas to themselves, but information-sharing on dedicated platforms is enabling others to make money by copying or monitoring their actions

Five ways to help ‘fix’ Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg, the Facebook chief who vowed to protect users from abuse, hate and political interference, gets some advice on how to fix the social network

‘My feeling of isolation’

George Pepper was 22 when he was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. In the first 15 months after diagnosis, he experienced seven relapses and needed the support of his peers – so George created the social network Shift.ms to enable young people with MS to connect