Boys, your privilege is showing: the male response to the new Facebook friends icon

Design Manager at Facebook, Caitlin Winner, noticed that in the old Facebook friends icon, the woman glyph was positioned behind the man – and that she was a slightly smaller silhouette at that too. She didn’t like this, and decided to change it: ‘as a woman, educated at a women’s college, it was hard not to […]

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Happy Birthday Lauren!

Happy 25th Birthday cheeky chops! Because you’re so far away, I can’t give you an actual present – so I decided to write one instead. With the help of the internet, Facebook friends and my mother (soap fan number 1), here’s a catch up on stuff from England. But just before I go into that […]

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