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Facejacked 4: On Stranger Tides

My face got stolen again, along with my name this time, on a YouTube channel dedicated to HTML and "crunking up".

By 4 February 2013


Facejacked 3: Citizens on Patrol

In a surprise twist, there's one final addendum to the story of how my face was stolen for a Facebook ad and then returned.

By 18 January 2013


Facejacked 2: Electric Boogaloo

My headshot got stolen and used for a Facebook ad. I complained and got a response — but it wasn't the one I was expecting.

By 17 January 2013


I got Facejacked!

I found a Facebook app that was using my photo to promote its product, and tried to report it. Hilarity ensued.

By 16 January 2013


2013: Nic's best picks of the year

Pirates, robots and wearable tech: all of 2013 distilled down to Nic's picks for the five finest technologies, moments and events.

By 28 December 2013


Does Facebook police its advertising guidelines?

Facebook has a long list of clear guidelines on what it deems is appropriate advertising, so why are there so many ads breaching them?

By 16 April 2013