Following the huge success of Meelah Adams and Erdal Ceylan's Selfie From Hell, I had a think about the modern horror movies that use social media as a tool for terror.
In the noughties era of tech, it was phones (One Missed Call), television (Ring), games (Stay Alive) and reality shows (My Little Eye) that were out to get us.
No longer are the days where they have to tediously develop a relationship with you and your child to groom your child for sexual abuse (although that still happens).With the popularity and rise in use of online text-based communications came the emergence of a new texting language, tailored to the immediacy and compactness of these new communication media.Today, text and chat abbreviations are used in many of the following online communications Facebook, Twitter, instant messaging, email, online gaming services, chat rooms and discussion boards.They think he's only a little older than they are, and the bolder of the two friends goes out to meet him. Then her friend goes looking for her and finds answers best left alone. Released: 2012Main Social Media Featured: Chatroulette Smiley is an urban legend; a guy with a horribly mutilated face who "did it for the lulz." A surprisingly effective slasher with a striking villain for millennial horror fans.Released: 2013 Main Social Media Featured: Facebook, a.k.a.