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11 Mar 2018


Instagram, Snapchat remove Giphy feature due to a racist GIF

Instagram and Snapchat have temporarily disabled the Giphy sticker features from their respective apps after users reported of an extremely racist GIF option that could be added to the stories or images.

07 Mar 2018


BlackBerry sues Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram over messaging patent infringement

BlackBerry has filed a lawsuit in a Los Angeles Federal Court against social media network Facebook and its two biggest social media subsidiaries WhatsApp and Instagram over patent infringement of its messaging technology.

06 Mar 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo

Priya Prakash earning a whopping amount from her Instagram posts

Popularity and market value go hand in hand, proved Priya Prakash Varrier.

06 Mar 2018


Instagram's code reveals unreleased voice and video calling features

According to media reports, Instagram's code hides several files that point to a possibility of the photo-sharing app launching voice and video calling features in the near future.

03 Mar 2018

Fashion Tips

Meet Giana, an 8-year-old Texan artist taking Instagram by storm

If one was to list all the cool+talented Instagram kids, Giana would make it to the top bracket.

25 Feb 2018

Kylie Jenner

Kylie to launch new make-up line inspired by daughter Stormi

Reality TV star and entrepreneur, Kylie Jenner who recently gave birth to a baby girl is now planning to launch a new cosmetics line inspired by her daughter, Stormi Webster.

25 Feb 2018


Decoding the Kardashian business model: What makes them so successful?

One disgruntled tweet by Kylie Jenner about Snapchat and its market value dips by $1.3 billion. This is what power looks like in the age of social media.

24 Feb 2018


Singer Ankit marries the girl his granny met on train

Singer Ankit Tiwari married the love of his life, Pallavi Shukla in a ceremony attended by their close friends and family members in Kanpur.

23 Feb 2018


Snapchat launches ability to add GIFs to photos and videos

Snapchat has launched a new feature on iOS that allows users to add GIFs to their snaps and stories.

21 Feb 2018


Spin ace Kuldeep Yadav's Instagram account hacked

One of the superstars for India in the ODI series against Proteas, Kuldeep Yadav has seen his stock rise with his record-breaking performances in South Africa.

15 Feb 2018


'Oru Adaar Love' director refutes objections over Priya's viral song

After catching the entire nation's fancy, Priya's viral song 'Manikya Malaraya Poovi' became the subject matter of a huge controversy.

03 Feb 2018

Social Media

Easy hacks to help you boost your Instagram presence

With Instagram building credibility as the frontrunner among media-sharing apps, users are increasingly trying to find ways to step up their game.

31 Jan 2018


Ever heard of divorce goals? Raghu Ram shows you how

All our lives we have heard about friendship goals, relationship goals but never of divorce goals until we came across TV host Raghu Ram's Instagram post.

23 Jan 2018


Prateik Babbar gets engaged to girlfriend Sanya Sagar

The only son of veteran actor Raj Babbar and late actress Smita Patil, Prateik Babbar got engaged to his longtime girlfriend Sanya Sagar in Lucknow on Monday.

11 Jan 2018


The mysterious case of F1 superstar Hamilton & social media

Four-time Formula One champion, Lewis Hamilton has mysteriously disappeared from social media leaving the press and 11 million followers wondering what the British driver is up to.

10 Jan 2018


Anushka Sharma doesn't look like a Pari in 'Pari'

After spending some heavenly moments in various parts of the world, Anushka is all set to resume shooting of her pending films 'Zero' and 'Sui Dhaaga'.

08 Jan 2018


Anushka is back to India; Team 'Zero' has the best-surprise

After having a fairytale wedding in Tuscany, two grand receptions in Delhi and Mumbai, a heavenly honeymoon in Finland and accompanying Virat to Cape Town, Anushka Sharma is back to the grind to resume shooting for 'Zero', her next big film with Shah Rukh Khan and Katrina Kaif.

04 Jan 2018


You can soon post Instagram Stories directly on WhatsApp!

Facebook-owned popular image sharing platform Instagram is soon rolling out a feature to allow users to post Instagram Stories directly as a WhatsApp Status.

01 Jan 2018


10 people dead overnight, Iran protests getting out of hand?

The situation in Iran seems to be getting out of hand as anti-government protests are sweeping across the country.

01 Jan 2018


Iran bans Instagram, Telegram amid protests

Iran has moved to ban Instagram and Telegram following four days of anti-establishment protests which were reportedly organized through social media.

12 Dec 2017


What is the net worth of brand Virushka?

Anushka Sharma has finally taken home Virat Kohli, India's most eligible bachelor, in a dreamy Tuscan wedding on December 11.

01 Dec 2017


Over 25 million businesses are now active on Instagram!

Facebook's photo-sharing app, Instagram, announced its platform now home to over 25-million businesses, a remarkable rise from 15-million in July this year.

22 Nov 2017


With $22 million earnings, Kendall Jenner named 2017's highest-paid model

For the first time in 15 years, Gisele Bundchen has lost her top spot on Forbes list of highest-paid models.

02 Nov 2017


Third-quarter Results: Facebook reports best quarter while Tesla, the worst!

Facebook posted its third-quarter earnings, and it looks like the social media giant has had its best quarter so far.

08 Oct 2017

Social Media

Instagram's latest feature: Poll users on your story!

Good news for Instagram users: the latest update has an exciting feature. You can now poll other users to know their opinions on your stories!

31 Aug 2017


Private details of celebs stolen from Instagram

Hackers have attacked Instagram and accessed contact details of "a number of" stars including their phones numbers and email addresses, the social network confirmed.

28 Jul 2017


Project Insight: Your Facebook/Instagram post can soon detect tax frauds

Data analytics is one of the most lucrative career options in today's age. But most Indians probably weren't expecting the government's plans with it.

27 Jul 2017


Facebook's financial report shows solid growth, strong sales numbers

Beating analysts' estimates social media platform Facebook has reported a solid quarter banking on the demand for its mobile ads and the ability to garner new users with its suite of apps.

26 Jul 2017


Facebook is going bullish on Instagram's revenue potential

Facebook threw a curve ball when it, without any prior notice, decided to report solely GAAP earnings last quarter.

18 Jun 2017


Beyonce and Jay Z welcome twins to their family

Songstress Beyonce Knowles and her rapper husband Jay Z (Shawn Corey Carter) have reportedly welcomed the newest members, a set of twins, to the Carter family.

15 Jun 2017


Facebook makes GIFs available for comments

To mark the 30th anniversary of the GIF, Facebook has introduced a new feature enabling users to add GIFs to comments.

23 May 2017


Deepika Padukone the most followed Bollywood actress on Instagram

Deepika Padukone has maintained her status quo as one of the top actresses of India, even on social media. She is now the most followed Bollywood actress on Instagram, with 17.5mn followers!

28 Apr 2017


Instagram hits the 700 million user mark

Facebook-owned photo and video sharing platform Instagram just reached the milestone of having 700 million monthly active users.

20 Apr 2017


Katy Perry faces Indians' wrath after Goddess Kali post

Angry Indians have unleashed their wrath on American singer Katy Perry after she posted a photo of Goddess Kali on Instagram with the caption, "current mood."

18 Apr 2017


Bengaluru Police now on Instagram

Tech-savvy Bengaluru Police are doing everything in their power to ensure dissemination of their campaigns and important messages through social media.

18 Apr 2017

Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar makes a fan's day; replies to his letter

'God of Cricket' Sachin Tendulkar surprised a fan by posting a reply on Instagram to his hand-written letter.

14 Apr 2017


Facebook beating Snapchat at its own game?

In eight months, Instagram's new Snapchat-copied feature 'Stories' has attracted 200mn users, compared to the 161mn Snapchat managed to gain in five years.

02 Apr 2017


Snapchat takes swift jab at Instagram on April Fool's day

Mark Zuckerberg has apparently decided to turn both Facebook and Instagram, into Snapchat clones.

Report uncovers 'money-flipping' Instagram scam

A report published by ZeroFox, an online security company specializing in social media, uncovered how Instagram is being used by 'money-flipping' scammers to leech money off their victims.

23 Aug 2016

San Francisco

Algorithm to diagnose depression from Instagram photos developed

Researchers from Harvard and the University of Vermont claimed Instagram photos could be used to diagnose depression and mental illnesses at a very early stage.