SOCIAL MEDIA | Instagram Influencer Gets Four Years In Prison For Illegal Cosmetic Procedures

A German Instagram influencer has been sentenced to four years in prison for conducting illegal beauty treatments. Michael Rehaag, a spokesperson at the district court in Bochum, told CNN the 29-year-old woman confessed to injecting hyaluronic acid as “filler” into the lips and noses of at least 35 women. The pregnant social media star, who … Continue reading SOCIAL MEDIA | Instagram Influencer Gets Four Years In Prison For Illegal Cosmetic Procedures

INNOVATE | They Left Facebook To Make An App That Will Spice Up Your Instagram Stories

The lead developers behind social media tools like Instagram Stories and Boomerang left their jobs to build new features for the very tools they created. A group of former Instagram and Facebook employees have rolled out a new app called Chroma Stories that capitalizes on social media trends at a pace far faster than what’s … Continue reading INNOVATE | They Left Facebook To Make An App That Will Spice Up Your Instagram Stories

ENTERTAINMENT | Jennifer Aniston Broke Instagram With Her Debut

MILAN/ITALY - - Jennifer Aniston’s debut on Instagram started with a bang – by crashing the app. There were so many people excited to finally follow her that it caused issues for the platform. “We are aware that some people were having issues following Jen’s profile”, a spokesperson for Facebook, which owns Instagram, said in … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT | Jennifer Aniston Broke Instagram With Her Debut

SOCIAL MEDIA | Facebook Is Rolling Out A Test To Hide Your Likes

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – For the past decade, “likes” had been the chief currency of Facebook. It’s the way we’ve determined how many people think out babies are cute, believe our jokes are funny and recognize our new jobs are impressive. Facebook itself  has been so synonymous with likes that the thumbs up icon for … Continue reading SOCIAL MEDIA | Facebook Is Rolling Out A Test To Hide Your Likes

SPORT | F1 Leader Hamilton No Longer A Follower On Instagram

MILAN, ITALY, September 21, 2019 - Lewis Hamilton leads the way in Formula One and the Mercedes driver is not a follower on social media platform Instagram either after changing his routine. The Briton told reporters on Thursday that a decision to delete all the account he follows had made a significant difference to his … Continue reading SPORT | F1 Leader Hamilton No Longer A Follower On Instagram

SOCIAL MEDIA INFLUENCERS: Have We Stopped Believing?

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA - Last month, Nashville Instagrammer Tiffany Mitchell posted photographs of herself lying by the side of the road. She wrote that they were taken following a motorbike accident. But after an initial wave of sympathy from her (then) 211,000 followers, the doubtful comments began to trickle in. and then the floodgates truly … Continue reading SOCIAL MEDIA INFLUENCERS: Have We Stopped Believing?

SOCIAL MEDIA | Facebook And Instagram To Restrict Content Related To Alcohol, Tabacoo And E-Cigarettes

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia  - Facebook will unveil a new policy on Wednesday to restrict sales and limit content related to alcohol and tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, a company spokeswoman tells CNN broadcasting. The new policy will prohibit all private sales, trades, transfers and gifting of alcohol and tobacco  products on Facebook and Instagram, the spokeswoman … Continue reading SOCIAL MEDIA | Facebook And Instagram To Restrict Content Related To Alcohol, Tabacoo And E-Cigarettes