Tue, 06 Nov 2018 13:27
Facebook blocks 115 accounts on eve of US election
Facebook said Monday it blocked some 30 accounts on its platform and 85 more on Instagram after police warned they may be linked to "foreign entities" trying to interfere in the US midterm election.
Sun, 04 Nov 2018 16:33
Scammer steals World Series ticket via Instagram photo
Boston Red Sox fan Robbie Johnson, 28, was stopped from watching a game at Fenway Park when his US$650 ticket was discovered to have already been scanned.
Sun, 04 Nov 2018 14:44
Prince Harry shares touching photo of pregnant wife Meghan
Prince Harry has shared a photograph of his wife Meghan Markle cradling her baby bump during a walk through a forest in New Zealand on their recent Pacific royal tour.
Tue, 30 Oct 2018 17:45
Instagram images of Indonesian flight attendant killed in JT 610 crash go viral
Following the Lion Air’s JT 610 crash on Monday in Indonesia, which resulted in the death of all 189 people on board, people took to social media to offer condolences on Instagram of the ill-fated flight's flight attendant who was one of the victims.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 01:00
Prayut gets a taste of acerbic social media as he comes on board
PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha, who previously said his real happiness was staying away from social media, is now fully equipped with the famous platforms Facebook, Twitter, Instagram as well as his personal website, but reaction from netizens might remind him that his first instinct had been the best.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 13:59
Syed Saddiq removes ‘bathtub’ post following backlash
PETALING JAYA: Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman, who posted a photo of himself soaking shirtless in a bathtub on social media, has drawn criticism from Malaysians.
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 14:55
Foreign tourist apologises for doing handstand at Wat Pho
A foreign tourist has apologised on his Instagram page for posting a photo of himself doing a handstand in front of the main Buddha image inside Wat Pho in Phra Nakhon, Bangkok.
Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00
Instagram ramps up battle against bullying
Instagram on Tuesday added more weapons to battle cyber bullying, using artificial intelligence to scan photos for abusive content at the Facebook-owned service.
Tue, 09 Oct 2018 15:42
MotoGP racer slams Thai motorcyclists for riding on Bangkok pavement
A MotoGP racer posted a video clip on his Instagram page on Sunday condemning Thai motorcyclists for riding on a pavement.
Sat, 06 Oct 2018 12:44
Satellite time-lapse shows Palu devastated by 'land tsunami'
On Saturday, National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNBP) spokesperson Sutopo Purwo Nugroho shared a time-lapse of satellite imagery on his Instagram account, showing how liquefaction devastated neighborhoods on Sept. 28 in Palu, Central Sulawesi.
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 13:19
Anwar jogs barefoot on Teluk Kemang beach to jolt his senses
PETALING JAYA: Despite his busy campaign schedule, Port Dickson byelection candidate Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim found time for a little exercise on the beach.
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 10:59
Instagram co-founders resigning: report
Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger are leaving the smartphone photo-sharing service bought by Facebook six years ago for a billion dollars, the New York Times reported late Monday citing unnamed sources.
Sat, 22 Sep 2018 01:00
‘Instagram holidays’ get Nigerians travelling
Tourism is in its infancy in an African national largely devoid of wildlife - but there are charms
to nurture it
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
MM Social aims to rival Facebook, Instagram in Myanmar
MYANMAR people’s thirst for a 100 per cent local social network platform like Facebook will be satisfied by the recent launch of MM Social developed by young technicians, Yan Naing Myint, founder and managing director of MM Social Zone Co, said.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 14:19
Art over the moon for mooncakes
Phannapast Thaychamethakool, whose fanciful illustrations have been commissioned by such big names as Gucci and Instagram, has designed 200 exclusive boxes for the Peninsula Bangkok to fill with mooncakes.