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Social media urged to suspend political advertising

Lawmakers hear of "dire consequences" if online political advertising is not properly regulated....

Social media urged to suspend political advertising

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Facebook under pressure to follow Twitter by banning political advertising on social media platform Facebook has been urged to follow fellow social media giant Twitter in banning political advertising from its platform....
04:52, 2019-10-31

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg said the social media platform doesn't run political ads 'for the money' but for 'political discourse' Greg Sandoval/Business Insider Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg said that the social media platform doesn't run political ads for money, as it is a "very...
08:32, 2019-10-23

Trump rolls out tool to submit suspicions of 'political bias' on social media President Trump's administration rolled out a new tool on Wednesday, calling on the public to help identify social media accounts that may be subject...
03:56, 2019-05-16

Twitter to ban paid political advertising; unpaid political screaming presumably still okay It’s an ongoing, complicated, and frequently “Fuck it”-inducing truth of modern living that social media intersects in nigh-infinite, mostly depressi...
03:08, 2019-10-31

Trump poised to hold social media summit without social media companies President Trump's forum on social media may occur without the participation of the tech firms he accuses of squelching speech and sapping his followe...
06:36, 2019-07-04

Twitter to ban all political advertising Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says the reach of political messages "should be earned, not bought"....
22:36, 2019-10-30

Twitter announces ban on all political advertising Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey tweeted the change Wednesday, saying the company is recognizing that advertising on social media offers an unfair level of ta...
21:28, 2019-10-30

Twitter's ban on political advertising won't end the scrutiny This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already hav...
15:08, 2019-11-01

Twitter announces plan to ban all political advertising Twitter will ban political advertising on its platform from next month, in a move which will heap pressure onto Facebook....
22:08, 2019-10-30

Twitter to stop running all political advertising: CEO Twitter will stop running political and issue-based ads, the company’s CEO Jack Dorsey announced on Wednesday. “We’ve made the decision t...
21:32, 2019-10-30

Mark Zuckerberg Says It’s Not Facebook’s Job to Set the Rules for Political Advertising Facebook’s job is to strengthen its defenses against political interference — not to set the rules around political advertising, the comp...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Twitter to ban all political advertising, raising pressure on Facebook Social network’s move comes as Facebook faces controversy over ads that promote misinformationTwitter will ban all political advertising, the company...
21:32, 2019-10-30

Tiktok bans political and advocacy advertising from its platform TikTok announced Thursday that it is banning all political ads, a move that sets it apart from other social media platforms that have become destinat...
03:36, 2019-10-04

General Election 2019: Facebook takes down 'political' advertising The ads highlighted spending of £25m in certain towns - and all those places have marginal constituencies....
11:40, 2019-11-02

Social Media, Social Mood and the Coming Chorus of "More Harm Than Good!" Because tech stocks remain a focal point of public enthusiasm, the sector continues to provide valuable clues about society's progress from optimism ...
22:44, 2019-05-28

Video Ads in Social Media 2019: Why Creators Are in Demand on Social Properties – and What It Means for YouTube At Business Insider Intelligence, our mission is to bring you the most important insights, data and analysis from the digital world. So when we come ...
17:40, 2019-11-04

Raptors telecast to be thick with political advertising as duelling groups attack Trudeau, Scheer Ads during the NBA Finals are expected to reach an audience of some 10 million or more Canadians....
21:12, 2019-06-10

Facebook and Google urged to ban political ads before UK election Letter calls for suspension until after vote due to lack of time to reform online advertising rulesGeneral election news – live updatesThe UK does no...
16:00, 2019-11-04

The perils of trading social interaction for social media ESTES PARK, Colorado — I often say that what happens on Twitter isn’t a reflection of American life in the real world....
06:52, 2019-08-18

Digital Display Advertising 2019: Nine Trends to Know for This Year's Media Plan At Business Insider Intelligence, our mission is to bring you the most important insights, data and analysis from the digital world. So when we come ...
18:44, 2019-09-28

DR Congo political leaders urged to support ‘winds of change’ Recent positive trends could help transform the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) into a stable country, the head of the UN operation there told...
20:20, 2019-10-09

Australia's political parties urged to act as UN panel issues grim extinction warning Environmentalists say Australia should be at the forefront of a global deal to save natureAustralia’s major political parties are facing calls to exp...
15:44, 2019-05-06

Key stories from Advertising Week, Verizon shedding MapQuest, and how Vox Media's New York magazine acquisition will fuel its growth Getty ImagesHello! Welcome to the Advertising and Media Insider newsletter. I'm Tanya Dua, a senior advertising reporter filling in for Lucia this we...
23:28, 2019-10-01

Social care: Homeowners urged to pay £30,000 towards care by downsizing People who can afford it should pay up to £30,000 by downsizing or releasing equity, report says....
12:04, 2019-04-29

How to Tell What Everyone Is Talking About on Social Media If you combine FOMO with aphasia, you get the feeling of going on Twitter or Reddit or Facebook, seeing everyone clearly talking about something, but...
20:00, 2019-10-22

How social media is changing comedy Social media changed many aspects of modern life, but how has it impacted traditional stand-up comedy?...
02:24, 2019-04-15

Uganda: One year of social media tax The introduction of a social media tax a year ago in Uganda caused an outcry from government critics and rights groups. And today, even some of the s...
17:16, 2019-07-20

When the Prescription for Teens is More Social Media, not Less Treatments for children with anxiety and depression increasingly push them to navigate Instagram and Snapchat to build relationships with their peers...
17:48, 2019-10-28

#ItsOver: Going Through a Divorce on Social Media All breakups are tough but divorce can be particularly searing for 20-somethings who have showcased their marriage on Instagram and Twitter....
17:24, 2019-08-28

Sri Lanka attacks: The ban on social media Is the ban a sign of things to come for social media firms unable to halt the spread of misinformation?...
13:44, 2019-04-23

Genetics research gets help from social media (Reuters Health) - Researchers have harnessed the power of social media to build a genetic database, according to a new report....
21:44, 2019-06-17

Why Jennifer Aniston Says No to Social Media As Jennifer Aniston put it to InStyle, "I know when I'm comfortable with something [or someone], and I know when I'm not." While the star was talki...
17:40, 2019-09-04

#It'sOver: Going Through a Divorce on Social Media All breakups are tough but divorce can be particularly searing for 20-somethings who have showcased their marriage on Instagram and Twitter....
16:52, 2019-08-28

Celebrity couples who met on social media From flirting on Twitter to sliding into one another's DMs, celebrities are just like the rest of us – in that they use social media to co...
10:43, 2019-04-09

When Social Media Is Really Problematic for Adolescents Underlying problems may make some young people particularly vulnerable to what they find on social media, an expert says....
12:00, 2019-06-04

How social media could ruin your business Negative social media can be a major threat to businesses and can quickly destroy trust in a brand....
01:24, 2019-07-09

How reality TV is changing social media Social media is a powerful tool used by fast fashion companies, but with big names alongside them are they unstoppable?...
17:48, 2019-10-10

The Hazards of Being 'Real' on Social Media Celebrities and influencers are sharing more of their emotional baggage online. But when regular teens do the same, it can be risky....
14:56, 2019-11-12

TV viewership down, social media up for VMSs Not even Taylor Swift, Missy Elliott and a 1990s rap reunion could halt the steady decline in television viewership for MTV’s Video Music Awards...
23:44, 2019-08-27

EU vote: CDU and SPD ignored social media to their peril Germany's political establishment has not adapted to the pivot to politics by social media stars. The failure to tune in to younger generations was l...
21:52, 2019-05-28

Social media, the problem and the solution Young adults are experiencing a kind of mental health crisis. Higher rates of loneliness, depression, and anxiety consume millennials, and social med...
04:08, 2019-11-01

When Social Media Becomes a Wartime Necessity Vivian Yee and Hwaida Saad, who cover the Middle East, have found Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter and YouTube vital to getting information out of Syria....
18:52, 2019-10-09

O.J. Simpson says he will use social media to 'set the record straight' O.J. Simpson vowed he will use social media to “set the record straight,” in a video the notorious figure posted to his new Twitter account Saturday ...
23:36, 2019-06-16

Why Channing Tatum Is Signing Off Social Media Channing Tatum is taking a minute. On Wednesday, the Magic Mike star took to social media--to tell fans he's leaving social media. "I'm gonna tak...
17:04, 2019-08-07

Social media photos led investigators to hit-and-run suspect ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man posted photos of his damaged vehicle on social media, telling friends he’d hit a deer. But t...
15:32, 2019-06-06

Covering Protests Where There Is a Distrust of Social Media Daniel Victor, a reporter in Hong Kong, on why protesters there chose not to go after the Instagram moments while marching....
16:44, 2019-07-17

Social media has 'little effect on girls' wellbeing' A new report suggests sleep and friendships are more important to wellbeing than staying off social media....
12:20, 2019-10-10

China social media censorship: how does it work? In China, posting banned words on social media can get you in trouble with the authorities. Chinese writer Karoline Kan explains how people try to ge...
10:44, 2019-09-02

Social Media Hurts Girls More Than Boys The public and experts alike have blamed social media for a long list of mental health issues, including rising rates of depression, anxiety and suic...
00:56, 2019-08-14

Social media for the soul: why are there so many therapists on Instagram? Therapists are now using the platform as a way to offer support to their followers – just don’t call it ‘therapy’ In 2017, California therapist Lisa ...
08:28, 2019-08-01

Who Trump should have invited to his 'social media summit' The actual list of invitees suggests the event will largely serve as a platform for rightwing conspiracy theorists and bigotsThe White House on Thurs...
18:44, 2019-07-11

Army Dog "Jaari" Is A Big Hero On Social Media. What He Did An Indian Army tracker dog, Jaari, has helped locate a huge cache of arms, ammunition and explosives hidden in Assam's Panbari Reserve Forest. Jaari'...
13:12, 2019-09-26

Why Kim Kardashian Became More ''Cautious'' on Social Media After Having Kids It's an undeniable fact that Kim Kardashian has mastered the art of social media. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star has simply proven that you...
23:12, 2019-10-08

Sri Lanka’s President Lifts Ban on Social Media The social media ban in the wake of the Easter attacks reflected global concern about the role the networks play in spreading hate speech and incitin...
10:44, 2019-04-30

Famous social media raccoon dies at age 5 Gone, but never forgotten. A raccoon named Pumpkin – who is arguably the most social media-famous star of her species – has passed away at age 5. “Tw...
22:28, 2019-10-31

A Holocaust Story for the Social Media Generation Eva Heyman kept a diary until she was sent to Auschwitz in 1944. An Instagram version of her story goes live this week, but some Israelis say it triv...
16:52, 2019-04-30

Cocaine use on the rise in Europe thanks to social media LISBON, Portugal — The European Union agency that monitors illicit drug use says cocaine is becoming more widely available on the continent. The Eur...
20:44, 2019-06-06

Have you seen the Gyro Drop on social media? It's fake. If you were planning a trip to Seoul, South Korea to ride the intense Gyro Drop free-fall amusement park ride after seeing the video currently circul...
13:00, 2019-06-15

Do politicians understand social media platforms? The rise in social media platforms means it can be a lot easier to get in touch with some MPs....
15:16, 2019-07-12

Nature is blooming on social media, but not in the wild A stroll through the woods is instantly mirrored by a scroll through social mediaIt’s bluebell season and the dandelions are full. The woods near my ...
11:00, 2019-05-12

This ‘hot’ Tennessee cop is driving social media crazy A young police officer from Tennessee has become an overnight social media sensation after starring in a two-minute video explaining a new hands-free...
17:48, 2019-07-05

That Billie Razor You See All Over Social Media Really Is That Good When it comes to shaving, I am not one to settle for just any kind of razor. I discovered my favorite razor at least 10 years ago, and since then, no...
22:40, 2019-09-11

The journalist as influencer: how we sell ourselves on social media After the summer of Caroline Calloway’s Instagram infamy and Jia Tolentino’s huge book launch, where is the line between author and lifestyle celebri...
08:00, 2019-10-21

Social media erupts following historic Raptors win Immediately after the 100-94 win over the Milwaukee Bucks, crowds erupted outside of Scotiabank Arena and the scenes were all captured online....
18:24, 2019-05-26

Under-18s face 'like' and 'streaks' bans on social media The UK's data watchdog proposes restrictions on Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat among others....
11:52, 2019-04-15

There Was a Big Fight About Sex Toys and Social Media on 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way There have been many fights sparked by random happenings on 90 Day Fiancé--never forget the fight Jesse and Darcey had over cutting steak--but things...
06:00, 2019-07-30

Social Media Could Make It Impossible to Grow Up Early internet scholars bemoaned the loss of childhood. In reality, the exact opposite is happening....
13:44, 2019-07-08

Social media may distract nurses from their jobs (Reuters Health) - Nurses' productivity takes a hit when they become 'addicted' to using social media at work, a habit that distracts them from tasks...
20:16, 2019-10-04

Social media mourns death of Leo, the ‘Pet Sematary’ cat Leo, the poster boy for the horror flick “Pet Sematary,” has died. His passing was noted Thursday on his Instagram account, which, started by his own...
18:28, 2019-05-30

Is it too late for social media to contain bullying epidemic? When was the last time you were shocked by a nasty comment on your favorite social-media site? It may help to know that you’re not alone. Instagram t...
00:24, 2019-07-16

Why Selena Gomez Is Cautious on Social Media Selena Gomez is opening up about the dark side of social media as she inches back into the spotlight. The 26-year-old singer and actress has become ...
17:12, 2019-05-15

Romesh Ranganathan: do tell me what you think happened, Mr Social Media Know-all People claim to know more about what really happened than the people who were thereI have just returned from filming A League Of Their Own in Spain, ...
08:16, 2019-09-14

Steinmeier: Social media has a 'clear responsibility' In an interview with DW Director-General Peter Limbourg, to open this year's Global Media Forum (GMF), German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier warne...
00:36, 2019-05-28

Teens turning to social media for news NBC NEWS-Many teens are turning to social media for their news. Researchers surveyed over a thousand teens between the ages of 13 and 17, and a larg...
02:44, 2019-08-20

Social media contributes to radicalization, top Twitter exec says Social media platforms can help radicalize people, according to one of Twitter's top policy executives....
20:28, 2019-06-11

Ofcom reports more people using social media for news The latest Ofcom report on how we get our news shows stronger showings for Twitter and Instagram....
14:52, 2019-07-24

US demands social media details from visa applicants Nearly all visa applicants will have to submit social media names, email address and phone numbers....
11:24, 2019-06-04

Your social-media photo could soon have you starring in a porn video A "Deepfake" video is one created with several photos of a subject. Using AI, these pictures can be used to create a video of the subject doing somet...
19:32, 2019-05-23

HTC's social media presence is as quiet as its new smartphone pipeline There are few signs that HTC might be turning around, As we told you earlier this month, the company that has seen its revenues shrink more than a sp...
18:04, 2019-05-03

Behind the Screen review – inside the social media sweatshops Sarah T Roberts’s vital new study demonstrates how online content moderation is a global industry that operates on the back of human exploitation“All...
08:08, 2019-08-18

McKayla Maroney is ‘caring less, doing more’ in social media return McKayla Maroney is back in action. On Tuesday, the former Olympian reactivated her Instagram account after a two-year absence, according to Yahoo, an...
16:40, 2019-09-26

Can Gina Rodriguez use the N-word? Of course, social media weighs in The actor posted a video of herself singing along to the Fugees, sparking online debate over whether or not she should have said the N-wordLast night...
20:32, 2019-10-16

Britons less trusting of social media than other major nations Majority in UK favour stronger regulation of tech companies such as Facebook and Twitter Britons trust social media platforms less than any other maj...
07:24, 2019-05-03

‘Social media recognition’ is overcrowding Everest, climber says A “drive for social media recognition” is what’s causing the treacherous overcrowding conditions on Mount Everest this year, an exp...
03:40, 2019-05-28

Polarisation on social media could be reduced with a few simple tweaks Once again elections are being battered and political views polarized by far-right propaganda flooding social media – could a simple tweak to online ...
13:24, 2019-05-23

6 dead in Indonesia riots, gov’t restricts social media JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Six people have died in election rioting in the Indonesian capital, authorities said Wednesday, as supporters of the losing...
10:48, 2019-05-22

Nasdaq CEO’s social media messages land her in court Nasdaq’s CEO should probably get off social media. Adena Friedman, the head of Wall Street’s second-largest stock exchange, got dragged into Manhatta...
19:00, 2019-05-23

Steinmeier: 'Social media platforms have huge responsibility' In an interview with DW's director-general, Peter Limbourg, to open this year's Global Media Forum (GMF), German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier wa...
14:32, 2019-05-27

Check social media: A good step to better know who's coming into the US The United States ought to know who is coming into the country. The government ought to make sure that nobody is getting a visa, a green card, or cit...
21:28, 2019-08-30

Speller balances bee with reality TV, social media stardom OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Akash Vukoti is competing in the Scripps National Spelling Bee for the third time at age 9. It’s just one of his many sta...
00:24, 2019-05-29

Social media is actually good for your mental health: study Facebook is just a scapegoat for societal woes and — contrary to popular scientific opinion — may actually improve your mental health, according a to...
22:56, 2019-06-27

Online horrors: social media’s mental toll (NBC News) Social media content reviewers work to purge the internet of disturbing posts that can depict animal abuse, murder and child pornography. ...
20:00, 2019-06-28

Lesbian couple attacked on bus gets blasted on social media ‘for being gay’ Social media users are adding insult to injury to the lesbian couple who suffered a chilling attack on a London bus last week. The assault, which lef...
17:32, 2019-06-08

The machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social media Social media was supposed to liberate us, but for many people it has proved addictive, punishing and toxic. What keeps us hooked? By Richard SeymourW...
07:28, 2019-08-23

US Now Seeking Social Media Details From All Visa Applicants WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department is now requiring nearly all applicants for U.S. visas to submit their social media usernames, previous email a...
18:16, 2019-06-01

Billy Vunipola says his social media will not be a World Cup distraction • Saracens forward made comments supportive of Israel Folau• ‘I have made my position clear,’ he says at England campBilly Vunipola has no plans to s...
23:40, 2019-07-16

Stats show how AOC dominating social media attention U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is dominating social media attention, dwarfing that of Democrats running for president...
22:28, 2019-07-17

'Sadfishing' social media warning from school heads Schools report growing worries about young people being tricked by emotional appeals online....
02:48, 2019-10-01

Social media giants are not taking Canadian laws seriously: MPs Politicians are increasingly concerned that social media giants have become so big, powerful and rich that they are effectively above the law in a sm...
16:56, 2019-05-12

Heavy social media use linked to poor sleep Teenagers spending more than three hours on their phones are more likely to sleep badly, a study suggests....
02:44, 2019-10-23

Neymar uses social media to respond to rape allegation RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Soccer star Neymar has responded to a woman’s allegation he raped her in Paris by issuing social media posts meant to sho...
20:16, 2019-06-02

Leicester's Choudhury fined for social media comments "Leicester City\u0027s England under-21 midfielder Hamza Choudhury has been fined £5,000 by the FA for historical comments made on social media that ...
19:00, 2019-05-10

TPD: ‘Social Media Dangers & Awareness’ class underway TUCSON – Attention parents! Protecting your kids online may be a challenge. It can be difficult to keep up with the latest trends, slang terms, socia...
21:48, 2019-10-07

Feds confirm ‘Ice Bae’ is a CBP officer, is free to use social media The US Customs and Border Protection agency has confirmed #IceBae’s status as a CBP officer, telling The Post in an email that it has no proble...
08:44, 2019-07-17

Your Celebration of Pride Must Go Further Than Putting Up a Rainbow on Social Media With the coming of June marks another year where I celebrate being 55 shades of gay. Indeed, I do celebrate my homosexuality every day I chose to tak...
17:48, 2019-06-05

Social-media use 'disrupting teen sleep and exercise' Checking sites multiple times a day means less time is spent on healthy activities, a UK study suggests....
02:56, 2019-08-14

Amazon’s StyleSnap uses AI to let you shop looks from magazines, social media, and more Every wish you could shop the look on Amazon? Soon, you’ll be able to do just that thanks to Amazon’s forthcoming StyleSnap feature, sugg...
20:52, 2019-06-05

Trump’s ‘Social Media Summit’: All the President’s Memes A White House gathering on Thursday illuminates the influence of pro-Trump trolls within the political establishment....
18:24, 2019-07-10

Indonesia blocking social media to 'maintain democracy' Indonesian authorities have been criticized for blocking social media during violent post-election riots in Jakarta. DW asked Indonesian Communicatio...
14:40, 2019-05-24

Tim Conway dead at age 85, celebrities react on social media Tim Conway passed away on Tuesday morning in Long Angeles after a battle with a long illness. He was 85 years old. ...
19:36, 2019-05-14

Social media used by fraudsters to advertise benefit scam Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat pages are plugging a scam, which can leave victims owing hundreds....
09:52, 2019-07-12

Super Awesome Science Show: Social media Social media has become an integral part of most of our lives, although not always for the better....
20:40, 2019-08-20

Art Disappears in Private Hands. Can Social Media Resurface It? Private art collections are notoriously secretive. A collective website aims to make them viewable by all....
20:00, 2019-08-14

Wikipedia founder calls for social media strike The two-day boycott would mean people not post anything to social media apart from strike notices....
13:56, 2019-07-01

The importance of social media when it comes to LGBTQ kids feeling seen It is imperative to monitor kids’ safety while using the Internet, but parents should be careful not to disregard the potential positive impacts of s...
18:00, 2019-09-19

Bookstagram: Social media's rising literary club Some literary purists say the trend is superficial, but book lovers on Instagram believe they are getting the conversation going and encouraging peop...
17:28, 2019-10-21

Molly Russell: Did her death change social media? Ian Russell meets other parents bereaved by suicide; he wants tech firms to protect children more....
23:40, 2019-10-27

Pogba responds to racist abuse on social media "Paul Pogba has responded to racist abuse on Twitter, commenting that it will only make him \u0027stronger\u0027."...
15:16, 2019-08-25

Dua Lipa: Social media can be 'breeding ground for hate' "Don't Start Now" singer Dua Lipa discussed the pros and cons of Twitter and Instagram with "BBC Breakfast."...
19:52, 2019-11-06

Love Islanders given social media adverts guide The idea is to help people tell when social posts from celebrities are being paid for by brands....
11:20, 2019-07-25

Two new Ferrari drop-tops leak out on social media 789bhp 812 Superfast convertible set to be unveiled alongside new F8 Spider, as images from corporate event suggest Ferrari looks set to unveil two ...
12:08, 2019-09-06

Islamophobia fuelled by anonymity on social media, report says Islamophobia is being fuelled by anonymity on social media and could be curbed if users had to disclose more about their identities, a report for the...
13:36, 2019-07-31

Why Social Media Companies Frown on 'Gaming the Algorithm' A new study examines how platforms talk about people who break their rules—sportily, morally, and sometimes hypocritically....
19:56, 2019-11-05

Expert weighs in on impact of social media on elections TUCSON – Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey recently announced that Twitter is banning all political ads. With the 2020 presidential campaigns ramping up,...
01:16, 2019-11-06

Social media: Facebook and Google roles in UK elections Tech giants, such as Facebook and Google, are set to play a huge role in the next UK general election....
11:40, 2019-04-30

Selena Gomez: 'Social media has been terrible for my generation' The actor and singer told Cannes film festival that it was ‘impossible’ to make the online platforms safeSelena Gomez has spoken out against the “dev...
14:04, 2019-05-15

‘Inequality’ job listing at The New Republic draws social media’s ire After absorbing a drubbing on social media, The New Republic has improved a job posting for the position of “deputy inequality editor,” which require...
04:20, 2019-06-26

The Kardashians get paid 'six figures' for social media promotion When they’re not making a ton of money off of television, cosmetics and endorsements, the Kardashians and the Jenners are hustling on social media....
21:56, 2019-04-17

Brokers use social media to seal deals — and broadcast them Real estate pros are starting to use social media to tout new business and land clients. The founders of full-service commercial brokerage Current Re...
00:12, 2019-11-12

Algeria protests: how disinformation spread on social media How social media became an information battleground for anti-government protesters and Algeria's rulers....
02:16, 2019-09-17

TikTok: Should we trust the Chinese social-media video app? US lawmakers are worried about TikTok's Chinese ownership, despite its data-protection assurances....
14:56, 2019-11-07

'I have to put my phone in the wardrobe': how do authors deal with social media? Matt Haig, Danez Smith, Ayòbámi Adébáyò and other writers on staying focused and their top tips for switching offZadie Smith “can’t stand the phones”...
10:40, 2019-09-16

Dua Lipa Says Social Media Is a "Breeding Ground for Hate" Social media is just as toxic to Dua Lipa as it is to you. In an interview with BBC Breakfast on Wednesday, the 24-year-old Grammy-winning British-Ko...
18:08, 2019-11-06

Why young Indians are live streaming on social media Hoping to be social media stars, young Indians are joining a live streaming app called Bigo Live....
22:48, 2019-08-05

Be a social media star with the LG G8's powerful camera tools Advertorial by LG: the opinions expressed in this story may not reflect the positions of PhoneArena! disclaimerIf you're looking for the best camera ...
11:00, 2019-06-20

Dua Lipa: 'Social media a breeding ground for hate' The pop star tells BBC Breakfast why we should all "be nicer to one another" online from now on....
09:32, 2019-11-06

As Gucci Tripped on Social Media, Sales Fell The fashion brand soared as it forged connections with hip-hop artists and streetwear influencers on Instagram and other platforms, but the momentum ...
00:40, 2019-09-16

Kids' social media app ad banned on health grounds The advertisement for PopJam is banned for encouraging children to gain followers and likes....
12:52, 2019-11-13

Ilhan Omar blames the media, political foes for killing her marriage US Rep. Ilhan Omar suggested Monday that the press and her political foes are partly to blame for the demise of her marriage. “Ilhan and Ahmed ...
19:32, 2019-10-07

‘The Circus’ co-host and Wired co-founder to launch political media platform Longtime pals John Heilemann — co-host of Showtime’s "The Circus" — and tech entrepreneur and Wired co-founder John Battelle are re-uniting in introd...
16:28, 2019-07-23

Political news site Splinter is shutting down and employees say they're being laid off from G/O Media Splinter Political news site Splinter is shutting down two years after its launch. Paul Maidment, the editorial director of G/O Media, praised Splint...
18:12, 2019-10-10

Neymar raises new speculation about Barca with social media post "Neymar posted a video featuring himself in a Barcelona shirt on social media on Saturday, raising more speculation that the Paris St Germain forward...
10:04, 2019-07-14

Jill Duggar Dillard's sex advice divides social media Twitter users are divided over former “19 Kids and Counting” star Jill Duggar’s recent advice on keeping one’s sex life spicy while married. ...
15:40, 2019-06-05

The machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social media – podcast Social media was supposed to liberate us, but for many people it has proved addictive, punishing and toxic. What keeps us hooked? By Richard Seymour•...
13:44, 2019-09-16

Sunday with Marcus Wareing: ‘No social media, no work, no emails’ After years of working weekends, the chef now concentrates on family, relaxation – and boxingWhere do you spend Sundays? At least half in our family ...
10:04, 2019-11-10

Camila Cabello avoids social media when writing new music Camila Cabello tries her best to stay off social media when creating new music, because she wants her songs to be "pure"....
06:24, 2019-07-16

De Blasio campaign’s social media strategy falls flat Sad. Mayor de Blasio’s 2020 presidential-bid YouTube page had just 61 subscribers nearly 10 hours after he posted his big campaign announcement there...
23:40, 2019-05-16

It's "Big Red Flags" for 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way's Laura After a Fight With Aladin Over Social Media It's Laura's last days in America before she travels to Qatar to be with her husband Aladin in 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way, and things are fine, rig...
18:20, 2019-07-08

72 officers off streets amid probe into social media posts PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police Commissioner Richard Ross says 72 Philadelphia police officers have been placed on administrative duty amid an initial inv...
01:16, 2019-06-20

Playful Seal 'Shakes Hands' With Diver, Social Media Goes Aww... A seal is seen 'shaking hands' with a scuba diver in a delightful video that was filmed off the coast of Northumberland in England....
07:32, 2019-07-31

Touring with a star used to be a dancer’s dream. Now it’s all about getting social media followers. How teenagers Kidathegreat, Kaycee Rice, Taylor Hatala and others are changing how we see and think about dance in the digital age....
16:44, 2019-10-18

Lower rents, social media propel openings of new NYC stores Creative brands are seizing opportunities in repriced storefront spaces. Despite worries of retail doom and gloom, stabilizing rents along the city’s...
00:12, 2019-11-12

Social media becomes oppressive reminder of mortality thanks to new FaceApp filter FaceApp, the ever-viral app from a Russian tech company that definitely isn’t using your photos for nefarious purposes, is making the rounds again, t...
19:36, 2019-07-17

Social media superstars share their jewelry shopping advice Levi Higgs As the archivist and social media manager for David Webb New York, Higgs upholds the legacy of glorious, important ornaments. Instagram fo...
15:04, 2019-05-09

Look: Sophie Turner shares wedding photo on social media "Game of Thrones" alum Sophie Turner has shared on Instagram a photo from her wedding to singer Joe Jonas last weekend....
23:32, 2019-07-04

Sahuarita Police investigates social media threat against 3 schools SAHUARITA, Ariz. – Police are investigating an online shooting threat against three different Sahuarita Unified School District schools. Additional o...
18:40, 2019-09-30

7 steps to take when scrubbing your social media presence, according to branding and PR experts Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images Things you've posted to social media in the past can come back to harm you professionally. Scrubbing your social medi...
18:12, 2019-09-27

Jennifer Aniston opens up to InStyle about not using social media and turning 50 The Friends star, who imposed a social media ban at her 50th birthday party, says apps often lead to 'comparing and despairing'...
10:52, 2019-09-05

Increased protection for endangered otters after social media craze Countries vote overwhelmingly to place two species on Cites appendix I, where trade is bannedA trade ban is looming for two endangered otter species ...
19:16, 2019-08-26

How Social-Media Meme-Makers Rescued ‘Game of Thrones’ From Itself A viral clip mashing up Arya’s horse and the song “Old Town Road” brought a breath of democratic vitality to an exhausted and stumbling series in its...
17:08, 2019-06-06

‘You’ll miss me when I’m gone’: the murder of social media star Qandeel Baloch Her risque videos blazed a trail for viral fame in Pakistan. But the price she paid for popularity was death. By Sanam MaherPakistan’s first celebrit...
08:16, 2019-07-09

Vox pop superstar is a social media darling decades on | Lucy Siegle The BBC’s lady in red broke the internet thanks to her witty and easy eloquenceUnexpectedly last week, a 42-year-old BBC Two vox pop featuring an Eas...
18:24, 2019-08-03

Former UK student enters plea in connection to social media threat LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A former UK student has entered into a plea deal regarding a false bomb threat made involving the school on social media. Ha...
22:32, 2019-06-24

NDP boots B.C. candidate just before writ drops over social media posts Dock Currie, NDP candidate for Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo, took to Facebook on Wednesday morning to say the party had asked for him to withdraw his ca...
22:16, 2019-09-11

Children's social media use has ‘trivial’ effect on happiness – study Oxford researchers say parents should talk to their children about their experiencesTime spent on social media has only a “trivial” impact on life sa...
13:28, 2019-05-07

Lack of sleep is more of a problem for teen girls than social media Parents shouldn’t worry about how much time teens are spending on social media as long as they are getting plenty of sleep and exercise and aren’t be...
01:04, 2019-08-14

'Storm Area 51' social media movement is 'getting somewhat out of hand,' says UFO expert An expert on UFO's said Tuesday he's skeptical people will follow through with their Facebook pledges to "storm Area 51."...
17:36, 2019-07-16

Bewildered by the Taylor Swift situation that is exploding on social media? Here’s what to know. A thorough breakdown of the battle between Swift, Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta — and how Justin Bieber got involved....
17:04, 2019-07-01

Folau sacked by Rugby Australia over social media post "Rugby Australia terminated fullback Israel Folau\u0027s contract on Friday for committing a high level breach of the players\u0027 code of conduct b...
09:56, 2019-05-17

The Interpreter: Fearing More Violence, Sri Lanka Silences Social Media Sri Lankan officials have a troubled relationship with social media. They have seen firsthand how quickly online hate can turn into deadly violence....
19:00, 2019-04-21

This is the crazy face-aging app that’s taking social media by storm If you’ve opened any of your social media accounts over the past several days, you’ve no doubt seen a procession of old, wrinkled yet sli...
19:20, 2019-07-17

TikTok vs. television: How social media is shaping the federal election With the rapidly-changing landscape of social media, party leaders are changing the way they communicate to their followers ahead of election day....
04:12, 2019-10-20

KFC proposal goes viral as social media offers to pay for couple's wedding A man’s decision to propose to his girlfriend inside of a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant in South Africa has gone viral....
03:48, 2019-11-09

Man raped six girls at home after luring them on social media: cops A depraved 19-year-old Missouri man lured six underage girls as young as 13 to his home, where he raped them, authorities said. Dominic Salvatore Yoc...
17:20, 2019-09-10

Russia used social media to influence EU citizens' votes, report says A report from the European Commission on disinformation has said that Russian sources attempted to influence the recent European elections through so...
15:20, 2019-06-17

Selena Gomez just said social media has been terrible for young people Selena Gomez is voicing her concern about the "terrible" effect that social media has had on her generation, and says she advocates taking breaks fro...
17:24, 2019-05-15

Social media, self-harm and suicide. How can parents help kids help a friend? When my daughter's friend posted about self-harm online, I felt a bit helpless. I knew to report the post, but to whom and how quickly? I also wanted...
17:56, 2019-05-15

TPD to hold ‘Social Media Dangers & Awareness’ class for parents “Meet Susan… a 42 year old man posing as a 15 year old girl online.” Courtesy: Tucson Police Department TUCSON – Attention parents!...
16:32, 2019-05-29

Spelling Bee whiz balances reality TV, social media stardom OXON HILL, Md. — Akash Vukoti no longer stands out at the Scripps National Spelling Bee for his age, not with a record 23 spellers competing this yea...
21:28, 2019-05-29

Sri Lanka again blocks social media amid communal unrest COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s government says it is temporarily blocking social media and messaging apps to prevent the spread of ̶...
15:08, 2019-05-13

What Facebook ad data tells us about the parties’ social media strategies Parties are using Facebook as part of a trial-and-error process to see what messages stick, a digital expert says....
19:48, 2019-10-02

The Fiver | Online outrage that was bizarre even by the standards of social media Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Having come an offside micro-sliver of boot leather and yet another missed penalty from forcing ex...
17:48, 2019-07-03

Roger Stone banned from social media for violating gag order A fed-up federal judge banned Roger Stone from posting on social media for allegedly repeatedly violating a gag order in his case. DC Judge Amy Berma...
21:32, 2019-07-16

Mueller testimony got more social media buzz than ‘Game of Thrones’ Former special counsel Robert Mueller’s congressional testimony may have been a bust, but his probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 president...
21:32, 2019-07-29

Leaked clips of ‘Avengers: Endgame’ circulate on social media Fans of Marvel were told to be careful for spoilers after leaked clips of the anticipated film “Avengers: Endgame” were circulating online....
15:00, 2019-04-16

U.S. now requiring nearly all visa applicants to submit social media details The State Department is now requiring nearly all applicants for U.S. visas to submit their social media usernames, previous email addresses and phone...
17:44, 2019-06-01

Alyssa Milano calls for sex strike, ignites social media Actress Alyssa Milano ignited social media with a tweet calling for women to join her in a sex strike to protest strict abortion bans passed by Repub...
22:40, 2019-05-11

Paris 2024 Olympics logo gets torched on social media The City of Light's newly unveiled Olympics 2024 logo is getting torn to shreds on social media — with some saying it's more reminiscent of an emo ki...
01:32, 2019-10-23

Selena Gomez calls social media dangerous: 'It just scares me' Selena Gomez discussed the effect of Twitter and Instagram on young people while promoting "The Dead Don't Die" at the Cannes Film Festival....
17:08, 2019-05-15

Military leaders are starting to come around to social media, but there are 7 rules they need to remember The military and its leadership are making more use of social media, and at least one senior Army officer says such a presence is becoming "more of a...
16:52, 2019-10-23

Bebe Rexha is not standing for your body-shaming on social media Pop star Bebe Rexha has been making headlines recently, and it's not just because of her music....
18:04, 2019-06-24

NASA Celebrates Earth Day with Social Media, Public Events This Earth Day, April 22, NASA invites you to celebrate our beautiful home planet by participating in a global social media event and local events ar...
21:12, 2019-04-18

Yolanda Hadid gushes over new man in sweet social media post Yolanda Hadid had an extra spring in her stiletto Tuesday as she stepped out in New York with the new man in her life....
04:12, 2019-08-15

Harvard Freshman Says He Was Barred From U.S. Over His Friends’ Social Media Posts Ismail Ajjawi, 17, a Palestinian from Lebanon, said he was denied entry after a customs agent took issue with posts written by others....
01:44, 2019-08-28

Harvard Student Says He Was Barred From U.S. Over His Friends’ Social Media Posts Ismail Ajjawi, 17, a Palestinian from Lebanon, said he was denied entry after a customs agent took issue with posts written by others....
02:56, 2019-08-28

Social media sites should be licensed like phone firms are, says former top officer A former senior police officer who headed an elite online child protection unit today called for social media sites to be licensed....
14:24, 2019-09-30

Single dad becomes social media star after asking daughter for fashion advice A single father had no idea that asking his 19-year-old daughter for fashion advice was going to change his life. Carli Saville shared the images tha...
23:16, 2019-07-15

'‘Goth Crocs' exist, and social media users don't seem to hate them Crocs, the OG ugly shoe brand beloved by grandmothers and gardeners alike, has gained an unlikely gang of hardcore fans: goths....
11:20, 2019-04-14

'Hitler would have loved social media,' says Disney chief Bob Iger Disney chairman and CEO Bob Iger rebuked social media and the state of discourse in the United States while being honored with a humanitarian award o...
18:52, 2019-04-11

Sahuarita Police investigates social media threats against 3 schools SAHUARITA, Ariz. – Police are investigating an online shooting threat against three different Sahuarita Unified School District schools. Additional o...
17:56, 2019-09-30

DealBook: To Purge Some of Social Media’s Ugliness, an Unlikely Lesson From Wall St. A simple rule that bolsters the banking system — “know your customer” — could help combat fake news and hate speech online if companies like Facebook...
21:28, 2019-04-10

Mr. Ratburn’s gay wedding on PBS show ‘Arthur’ causes social media mania The 22nd season of classic children’s series “Arthur” premiered on Monday with a surprise gay wedding — sending social media ...
03:40, 2019-05-14

ASOS crop, tube tops for men ridiculed on social media: ‘I'm done’ The crop top is making another run as the summer’s hottest trend and this season ASOS is bringing men into the mix....
02:44, 2019-06-01

Facebook Tests Hiding ‘Likes’ on Social Media Posts The social network, which has been under fire for extreme content on its site, said it was testing making Likes to posts private in Australia....
00:44, 2019-09-27

Americans trust celebrities, social media more than product labels Consumers trust celebrities and social-media influencers to do their research for them. Sixty-one percent of Americans are concerned about the health...
19:44, 2019-05-22

Gen Zers struggle to save their sanity with social media breaks For Lent, “People usually give up chips or ice cream, something bad for you,” Vincent Opalewski tells The Post. “I decided to give up social media — ...
02:28, 2019-05-30

Two Palo Verde HS students questioned for social media threat Google Maps TUCSON – Two students at Palo Verde Magnet High School are being questioned after a social media threat was reported on Wednesday, accord...
20:40, 2019-08-08

Social media threat placed TUSD school on soft lockdown TUCSON – A social media threat placed Alice Vail Middle School on a soft lockdown Tuesday afternoon. Tucson Police Department responded to the ...
00:20, 2019-05-22

FDA releases new anti-vaping commercials to air on ESPN, MTV, social media The FDA wants to educate young people on the health risks of vaping, including an increased chance of trying traditional cigarettes....
19:44, 2019-07-22

On International Yoga Day, Some Exercise Their Funny Bone On Social Media International Yoga Day 2019 is today, June 21, and most of India seems to be celebrating the day with enthusiasm. But as #InternationalDayOfYoga and ...
10:00, 2019-06-21

Researchers craft AI framework that explains your social media feeds In a newly published research paper, scientists describe a framework -- FAIRY -- that aims to bring transparency to social media feeds.Read More...
21:20, 2019-08-09

Jawline: behind the social media documentary about short-lived fame In a compelling new film, a 16-year-old small town boy becomes a star thanks to livestreaming and an ever-changing new world opens upSometime between...
10:52, 2019-08-23

Contact Lens Start-Up, Big on Social Media, May Be Bad for Eyes, Doctors Say The company, Hubble, offers customers contact lens subscriptions at low monthly prices. Critics say it bypasses eye care professionals, doesn’t prope...
16:20, 2019-07-22

Elon Musk has warned that 'advanced AI' could poison social media REUTERS/Mike Blake Elon Musk tweeted Wednesday that if "advanced AI" hasn't already been used to manipulate social media, it will be soon. Musk was ...
13:28, 2019-09-26

Elections Canada will not use social media ‘influencers’ in federal campaign Elections Canada has scrapped plans to use social-media "influencers" to persuade young Canadians to register to vote in this fall's federal election...
22:08, 2019-06-20

Elon Musk freaks out about 'advanced AI' and its manipulation of social media Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has made it clear he thinks artificial intelligence is "humanity's biggest risk," even going so far as to say it could...
14:44, 2019-09-26

TPD gears up for ‘Social Media Dangers & Awareness’ class for parents TUCSON – Social Media is a great tool, but it can be dangerous in the hands of a child. The Tucson Police Department (TPD) is training parents ...
14:32, 2019-06-14

Trump Uses Twitter to Govern. I Used It to Cover His Social Media Summit. The president held the first such gathering at the White House. Notably absent were Twitter, Facebook and Google....
02:40, 2019-07-12

Faulty social media post causes concerns in Sierra Vista SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – A false social media post implying a school shooting caused concern at a Sierra Vista School Monday. Sierra Vista Police ...
06:48, 2019-08-06

How to make a custom GIF in Photoshop to share in texts and on social media Daniel Constante/Shutterstock If you're looking to craft a custom animation, you can make a GIF in Photoshop with the following steps. The ability to...
23:28, 2019-11-12

The dumbest things baby boomers do on social media, according to millennials Millennials are striking back. Tired of being dissed by their elders, 20- and 30-somethings are taking to meta Facebook groups to mock the digital in...
22:08, 2019-07-10

DHS to Ramp Up Social Media Monitoring of People Entering the Country The Department of Homeland Security is stepping up the government’s existing program of demanding people entering the country hand over the details o...
14:32, 2019-09-08

Social media blasts The Rock over photo of his daughter at pool Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson deleted an Instagram photo of himself with his 3-year-old daughter, Jasmine, at the swimming pool after he was criticized b...
07:32, 2019-06-12

Obama says presidents should avoid social media in apparent jab at Trump Former President Barack Obama appeared to take a rare shot at his White House successor on Wednesday, advising against “watching TV or reading social...
05:12, 2019-09-19

Elections Canada spends big on social media ahead of Oct. 21 vote Over the last three months, the agency responsible for running national elections has spent more than $150,000 on advertisements on Facebook, about h...
01:48, 2019-09-21

ICE’s social media monitoring policy for migrants prompts concern TUCSON – The federal government is monitoring migrants in a new way. It has caused some concern for one local immigration attorney who spoke wi...
01:44, 2019-06-27

Obama says presidents should avoid social media in apparent Trump jab Former president also said TV should be avoided: ‘Those are two things I’d advise, if you’re a good president, not to do’Barack Obama appeared to tak...
03:12, 2019-09-19

Jay Som on social media, MySpace music, and recording her new album at home Los Angeles-based Jay Som (a.k.a. Melina Duterte) has been doing this music thing most of her life—since roughly 12 years old, in fact, when the musi...
23:16, 2019-07-24

Daniel Sturridge reunited with stolen dog after social media appeal • Sturridge had asked for Lucci’s return after LA break-in• Former Liverpool striker posts video thanking publicDaniel Sturridge has been reunited wi...
23:00, 2019-07-10

The Fiver | Teenage YouTubers and apparent social media parodies Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Just like New York City and the poor woman that lives in the flat above Weird Uncle Fiver, footbal...
18:00, 2019-06-13

Love Island stars to get social media 'survival kit' so they don't break law Love Island contestants are to be given a "survival kit" to help them adhere to rules surrounding social media and advertising once they leave the fa...
06:28, 2019-07-25

Epilepsy charity calls for social media seizure warnings People with epilepsy are being exposed to flashing images, some deliberately, says a charity....
11:32, 2019-04-16

6 dead in Indonesia riots, government restricts social media JAKARTA, Indonesia — Six people have died in election rioting in the Indonesian capital, authorities said Wednesday, as supporters of the losing pres...
12:04, 2019-05-22

Trump Rolls Out the Red Carpet for Right-Wing Social Media Trolls A White House gathering on Thursday illuminates the influence of President Trump’s Twitter fans within the political establishment. But it also has t...
18:24, 2019-07-11

CIA's Instagram account following just 11 social media users -- mostly from Hollywood: reports The CIA’s official Instagram account, which was launched in April, was not following any other accounts until Thursday afternoon when it began follow...
08:16, 2019-06-28

Channel 4 targets teenagers with 7-figure spend on social media Channel 4 is to create content for YouTube and social media platforms in a drive to attract a younger audience, it revealed today....
15:08, 2019-06-11

Trump rails against ‘bias’ social media sites during summit President Trump lashed out at social media “censorship” and “bias” Thursday and threatened legislation if Silicon Valley doesn’t change its ways. “I ...
05:12, 2019-07-12

Trump blasts social media double standard in tweetstorm President Trump wants the New York Times, CNN, and others to be held to the same standard as conservative figures who have been banned from Facebook ...
18:20, 2019-05-04

The Latest: Union official criticizes social media probe PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on Philadelphia police officers’ social media posts (all times local): 10:40 p.m. A Philadelphia police union of...
05:36, 2019-06-20

Poor guy also named Jeffrey Epstein gets hammered on social media A publicist for Disney who shares the same name as the dead convicted pedophile has been getting hammered with nasty comments and mentions on social ...
00:52, 2019-08-13

Kevin Durant justifies his social media behavior: ‘I’m sticking to something I know’ Kevin Durant isn’t going to stop getting into Twitter fights anytime soon. After yet another instance in which Durant punched downward online, ...
23:32, 2019-05-24

Manipulated Pelosi Videos Spread on Social Media, With Help From Trump Edited videos of the House speaker were widely shared online, pointing to the political chaos that digital manipulation is likely to cause in the fut...
18:52, 2019-05-24

‘Jumanji’ stars share New Mexico experiences on social media FARMINGTON, New Mexico (AP) — The stars of the latest installment in the “Jumanji” franchise have posted to social media about their expe...
22:28, 2019-05-04

Social media, vanity metrics, and the push for quality over quantity Social networks are making changes to focus on quality over quantity -- a move that involves shifting away from vanity metrics.Read More...
18:12, 2019-07-19

Trump attacks social media companies after Facebook bans STERLING, Virginia (AP) — President Donald Trump is criticizing social media companies after Facebook banned a number of extremist figures. Trump, wh...
19:32, 2019-05-04

Will Jennifer Aniston ever join Instagram? Here's how she feels about social media Ever the subject of tabloid speculation, Jennifer Aniston understands the appeal for stars to have social media. Will she get an account herself? ...
13:32, 2019-10-14

Fans and celebrities celebrate Star Wars Day on social media Every year, May 4 is celebrated as Star Wars day by the franchise and its millions of fans around the world....
19:04, 2019-05-04

Social media: Church of England unveils online guidelines A "digital charter" aims to foster a "positive atmosphere" online, the Archbishop of Canterbury says....
05:04, 2019-07-01

Little girl’s terrifying ‘The Nun’-themed birthday party a social media hit One little girl is being praised on social media for conjuring up a spooky theme for her birthday party: “The Nun.” Three-year-old Lucia celebrated h...
23:12, 2019-06-07

U.S. FDA warns flavored e-cigarette makers over social media posts The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Federal Trade Commission on Friday issued warning letters to four flavored e-liquid product makers, ste...
18:32, 2019-06-07

‘Deadly environment’ plus ‘political and social’ obstacles hinder Ebola fight in DR Congo, Security Council hears The problems of eradicating Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo are not only medical, but also linked “to a variety of political and social...
21:24, 2019-07-24

Hundreds of Facebook employees call on Mark Zuckerberg to change the social network's controversial rules on political ads (FB) AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Hundreds of Facebook employees are asking the company to change its policies on political ads, according to an internal letter...
20:36, 2019-10-28

Mobile In-Game Advertising: More Game Developers Turn to Advertising At Business Insider Intelligence, our mission is to bring you the most important insights, data and analysis from the digital world. So when we come ...
16:16, 2019-11-04

Vaccine wars: Social media battle outbreak of bogus claims Like health officials facing outbreaks of disease, internet companies are trying to contain vaccine-related misinformation they have long helped spre...
16:08, 2019-04-09

Utah judge suspended for criticizing Trump on social media and in court _____ A Utah judge has been suspended for six months without pay after he made a series of critical statements about President Donald Trump online an...
02:08, 2019-05-26

Disinformation on social media is the new arms race – meet the start-up using AI to fight it As the UK gears up for a potential election, there are concerns over the role disinformation will play in democracy...
12:52, 2019-10-16

Elections Canada already paid social media ‘influencers’ before scrapping campaign That comes on the heels of a report by the Canadian Press Thursday afternoon that the independent agency is scrapping the plan....
22:48, 2019-06-20

Atlanta Mom Commits Murder-Suicide After Writing: ‘I Could Not Ask for Better Children’ on Social Media According to Atlanta Police, a 58-year-old mother killed her young adult kids before committing suicide last week....
00:20, 2019-08-26

Plea Deal Reached In Social Media Bomb Threat Case LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Last fall a student at the University of Kentucky made a bomb threat on social media that sent the whole campus into p...
11:52, 2019-06-18

Trump’s impeachment hearing takes flight online in the age of social media A look at the national conversation surrounding the first presidential impeachment hearings of the hyperpartisan, social media era....
05:48, 2019-11-14

Celebs keep posting misleading photos of Amazon wildfire to social media Well-meaning celebrities trying to bring attention to the Amazon blazes in Brazil are spreading misleading snapshots like wildfire on social media. T...
00:08, 2019-08-24

Fossil fuel firms' social media fightback against climate action Industry funds ‘grassroots’ resistance to tougher rules while touting green credentialsOil and gas companies are spending millions of dollars on camp...
13:24, 2019-10-10

Don't Miss: social media violence, lowdown on AI, scary black holes Watch a town descend into chaos after a social media hack, learn how much we really know about AI, explore science-art links – and peer inside black ...
10:40, 2019-04-09

‘He’s not controversial, he’s truthful’: Trump praises far-right voices at ‘social media summit’ President Donald Trump used a White House conference Thursday to applaud far-right social media provocateurs even as he conceded that some of them ar...
18:40, 2019-07-12

Bikini model quitting social media after being criticized for her 'real' body Sydney swimwear model Ariella Nyssa is taking “a break” from social media after facing brutal criticism for her “real” body....
11:12, 2019-08-18

Hannah Jeter on why she and Derek won't post photos of their daughters on social media Hannah and Derek Jeter are an extremely private couple, and Hannah recently opened up about why they've made that choice....
01:36, 2019-11-15

Twinkies Cereal debut draws hilarious reactions on social media Post's announcement of Twinkies Cereal hitting Walmart shelves draws hilarious reactions on social media. (Photo: Courtesy of Walmart)...
23:28, 2019-11-14

Seven Methods of Killing Kylie Jenner review – social media storm lit up Royal Court, LondonJasmine Lee-Jones’s play follows an online battle about the Instagram star and tackles racism, misogyny and colourismThe lights ar...
13:40, 2019-07-09

I used to sneer at pictures of cats on social media but I’ve moved on | Coco Khan I waste hours looking at pets online and thought I’d learned to be tolerant of other people’s posting foiblesIt has been a while since my Auntie B ha...
15:08, 2019-07-12

Viral tea-making video sparks furious backlash on social media A viral video showing a man making a cup of tea in an unconventional order has sparked an angry backlash across Twitter....
17:24, 2019-08-19

Australia Passes Law to Punish Social Media Companies for Violent Posts Parliament adopted a measure that would criminalize “abhorrent violent material” shared on social media platforms, threatening huge fines for tech co...
16:04, 2019-04-09

Social media star Christian Aaron charged with identity theft A young social media influencer is accused of stealing a Long Island woman’s identity to open up American Express credit cards, which he used t...
23:32, 2019-06-21

U.S. senators warn of foreign interference, social media meddling in election The recommendations came in an 85-page report issued by the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee, which has been investigating Russia's large-scale eff...
06:20, 2019-10-09

Revealed: Tory councillors posted Islamophobic content on social media Exclusive: dossier on 25 current and former councillors adds to pressure on Boris Johnson to launch independent inquiryTwenty-five sitting and former...
20:04, 2019-11-12

Iggy Azalea leaves social media after topless pics leaked Rapper Iggy Azalea deactivated her Instagram and Twitter accounts after topless photos of her surfaced which she said left her feeling "violated."...
16:36, 2019-05-28

Trump's Social Media Summit Was a Brain-Melting Horror Show Wormed-brained attendees at Donald Trump’s Social Media Summit were treated to nearly an hour of him complaining about not getting enough engagement ...
01:20, 2019-07-12

Selena Gomez Reveals How Social Media Made Her Feel Depressed Selena Gomez has 152 million followers on Instagram and was even the most followed person on the platform at a point in time. However, the 26-year-ol...
18:08, 2019-06-12

Trump’s Social Media Summit nearly descends into brawl in Rose Garden It was a fracas at the White House! President Trump’s Social Media Summit on Thursday almost descended into a brawl when Sebastian Gorka got in...
01:44, 2019-07-12

Social media notices huge problem with 'stick-on' swimwear trend Stick-on swimwear, which made a big splash at Miami Swim Week in 2018, is currently raising eyebrows from confused onlookers for an entirely differen...
11:08, 2019-04-10

'I've had people saying they're going to come to my house' - Declan Rice reveals social media abuse "Declan Rice has opened up on the extent of the abuse he received after switching his international allegiance from the Republic of Ireland to Englan...
10:12, 2019-09-10

Racist abuse: footballers should boycott social media, says Phil Neville England women's manager Phil Neville said footballers should "boycott" social media to send a "powerful message" that abuse is not acceptable....
09:32, 2019-08-21

Social media hampers dialogue, independent thought, German politician says The president of the Bundestag and self-proclaimed "digital immigrant," Wolfgang Schäuble, said social media keeps people in their own filter bubbles...
16:16, 2019-05-24

Social media giants under microscope in Ottawa as politicians aim to protect privacy Tech giants will be in the hot seat this week as politicians from Canada and 10 other countries gather to consider how best to protect citizens' priv...
14:04, 2019-05-27

Gwyneth Paltrow models Goop's new swimwear, stuns social media: ‘This is the mom bod I want’ Gwyneth Paltrow is showing off her new swimsuits and cover-ups -- and her flawless physique  -- just in time for summer....
21:36, 2019-05-28

Singer Selena Gomez laments dangers of social media at Cannes U.S. pop singer and actress Selena Gomez has taken aim at social media platforms and their detrimental effect on young people, saying they could be d...
21:16, 2019-05-15

Vegetarian’s Subway order after a night of drinking gets mocked on social media A vegetarian’s sandwich order at Subway was so sparse that even her own server had to laugh — before she shared it on social media to mor...
00:12, 2019-09-10

Palestinian Harvard student says he was barred from US over friends' social media posts Ismail Ajjawi, 17, was detained for hours at Boston airport and his visa was eventually cancelledA Palestinian teenager admitted to Harvard said he w...
02:56, 2019-08-28

WATCH LIVE: President Trump hosting social media summit President Trump is holding a summit at the White House about the power of social media Thursday at 3:45 p.m....
21:28, 2019-07-11

Americans hate social media but can't give it up, WSJ/NBC News poll finds Americans have a paradoxical attachment to the social-media platforms that have transformed communication, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll fi...
16:08, 2019-04-09

Social media companies shouldn’t censor Trump, other pols: Zuckerberg Social media platforms should not censor President Trump and other politicians, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said. “My belief is that in a demo...
03:12, 2019-10-18

Celebs keep posting misleading photos about Amazon wildfire to social media Well-meaning celebrities trying to bring attention to the Amazon blazes in Brazil are spreading misleading snapshots like wildfire on social media. T...
00:32, 2019-08-24

Twitter crashes ahead of White House Social Media Summit Users across the country were unable to access their Twitter feeds and profiles as the social media giant crashed on Thursday afternoon....
21:44, 2019-07-11

Social media loves Jim Carrey dancing in new 'Sonic The Hedgehog' trailer Twitter praised the new 'Sonic The Hedgehog' trailer that features a dancing Jim Carrey.        ...
16:40, 2019-11-12

New York Times sparks social media jokes over bedbugs memo The New York Times sent out an alert Monday warning that bedbugs were spotted in its newsroom — triggering hilarity on social media. According to an ...
05:08, 2019-08-27

Border Protection Deported a Harvard Student Over His Friends' Social Media A Harvard freshmen arriving from Lebanon was interrogated for hours and had his visa cancelled over other people's political posts....
22:40, 2019-08-27

Tech, social media companies plan crackdown on U.K. election misinformation Internet companies are face growing criticism for amplifying false claims during the run up to the 2016 Brexit referendum and the 2016 election in th...
18:12, 2019-11-10

New York man hounded on social media says he didn’t order hit on David Ortiz A Dominican man in New York says he’s being wrongly accused on social media of ordering the shooting of former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz R...
20:36, 2019-06-12

Russia Sought to Use Social Media to Influence E.U. Vote, Report Finds A misinformation campaign by groups linked to Russia tried to depress voter turnout in last month’s parliamentary elections, a European Commission re...
15:56, 2019-06-14

Trump says he’s monitoring social media ‘censorship’ after Facebook bans extremists Trump, who tweeted and re-tweeted complaints Friday and Saturday, said he would “monitor the censorship of AMERICAN CITIZENS on social media platform...
22:56, 2019-05-04

Toilet Surrounded By Beautiful Aquarium Takes Social Media By Storm Located at the Hipopo Papa Cafe in Akashi, Japan, this toilet is famous for being surrounded by a giant aquarium. Cafe customers can use the faciliti...
13:16, 2019-04-25

Ryan Adams returns to social media in wake of abuse allegations It’s been five months since The New York Times published an in-depth piece on singer-songwriter Ryan Adams, detailing accusations from numerous women...
18:36, 2019-07-20

François Payard bakes a ‘Fruit Loops’ cake for the age of social media Pastry chef François Payard, known for the fine French desserts he once created for KarVer and his own eponymous patisserie, has baked-up something h...
23:52, 2019-07-19

TV Scoop Awards 2019: Vote for Best Fandom and Cast on Social Media And we're off! Voting has officially begun for the 2019 E! TV Scoop Awards, and we're starting with what's traditionally a pretty big race: Best Fan...
22:00, 2019-07-19

Pinterest's new vaccine search will offer something rare on social media: facts Users looking for medical advice will get results from major public health groups in an effort to combat misinformationWhen Pinterest realized in 201...
23:40, 2019-08-28

United flaunts new branding, faces mixed reactions on social media United Airlines' new livery is finally ready to hit the skies − though not everyone on Twitter thought the airline stuck the landing. ...
21:20, 2019-04-24

Macron, Ardern seek pledge to purge extremism from social media The leaders of New Zealand and France plan to host a meeting of global leaders and tech executives in an effort to stamp out the transmission of viol...
19:08, 2019-04-24

German President Steinmeier calls out 'toxic' social media debates At the re:publica digital conference in Berlin, German President Frank Walter Steinmeier called out social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and...
16:48, 2019-05-06

United flaunts new branding on social media, faces mixed reactions United Airlines' new livery is finally ready to hit the skies − though not everyone on Twitter thought the airline stuck the landing. ...
15:44, 2019-04-24

Social media effect 'tiny' in teenagers, large study finds Family, friends and school life all have a greater impact on life satisfaction, researchers say....
08:20, 2019-05-07

Social media blocks satirical video in Singapore after government complaint Facebook and other social media sites have restricted access to a satirical rap video in Singapore after the government of the wealthy Asian city-sta...
18:20, 2019-08-02

Millennials spend billions on Halloween for social media fame: survey Welcome to a boo-tiful new world. Halloween used to be an occasion to spook your neighbors in person, with costume and candy sales driven by trick-or...
05:12, 2019-10-27

Brother of social media star Qandeel Baloch is jailed for her murder Pakistani court sentences Mohammed Wasim Azeem to life but acquits four othersA Pakistani court has convicted the brother of the social media star Qa...
17:52, 2019-09-27

Social media erupts as Target checkout registers malfunction across the country #TargetDown was trending on social media after Targets across the country were hit with outages, leading to headache for customers trying make purcha...
23:44, 2019-06-15

'I'm only human' - Hamilton responds to social media criticism ahead of Mexican GP "Lewis Hamilton responds to social media criticism ahead of the Mexican Grand Prix and says he is \u0027only human\u0027."...
10:40, 2019-10-25

Pope Francis decries social media, propaganda during Pentecost Mass VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has lamented what he calls today’s “culture of insults” in the world. In his homily during Pentecost Ma...
12:56, 2019-06-09

Read This: An illuminating visit to the social media graveyards of canceled TV shows Usually, when a TV series is cancelled, its social media accounts die right along with it. That’s not always the case, though, as is evidence by the ...
20:04, 2019-06-28

Salesforce Essentials gains new social media integrations and phone support Salesforce Essentials is gaining new tools designed to give companies more "personalized ways" to interact with customers.Read More...
15:24, 2019-07-24

Chelsea's Lampard urges social media action after more racist abuse "Chelsea manager Frank Lampard called on social media firms to register their users in order to stamp out racist comments after defender Kurt Zouma b...
20:28, 2019-08-31

Social media threat placed TUSD school on soft lockdown Thursday Google Maps TUCSON – Booth-Fickett Math/Science Magnet School was placed on a soft lockdown on Thursday after a social media threat was reported to t...
21:28, 2019-09-20

TV audience for Emmy awards dives to all-time low but social media likes it The U.S. television audience for the Emmy Awards show, celebrating the best of television, slumped to 6.9 million viewers, its lowest ever level, but...
21:24, 2019-09-23

Camila Cabello takes stand against body shamers on social media "Girls, cellulite is normal," said the 'Havana' singer in a lengthy Instagram story. "Fat is normal."...
20:00, 2019-08-07

'Only social media can create something that stupid' - Pochettino slams exit rumours "Tottenham Hotspur coach Mauricio Pochettino has dismissed the \"stupid rumours\" that he could quit the club after their shaky start to the Premier ...
16:48, 2019-08-30

Indian Army Claims of ‘Yeti’ Footprints Causes Social Media Frenzy A tweet from the Indian army has unleashed a storm of controversy on social media.  It claimed on the microblogging site that an Indian military expe...
11:52, 2019-05-02

Court records: Bevin blocks thousands of social media users LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Newly released court records say Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin casts a wide net when blocking people on social media, citing reason...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Jamal Adams cancels WFAN spot after social media questions Another week, another prominent New York football name walking away from their WFAN interview. Jets star safety Jamal Adams canceled his weekly spot ...
20:40, 2019-09-24

Mack Horton targeted on social media as he is warned over Sun Yang snub World governing body reprimands Horton and Swimming Australia, as swimmer’s Instagram account is flooded with abuseSwimming Australia and Mack Horton...
02:24, 2019-07-23

Watch: Chrissy Teigen shares her biggest social media regrets Chrissy Teigen named her most annoying viral social media moments during an interview on "Watch What Happens Live."...
16:12, 2019-06-28

Archdiocese warns of scammer posing as Cardinal Dolan on social media An unholy actor has been impersonating the Archbishop of New York on social media. Timothy Cardinal Dolan on Monday warned about a rogue account usin...
00:44, 2019-09-18

'We are in an epidemic': Adrian Hayes on how social media magnifiies climbing's danger The British adventurer, who overcame personal tragedy to scale K2, attributes the recent spike in novice climbers attempting Everest to society’s que...
10:28, 2019-09-26

'We are in an epidemic': Adrian Hayes on how social media magnifies climbing's danger The British adventurer, who overcame personal tragedy to scale K2, attributes the recent spike in novice climbers attempting Everest to society’s que...
11:12, 2019-09-26

After Trump’s ‘social-media summit,’ it’s business as usual for his online provocateurs Despite a call for unity in wake of mass shootings, the president’s digital allies continue to stoke division and conspiracy theories....
14:32, 2019-08-10

Behati Prinsloo shares rare photo of daughters on social media Thanks to Kate Upton‘s social media movement empowering moms to #Sharestrong, Behati Prinsloo has shared a rare photo of her girls....
21:04, 2019-08-10

François Payard bakes a ‘Froot Loops’ cake for the age of social media Pastry chef François Payard, known for the fine French desserts he once created for KarVer and his own eponymous patisserie, has baked up something h...
11:00, 2019-07-22

World’s first 360-degree infinity pool confuses social media: ‘Where are the stairs?’ The world’s first 360-degree infinity pool is could begin construction in London as soon as 2020, according to British pool design company Compass Po...
02:08, 2019-06-08

Yankees’ Aroldis Chapman’s blown save lights up social media Aroldis Chapman received a lot of grief and comments on his facial reactions on social media after giving up the game-winning, two-run homer to Jose ...
07:20, 2019-10-20

Winnipeg North Conservative candidate steps down over social media posts On just the second day of the federal election campaign, a Conservative candidate from Winnipeg is stepping down over his social media posts....
06:08, 2019-09-13

Furnishing college dorm rooms is big business thanks to social media pressure The National Retail Federation expects 2019 to have the highest back-to-college spending it’s recorded since it started tracking spending in 2003, wi...
22:48, 2019-08-01

Leonardo DiCaprio says he prefers pupusas over tacos -- and social media goes loco Leonardo DiCaprio caused a stir on social media Saturday when he disclosed in an interview with the cast of “Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood” that he...
07:52, 2019-07-28

An Airline Told a Breastfeeding Woman to Cover Up. Social Media Weighed In. The Dutch carrier KLM told customers that it might ask mothers to cover themselves while breastfeeding onboard if other passengers were offended....
15:48, 2019-07-18

Supporters Rally Around Greta Thunberg On Social Media As She Sets Sail For The US The teen climate activist left from the UK by boat to attend the Climate Summit in New York...
13:04, 2019-08-15

Pueblo HS student arrested in connection to Sunday’s social media threat TUCSON – A Pueblo High School student has been arrested in connection to a social media threat that was made over the weekend. According to Tuc...
00:16, 2019-10-02

Adidas social media campaign backfires after racist and offensive tweets Adidas newest social media campaign was met with widespread backlash after the sports brand accidentally tweeted racist and offensive phrases and slo...
01:24, 2019-07-03

Social media threats prompt class cancellations at all Sahuarita schools SAHUARITA, Ariz. – Classes have been canceled for all schools in Sahuarita Unified School District after Sahuarita Middle School received anoth...
05:56, 2019-10-01

Synagogue attack puts social media on front lines of war against extremism In the hours before a gunman opened fire on worshipers at a Southern California synagogue, killing one and wounding three, an anti-Semitic manifesto ...
11:52, 2019-05-02

Winnipeg Conservative candidate steps down over ‘discriminatory’ social media posts On just the second day of the federal election campaign, a Conservative candidate from Winnipeg is stepping down over what the party calls discrimina...
02:28, 2019-09-13

LA ice cream truck owner doesn’t care for social media influencers No amount of influence can buy you even an ice cream cone at this Los Angeles hot spot. The owner of popular City of Angels ice cream truck CVT Soft ...
01:36, 2019-07-04

BTS create social media storm after booking stadium gig in Saudi Arabia K-pop boy band BTS have become the latest musicians caught up in controversy after booking a show in Saudi Arabia....
18:16, 2019-07-16

Yankees’ Aroldis Chapman’s blown game lights up social media Aroldis Chapman received a lot of grief and comments on his facial reactions on social media after giving up the game-winning, two-run homer to Jose ...
08:12, 2019-10-20

Navy wants 350 billion social media posts for epic research project The U.S. Navy wants to amass 350 billion social media posts for a massive data archive that will provide new insight into how people communicate onli...
21:12, 2019-05-30

Online usage grows, but so do social media concerns - Ofcom study Most people say the internet improves their lives, but 70% would support tougher social media laws....
02:56, 2019-05-30

Social media firms to testify on violent, extremist online content WASHINGTON – Google, Facebook and Twitter will testify next week before a US Senate panel on efforts by social media firms to remove violent co...
20:08, 2019-09-12

Wikipedia co-founder calls for social media strike over privacy issues “Humanity has been contemptuously used by vast digital empires.” Thus begins Wikipedia co-founder Larry Sanger’s “Declaration...
19:24, 2019-07-02

What Berwick Rangers going viral tells football clubs about social media Bayern Munich and Roma are not the only clubs gaining fans online – as Berwick, Motherwell and Celtic showed last seasonBy Simon Meehan for Nutmeg ma...
13:56, 2019-07-17

Social media users help cops bust alleged turtle killer Justice came slow and steady for this alleged turtle killer. Devin Antoine Simpson, 20, was busted by cops in North Carolina for kicking to death the...
03:52, 2019-06-05

'Bachelorette' Hannah Brown and Luke P.'s sex argument divides social media The now-infamous sex spat between “The Bachelorette” star Hannah Brown and contestant Luke Parker has seemingly divided social media. ...
21:44, 2019-07-17

Scientists call on social media companies to provide better vaccine information The Salzburg Statement on Vaccination Acceptance, published Tuesday in the Journal of Health Communication, has called on companies like Google and F...
16:52, 2019-07-02

USWNT star Alex Morgan just announced that she's pregnant on social media AP Photo/Joel Auerbach US women's national team (USWNT) star Alex Morgan announced that she and her husband, Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder Servando C...
23:16, 2019-10-23

After Social Media Bans, Militant Groups Found Ways to Remain Hezbollah and other groups classified as terrorist organizations by the United States have changed their social media strategies to stay on Facebook,...
11:16, 2019-04-19

Bill Maher calls political correctness 'cancer on progressivism,' says he doesn't trust media "Real Time" host Bill Maher blasted political correctness as a "cancer on progressivism" and slammed the media during his Monday night appearance on ...
06:04, 2019-06-11

Russians ‘spread fake plot to assassinate Boris Johnson’ on social media Suspected spy operation was designed to provoke tension in the west, says new studySuspected Russian spies floated a series of fake stories on social...
23:12, 2019-06-22

Angel’s comic-book revival pits the vampire against a social media monster It’s been 20 years since Buffy’s vampire boyfriend got his own spin-off show, Angel, expanding the scope of Joss Whedon’s TV universe while cementing...
20:04, 2019-06-25

Palestinian Harvard Freshman Allegedly Barred From U.S. Over Friends' Social Media Posts Palestinian teenager Ismail Ajjawi claims he was detained and eventually barred from entering the United States by immigration officials who stopped ...
17:12, 2019-08-27

Social Media Users Entranced, Concerned by Chinese Face-Swapping Deepfake App (Bloomberg) — Chinese face-swap app Zao rocketed to the top of app store charts over the weekend, but user delight at the prospect of becoming ...
17:56, 2019-09-04

Jordan Peterson announces new social media platform amid Pinterest controversy Jordan Peterson recently announced he will be launching a social media website alongside Dave Rubin and other key figures. Peterson says the site wil...
01:04, 2019-06-14

Israel Folau argues social media posts 'substantially unrelated' to rugby Statement of claim argues contract termination by Rugby Australia an ‘unreasonable’ restraint of tradeThe former Wallabies player Israel Folau has sa...
06:56, 2019-08-29

Social media threat leads to extra security at Tortolita Middle School TUCSON – A social media threat prompted additional police presence at Tortolita Middle School on Tuesday. According to Marana Unified School District...
22:24, 2019-10-01

Chrissy Teigen’s new tattoo blasted on social media for ‘strong Holocaust vibes’ Chrissy Teigen showcased a new tattoo on Instagram Thursday evening and many people are not happy....
00:44, 2019-10-05

The Kardashian-Jenners’ social media accounts, once an asset to their show, have finally eclipsed it "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" aired part of the Khloé Kardashian/Jordyn Woods/Tristan Thompson drama, but we’ve already gotten a comprehensive lo...
12:40, 2019-06-24

LOOK: WWE champions Seth Rollins, Becky Lynch announce engagement on social media Rollins and Lynch recently made their relationship public, and WWE made it part of an on-air storyline...
02:24, 2019-08-23

Social Media Street Safety campaign encourages roadway users to be safe LEX TV YouTube LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The City of Lexington is launching a social media campaign to encourage all roadway users to get arou...
22:40, 2019-06-26

Trump slams 'washed-up psycho' Bette Midler as the two clash via social media Actress Bette Midler gave a half-baked apology for circulating a fake quote on Sunday that she alleged President Trump gave to People Magazine in 199...
04:08, 2019-06-05

Teen Dies by Suicide After Schoolmate Allegedly Outed Him as Bisexual on Social Media Channing Smith, 16, took his own life after a schoolmate allegedly posted to social media at large private and explicit messages he and another boy e...
19:36, 2019-09-30

Trump invites far-right internet figures to discuss bias at ‘social media summit’ Attending Thursday’s event will be Project Veritas founder James O’Keefe, and activists Bill Mitchell and Charlie Kirk, but no social mediaThe White ...
11:32, 2019-07-11

Immigration officials slammed for using Google Translate to vet refugees' social media posts The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has been slammed for using the Google Translate tool to vet refugees’ social media posts....
19:32, 2019-09-27

Kirsten Dunst more than 'Spiderman's girlfriend,' social media users remind Reuters After a backlash on social media Friday, Reuters deleted a tweet referring to actress Kirsten Dunst as “Spiderman’s [sic] girlfriend.”...
09:00, 2019-09-01

The key to stopping social media censorship is not to smash tech companies, but to amend Section 230 With Democrats and Republicans alike eager to flex government power over private social media companies, one option remains most appealing to limited...
23:40, 2019-06-05

These reality TV newcomers thought they were ready for fame. Then social media turned vicious. From “Big Brother” to “The Bachelor,” cast members have little protection from ugly fan reactions once they leave the set....
18:00, 2019-06-26

Ice cream truck owner to charge social media influencers double: 'We truly don’t care' A Los Angeles-based ice cream truck owner has ironically found viral fame after posting on Instagram his disdain for social media influencers....
18:36, 2019-07-03

Chick-fil-A’s AI can spot signs of foodborne illness from social media posts with 78% accuracy Chick-fil-A is using AI and machine learning to parse social media for incidents of foodborne illness at its more than 2,400 restaurants in the U.S.R...
23:28, 2019-05-23

Georgetown PD Launches Social Media Campaign To Lock Car Doors, Remove Valuables GEORGETOWN, Ky. (LEX 18) -It’s 9 p.m. Do you know where your weapons are? Georgetown police have launched a nightly social media campaign in an...
19:28, 2019-06-25

Josh Hawley’s Section 230 amendment would only make social media censorship worse Earlier this month, freshman Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., introduced legislation that would undermine the internet as we know it. Hawley’s “Ending Suppor...
11:48, 2019-06-29

Qandeel Baloch’s brother gets life in prison for social media star’s murder A court in the eastern city of Multan found Muhammad Waseem guilty of the murder and sentenced him to life imprisonment, his lawyer told Reuters....
23:12, 2019-09-27

The Fiver | Shearer, Owen and a major ruction on Social Media Disgrace Twitter Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!We’d all like to bring back the 90s. The Fiver was only a twinkle in a web developer’s eye back th...
18:16, 2019-09-03

Jussie Smollett Celebrates Pride in First Social Media Post Since Alleged Attack Jussie Smollett has made his return to social media. On Monday morning, the Empire star took to Instagram where he shared a memorable clip from this...
22:08, 2019-06-10

Leeds’ tawdry Twitter beef with Derby is actually social media done right | Paul MacInnes It may look petty, but this online antagonism shows that many football clubs have become relatively savvy online operators after their faltering firs...
18:20, 2019-05-28

Gareth Southgate offers help to Declan Rice over abusive social media posts England manager supports midfielder and his family after online threats over switch of allegiance from IrelandGareth Southgate has offered support to...
23:56, 2019-09-09

Social media falls in love with video of toddler ‘besties’ spotting each other on the street This is precious. A pair of toddler “besties” spotted each other on a New York City street — and immediately rushed toward each oth...
07:00, 2019-09-10

Gucci's Social-Media Status Fell, and Its North American Sales Dropped The Gucci brand soared as it forged connections with hip-hop artists and streetwear influencers on Instagram and other platforms—but when it brought ...
14:12, 2019-09-15

Adidas social media campaign for new Arsenal jersey hijacked by Twitter trolls Adidas kicked off a humiliating social media campaign to promote its new jersey for a British soccer team – by inadvertently tweeting out images of t...
00:12, 2019-07-03

Neymar speaks with cops about posting photos of rape accuser on social media Brazilian soccer star Neymar spoke with cops for nearly two hours Thursday evening about his posting images and messages of his rape accuser on socia...
05:48, 2019-06-07

Social-media stars are glueing their upper lip to their face for a fuller-looking pout and it's got to stop Tina Yong/YouTube Tik Tok users have started a new beauty trend: using eyelash glue to create the appearance of fuller lips. Videos on the platform s...
20:56, 2019-10-08

Thailand's ruling powers 'increasingly paranoid' about social media: Pravit Rojanaphruk Five years after the military junta took power in Thailand, new cyber laws may worsen the ruling party's crackdown on freedom of expression. DW spoke...
13:00, 2019-06-24

Felicity Huffman sentence in college admissions scam slammed on social media Felicity Huffman is drawing outrage after the actress was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for her role in a brazen college admissions scandal i...
00:36, 2019-09-14

Noah Centineo's Blonde Facial Hair Sparks a Social Media Frenzy Noah Centineo is blonde! Well, his at least his facial hair is. The To All the Boys I've Loved Before actor has fans in frenzy over his new blonde b...
21:08, 2019-09-17

Southgate offers Declan Rice support over social media threats and abuse Midfielder received threats after switch in allegianceManager: ‘I think it’s possible to have tighter controls’Gareth Southgate has offered support t...
09:20, 2019-09-10

White House Disinvites Pro-Trump Cartoonist From Social Media Summit, Maybe for Being a Bit Too Racist Tomorrow, the Trump Administration is hosting its first “Social Media Summit,” which is exactly what it sounds like: a far-right shitpost convention....
17:20, 2019-07-10

Jamal Adams makes social media statement as Jets losses mount Jamal Adams is appearing to take out his Jets frustration on social media. The star safety has removed the Jets from his Twitter and Instagram bios a...
18:00, 2019-09-17

Investigators probing social media posts of couple who died on Fiji trip Investigators are looking at social media posts from a young Texas couple’s dream vacation to Fiji as they investigate a mysterious ailment tha...
16:24, 2019-07-02

Free agent Kevin Durant says on social media he is signing with the Brooklyn Nets OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Free agent Kevin Durant says on social media he is signing with the Brooklyn Nets....
00:24, 2019-07-01

Phil Neville calls for social media boycott to combat racist abuse • England women’s coach responds to Pogba abuse on Twitter• ‘Let’s come off social media. Let’s see the effect that it has’Phil Neville has called fo...
14:08, 2019-08-20