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  • This new app will help you delete your old, offensive posts from Facebook, Twitter, Instagram 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Today employers have gone tech-friendly while hiring new candidates. They read your resume later and look you up on the social media first. Have a potentially offensive history of social media posts? Put your worries to rest for a new app is here to help you. The new app,...
  • Instagram forays into wearable space with Apple Watch app 4 days ago

    New York: Instagram is coming up with a new app for the Apple Watch that would issue an alert as soon as someone posts a picture. Instagram, owned by Facebook, will use the smartwatch to help users keep up with their closest friends through alerts as soon as they post a...
  • Photos: Inside Facebook's glamourous new Menlo Park headquarters April 3, 2015

    Facebook moved into its new Frank Gehry-designed headquarters in Silicon Valley, with a rooftop park and "the largest open floor plan in the world." Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg insisted, however, that the building is "pretty simple and isn't fancy." Facebook's new Menlo Park headquarters is one of several major projects...
  • Sidharth Malhotra joins Instagram, shares a selfie April 2, 2015

    Mumbai:'Ek Villain' actor Sidharth Malhotra is the latest Bollywood star to join photo-sharing application, Instagram. The 30-year-old actor debuted on the site with a selfie taken on a cruise. Sidharth is currently holidaying with his family. "Opening selfie...No longer a Instagram Virgin," he captioned the picture. Sidharth is available with...
  • Top brands choosing Instagram over Facebook March 30, 2015

    New York: An increasing number of popular brands are posting more on Instagram than on Facebook, a study conducted by New York-based research firm L2 suggests. Both brand and social media users are slowly preferring easier-to-use and "less boring" Instagram. L2 said that around three million US teenagers stopped using Facebook between...
  • Calligraphy artist recreates famous logos with amazing precision March 28, 2015

    Calligraphy artist Seb Lester is really good at recreating famous logos with just a calligraphy pen. His work is precise and will make the kid with the best handwriting in your class really really envious. In his Instagram account, he uploads videos of himself recreating logos of famous brands and...
  • Layout by Instagram: Why do we even need a separate app just to create simple collages? March 25, 2015

    Instagram just rolled out its new app - Layout - to make it easier for you to create collages. While we were trying to understand what purpose could this separate app serve other than merely creating very basic collages, we played around with it for a while and here's what...
  • Layout: Instagram's new app for photo collages March 24, 2015

    New York: Instagram's latest stand-alone app, released Monday, lets users combine multiple photos and post them as a single image. Called Layout, it is the second app that Facebook-owned Instagram has released. Last August, it came out with Hyperlapse, which lets users create time-lapse videos to share on Instagram. Layout lets users...
  • Obsessing over Facebook photos may keep you from enjoying life: Study March 16, 2015

    Washington: Trying to get perfect photos to earn 'likes' on your Instagram or Facebook may keep you from enjoying real-life experiences, a new study suggests. Joseph Grenny and David Maxfield, co-authors of four New York Times bestsellers, conducted a study which found that obsession with posting photos, checking phones corresponds with...
  • This guy recreates famous movie scenes with an iPhone and they are unbelievably cool March 5, 2015

    Everyone has hobbies and some of them turn out to be amazing and unique. Instagram uses FrancoisDourlen has a unique hobby like that.He recreates famous movie scenes with his iPhone and they are amazing. Star Wars, Pirates of the Caribbean, Lord of the Rings and so many more. And each...
  • Instagram rolls out new 'carousel' ad feature; expect more promotional images in your feed March 5, 2015

    San Francisco: Instagram will let brand marketers showcase more images on its photo-sharing smartphone app, the Facebook-owned service's latest move to expand its money-making advertising features. The new "carousel ads" feature will let brands post multiple images, which users can scroll through by swiping their finger across the phone's screen. The idea,...
  • Is that really you, Kylie Jenner? March 4, 2015

    Los Angeles: Reality TV star Kylie Jenner posted an Instagram photograph of herself with a skinnier frame. The 17-year-old shared the photograph on Sunday, reports people.com. "Throwback to when I was 15 pounds skinnier & had a little blonde goin on," she captioned the image, which showed her wearing a loose white...
  • Jacqueline Fernandez celebrates having 1 million followers on Instagram March 1, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Jacqueline Fernandez is thrilled about getting almost one million followers on photo-sharing site Instagram. The Sri Lankan beauty took to Instagram Sunday to express her gratitude towards her followers. "Woo hoo!! Hitting 1 million and only want to celebrate it with you guys! Going to go 'private' for my...
  • 'Kick' actress Jacqueline Fernandez gathers 1 million fans on Instagram March 1, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez has reached a new milestone on photo-sharing social media service Instagram with 1 million followers. The 29-year-old Sri Lankan beauty has been an active Instagram user and keeps sharing photos of her day-to-day activities with her fans on the site. "Woo hoo!! Hitting 1 million and only...
  • Not hackers, internal error caused outage, says Facebook January 27, 2015

    Frankfurt: Facebook, the world's largest social network, and its Instagram photo-sharing site, suffered temporary outages around the world for up to an hour on Tuesday and the company said later that an internal software networking error was to blame. The outage at Facebook appeared to spill over and temporarily slow or...
  • Hacker group 'Lizard Squad' claims responsibility for outages at Facebook, Instagram, other sites January 27, 2015

    Frankfurt: Internet sites including Facebook, the world's largest social network, Instagram and other popular sites suffered temporary outages on Tuesday and a hacker group associated with other recent high-profile attacks claimed it caused the outages. A Twitter account that purports to speak for hacker group "Lizard Squad" posted messages suggesting that...
  • Facebook, Instagram services restored after brief outage January 27, 2015

    New Delhi: After roughly 40 minute outage, Facebook and Instagram services are again accessible in US, Asia and other regions. Both services suffered a widespread outage lasting roughly 40 minutes on Tuesday affecting users in the United States, Asia, the UK and Australia. The social media giant's Instagram service was also briefly...
  • Facebook, Instagram go down; inaccessible to users globally January 27, 2015

    Update: Facebook and Instagram appear to be working fine now. The outage lasted roughly 40 minutes affecting users in the United States, Asia, the UK and Australia. New Delhi: Facebook and its 2012 acquisition Instagram are down for users around the world. Facebook says it is working on fixing the issue. Both...
  • Facebook most popular social network: Survey January 12, 2015

    Washington: Facebook is by far the most popular social media website with its large base of "very active" users visiting the site daily, a new survey of American internet users has found. The survey conducted by the Pew Research Center found that while Facebook remains the most popular social media site,...
  • Miley Cyrus posts a disturbing selfie of herself with blood dripping from her nose January 8, 2015

    Los Angeles: Singer Miley Cyrus has posted a bizarre selfie in which she is seen with blood dripping out of her nose. The 22-year-old posted the photograph on Instagram, reports aceshowbiz.com. The "Wrecking Ball" hitmmaker, who is seen wearing a turquoise hoodie, captioned the photograph: "ew." In the image, blood was still dripping...
  • Men who post more selfies on Facebook, Instagram have narcissistic tendencies January 7, 2015

    Washington: Men who post more selfies on social media sites such as Facebook and Instagram may exhibit anti-social traits like narcissism and psychopathy, a new study has claimed. The study shows that men who posted more online photos of themselves than others scored higher on measures of narcissism and psychopathy. In addition,...
  • Which app will the breakout hit of 2015? January 2, 2015

    New York: Uber, Facebook, Instagram - sure, they've been all the rage, but with 2015 already here we're all ready for something fresh. From ride-hailing to photo sharing, here are a few up-and coming apps and startups to watch in in 2015. Which will be the breakout hit of...
  • 'The Interview' makes $1 million before online revenue rolls in December 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'The Interview' took in more than $1 million in a limited Christmas Day release, a solid showing that could be quickly eclipsed by the money Sony Pictures (6758.T) makes with its groundbreaking online debut of the raunchy comedy. That the farcical film - which angered North Korea and triggered...
  • Instagram valued at $35 billion, worth more than Twitter December 20, 2014

    New York: Photo sharing website Instagram has been valued at $35 billion by Citigroup, surpassing Twitter. This beats Twitter's market cap of $23 billion by a wide margin, wired.com reported In April 2012, Instagram was acquired by Facebook for $1 billion and had about 30 million users. The app was downloaded over a...
  • Instagram crosses the 300 million user mark, edges past Twitter December 11, 2014

    Bengaluru: Facebook's photo-sharing service, Instagram, said it had more than 300 million users, sharing over 70 million photos and videos each day. Microblogging service Twitter has 284 million active users, according to its website. Four-year-old Instagram crossed 200 million users in March. The service, bought by Facebook in April 2012, also said...
  • Twitter introduces Instagram-style photo filters December 3, 2014

    New York: Micro-blogging site Twitter has now given its users more control of their photos. The Twitter app for iOS and Android devices has replaced its photo filter grid with an easier to use Instagram-style row of adjustable filters. Double tapping the filters shows an intensity slider that shows thumbnails of...