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Instagram IGTV launches today: here’s how it works
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Instagram IGTV launches today: here’s how it works

Facebook-owned firm hopes to attract web celebrities with long-form video hub
20 Jun 2018
Stratford tube jump: police investigate viral video
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Stratford tube jump: police investigate viral video

Clip showed internet ‘prankster’ leap past a moving train
20 Dec 2017
What is TBH and why has Facebook bought it?
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What is TBH and why has Facebook bought it?

Anonymous chat app for teens has only been on the App Store since August
17 Oct 2017
Cyber attack targets Instagram celebrities
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Cyber attack targets Instagram celebrities

Phone numbers and email addresses are stolen by online criminals
31 Aug 2017
Beyonce 'breaks the internet' with photo of twins
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Beyonce 'breaks the internet' with photo of twins

The singer's 'Botticelli-inspired' Instagram shot of her newborns garners 5m likes in 5 hours
14 Jul 2017
Instagram rated worst social network for mental health
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Instagram rated worst social network for mental health

Photo-sharing app considered to have a negative impact on body image and sleep pattern
19 May 2017
INSTA-FRAUD: Artist sells other people's snaps
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INSTA-FRAUD: Artist sells other people's snaps

Richard Prince attacked for selling Instagram users' images for $90,000, but it's not against the law
27 May 2015
FORGET SELFIES: Now 'usies' are sweeping the web
Two women pose for an 'usie' in Hyde Park
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FORGET SELFIES: Now 'usies' are sweeping the web

Social bonding or rampant narcissism? Academics argue over the cultural significance of 'usies'
1 Aug 2014
Bolt app: what is it and how is it different from Snapchat?
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Bolt app: what is it and how is it different from Snapchat?

New messaging service from the makers of Instagram is trying to muscle in on a crowded market
30 Jul 2014
IDF Instagram of child in crosshairs was from February
IDF Instagram photo from February
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IDF Instagram of child in crosshairs was from February

Another old photo causes outrage on social media – so how reliable are the #GazaUnderAttack images?
21 Jul 2014
ONLINE NUDITY: Which sites let you #freethenipple?
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ONLINE NUDITY: Which sites let you #freethenipple?

Instagram has strict rules on nudity – but not all social media sites are so puritanical
3 Jun 2014
Ten of the best Nasa Instagram photos
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Ten of the best Nasa Instagram photos

Ten great images as Nasa blasts past one million followers
13 May 2014
VIRTUAL REALITY: Will Facebook make it happen?
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VIRTUAL REALITY: Will Facebook make it happen?

Tech community divided by Facebook's purchase of much-hyped virtual reality firm Oculus VR
26 Mar 2014
Cloak: new 'anti-social' app helps users avoid friends
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Cloak: new 'anti-social' app helps users avoid friends

New smartphone app uses FourSquare and Instagram to help people steer clear of unwanted interactions
20 Mar 2014
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 19 Dec 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 19 Dec 2012

19 Dec 2012
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