Social media use in South Africa is exploding with winners and losers in the space, according to a new study.

Social media use in South Africa is exploding with winners and losers in the space, according to a new study.

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Kim Kardashian West celebrates being the most followed Instagrammer with some more selfies!

2015-09-04 17:00

Kim Kardashian West celebrated 45 million Instagram followers by sharing a sexy selfie on the photo-sharing site.

Betty White is officially on Instagram! See her first pic here!

2015-06-05 14:42

Betty White joined Instagram and we can't wait to see what our favourite TV granny will post!

Virginia robber posts heist videos online

2015-05-07 22:08

A suspected Virginia bank robber has posted online videos of the heist and a photo of his note asking for $150 000.

Iggy Azalea has now also quit Instagram

2015-03-09 17:00

Iggy Azalea has quit Instagram less than a month after quitting Twitter because she decided it was time to take "a break".

WhatsApp now has 700 million users

2015-01-07 14:15

Popular instant messaging service WhatsApp has grown to half the size of social media giant Facebook.

Selfies driving up demand for plastic surgery

2014-12-01 16:00

Selfies have risen in popularity along with smartphones and social media sites, resulting in a growing number of people turning to plastic surgeons.

Leonardo DiCaprio joins Instagram! Check out his first posts here!

2014-09-25 11:28

Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio has joined Instagram and kick-started his account with two pictures from the United Nations General Assembly on climate in New York City.

Cute and prickly: Hedgehogs are trending as pets

2014-06-02 16:08

Hedgehogs have been steadily growing in popularity across the United States, despite laws in at least six states banning or restricting them as pets.

Social media key for terror groups - study

2014-05-14 21:36

Al-Qaeda and other terrorist groups have expanded their online presence with increased use of social media, creating new challenges for thwarting attacks.


Instagram steps up advertising effort

2015-09-09 08:28

The popular social network plans to expand its offerings to advertisers, opening up possibilities for global marketing efforts on the Facebook-owned photo-sharing network.

On my radar: Pen pals go virtual

2015-08-05 11:51

In today’s digital age, the concept of ­invisible friends takes an interesting turn, thanks to social media. More and more people are creating ­cyberfriendships, ­particularly on photo-sharing platforms like Instagram, ­with people they have ­never met in person

Ryan Reynolds not only joined Instagram but Facebook as well!

2015-05-13 11:03

Ryan Reynolds has joined Facebook and Instagram, just six months after he launched his own Twitter account.

Does Cassper have a new lady?

2015-04-01 14:07

Cassper caused quite a stir on Instagram by posting a snap with a smoking hot lady.

How Twitter saved us during the social media meltdown!

2015-01-27 10:43

While Facebook and Instagram were down, Twitter was thankfully there to save the day!

Instagram is now bigger than Twitter

2014-12-11 06:58

Instagram, the photo-sharing social network owned by Facebook, announced on Wednesday it has more than 300 million users.

SA Instagram users increased over 100% year-on-year

We speak to Mike Wronski, MD of Fuseware, whose organisation - together with World Wide Worx - researched and compiled the SA Social Media Landscape 2015 study. He describes the massive uptake of South Africans on Instagram. Watch.

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Actress shares 'fun for the whole family' breastfeeding selfie

2014-06-10 14:58

While the people over at Instagram still think breastfeeding is soft porn, Jaime King wants us to know that it’s not taboo.

Facebook giving smartphone app an ear for music

2014-05-21 22:35

Facebook says its mobile application will be getting an ear for music, as well as for film or television show sound tracks.

Squirrel goes nuts over selfie

2014-05-02 08:41

A photo op with a squirrel that went awry has left a teenager flustered but unhurt.

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