Facebook leans on Instagram to boost new dating service

2019-09-06 14:23

Facebook’s new dating feature has led to at least one important match: the marriage of users’ Facebook and Instagram profiles for the first time.

WATCH: Facebook says Huawei can no longer pre-install its apps

2019-06-07 13:27

A fresh blow for Huawei on Friday after Facebook says it will no longer allow its apps to be pre-installed on the company's handsets.

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes calls for company breakup

2019-05-09 21:19

Chris Hughes, who co-founded Facebook with Mark Zuckerberg from their Harvard dorm room, said the company has become too powerful and influential and should be broken up.

Facebook, Instagram and Whatsapp down: Users flood Twitter with hilarious reactions

2019-04-15 11:12

Popular social media networks Facebook, Instagram and Whatsapp was down worldwide on Sunday afternoon. Here are some of the best reactions.

Instagram gets into the e-commerce business with checkout tool

2019-03-20 10:51

Starting on Tuesday, the photo-sharing app is testing a shopping feature, called Checkout, with a handful of retailers including Nike and designer fashion platform Revolve.

Ariana Grande surpasses Selena Gomez as most-followed woman on Instagram

2019-02-26 10:02

Ariana Grande is officially the most-followed woman on Instagram, surpassing Selena Gomez.

Facebook announces plan to merge Whatsapp, Instagram and Messenger

2019-01-25 21:22

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's plans would involve stitching together the three apps’ messaging products behind the scenes, though consumers would still interact with each service separately, according to a report by the New York Times.

Fury as Instagram 'accidentally' rolls out horizontal design change

2018-12-27 22:10

Instagram says it accidentally rolled out a design change to a large number of users and quickly ended the test after complaints from users of the Facebook-owned social network.

Longtime Facebook exec Adam Mosseri new head of Instagram

2018-10-01 21:58

Facebook has named company veteran Adam Mosseri as the head of Instagram after the abrupt departure of the founders of the photo and video-sharing social networking service.

WATCH: Instagram co-founders are leaving Facebook after clash with Zuckerberg

2018-09-25 15:41

The co-founders of Instagram are resigning their positions with the social media company


Facebook, Instagram having connectivity issues for some users

2019-07-03 21:27

Facebook said its applications, including the main social-media service and Instagram photo-sharing app, were experiencing connectivity issues on Wednesday.

OPINION: Sorry, Amazon. Kim Kardashian is now a store

2019-06-01 10:32

Luxury fashion is getting ready for its selfie. If it likes what it sees, the global apparel market could become a battle of the Everything Store against the Everyone Store, says Andrea Felsted.

The 10 most-followed Instagram accounts

2019-05-05 12:25

Who is the most-followed person on Instagram?

Facebook suffers third major global outage this year, apologises for 'inconvenience'

2019-04-14 17:30

Facebook suffered its third major outage this year, with users across the world unable to access the social network or its suite of services such as Facebook Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp.

Outage hits Facebook, Instagram users worldwide

2019-03-13 22:57

Facebook and Instagram users lost access to the social network's applications in parts of the world as a result of an outage of undetermined origin.

Instagram's self-harm curbs: Getting a glimpse into the horror

2019-02-09 07:09

Britain has urged all social media platforms to join Instagram and curb self-harm posts after a UK teen who went online to read about suicide took her own life.

WATCH: Michelle Pfeiffer joins Instagram with purr-fect throwback clip

2019-01-17 14:10

Michelle Pfeiffer has officially joined in Instagram - and she did it with an epic clip.

5 ways to take better smartphone photos – including dealing with SA's harsh sunlight

2018-12-20 09:10

The average person is not able to see the difference between a smartphone photo and a picture taken on a mirrorless or DSLR camera, says South African filmmaker Miklas Manneke.

Instagram founders' exit means no one to challenge Zuckerberg

2018-09-26 07:44

Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, had spent six years running Instagram as a division of Facebook, while pursuing their own vision for the app – even when that was sometimes at odds with Mark Zuckerberg.

Blogger receives death threats after posting Instagram snap

2018-09-04 14:10

A well-known British blogger claims she’s received numerous death threats after posting her “perfect morning routine”.

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