Friends & Friction: There’s an enterprising upside to monopolies

2017-09-03 06:00

Sometimes a monopoly is a good idea.

Instagram posts will soon help sniff out tax fraud in India

2017-07-28 11:00

A photo of your shiny new car on Instagram or the Facebook post about your chic holiday cottage may lead India’s taxman to your door.

California students suspended for 'liking' racist posts sue

2017-05-05 12:45

Four California high school students have sued to challenge a school district's decision to suspend them for their online reactions to Instagram posts that included a black student and coach with nooses around their necks.

Bey’s ‘twin peek’ release a megahit

2017-02-04 20:55

“We would like to share our love and happiness,” announced US singer and multiple Grammy award winner Beyoncé Knowles, telling the world about her second pregnancy as only Queen B could.

Obama uses social media to engage

2017-01-05 11:26

President Barack Obama's administration has increasingly turned to social media options to engage the public.

Cynthia Gwebu, Brett Robson and Qaanita Orrie’s guide to glamming up

2016-11-18 06:00

Beauty inspiration from our favourite Instagrammers to help you step up your make-up routine.

The new style icons

2016-11-07 11:02

Forget celebrities and supermodels, these are the local icons you should be taking your style cues from.

ANC apologises for misusing image of actress during election campaign

2016-09-13 19:43

The ANC has publicly apologised to actress Vatiswa Ndara after using her image as part of its campaign for the 2016 local government elections.

You can now Snapchat on Instagram!

2016-08-03 09:12

Instagram has introduced a cool new feature called Instagram Stories and it’s exactly like Snapchat!

Ethiopia blocks social media ahead of exams

2016-07-10 21:13

Ethiopia has blocked social media sites for the next few days, after questions from end-of-year exams were posted online last month, sparking a national scandal and leading to their annulment.


Hey everyone! Jennifer Love Hewitt is on Instagram

2017-08-23 09:02

If you’re an avid follower on Jennifer Love Hewitt on Twitter, you can now follow her on Instagram too!

Snapchat adds Group Story tool to stay ahead of Instagram

2017-05-23 22:08

Snap, the maker of photo and video-sharing app Snapchat, has unveiled a new tool that will let people collaborate with their friends on video stories about events.

Does beauty trump talent?

2017-02-05 09:03

Drama as actors say looks and social-media popularity trump talent on the soap opera scene.

Instagram giveaway a hoax, warns Pavilion shopping mall

2017-01-31 10:56

The Pavilion shopping centre in Durban has issued a warning about a fake Instagram account, while experts warn that social media has become the new method of spreading spam.

Here's how to go Ninja mode on social networks

2016-11-18 13:12

With all social networks allowing for the posting of videos and images, what one shares is available to all, even people they may not intend to share the content with.

An explosion in video content, phenomenal growth from Instagram and the continued strong performance of LinkedIn. These are among the highlights of the 2017 Social Media Landscape Survey.

An explosion in video content, phenomenal growth from Instagram and the continued strong performance of LinkedIn. These are among the highlights of the 2017 Social Media Landscape Survey.

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WATCH: Instagram copies Snapchat

2016-08-05 13:02

The move shows Facebook still feels threatened by its smaller competitor even as Instagram continues to grow quickly, Bloomberg explains.

Mastering social media – 12 tips to stand out amongst the crowd

2016-07-13 16:44

When it comes to social media, Brendan Jack suggests having fun and creating a strategy that works for you - there is no definitive, correct way.

8 arrested for Instagram modelling in Iran

2016-05-16 12:47

Iran has arrested eight people for working in "un-Islamic" online modelling networks, particularly on Instagram, the head of Tehran's cybercrimes court said on state television.

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