Instagram is changing the way brands make clothing, and it's leading to some head-scratching designs

2019-05-31 11:31

The trend of impractical yet visually alluring clothing is becoming more popular thanks to social media and the desire to go viral.

A man called off his wedding because his fiancée accidentally almost killed his dog

2019-05-20 12:00

She allowed the dog to ingest "large amounts of alcohol and chocolate edibles," which left the man so "disgusted" he couldn't even look at her.

FF Plus thanked SA for the votes – with an image it expropriated without compensation

2019-05-09 19:38

A Cape Town photographer says the party used his extraordinary photo without paying him.

Adorable video shows an Afghan boy who lost his leg from a landmine dancing after receiving a prosthetic limb

2019-05-09 12:04

In a heartwarming video, 5-year-old Ahmad Sayed Rahman gleefully reacts and dances after receiving a prosthetic leg at an Afghan orthopedic centre.

The 19 best optical illusions that went viral and stumped the internet

2019-04-13 09:16

From The Dress to legless women, the internet is filled with optical illusions that are both accidental and intentional.

Twitter users are getting locked out of their accounts because of a viral prank — make sure you don't fall for it

2019-03-27 06:02

Instead of getting a special colourful-themed Twitter feed, users are getting locked out their accounts.

WATCH: This giant guitar weighs a massive 57kg

2019-03-11 08:01

This is heavy metal taken literally: a guitar made of stainless steel and weighing 57kg.

An Uber driver created a ride 'menu' for passengers giving them hilarious options to choose from

2019-03-06 06:12

The driver behind the viral Uber menu told INSIDER it started out as a joke, but has quickly become popular with passengers.

'My f*k, Marelize' talks to us: 'I fall down every day'

2019-03-01 09:12

Marelize Horn, the Namibian woman who rode her bicycle into rugby posts in a video that has been going viral, has described herself as an accident-prone person who falls down almost every day.


A teenage Instagrammer is being criticised for smashing the nose off a 200-year-old Polish statue for a video

2019-05-20 19:57

She has since apologised for vandalising the historic sculpture, saying that she doesn't know why she did it.

YouTube superstar James Charles loses 2m subscribers after online feud

2019-05-12 20:03

YouTube beauty vlogger James Charles has lost almost 2 million of his subscribers after an online feud in which a fellow influencer called him out online.

These election fraud rumours are going viral - here's what's really going on

2019-05-09 13:19

Business Insider SA looks at which of the various videos and accusations have already been debunked.

Dateless teen takes himself to prom in half-suit, half-dress

2019-05-02 16:21

Wow – you gotta commend this teen’s out-the-box thinking

Julia Roberts makes hilarious Instagram video – and the internet goes bananas!

2019-04-02 11:10

Julia Roberts is proof a winning smile and a banana prop are enough to make you go viral!

WATCH: Anne Hirsch is unrecognisable in her return to YouTube

2019-03-25 07:56

It's been a hot minute since our favourite YouTube star has released a fresh new YouTube video.

This optical illusion of a floating sandwich is going viral. Here's how the photographer created the magic

2019-03-07 19:30

Photography student Domonique Hassell explained how she created her floating sandwich optical illusion — with string and photo editing.

Momo is actually just a creepy sculpture made by a Japanese special effects company

2019-03-04 14:10

The sculpture "Mother Bird" was made by artist Keisuke Aisawa for the Japanese special-effects company Link Factory.

'My f*k, Marelize...' - reaction to girl riding bike into rugby posts has people in stitches

2019-02-28 13:05

A video of a girl crashing her bicycle into rugby poles has been going viral, not so much because of her lack of co-ordination, but mostly owing to the reaction of the person recording the "epic fail".

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