Instagram Users Hit With Outage For 2nd Time In 2 WeeksInstagram users report that the popular photo sharing social network is down Tuesday morning, the second such outage in the last two weeks.
Instagram Unveils New Anti-Bullying ToolsInstagram officially unveiled a new way to fight cyberbullying on Monday with a feature the social media giant is calling "Restrict."
Hours-Long Outages Affecting Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp Users Largely ResolvedFacebook, Instagram and WhatsApp users reported issues on all three services Wednesday morning that continued for hours before being resolved in the late afternoon.
Zuckerberg: It's "Really Important" For Facebook To Form 'Deepfake' Video PolicyFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday said the social network is evaluating how it should handle "deepfake" videos created with artificial intelligence and high-tech tools to yield false but realistic clips.
Artists Create 'Deepfake' Video Of Mark Zuckerberg To Gauge Facebook ResponseThree weeks after refusing to delete a doctored video of Nancy Pelosi, a pair of artists have uploaded a "deepfake" video of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to Instagram, directly challenging the company’s previous policy not to remove such videos.
Big Sur Social Media Campaign Shames Selfie-Obsessed TouristsBig Sur's world-famous coastline has been a tourist attraction for decades but a new Instagram page is shaming visitors for endangering lives in pursuit of the perfect selfie.
Top 49ers Draft Pick Nick Bosa Comes With Controversial Social Media HistoryIn the NFL draft, the 49ers selected Nick Bosa from Ohio State University, a player known for his sacks as well as for some controversial political views expressed on Twitter.
Facebook, Instagram Among Social Media Blocked In Sri Lanka After Easter AttacksSri Lanka placed a nationwide block on social media sites after more than 200 people died in multiple attacks on Sunday.
Mueller Report Lays Out Social Media Companies' Role In Election InterferenceA number of major Silicon Valley tech companies were called out in the Mueller Report, taking some heat for the role they played in spreading Russian disinformation.
Facebook: More Instagram Passwords Exposed Than First ThoughtMillions more Instagram users were affected by a password security lapse than parent company Facebook acknowledged nearly four weeks ago.
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp Suffer Early-Morning Outage SundayFacebook, Instagram, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger were temporarily down early Sunday.
Coroner: Couple Intoxicated Before Fatal Yosemite FallA young couple from India who wrote a travel blog were intoxicated when they died in a fall from a scenic overlook in Yosemite National Park.
Bomb Threat Deemed Safe Near Menlo Park Facebook And Instagram OfficesPolice in Menlo Park are investigating a bomb threat early Tuesday evening near offices of Facebook and Instagram, according to authorities.
Instagram Cracking Down On Fake Likes, Comments, FollowsInstagram is taking steps to remove fake likes, comments, and follows from profiles.
Brother: Couple Taking Selfie Just Before Fatal Yosemite PlungeA Bay Area couple who fell 800 feet to their deaths off Yosemite National Park's popular Taft Point last week were taking a selfie moments before the fatal plunge, the victim's brother said Tuesday.