The publisher of the Oxford dictionaries says “selfie” saw a huge jump in usage in the past year, bursting from the confines of Instagram and Twitter to become mainstream shorthand for any self-taken photograph.
“Driving selfies” are the latest craze on social media sites such as Instagram and Twitter. But experts have warned that the practice is dangerous and could even be deadly.
A leading group of pediatricians says parents need to know that unrestricted use of smartphones and social media could have serious consequences for their kids.
Who’s watching you? What are they learning about you? And how can you turn it off?
There’s not much to this story. Just watch it. Happy Friday.
The next time you’re invited to a wedding, check the invitation, because you may be asked to leave your phone at the door or be expected to help document the big day.
The unit at Amazon that runs Web servers for other companies ran into problems Sunday, leading to outages or slowdowns on several popular websites.
The City of New York has launched a photo competition, encouraging residents to showcase their favorite features of the city’s five boroughs.
In a picture posted on Instagram, Lohan showed off how she was preparing for rehab: Surrounded by suitcases and clothes. Lohan wrote “90 days and 270 looks.”
Brandon Jacobs hasn’t exactly been keeping it a secret. He wants to return to the Giants. But what are the chances, really?
If you use social media, you may be at risk of getting locked out of your own account, and it’s not a scam.
There’s plenty of speculation the oft-injured Stoudemire could be done for good. But the 30-year-old refuses to see it that way.
Students said postings on the photo sharing network Instagram showed pictures of female classmates with hurtful and mean-spirited captions.
If you’re one of the thousands of people who snap pictures of your food and instantly share them on social media, you might be surprised to learn that some restaurants are now banning photos of their food.
Instagram, the popular mobile photo-sharing service now owned by Facebook,has backpedaled on some of its planned changes that led to concerns that it would use its members’ photos in advertisements.