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Was Facebook hacked last night?
Rumours began swirling around various sites that hacking group Lizard Squad were responsible for the takedown, after a tweet on the group's Twitter account read: "Facebook, Instagram, Tinder, AIM, Hipchat #offline #LizardSquad."
Facebook still ruling the social media kingdom
Facebook remains the most popular social media platform, while other contenders have enjoyed an increase in usership.
Instagram introduces 5 new filters - about time!
Instagram has today announced the release of five new filters, a move to keep up with ever-improving mobile phone cameras.
Instagram introduces verified badges for celebrities
Instagram will be rolling out verified badges to public figures, to make it easier for people to connect with authentic accounts.
Social networks drain smartphone batteries, says AVG
Aside from the usual suspects like games and social media, streaming and even pre-installed apps are the most likely to chew your smartphone or tablet battery and storage.
Embedded Instagram photos now bigger on web
We look at the latest announcement from the Facebook owned company.
Instagram - #selfielapse
Instagram has released an update to its video app Hyperlapse, giving users the ability to capture time-lapse videos. We investigate.
App of the week - Hyperlapse
We check out the new time lapse video app from Instagram
The apps I can't live without...
I don’t like clutter and I’m constantly deleting things off my iPhone that I don’t need...
App of the week: Bolt
<span style="color: #000000; font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Instagram has released their answer to Snapchat – Bolt.
Canterbury software start up bags $700k Japanese investment
"There is just so much going on in social media now that having a tool that can harness all of a company’s online activity, pulling it all into one website, is very valuable."
Facebook, nipples and inappropriate photo sharing...
Personally I don’t understand the need to show the world your nips on Instagram or Facebook, and I think it is completely stupid to put photos of your kids in the bath on the internet.
Instagram has finally stepped up
You no longer have to have all or nothing, giving you more creative control over how your photo is edited.
Instagram smashes 200 million user mark
"To the 50 million of you who’ve joined in the last six months, welcome. We’re so glad you’re here...."
10 things I hate about Instagram...
I used to love Instagram, but the Instagram craze has cooled off and it’s becoming more and more irrelevant.
Job Market Newbies: Lock down your social media profile
Just entering the job market after years of schooling, other employment or parenthood?
Is New Zealand social media momentum driven by images?
Is it true that the lure of engaging images is having a growing impact on Kiwis’ social media channels of choice…
Instagram video? We heard it on the Twitter Vine
So far winning the social media battle, but not necessarily the war, the prospect of video features in Instagram should come as no surprise.
Introducing video for Instagram…
After adding video sharing feature to Instagram, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg insists "we're really just getting started."
Android App of the Week - InstaPicFrame for Instagram
If you’re obsessed with Instagram like me, this photo app is a great addition.
Facebook-Instagram deal faces scrutiny
Regulators ask for more information as shares in the network continue their downward slide.
Why is Facebook launching its own camera app?
Social network releases photo editing & sharing app six weeks after purchasing competing product, Instagram.
Twitpic launches free iPhone app
Website that first enabled photo sharing on Twitter now available on iOS, coming soon to Android.
Instagram for Android tops 5m downloads
Free app second only to Angry Birds in Space on Google Play.