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RADIO.COM Staff
June 17, 2020 - 12:00 pm
If you’re not getting as much traction on your Instagram page as you would like, you may need to spice it up a bit. A study finds that the platform is prioritizing ‘sexy selfies’ in your news feed.
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Johnny Lopez
May 20, 2020 - 5:59 am
If you’ve posted a selfie wearing a face mask it could be being used without your consent. Researchers have been collecting thousands of face mask selfies directly from Instagram in order to develop the next generation of facial recognition tools.
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Tarrah Gibbons
May 19, 2020 - 4:17 pm
Instagram just launched a tool that focuses on mental health and wellness during the coronavirus pandemic. If you use the famous app, find out what the platform offers.
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Jacquie Cadorette
May 05, 2020 - 7:00 am
As the coronavirus pandemic rages on, many still find themselves strapped for cash, unable to go to work or laid off from their previous jobs. Instagram influencers everywhere have claimed to have the solution.
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Johnny Lopez
April 18, 2020 - 1:00 pm
A Wisconsin teen was threatened with arrest after posting about having coronavirus symptoms on Instagram. Now her parents are suing the sheriff’s department for violating their daughter’s first amendment rights.
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Jacquie Cadorette
January 27, 2020 - 9:37 am
Each state has a rival state that they secretly or not-so-secretly hate. At least, that’s what an Instagram survey has determined about all 50 states with the exception of a few. Matt Shirley of Los Angeles took a poll from his 327,000 Instagram followers to find out which states hated which other...
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Jacquie Cadorette
January 16, 2020 - 12:30 pm
A famous Instagrammer with over three million followers managed to get the perfect ‘gram – but it came at a price. The influencer ended up doing jail time for his risky photo-taking session. Vitaly Zdorovetskiy is a 27-year-old YouTube star and social media influencer who took to Instagram the...
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lizzy-buczak
December 31, 2019 - 11:31 am
It’s the final day of 2019. While anxiously awaiting the new decade, social media users are embracing a viral trend that allows them to look back at the previous year (and decade!) to see just how much things have changed. Ahead of the New Year’s Eve celebrations, two viral social media trends have...
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Kimberly Dole
November 28, 2019 - 12:13 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Instagram and Facebook users across the world experienced outages on Thursday. There were over 3,000 reports of Facebook outages around 9 a.m. according to the website Downdetector.com . By 9:45 a.m., over 7,200 users reported that the Facebook site and apps were down...
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 24, 2019 - 4:40 pm
A man in military gear barricaded himself in a Putnam County home after officers responded to a domestic incident, leading to a near-seven-hour standoff before he finally surrendered, according to police.
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