Facebook is greeting some international users with the weather. But in Fahrenheit.
In its quest to be the front page of the internet (sorry Google), Facebook is testing a weather forecast for some users in Australia on desktop browsers. A message greets people on login, advising them to “stay dry today in Sydney” thanks to a forecast of rain, for example. The weather alert does not currently […]
Multi-media journalists face jail time after reporting on North Dakota pipeline protest
Investigative reporter and co-founder of Democracy Now!, Amy Goodman, is now facing riot charges in the state of North Dakota after her report on a Native American-led pipeline protest there went viral on Facebook. Democracy Now! issued a statement about the new charges against Goodman late Saturday. The news organization, which spun out of WBAI-FM, creates […]
Though Facebook’s Groups primarily exist as a way for users to discuss, plan, and collaborate, spammers have long recognized the advertising opportunities the feature presents. You’d be hard-pressed to find a popular Group that isn’t plastered with posts advertising the latest fad to make 10 pounds “disappear overnight”, or an “amazing job opportunity” where you […]
This is how much Instagram fashion bloggers get paid per post
LONDON — Instagram’s fashion stars can be a source of style inspo, ideas and useful tips. While fashion bloggers’ feeds are replete with effortless-yet-flawless photography, reality couldn’t be further from the glamorous lives portrayed via social media. Whether bloggers are publishing posts sponsored by brands, or parading outfits paid for by brands during fashion week, […]