Body positive influencer and former model Jada Sezer said that she didn't want to be the "tokenistic plus-sized girl" on Love Island.
Two years on from Bianca Devins' murder, her mother, Kim Devins, discusses her campaign to hold social media platforms and trolls accountable.
Audrey Nicole Francisquini was charged for entering American Senior High School giving out fliers to promote her Instagram account, reports say.
Turkey has become a popular destination for cheap veneers, but the dental work doesn't last forever and could to costlier problems down the line.
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People around the world – including in the US – are making “animal crush” videos, an extreme version of torture porn in which animals are tortured and killed on video. The making and distribution of these videos are illegal, and mostly exist on the dark web, but some slip through […]
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TikTok has over 1 billion monthly active users and is dominating the App Store. TikTok lets users easily share short funny clips which can go viral really easily. But TikTok has been criticised by US senators for censorship, privacy, and child safety. Because TikTok is owned by the Chinese company […]
A recent article in New York Magazine referred to our era as “the age of bathfluence.” People on Instagram, generally women, create increasingly elaborate baths to post on the platform. While baths contribute to their overall image of an aspirational lifestyle, the people posting the photos generally rankle at being […]
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Instagram may be adding a feature that lets users add music in the background of their Stories. Facebook has recently made licensing agreements with the major records, making a music service possible. Your Instagram Stories could soon have a soundtrack featuring your favourite songs. Instagram is prepping a new feature, […]