The rise of the disappearing photo

Nov 27, 2016
Daniela Bowker

At the beginning of this week Instagram announced that it was introducing a Snapchat-like option of disappearing photos and videos to its service. As we’re…

Instagram goes SnapChatty adding “Stories” that disappear after 24 hours

Aug 2, 2016
John Aldred

No longer do you have to worry over whether you’re spamming you stream with too many images. Introduced today, Instagram Stories lets you share moments of your…

Snapchat’s “lenses” contain a whole lot of cool technology

Jun 29, 2016
John Aldred

Snapchat might be quite a silly and frivolous app to some people, while others live on it.  Regardless of your thoughts on its practical application,…

19 year old girl banned from social media for posting nude photos of another woman

May 11, 2016
John Aldred

19 year old Courtney Marie Mulkentine from Gympie, Queensland, posted photos of her boyfriend’s ex-girlfriend to Facebook and removed them after Mulkentine received a phone call from…

Teenage Instagram Star Reveals The Truth Behind Her “Perfect” Photos

Nov 3, 2015
Liron Samuels

You know how people photograph their happy moments and rush to post the photos on Facebook and other social media trying to make the world…

Woman posted selfies of boyfriend aiming a gun at her head; found dead hours later

Oct 5, 2015
Liron Samuels

21-year-old mother of two captured selfies showing her boyfriend aiming a gun at her head and posted them on Snapchat. Just a few hours later…

Crime Scene Selfie Sent Over Snapchat Leads To Murder Charges

Feb 9, 2015
Liron Samuels

Snapchat allows users to send messages that disappear within several seconds, but it is possible to take a screenshot of the message. A 16-year-old teenager…

Slingshot: Facebook’s New App Takes Snapchat Head-On

Jun 18, 2014
Maaz Khan

Facebook’s been expanding like no other social network before it for quite a while now; with the acquisition of apps like Instagram, or companies like…