Instagram down for thousands of users globally
Most of the affected users are in the US with others in the UK, India and Australia.
Messi's World Cup post beats egg to become most-liked on Instagram
Having led Argentina to their first World Cup in 36 years with victory over France, Messi proceeded to make more history off the pitch with his photo gallery on Instagram, which racked up more than 65 million likes.
Kanye West's Twitter, Instagram accounts restricted after alleged anti-Semitic posts
West was first locked out of his Instagram by Facebook parent Meta Platforms Inc on Friday after which he took to Twitter, where he tweeted on Saturday for the first time in two years.
Russians to launch ‘Rossgram’ photo-share app after Instagram blocked
The new service, known as Rossgram, will launch on March 28 and have additional functions such as crowdfunding and paid access for some content, its website says.
Facebook and Instagram to temporarily allow calls for violence against Russians
The social media company is temporarily allowing posts that call for death to Russian President Vladimir Putin or Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko in countries including Russia, Ukraine and Poland.
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp hit by widespread outage
A major outage hitting all three platforms, which have billions of users, is rare though apps are regularly forced offline by technical problems.
Instagram hits pause on kids’ version after criticism
Instagram chief says the project aimed at children, which would have created a parentally-supervised version of the app for youngsters, has been widely misunderstood.
Instagram makes new under-16s’ accounts private by default to protect children from abusers
Government legislation in several countries now puts the onus on technology giants to ensure sufficient safeguards to protect children.
Cops nab Instagram account holder suspected of obscene communication with minors
Kajang police chief says a remand application will be made today.
Instagram to ban adults from messaging teens who don’t follow them
New teenage users who sign up to Instagram will also now be encouraged to make their profile private.
5 held in France for death threats over teen’s video critical of Islam
Her case has revived debate in France on freedom of speech as well as protection for schoolchildren from online bullying.
Facebook may be forced to sell Instagram and WhatsApp over abuse of power
Also Google and digital advertising firms are the targets of fresh privacy complaints filed in six EU countries on Thursday.