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Vienna museums open OnlyFans account to display ‘explicit’ artworks

The city of Vienna is taking an offbeat approach to the censorship of art and has turned to using the adults-only online platform OnlyFans to put its most “explicit” artworks on full display. The tourism board for the Austrian capital is now presenting art from four of Vienna’s most revered museums on the adults-only platform […]

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Facebook Down: Mark Zuckerberg loses nearly $6 billion due to outage

Facebook’s share price walloped by outage, stripping billions out of company CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s personal fortune. Business publication Forbes reported that Zuckerberg has lost US$5.9 billion off the back of the global outage of Facebook, Instagram and Whatsapp. This still leaves Zuckerberg with a cool fortune of around US$117 billion. The company’s share price slipped […]

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Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram suffer six hour global outage over ‘faulty configuration’

Social media services Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram suffered an outage that lasted for at least six hours on Monday, Facebook said. The company says the cause was a faulty configuration change. All three services are owned by Facebook and could not be accessed over the web or on smartphone apps. Downdetector, which tracks outages, said […]

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Gabby Petito: Body of woman matching description of missing influencer found in Wyoming

The body of a woman matching the description of Gabby Petito has been found by search crews at a national park in the US state of Wyoming. “As every parent can imagine, this is an incredibly difficult time for her family,” FBI agent Charles Jones told the media. “The cause of death has not been […]

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‘Just taking a little break from social media’: Britney Spears deletes Instagram

Britney Spears deleted her Instagram. The move comes just two days after she announced her engagement to her longtime boyfriend Sam Asghari. A source shared that the “Overprotected” pop star, 39, is taking some time away from social media “in light of the successful path that she’s been on and continues to be on [following] […]

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UK regulator flags Kim Kardashian’s Instagram for promoting ‘untested cryptocurrency’

Kim Kardashian has been criticised for promoting an untested cryptocurrency on Instagram, by the head of the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Charles Randell said Ms Kardashian had “asked her 250 million followers to speculate on crypto tokens” by promoting an advert for Ethereum Max. He called it “a speculative digital token created a month […]

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Little Mix singer Perrie Edwards and Liverpool footballer Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain welcome baby

Little Mix singer Perrie Edwards and Liverpool footballer Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain have announced the birth of their first child. The pair, both 28, wrote on Instagram that the child had been born on Saturday. They shared black and white images of the child’s head and feet, but did not reveal a name or gender. Edwards had […]

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Turkish influencer prosecuted for posting photos from inside Amsterdam sex museum

A Turkish social media influencer is being prosecuted for posting photos from inside the world-famous Sex Museum in Amsterdam. Merve Taskin, 23, shared pictures of sex toys she bought at the museum during a birthday trip to the Netherlands in January last year. A few months later she says she was arrested in Turkey, where […]

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Russian influencer fined for tying girlfriend on top of car and driving in full speed

Two influencers in Russia are facing criticism after they posted a rather bizarre stunt on social media. Sergey Kosenko is one of the topmost social media influencers of Russia. He has millions of followers on all social networking websites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. In the video shared, he is seen tying his girlfriend […]

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Google, Apple’s data shadowban to severely impact Facebook’s income

Facebook earned $28 billion in revenue through advertisements for the second quarter of this year and its global ad revenue during the pandemic year totaled to $84.2 billion. This would mean that the social media giant earned at least $32 on an average from every user all over the world in 2020. Facebook witnessed a […]

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Instagram makes new under 16’s accounts private by default

Instagram has made new under-16s’ accounts private by default so only approved followers can see posts and “like” or comment. Tests showed only one in five opted for a public account when the private setting was the default, it said. And existing account holders would be sent a notification “highlighting the benefits” of switching to […]

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Instagram influencer slips to death while clicking picture by a waterfall

Instagram influencer Sofia Cheung tragically plummeted to death after she slipped while clicking a picture by a waterfall. Sofia, 32, and three companions went to Ha Pak Lai Park where the terrible occurrence transpired. The influencer chose to shoot selfies at the park’s Pineapple Mountain location, a popular spot for hikers at dusk when she […]