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Color Factory NYC promises to 'awaken' your love of the city

New York may seem a little bit drab, until you see it through the lens of Color Factory, the “multisensory exhibit inspired by the colors of the city.”  The exhibit premiered in San Francisco in August 2017 originally as a month-long pop-up that stretched into eight. When it...

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 9:05am

Kim Kardashian made more off one Instagram post than Trump makes in a year

Have you ever swiped your MTA card, received the "insufficient fare" warning, then remembered you still haven’t Venmoed your friend for dinner last night and thought to yourself: I wonder if my sorry income will ever compare to the Kim Kardashian net worth? (Or am I alone on this...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 11:54am

The Instagram trend you've definitely seen (or tried) before: Barbie feet

We all know the illusion of a good Instagram pose. There’s the "skinny arm," the sorority squat, the "belfie" and the "just suck it in." And let’s not forget about the "thighbrow." Now, there’s a new Instagram trend in town to make you grow...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 12:55pm

Instagram Lite: Slimmed-down app will help you save space on your phone

Instagram has launched a new version of its popular app called Instagram Lite — a smaller and slimmed-down version of the popular app but aimed at developing markets where data plans are limited. Whenever Instagram releases a new feature or product such as their new video platform IGTV...

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 4:14pm

Selena Gomez's new crazy-creepy horror film can only be streamed on IGTV

Selena Gomez's career post-Disney Channel hasn’t diverged too far from her Wizards of Waverly Place days (minus her role in 2012’s Spring Breakers): she’s still creating pop music with honest lyrics, and she’s kept on the straight and narrow. But now she’s starring...

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 11:12am

Instagram rolls out IGTV app to post videos up to one hour

Instagram announced it will launch IGTV — a new feature that will let users upload videos that are up to one hour in length. During a special event in San Francisco, the company said it plans to roll out the feature that will give users more camera time. Previously, users were only allowed...

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 4:39pm

Can you take an Instagram screenshot without the other person knowing?

Will the other person get notified when you take an Instagram screenshot?  If you have ever viewed someone’s Instagram Story and wanted to capture what you’re seeing by taking a screenshot, you might be wondering if the other person is notified. In early February Instagram began...

Friday, June 15, 2018 - 3:33pm

Instagram releases new stickers, features to celebrate Pride Month

There are new Instagram stickers and other fun features to use to celebrate Pride month and show your support for the LGBTQ community on Instagram throughout June. The latest Instagram update will include a Pride rainbow version of Instagram’s "signature gradient" in different...

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 5:36pm

Tiffany Trump played and Instagrammed about an anti-Trump card game

Tiffany Trump played another game of Fun With Passive Aggression on social media this week, this time by playing an actual game: The first daughter posted an Instagram story of her with a card game that isn't super-nice to her father: Trumped-Up Cards. On Tuesday, Tiffany posted the story of...

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 4:12pm

Instagram is rolling out a new feature that is long overdue

There is a new Instagram feature that that is being rolled out that will give users a new way to control what they see on their Instagram feeds. The new Instagram Mute feature will give users the option to personalize their own feed by hiding posts from certain accounts without necessarily having...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 5:02pm

Anything for the 'Gram: 5 Times Food Trends Went Too Far

Pleading for sanity in the food world is pointless when restaurants live and die not necessarily by how good their food is, but how Instagram-worthy. Which isn’t necessarily a bad thing! The garnish race happening on the Bloody Mary scene has been amusing to watch (and a boon for brunchers)....

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 7:52pm

Latest Instagram update gives you a new way to judge your friends

The latest Instagram update will include a new poll feature that will give users an interesting way to let your friends know how you feel about them. The emoji slider sticker in Stories will let users answer questions using a sliding scale function instead of two simple answers. For example, when...

Monday, May 14, 2018 - 2:00pm

Reese's follows one person on Instagram: can you guess who?

The internet is enthralled with one very random yet remarkable (and extremely funny) fact. The company to thank for Reese's Pieces, festive easter eggs, peanut butter cups and much more, only follows a single account on the Reese's Instagram, despite having over 100K followers. She’s...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 5:21pm

It just got way easier to impulse buy everything on Instagram

See, want, have — that's the dream for retailers, and we've been falling into the One-Click hole of Amazon for years. Now, that feature has come to tons of your favorite brands, not to mention restaurants and salons, thanks to Instagram. Instagram has added so-called Action Buttons...

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 4:34pm

NSFW Hot, sexy Instagram pics of Yasmine Nicole (Dak Prescott girlfriend)

Dak Prescott says he is not having sex with his girlfriend, Instagram model Yasmine Nicole, during the football season. You know, for good luck. Well the 2-3 Cowboys aren't having much luck, as they just heard they could be losing running back Ezekiel Elliott for six weeks when his suspension...

Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 12:24am

Here are the best new features coming to Instagram

There are plenty of new Instagram features that will be coming soon in the next few weeks. During Facebook’s F8 conference, Mark Zuckerberg announced several updates that are coming soon to Facebook including a downvote button and a dating function that will let users find love on Facebook...

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 6:19pm

How to make your dog an Instagram star

Stacie Grissom is a self-described “crazy dog person,” which certainly comes in handy at her day job as head of content at Bark.   “All I do is talk about dogs, take pictures of dogs, look at dogs and tell dog stories in different mediums and channels,” Grissom...

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 7:19am

You can finally download pictures on Instagram

Sure, you can screenshot a post on Instagram or bookmark it for later, but oddly there’s no way to down pictures on Instagram — at least until now. The General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, is set to take effect across Europe on May 25 and gives users the right to know the 5...

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 5:16pm

How to permanently delete Facebook and other social media accounts from yourlife

With so much news being shared across social media channels you might be interested in how to delete Facebook and other social media accounts from your life to break away from the influx of information flooding your newsfeeds altogether. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently addressed a scandal...

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 3:47pm

Sleep-inspired Dream Machine opens a portal to a fantasy world

Reality is a drag, right? Between gravity and not being able to touch clouds and washing machines we can't ride inside. To cater to our desire to live in the infinitely more fun world our minds create while we sleep, there's now the Dream Machine. The two-month pop-up promises to be...

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 10:21am