Articles Tagged with social media

Spam-mageddon: Instagram Followers Disappear In Purge

Instagram purges all fake followers from its site.

Social media has been going crazy, after Instagram held a purge of all the spam-bots and inactive accounts on its site. People have been taking to Twitter, and other social media sites, lamenting their loss of followers. Many of those people don’t seem to realize that the only followers removed from their accounts are the… Read more »

Best Buy Apologizes For ‘Serial’ Joke, Deletes Tweet

Best Buy says it's sorry for the Serial tweet.

Best Buy is apologizing today after a tweet offended followers. The tweet made reference to the Serial podcast, which has been called the top podcast of all time, and has also stirred some ethical questions. If you’re not following the Serial podcast, you may not understand how anyone could be offended — of course Best… Read more »

Reyhaneh Jabbari, Iranian Woman Who Killed Her Rapist, Hanged By Iran

Reyhaneh Jabbari

Reyhaneh Jabbari, the Iranian woman who killed her alleged rapist in 2007 and was sentenced to death in 2009, has been hanged. Prosecutors alleged that in 2007, Jabbari bought a knife two days prior to stabbing Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi, a former official in Iran’s intelligence service, according to this Inquisitr report. Jabbari’s defense — that… Read more »

Kanye West Yells At Handicapped Concert Goers…Again

kayne rains on taylor's parade

Kanye West had another epic diva moment during a concert in Australia recently. During a show in Sydney on Friday, West was getting the crowd up on their feet during his performance, demanding everyone get to their feet and party. However, to his Majesty’s disapproval, he noticed a small group of fans remaining in their… Read more »