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Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram glitches affect some users globally

Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram glitches affect some users globally

Facebook Inc said on Wednesday some of its users globally were facing issues while sending media files over its social media platforms including WhatsApp and Instagram, and the social media company said it was working to fix the problem.

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp working again after outages

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp working again after outages

Facebook Inc said it restored services on Sunday after some users could not access its social networking site, photo-sharing network Instagram and messaging app WhatsApp.

Facebook Inc's Instagram back up after worldwide outage

Facebook Inc's Instagram back up after worldwide outage

Facebook Inc's photo-sharing social network Instagram is back up for some users on Wednesday, after suffering a worldwide outage days after it installed a new head of the app.

Facebook cracks down on hundreds of fake accounts from Iran, Russia

Facebook cracks down on hundreds of fake accounts from Iran, Russia

Facebook announced Tuesday it had removed hundreds of fake accounts originating in Iran and Russia from its own platform and from Instagram.

BlackBerry files lawsuit against Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram

BlackBerry files lawsuit against Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram

BlackBerry Ltd on Tuesday filed a patent infringement lawsuit against social media platforms Facebook Inc and its units WhatsApp and Instagram.

Google takes on Snapchat with its own 'Stories' format

Google takes on Snapchat with its own 'Stories' format

Content for its "AMP stories" initially comes from outlets like CNN, The Washington Post, Conde Nast, Wired and US People magazine.

Facebook and Instagram down for some users

Facebook and Instagram down for some users

Facebook and Instagram users in some parts of the United States, Europe and Canada were unable to access their accounts on Wednesday as the social networking website faced technical issues.

Fake Brazilian 'photographer' duped BBC and others

Fake Brazilian 'photographer' duped BBC and others

Eduardo Martins, the war photographer, never existed -- the photos and videos he posted were doctored ones stolen from real photographers who risked their lives in places like Iraq.

Kim Kardashian breaks social media silence

Kim Kardashian breaks social media silence

Following months of silence, reality television star Kim Kardashian re-emerged on social media on Tuesday, posting a photograph of herself with rapper husband Kanye West and their two children.

Road safety campaign reaches over 300,000 people

Road safety campaign reaches over 300,000 people

The month-long national road safety campaign, ‘#Make It Click Qatar’ organised by ConocoPhilips and BMW Qatar, has reached over 300,000 people through its digital platform.

French actress Cottilard denies Brad Pitt affair rumours

French actress Cottilard denies Brad Pitt affair rumours

Marion Cottilard has taken to Instagram to announce her second pregnancy and quash rumours of any alleged involvement with Brad Pitt, her co-star in the upcoming movie Allied.

Iran rounds up 450 social network users

Iran rounds up 450 social network users

Iran has "arrested or summoned" around 450 social media users over their online activities, a website linked to the powerful Revolutionary Guards said on Tuesday.