House of Representatives Pass Bill to Ban TikTok in U.S., Bill Heads to Senate

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The House of Representatives has passed a bill furthering the fight to ban TikTok. Visit for more information The bill, named the Protecting Americans from Foreign Adversary Controlled Applications Act, was supported by Democrats and Republicans, while others on both sides of the aisle cited free speech issues. According to NBC, the bill now […]

New York City Sues TikTok, Instagram, and More Apps for Role in Nationwide Youth Mental Health Crisis

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New York City is taking TikTok, YouTube and more social media applications to court. The city, led by Mayor Eric Adams, cites the aforementioned, along with Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat, and more, as a contribution to a “nationwide youth mental health crisis.” Visit for more information The lawsuit is filed in the California Superior Court, […]

WATCH: Tyla Shows Jennifer Hudson How to Do Viral “Water” Dance

Tyla Shows Jennifer Hudson How to Do Viral "Water" Dance

Tyla hit The Jennifer Hudson Show and spoke about her viral hit “Water.” During her visit to the hit daytime show, Tyla and Hudson left the chairs of the talk show set up so the singer could show the Oscar winner how to do the viral dance. You can see it below. Visit for […]

Tyla Gains Over 1 Million Followers Thanks to Viral TikTok Challenge

Tyla Gains Over 1 Million Instagram Followers Thanks to Viral TikTok Challenge

Emerging artist Tyla has become a social media sensation, amassing over one million Instagram followers since her debut single, “Water,” made its way into the Billboard Hot 100 chart and ignited a viral TikTok dance challenge. Visit for more information A recent study by NetInfluencer analyzed Tyla’s social media metrics, shedding light on the […]

Biz Markie’s Wife Claims the Late Rapper’s Instagram is Being Held Hostage

Biz Markie's Wife Claims the Late Rapper's Instagram is Being Held Hostage

The wife of late Hip-Hop icon Biz Markie, Tara Hall, has started the “Save Biz Markies IG” hashtag after claiming his former manager holds his Instagram account hostage. Visit for more information AllHipHop reports Hall notes Markie’s former manager will not give up access to the account and is posting without consent. She notes […]

Jamie Foxx Returns to Instagram: ‘BIG Things Coming Soon’

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Jamie Foxx has made an official return to Instagram. Promoting his partnership with BET MGM, Foxx revealed he was out in Las Vegas for a few nights. “Thankful for my @betmgm family and a great few nights in Vegas. We got BIG things coming soon.” Visit for more information Foxx’s new Netflix film, They […]

Madonna Claps Back at Instagram Bullying of Her Appearance

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After presenting at this year’s Grammy Awards on Sunday night, Madonna was met with an influx of criticism regarding her appearance. In her latest Instagram post, discussing a close-up photo of her face that went viral online, the multi-award-winning singer protested that she was “caught in the glare of ageism and misogyny that permeates the […]

TikTok Confirms Employees Can Decide What Goes ‘Viral’

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Going viral on social media isn’t as organic as you think — at least not on TikTok. Visit for more information It was confirmed over the week that TikTok’s U.S. employees could determine what goes “viral” on the social media platform, Forbes confirms. Claims of the ability surfaced with the announcement of the new […]

Put Your Followers on Pause: Instagram Set to Debut New ‘Quiet Mode’ Feature

Instagram Set to Debut New 'Quiet Mode' Feature

On Thursday, Instagram announced its latest feature, “quiet mode,” geared to help users focus and set boundaries with their followers. Visit for more information The feature will send automatic replies to followers who try to message you letting them know you were not notified of their message. Additionally, the profile’s activity status will change […]

Instagram Announces a New Visual Refresh

Instagram Set to Debut New 'Quiet Mode' Feature

With a revised visual identity, Instagram has given its colors, typeface, logo, and other brand aspects new life and meaning. The new system is built to support ongoing evolution so that we can provide our community with more immersive and inclusive experiences. Visit for more information The gradient has been rebuilt in bright hues […]

Instagram Brings Back Chronological Feed Option for Users

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Instagram will please a lot of users with their latest move as they have brought back the chronological feed. The new-ish feature made its debut on Wednesday, March 23. Visit for more information According to Tech Crunch, the new feed options, Following and Favorites, are available via a drop-down menu that is attached to […]

Kanye West Suspended From Instagram For 24 Hours

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Kanye West will be no longer allowed to go on his overnight rants on Instagram as the popular social media platform banned him for 24 hours. Visit for more information TMZ and Rolling Stone first reported that the music and fashion mogul is being temporarily locked out of his Instagram account and won’t be […]

New Los Angeles Exhibition Celebrates The Black History of Memes

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Los Angeles Instagram exhibit to showcase Black History of Memes. Visit for more information From the evolution of photos and GIFs, to short videos, the Black meme community has become a pivotal part of pop culture on social media. Over the last decade, the way Black people share memes is an expression of ourselves […]

Instagram to Bring Back “Version” of Chronological Timeline as Option for Users

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For years, or really since Instagram was bought by Facebook, users have complained about the multiple updates made to the photo-sharing app. One update, in particular, was when Facebook decided to do away with Instagram’s chronological order. Visit for more information Well now, it seems as if many people’s prayers have been answered. Instagram […]

Lil Xan Accused Of Flexing Fake Richard Millie Watches


Lil Xan‘s most recent attempt to stunt in the public eye might have backfired against him. This follows an Instagram story post showing two Richard Millie’s also tagging the famous designer. Fake Watch Busters a popular watch blog with a network size of 700,000 followers immediately called out Lil Xan, the blog claimed the watches […]

Kodak Black Responds to the Viral Video of Him Groping His Mother

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Kodak Black took to his Instagram live this Saturday to address a video that has been circulating the Internet. This video shows Kodak grabbing on his mother in a sexual manner. Kodak Black starts the live video by saying his father left him at a young age and his mom continued taking care of the […]

Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp Experience Massive Outages

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The week has gotten off to a very rocky start for some of the world’s biggest tech giants as three of the world’s largest social media platforms experienced massive global outages, leaving millions of users unable to access many of the features of their accounts. Visit for more information Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp websites […]