At the Wednesday Night Café...

... you can talk all night. [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Photography, Law, Trees, Sunrise, Ann Althouse

Photojournalists Struggle Through the Pandemic, With Masks and Long Lenses

Assignments have dried up for many photographers. Others risk going into the fray to capture images of a changed world.
Tags: Freelancing, Photography, New York Post, News, Vanity Fair, Jones, Gary, Mark, Caitlin, Ochs, HE, Radhika, News and News Media, Self-Employment and Independent Contracting, Protective Clothing and Gear, Reuters Group PLC

Court Rules Photographer Gave Up Exclusive Licensing Rights by Posting on Instagram

When it comes to appropriating images found online, the situation is understandably confusing. If an individual posts something on social media, does that give someone else the right to use it in a different forum? Most lawyers would likely answer, "Not so fast," and yet on Monday came a suggestive ruling perhaps otherwise from a New York federal court. From a report: The plaintiff in the case is Stephanie Sinclair, a professional photographer known for exploring gender and human rights issues a...
Tags: New York, Instagram, NFL, Tech, Tom Brady, Guatemala, Goldman, Mashable, Breitbart, Sinclair, Stephanie Sinclair, Kimba Wood, New York Times TIME, Instead U S District Court

Diddy Hosts Online ‘Dance-A-Thon” to Benefit Health Care Workers… (VIDEOS)

Did you miss the “Diddy Dance-a-thon’ on Instgram ? Don’t worry we got you covered. With the Global pandemic known as Covid-19 or ‘The Rona’ on the streets, Diddy took to Instagram to raise money (3 million dollars total) for the health care workers on the front line of the virus . A few of his celebrity friends stopped by to support the cause including Lebron James, Will Smith,Drake , JLo and A Rod, Cardi B,Offset ,Usher and many others. Plus we got a little #QuarantineRadio twerk from Draya...
Tags: Featured, Celebrities, Instagram, Atlanta, Will Smith, Diddy, Lizzo, Don, Megan, Rona, Rah Ali, Offset, Draya Michelle, Aubrey "Drake" Graham, Lebron James Will Smith Drake JLo, Rod Cardi

5 Artists to Follow on Instagram Now

Avant-garde architecture, South African self-portraits and Neapolitan thirst traps: Here are the Instagram accounts that brighten our art critic’s daily feed.
Tags: Art, Photography, News, Social Media, Instagram Now, Instagram Inc, Torbjorn Rodland, Phumzile Khanyile, Nkosinathi Khumalo

Bored Again? Here Are 5 More Fun Things to Do This Week

I'm back with even more fun ideas for things you can do at home.
Tags: Photos, Cooking, Organization, College, College Life, Fun Activities

At the Lunchtime Café...

... it's still sunrise in the photographs.I caught that view at 6:21. The actual sunrise time was 6:15. I almost overslept it! Woke up and looked at the clock at 5:50. Very late for me! [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Photography, Law, Sunrise, Lake Mendota, Ann Althouse, Lunchtime Café

As Instagram Live use skyrockets, a 'TV guide of live content' is launching to help users find and schedule the best ones

During quarantine, Instagram users are turning toward the platform's Live feature for everything from DJ sets and exercise classes to celebrity-hosted Q&As and comedy sketches. With Instagram Live views up 70% in just the first week of April, influencer marketing agency Digital Brand Architects (DBA) partnered with web design start-up chloédigital to launch "Your Live Guide." The new website brands itself a "TV guide of live content" and lets creators promote their Instagram Lives while lettin...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Trends, Miley Cyrus, Port, Lake, Hills, Watts, DBA, Whitney Port, Reesa Lake, Chloé Watts, Charli D Amelio, Digital Brand Architects DBA, Instagram Lives, Kaitlyn -LSB- Carter

Addison Rae breaks down her rise to 33 million TikTok followers, from dancing competitively at 6 years old to deciding to leave college and move to Los Angeles

Addison Rae Easterling, 19, is one of the top TikTok influencers in the world with over 33 million followers on the app. She began posting videos in July 2019 for fun and by December she decided to go all-in and moved out to Los Angeles from Louisiana. Easterling is known for her dance videos on TikTok and for being a member of the popular group, the Hype House. She spoke with Business Insider about her rapid success online and how she is building a larger business with merchandise and lucrati...
Tags: Hollywood, Instagram, California, LSU, Los Angeles, Trends, House, Khloe Kardashian, Louisiana, Mariah Carey, Carey, Louisiana State University, Oreal, Reebok, Jake Paul, James Charles

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs The Reverend Teaser Arrives!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs The Reverend teaser arrives! Netflix took to Instagram to debut the first teaser for the highly-anticipated Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs The Reverend, an interactive special continuation of the streaming service’s acclaimed Ellie Kemper-led comedy, which is set to premiere on May 12! The teaser can be viewed below! RELATED: Daniel Radcliffe Joins Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Interactive Special   View...
Tags: TV, Movies, Instagram, Netflix, TV News, Harry Potter, Streaming, Tina Fey, Tbs, Ellie Kemper, Daniel Radcliffe, Sam, Radcliffe, Kimmy Schmidt, Fey, Kimmy

Selena Gomez filed a $10 million lawsuit claiming a gaming company used her likeness without her consent

Selena Gomez has filed a lawsuit against the developers and sellers of a mobile fashion game for using her likeness without her consent. According to the lawsuit, obtained by Business Insider, the companies behind the game "knowingly" used Gomez's image without her consent, and profited off her inclusion in the app. Gomez is asking for at least $10 million, which includes compensation for "all income, profits or other benefits" the company made by using her likeness. Visit Business Insider's ...
Tags: Apple, Taylor Swift, Instagram, China, US, Trends, United Kingdom, Sandra Bullock, Selena Gomez, Lindsay Lohan, Ellen Degeneres, Guangzhou, Gomez, LOHAN, Selena, Alex Weingarten

Instagram rival VSCO lays off 30% of staff to reduce reliance on outside capital

VSCO, the popular photo editing app and Instagram rival, is the latest company to undergo layoffs attributed to the COVID-19 crisis, which has put a strain on venture-backed startups. According to a report from NPR, which was then confirmed by VSCO co-founder and CEO Joel Flory on LinkedIn, the company is laying off around 30% of staff, or 45 of its employees. Though Flory didn’t reference the COVID-19 outbreak by name, his post described the rapid change to the economy which necessitated the...
Tags: Startups, Mobile, Apps, Layoffs, Instagram, Tech, Vsco, Npr, COBRA, Flory, Personnel, Joel Flory, Coronavirus, COVID-19

DiCaprio & De Niro Offer Fans Special Flowers of the Killer Moon Role

DiCaprio & De Niro offer fans special Flowers of the Killer Moon role Oscar winners Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert De Niro took to Instagram to announce a special opportunity for fans to get a walk-on role of Killers of the Flower Moon through the charity All In Challenge. The announcement video can be viewed below! RELATED: Killers of the Flower Moon: Netflix, Apple & More in Talks for New Martin Scorsese Film   View this post on Instagram ...
Tags: Amazon, New York, Movies, Instagram, Matthew Mcconaughey, America, Fbi, Oscar, Leonardo Dicaprio, Robert De Niro, Scorsese, Ellen Degeneres, Eric Roth, Robert, Martin Scorsese, Leo Dicaprio

I Forgot How Much I Loved These Beauty Products

I’ve organized and cleaned the pantry twice, I’ve shined the wood floors three times in the last 7 days, and I’ve organized my entire closet for the warmer weather (not that I’m going anywhere anytime soon but hey, be prepared right?). Now I’m busy rediscovering things I love. Like how did I forget how much I loved Little Britain? I’m re-watching all the series on Prime. Like if I had to self-isolate with one Little Britain character who would it be!? I know, I know I can’t pick Tom Baker r...
Tags: Instagram, Beauty, Andy, Anne, Lou, Tom Baker, Vicky Pollard, Little Britain, Musings of the Day, Revlon Super Lustrous Glass Shine Lipstick, Marjorie Dawes, Jill Stuart Jelly Eye Colors

The Ultimate Step-by-Step Guide to Launching a New Tech Product

By Ivan Zografski The tech industry is rapidly emerging. Statista estimates the 2019 total tech spending worldwide at $3.36 billion. And although the industry is overcrowded with tons of different products, the potential is still huge. New products are emerging every day. Launching a new product can be very difficult. No matter whether you’re launching a new app, a new software feature, or a complete software-as-a-service (SaaS) offering, every product launch requires its own strategy so it gets...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Sales, Marketing Strategy, Innovation, Product Development, Product Launch, Business Development, Starting A Business, Sales Approach, Technology & Telecommunications, Go-to-market Strategy, Tech Product Launch, Ivan Zografski, Ivan Zografski Ivan Ivo Zografski, City University of London Ivo

Zendaya’s Chani Featured in New Dune Photo

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Dune photo reveals new Look at Zendaya’s Chani Following yesterday’s release of the first images from Denis Villenueve’s highly-anticipated remake of Dune, The Greatest Showman star Zendaya took to Instagram to share a brand new photo, providing us a with another look at her character Chani in full costume. In the books, Chani is the love interest to Timothée Chalamet’s Paul Atreides, who he first met through his dreams. Check out the full photo below!   ...
Tags: Movies, Instagram, Josh Brolin, Oscar Isaac, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, Porter, Paul Atreides, Villeneuve, Javier Bardem, Denis Villenueve, Denis Villeneuve, Dave Bautista, ComingSoon, Movie News, Oscar Isaac Star Wars

Jack Dorsey reportedly felt so betrayed that Instagram sold to Facebook that he deleted the app and hasn't posted since (FB, TW)

Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey hasn't posted to Instagram since 2012, despite being one of the app's most influential early users and a close friend of founder Kevin Systrom.  Now, thanks to Bloomberg reporter Sarah Frier's new book, "No Filter: The Inside Story of Instagram," we may know what made Dorsey leave the app: Instagram's acquisition by Facebook.  Dorsey posted for the last time on April 9, 2012, the same day Facebook announced it was buying Instagram. According to Frier, Dorsey ...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, San Francisco, Trends, Bloomberg, Jack Dorsey, Kevin Systrom, Ev Williams, Dorsey, Odeo, Facebook Twitter, Systrom, Sarah Frier, Burbn

Instagram partners with LA’s ChowNow to make food pics and stories shoppable

Instagram is partnering with the Los Angeles-based restaurant ordering platform ChowNow to make pictures and stories from local restaurants shoppable by adding “Order Food” buttons and stickers to their images and videos. The buttons and stickers will link directly to ChowNow to complete order flow, the companies said. Followers can also re-share stickers on their own Instagram Stories to drive awareness. Local restaurants have been hit especially hard by the forced economic shutdown and social ...
Tags: TC, Instagram, Los Angeles, Tech, Doordash, Webb, Tallula, Instagram Stories, LA 's ChowNow, Chris Webb ChowNow, Jeremy Fox Chef Owner of Birdie G

Instagram’s TOS Authorizes Third-Party Embedding of Photos–Sinclair v. Mashable

Sinclair is a professional photographer. Like many photographers, she posts photos to Instagram. Mashable wished to use a photo of Sinclair’s and asked for a license. Sinclair declined. Using Instagram’s API, Mashable then embedded the photo into its story. Sinclair demanded Mashable remove the photo. When it didn’t, Sinclair sued for copyright infringement. Mashable argued that Sinclair posted the photo to Instagram, her profile was set to public, and Instagram’s terms of service allowed Masha...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Law, Copyright, Goldman, Haiti, Mashable, Breitbart, Afp, Eric, Sinclair, Agence France Presse, Second Circuit, Venkat, Licensing/Contracts

Coronavirus Outbreak Caused Explosion Of On-Demand Exercise Classes — And It May Stay That Way For Good

PIKESVILLE, Md. (CBS Local) — As the coronavirus pandemic limits social contact with others, gyms and exercise studios have been forced to close, leaving members looking for alternative ways to get in their regular workouts. Thankfully, social media and live video technology is allowing trainers to stay close to members from a distance and give individuals ideas for at-home workouts. In Edina, Minnesota, Barre3 studio is offering classes in real time on Instagram Live. Now their $24 classes are ...
Tags: Instagram, Manhattan, Miami, Cbs, Offbeat, Barry, Pittsburgh, Big Apple, Fort Lauderdale Florida, Pikesville, Freedman, Local TV, Miami City Ballet, Segal, MCB, Livermore California

Good morning. I've been out to see the sunrise, and now I'm back...

... gazing into the internet, waiting for the bloggable things to rise out of the murk. It seems to happen every morning, but that doesn't mean it always will. [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Photography, Law, Blogging, Sunrise, Ann Althouse

With Harvard Tech and $5M, PIC Therapeutics Takes Aim at Cancer

Some of the targets in cancer research are visible and well known, but they’re hard to hit with new drugs all the same. PIC Therapeutics is developing medicines aiming for one particularly elusive group of proteins, and the startup’s early research has attracted financial support from some prominent names in the life sciences industry.PIC announced Wednesday that it has raised $5 million in seed financing. The funding round was led by Advent Life Sciences, a London-based investment firm. Indivi...
Tags: Deals, Startups, London, Boston, Cancer, Trends, Investing, Harvard University, Pfizer, Biotech, Life Sciences, Pic, Harvard Medical School, Individual, Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Eli Lilly

Giving thanks for healthcare workers around the world – in pictures

Communities find bold ways to thank healthcare workers during the coronavirus crisisCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage Continue reading...
Tags: Photography, UK News, World news, Coronavirus outbreak

Top 100 Banks on Instagram for the First Quarter of 2020

The top 100 banks on Instagram ranked by their total number of followers through the first quarter of 2020. The post Top 100 Banks on Instagram for the First Quarter of 2020 appeared first on The Financial Brand.
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Top 100 Banks Using Social Media for the First Quarter of 2020

The top 100 banks using Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram ranked by their social media community through the first quarter of 2020. The post Top 100 Banks Using Social Media for the First Quarter of 2020 appeared first on The Financial Brand.
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube, Finance, Facebook Twitter YouTube, Social Media Power 100

Top 100 Credit Unions Using Social Media for the First Quarter of 2020

The top 100 credit unions using Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram ranked by their social media community through Q1 2020. The post Top 100 Credit Unions Using Social Media for the First Quarter of 2020 appeared first on The Financial Brand.
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube, Finance, Facebook Twitter YouTube, Social Media Power 100, Credit Unions Using Social Media

Top 100 Credit Union on Instagram for the First Quarter of 2020

The top 100 credit unions on Instagram ranked by their total number of followers through the first quarter of 2020. The post Top 100 Credit Union on Instagram for the First Quarter of 2020 appeared first on The Financial Brand.
Tags: Instagram, Finance, Social Media Power 100, Credit Union on Instagram

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