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How the millennials behind one of the largest art publishers in the world use their 2.7 million Instagram followers to help artists land paid work for companies like Disney

Born in Canada to Egyptian parents, Ghoneim always had a passion for content marketing. In his early 20s, he worked as head of communications for the museum Design Exchange. At that time, Arts Help was still a hobby, but it was there he learned to use art as a vehicle for social change. Mo Ghoneim Mo Ghoneim, 29, is the co-founder of the nonprofit Arts Help. The nonprofit seeks to highlight unknown and underrepresented artists. Ghoneim talks about what it takes to launch a nonprofit and th...
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Lyft will also ban a rider who was captured on video coughing on an Uber driver

AP Photo/Matt Rourke Lyft has banned a passenger seen in a video assaulting an Uber driver. The woman is seen coughing at, verbally attacking, and ripping the mask off the driver's face. The incident started after the driver asked the three passengers to wear masks. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Lyft will also ban a passenger seen a video assaulting a San Francisco Uber driver after being told to wear a mask, the company said in a tweet. Subhakar Khadka ca...
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Lyft says it too has banned a rider who was captured on video coughing on an Uber driver

AP Photo/Matt Rourke Lyft says it banned a passenger seen in a video attacking an Uber driver. The woman was seen coughing on and yelling at the driver and ripping a mask off the driver's face. The incident started after the driver asked the three passengers to wear masks. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Lyft too has banned a passenger seen a video attacking a San Francisco Uber driver after being told to wear a mask, the company said in a tweet.Subhakar Khadka...
Tags: Lyft, Uber, News, Instagram, San Francisco, Trends, Lim, KPIX, San Francisco Uber, Cyan Banister, Khadka, Betty Yu, Uber An Uber, Coronavirus, Sarah Al Arshani, Subhakar Khadka


Watch this mind-blowing footage of an FPV drone at a bowling alley

Check out this amazing short film shot by an FPV drone speeding through a bowling alley. The skillful maneuvers and superb choreography won't fail to impress.
Tags: Photography, News, Trends, Drones, FPV, Fpv Drone, First-person View


Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Players Still Lusting After Pyra/Mythra

Those with a penchant for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate have not let up when it comes to lusting after the newly added Pyra and Mythra of Xenoblade as players have been making use of Photo Mode to create highly lewd situations for the girls, sure to prove highly entertaining to both perverts and normal individuals. […]
Tags: Photography, Games, Comedy, Anime, Smash Bros, Fetish, Oppai, Oshiri, Fighting Games, Image Gallery, Pyra, Xenoblade, Nintendo Switch, Mythra


10 years after the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami

From the distance of Tokyo, the Tohoku earthquake, tsunami and nuclear meltdown now feel like a long time ago. Similarly, tomorrow’s 10 year anniversary seems especially significant. Massive rebuilding has been undertaken, train services are running again and more of the former exclusion zone is being re-opened. But again, that’s looking at it from the distance of Tokyo, where for most people, the only real problems during the horrors of that disaster were occasional power cuts and a shortage o...
Tags: Travel, Photography, Tokyo, Tohoku, Kesennuma


Instagram's Algorithms Serve Up COVID-19 Misinformation, Study Finds

An anonymous reader quotes a report from NPR: Instagram recommended false claims about COVID-19, vaccines and the 2020 U.S. election to people who appeared interested in related topics, according to a new report from a group that tracks online misinformation. From September to November 2020, Instagram recommended 104 posts containing misinformation, or about one post a week per profile, to 15 profiles set up by the U.K.-based nonprofit. The automated recommendations appeared in several places on...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Tech, Npr, Wane, Gates Foundation Facebook, Restless Development, Raki Wane


Instagram’s algorithm pushes users towards COVID-19 misinformation, study finds

Instagram‘s algorithm is recommending COVID-19 and anti-vaccination misinformation to potentially millions of users, according to new research. The Center for Countering Digital Hate (CCDH) used test accounts to investigate the recommendations on Instagram’s Explore page and new Suggested Post feature. They found that the tools encourage users to view misinformation and then push those who engage with the posts towards other extremist content: If a user follows anti-vaxxers, they are fed QAnon c...
Tags: Startups, Instagram, Insider, Neural, Center for Countering Digital Hate CCDH, Suggested Post


Billionaire investor Chris Sacca says he's been invited to sit on SPAC boards and do nothing

Chris Sacca. Alison Buck/Getty Images for TheWrap Chris Sacca has been invited to sit on SPAC boards and do nothing.The venture capitalist tweeted that many SPAC directors are "window dressing."Charlie Munger, Jeremy Grantham, and other top investors have criticized SPACs.Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories.Billionaire investor Chris Sacca tweeted on Tuesday that he's been invited to sit on the boards of several special-purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) - with no ...
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10 ‘Huh?!’ Real Estate Photos

If you enjoyed this post, then you’ll definitely enjoy these other ‘Just for Fun’ posts!
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Sunrise.

 Talk about anything. [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Photography, Law, Sunrise, Lake Mendota, Ann Althouse


How to turn a Live Photo into a video

When you shoot an iPhone Live Photo, it captures 1.5 seconds before and after you tap the shutter. We show you how to convert that photo into a video.
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Facebook Begins Testing the Sharing of Instagram Reels in News Feed

Is Facebook about to "borrow" the feature that its Instagram division "borrowed" from TikTok? A "small number of creators" in India are currently part of a test in which they can share Instagram Reels in Facebook's News Feed, Naomi Nix of Bloomberg reported. Facebook will also add a Reels on Facebook short-form video feature to...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, India, Advertising, Bloomberg, Platforms, Social Pro Daily, Naomi Nix


Visualising gender during the pandemic – in pictures

From transgender sex workers living in a mass shelter whose health relies on back-street clinics, to community leaders who are making changes from the ground up despite a system that is stacked against them, This Is Gender 2021 is the world’s largest photography competition looking specifically at gender and health. The collection offers an insight into our gendered world during the time of pandemic.This Is Gender is run by Global Health 50/50 in parallel with the Global Health 5050 2021 Report,...
Tags: Photography, Gender, World news, Global development, Global Health, Coronavirus


Brownells Partners with Dixxon Flannel for Limited Edition Shirts

Brownells Partners with Dixxon Flannel for Limited Edition Shirts U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Brownells fans can add some classic style to their wardrobes starting 7:00 pm CST, Tuesday, March 9, when the new limited edition Brownells Flannel pattern Dixxon Flannel shirts go live. Both Brownells and Dixxon Flannel will link to the special sale page through their respective Instagram accounts to mark the official start of the one-time-only special flannel event. The Brownells-exclusive green and g...
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Instagram recommendation algorithms are pushing anti-vaxx and QAnon posts, NGO report says

Instagram's logo. Photothek/Getty Images Instagram is promoting posts containing misinformation to its users, a report says. The Center for Countering Digital Hate measured what was recommended on 15 test accounts. The "Explore" and "Suggested Posts" features pointed to QAnon and anti-vaxx content, it noted. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Instagram's algorithms recommend anti-vaxx and QAnon content, according to a report published Tuesday by the Center for...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, UK, Science, Instagram, US, Trends, News UK, Npr, Ahmed, Misinformation, Facebook Google, Robert F Kennedy Jr, Tech Insider, Imran Ahmed, Center for Countering Digital Hate


Social Media Trends Report: The Effects of COVID-19 on Marketing

The unprecedented situation created by the recent havoc has disrupted the whole business landscape. When virtual connections became a necessity and digitization was in full swing, marketing strategies changed automatically. Since people were spending more time online, marketers came up with new social media tactics. Whether we talk about Facebook or Twitter, Tik Tok or Instagram, new trends can be seen everywhere. To understand this sudden change and its impact on marketing, let us study the soc...
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Insta360 GO 2 is a miniscule action camera that weighs less than an ounce

The Insta360 GO 2 is a powerful action camera that features numerous FOVs, A.I., and more, all packed into an ultralight frame.
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Own Your Success (with Nicole Walters) – Episode 10 of Professional Troublemaker

This week on Professional Troublemaker, I’m talking to entrepreneur, business strategist, and star of “She’s the Boss” on USA Networks, Nicole Walters. Nicole is the founder and CEO of a multi-million-dollar personal development and business education empire. After quitting her corporate job on live stream in front of 10,000 people, Nicole uses all the skills and knowledge she learned in the corporate world and specializes in business development training and strategic coaching for emerging...
Tags: Podcast, Usa, Instagram, Humor, Nicole, Nicole Walters, Professional Troublemaker, USA Networks Nicole Walters Nicole, Inherit Learning Company, Atlanta Georgia Nicole, USA Networks Nicole


Instagram led users to Covid misinformation amid pandemic – report

Recommendations feature also pushed anti-vaccination and antisemitic material, watchdog saysCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageInstagram’s recommendations were pushing users toward Covid misinformation, anti-vaccination content and antisemitic material during the peak of the pandemic, according to a report from a social media watchdog.The Center for Countering Digital Hate (CCDH) found that new Instagram accounts were shown substantial quantities of misinformation throug...
Tags: Health, Technology, Media, Instagram, Social Media, Society, UK News, World news, Digital Media, Vaccines and immunisation, Antisemitism, Coronavirus, Center for Countering Digital Hate CCDH


Facebook is now testing Reels…because how else will it beat TikTok?

When TikTok was banned in India last June, Instagram jumped on the short video bandwagon very quickly and launched Reels. The company rolled out the feature globally in August 2020. Now, its parent company Facebook is integrating Reels in the blue app. The firm is testing the feature in India by giving access to select creators to share Reels they created on Instagram to the Facebook app. If they share the short video, it’ll have their Instagram handle attached to it. Plus, these users will also...
Tags: Startups, Facebook, Instagram, India, Tiktok, Plugged


Tourists flock to Kazakh glaciers – in pictures

Prevented from travelling abroad by the Covid pandemic, locals are instead visiting the magnificent glaciers of the Tian Shan mountain range near Kazakhstan’s biggest city, Almaty Continue reading...
Tags: Mountains, Photography, Environment, World news, Culture, South and Central Asia, Art and design, Glaciers, Kazakhstan, Polar regions, Almaty, Tian Shan


Watch the new DJI FPV drone whiz between trees (until it doesn’t)

Watch what happened when an experienced drone pilot put the new DJI FPV drone through its paces by flying it through a forest.
Tags: Photography, News, Trends, Drones, Dji, Drone Racing, Fpv Drone, Racing Drone


COVID vaccine: Instagram suggested posts recommended anti-vaccine misinformation, report says

Instagram's "suggested" posts feature recommended anti-vaccine content even as Facebook cracked down on false and misleading statements about COVID-19       [Author: USA TODAY]
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