Want to stand out on screen? Zoom in on that colossal collar… | Fashion- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

A look that brings to mind either William Shakespeare or Harry Hill is not one that immediately suggests sophisticated glamour. But big collars are having a resurgence, this time on women’s dresses, tops and jumpsuits. The current look is less Renaissance bard and more pious puritan, and can be dramatic in scale, reaching the shoulders […]

Most online grooming offences in UK committed on Facebook-owned apps | Society- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

More than half of online grooming offences recorded under a law that made it illegal to send sexual messages to children were committed on Facebook-owned apps, figures reveal. The data, obtained by the NSPCC under freedom of information laws, show 10,019 offences of sexual communication with a child were recorded since the legislation was introduced in […]

‘You lot can’t rattle me’: John Boyega defends explicit anti-racism posts in wake of George Floyd death | Film- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

John Boyega has been praised for a series of uncompromising social media posts speaking out about racism in the wake of the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police officers. Boyega’s initial Tweet, “I really fucking hate racists”, currently has 1.3m likes, but came in for criticism for Boyega’s hard-hitting tone and use of an […]

Facebook and Instagram Introduce Gift Card Feature for South African Businesses | Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Instagram and Facebook are making it a little easier for South Africans to support local businesses in their communities thanks to the new gift card feature. Facebook has created this feature to help local businesses, such as restaurants, fitness studios, salons, bookshops and bakeries as they navigate their way through the COVID-19 pandemic and national […]

How to Get Verified on Instagram – Blog – Emails

What does building an influential Instagram account require you to do? Post often? Yes. Publish great content? Obviously. Engage with your followers? No doubt. But there’s one final thing that can cement your image as an influential Instagram user. That is to verify your Instagram account. The small blue badge that Instagram adds to its […]

Facebook buys GIF website Giphy to integrate with Instagram – Benchmarking Change – Networking – Security- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Facebook Inc is acquiring Giphy, a popular website for making and sharing animated images, or GIFs, Facebook said in a blog post on Friday. The cost, which was not disclosed, was placed at around $400 million by news website Axios. The companies did not immediately respond to requests for comment. The announcement comes at a […]

Vaccines, 5G, Bill Gates: why are Australians gathering to spread coronavirus conspiracy theories? | Media – Blog – Emails

Anti-lockdown protests in Australia over the weekend mimicked some of the conspiracy theories and language of similar protests in the United States but they’re unlikely to grow as big due to the limited size of the groups within Australia, according to one misinformation researcher. More than 100 people gathered outside parliament in Victoria and a […]

Lessons from lockdown: inside Fender’s coronavirus marketing retune- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

In April, Johnny Marr gave a virtual guitar lesson on Instagram Live from his home studio. Before strumming the chords to The Smiths’ 1985 tune Headmaster’s Ritual, he held up a recognisable gold guitar and explained: “This is my custom jag – a one-off comet sparkle that they made for me.” “They”, of course, being […]

Drake reveals why he decided to share photos of son Adonis on Instagram- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Drake has opened up about his decision to start sharing photos of his son Adonis on social media, two years after his birth. In March, the rapper posted a series of photos of his son for the very first time, alongside a lengthy caption about how much he was missing his friends and family during […]

How Instagram changed our world | Technology- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

One day in the autumn of 2015, a small but significant change was implemented at the Instagram offices in Menlo Park, California. Employees arrived at work to discover the rubbish bins under each desk had disappeared. The bins had allowed people to work efficiently – no one had to stand up to throw away a […]