From c|net: Instagram account crackdown spreads panic, fear of hacking by Jennifer Van Grove

A number of Instagram’s 90 million active users are in a confused panic after being locked out of their accounts over the weekend, and several seem to believe they’ve been hacked. On Saturday, the same day the Facebook-owned photo-sharing app enacted its revised terms or service, Yahoo Answers was inundated with threads from alarmed Instagram users who […]

From Instagram furor triggers first class action lawsuit by Dan Levine

Facebook’s Instagram photo sharing service has been hit with what appears to be the first civil lawsuit to result from changed service terms that prompted howls of protest last week. In a proposed class action lawsuit filed in San Francisco federal court on Friday, a California Instagram user leveled breach of contract and other claims […]

From <em>Business Insider:</em> Facebook Has A Festering, Global Problem With No Solution

All around the world – in France, Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States – Facebook users are outraged that the social network has exposed, to all their friends, their private messages from years ago. Facebook profile pages are now… [button link=”″ bg_color=”#990000″ border=”#000000″]read more[/button]

TX Blogger: Jennifer Baker

Blogger: Jennifer Baker Blog: Mind of a Diva Jennifer Baker’s blog is self-hosted on WordPress. DC Social Media Examiner (DCSME): What is your blog about? Jennifer Baker (JB): Mind of a Diva serves as a vessel that’s redefining what it means to be a diva through the life and thoughts of a woman in her […]

UK Blogger: Jackie Swift

Blogger: Jackie Swift Blog: Jactherat – Ephemera, lies & chocolate Jackie Swift’s blog is on DC Social Media Examiner (DCSME): What is your blog about? Jackie Swift (JS): I blog about writing and books, lifestyle and education; I include poetry, recipes and short stories. It is a wide ranging blog covering the many areas […]