Latest Internet News Archive

Fading hype for Vero shows fickle nature of Internet

It seems like just yesterday that the Internet was overtaken with viral hype over Vero, a new social network that promised to right all the frustrating wrongs of the well-entrenched leaders like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. But after a few weeks of making headlines and signing up

The low-paid workers cleaning up the worst horrors of the internet

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This Chinese journalist’s priceless eye-roll has taken the Internet by storm – and now she’s social media’s latest accidental celebrity

An exasperated journalist unknowingly stole the show when her eye-rolling at a fellow reporter was broadcasted live and went viral on social media. A seemingly trivial moment during a media conference of the 13th National People’s Congress has shown that actions indeed speak louder than words after


Once upon a time, we thought that hair came in a variation of about, umm… five shades: blonde, brunette, black, red and grey. Oh, how wrong we were! With the help of the internet — specifically Instagram and Pinterest — a whole new world of hair colours has opened

The Latest: Sri Lanka orders social media networks blocked

The Latest on religious violence in Sri Lanka (all times local): 2:30 p.m. An internet company official says the government has ordered popular social media networks blocked across a swathe of central Sri Lanka in an attempt to stop the spread of religious violence. The official, speaking on condition


Republican-led Federal Communications Commission formally published a rule reversing long-standing and vital protections of the internet known as net neutrality. The FCC’s new rule would let big corporations restrict how consumers access their favorite websites by forcing them to buy internet access in packages, paying more for “premium” service, as

TNM brings internet package for home use

In its continued commitment to offer world class ICT services to its customers following the initial launch of its 4.5G/LTE network which provides faster and dependable mobile internet, TNM has announced the launch of home connectivity packages  branded as TNM @Home. TNM Chief Officer, Sales & Marketing

Parents must ensure Internet wellness in kids

Clinical psychologist Carol Balhetchet has seen first-hand how the Internet wreaks havoc on young lives. One of her patients suffered from severe depression and another became suicidal after being criticised online. “The impact such emotional experiences can have on the youth can be long-lasting,” said Dr Balhetchet.

Fishtail brows and designer belly buttons are the internet’s latest trends

Well here are a couple new internet trends no one asked for. Say so long to squiggle brows, and forget all about feather brows. It’s time for the fishtail. The newest brow trend is making waves through Instagram. Even though it started out as a Photoshop thing,

What to know about the Russian troll factory listed in Mueller’s indictment

Special counsel Robert Mueller has indicted 13 individuals for their attempts to meddle in the 2016 election. Twelve of them worked for the Internet Research Agency, a notorious Kremlin-linked Russian troll farm. The indictment says the Internet Research Agency, which is based in St. Petersburg, “engaged in operations to interfere with