Monday, 23 April 2018

Tag Archives: Snapchat

One hour of social media enough to ruin your sleeping pattern

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TORONTO: One hour a day on social media can derail your sleeping pattern, a new study warns. The report by Canadian researchers was commissioned to assess why so many young people struggle to sleep eight hours. They found the root problem to be social media: those who spent at least ...

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Haifa Hussein steps out of the limelight

Haifa Hussein

MANAMA: In a surprise move, Haifa Hussein, the Bahraini actress, has announced that she is retiring from her profession claiming that she cannot find worthy works to be presented. Writing on her Instagram account, Haifa said: “Dear audience, I am sorry to give you this news but after long consideration ...

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Apple buys London-based music-recognition app Shazam for $400M

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LONDON: After we broke the story last week that Apple was acquiring London-based music and image recognition service Shazam, Apple confirmed the news today. It is purchasing the startup – one of earliest players in the world of mobile music – as part of its bigger ambitions in the music ...

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Prince William launches anti-cyber bullying plan

Prince William

LONDON: The Duke of Cambridge is expected to launch a guide for children on how to cope with a “banter escalation scenario”, after bringing together social media giants to help combat cyberbullying. The Duke announced a “green cross code” for the 21st century, teaching young people aged 11-16 what to ...

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Marnie Simpson has Snapchat ads banned for breaking rules

Marnie Simpson

LONDON: Geordie Shore star Marnie Simpson has had two Snapchat posts banned for failing to clearly indicate they were ads. The posts were removed after Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) received complaints from people challenging whether they were obviously identifiable as endorsements. The posts, both on June 20, showed Ms Simpson ...

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Faryal Makhdoom slams boxer on Twitter

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BIRMINGHAM Amir Khan’s estranged wife has fired the latest salvo in the online war of words between the feuding pair. The boxer’s marriage to Faryal Makhdoom broke down this year when they accused each other of cheating in an ugly Twitter spat. The former couple have since been criticising each ...

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Amir Khan seen with mystery woman after split with Faryal

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LONDON: Amir Khan was caught flirting up a storm with a mystery woman days after announcing his split from his wife Faryal Makhdoom. The 30-year-old boxer was captured cosying up with his ‘’girl’’ Gulbahor Becknazar in the back of a taxi before the pair took to the dancefloor at a ...

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Faryal tried to patch up with Amir, deleted her tweets

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LONDON: Boxer Amir Khan’s wife Faryal Makhdoom reportedly tried to patch up with him in a late-night call for the sake of their daughter after a Twitter feud between the couple. Faryal also claimed her Twitter account had been hacked and deleted her tweets of her spat with her husband– except ...

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Miranda, Evan Spiegel to wed imminently

Miranda, Evan Spiegel

LONDON: Miranda Kerr and Evan Spiegel are set to marry ‘imminently’. The 34-year-old model and her 26-year-old fiancé, who founded social media app Snapchat, are set to wed very soon, and Miranda’s family have already flown to Los Angeles from Australia, Us Weekly reports. Miranda was previously married to Orlando ...

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