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Bermuda Football Facebook Cover Graphics

Bermuda Football Facebook Cover Graphics

Show off your support for Bermuda’s football team as they make their historic debut in the 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup by using these Facebook cover graphics in order to decorate your profile!Part of the Bernews network, BermudaCovers.com offers an array of island-themed Facebook cover photos to adorn your profile, including shots of our beautiful... Read more of this article

Bermuda ‘Love Wins’ Facebook Cover Graphics

Bermuda ‘Love Wins’ Facebook Cover Graphics

June marks Pride Month, and you can show off your LGBTQ and Bermudian pride by using these themed Facebook cover graphics in order to decorate your profile. Part of the Bernews network, BermudaCovers.com offers an array of island-themed Facebook cover photos to adorn your profile, including shots of our beautiful beaches, interesting designs, covers... Read more of this article

‘Bermudian Excellence’ Facebook Covers

‘Bermudian Excellence’ Facebook Covers

Show off your Bermudian pride during Heritage Month by utilizing the ;Bermudian Excellence’ Facebook cover graphics at BermudaCovers.com, turning your Facebook profile page into an homage to your heritage! Taking place throughout the month of May, Heritage Month has seen a number of events take place, with the upcoming Bermuda Day weekend marking... Read more of this article

55-Year-Old Man Arrested After Viral Video

55-Year-Old Man Arrested After Viral Video

Police have arrested a 55-year-old man in connection with an incident shown in a video which went viral on social media showing “a well-known male member of our community on a pedal cycle”, according to police. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm that the woman in the car who was apparently assaulted... Read more of this article

Norwegians To Take Over Triathlon Instagram

Norwegians To Take Over Triathlon Instagram

With less than two weeks until the opening ceremony of the MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda Festival Weekend and interest mounting in the local community about who will win the men’s elite race, three Norwegian runners will take over the event’s Instagram page today [April 12] in order to help showcase the event. A spokesperson said, “With... Read more of this article

Airbnb Partnership Nets Big On Social Media

Airbnb Partnership Nets Big On Social Media

A Bermuda Tourism Authority marketing partnership with Airbnb has turned in very impressive numbers on social media. A two-week long Bermuda-themed campaign this past December generated almost 5 million impressions among Facebook, Twitter and Instagram users in North America and Europe. Screen shot of several Airbnb Bermuda-themed social media posts“Facebook... Read more of this article

‘View From My Office’ Social Media Campaign

‘View From My Office’ Social Media Campaign

The picture-perfect winter perks of having a corporate job in Bermuda are the focus of a social-media campaign launched this month by the Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA]. The campaign—dubbed the “#ViewFromMyOffice”—partnered with Bermudian photographer Meredith Andrews to showcase eye-popping vantage points and corporate spaces of... Read more of this article

Report: Plans To Integrate WhatsApp, IG & FB

Report: Plans To Integrate WhatsApp, IG & FB

Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s chief executive, plans to integrate the social network’s messaging services of WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook Messenger, according to a story in The New York Times. While they are all owned by the same company, the three social networks and messaging services operate separately now, with their services extremely popular... Read more of this article

Feud On Social Media Resulted In Teen’s Murder

Feud On Social Media Resulted In Teen’s Murder

“Detectives revealed that a long running feud over social media between two groups ‘pretending to be gangsters’ resulted in the tragic death of 17-year-old Lyrico Steede,” according to a report by the Nottinghamshire Post. Lyrico, a Bermudian who was living in England, was fatally stabbed last year after being chased by a group... Read more of this article

Report: Facebook Working On Cryptocurrency

Report: Facebook Working On Cryptocurrency

Facebook is reportedly working on making a cryptocurrency that will let users transfer money on its WhatsApp messaging app, focusing first on the remittances market in India, according to a report from Bloomberg. The story said, “The company is developing a stablecoin — a type of digital currency pegged to the U.S. dollar — to minimize... Read more of this article

Most Liked Bernews Instagram Photos Of 2018

Most Liked Bernews Instagram Photos Of 2018

As we close out 2018, you can take a look back at the top 10 most popular photos posted on Bernews Instagram page this year, with the photos in 2018′s top ten ‘most liked’ on Instagram including multiple photos of world champion triathlete Flora Duffy, Winter Olympian Dr Tucker Murphy, marine life, Premier David Burt and Mrs. Kristin Burt,... Read more of this article

CNN Highlights Meredith Andrews ‘Adventgram’

CNN Highlights Meredith Andrews ‘Adventgram’

CNN has featured the work of local photographer Meredith Andrews, who is collecting plastic that has washed up on the shores of Bermuda to create an interesting and thought provoking daily advent calendar series on Instagram. The CNN story said, “At this time of year, advent calendars deck the halls around the world. And the stunning island of Bermuda,... Read more of this article

OBA Motion In House About Sexist Comments

OBA Motion In House About Sexist Comments

MPs are being called on to back a motion decrying “the posting of inappropriate and/or sexist comments on social media by Members of Parliament”. Pat Gordon-Pamplin, the Shadow Health Minister, tabled the motion which says: “Be it resolved that this Honourable House decries the posting of inappropriate and/or sexist comments on social media by... Read more of this article