Tag: Social media

Twitter To Roll Out New Profile Page Design

Twitter To Roll Out New Profile Page Design

Twitter will be unveiling a new profile design, allowing users to utilize a larger profile photo and header as well as show off their best Tweets. The company announced the overhaul in a blog post today [Apr 8], and with rhe cover photo and profile photo both being significantly larger, some tech blogs have said the design change is reminiscent of... Read more of this article

Michael Douglas’ Post Sets Facebook Buzzing

Michael Douglas’ Post Sets Facebook Buzzing

Actor and producer Michael Douglas recently paid a visit to Bermuda, with a Facebook post showing him on a beach garnering a tremendous amount of attention. The post, made on Mr. Douglas’ official fan page, said, “Just returned from Bermuda, the home of my mothers family for the last 400 years! The family has had a cottage colony called... Read more of this article

Bermuda Triangle Plane Hoax Hits Facebook

Bermuda Triangle Plane Hoax Hits Facebook

A viral Facebook post is claiming there is video footage of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight in the Bermuda Triangle and that passengers are alive, but the cruel hoax spreading worldwide on the social network is a clickjacking scam. “Video of Malaysia MH370 Plane found in Bermuda Triangle! Passengers alive,” the post reads, claiming there’s... Read more of this article

Whoops! Popular Twitter Feed Mislabels Photo

Whoops! Popular Twitter Feed Mislabels Photo

Bermuda received some free promotion on a popular Twitter photo feed, with the one hitch being the photo highlighted actually isn’t Bermuda. The Twitter account — Earth Pictures — has amassed some 435,000 followers by posting an array of photos highlighting some of the most beautiful places on earth. Earth Pictures recently posted... Read more of this article

Police Advisory: “The Internet And Your Child”

Police Advisory: “The Internet And Your Child”

The “borderless access” of the internet has many advantages, but also allows those who would sexually exploit children to communicate with like-minded individuals and locate their next victim, Inspector Mark Clarke said. Inspector Clarke — the Officer in Charge of the Vulnerable Persons Unit –  issued an advisory about the... Read more of this article

Facebook Predator Convicted/Jailed 18 Months

Facebook Predator Convicted/Jailed 18 Months

Christopher Corday, now 22, was convicted in Magistrates Court today [Feb 25] of using Facebook and intruding on the privacy of three young girls and attempting to lure them into sexual activity with himself. The five offences on which he was convicted occurred between May 2012 and August 2013. The three girls were aged between 12 and 14. Corday used... Read more of this article

Facebook Acquires WhatsApp Messaging App

Facebook Acquires WhatsApp Messaging App

Facebook has officially acquired popular messaging platform WhatsApp, spending a reported $19 billion to claim ownership of the service. According to a report in Forbes, “Certainly the news of the week and a huge acquisition [of WhatsApp by Facebook is] one which is important for Facebook to both continue its growth, but also continue to gather... Read more of this article

Clothing Company In Bermuda For Photoshoot

Clothing Company In Bermuda For Photoshoot

American clothing company Vineyard Vines is currently in Bermuda for a photoshoot, with their Instagram feed giving a behind the scenes look at what they call their shoot in “paradise.” The affection for Bermuda continues, with a photo of The Reefs Hotel posted on Instagram with the caption, “No better way to start the day than waking... Read more of this article

Bermuda Tourism Hits Facebook Milestone

Bermuda Tourism Hits Facebook Milestone

Bermuda Tourism’s increased emphasis on engaging consumers across social media platforms has resulted in its official Facebook page surpassing the milestone of 100,000 likes, according to the website’s latest metrics. Since February 1, 2013, Bermuda has experienced a 91 percent increase in the number of followers across this key social network. “We... Read more of this article

Debate Ensues After Restaurant Posts Request

Debate Ensues After Restaurant Posts Request

Tribe Road Kitchen restaurant set off a social media debate after posting a request on their Facebook page that customers who bring their children ensure that they remain seated with them at all times. The request drew hundreds of comments across the social network, as locals debated the posting, with some feeling it was heavy handed, while others... Read more of this article