Posts Tagged ‘Selfies’

El Salvador president’s U.N. selfie goes viral [PHOTOS]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 27, 2019
Before starting his first address before the United Nations General Assembly on Thursday, 38-year-old El Salvador President Nayib Bukele asked the audience to hold on a second, took out his phone, and snapped a selfie. “Believe me, many more people will see this selfie than will hear this speech,” Bukele quipped before delivering his address […]

War on the Selfies: Why China Blocked Instagram

by Breaking Timeson September 30, 2014
Last Sunday, the popular social media app, Instagram, was blocked in China – a move, seen by many, as a way to refrain people from sharing photos from the ongoing pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong. The move came after police used tear gas on the protestors and videos, photos and protest selfies started to spread […]