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Tourists trading in their Japan guidebooks for Instagram

Aug 5, 2018

Tourists trading in their Japan guidebooks for Instagram

by Won Jae Ko

Tourism is booming in Japan, but a growing number of visitors are ditching their guidebooks for an app best known for celebrity snapshots and images of food: Instagram. The social photo-sharing service is proving to be especially popular among those seeking destinations off the beaten ...

As Facebook ages, teens look elsewhere to connect

Jun 24, 2018

As Facebook ages, teens look elsewhere to connect

Manon , 17, has a Facebook account but to connect with her friends she turns to other social networks like Instagram or Snapchat. "I don't use it to post status updates or personal information," the San Francisco teen says. Manon maintains her Facebook account to be ...

London cafe boasts 'Selfieccino' self portraits in froth

Dec 20, 2017

London cafe boasts 'Selfieccino' self portraits in froth

A cafe in London is taking barista art to a new level by giving customers the chance to sip on their own self-portraits. The Tea Terrace, based in House of Fraser's Oxford Street branch, has become Europe's first location to deliver the "Selfieccino," which features ...