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Woman with tiny baby bump accused of faking pregnancy on social media, gives birth to daughter
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Woman with tiny baby bump accused of faking pregnancy on social media, gives birth to daughter

TikTok influencer Sofia Cavacini (20) faced cruel comments from users, which was made public only recently

One-year-old becomes first baby travel influencer, earns Rs 75,000 per month along with free diapers and wipes
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One-year-old becomes first baby travel influencer, earns Rs 75,000 per month along with free diapers and wipes

You will be surprised to know that this American baby's adventurous parents have taken him to 16 US states including Florida, Alaska, Kansas, Utah, Arizona, and New Mexico

TikTok star Elyse Myers describes worst date ever, says she was tricked into buying 100 tacos
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TikTok star Elyse Myers describes worst date ever, says she was tricked into buying 100 tacos

This story of the most awkward date has garnered 2.4 million likes on TikTok and has been watched by almost 16 million people

Book review: Attention Factory tells the story of TikTok and the mysterious art of converting attention into dollars
Arts & Culture

Book review: Attention Factory tells the story of TikTok and the mysterious art of converting attention into dollars

Attention Factory manages to tell a story, humanise the company behind TikTok, dispel myths, and decode the power of short videos that changed the world in 2020

Watch: Customer trashes McDonald's outlet in Arkansas after waiting for coffee 'too long'
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Watch: Customer trashes McDonald's outlet in Arkansas after waiting for coffee 'too long'

The incident is about a woman trashing a McDonald's outlet in the USA's Arkansas state. It happened when the woman grew impatient for her coffee at the eatery after she was told to wait for another five minutes as per the timer.

Watch: Video of man eating raw sausages as snack goes viral on TikTok, leaves people horrified
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Watch: Video of man eating raw sausages as snack goes viral on TikTok, leaves people horrified

Peter Richardson from Boston, Lincolnshire has apparently been eating raw sausages for 50 years now. He got into the habit of eating this raw snack when he was five

As R Kelly undergoes trial for sexual exploitation, analysing how his music has been affected by what critics call 'social death'
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As R Kelly undergoes trial for sexual exploitation, analysing how his music has been affected by what critics call 'social death'

The broadcast of Lifetime documentary series Surviving R. Kelly led to the R&B singer's "social death," in which corporations and everyday members of society — exercise instructors, Uber drivers, backyard barbecue DJs — make a collective decision to stop embracing an artist.

Pakistan woman TikToker assaulted, her clothes torn by crowd while filming video
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Pakistan woman TikToker assaulted, her clothes torn by crowd while filming video

TikTok has been banned in Pakistan several times over charges of having “inappropriate” and “vulgar content”. However, app remains popular in the country with over 39 million downloads

Chinese apps may make backdoor entry as Dragon continues ‘war by other means’
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Chinese apps may make backdoor entry as Dragon continues ‘war by other means’

The extent of data espionage can happen yet again through the new avatars of these apps

Instagram Reels can now be a full 60 seconds in length, twice the previous limit
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Instagram Reels can now be a full 60 seconds in length, twice the previous limit

Those keen on making longer Instagram Reels will be thrilled to know the time limit has now been doubled to 60 seconds.

Watch: No money for tip, please take a slice of pizza from box, customer tells delivery guy
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Watch: No money for tip, please take a slice of pizza from box, customer tells delivery guy

The clip received a mixed reaction on social media with some criticising the customer and others rallying to the customer's defence

To reside in this Antarctica town, residents must remove appendix; here's why
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To reside in this Antarctica town, residents must remove appendix; here's why

The reason behind this bizarre rule is practical. The necessary precaution taken by these locals is because the nearest hospital is almost 1,000 kilometers away

TikTok may return to India as 'TickTock', a trademark application by ByteDance suggests
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TikTok may return to India as 'TickTock', a trademark application by ByteDance suggests

This information was revealed in a trademark application filed on 6 July by ByteDance with the Controller General of Patents, Designs and Trade Marks.

Billie Eilish apologises for mouthing racist slur in old video: 'Being labelled something that I am not'
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Billie Eilish apologises for mouthing racist slur in old video: 'Being labelled something that I am not'

Billie Eilish is speaking out after videos of her using a racist slur as a young teen resurfaced last week.

Instagram might soon allow users to watch Reels on desktop browser: Report
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Instagram might soon allow users to watch Reels on desktop browser: Report

A tipster suggested that Instagram is also working on the ‘Text-to-speech’ feature for Reels.

YouTubers, TikTokers once made career out of appearance on Ellen DeGeneres show; they don't need her anymore
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YouTubers, TikTokers once made career out of appearance on Ellen DeGeneres show; they don't need her anymore

It’s interesting that the end of Ellen’s show coincides with YouTube and other video platforms exploding to the point where they do not need traditional mainstream affirmation — they are the mainstream now.

How deaf African American youth are using TikTok to preserve and propagate their brand of sign language
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How deaf African American youth are using TikTok to preserve and propagate their brand of sign language

In her video clips, 22-year-old TikTok user Nakia Smith, an African American woman who has been deaf since birth, tells her 400,000 followers about the differences between her language and the standard American Sign Language (ASL).

Bytedance CEO Zhang Yiming to step down from his position by the end of 2021
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Bytedance CEO Zhang Yiming to step down from his position by the end of 2021

Zhang has also been under enormous pressure to convince the world that TikTok will not hand data over to China's Communist Party.

Fake videos, misinformation on social media inflame Israeli-Palestinian conflict
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Fake videos, misinformation on social media inflame Israeli-Palestinian conflict

A video shared by Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu's spokesperson purportedly of Palestinian militants firing rockets at Israelis from civilian areas in Gaza Strip was taken down by Twitter, as it was a 2018 clip from Syria or Libya

How TikTok food videos became popular destination for home cooks to find new recipes
Lifestyle

How TikTok food videos became popular destination for home cooks to find new recipes

Many people have embraced cooking during the pandemic, when they’ve been home, bored, looking to try something new. TikTok was ready to fill the gap as a foodie paradise, and has seen more than 15 billion food posts.