Elaborate Instagram scam bilks influencers after luring them to Jakarta

A highly-sophisticated scam is luring Instagram influencers and photographers to Indonesia.Image: Getty Images A scam is making the rounds in the Instagram influencer and photography community, and it’s so elaborate that you can understand why people fell for it. Someone purporting to be Wendi Deng Murdoch, the former wife of…

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Netflix will not remove controversial footage from ‘Bird Box’

Image: Saeed Adyani/Netflix Netflix’s Bird Box is inciting new outrage among viewers—and this time it has nothing to do with that dangerous viral challenge.  The company has confirmed to Mashable that footage used in one of the film’s disaster scenes depicts the very real aftermath of a 2013 train derailment…

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50 Best Drone Pictures Of Last Year Have Been Announced By Dronestagram, And Theyre Breathtaking

Dronestagram photo contest has recently taken place, with the winners just announced. Using drones to capture our planet from new and unique perspectives, the competition attracts thousands of entries from all over the world, showcasing the very best of drone photography. This year’s first prize winner was Hungry Hippos by…

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An Afghan singer is very much a Justin Trudeau lookalike

Justin Trudeau's doppelganger is an Afghan wedding singer.Image: WAKIL KOHSAR, LUDOVIC MARIN/AFP/Getty Image Justin Trudeau has a doppelganger, and he’s a wedding singer. Abdul Salam Maftoon, who is a contestant on Afghanistan’s version of American Idol, has received plenty of attention recently thanks to his similar appearance to the Canadian…

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