• Hackers Stole My Instagram Username and Facebook Doesn't Care

    1 month ago - By Peta Pixel

    On July 20th, my username got stolen from me on Instagram. Since then, I exchanged a number of emails with Facebook Advertiser Support, talking to a real person, but that has lead nowhere so far.
    Here's the long story:
    I'm one of the old users on Instagram. When I was creating an account in 2010 I managed to score a 3 character username, mxl , to match my online nickname at that time, and I used that username ever since.
    I received requests from random people from time to time over the years requesting my username - requests that I declined. Last year, I started to receive regular password...
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