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Instagram Blocked In Mainland China Following Protests In Hong Kong

09/28/2014, For those who are familiar with China’s censorship, you guys probably know that pretty much a lot of services and social network websites that we take for granted in the US are blocked in China. Services like Google have been blocked (Android phones...

Instagram’s Hyperlapse Updated With Front Camera Support

09/25/2014, Back in August, Instagram launched a new app called Hyperlapse. For those who might have missed the announcement and our subsequent coverage, Hyperlapse is a video recording tool by Instagram that allows users to record time lapse videos using their...

Instagram Launches Hyperlapse For Time Lapse Videos

08/26/2014, Instagram was launched over four years ago and it is now one of the most widely used online services for sharing pictures around the world. The company was acquired by Facebook and even under the social network Instagram retains its independent...

Bolt Messaging App Faces Name Issues

07/28/2014, It was four days back that Instagram’s Bolt banner (as seen above) was spotted in a leak, which more or less means that Instagram could be working on rolling out a brand new messaging app. Bolt has been touted to be a “one tap photo messaging...

Instagram’s Bolt Banner Spotted

07/24/2014, It goes without saying – wherever success is, you can expect others to follow in your footsteps. Snapchat is not exempt from this particular model either after its meteoric rise, leading to a mushrooming of copycats. It seems that the folks over at...

IKEA Russia Turns Their Instagram Account Into A Website

06/27/2014, Instagram has a lot of uses. It can be used for personal reasons, like to share photos with your friends and the Instagram community, or it can be used for business purposes where companies can post photos of their products for their customers to see....

Fake EA Sports Instagram Accounts Used For Phishing

06/18/2014, If you were to pop on over to your email’s spam folder, you’ll probably notice a ton of messages from people claiming to be representatives of services you have used or are using. Personally I get a lot of World of Warcraft related emails, telling me...

Latest Instagram Update Supercharges Photo Editing

06/03/2014, Instagram started out as an iPhone app that allowed users to apply cool filters to their photos. Its popularity swelled after some time and the app was continuously updated with new features that made it even more powerful. If you believe that the...

Iran Court Gives Order To Ban Instagram

05/25/2014, Iran has chosen to isolate itself in the cyberspace. While we live in a time where social networks and other online services have truly made the world a global village the country has banned most of these services on various grounds, though primarily it...

Google Opens Official Instagram Account

05/19/2014, It does seem as though Google has finally taken the step to join Instagram officially, opening up their account by talking about the new Rubik’s Cube doodle on Google in order to celebrate the anniversary of this unique puzzle game that has enthralled...

Restaurant Lets Diners Pay For Their Meals By Instagramming It

05/19/2014, A lot of us are guilty when it comes to taking photos of our food before eating it. It’s like we have to let the world know where we are and what we are eating. It’s an interesting phenomenon and it is something that a pop-up diner in Soho, London, is...