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Instagram Testing Out ‘Follows You’ Feature On Android

09/24/2017, Want to know if someone on Instagram is following you? One way to go about doing this would be to check your followers list, but in case you’re someone who has thousands of followers, not to worry because it looks like Instagram is finally testing out a...

Instagram Adds Face Filters To Live Video

09/21/2017, Instagram today announced that it has added face filters to live video. Users can try on these filters when they’re sharing live video. A variety of filters are being offered that users can choose from depending on their mood. They can easily try on...

Instagram App Can Now Be Launched From Inside Facebook

09/20/2017, Facebook owns Instagram, the most popular online photo sharing network. It wants to make it easier for its billion-plus users to access their Instagram profiles easily from within the main Facebook app. To that end, the company has now made it possible...

Instagram Could Be Making Changes To Its Classic Grid Layout

09/19/2017, If you go to anyone’s Instagram profile (or even your own), you’re probably familiar with the grid layout that the platform has been using for years to display photos. This grid layout isn’t just  way to view photos as thinking about what photo...

Instagram Makes Changes To The Way Autoplay Videos Are Handled

09/17/2017, Instagram introduced autoplaying videos a while ago, but one of things that Instagram did back then to prevent autoplay videos from being annoying is that it muted it by default. This means that users would have to tap on a video to turn on the sound,...

Instagram Stories Ads Could Start Looking More Amateurish

09/14/2017, Given that Instagram is pretty much free to use, it isn’t surprising that the company has resorted to inserting ads in between posts in help generate revenue. These ads have also managed to find their way into the Stories feature of Instagram, and for...

Instagram Stories Can Now Be Shared Through Direct Messages

09/12/2017, Instagram may have taken inspiration for its popular Stories feature from Snapchat but it has left the latter far behind as far as sheer numbers go. Instagram Stories is now more popular than Snapchat and the Facebook-owned service continues to introduce...

Instagram Testing Letting Users Post Stories Directly To Facebook

09/07/2017, It is safe to say that out of all the platforms that Facebook launched the Stories feature on, only Instagram seems to be having the most success with it, with Facebook and WhatsApp being pretty much ghost towns as far as Stories are concerned. We guess...

Instagram Stories Can Now Be Viewed On Mobile Web

09/01/2017, It is safe to say that out of all of Facebook’s products/services that the Stories feature was launched on, it seems to be performing the best on Instagram, which is why it is not surprising that Facebook is expanding its availability to include the...

Instagram API Bug Allowed Hackers Access To Personal Information

08/31/2017, If you have been following celebrity news, you might have heard that singer Selena Gomez’s Instagram was hacked and where nude photos of her ex Justin Bieber were posted online. Instagram has since confirmed the hack and has also acknowledged that it...

Instagram Users Can Now Post Landscape And Portrait Albums

08/29/2017, Instagram provided its users with the ability to upload albums earlier this year. It finally brought this feature to all users after limiting it to advertisers for over two years. Instagram today announced that it’s improving the album feature by...

Younger Teens Reportedly Losing Interest In Facebook

08/22/2017, Facebook may not be as appealing to younger teens as it once was if a new report is to be believed. eMarketer has released a new report which predicts that Facebook is going to see a decline in usage by the 12-to-17-year-old demographic this year....

Instagram Will Turn Photos You Reply To Into Stickers

08/17/2017, Instagram is on a roll these days, launching new features to make sure that users stay interested in its photo sharing service. Just yesterday, Instagram made its service more conversational by launching comment threads. Today, the Facebook-owned service...

Instagram Goes Conversational With Comment Threads

08/15/2017, Instagram has long supported comments, but the problem with Instagram’s comments is that each comment is its own thread, meaning that unless you tag the person you’re replying to, it can sometimes get lost in the stream of comments, especially on...