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Instagram For Windows Phone Updated With Lock Screen Support

03/18/2014, Lock screens for smartphones are usually a pretty boring affair. They’re great if you want to check the time, check whether you have any notifications, launch your camera, or adjust music playback controls. However what if you could jazz up your lock...

Shanghai Girl Broadcasted Her Suicide On Instagram

03/15/2014, Social networks as well as social media has come a long way in bringing the world closer such as this pair of twins who actually “met” each other on Facebook, but like any other neutral idea or object in life, there is also a downside to it if used in...

Instagram Photographer Made $15,000 In A Day Selling His Prints

03/12/2014, When it comes to Instagram, the app and social network is typically known for its users posting selfies and food photos followed by lots and lots and lots of (unnecessary) hashtags. However it seems that Instagram can be used to make money, assuming that...

Instagram May Have Struck $100 Million Ads Deal

03/09/2014, Its no secret that Instagram has been building up its ads platform, after all, Facebook would want to see it generating revenue on its own. While it has been quite a few months since the company started pushing ads, even if just on a trial basis, into...

BBC Turns To Instagram Video To Deliver The Headlines

01/22/2014, Instagram video allows for recording of up to 15 seconds, meaning that uploading longer videos will not be feasible, and is probably more practical for quick and short videos as opposed to full length features. Interestingly enough it looks like the BBC...

Vine Introduces ‘TV Mode’ And Web Profiles

01/05/2014, Vine really took off this past year. The Twitter owned service lets users post six second videos, and there’s a loyal user base that uploads interesting clips. It did hit a hump last year when Facebook owned Instagram unveiled its Vine competitor, a...

Instagram Verified Accounts Not Coming Anytime Soon

12/17/2013, With the sheer user base it has generated, over 150 million, one might expect Instagram to finally start verifying high profile accounts so that followers are not deceived by fake accounts. Twitter has one of the few services to first implement the...

Instagram Direct Messaging Service Announced

12/12/2013, Instagram was expected to announce something “big” today with many believing a new messaging feature would be unveiled. Well – that’s exactly what Instagram has announced as the company has unveiled Instagram Direct, its own messaging system...

Instagram To Launch Something New On December 12th

12/05/2013, Popular photo sharing service Instagram, which Facebook scooped up for $1 billion, has sent invites today to certain media outlets inviting them to “share a moment” with founder Kevin Systrom and the Instagram team. The invites were sent via...

Star Wars Starts An Instagram Account, Posts A Darth Vader Selfie

12/03/2013, As we’re sure everyone is aware, Star Wars is not real, despite efforts to build a real-life Death Star. The franchise while beloved by many is unfortunately that of some pretty damn good science fiction, but possibly in a bid to keep the franchise...

Instagram Saw Its Busiest Day Ever This Thanksgiving

12/01/2013, November’s last Thursday was quite unique, both Thanksgiving and the first full day of Hanukkah fell on the same calendar date, this hasn’t happened since 1888 and not likely to happen again anytime soon. The holiday weekend brought with it...