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Instagram Launches Tools To Report Suicide/Self-Harm Posts

10/20/2016, Social media is a great place to share your thoughts and feelings no matter how dark they might be. However on more than one occasion, we have seen how some people have shared thoughts on suicide or self-harm on social media, only to actually follow...

Instagram Stories Now Appearing In The Explore Tab

10/18/2016, A couple of months ago, Instagram announced Stories, a new feature that many have likened to Snapchat’s own Stories feature. Now Instagram is all about discovery which is why in August, they announced that they were planning on introducing Stories to...

Instagram Now Available On Windows 10 Devices

10/14/2016, Earlier this year, Instagram launched its app on Windows 10 Mobile, meaning that if you owned a Windows 10 Mobile device, you will also be able to access the Instagram app. Given that the Windows 10 platform is kind of a unified platform, it was odd that...

Instagram Update Now Lets Users Save Posts As A Draft

09/20/2016, Social media these days isn’t just about you and your friends sharing photos of your food, travel, and life. Social media these days also consists of sponsorships and promotions, where “influencers” post mini advertorials to promote brands while...

Instagram Photo Map Is No More

09/06/2016, Instagram has been adding some new features like a Stories mode that looks as if it was taken right out of Snapchat and the ability to finally zoom in on photos. Today, it’s taking away a feature that has been present in the apps for a very long...

Instagram’s Zoom Function Rolling Out To Android

09/01/2016, Several days ago, Instagram announced a feature that we’re sure many thought was a long time coming: the ability to zoom into photos. Yes, a photo app for the past 4-5 years did not have the ability to zoom, which when you think about it is kind of...

iOS Users Can Now Zoom In On Instagram Photos

08/31/2016, Pinch-to-zoom is the go-to gesture for zooming into a picture on any device with a touchscreen, however, no matter what device you have this gesture has been useless on Instagram ever since the service was launched many years ago. That’s because...

Instagram’s ‘Stories’ Now Appear In The Explore Tab

08/29/2016, Instagram’s Stories feature was launched not too long ago, and basically it is more or less similar to Snapchat’s stories which some people have accused Instagram of pretty much copying, but we suppose that’s a debate for another day. So far Stories...

Instagram Hits 1 Billion Milestone On Google Play Store

08/22/2016, There are only a handful of applications that have hit the one billion downloads milestone on the Google Play Store. A couple of them belong to Google and some others to Facebook. Another Facebook-owned service now sees its app hit one billion downloads...

Instagram Introduces New ‘Events’ Channel On Explore

08/18/2016, Instagram used to be home to only photos, although in more recent times, the company has introduced video. In fact the company even extended the length of a video on Instagram, meaning that instead of mere snippets, users could upload and share longer...

Instagram Starts Rolling Out Business Profiles

08/15/2016, Instagram plays home not just to regular users looking to share photos of their food, but also to businesses that use the platform to advertise their products, share announcements, updates, and whatnot. So far businesses have existed on Instagram as a...

Chrome Extension Lets You View Instagram Stories On Your Browser

08/11/2016, A couple of weeks ago, Instagram launched a new feature called Stories. This was meant to be a competitor to Snapchat’s Stories, but so far initial reviews and feedback have found that more people seem to like this better than Snapchat’s. That being...