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Yaniv Feldman / Geektime:
Sources: Snapchat acquired geofilter patent from defunct Instagram competitor Mobli for $7.7M   —  After 6 years, 86 Million Dollars in funding, a peak of 23 Million users and 4 different products, today marked the what seems to be the final chapter for Mobli, with the sale of one of its patents to Snap Inc.
Apr 20, 2017, 11:25 PMIn context
Ricky Villacrez / GSMArena.com:
Instagram on Android gets offline mode for users to see, comment on, save, and Like content previously loaded, among other features   —  At Facebook's annual developer conference in San Jose, Instagram announces the Android app will be getting offline capabilities that will allow …
Apr 18, 2017, 10:55 PMIn context
Steven Elia / Facebook Developers:
Facebook updates its Graph API, introducing Places Graph, offering free information on 140M+ places worldwide, updated Video API, more   —  The Graph API serves an average of 1.2 trillion API requests per day and powers some of Facebook's most popular products including Messenger and Instagram.
Apr 18, 2017, 2:43 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Instagram now lets you organize bookmarks into private collections   —  Instagram will make its bookmarking feature more useful, the company announced this morning, with the introduction of “collections.”  The new feature will allow users to organize the posts they save into private groupings for easier access.
Apr 17, 2017, 11:35 AMIn context
Deepa Seetharaman / Wall Street Journal:
Profile of Instagram COO Marne Levine, who is helping the company mature into a full-fledged business by pushing Facebook for resources, expanding partnerships   —  As chief operating officer, Marne Levine has been helping the photo-sharing app mature into a full-fledged business
Apr 16, 2017, 5:35 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Instagram says Stories has 200M daily active users, passing 161M DAUs Snapchat reported in S1; update today brings selfie stickers, pinning stickers to videos   —  Instagram is seeing continued growth in the number of people using its Snapchat Stories-like feature.
Apr 13, 2017, 11:15 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Instagram Direct now combines ephemeral messages with permanent messages in the same threads; Facebook says Direct now has 375M MAUs, up from 300M in Nov. 2016   —  After successfully cloning Snapchat Stories, Instagram is looking to one-up its competitor in chat with a reimagining …
Apr 11, 2017, 10:30 AMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Facebook to allow flagging revenge porn for review and removal, prevent further sharing of removed images on Messenger and Instagram using photo-matching tech   —  Facebook has implemented a new photo-matching technology to ensure people can't re-share images previously reported and tagged as revenge porn …
Apr 5, 2017, 9:10 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
New invite-only Amazon Influencer Program lets influencers with “large followings” earn affiliate revenue through their own curated selections on Amazon's site   —  Social media influencers - like Instagram stars or YouTube celebs - often promote products they like …
Apr 2, 2017, 7:50 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Baidu-backed photo-sharing and video streaming app Kuaishou raises $350M led by Tencent at a $3B valuation   —  Baidu-backed startup raises $350 million in funding round  —  Kuaishou runs video platform similar to Instagram, Periscope  —  Tencent Holdings Ltd.'s investment …
Mar 24, 2017, 9:35 AMIn context

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