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Vlad Savov / The Verge:
Instagram is now storing photos in 1080x1080 resolution instead of 640x640, likely in preparation for a public upgrade soon   —  Instagram photos are now bigger — if you know where to look  —  Just over a week ago, I wrote plaintively about Instagram's archaic 640 x 640 resolution and the need …
Jul 6, 2015, 7:10 AMIn context
Lara O'Reilly / Business Insider:
Forrester: US smartphone users spend more time in Facebook's mobile apps than Google's   —  There is one key reason why people are spending more time on Facebook's apps than Google's  —  Smartphone users in the United States are spending more time in Facebook's apps than Google's apps …
Jun 29, 2015, 9:15 PMIn context
Jessi Hempel / Wired:
Instagram upgrades search, revamps Explore page with trending hashtags and places in the US   —  Instagram's Overhauled Search: Real-Time Instead of Real Bad  —  Today Instagram revealed a new approach to search and discovery that may finally enable the photo-sharing app to spotlight news …
Jun 23, 2015, 1:00 PMIn context
Sarah Frier / Bloomberg Business:
Facebook to open entire suite of its ad targeting tools to Instagram in the next few months   —  Facebook Pushes Advertisers to Employ User Data More Effectively  —  Facebook Inc. is pushing advertisers to be more strategic with the vast data the social website has on its 1.4 billion users.
Jun 22, 2015, 11:10 AMIn context
Carmel DeAmicis / Re/code:
Greylock Partners hires its first female investment partner, Pinterest product manager Sarah Tavel   —  Greylock Just Hired Its First Female Investment Partner  —  The product manager who oversaw Pinterest's search tool, Sarah Tavel, is headed to Greylock.
Jun 11, 2015, 8:40 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Instagram is launching a redesigned website with bigger photos   —  Instagram's website is about to look much nicer.  It's introducing a new web design on desktop and mobile this week that cleans up the page and makes photos much bigger than they are now.  Most noticeable is the change …
Jun 9, 2015, 4:15 PMIn context
Hannah Jane Parkinson / Guardian:
Google is developing a tool called Im2Calories to identify food in pictures and determine its calorie count   —  Google wants to count the calories in your Instagram food porn  —  Artificial intelligence technology Im2Calories aims to identify pictures of food posted to Instagram, and tell users the calorie count of their meals
Jun 2, 2015, 10:50 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Instagram Beefs Up Ads With App Install And Buy Buttons, Interest Targeting, API   —  Instagram is ready to make some serious money.  After a year and half of format experiments and basic targeting, Instagram is giving advertisers much more powerful tools.  Those include “Shop Now” …
Jun 2, 2015, 1:10 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Instagram sends “Highlights” email digests to re-engage users, its first promotional emails   —  An Aging Instagram Tries To Win Us Back With Email “Highlights”  —  Four and a half years is a lot of pretty pictures.  Instagram isn't as young as it used to be, and it doesn't want long-time users to slip away from its app.
May 24, 2015, 10:25 PMIn context
Ben Hubbard / New York Times:
Young Saudis increasingly rely on mobile apps and social media to circumvent conservative strictures   —  Young Saudis, Bound by Conservative Strictures, Find Freedom on Their Phones  —  RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Life for many young Saudis is an ecosystem of apps.  —  Lacking free speech, they debate on Twitter.
May 24, 2015, 4:45 AMIn context

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