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Ryan Knutson / Wall Street Journal:
Virgin Mobile intros customizable prepaid smartphone plans with options for unlimited data on certain services like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest   —  Sprint Will Sell a $12 Wireless Plan that Only Connects to Facebook or Twitter  —  For about $12, Sprint will soon let subscribers buy …
Jul 30, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Instagram launches Bolt, its one-touch photo and video messaging app, in Singapore, South Africa, and New Zealand   —  Instagram Launches One-Touch Photo And Video Messaging App Bolt Outside The US  —  Instagram is taking on Snapchat by turning your best friends' faces into the shutter button …
Jul 29, 2014, 4:35 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Bolt, Instagram's photo-messaging app expected to launch this week, may face legal challenge over name   —  Instagram's Forthcoming Photo Messaging App Bolt Could Face Legal Trouble  —  The developer behind the mobile voice app Bolt is none too pleased with Instagram's decision to launch …
Jul 28, 2014, 1:35 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Instagram's “Bolt” Leak Could Be A New Facebook App Or An App Install Ad Test   —  Some Instagram users are reporting having briefly seen a banner advertisement within the Instagram application which pointed to a new app called “Bolt,” described as a “one tap photo messaging” app.
Jul 24, 2014, 5:00 PMIn context
Steve Dent / Engadget:
IFTTT's recipe-powered automation now works with Square mobile payments   —  Consumers have been automating apps with IFTTT (If This Then That) for awhile by, say, backing up Instagram photos to Dropbox whenever they snap a photo.  Now, businesses will be able to take advantage of IFTTT directly from the Square mobile payment app.
Jul 24, 2014, 3:25 PMIn context
Alexis C. Madrigal / The Atlantic Online:
How a small team inside Google built Stories, a tool that organizes photos into narratives   —  How to Teach Google What a Story Is  —  Google wanted to solve a problem we can all understand.  People take so, so many photographs and yet they actually do very little with them.
Jul 20, 2014, 3:15 PMIn context
Jessi Hempel / Fortune:
Behind the post-acquistion evolution of Instagram, which says 25% of users use Direct monthly   —  Instagram is ready to take its shot  —  The photo-sharing social media service has a fast-growing, hyper-engaged user base that advertisers love.  Now it just needs to figure out how to make money for corporate parent Facebook.
Jul 13, 2014, 4:40 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Rosetta Flash exploit can steal user data on eBay, Instagram; Google, Twitter, Tumblr patched   —  “Weaponized” exploit can steal sensitive user data on eBay, Tumblr, et al.  —  Update: Almost four hours after this article went live, a Tumblr spokeswoman e-mailed Ars to say the site has been patched against the Rosetta Flash attack.
Jul 8, 2014, 9:30 PMIn context
Cade Metz / Wired:
How Instagram moved the service's more than 20 billion photos from AWS to Facebook servers   —  How Facebook Moved 20 Billion Instagram Photos Without You Noticing  —  Your Instagram photos aren't where they used to be.  —  This spring, even as some 200 million people were using Instagram …
Jun 28, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Rebecca Hiscott / Daily Dot:
Pic Nix, a service using a robot to post user-shaming Instagrams, has its account disabled   —  App that lets you anonymously shame Instagram users gets the axe—after one day  —  Last week, Pic Nix was the toast of the Web.  Tech outlets spent a few glorious moments fawning …
Jun 15, 2014, 11:15 PMIn context

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