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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
Jackie Dove / The Next Web:
Instagram will introduce ads in the UK, Canada and Australia ‘later this year’   —  Instagram has announced plans to incorporate ads in its photo feed “later this year” to subscribers in the UK, Canada and Australia.  —  On the heels what what it considers a successful advertising debut last fall …
Jun 9, 2014, 4:10 PMIn context
Brooks Barnes / New York Times:
Stars from YouTube, Vine, and Instagram capitalize on internet success with live festivals and concerts   —  Performing Without Net: Stars of YouTube Take to the Stage  —  A capacity 12,500 tickets were sold.  More than 70 performers appeared on three stages.
Jun 9, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Mathew Ingram / Gigaom:
RebelMouse relaunches as a full-fledged publishing platform that's tuned for viral content   —  Two years ago, former Huffington Post chief technology officer Paul Berry launched a site called RebelMouse to give media companies and users of all kinds a way of aggregating the various pieces …
Jun 8, 2014, 1:05 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Curalate, which helps brands know how products are shared as images on social networks, raises $8.6M Series B led by NEA   —  As Pinterest and Instagram Soar, Curalate Gets $8.6 Million to Help Brands Capitalize  —  It's hard to visit any social network these days and not think that photos and images are taking over the Web.
Jun 6, 2014, 4:00 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Instagram 6.0 Seduces Pro Photographers With Adjustable Filters And 9 New Effects   —  “People come to Instagram today to post their photos but haven't come back to edit their photos” Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom tells me.  So today Instagram is adding sliders to control 9 new photo effects and the intensity of its existing filters.
Jun 3, 2014, 12:05 PMIn context

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