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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Instagram allows ads to have clickable links and introduces multi-photo carousel ads   —  Instagram Starts Letting Ads Be Clickable  —  Instagram never allowed URLs to open until now.  It wanted people browsing photos, not the web.  But Instagram says its advertisers demanded more vivid ways …
Mar 4, 2015, 1:38 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Twenty20, formerly Instacanvas, exits beta and raises $8M series A led by Canaan; launches photo licensing service with 45M crowdsourced images   —  Twenty20 Raises $8M, Launches Crowdsourced Photo-Licensing Service  —  Twenty20, the startup formerly known as Instacanvas …
Feb 26, 2015, 10:50 PMIn context
Brandon Walkin / Facebook Code:
Facebook releases Origami Live, a new app for testing app prototypes designed with Origami on iPhone or iPad   —  Introducing Origami Live  —  Just over a year ago, we released Origami — a free tool for designing interactive user interfaces.  We've used it here at Facebook to design …
Feb 24, 2015, 3:20 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Instagram introduces endlessly looping videos to please advertisers   —  Instagram has tweaked its video settings so that clips automatically replay in users' streams — a change that will be mainly welcomed by #brands keen to get as many views for their ads as possible.
Feb 4, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook Opens Registration For F8 Conference Featuring Oculus, WhatsApp, Instagram   —  Omnipresence seems to be the theme for Facebook's F8 conference this year.  Today, registration opened allowing developers to apply for $495 tickets, though it's free to livestream.
Jan 27, 2015, 8:20 PMIn context
Tom Krazit / Gigaom:
Facebook and Instagram go down for almost an hour during Snowmadgeddon   —  Silent night: Facebook, Instagram go down for Snowmadgeddon  —  All those carefully crafted images of snowscapes will have to stay locked up for a bit, East Coasters, because Facebook and Instagram are down.
Jan 27, 2015, 1:50 AMIn context
David Yanofsky / Quartz:
Instagram fixes privacy hole that exposed private photos posted from a public profile later changed to private   —  Your private Instagrams weren't as private as you thought they were  —  A privacy hole was publicly exposing an untold number of photographs Instagram users believed were private …
Jan 12, 2015, 10:40 AMIn context
Pew Internet:
Pew Report: Facebook growth slows, but user engagement increases; while Twitter and others grow userbase, not engagement   —  Social Media Update 2014  —  In a new survey conducted in September 2014, the Pew Research Center finds that Facebook remains by far the most popular social media site.
Jan 9, 2015, 3:55 PMIn context
Ev Williams / Medium:
Metrics based on a single number, like MAU, are a poor proxy for value for Internet companies   —  A mile wide, an inch deep  —  I was recently quoted as saying, “I don't give a s**t” if Instagram has more users than Twitter.  If you read the article you'll note there's a big “if” before my not giving of said s**t.
Jan 6, 2015, 12:05 AMIn context
Cyrus Farivar / Ars Technica:
Federal judge approves warrantless creation of fake Instagram accounts used by law enforcement to befriend and access photos of suspects   —  Judge: It's OK for cops to create fake Instagram accounts  —  “No...warrant is required for the consensual sharing of this type of information.”
Dec 23, 2014, 1:50 PMIn context

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