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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Instagram Direct's 85M Users Can Now Reply With Photos In Snapchat-Style Visual Convos   —  Instagram Direct felt half-baked when the in-app chat feature launched without the ability to send photo replies in December 2013.  Still, the private group messaging feature built an audience …
Sep 1, 2015, 1:10 PMIn context
Ariha Setalvad / The Verge:
You can now post full-size landscape and portrait photos on Instagram   —  Visit the Eiffel Tower in Paris, as I did last year, and you'll see tourists contorting themselves to try and fit the length of the monument into Instagram's iconic square frame.  Even after Instagram began letting …
Aug 27, 2015, 1:05 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Autoplay Puts Twitter, Facebook In Uncomfortable Place After Video Of Virginia Shooting Spreads   —  Unwitting distribution channels for violent footage.  —  YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Periscope, and their peers have built communications tools that have empowered everyday people …
Aug 26, 2015, 4:10 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Re/code:
Google Now, deprioritized by Sundar Pichai, saw exodus of key staff after the team was transferred from the Android group to search   —  Google Now's Staff Exodus Reveals Hurdles for New CEO Pichai  —  On Thursday, Microsoft fired up an old rivalry.  The Redmond giant released an update …
Aug 24, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Maeve Duggan / Pew Internet:
Pew: 70% of Facebook users log in daily, 36% of smartphone owners use messaging apps, Instagram and other social sites see increase in engagement   —  Mobile Messaging and Social Media 2015  —  In today's world, people — particularly young people — are continually finding and adapting …
Aug 20, 2015, 4:55 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Opera Max, Opera's data-saving proxy for Android, can now compress YouTube and Netflix videos   —  Opera Max Can Now Compress YouTube And Netflix Videos  —  Opera Max, Opera's data-saving proxy for Android, has long allowed you to save some of your previous mobile data by compressing text …
Aug 19, 2015, 12:30 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
500px Revamps Its App To Better Appeal To The Instagram Crowd   —  500px, the online photo-sharing community that recently raised another $13 million to challenge Flickr and Getty, is today rolling out a significant change to its mobile application.  Beginning with an update on iOS …
Aug 6, 2015, 4:45 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Instagram launches its ads API, with Hootsuite, Brand Networks, Salesforce, SocialCode, Unified, and Ampush among first partners   —  Salesforce, Brand Networks, Hootsuite among the first to support Instagram's Ads API  —  Instagram is growing in popularity, with 300 million monthly active …
Aug 4, 2015, 2:05 PMIn context
eMarketer and Newsroom Posts:
Instagram should bring in $595M in mobile ad revenues this year, reach $2.81B in 2017   —  Instagram Mobile Ad Revenues to Reach $2.81 Billion Worldwide in 2017  —  Instagram will surpass Google, Twitter in US mobile display ad revenues by 2017  —  Instagram will bring in $595 million …
Jul 27, 2015, 6:35 PMIn context
Lucas Matney / TechCrunch:
Instagram Brings Search To The Web   —  Instagram revolutionized how we searched for pics of celebrities getting wasted on yachts on mobile, and now they're bringing that same experience to the web.  —  Today, Instagram is adding search to its desktop experience.
Jul 20, 2015, 1:10 PMIn context

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