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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Instagram Reassigned Inactive “Kathleen” Username To An Employee But Will Give It Back   —  Is Instagram going around stealing users' accounts and distributing them to employees?  That's the far-out claim from designer Brian Hoff, who says his wife's Instagram account, with the likely much-desired username of …
Apr 17, 2014, 6:25 AMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / Business Insider:
How Techmeme Became The Must-Read News Site For Everyone In The Multibillion-Dollar Tech Industry   —  Over the past 10 years, the technology industry has evolved from photo-sharing websites like Flickr to photo-sharing apps like Instagram.  —  And, we suppose, there's been a few other changes along the way.
Apr 6, 2014, 6:35 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / The Next Web:
Facebook paid 330 security researchers $1.5M in 2013; adds Instagram, Parse, Atlas, Onavo to Bug Bounty program   —  Facebook today announced it paid out $1.5 million to 330 security researchers around the world in 2013 as part of its bug bounty program, which launched back in August 2011.
Apr 3, 2014, 4:35 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Twitter's Vine Introduces Direct Video Messaging   —  Twitter's Vine has introduced a feature that allows you to message other users directly via video.  This adds both a direct messaging channel and video clips to its messages, a big addition to Twitter's video app.
Apr 3, 2014, 3:30 PMIn context
Instagram Blog:
Instagram now has 200M active monthly users, 20B total photos shared   —  Instagram Today: 200 Million Strong  —  Today, we're excited to share that the Instagram community has grown to more than 200 million Instagrammers capturing and sharing their lives every month.
Mar 25, 2014, 8:50 PMIn context
Austin Carr / Fast Company:
Instagram Testing Facebook Places Integration To Replace Foursquare   —  Popular photo-sharing app Instagram is testing integration with Facebook Places, Facebook's venue database.  Facebook, of course, owns Instagram.  The experiment signals that Instagram may eventually wean itself off …
Mar 25, 2014, 12:55 PMIn context
Caitlin Dewey / Washington Post:
Meet Cloak, the ‘antisocial’ network that helps you avoid people   —  We have myriad tech-enabled ways to encounter friends (and strangers!) in real life.  We can check in on Foursquare.  Tag a location on Instagram.  Swipe on Tinder.  Tweet, from just about anywhere.
Mar 19, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Ellis Hamburger / The Verge:
Instagram shoots for global expansion with big Android update   —  Instagram has always set a high bar for speed.  While other photo apps add feature after feature, Instagram's updates generally come in the form of “Bug fixes and performance improvements.”  Instagram's latest update for Android …
Mar 11, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context
Jenna Wortham / New York Times:
Vendors using Instagram as an unofficial e-commerce platform worry it will become official   —  On Instagram, a Bazaar Where You Least Expect It  —  Instagram, the photo-sharing app owned by Facebook, is my favorite place to skim through pictures of friends.
Mar 9, 2014, 4:10 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / The Next Web:
Three years later, Facebook is bringing back its F8 developer conference to San Francisco on April 30   —  At SXSW today, Parse co-founder and CEO Ilya Sukhar announced Facebook's F8 conference will be held this year on April 30 at the San Francisco Design Concourse.
Mar 8, 2014, 5:35 PMIn context

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