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Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Instagram will start recommending video channels in Explore section   —  Next time you're looking for something to watch on Instagram, you might have better luck: Instagram is rolling out an update to its Explore section so that it'll start recommending video collections it thinks you'll be interested in.
Jun 23, 2016, 1:15 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Instagram doubles monthly users to 500M in 2 years, with 300M checking daily, but the rate of growth for images shared per day is slowing   —  Photos transcend language barriers, leading Instagram to hit a major milestone today, Its growth is actually accelerating over time …
Jun 21, 2016, 9:15 AMIn context
Anil Dash:
Social analytics service ThinkUp to shut down July 18, citing API restrictions from Facebook and Instagram, and Twitter API changes   —  We have some tough news: We're going to be shutting down the ThinkUp service on July 18 and issuing a refund then for the balance of all member subscriptions.
Jun 13, 2016, 11:45 PMIn context
Nate Swanner / The Next Web:
Instagram competitor Storehouse is shutting down July 15   —  Storehouse, which was always a stylistic amalgam of VSCO and Instagram, is shutting down.  —  In an email to users, Storehouse notes it will officially shutdown July 15.  CEO Mark Kawano said that while he is proud of what was created, it never quite found its place:
Jun 13, 2016, 4:55 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
A look at rival hackers Tessa88 and Peace who claim to have millions of hacked credentials not yet put up for sale, from Facebook, Instagram, and more   —  Three major social networks have quietly fallen victim to data breaches, but despite some high-profile success, patience and trust is now beginning to fade.
Jun 10, 2016, 9:45 AMIn context
Instagram Blog:
Instagram starts rolling out its algorithmic feed for all, says that on average users missed 70% of their feeds before   —  In March, we announced a new way of ordering posts in feed so you'll see the moments you care about first.  On average, people miss 70 percent of their feeds.
Jun 3, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Instagram officially announces its new business tools, including business profiles, analytics, more; businesses must have a Facebook Page to enable them   —  Instagram this morning officially announced the launch of its tools for business users, including new business profiles …
May 31, 2016, 3:06 PMIn context
Pew Research Center:
Pew: 62% of US adults get news on social media; 66% of Facebook, 23% of Instagram, 21% of YouTube, 19% of LinkedIn users get news there   —  A majority of U.S. adults - 62% - get news on social media, and 18% do so often, according to a new survey by Pew Research Center …
May 28, 2016, 6:10 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Instagram's big redesign goes live with a colorful new icon, black-and-white app and more   —  Instagram's new icon is pink.  Well, it's pink and purple and yellow and orange.  It's definitely different.  And that's not all the company has changed today.  Instagram this morning is rolling …
May 11, 2016, 10:05 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Facebook expands dynamic ad retargeting to Instagram and travel sector   —  Get ready for a lot more ads on Instagram and elsewhere that feel ever more personalised to you.  Instagram today is turning up the volume on its ad tech play, courtesy of its owner, Facebook.
May 10, 2016, 11:25 AMIn context

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