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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
In apparent move to boost visibility, Twitter switches its App Store category from Social Networking to News, where it ranks No. 1   —  Twitter aims to boost its visibility by switching from ‘Social Networking’ to ‘News’ on the App Store  —  Following yet another quarter of sluggish user growth …
Apr 28, 2016, 3:45 PMIn context
Davis Fields / Facebook:
New Facebook and Messenger apps launched for Windows 10; Instagram comes to Windows 10 Mobile, with video support   —  Introducing Facebook, Messenger, and Instagram Windows Apps  —  There are many people using Facebook, Messenger and Instagram on Windows, so today we're excited …
Apr 28, 2016, 9:10 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Gilt co-founder Alexis Maybank launches Project September, a service with photos from users' Instagram feeds and camera rolls that users tag with buying leads   —  Gilt Groupe's co-founder has a new fashion app that lets you shop from Instagram photos  —  Alexis Maybank, Gilt Groupe's first CEO …
Apr 17, 2016, 9:55 PMIn context
Lee Fang / The Intercept:
Document shows CIA's venture capital arm In-Q-Tel is investing heavily in social media mining and surveillance   —  The CIA Is Investing in Firms That Mine Your Tweets and Instagram Photos  —  SOFT ROBOTS THAT can grasp delicate objects, computer algorithms designed to spot an “insider threat …
Apr 15, 2016, 5:30 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Instagram launches personalized video feed and themed channels in Explore   —  Instagram wants to show you the best videos without completely destroying the sanctity of your main feed, so today it overhauled the Explore page with a slew of new video channels.
Apr 14, 2016, 2:25 PMIn context
Sarah Frier / Bloomberg:
Personal sharing shifts from Facebook to more intimate audiences on Snapchat and Instagram   —  Facebook Wants You to Post More About Yourself  —  Staff said to call lack of intimate sharing ‘context collapse’  —  Facebook tries prompting more personal types of posting
Apr 9, 2016, 3:30 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
comScore: millennials spend 2.5x as much time in Facebook as in closest competitor, Snapchat   —  Are Young People Leaving Facebook?  Not Even Close.  (Chart)  —  There has been a general perception over the past few years that millennials are abandoning Facebook in search of greener …
Apr 2, 2016, 10:10 AMIn context
Instagram Blog:
Instagram increases video length limit for users from 15 seconds up to 60 seconds   —  Coming Soon: Longer Video on Instagram … We want to bring you fun, flexible and creative ways to create and watch video on Instagram.  As part of our continued commitment, you'll soon have the flexibility …
Mar 29, 2016, 1:11 PMIn context
Romain Dillet / TechCrunch:
As shift to algorithmic feed looms, brands and bloggers on Instagram try to get you to turn on notifications by posting reminders   —  Instagrammers really want you to turn on notifications to avoid death by algorithm  —  Instagram today is an endless sea of meaningless posts asking you to turn …
Mar 28, 2016, 2:20 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Instagram starts showing notifications on the Web for all users   —  Facebook-owned Instagram has begun showing notifications in a new drop-down box on its website.  The box shows likes, people who've followed you, and friends who have recently started Instagram accounts.
Mar 23, 2016, 12:10 AMIn context

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