Instagram, Facebook and other Facebook-owned services are down for users around the world.
Articles tagged "instagram"
Mar 5, 2019 at 19:23
JetBlue is offering free flights for a year...so long as you remove all of your Instagram photos from your account.
Feb 27, 2019 at 14:28
New code inside the Instagram Android app suggests Instagram might soon offer up the ability to take your collections public.
Jan 23, 2019 at 19:48
Despite viral photographs suggesting otherwise, Instagram claims it's not limiting how many accounts particular posts reach.
Jan 21, 2019 at 22:31
Panoram is a simple app that makes it easy to split up panoramas so it's easier to post on Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat 'Stories.'
Jan 15, 2019 at 22:30
Instagram has quietly added the iOS-exclusive ability to post images or videos to multiple Instagram accounts at once on the same device.
Dec 31, 2018 at 15:35
Bloomberg shares the story of Meghan Young, an Instagram star, who makes a living traveling around capturing photos for agencies and companies from all over the world. And while it might seem like the dream career, Young says “My job is to make it look effortless, to look like it’s the most fun ever and it’s never a job [...] But it is a job.”
Dec 4, 2018 at 18:27
Guests who would rather spend time actually enjoying their Swiss vacation can now do so while still maintaining a presence on social networks, thanks to Ibis Switzerland Hotels' new social media sitting services.
mobileNov 30, 2018 at 16:04
When posting an Instagram story you can now opt to only share it with a select group of people rather than all your followers.
mobileNov 29, 2018 at 15:17
New Instagram features provide richer image descriptions for users of screen readers.
Nov 26, 2018 at 18:34
Over the coming weeks Instagram profiles might look a little different.
mobileNov 20, 2018 at 13:25
Instagram has developed machine learning tools to detect the use of third-party apps that violate its terms and conditions.
mobileSep 22, 2018 at 12:00
A new report from The Verge claims Instagram is currently testing a feature that allows users to re-share posts to their own account feeds.
Jun 21, 2018 at 19:07
A popular Instagram user based in Singapore has been caught passing stock images off as his own work. Daryl Aiden Yow, who has worked with many recognizable brands, has apologized for his actions, and has deleted some images from his Instagram account while adding credits to others.
videoJun 21, 2018 at 12:04
Instagram TV — IGTV for short — is a new app and service from Instagram that puts the focus on video content. You can now follow content creators and watch up to hour-long vertical videos inside the new dedicated IGTV app, as well as directly within Instagram.
mobileJun 6, 2018 at 17:39
According to a report in The Wall Street Journal, Instagram is working on the ability to allow uploads of videos with a length of up to one hour – which could have a big impact on how video is created and shared in the future.
mobileMay 22, 2018 at 17:39
Instagram has finally launched a "Mute" button, and is testing an "All Caught Up" feature that will let you know when you've seen all new post from the people you follow from the past 48 hours.
mobileMay 21, 2018 at 15:10
You can now insert another user's Instagram post into your own Stories as a customized sticker, the first official "regram" feature we've seen from the Facebook-owned photo sharing app.
mobileMay 11, 2018 at 13:47
The 8x10 app lets you monetize your Instagram account by selling fine art prints of your photography directly through the photo sharing app. The app handles all the fulfillment and shipping details for you, taking a cut of your profit to cover the costs.
mobileMay 4, 2018 at 15:40
Parent company Facebook continues Instagram's transformation from a mobile image sharing platform into a do-it-all application by adding a way to pay for things right within the photo sharing app. This could be very interesting for photographers.
mobileMay 3, 2018 at 15:48
The first AI they trained this way required minimal human supervision, and yet it outperformed every other computer-vision AI out there.
mobileMay 2, 2018 at 17:28
A number of new Instagram features were announced at Facebook's F8 developer conference, including support for Stories in third-party apps and a new video chat feature.
Apr 30, 2018 at 14:11
A curious computer science student discovered these as-yet unreleased features by digging into the code of the Instagram Android app.
Apr 27, 2018 at 15:16
The team at BBC's Tomorrow's World built a Facebook Messenger chatbot that uses artificial intelligence to analyze and score your photos based on color, composition, emotion, landmarks, and more.
mobileApr 25, 2018 at 13:49
You can now download a zip-file, including all images and videos you ever posted on Instagram, plus comments, messages, settings and other data in json-format.
Apr 13, 2018 at 20:28
Instagram will soon allow users to download their content from within the app. Gone are the days of using third-party apps and services to get the job done.
mobileApr 11, 2018 at 16:12
Version 39 of the Instagram app on both Android and iOS brings a background-blurring portrait or depth mode, similar to what we've seen on many recent smartphones, except that it works for single-camera phones.
Mar 23, 2018 at 17:12
Instagram has revealed some interesting updates this week, including a return to a slightly more chronological newsfeed where "newer posts are more likely to appear first in feed."
Mar 12, 2018 at 22:17
As photographers, we often share photos of our favorite locations, landscapes, and landmarks online. But what if your photos ultimately led to the destruction of those locations, landscapes, and landmarks? For one photographer in Sweden, that's exactly what happened.
mobileMar 12, 2018 at 18:12
A report that Instagram was considering bringing back the chronological feed has been squashed by Instagram itself. Despite years of complaining, it seems IG has no interest in dumping the algorithmic feed.
mobileFeb 6, 2018 at 15:30
Google's Visual Core image co-processor in the Google Pixel 2 has finally been activated, bringing the ability to use the phone's impressive HDR+ mode in third-party photo apps like Instagram.
Feb 1, 2018 at 16:38
Photographer Oliver KMIA put together this tongue-in-cheek compilation that shows just how cliché the typical Instagram travel photo is—whether it's the passport shot, or one of those photos of a pretty girl leading the photographer by the hand.
Jan 29, 2018 at 20:38
The tree lost a limb during the holidays last year, prompting the local government to put up signs. But if Instagrammers won't keep their distance, the tree might have to be protected with fencing.
Dec 28, 2017 at 16:51
Instagram is rolling out its "recommended posts" to everybody now, and users who have already seen the new feature are taking to Twitter to voice their displeasure.
Dec 18, 2017 at 15:15
Have you followed us on Instagram yet? Now's a great time to, since over the next three days we'll be turning our account over to Barney, where he'll be sharing photos from a recent trip to central Mexico.
mobileDec 12, 2017 at 19:56
A month after testing the feature with small groups, Instagram has launched the ability to follow hashtags at the same time as they're testing another new feature: a Recommended for You section.
mobileDec 8, 2017 at 16:49
VSCO Messages allows VSCO X subscribers and free users alike to share text, images, photo editing 'recipes', VSCO journal entries and more.
Dec 6, 2017 at 19:38
In response to a NY Times article about how some traffickers were using Instagram as part of the illicit animal trade, Instagram has added a content advisory screen that pops up to warn users any time they search for hashtags "associated with harmful behavior to animals."
mobileNov 29, 2017 at 22:16
Instagram may soon add a Regram button, GIF support, the ability to follow hashtags, and a whole lot more. All of these features are currently being tested with small batches of users.
Nov 28, 2017 at 18:52
Pop star Bruno Mars is being sued for posting a photo of himself as a kid on Instagram. The photographer who captured the portrait in 1989 says neither Mars nor his record label asked for permission before sharing the photograph through all of Mars' social media channels.
Nov 15, 2017 at 23:35
Instagram is testing a new feature that lets you follow hashtags in addition to people, making it possible to keep track of your favorite #landscapes or #portraits without leaving your home feed.
Oct 11, 2017 at 20:16
Windowed is a free app that lets you upload photos to Instagram straight from your Mac or PC—no tablet, smartphone, or complicated workaround required.
Sep 27, 2017 at 15:44
To celebrate hitting 800 million users (500 million active daily) Instagram just launched its most powerful commenting controls yet, allowing you to block individual users or specific groups from commenting on your photos.
Sep 19, 2017 at 19:03
Instagram is currently testing a major change to the app's profile layout: replacing the 3-photo across grid with a 4-photo grid... and some users are NOT taking the news well.
Sep 1, 2017 at 16:00
A website is selling Instagram users' private contact information for $10 per search. Worse yet, security experts who analyzed a sample of 10,000 allegedly stolen records say the data is legitimate.
Sep 1, 2017 at 15:09
Instagram's latest update lets you view its popular Snapchat clone "Stories" on desktop or mobile browsers. And soon you'll be able to upload to Stories from mobile web, too.
Aug 30, 2017 at 16:10
The latest Instagram update now lets you share portrait, landscape, OR square format photos in their multi-photo posts. The catch: you can't mix formats.
Aug 9, 2017 at 19:03
Citi Research predicts that Snapchat and Instagram are going to bring in huge revenues by 2019. They believe Instagram will hit the $10 billion mark, with smaller Snapchat earning a not-insignificant $3 billion.
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