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Instagram begins testing an easier way of recovering account that are hacked

Instagram begins testing an easier way of recovering account that are hacked

Facebook-owned Instagram is testing new ways to make it easier for users to recover hacked accounts. This is a very welcome move, as accounts getting hacked is nothing new in today's day and age...
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Instagram, PlayStation are now back after suffering outages

Photo-sharing platform Instagram suffered an outage on Thursday that made a number of its users take to Twitter to vent out their frustration. According to DownDetector.com, scores of users across the globe reported about...
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s doctored video will not be removed from Instagram

As part of the promotion for his project “Spectre”, British artist Bill Posters posted some video shows to Instagram. The video says that "We're increasing transparency on ads," to make it look like it's...
Instagram begins testing an easier way of recovering account that are hacked

How to browse Instagram with reduced image load time in areas with slow internet

Photo-sharing app Instagram is one among the most popular social media apps today. Youth and millennials are constantly choosing the app even over Facebook, which was the most popular social media network for years....
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Instagram’s IGTV will now start supporting landscape videos

Photo-sharing app Instagram will no longer only have vertical videos. The company has announced that its long-form video platform, IGTV, will now begin supporting landscape videos too. Till now, because of Instagram's mobile-first strategy,...
Instagram influencers and celebrities data has been leaked online

Instagram influencers’ data leaked online, traced to India: Report

It is no secret that Facebook is not exactly a secure platform. Now, it seems like this not-so-great aspect of the social media platform has also started rubbing off on the company's photo-sharing app...
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Instagram closes down standalone Direct messaging app

Facebook has announced that it is shutting down Direct, a camera-centric messaging app that could be used to send Instagram Direct Messages. Announcing the shutdown of the app, the company said, "In the coming...
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Netflix now lets Android users share movies and TV shows via Instagram Stories

Video streaming platform Netflix has now enabled its Android users to share their favourite movies and TV shows to their Instagram Stories. The new ability will be going live via the Netflix app for...
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How to maintain privacy and ensure that you are secure on Instagram

Instagram is currently the most popular social media app. While it's a great way to share your photos with your friends, your Instagram profile can often be vulnerable to various privacy risks. But then,...
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Instagram announces Instagrammers of the Year 2019 awards: Here’s a look at the winners

Instagram is undoubtedly the most popular social media app currently. It is the app that most millennials prefer to be on and considering that it has a global user base of 1 billion, brands...
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Facebook’s F8 developer conference: Key announcements

It’s that time of the year when Facebook tells the world what it has up its sleeve for the next year to come. The social media giant has shared an outline of what all...
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Instagram to test hiding public like counts on posts

A number of people are willing to go to great extents to get likes on social media. This holds particularly true for Facebook-owned photo-sharing app Instagram. But now, it seems like the platform itself...
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Facebook Stories hits 500 million daily users mark

We always thought that Facebook Stories are not as popular as the feature is on other platforms. But we have to admit today, that there are people who use Facebook Stories. And we are...
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Instagram is testing a Co-Watching feature on its app: Report

Facebook's photo-sharing app Instagram is now reportedly testing a new feature that would enable users to co-watch the video content on the platform with their friends and get to see their reactions on the...
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Instagram is considering to hide the like count on your photos: Report

Facebook-owned photo-sharing app Instagram has reportedly considered hiding the number of likes on pictures that are uploaded by users so that their friends cannot see how many likes a particular post has. The app's...
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Facebook stored Instagram passwords of millions as plain text

Social media giant Facebook has said that it stored millions of passwords of Instagram users in plain text, which left them exposed to people who had access to a certain internal system. We should...
Facebook's new app Study will pay you to let it track your smartphone activity

Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram suffer a brief outage, services working again now

Outages are becoming just as common for Facebook as data breaches. The social media giant, on Sunday, suffered its third major outage of this year and it left users all across the globe without...
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Facebook, Instagram and Messenger to stop working on Windows Phone on April 30

Social media giant Facebook is planning to retire some of its Windows Phone apps by the end of this month. The news has been confirmed by a Microsoft spokesperson who said that the social...
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Instagram will soon let you scroll through videos on your News Feed

Facebook-owned photo-sharing app Instagram is now testing a seek bar to videos posted on people's News Feeds. And with this feature, Instagram plans to give users a basic amount of control over the video...
Instagram influencers and celebrities data has been leaked online

Instagram adds in-app checkout to attract more shoppers to its platform

We all know that Instagram is moving towards monetisation not-so-slowly and more and more business features are likely to make their way to the app. Today, another business-related feature was rolled out on the...
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Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp suffer a global outage, some services restored

Social media giant Facebook and its photo-sharing app Instagram just suffered one of the biggest global outages that the platforms have seen so far. Although now you can open the two platforms and some...
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Instagram’s ‘Pause All’ feature lets you put a break on notifications

There are times when notifications from our favourite apps can annoy us a lot. Although a number of apps have the option of turning notifications off, some of them are still working on it.And...
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Facebook’s Watch Party is soon coming to Instagram

Any of us can spend hours watching videos on the internet and those hours often tend to run longer when we are watching these videos with friends. Facebook tapped on this tendency of users...
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Instagram will now show you IGTV previews in your News Feed

Last month, Facebook-owned photo-sharing app Instagram had announced that previews of IGTV would soon start appearing in users' main News Feed on the home page. The company had taken to Twitter to announce that...
Instagram begins testing an easier way of recovering account that are hacked

Instagram is testing a donation feature called Fundraiser

Popular photo-sharing app Instagram keeps on getting new features that make it more relevant for users. Facebook has been focussing a lot on the app since the time its popularity went up with a...

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