Category: Instagram

Instagram Will Never Be ‘The Safest Place on the Internet’
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Instagram Will Never Be ‘The Safest Place on the Internet’

Instagram will start testing the removal of like counts from certain US users in the coming week. The feature comes in response to growing criticism over mental health issues in social media. Nobody should trust a Mark Zuckerberg company. Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri recently appeared on a Wired event announce the controversial idea of hiding…

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Instagram to test hiding Like counts in the US next week
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Instagram to test hiding Like counts in the US next week

“We will make decisions that hurt the business if they help people’s well-being and health” says Instagram’s CEO Adam Mosseri. To that end, next week Instagram will expand its test of hiding Like counts from everyone but a post’s creator to some users in the United States. But there are major questions about whether the…

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Instagram launches Create mode with On This Day throwbacks
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Instagram launches Create mode with On This Day throwbacks

Instagram has finally turned Throwback Thursday into an official feature. It’s part of the new Instagram “Create” mode that launches today in Stories, bringing the app beyond the camera. Create makes Instagram a more omni-purpose social network with the flexibility to adapt to a broader range of content formats. For now, the highlight of Create…

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Instagram Update Makes it Way Harder to Stalk Your Ex
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Instagram Update Makes it Way Harder to Stalk Your Ex

The latest Instagram update removes the activity tab from the app. You can no longer see when the accounts you follow like and/or comment on a photo or follow another account. Privacy rules the day People care about their digital privacy now more than ever. This latest move by Instagram means that users of the…

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Instagram and Facebook are experiencing outages
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Instagram and Facebook are experiencing outages

Users reported issues with Instagram and Facebook Sunday morning. [Update as of 12:45 p.m. pacific] Facebook says the outage affecting its apps has been resolved. “Earlier today some people may have had trouble accessing the Facebook family of apps due to a networking issue. We have resolved the issue and are fully back up, we apologize…

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