Tag: Instagram

Twitter Mocks Instagram by Using Screenshots of Tweets to Troll It

Instagram is a really good place to find the best tweets. When posted on Twitter, the tweets can get lost and you'll never find...

Facebook Considering Hiding Like Counts on the News Feed Posts

Facebook is considering hiding the like counts on users posts found on the News Feed just as the social media giant did for Instagram....

Instagram to Soon Allow Users to Natively Crosspost Their IGTV Videos to Facebook and Facebook Watch

In Facebook's plan to integrate al its apps under one roof, Instagram will soon let users natively crosspost their IGTV videos to Facebook and...

Threads is Instagram’s Messaging App for its Close Friends Feature

Instagram hasn't stopped coming up with new features to entice its users to only use the Facebook-owned platform. The latest thing the giant photo-sharing...
Instagram Feed

Facebook Pressures Instagram to Double the Number of Ads Served to Users, Begins Testing Back to Back Ads in...

If you thought Instagram user experience is becoming annoying from the increasing number of ads served and the carousel photo issue, it's about to...
Instagram vulnerability

Celebrities Are Falling for This Viral Instagram Hoax

There's a hoax going viral on Instagram. The post which people are reposting is a block of text claiming that Instagram is changing their...
facebook local language support africa check

Facebook Launches “Off-Facebook Activity” Tool: Here’s Everything You Need to Know

Facebook has finally launched this feature they announced during last year's F8 conference. Clear History was set to launch soon after that announcement but...

Facebook Expands Its Third-Party Fact-Checking Program to Instagram

Facebook is expanding its third-party fact-checking program (3PFC) to Instagram so now you can report a suspicious post and certified fact-checkers will analyze its...
Instagram Feed

You Can Now Create Your Own Instagram Filters as Facebook Opens up Spark AR Platform

When Facebook said it was going to open up its Spark AR platform and move it from its closed beta program for Instagram, it...
Instagram Feed

This Instagram Trusted Partner Scraped Users Stories and Tracked Their Locations Courtesy of Its Sloppy Privacy Practices

Facebook is still failing to protect users privacy, especially on Instagram. Facebook still allows user data to be collected without their consent. A San Francisco...
Facebook Apps

Facebook Working on a Way for Instagram Users to Communicate with Those Using Messenger

Early this year, Facebook announced that they are going to integrate its messaging services on Messenger, WhatsApp and Instagram. Facebook said it was going...
Instagram vulnerability

Instagram Wants to Have a Better Relationship with Meme Accounts After Recently Purging Them with This New Hire

Instagram recently mass deleted popular meme accounts some with over tens of millions of followers while also suspending others. Most of these meme pages...
facebook instagram whatsapp

Facebook Wants to Add its Name to Instagram and WhatsApp

Facebook acquired Instagram and WhatsApp in 2012 and 2014 respectively. They act like 'independent' entities under the Facebook ecosystem. If there is a person...
Instagram Feed

Teens Are Now Switching Their Instagram Profiles to Business Accounts

Instagram is testing hiding likes in several countries and this feature will probably roll out globally in the coming months. The feature as Instagram...

How to Access Your Instagram DMs from the Web or the Desktop

Instagram really doesn't want you to leave the app at all costs especially since it began as app unlike its parent company Facebook which...

Instagram Began Testing Hidden Likes. People Are Loving Them and Yes, Influencers Will Do Just Fine.

Instagram has been testing hiding likes from posted photos after announcing it three months ago at this year's Facebook’s annual developer conference with a...

Chinese Drama Shows Now Shot Vertical from the Ground up for Smartphone Viewing

If you're looking to binge content made for vertical viewing on your device, look no further than Chinese drama shows that are made in...
Instagram vulnerability

This Instagram Loophole Allowed Hackers to Access Accounts Within 10 Minutes

Any software or computer system is vulnerable to hacks. This is why companies pay to keep their systems secure or pay people who spot...
Instagram vulnerability

Public Suicide Post on Instagram Prompts Denmark to Regulate the Influencer Space

Just how much power does a digital influencer command? How serious, or to what extent do we align to the message passed by influencers...

Facebook Is Working to Fix the Outage Affecting Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp

If you are extremely online like me, you may have noticed that there has been an outage across Facebook-owned platforms including itself plus Messenger,...
Instagram vulnerability

Instagram Adds New Join Chat Sticker to Its Stories Feature

Instagram has officially launched a new Stories sticker that allows you to ask your followers to join in on a group chat. It was...
Instagram Feed

The New Instagram Layout Isn’t Getting Enough Likes

Instagram recently updated its layout and people who use the Facebook-owned giant photo and video sharing platform didn't get onboard - they were hesitant...
WhatsApp

WhatsApp Is Testing a Way to Share Your Status to Facebook, Instagram and Other Apps

After Facebook bought WhatsApp in 2014 for $19 billion, the social media giant has been introducing new features for the popular messaging platform. Status...
Instagram vulnerability

Instagram to Start Rolling out Ads in the Explore Tab

Instagram is on roll here to puts ads everywhere and the latest place the sponsored posts are going to is the Explore page -...

Instagram Makes Recovering Your Account Much Easier, Safeguards Against Username Hijacking

Instagram has announced that recovering your account will now be made so much easier as it rolls out a new in-app process. Instagram let...
mark zuckerberg showing off jarvis

Facebook Isn’t Planning on Removing This Deepfake Video of Zuckerberg on Instagram

Early this week a fake video of Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook's CEO was spotted on Instagram in which he is seen giving a sinister speech...
Facebook Apps

Facebook Suspends Huawei from Pre-installing Its Apps

Facebook is now the latest tech company that has suspended business with Huawei. The social media giant has stopped Huawei from pre-installing its apps...
Instagram vulnerability

Instagram Stories Adds Feature That Automatically Shows Song Lyrics

Instagram has been copying a lot of features from rival social media apps like Snapchat to get Instagram Stories and now it is introducing...
Instagram Feed

Your Instagram Feed Is About to Get a Whole Lot Messier – Here’s Why

If you thought your Instagram feed is getting bad with ads after every three or four posts, it's about to get worse with this...
Instagram vulnerability

Instagram Redesigns IGTV as It Plays Catch-Up with Competitors

Instagram really wants IGTV to work. Instagram wants IGTV to be a success similar to the way Stories has been but the video format...

Recent stories