Brand New Name: Instagram Prohibits Using Insta or Gram for Other Apps

Instagram is tightening the screws on its branding policy and bans things earlier deemed possible. Now apps somehow related to Instagram and having either Insta or Gram parts in their names are required to change their names to exclude these parts within a time period vaguely described as “reasonable” by Instagram. All “trespassing” apps [...]

|June 2nd, 2015

JustUnfollow: Non-typical App for Typical Functions

There exist lots of apps designed for managing your Twitter account in regard to number of followers, checking who follows and who unfollowed, and featuring lots of other functions. Some of them are quire reliable, some are just tools for those who “help to increase followers number up to 10 kilos overnight” (you get [...]

|May 24th, 2015

Facebook Staff Chess Game: Peter Deng to head of Instagram

Peter Deng who previously developed the most prominent Facebook features will now improve Instagram in the role of its Director of Product. He’s not planning to build everything again from the scratch or do total overhaul. He likes everything Kevin and Mike of Facebook do, he just wants to make the development process go [...]

|May 6th, 2015

“No” Means No: Twitter denies Instagram API access to its data

Instagram is blooming to the full despite the fall season and claims it has now 80 million users. Just the right time to make some updates and please new users with some fresh features. Yet one of them will not be available on the menu – option “Find your friends” through Twitter is no [...]

|April 25th, 2015

Revolution Is Coming: Instagram will Finally Allow Advertising

Instagram Business Operations Director Emily White shared slightly disturbing news for Instagram users – the next year the service will allow advertising. The reaction of users may be varied, from mildly annoyed to openly aggressive, but the decision to turn Instagram into the tool for money making cannot be appealed any more.
Earlier users [...]

|April 9th, 2015

New Instagram Users Statistics

Instagram is the most popular photo sharing application where people come together in order to share their world with friends in real time. In order to keep on developing the company had plans to unveil video service to Instagram application.
New Instagram users statistics has been revealed – now Instagram hosts 16 billion photos; [...]

|March 27th, 2015