It's widely believe that Facebook's Instagram will reveal a new video feature tomorrow. In fact, Instagram's CEO Kevin Systrom mysteriously cancelled a pre-arranged appearance at the Cannes Lions advertising festival this week so he could be at the press event. Show More Summary
When Facebook bought Instagram last year for nearly a billion dollars, the photo-sharing app had about 13 employees. Since then, the group has grown to 35--and it's about to get bigger.
Multiple outlets are reporting that Facebook is holding an event this Thursday to announce new video features for its Instagram app. The features are said to compete directly with Twitter's Vine video app. Instead of standing aside and doing nothing, Twitter's Vine just published a blog post teasing new features. Show More Summary
Following the rising success of Twitter’s video sharing app Vine, Facebook is set to bring video to Instagram at a press event this Thursday. According to a report from AllThingsD, Instagram’s “video product” will revolve around quickly sharing short clips, although the allowed length of clips isn’t yet known. Vine lets you record up to [...]Show More Summary
Rumors are swirling that Instagram is set to launch a new video feature this week. The addition would add Vine-like video to Instagram. Facebook, which owns Instagram, has tried before to imitate popular apps and add them into its ecosystem. Show More Summary
There are rumors swirling that Facebook's Instagram is preparing to roll out a new video feature this week. The plot thickens as Instagram's CEO, Kevin Systrom, canceled a pre-scheduled appearance at the Cannes Lions advertising festival also happening this week. Show More Summary
Facebook is planning something for an event this Thursday, and rumor has it that the social network is looking to launch a video service similar to Twitter’s Vine. The latest round of speculation comes courtesy of a TechCrunch report...Show More Summary
The photo service won't let Vine have all the micro-video fun.
Instagram, the popular photo-sharing app, is expected to add video this week, TechCrunch reports. Facebook is holding a product event on June 20, but it hasn't released any details. Some have speculated that the big product announcement will be an RSS reader similar to Google Reader. Show More Summary
Just as Apple introduced iOS 7 equipped with Instagram-like filters built-in to the redesigned camera app (although not for video), word has it Instagram is looking to move into Vine’s territory by adding video features in an upcoming update. According to a report from TechCrunch, Facebook’s event later this week won’t focus so much on […]
Bonzart’s Ampel is a cool-looking – and cheap – digital camera styled on the TLR (twin-lens-reflex) cameras of old. But the retro case design isn’t just a gimmick: the Ampel actually packs some great featurres into the old-fashioned shape, including a dedicated tilt-shift lens. TLRs used two lenses, one for taking and one for viewing. [...]Show More Summary
Instagram is gearing up to take on Vine by offering a new video sharing service, according to a source familiar with the plans. The move is expected to be announced on Thursday, June 20, during a mysterious Facebook press event at its headquarters in Menlo Park, California. Facebook sent out invites to the event last [...]Show More Summary
Apple's new Camera app in iOS 7 adds some features reminiscent of Instagram, the photo sharing service recently acquired by Facebook, in an update that unifies and simplifies the user interface.
Instagram is in desperate need of an iOS 7 redesign. The current interface looks very outdated and overly textured compared to the rest of Apple’s newest OS. To be fair, iOS 7 won’t ship to the public for months, and I’m sure Instagram’s talented designers are working on an update right now. But in the meantime, [...]Show More Summary
Good morning! Here's the overnight news: Facebook finally launched Hashtags to show when people write a status update that is part of a larger conversation. It's what Twitter and Instagram have been using for years. IBM is reportedly laying off thousands of workers worldwide. Show More Summary
The hashtags will thread with #instagram, but lag behind #Google+'s progress.
Today Facebook is launching a new hashtag feature that will make topics searchable in its Graph Search product. Other social networks like Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, and Pinterest have had the feature since for some time now. Now, when...Show More Summary
When consumer startups like Foursquare, Snapchat and Instagram raise millions of dollars without generating much (or any) revenue, people tend to flip out. "But they don't make money! How will they ever make money?!" critics want to know. Show More Summary
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Social Media Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that collects and delivers the top social media news first thing every morning. You can sign up to receive Social Media Insights here or at the bottom of this post. Four...Show More Summary