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TikTok CEO asks Instagram, Facebook to help fight US ban

19 Sep 2020

TikTok CEO asks Instagram, Facebook to help fight US ban

A few hours ago, the US Department of Commerce issued an order to ban the downloads of TikTok and WeChat apps, and limit their functionality.

Instagram CEO announces plan to better support Black users

16 Jun 2020

Instagram CEO announces plan to better support Black users

In light of the brutal killing of George Floyd and the racial discrimination protests stemming from it, Instagram is moving to take steps to better support Black communities.

Nicknames to love animation, all new features coming on Instagram

26 Feb 2020

Nicknames to love animation, all new features coming on Instagram

A week ago, Instagram boss Adam Mosseri claimed that they have far more important things to work on than an iPad app.

Instagram is too busy to make iPad app, says CEO

17 Feb 2020

Instagram is too busy to make iPad app, says CEO

Even after nearly ten years' worth of operation, Instagram remains unavailable on one of the hottest gadgets in the market - the iPad.

Now, Instagram will warn you against posting hate comments

09 Jul 2019

Now, Instagram will warn you against posting hate comments

In a major move, Instagram has announced two new tools to combat the pressing problem of bullying.

Instagram 'accidentally' went horizontal, freaking several people out

28 Dec 2018

Instagram 'accidentally' went horizontal, freaking several people out

Instagram is famous for some really cool features, but last night, the photo-sharing platform went haywire and started turning horizontal.

Instagram promotes Vishal Shah to Head of Product post

11 Dec 2018

Instagram promotes Vishal Shah to Head of Product post

Following the departure of Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger in September, the Facebook-owned photo-sharing platform was going through a leadership crisis.

Instagram launches AI-backed features to combat bullying

10 Oct 2018

Instagram launches AI-backed features to combat bullying

Photo-sharing service Instagram has launched a new set of AI and machine learning-powered features to combat bullying on the platform.

Instagram testing ways to share your location with Facebook

05 Oct 2018

Instagram testing ways to share your location with Facebook

Popular photo-sharing app Instagram appears to be testing a new setting to allow Facebook, its parent company, to collate the places you've been to, and use that data for targeted advertising.

Facebook discontinues failed split News Feed experiment

02 Mar 2018

Facebook discontinues failed split News Feed experiment

After learning that users didn't like two separate News Feeds, one for family/friends and another for commercial pages, Facebook has ended its Explore Feed test.

Facebook News Feed to now prioritize posts from friends

12 Jan 2018

Facebook News Feed to now prioritize posts from friends

Facebook is making a major modification to its News Feed algorithm that will prioritize posts from friends and family instead of news and other third-party publisher content.