Tag: social media

From: GeekWire - Instagram adds another 100M users faster than ever to reach 700M monthly actives

Instagram 700 million
Instagram’s growth is showing no signs of letting up. The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing platform announced Wednesday that its community has grown to 700 million monthly active users. The last 100 million users were added faster than ever, and the number of people doing all that sharing has doubled in just two years. Instagram credits new features like stories, live video and disappearing messages in Direct with “giving people more ways than ever to express themselves and feel closer to what matters to them.” The company, which was founded on Oct. 6, 2010, reached 1 million users in 2 1/2 months… Read More

From: Digital Trends - Another social bot bites the dust as Instagress closes at Instagram’s request

Instagrammers may be seeing fewer fake comments after bot Instagress has closed its doors, at the request of the social media platform. The platform offered automated Instagram engagement for a subscription price.

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From: Digital Trends - Weekly Rewind: Conquering Everest with Snapchat, and is the Galaxy S8 worth it?

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it’s almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of it. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech stories from this week.

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From: Digital Trends - Weekly Rewind: Conquering Everest with Snapchat, and is the Galaxy S8 worth it?

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it’s almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of it. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech stories from this week.

The post Weekly Rewind: Conquering Everest with Snapchat, and is the Galaxy S8 worth it? appeared first on Digital Trends.