Social Media

Looking to spice up your Facebook Stories? Try 3D drawing, a new AR effect

You'll soon be able to take a photo of your surroundings, annotate them using AR technology, and turn them into Instagram Boomerang GIFs, all using your Facebook Camera. It's all thanks to a new feature called 3D drawing.
Social Media

Instagram could finally get a download tool in privacy-motivated move

Instagram is finally getting a tool to download all your data -- including photos. The new tool is likely privacy-motivated, and Facebook has already been offering a similar tool for the past eight years.
Social Media

Instagram’s new feature gives you portrait mode without a dual camera

Instagram is rolling out a new portrait mode called "Focus," which does away with the need for two camera sensors to create a background blur, and instead uses machine learning and artificial intelligence.
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Instagram is working on another Snapchat copycat: Nametags

Instagram has been copping Snapchat's style for quite some time now, and -- unfortunately for Snapchat -- to considerable success. Nametags, a copy of Snapchat's QR codes, is the latest example.
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Instagram tries to ban drug hashtags, with mixed results

In the midst of parent company Facebook's privacy scandal, Instagram is doing everything it can to ensure that it doesn't run into any scandals of its own. It's trying to ban drug-related hashtags.
Movies & TV

Everything we know about ‘Mission: Impossible — Fallout’ so far

Tom Cruise will return as secret agent Ethan Hunt for the sixth installment of the Mission: Impossible franchise. Here's everything we know about Mission: Impossible -- Fallout before it hits theaters in July 2018.
Social Media

Up your 'gram game: Here's how to get more Instagram followers

Do you want to become Instagram famous in a matter of days? Here are a few tips on how to get more followers on Instagram, whether you plan to do so via hashtags or increased networking.
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Save me: How to download Instagram photos from any device

Browsing photos in Instagram is one thing, but saving them is another. Here's how to download Instagram photos from any device via third-party apps, as well as how to bookmark images in Instagram.
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Instagram to unfollow Apple Watch as app support comes to an end

Instagram's failure to update its Apple Watch app means that after the latest update, it will no longer run on the smartwatch. There's no word yet on whether the company might roll out another version in the future.
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Looking to live-stream? Here's how to go live on Instagram

Going live on Instagram is a great way to connect with your followers and share an experience in a fun, informal way. It's super-easy to do, but we've laid out everything you need to know to get started.

Here’s a few tips and tricks to get the most out of Instagram

Instagram might be everyone's favorite app for sharing photos, but it's more powerful features are a bit hidden. Here's how to get started and how to take your mobile photography to the next level.
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Instagram isn’t going chronological, but it is changing how feeds work

Despite persistent rumors, Instagram is not going back to chronological order. However, it is introducing a new feature that will make give users more control over their feeds.