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Instagram Video Is Already Being Used By Brands Instagram Video Is Already Being Used By Brands

Instagram just got finished showing off its new video features at the big “Facebook event,” and brands are already using it for marketing purposes. Sam Biddle at Gawker’s Valleywag writes, Instagram creator Kevin Systrom is unveiling video for Instagram literally …

Instagram Launches Video: 15 Second Limit, 13 Custom Filters Instagram Launches Video: 15 Second Limit, 13 Custom Filters
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At today’s Facebook event in Menlo Park, the company focused on a new feature for Instagram: Videos. “It’s the same Instagram we know and love, but it moves,” said Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom. Systrom says that they focused on three …

Cool Stop Motion Video Uses 1,556 Instagram Photos Cool Stop Motion Video Uses 1,556 Instagram Photos

Facebook is hosting a press event today, and there’s a rumor that the company is about to take on Vine by unveiling video on Instagram. There’s evidence to back up an imminent Instagram video launch, and when you think about …

Mentions of Video Found in Instagram Code Mentions of Video Found in Instagram Code

There’s a rumor floating around that Facebook is going to unveil video for Instagram at their upcoming event scheduled for Thursday, June 20th. It makes sense that Instagram would add video capabilities, considering the surge of the Twitter-owned Vine in …

Instagram Video Launching at Facebook’s June 20th Event [REPORT] Instagram Video Launching at Facebook’s June 20th Event [REPORT]

You know how Facebook is hosting another product event on June 20th? Well, according to TechCrunch, the product that’s going to be unveiled actually has something to do with Instagram, Facebook’s billion-dollar acquisition. Instagram may be getting video. If true, …

Vine Shares Top Instagram Shares on Twitter Vine Shares Top Instagram Shares on Twitter

In sentences that would have made absolutely no sense 10 years ago news, Vine videos have just surpassed Instagram photos in terms of how often they’re being shared on Twitter. The switch occurred just days after Vine officially launched their …

No, Instagram Isn’t Deleting Accounts. It Was Just a Technical Issue No, Instagram Isn’t Deleting Accounts. It Was Just a Technical Issue
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No, Instagram isn’t going to delete your account. Keep filtering and carry on. Thursday night, Instagram has some technical issues that caused some people to be locked out of their accounts. Rumors swirled that Instagram was deleting accounts – possibly …

You Can Now Tag People in Instagram Photos You Can Now Tag People in Instagram Photos

You have always been able to tag users in Instagram posts, but two weeks ago Instagram announced that soon, you would be able to tag people in the photo itself. The feature, called “Photos of You,” was given a two-week …

Jessica Alba: Street Fighter Photos Tear Up Web Jessica Alba: Street Fighter Photos Tear Up Web
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Jessica Alba’s photos pretty much always get attention on the web, usually because she’s donned some form of sexy gear. But this time, it’s all about Hadouken. Hadouken, which was started by Japanese schoolgirls, involves photos that are made to …

Justin Bieber Beer Pic Makes Rounds On Web Justin Bieber Beer Pic Makes Rounds On Web
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Justin Bieber may be a youngster here in the states, but in South Africa he’s of legal drinking age…and he’s just fine with that. The 19-year old “Believe” singer posted a photo of himself on Instagram earlier this week while …

Instagram Finally Gets People Tagging with ‘Photos of You’ Instagram Finally Gets People Tagging with ‘Photos of You’

Instagram is borrowing another feature from Facebook today, as they are rolling out true people tagging for both iOS and Android. With the updated apps, you’ll be able to add people to photos for the first time. All you have …

Instagram Will Probably Hold Off on the Ads for Now, But It’s Not for Lack of Interest Instagram Will Probably Hold Off on the Ads for Now, But It’s Not for Lack of Interest

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg briefly discussed Instagram at yesterday’s Q1 earnings call, and the takeaway is that big brands want more commercialization, but the Facebook-owned company is content with a growth strategy at the time being. That means no ads …

Instagram Selfie Catches Reporter’s Near Miss with Flying Baseball Instagram Selfie Catches Reporter’s Near Miss with Flying Baseball

Talk about perfect timing. And incredible luck. Tampa Bay Rays reporter Kelly Nash almost got plunked in the back of the head with a baseball this past weekend. And the near miss was captured by a once-in-a-lifetime selfie and posted …

Chechen Leader Blames U.S. Upbringing of Boston Bombing Suspects, Posts Statement on Instagram Chechen Leader Blames U.S. Upbringing of Boston Bombing Suspects, Posts Statement on Instagram
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Chechen President Ramzan Kadyrov has issued a statement on the Boston Marathon bombings, and the death of suspect #1, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, and his brother Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who is considered suspect #2 and is still on the loose. As you know, …

Snapchat Sees an Incredible 150 Million Photos Daily Snapchat Sees an Incredible 150 Million Photos Daily
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Are you snapping ephemeral photos with the Snapchat app? If not, you may be quickly becoming the minority. Apparently, Snapchat is processing more photos daily than Instagram. And not just more – nearly four times as many. The figure was …

Instagram: Android Users Make Up Nearly Half Our User Base Instagram: Android Users Make Up Nearly Half Our User Base

Today, on its one-year anniversary, Instagram has announced that nearly half of all Instagram use comes from its Android app. After some time as an iOS-only service, Instagram finally launched on Android in April of 2012 and quickly racked up …

Facebook Mobile Exec Emily White Is Your New Director of Business Operations at Instagram Facebook Mobile Exec Emily White Is Your New Director of Business Operations at Instagram
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Facebook Director of Mobile Partnerships Emily White is leaving that job, but she’s not going very far. Facebook has confirmed that White will head up Instagram’s expansion as the new Director of Business Operations. According to All Things D, White …

Klout Score Now Takes Into Account Instagram Data Klout Score Now Takes Into Account Instagram Data

Klout has just announced that its adding another element into your influence score: Instagram. “Instagram generates some of social media’s most beautiful and engaging content, and is one of the most highly-requested networks by Klout users. Starting this week, all …

Mobli Gives You A Shot At $100K For Ditching Instagram, Taunts Facebook Mobli Gives You A Shot At $100K For Ditching Instagram, Taunts Facebook

Lance Armstrong-backed photo sharing service Mobli is giving people a chance to win $100,000 by giving up Instagram. The company has just kicked off a campaign called #mylastinstagram, complete with a new site at MyLastInstagram.com. Users are encouraged to download …

View Instagram Photos on Twitter with This Chrome Extension View Instagram Photos on Twitter with This Chrome Extension

As you may remember, Instagram had a little spat with Twitter that resulted in Instagram disabling all photo integration with Twitter. What that means for Twitter users is that they are no longer able to view Instagram photos when they …

North Korea Real-Time Instagramming Made Possible After Visitors Get Mobile Internet Access North Korea Real-Time Instagramming Made Possible After Visitors Get Mobile Internet Access

Up until recently, visitors to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea) had to abandon their cellphones at the customs gates. When travelers were finally granted the access to carry their phones with them a little over a month …