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Instagram’s New Privacy Policies Take Effect on Saturday Instagram’s New Privacy Policies Take Effect on Saturday
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Just a friendly reminder: those new Instagram policies that caused such a ruckus back in December go into effect this Saturday, January 19th (but without the clause that caused most of the ruckus). The new privacy policy and terms of …

Polaroid Wants to Free Your ‘Trapped’ Digital Photos with New Fotobar Stores Polaroid Wants to Free Your ‘Trapped’ Digital Photos with New Fotobar Stores

Polaroid is hoping that people have a desire for the revival of physical photos. Sure, having thousands of photos online is great (in fact, it’s amazing), but for those great photos, the ones that truly mean something – don’t you …

Fantasia: Gay Marriage Comments Rile Up Web Fantasia: Gay Marriage Comments Rile Up Web
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“American Idol” alum Fantasia Barino has a lot of angry fans on her hands after some comments she made on her Instagram account regarding gay marriage went viral. Barino, while on a rant about the things the media says about …

Instagram Apologizes for Putting the Cart Before the Horse Instagram Apologizes for Putting the Cart Before the Horse
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Instagram is not going to sell your photos. Instagram was never going to sell your photos. Although tricky language added to the company’s terms of service spawned the misguided outrage we’ve all lived through over the past week, hysterical users …

Kim Kardashian, Like Many, Totally Misunderstands Instagram’s Policy Changes Kim Kardashian, Like Many, Totally Misunderstands Instagram’s Policy Changes
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Now look what you did Instagram – you went and pissed off your most popular user. That’s right, the eternally-newsworthy Kim Kardashian is reportedly a little skittish following Instagram’s recent policy updates, or Instapocalypse 2012. TMZ reports that the socialite …

Beast Zuckerberg Now an Innocent Victim of People’s Instagram Anger Beast Zuckerberg Now an Innocent Victim of People’s Instagram Anger
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Beast, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s cute little Puli, loves cuddling and herding things (according to his Facebook page). So, it’s no surprise that Zuckerberg would post a photo on Instagram of Beast doing some herding. What is surprising is that …

Instagram Is Not, Nor Were They Ever Going to Sell Your Photos Instagram Is Not, Nor Were They Ever Going to Sell Your Photos
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Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom finally made a move to stop the bleeding with a blog post directed at users who feel betrayed by the company’s new privacy policy. “To be clear: it is not our intention to sell your photos. …

Instagram Is About to Make Pretty Little Ads Out of Your Photos Instagram Is About to Make Pretty Little Ads Out of Your Photos
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Instagram just updated its privacy policy to fall in line with Facebook’s updated data use policy allowing the transfer of user information back and forth across both services (or affiliates, as they call each other). That move was expected after …

Everyone Should Probably Just Put a Dick on All Their Instagram Photos Now Everyone Should Probably Just Put a Dick on All Their Instagram Photos Now

UPDATE: Instagram Is Not, Nor Were They Ever Going to Sell Your Photos ORIGINAL ARTICLE: [Possibly NSFW drawing below] I know you’re mad about Instagram Facebook deciding that they wanted to make money from your favorite app. I know the …

Instagram Adds Facebook Data Sharing to Privacy Policy (Without a Meaningless Vote) Instagram Adds Facebook Data Sharing to Privacy Policy (Without a Meaningless Vote)
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Earlier this month, Facebook held its third and final Site Governance vote. Facebook’s Site Governance system allowed users to vote on proposed changes to their terms and data us policies. While the vote was unique because it turned out to …

New Twitter App (with Photo Filters) Finally Available on iOS New Twitter App (with Photo Filters) Finally Available on iOS
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Twitter announced its latest app update for both iOS and Android late Monday, which brings the highly-anticipated Aviary-powered native photo filters to the service. Android users were able to snag the update immediately – but an undisclosed issue led to …

Pinterest Further Integrates with Twitter as Instagram Bows Out Pinterest Further Integrates with Twitter as Instagram Bows Out

While one popular social network’s relationship with Twitter is souring (well, it’s already pretty sour), another is expanding their relationship in a way that will delight users of both services. Pinterest has officially added support for Twitter Cards, meaning that …

Ice-T Disrespected By Wife On Instagram Ice-T Disrespected By Wife On Instagram
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As most of us know, social media can get you into some big trouble if you aren’t careful about what you say/upload. With the latest age of technology–when everyone has a smartphone and immediate access to what you share of …

Twitter Launches Photo Filters Amid Instagram Battle Twitter Launches Photo Filters Amid Instagram Battle

We’ve known they were coming for some time, and now Twitter has finally unveiled a native photo filtering product (just in time for the holidays). “Every day, millions of people come to Twitter to connect with the things they care …

Instagram Update Improves Camera, Adds New Filter Instagram Update Improves Camera, Adds New Filter

Instagram has just launched an update to its iOS app that they say is the “largest upgrade to our Instagram iOS camera since it was revamped just over one year ago.” Don’t feel left out, Android users – you get …

Instagram Knows It’s Spammy, Says It’s Working on It Instagram Knows It’s Spammy, Says It’s Working on It

If you are a frequent Instagram user, you’ve probably run into your fair share of spam. Any popular photo on the service is routinely inundated with spammy comments – something that is an annoyance to both the photo’s poster and …

Instagram Photos Now Completely Gone From Twitter Instagram Photos Now Completely Gone From Twitter

Last week, Instagram took a shot at Twitter by cutting off Twitter cards support, which basically meant that Instagram photos posted to Twitter appeared less-than-optimal when expanded in users’ streams. It’s clear that Instagram wants Instagram users to use Instagram …

Twitter Photo Filters Coming Your Way by Christmas [REPORT] Twitter Photo Filters Coming Your Way by Christmas [REPORT]

Twitter wants your lo-fi photos of roast beast and your sepia-toned cans of Who hash. The holiday season is upon us, and Twitter knows that the amount of photos posted to any and all social networks will jump, significantly. And …

Your Instagram Photos Look Terrible on Twitter Because Instagram Wants You to Use Instagram Your Instagram Photos Look Terrible on Twitter Because Instagram Wants You to Use Instagram
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Instagram has always wanted to be more than a place to filter your photos. That’s why your Instagram app has a news stream. That’s why you have the ability to like and comment on other users’ photos. Instagram is its …

Twitter Blames Instagram for Irksome Photo Issue Twitter Blames Instagram for Irksome Photo Issue

If you’ve noticed that Instagram photos in your Twitter steam look a little less-than-optimal (horrible and cropped), it’s not just you. Twitter users everywhere are experiencing the problem ans Twitter is well aware of it. But Twitter says they are …

Instagram and Nickelback Collide to Make Hipster Heads Explode Instagram and Nickelback Collide to Make Hipster Heads Explode

Ah-look at this photograph-a. Seriously. Look at it. It’s my lunch, and it’s art. While Instagram mimics actual photography, Nickelback mimics actual music. Therefore it’s fitting that the two would be combined to create this awesomely bad musical parody of …