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Instagram down: Photo, video sharing app faces global outage

Photo-sharing social network application Instagram went down for thousands of users around the world on Tuesday evening. 

Jun 18, 2019, 21:21 PM IST

Instagram restored after suffering a global outage

According to Down Detector, over 38,000 reports (of outage) came in as of 3 p.m. PT which leapt to almost 57,000 reports within the next 40 minutes. The live outage map showed the issue was reported worldwide from across North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

Jun 14, 2019, 14:36 PM IST

Facebook suspends pre-installing app on Huawei phones

Customers who already have Huawei phones will still be able to use its apps and receive updates, Facebook told Reuters. But new Huawei phones will no longer be able to have Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram apps pre-installed.

Jun 07, 2019, 11:28 AM IST

Instagram unveils new data-saving feature on Android

The feature would neither pre-load videos nor download high-resolution images, unless the user chooses, giving people the ability to control their data usage on Instagram and increase the speed for loading images.

Jun 05, 2019, 15:18 PM IST

Instagram suffers another global outage, reason unknown

Since Instagram did not officially release a statement about the outage, it remains unclear what may have triggered it.

Jun 04, 2019, 15:25 PM IST

Twitter now lets up to 3 users join live streams

The live streaming feature is offered by all major social networking platforms like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

May 30, 2019, 15:17 PM IST

Snapchat to let users add music to their posts

Other apps like Instagram and TikTok already let users add music to their content.

May 25, 2019, 17:49 PM IST

Mumbai makes it to top-30 best cities on Instagram for photos

In a research carried out by airport bus company Hoppa on frequency of names appearing in Instagram hashtags, it was concluded that Mumbai is the most popular of all Indian cities - ranked 26th - on the social media site.

May 08, 2019, 22:33 PM IST

Ex boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor introduced Instagram to Katrina Kaif

Well, now that's an interesting bit of information for the fans.

May 06, 2019, 16:27 PM IST

I spy: CIA debuts on Instagram, shares a cryptic photo

'I spy with my little eye,' writes CIA.

Apr 26, 2019, 10:49 AM IST

Instagram has now become a preferred platform to spread fake news & misinformation: Experts

The voluntary 'code of ethics' for general elections issued by EC is applicable on other social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp but these rules are not applicable on Instagram.

Apr 17, 2019, 15:28 PM IST

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp working again after outages

However, Facebook did not specify the cause or scope of the outages. 

Apr 14, 2019, 22:15 PM IST

Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram down for users worldwide

Hashtags, including #FacebookDown, #whatsappdown and #instagramdown are trending globally on Twitter. 

Apr 14, 2019, 18:09 PM IST

Instagram demoting inappropriate content from app

As part of its plans, Instagram specified that any sexually suggestive post shared on the app would still appear in Feed for followers, however, the content may not appear for the broader community.

Apr 11, 2019, 18:12 PM IST

Instagram tests seek-bar for 60-second videos

Instagram has not disclosed any details about the official rollout of the feature as yet.

Mar 28, 2019, 16:50 PM IST

Facebook bans white nationalism, white separatism on its platforms

White nationalism broadly refers to a belief that white people are a race and have a separate identity in a nation.

Mar 28, 2019, 07:11 AM IST

Alia Bhatt clocks 30 mn Instagram followers, thanks fans

She has films "Kalank" and "Brahmastra" in her kitty.

Mar 27, 2019, 15:04 PM IST

Instagram testing wheel layout for ''Stories''

Instagram has not commented on the feature yet.

Mar 19, 2019, 14:56 PM IST

Facebook, Instagram, Whatsapp outages continue for some users across the globe

Facebook Inc said on Wednesday some users around the world were facing trouble in accessing its widely used Instagram, Whatsapp and Facebook apps, making it one of the longest outages the company has suffered in the recent past.

Mar 14, 2019, 09:07 AM IST

'Sarvada Vijayi': Indian Army assures nation of its battle readiness

Army's Instagram post carried a picture of its battle tank and a caption #SaturdayMotivation, #saturdaythoughts.

Mar 09, 2019, 09:37 AM IST