Linktree’s free workaround lets you add multiple links to your Instagram bio

Instagram only gives you one opportunity to link to outside resources inside its photo sharing platform. This might not be a problem for a majority of the users, but for those...

Crunch Report | Super Mario Run Hits the App Store

Super Mario Run is now in the App Store, Instagram passes 600 million users, Facebook hits fake news where it hurts, Facebook releases a bunch of overlays and stickers for...

Instagram follows Facebook by reportedly testing mid-roll video ads for Stories

Instagram is emulating its parent company Facebook by reportedly experimenting with inserting video ads in between Stories -- the sharing feature it copied from Snapchat in August. The post Instagram follows...

Instagram now boasts 600 million users, with 100 million joining over the past six...

Instagram is touting the success of its recent stream of updates as an important factor in helping it snap up an additional 100 million users over the past six months....

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...

Crunch Report | Snapchat Starts Selling Spectacles

Instagram adds some new features to Stories, Snapchat starts selling Spectacles out of vending machines, Facebook has a misinformation problem, Tusk Holdings tries to find silver lining in Trump and...

Snapchat is stifled by its un-algorithmic feed

Snapchat invented its best products by being the anti-Facebook. Its disappearing chats made...

5G promises to transform the world again

We may be on the cusp of a new, simpler world.  From the current era of “peak complexity”, this new era will produce a step-change in...

WhatsApp is testing a clone of Snapchat Stories, called Status

Facebook-owned messaging app WhatsApp is experimenting with a new Status feature that lets users share mood-setting pictures and videos overlaid with other custom elements such as...

Crunch Report | Oracle Acquires Dyn “Thanksgiving Special”

The Thanksgiving edition of Crunch Report: What I’m thankful for… disappearing live video and messages in Instagram, Nutonomy hits the streets in Boston, Oracle acquires DNS provider Dyn and Ed...