Don’t want to share that Instagram with everyone? ‘Favorites’ could be for you

Instagram is reportedly testing a new way to share posts with a smaller, more selective group of friends. It's called favorites, and it's meant to prompt users to post more...

Later can now tell you the best time to post to your Instagram account

When is the best time for you to post to your Instagram account? Until now that has not been an easy question to answer, but social scheduler Later is hoping...

Instagram now lets you hide your embarrassing pics in a special place

Instagram now lets you send private photos and videos to an Archive within the app, though you can still make the content public in the usual way whenever you like....

Instagram’s biggest users don’t properly label sponsored posts, study shows

A study of the most popular Instagram account showed most do not properly label sponsored posts according to FTC guidelines. Only seven percent were properly labeled, a study showed. The post...

Instagram’s archive feature goes live, letting you hide photos indefinitely

Last month we noted that Instagram was testing a new feature called “archive”, which lets users hide any of their posts from anyone else –...

Make OnePlus’s best-of-the-best photo list, and you may get to review the OnePlus 5

OnePlus is on the hunt for the best Instagrammers, who take stunning photos using smartphones, to review the forthcoming OnePlus 5. If you're up to the task, it's easy to...

Instagram direct messages now support web links and different photo orientations

Instagram’s Direct feature just got more generally useful as a messaging option, with support added for external web links, and the ability to send photos...

26 Instagram tips and tricks you can’t afford to miss

Instagram might be everyone's favorite app for sharing photos, but it's not always the easiest to use. Here's how to get started and take your mobile photography to the next...

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Guardant Health adds $360 million to its war chest

Guardant Health, a four-year-old, Redwood City, Ca.-based biotech company that sells blood tests to track and potentially detect...