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    Metro Instagram to begin hiding ‘likes’ in US next week: report – The Hill

    Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri announced Friday that the photo-sharing platform would start hiding “like” counts on some U.S. users’ posts starting next week, Wired reports. Under the switch, the affected U.S. users will be able to see the amount of “likes” their own posts get, … Read more via...
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    World Instagram hides likes count ‘to remove pressure’ – BBC News

    Instagram is hiding the number of likes on posts in several countries, including Australia and Japan, in order to "remove pressure" on users. The trial which begins Thursday, means users will see a user name "and others" below posts, instead of the number, on their … Read more via BBC News...
  3. Nigeria Business News

    Business Instagram introduces new feature to curb cyber-bullying – Daily Trust

    Instagram is working on a new feature to root out bullying on its platform by allowing users to shadow ban people who bully them. The new feature would make comments from a bully invisible to.... Read more via Daily Trust – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Instagram is testing ‘creator’ accounts with special features for influencers – The Next Web

    Facebook-owned Instagram is reportedly trialing a new type of account for content creators with large audiences on its platform, according to Hollywood Reporter. The new account – currently being tested by a small group of users – grants access to insights about follows and unfollows, as well as...
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    Metro “Man beats up a drunk policeman, today, in Calabar, Cross River State” – Instagram

    Click video for sound Play Button Control 255,149 views Man beats up a drunk policeman, today, in Calabar, Cross River State iamshugi This fucking uneducated civilian must face the law..... Read more via Instagram – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Business Instagram founders quit amid suspected clash with Zuckerberg – The Guardian

    The co-founders of the Instagram have announced their resignation from the company, amid reports that their departure might be due to an increase in meddling by Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of the site’s parent company, Facebook. Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger did not say why they were leaving their …...
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    Business Instagram rolls out shopping in Stories, part of broader e-commerce push –

    Facebook Inc.’s Instagram announced Monday that users can now shop directly from Stories posts. Businesses can add shopping “stickers” to their Stories content, the company said, and users can click on those stickers if they wish to … Read more via – Top Stories –...
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    World Instagram adds emoji shortcuts for quicker comments – The Verge

    Instagram has added personalized emoji shortcuts to its app, placing your most used emoji above your keyboard when you begin to comment on a post. The new feature was widely rolled out on Thursday, but it has been in public testing since May on both Android and iOS. … Read more via The...
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    Metro Everyone Can Now Request For Instagram Verification Of Account – See How – NaijaBizCom

    Instagram is now rolling out a feature that will let all Instagram users to request for their accounts to verified. A “verified account” is one that has that unique blue checkmark next to the user’s profile, signifying that Instagram has certified the account as the genuine handle of a...
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    You Can Now Apply For A Verification Badge On Instagram – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    If you are on the road to social media fame or just like the idea of having a blue verification badge … via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Metro How to Share an Instagram Account With Your Significant Other –

    Most Saturdays, my husband Seth and I spend approximately the whole day with our phones aimed at our son, taking pictures of him from slightly different angles. Here’s a diptych of him dancing in the bagel shop. Here’s one of him scooting in the park. Until a … Read more via Feed: All...
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    Metro How to Go Incognito on Instagram – Lifehacker

    This week Instagram started rolling out a feature that shows your friends when you’re currently using the app via a green indicator light. It already had been showing messages like “Active today” in direct messages since January, but this takes things a bit further. Luckily, if you’d rather...
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    Metro Instagram now shows when you’re online (don’t worry, it has an off button) – Digital Trends

    Instagram’s newest feature may present a problem if you’re trying to fly under the radar. On Thursday, the photo-sharing network debuted its latest update — a way for folks to see when their Instagram friends are online and, therefore, available to chat. If it sounds familiar, that’s because …...
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    Entertainment Rapper AKA Considers Quitting Instagram, Highlights the Negative Effect it has on Young People – News

    AKA is seriously considering quitting Instagram, and this is because he thinks the platform encourages covetousness. The South African rapper noted this in … via – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    World Instagram updated with the option to ask questions in Stories – PhoneArena News

    Instagram quietly updated its mobile apps to allow users to add questions inside their Stories. The new option is called “ questions stickers ” and not only enables Instagram users to put questions and their answers in their Stories but also reshare them in a new Instagram … Read more via...
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    Business Instagram just launched a weird new app. Here’s everything you need to know – The Independent

    Instagram has finally launched the feature you never knew you wanted: a TV network. GTV – which is an app but also a feature, and both a TV system and not one at all – has been described by Instagram as its "most exciting feature to date". But … Read more via The Independent –...
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    Business Instagram now allows 60-minute videos – BBC News

    Instagram has released a long-form video feature which allows users to post hour-long clips. IGTV lets users create content exceeding the current maximum 60-second clip limit for the first time. It’s not clear if the longer videos would include adverts or if users would be … Read more via...
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    Metro Nigerian Singer Leaks Nude Photos & Video Of His Wife [PHOTOS]

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    Entertainment This Is Davido’s Reaction To Uriel Falling For His Fake Instagram Account On Her Birthday

    Yesterday was former BB Naija Housemate Uriel Oputa’s birthday and she was excited when a fake Davido Instagram account wished her a happy birthday thinking it was the real davido. To compensate her, O.B.O himself via his verified instagram handle which is @davidoofficial liked her video and...
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    Entertainment “I am extremely pretty” — Toyin Abraham – YabaLeftOnline

    Nollywoood Actress, Toyin Aimahku has declared herself “an extremely pretty goddess”, and she took to her Instagram page to brag about it. She wrote while sharing the above photo thus: “I hate bragging..I AM EXTREMELY PRETTY #SEVENANDAHALFDATE #nomakeup #toopretty” Meanwhile, the actress talked...