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  • Hyperlapse: Instagram launches a new app that lets you capture smooth time-lapse videos - even while in motion 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Instagram has launched a new app - Hyperlapse - that lets users capture high-quality time lapse videos even while in motion. Traditionally, time-lapse videos depend on holding your phone or camera still while you film. Hyperlapse from Instagram features built-in stabilisation technology that lets you create moving, handheld...
  • Kuddle: A new Instagram-like photo sharing app launched for children August 20, 2014

    Oslo: Kuddle, a Norwegian picture sharing app designed for children and billing itself as a rival to Instagram could have one million users by the end of the year and plans an aggressive push into the US market, its chief executive said on Tuesday. Kuddle, which raised $2 million in funding...
  • 5 tips that can help you take a better selfie August 11, 2014

    Ever wondered why your friends' selfies appear to be better than the selfies you take? Here is a solution for you. The infographic below details a spate of tips and tricks that can help you take a better selfie. ...
  • Photos: Pixie Curtis is an adorable two-year-old Instagram princess who runs her own business! August 10, 2014

    Pixie Curtis is all of two years old and lives live king size. If you take a look at this toddler's Instagram account you'll find her enjoying a helicopter ride, dressed in her designer wardrobe and sitting at the most breathtaking places in Australia. With over 27,000 Instagram followers, Pixie...
  • Photos: Instagram artist makes giants out of everyday foods and ants out of human beings with his amazing photography. It's all for a cause! August 9, 2014

    Architect-turned-photographer William Kass is an Instagram star. With 29,215 followers on the social networking site, Kass makes everyday food interesting. He doesn't cook, nor does he take photos of brilliant food. This man uses everyday foods in his creations and hopes to spread awareness about the amount of food the...
  • Instagram launches new messaging app Bolt, lets users tap once to send a photo and long press to send a video July 30, 2014

    New York: Social network Instagram has launched its messaging app called Bolt which makes sending visuals easy. The easy to use app allows you to tap once to send a photo and long press to send a video. Undoing a send is done by shaking your phone. For now, Bolt is...
  • Photos: The India we see on Instagram vs. the real India. Because nothing's as it seems without a filter! July 29, 2014

    'Wow! That's a beautiful sunrise. Totally Instagrammable!' All those photos of beautiful place you've double-tapped on Instagram may not be how they appear in real life. For someone who has never visited Delhi, the Instagram version of an empty metro station can be pretty misleading. All your hopes about a...
  • Mario Balotelli courts more controversy with gun photo July 11, 2014

    Italy striker Mario Balotelli has stoked more controversy by publishing a picture of himself on Instagram pointing a gun at the camera with the message "a big kiss to all the haters". The AC Milan player quickly removed the photo but his latest gaffe will do him no favours in Italy...
  • 68% of Instagram users are female: 10 interesting Instagram facts that you should know July 7, 2014

    After Facebook and Twitter, Instagram has become another popular social media tool for users. Here is an infographic that tells 10 little-known facts about the photo sharing app. ...
  • Boys, Megan Fox is now on Instagram July 5, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Megan Fox has joined the celebrity bandwagon on online photo-sharing platform Instagram. The 28-year-old actress made her debut with make-up free selfie, in which she looked stunning. "First IG selfie. Early morning (check) no makeup (check) ?filter (check)(check)," she posted as a caption to the photograph. The photograph features her...
  • Photos: 20 mouth-watering 'Iftar' foods from all over the world that Instagram users are feasting on during Ramazan July 3, 2014

    Ramazan is the holy month in the Islamic calendar when the faithful observers of Islam fast during the entire month from sunrise (sahour) to sunset (iftar). Thoughts must be kept pure and no food or drink is consumed during this period. According to Islam fasting teaches its followers patience, modesty...
  • Arjun Kapoor looks bashful as family present him with a birthday cake June 26, 2014

    The young actor turns 28 today. Arjun Kapoor, who was last seen in the blockbuster film '2 States' with Alia Bhatt, protests adorably as his cousins make him cut a cake and blow out the candles in this video posted by Sonam Kapoor on her Instagram account. ...
  • Photos: Meet @humaidalbuqaish - Instagram's fearless Arab lion whisperer pets, cuddles and plays with wild animals June 19, 2014

    Humaid Albuqaish is one of the richest Arabs you'll come across on Instagram. How do we know that? Because of his Instagram feed which overflows with royalty. He roams around in his garden, playing with lethal predators, and you'll often find him on top of his luxurious Mercedes with a...
  • Hungry kya? 31 amazing food art to make you drool: You won't believe the pictures you can draw with food June 19, 2014

    How awesome would it be if you were served interesting looking food everyday! If you have children who refuse to eat food from a boring looking plate, make a Pikachu patty or an Angry Birds after school snack and watch their faces light up. Wondering how you could make ordinary...
  • LV bags, Rolex watches and a lot of cash: how Param Shah's lavish life has made him the 'most hated person on Instagram' June 17, 2014

    A wealthy Indian based in San Francisco has earned the tag of the most hated person on Instagram. His Instagram account @itslavishbitch, floats with pictures of him drowning in cash and designer possessions.He is believed to be the son of an Indian millionaire, but it isn't clear if it is...
  • Is e-commerce the new cool? Here's why young entrepreneurs are more interested in online business June 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Gone are the days when Facebook was used merely as a tool to share personal details with people. Along with Instagram and other such media, Facebook is becoming a lucrative and cheap ground for advertising for young entrepreneurs. The online platform has attracted young entrepreneurs mainly between 19...
  • Miley Cyrus posts new topless pictures online June 15, 2014

    Los Angeles: Pop star Miley Cyrus has posted new topless selfies online. In one of the Instagram photo, the 'Wrecking Ball' sticks out her tongue and sports a cowlick hairstyle reminiscent of Cameron Diaz's infamous hairdo in 'There's Something About Mary', reported Ace Showbiz. She covers her modesty with a digital...
  • Review: New Instagram tools give users more controls, but take away the simplicity of the app June 11, 2014

    New York: I started using Instagram in late 2011 and was instantly hooked. I have always loved taking pictures but have felt overwhelmed by all the adjustment options offered by apps such as Snapseed and Camera+. Instagram made it easy. After snapping a picture, I could simply add a filter or...
  • Facebook's Instagram to expand ads beyond US June 10, 2014

    San Francisco: Instagram, the mobile photo service owned by Facebook Inc, is expanding its nascent advertising business beyond the United States and will begin showing ads to users in Britain, Canada and Australia, the company said on Monday. The ads will start to appear on versions of the service in the...
  • Instagram adds more photo editing tools; includes ability to adjust brightness, contrast, saturation June 4, 2014

    New York: The photo sharing app Instagram is adding editing tools that go beyond the vintage-looking filters that made it popular. The Facebook-owned app said in a blog post Tuesday that users will be able to adjust the brightness, contrast, saturation and other features of photos they take with their smartphones. The...
  • Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's wedding photo makes Instagram record May 31, 2014

    London: A photo of reality TV star Kim Kardashian kissing rapper Kanye West on their wedding day has broken the record for the most likes on Instagram.A European spokesperson for the photo-sharing site said Friday the picture, shared from Kardashian's account, received 1.96 million likes, becoming the most popular post...
  • Aamir Khan: I'm not on Instagram May 30, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor-filmmaker Aamir Khan Friday said he is not a user of Instagram and that any account in his name on the online photo-sharing website is "fake". "Guys, I am not on Instagram. It's obviously some fake account," Aamir posted on his official Twitter page. The actor doesn't want his friends and...
  • Bruce Willis' daughter's topless tweets spark Instagram debate May 30, 2014

    Reuters: Scout Willis, the daughter of Hollywood actors Bruce Willis and Demi Moore, said on Thursday she wanted to empower women with her topless social media protest against popular photo-sharing site Instagram's no-nudity policy. Willis, 22, sparked a debate on social media about Internet standards after posting photos of herself topless...
  • 'My wife, my life and my everything': Aamir Khan joins Instagram, posts adorable photos May 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan is the latest celebrity to join photo-sharing website Instagram.The 49-year-old actor, who has accounts in other social networking sites including twitter and Facebook, so far posted two pictures on the website.In one picture, Aamir is seen with his director wife Kiran Rao, and while in...
  • Iran denies it summoned Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to court May 28, 2014

    Tehran: An Iranian prosecutor denied reports that a local judge ordered Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to appear in court to answer complaints by individuals who say Facebook-owned applications Instagram and Whatsapp violate their privacy. Shiraz Chief Prosecutor Ali Alghasimehr was quoted by the official IRNA news agency as saying...
  • Thai ministry says blocks Facebook to stem anti-coup criticism May 28, 2014

    Bangkok: Thailand's information technology ministry blocked Facebook on Wednesday and planned to hold talks with other social networking sites to stem protests against the military government, a senior official said. "We have blocked Facebook temporarily and on Thursday we will call a meeting with other social media, like Twitter and Instagram,...
  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg ordered to appear in court in Iran May 27, 2014

    Tehran: A judge in southern Iran has ordered Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to appear in court to answer complaints by individuals who say Facebook-owned applications Instagram and Whatsapp violate their privacy, semiofficial news agency ISNA reported today. It quoted Ruhollah Momen Nasab, an official with the paramilitary Basij force,...