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Instagram Hits 300 Million Active Users, Announces Verified Accounts And Better Spam Filtering

Written on
December 10th 2014
Author
Adotas

Instagram announced it now has 300 million active users. They’ve added 100 million actives just nine months after announcing its 200th—but that doesn’t mean it’s making money. Too bad a picture isn’t worth 1,000 dollars—instead of 1,000 words! The photo sharing company, which was bought by Facebook in 2012 for a ... more...

The Instragram Fiasco: It’s Over, Put Down Your Pitchforks

Written on
December 19th 2012
Author
Richard L. Tso

People love uploading and sharing their most intimate moments with family and friends using the popular mobile app Instagram, but now users using the popular photo-sharing service may be inadvertently signing up to have their images used in ads without their permission. Or at least that’s what would have happened ... more...

Facebook Plans to Acquire Instagram for $1 Billion

Written on
April 9th 2012
Author
Brian LaRue

ADOTAS - Well, here’s a little match made in someone’s version of  e-heaven: Facebook announced today it would be acquiring mobile-forward photo sharing platform Instagram, for reportedly roughly $1 billion in cash and shares. The network issued a press release about the pending acquisition, while Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and ... more...