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Instagram still hasn't finished rolling out its archive feature

Instagram still hasn't finished rolling out its archive feature

1 day ago   |   The Verge

I feel like I'm going to be the last person on Earth to get Instagram's archive feature. All my friends have been able to hide their old photos for months. Most got the tool...
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Here's how the 'Rich Kids of Instagram' spent their summers

Here's how the 'Rich Kids of Instagram' spent their summers

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

For the last four years, the " Rich Kids of Instagram " blog and Instagram account have been chronicling the escapades of the young and wealthy. The summer vacations taken by...
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The luxury penthouse apartment at Facebook's newest office building costs a whopping $42 million - take a look inside

The luxury penthouse apartment at Facebook's newest office building costs a whopping $42 million - take a look inside

2 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Facebook just dropped $35 million to take over all 33 floors of commercial space at 181 Fremont , a mixed-use skyscraper that will the third tallest building in San Francisco...
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Facebook algorithms used a screenshot of a death threat to promote Instagram

Facebook algorithms used a screenshot of a death threat to promote Instagram

2 days ago   |   Digital Trends   |   2 articles

Facebook algorithms choose the most engaging Instagram posts to cross-promote the network - which accidentally promoted this death threat. Instagram apologized and said the...
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Facebook Used A Rape Threat To Advertise Instagram: Here's How That Happened

2 days ago   |   Tech Times   |   2 articles

Facebook accidentally used an image of a rape threat to advertise Instagram. The horrible mistake is the result of depending too much on algorithms, and digs an ever deeper...
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Instagram apologizes after a rape threat is reposted as an ad

2 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Facebook's algorithms have embarrassed the social network once again, this time by highlighting an example of harassment as an advertisement. The Guardian reporter Olivia Solon...
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Instagram is testing a ‘follows you' feature on Android

Instagram is testing a ‘follows you' feature on Android

2 days ago   |   SlashGear   |   2 articles

It appears Instagram will finally add a ‘follows you' feature that makes it possible to see whether another user is following you on the social network. This feature has popped...
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Facebook is dropping $35 million to lease a beautiful, earthquake-resistant skyscraper in San Francisco - take a look inside

Facebook is dropping $35 million to lease a beautiful, earthquake-resistant skyscraper in San Francisco - take a look inside

2 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Thousands of Facebook employees are about to experience a much more pleasant commute. The social media giant has signed a new lease at 181 Fremont, a mixed-use skyscraper that...
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Instagram accidentally advertises itself on Facebook with rape threat photo

Instagram accidentally advertises itself on Facebook with rape threat photo

2 days ago   |   The Verge

Instagram is the latest social media platform to have its algorithms accidentally promote hate speech and fail to filter it out. The social media platform used an offensive...
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Instagram's 'follows you' feature reveals your true friends

2 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

In what might be one of the most overdue updates of all time, Instagram is finally testing a feature that lets you see if someone is following you directly from their bio...
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A night at the museum for grown-ups

A night at the museum for grown-ups

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Watch Star Trek: Discovery's fantastic main title sequence

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