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Instagram Will Finally Let Users Download Their Own Data

Facebook-owned Instagram is moving ahead with a plan to let users download their data from the photo-sharing service. Instagram said that it's currently building a new data portability tool that will allow users to copy their photos, videos, and messages to their computers. The company didn't say when … Read More

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Instagram will soon let users download copies of their photos and videos

Instagram is currently developing a new data portability tool that will enable users to download their entire Instagram history, according to a new report from TechCrunch. What that means is that users will be able to access all of their messages along with any photos or videos they may have …

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National Geographic Will Host First Ever Instagram Live Video Stream From Space

We've had the first tweet from space, and the first Skype video call from space and many other firsts. Today, Will Smith—host of National Geographic's new show One Strange Rock—will connect with NASA astronaut Drew Feustel (@astro_feustel)—Expedition 55 Flight Engineer—for an Instagram Live … Read More

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Instagram to let users download everything they have ever shared

Instagram has confirmed it will let users download their personal data, including previously shared photos, videos and messages, as it prepares for the European data regulation GDPR. While its parent company, Facebook, had announced a suite of GDPR controls, which Mark Zuckerberg emphasised … Read More

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Instagram will soon let you download your data

Instagram is taking a leaf from parent company Facebook's *ahem* book, and allowing users to download a copy of their own data, including photos and messages. “We are building a new data portability tool. You'll soon be able to download a copy of what you've shared on Instagram, including your … …

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Former Disneyland worker reveals how one Instagram comment launched modelling career

Working as a costume character at Disneyland California, Bella Gorden was used to having her picture taken – albeit behind the guise of an animal suit – but never did she imagine she could pursue a career in modelling. Growing up, Gorden always felt uncomfortable in her body. She was …

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Stop posting pictures of my house on Instagram!

I live on a street famous for its colourful houses and quaint architecture. It's wonderful. But every spring and summer the street is full of people taking pictures of the houses on their phones and posting them on Instagram. How do I get them to stop? Your rights and what …

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Facebook is making it way easier to delete your Instagram account too

FACEBOOK-OWNED Instagram plans to launch a tool that lets you download everything you've ever shared on the app. The move comes in the wake of Mark Zuckerberg's two-day apology slog in front of Congress, which saw him face tough questions on privacy amid his platform's ongoing data crisis. Read More

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Instagram Is Going to Let You Download Your Data

The controversy has triggered people to download their data from Facebook to see what the company knows about them. Since 2010, Facebook has made the option available, but Instagram had offered no such feature. The full scope of Instagram's data portability tool isn't clear. But in Facebook's case, … Read More

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Instagram Has a New ‘Focus’ Mode for Sharper Selfies and Portraits

Instagram has a new portrait effect that can be added to photos and videos in stories. Called 'Focus,' this new feature simulates bokeh — an aesthetic that is created when the focal point of an image is juxtaposed against a blurred background. Most modern smartphones simply refer to this as …