Instagram apes Snapchat yet again with face filters
17 May, 2017, 01:23
Starting on Tuesday, users of the social media app will be able to select one of eight filters to enhance their posts. Instagram says no. At TechCrunch Disrupt, the company's product head Kevin Weil explained why.
You can add a hashtag to a story with text, or the new hashtag stick. It will enable you to see things fly back in time when you have completed the process to capture that instant - with the touch of a button. "When you're done recording, you can send it to your best friends through Instagram Direct or add it to your story". He has also developed tools to monitor brands' early adoption of live-streaming apps, compare Yahoo's and Google's search designs and examine the NFL's YouTube and Facebook video strategies.
Instagram Stories have already eclipsed Snapchat's userbase (200m vs 166m) and you can feel it as the majority of people begin moving away from Snap.
Instagram hasn't really suffered during the rise of Snapchat; it's now growing faster than ever after surpassing the 700 million user milestone. Facebook has also improved upon every core Snapchat feature, adding features and user experience (UX) polish, and opening the camera platform to developers in addition to an active user base with which Snapchat can't compete. Rewind allows you to take a video, and have it play backwards within the app - which will basically take your mic drops to a whole new level.
The Facebook-owned company has launched a copy of Snapchat's popular selfie-enhancing feature.
All of this is available in the latest Instagram release, which is available now on Android and iOS. This lets you fill the entire image with color, then selectively erase sections to reveal the photo beneath. "Good ideas start out in one place and spread all across the industry", said Weil.
Instagram is owned by Facebook, which tried to purchaseSnapchat for a reported $3 billion in 2013 but was rebuffed by CEO Evan Spiegel. "It's a format, and it's going to be adopted widely".
As a player, I've given everything and I love Manchester as a city and I've had my best moments as a player here at the club. Guardiola was speaking at a press conference to preview Tuesday's final home game of the campaign against West Brom .
Previous year smash-hit, hip-hop musical " Hamilton " won 11 awards after scooping a record 16 nominations. Platt is also a top contender in winning the coveted Tony Award in the Best Actor in a Musical category.
Since tournament moved to TPC Sawgrass in 1982, the best opening round by a defending champion is 68 by Craig Perks in 2003. The 12th hole was certainly more appealing this year than the blind second shot it used to present.
By using "HTC Edge Sense for Voice-to-Text", the user can lightly squeeze, speak a message and send texts on the go. The successor to HTC 10 and a new member of the U family, HTC U11 comes with a standout feature dubbed Edge Sense .
Brown will continue as acting coach but said Kerr has joined the coaching staff for early meetings the past few days. Kerr has not manned the Warriors bench since Game 2 of their first round series against the Portland Trail Blazers.
A tour began at the famous Staples Center arena, the downtown home of the Los Angeles Lakers NBA team. Paris , which last staged the Olympics in 1924, failed in bids for the 1992, 2008, and 2012 Games.
But mutual distrust between Palestinians and Israelis will be a formidable, if not impossible, barrier for Trump to overcome. He said there could not be lasting peace unless Palestinian leaders spoke in a unified voice against "violence and hate".
Sergei Rudskoi of the Russian General Staff, speaks to the media in the Defense Ministry in Moscow, Russia , Friday, May 5, 2017. Because Moscow is monitoring the agreement, he said, it is unlikely to "impede its own military actions on the ground".
The fans were all decked in white shirts printed with red maple leafs and they booed LeBron James each time he touched the ball. After winning the first two games this season, the Cavs went back to Toronto trying to avoid the pitfalls of previous year .
CBS Evening News, citing a source who has spoken with Comey, said on Twitter that Comey hopes there are "lots of tapes". CNN said Comey is "not anxious about any tapes" Trump may have, citing an unnamed source familiar with the matter.
A first consignment of weapons is already in place for delivery and could be dispatched to the YPG "very quickly", U.S. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is to visit President Donald Trump in Washington next Tuesday.
Cyberattack havoc could grow as work week begins
State media reported that digital payment systems at some gas stations were offline, forcing customers to pay cash. In contrast to reports from several European security firms, a researcher at the Tripwire company on the U.S.
Waymo, Lyft To Team Up On Self-Driving Vehicles
Waymo had asked for a preliminary injunction, basically requesting that the judge shut down Uber's self-driving project . Honda is also said to be interested in a deal, wanting to use Waymo in a series of test cars.
Senator John Cornyn on Short List to Lead FBI
He's held multiple leadership positions, including overseeing the FBI's national security branch and its Washington field office. Cornyn, 65, is the Senate majority whip and formerly served as a Texas attorney general and state supreme court justice.
Trump White House returns to crisis mode
By doing so, Trump jeopardized cooperation from an ally familiar with the inner workings of the Islamic State group. Reaction from Democrats on the House and Senate intelligence committees was full-throated.
For LeBron, another Cavs' sweep is within reach
Warriors will try to close out the best-of-seven Western Conference second-round series in game four on Monday in Salt Lake City . At the start of the second half Hayward knocked down a three, the Jazz got some stops and makes, but could never pull away.
Made-in-China jet takes first flight
Comac says more than 200 Chinese companies and 36 universities have been involved in research and development of the C919. The smaller regional jet is a rival to aircraft made by Bombardier Inc. of Canada and Brazil's Embraer SA.