Tag Archive: Instagram


Instagram has begun rolling out a brand new app called Bolt. After the app’s name and icon recently leaked, Bolt has become available for download in the New Zealand, Singapore, and South African App Stores. Bolt is basically a direct competitor… Read more ›

Instagram plans to strike down Snapchat with ‘Bolt’

Instagram has accidentally leaked that it’s planning to launch a thunder strike against Snapchat with a new “one tap photo messaging” app of its own called Bolt. A banner announcing the new messaging app was accidentally posted for some users on Android… Read more ›

Zoom Into Instagram Photos with This Neat iPhone Trick

The photo-centric social network of Instagram has no shortage of amazing and inspiring pictures, but something that has probably bugged more people than just me is the inability to zoom in on images posted to the service. Many first-time instagram users try to ‘double-tap’ to zoom, which of course just “hearts’” the picture rather than … Read More

Zoom Into Instagram Photos with This Neat iPhone Trick

The photo-centric social network of Instagram has no shortage of amazing and inspiring pictures, but something that has probably bugged more people than just me is the inability to zoom in on images posted to the service. Many first-time instagram users try to ‘double-tap’ to zoom, which of course just “hearts’” the picture rather than … Read More   [Read More...]

Instagram goes after the pros with new editing tools

Instagram was the golden standard for not only sharing, but shooting mobile photography in its early days. But since then, more complex tools like VSCO Cam and Camera+ have come onto the scene. Nowadays, getting the perfect photo isn’t often as simple… Read more ›

Cole Rise has nearly one million followers on Instagram and the hottest new photography app in the App Store. He also made seven of Instagram’s built-in filters, which explains where the name for the “Rise” filter originates. His app, Litely, is… Read more ›

Instagram brings you world’s shortest cooking show

Bart van Olphen thinks he can conquer your fear of cooking fish if you’ll just give him 15 seconds. The seafood chef from Amsterdam uses Instagram’s relatively new video feature for Fish Tales, which is probably the world’s fastest cooking… Read more ›

Vine’s Own Take On Instagram Direct Is Here

Vine has added video messaging. After today’s update, video messages (or VMs) can be sent to friends on Vine or through SMS and email. A six-second message can be sent to more than one person, but not as cleanly as… Read more ›     

Instagram Adds ‘Lux’ Filter To iPhone App

Instagram has added a new “Lux” filter to its iPhone app, letting you “strengthen or soften your photos with a custom slider.” The slider affects the contrast of your image, but it does in in a way that actually looks… Read more ›     

Findery, from inventor of Flickr Caterina Fake, is like Instagram for places, or maybe Foursquare for everywhere – even that street corner you like or the park bench you read on sometimes on Sundays. Findery is a an iOS app… Read more ›