Not content with Instagram's reputation as a photography app, co-founder Kevin Systrom Wednesday made the case for the service as a communications platform. His statements position the Facebook-owned app as a direct rival to Twitter, which will make its public market debut on Thursday.
"I talk about Instagram not as a photography company, but instead as a communications company," Systrom said at the GigaOm Roadmap conference in San Francisco. "I believe that every photo that gets posted to Instagram is not necessarily a photograph -- or a video is not necessarily a video. It's a … Read more