Instagram Direct lets users send private photo messages to selected individuals rather than sharing them with all followers.
The photo-sharing service introduces the ability to send photos and videos to specific users.
The popular service for sharing photos on Twitter is set to close today, but its founder says the Twitpic domain and photo archive have been "given" to Twitter, so photos and links will be around awhile.
Make a backup copy of your images shared on Twitpic before the company shuts down its service on October 25.
After announcing it had found a mystery buyer, the company again announces its plan to shut down at the end of the month.
Just a week before its planned closure after a trademark battle with Twitter, the image-sharing service has been saved. But it's not sharing the details yet.
Imgur's new GIFV format means animated images load faster, look better and play when shared on social networks. Will the 1987-era GIF format finally fade from use?
Photo-sharing service's founder claims microblogging site threatened to cut off access to API if the startup did not abandon its trademark.
Celebrities will continue to take nude photos of themselves and certain hackers will try their damnedest to uncover the goodies. All the more reason, say security experts, to fix bad habits.
A new messaging app has just one message -- "Yo" -- but its potential reaches far beyond that one simple word.