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 company had limited picture resolutions to 640 pixels by 640 pixels. That's now changing to match the images captured on Android and iOS devices.
Social-networking giant snatches up the photo-sharing service, but details are still being hammered out, source says.
Feds try during a private meeting to convince sites that allow photos or videos to be uploaded to monitor users, News.com has learned.
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?