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  • Instagram kills newly launched ‘Being’ app, which saw 50K downloads its first week

    Instagram kills newly launched ‘Being’ app, which saw 50K downloads its first week

    In case there was any doubt where Instagram was drawing the line when it came to its shutdown of third-party feed reading apps, it appears that its decision to revoke API access doesn’t just extend to those that offer an alternative means of browsing the photo-sharing service. It also reaches apps that offer an expansion of what you can do with Instagram – for example, the… Read More

  • Being Lets You Browse Instagram As Anyone, From Pop Stars To BFFs

    Being Lets You Browse Instagram As Anyone, From Pop Stars To BFFs

    If you’ve ever found peering over a friend’s shoulder as they browse their Instagram more interesting than swiping through your own, or you simply want to know what today’s greatest minds waste their time viewing on the Facebook-owned photo sharing service (e.g. hmm, Musk likes NASA and nudes?), then a new app called “Being” should be your next download. The idea… Read More