Business > Apps

Instagram adds option to mute posts in your feed

27 days ago   |   By Venture Beat

In the coming weeks, Instagram users will have another way to control which posts they want to see in their feed and when, thanks to the introduction of a new mute feature. Users already had the option to mute an account in Instagram Stories. Now, users will also have the ability to mute posts from an account so that the photos and videos don...
Read more ...

 

Instagram's new 'Mute' option gives you more control over your feed - here's how it works

Instagram's new 'Mute' option gives you more control over your feed - here's how it works

27 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Instagram just added a feature to its photo-sharing app that finally gives users some power to dictate which of the people they follow do show up in their feeds.
Starting Tuesday, you can remove specific accounts' posts and stories from your Instagram feed without unfollowing them or even alerting them to what you did. Facebook has given users the option to do that on its own platform for years, and people were thrilled when Snapchat quietly rolled out a similar feature earlier this year - one of the few well-received updates to its app in recent past, actually.
The obvious benefit to a...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Apps      Business      Marketing      Media      Mobile      Social      Facebook      Instagram      Internet trolls      Time well spent  


An invasive weed that can cause severe burns, blisters, scars, and blindness...

An invasive weed that can cause severe burns, blisters, scars, and blindness is spreading - here's what you should know about giant hogweed

The invasive giant hogweed plant was just discovered in the state of Virginia for the first time. Giant hogweed sap can make skin extremely sensitive to the sun, causing... Read more ...

Senior Republicans are attacking Trump's policy of separating families at...

Senior Republicans are attacking Trump's policy of separating families at the US border - here's how they're turning on the President

Thousands of children have been separated from their family members at the US-Mexico border. The practice has been part of the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" policy on... Read more ...

John Travolta's MoviePass-funded mob movie 'Gotti' got slaughtered by...

John Travolta's MoviePass-funded mob movie 'Gotti' got slaughtered by critics and has a 0% rating on Rotten Tomatoes

John Travolta's new mob biopic, "Gotti," was slaughtered by critics ahead of its opening this weekend. The film brought in $1.67 million, 40% of which reportedly came from... Read more ...

Conclusive proof that it is Trump's policy to separate children from their...

Conclusive proof that it is Trump's policy to separate children from their families at the border

Donald Trump's administration has repeatedly denied that its policy is to separate children from their parents when they cross the US border illegally. But its own internal... Read more ...

Beyoncé and Jay-Z's new album just dropped on Spotify, Apple, and Amazon

Beyoncé and Jay-Z's new album just dropped on Spotify, Apple, and Amazon

Beyoncé and Jay-Z's new album "Everything is Love" just dropped on Spotify, Apple, and Amazon. "Everything is Love" was a surprise release on Tidal on Saturday. Tidal's short... Read more ...

Brazil's talisman striker was fouled more times than any World Cup player in...

Brazil's talisman striker was fouled more times than any World Cup player in 20 years in their first match

Brazil was held to a 1-1 draw by Switzerland on Sunday in their first 2018 World Cup match. The match was full of fouls - 30 in total - 10 of which were directed at Brazil's... Read more ...

Giuliani says Trump won't issue pardons during Mueller's investigation, but...

Giuliani says Trump won't issue pardons during Mueller's investigation, but could pardon people who were treated unfairly after it's over

Rudy Giuliani, top attorney for President Donald Trump, said on Sunday that Trump won't issue any pardons in the special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, but could after... Read more ...

10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday. 1. Google is investing $550 million into a major Chinese e-commerce player. The two firms will work together... Read more ...

The 10 most important things in the world right now

The 10 most important things in the world right now

Here's what's happening on Monday. 1. At least three people died and hundreds more were injured after a 6.1 magnitude earthquake hit Japan. The country is located along the... Read more ...

Google to invest $550 million in Chinese ecommerce giant JD.com

Google to invest $550 million in Chinese ecommerce giant JD.com

Google will invest $550 million in Chinese ecommerce powerhouse JD.com, part of the U.S. internet giant's efforts to expand its presence in fast-growing Asian markets and... Read more ...