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YouTube founders challenge Instagram, Vine with MixBit video app

Chad Hurley and Steve Chen, who co-founded video sharing site YouTube in 2005, unveiled their latest effort, video creation application MixBit.

Facebook Messenger for iOS adds Instagram photo sharing

Facebook is rolling out an updated version of its over-the-top Messenger application for Apple's iOS, adding support for Instagram photo sharing.

Instagram restores third-party Windows Phone app photo uploads

Facebook-owned Instagram has restored support for photos snapped via third-party applications optimized for devices running Microsoft's Windows Phone OS.

Report: Instagram blocking photos uploaded from third-party Windows Phone app Instance

Facebook-owned Instagram reportedly is blocking access to Instance, a popular third-party application that supports viewing and uploading of Instagram photos on devices running Microsoft's Windows Phone OS.

Facebook loses Gowalla co-founder Williams, Instagram designer Van Damme

Roughly 18 months after Facebook acquired location-enabled mobile social network Gowalla, the startup's co-founder Josh Williams is resigning his post as Facebook's product manager for Pages, Location, and Events.

Flipboard adds support for Instagram video, Windows Phone 8 app coming

Flipboard is now supporting Facebook-owned Instagram's new video sharing features inside its social magazine applications for Apple's iOS and Google's Android, confirming the change to  The Next Web.

Report: Vine shares on Twitter plummet after Instagram adds video

A week after Facebook added video capture features to its Instagram photo sharing application to combat Twitter's fast-growing Vine app, Vine shares have fallen off precipitously, according to data from social analytics firm Topsy obtained by  MarketingLand.

Instagram videos take off with bang

Instagram launches video feature and users publish five million videos in first 24 hours.

Facebook unveils Video on Instagram, challenges Twitter's Vine

Facebook unveiled a new video aspect to its Instagram app today at a press event. Video on Instagram, which rivals Twitter's video app Vine, is a new feature that allows users to take and share short video clips.

Facebook update lets users post images in comments

Facebook is rolling out new functionality allowing users to reply to posts by inserting photos. While Facebook has not yet formally announced the upgrade, the social network confirmed to  The Verge  that the new commenting feature allows desktop and mobile Web users to upload and share JPEG and PNG image files in response to status updates.