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Why Instagram is Taylor-made for dominance of social media - Belfast Telegraph;

Why Instagram is Taylor-made for dominance of social media - Belfast Telegraph

Belfast TelegraphWhy Instagram is Taylor-made for dominance of social mediaBelfast TelegraphFollowing its unveiling in America last year, Instagram has introduced live video in the UK. Part of "Stories" mode, which lets users post photos that are deleted after 24 hours, the feature is accessed by scrolling to video mode in the Stories camera ...and more »

Gemma Styles: Anyone Else Noticed That Their Social Media Platforms Are Basically Merging Into One? - The Debrief;

Gemma Styles: Anyone Else Noticed That Their Social Media Platforms Are Basically Merging Into One? - The Debrief

The DebriefGemma Styles: Anyone Else Noticed That Their Social Media Platforms Are Basically Merging Into One?The DebriefIt's a strange time for social media. While there are many different popular platforms, all maintaining a solid user base, it kind of seems like they're all merging into one… Case in point? Instagram stories. We all know what this was about - Snapchat ...and more »

Facebook's New 'Stories' Feature Adds Another Chapter to Rivalry With Snapchat - TheStreet.com

Facebook's New 'Stories' Feature Adds Another Chapter to Rivalry With SnapchatTheStreet.comIf imitation really is the sincerest form of flattery, it looks like Facebook (FB) is going out of its way to send compliments Snapchat's way. The social media giant announced this week that it's bringing a Stories feature to its mobile app that's ...and more »

Facebook Stories For Mobile Launching Soon, Aimed To Crush Snapchat - Indiatimes.com;

Facebook Stories For Mobile Launching Soon, Aimed To Crush Snapchat - Indiatimes.com

Indiatimes.comFacebook Stories For Mobile Launching Soon, Aimed To Crush SnapchatIndiatimes.comWhy should Snapchat have all the fun? After Instagram, Facebook's asking the same question, as it's busy testing a Snapchat Stories like feature called simply Facebook Stories. And with that Facebook's taking a huge step to crush Snapchat. Facebook ...and more »

Who stalks my Instagram? How to see who views your posts - Metro;

Who stalks my Instagram? How to see who views your posts - Metro

MetroWho stalks my Instagram? How to see who views your postsMetroThe photo-sharing website launched video functionality a while back, where user could see how many views the video had received but it never showed who was watching. That's all about to change, as the social media platform tries to keep up with the ...and more »

Facebook Stories Now above the News Feed - Opptrends Magazine;

Facebook Stories Now above the News Feed - Opptrends Magazine

Opptrends MagazineFacebook Stories Now above the News FeedOpptrends MagazineWe all know that Snapchat was the first one to introduce Stories, the feature which enables you to post some photos or videos in a slideshow which can be seen only for 24 hours from the moment you upload them. Then, this feature became available on ...and more »

Facebook is at it again: The social network is adding Snapchat-like Stories to its app - BreakingNews.ie;

Facebook is at it again: The social network is adding Snapchat-like Stories to its app - BreakingNews.ie

BreakingNews.ieFacebook is at it again: The social network is adding Snapchat-like Stories to its appBreakingNews.ieThe Facebook-Snapchat rivalry is heating up again as Facebook is now testing a new “stories” feature which could go live in early 2017. It's the latest in a growing list of feature additions across the social network's range of apps that appear to have ...and more »

Facebook is making Instagram Stories a main part of its app after copying feature from Snapchat - The Independent;

Facebook is making Instagram Stories a main part of its app after copying feature from Snapchat - The Independent

The IndependentFacebook is making Instagram Stories a main part of its app after copying feature from SnapchatThe IndependentFacebook has ripped Instagram Stories, just months after the Facebook-owned photo-sharing site copied the feature from Snapchat. Mark Zuckerberg's social network is testing a new feature called Facebook Stories, which lets you post edited pictures and ...and more »

Facebook Is Bringing Snapchat Like Stories As Add On Feature After Instagram Did The Same Thing! - Mobile & Apps

Facebook Is Bringing Snapchat Like Stories As Add On Feature After Instagram Did The Same Thing!Mobile & AppsThe Facebook Stories will appear on top of the user's newsfeed and will show different moments captured through photos and videos, with added filters. ( HowToDraw / YouTube ). The best of the industry tend to kind of copy the each other's best features.and more »

Facebook And Snapchat, A Demonstration Of Poor Alliance? - Korea Portal (English Edition);

Facebook And Snapchat, A Demonstration Of Poor Alliance? - Korea Portal (English Edition)

Korea Portal (English Edition)Facebook And Snapchat, A Demonstration Of Poor Alliance?Korea Portal (English Edition)Technological companies have become one of the alliances of many media groups as an escape route to increase their income. One of the alliances of the media has been with social networks, in which Facebook and Snapchat are outstanding references, ...and more »

Facebook Stories Now above the News Feed - Opptrends Magazine;

Facebook Stories Now above the News Feed - Opptrends Magazine

Opptrends MagazineFacebook Stories Now above the News FeedOpptrends MagazineWe all know that Snapchat was the first one to introduce Stories, the feature which enables you to post some photos or videos in a slideshow which can be seen only for 24 hours from the moment you upload them. Then, this feature became available on ...and more »

5 Times Mark Zuckerberg Copied Snapchat - The Quint

5 Times Mark Zuckerberg Copied SnapchatThe QuintWhat you can't buy or build on your own, copy! This seems to be Mark Zuckerberg's mantra for Facebook's family of products. Looks like Zuckerberg is obsessed with Snapchat. In 2013, the Facebook founder had even tried buying Evan Spiegel's messaging ...and more »

Facebook working on “Expiry” of your posts - ITvoir;

Facebook working on “Expiry” of your posts - ITvoir

ITvoirFacebook working on “Expiry” of your postsITvoirSnapchat launched Snapchat Stories, its 24-hour update collation tool, in October 2013. Now Facebook is incorporating a lesson learned by Instagram, revealing its own timeline-topping Facebook Stories feature. Video and images shared through Facebook ...and more »

Facebook Stories Being Tested on iOS & Android - App Informers;

Facebook Stories Being Tested on iOS & Android - App Informers

App InformersFacebook Stories Being Tested on iOS & AndroidApp InformersIf you have Facebook on your iOS or Android device, you might be interested in hearing about a new feature being tested out on the mobile Facebook apps. The new feature, called Facebook Stories, is essentially a way to share photos and videos with ...and more »

Facebook has copied another major Snapchat feature in its quest - Moneycontrol.com;

Facebook has copied another major Snapchat feature in its quest - Moneycontrol.com

Moneycontrol.comFacebook has copied another major Snapchat feature in its questMoneycontrol.comIt's a collage of photos and videos that users upload via the main Facebook app which then disappear after 24 hours. Snapchat's own feature, also called Stories, is built on the same concept. Like this story, share it with millions of investors on M3 ...and more »

Instagram Live Stories rolling out globally - ClickLancashire

Instagram Live Stories rolling out globallyClickLancashireThe new format will allow you to share photos and videos with friends that won't appear on your timeline or newsfeed, and expire 24 hours after you post them. Snapchat Stories - photos and videos users string together that disappear after 24 hours ...and more »

Another Snapchat-inspired Facebook Feature: Posting 'Stories' Above Newsfeed - Latinos Health;

Another Snapchat-inspired Facebook Feature: Posting 'Stories' Above Newsfeed - Latinos Health

Latinos HealthAnother Snapchat-inspired Facebook Feature: Posting 'Stories' Above NewsfeedLatinos HealthFacebook has again, drawn inspiration to one of its closest competitor Snapchat and this involves posting photo and video stories above its blue newsfeed. (Photo : Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images). Facebook has a lot of updates and the recent one ...and more »

Here's Why Facebook Inc (FB) Stock Poised For Upside - Smarter Analyst;

Here's Why Facebook Inc (FB) Stock Poised For Upside - Smarter Analyst

Smarter AnalystHere's Why Facebook Inc (FB) Stock Poised For UpsideSmarter AnalystToday, let's explore how even in a dizzying post-election climate where “fake news” seems to be an angst-filled buzz word that keeps coming up for air, social media titan Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is still the stock to buy. Since a feisty, collegiate ...and more »

Facebook tests 'Stories' tool in latest lone of rival Snapchat - Jakarta Post;

Facebook tests 'Stories' tool in latest lone of rival Snapchat - Jakarta Post

Jakarta PostFacebook tests 'Stories' tool in latest lone of rival SnapchatJakarta PostFacebook's adoption means the tool will be exposed to a global audience of 1.8 billion people, including many who haven't yet been introduced to Snapchat. (AP/Jeff Chiu). Facebook Inc. hasn't been shy about copying Snapchat, its smaller social-media rival.and more »