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Norwegian Instagram rival to launch child safe tablet with Microsoft

OSLO (Reuters) – Kuddle, a Norwegian picture sharing app designed for children, plans to launch a child safe tablet with Microsoft on Dec 1, and expects to sign funding deals with several venture capital firms within weeks, its chief executive … Continue reading

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Instagram reportedly blocked in China amid Hong Kong protests

By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) – Instagram, the popular photo-sharing service owned by Facebook Inc, has been blocked in China, according to numerous reports, including from Hong Kong-based reporters with the New York Times. The company did not immediately … Continue reading

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Child friendly Instagram rival plans aggressive U.S. market push

Kuddle, a Norwegian picture sharing app designed for children and billing itself as a rival to Instagram could have one million users by the end of the year and plans an aggressive push into the U.S. Tech News Headlines – … Continue reading

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Liverpool player posts astonishing photo in Instagram, fuels desire to leave club

Liverpool player posts astonishing photo in Instagram, fuels desire to leave club – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva could soon be reunited with former manager Rafael Benitez at Italian side Napoli according to reports today from the … Continue reading

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Film festival makes a Charlie Chaplin timeline by turning its Instagram feed sideways

Charlie Chaplin now has a home on Instagram. To mark the 100th anniversary of the legendary silent era star's first film appearance, the Toronto Silent Film Festival (TSFF) has made unique use of Instagram to make a timeline of Chaplin's … Continue reading

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Roberto Cavalli slams celebrity endorsements, commends Instagram

MILAN (Reuters) – Roberto Cavalli wants the world of fashion to turn its back on celebrity endorsements, and likes to use Instagram to stay in touch with his customers, the flamboyant Italian designer said at Milan fashion week on Thursday. … Continue reading

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Churches take to YouTube, Instagram to spread holiday gospel

The Christmas holiday brings peak attendance for most churches, and an increasing number of U.S. religious groups are using the boom time to wow parishioners with virtual choirs on YouTube and Instagram advent calendars. More than 500 churches will stream … Continue reading

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New Selfie-Help Apps Are Airbrushing Us All Into Fake Instagram Perfection

A few weeks ago, a friend posted a “#carselfie” to Instagram. It was a beautiful photo — she peered up at the camera from under a beanie and looked positively radiant in the passenger seat of her car — and … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup: Instagram Direct, Jawbone Up24 review, Samsung’s EMC lab and more!

You might say the week is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workweek, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Weekly Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for … Continue reading

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Instagram unveils private photo-sharing, messaging

By Jennifer Saba and Alexei Oreskovic NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Photo-sharing service Instagram unveiled a new feature Thursday that allows users to send images and messages privately, as the Facebook-owned company sought to bolster its appeal among younger consumers … Continue reading

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