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Instagram starts warning users about wildlife abuse when they search certain hashtags

Instagram has announced a new wildlife protection measure following a New York Times report on how some traffickers are using the platform as part of the illicit animal trade. In a blog post published earlier this week, Instagram said that it will start presenting a content advisory screen to users who search for hashtags that are, "associated with harmful behavior to animals or the environment. dpreview.com

2017-12-7 22:38

Instagram adds portrait and landscape support for multi-photo posts

Instagram has expanded format support for its multi-image posts, letting users create these posts using portrait or landscape images or videos in addition to square format content. The change gives users more flexibility in choosing which content is shared on the social network, Instagram explains, although it is still limited: only one format (portrait or landscape) can be used per multi-photo post. dpreview.com

2017-8-31 19:10

PSA: CrashPlan is shutting down their 'for Home' backup service

CrashPlan, the popular cloud-based backup service, has decided to stop offering its 'for Home' product for consumers. Instead, the company will focus solely on business customers. While existing CrashPlan at Home users will be able to use their plan until it expires, the service is no longer accepting new customers, and current users will need to find an alternative in the near future. dpreview.com

2017-8-24 19:27