• Instagram confirms it won't notify users of screenshots after all

    9 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Back in February, Facebook-owned Instagram revealed that it was testing a new feature that would notify its users whenever people took screenshots of their Story, following in the footsteps of Snapchat.
    Upon the announcement, it was clear that users weren't exactly impressed by the revelation, with various people voicing their discontent on Twitter. Now, though, in a move that will likely lead to celebration among Instagram's community, the photo-centric company has confirmed that it's no longer testing the feature. Instead, it's no focus is presumably the upcoming video hub feature ...
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  • Instagram won't alert people if you screenshot their stories

    Instagram won't alert people if you screenshot their stories

    9 days ago - By The Verge

    Instagram confirmed to BuzzFeed News today that it's no longer testing a feature that would have let people see when someone took a screenshot of their story. This is incredibly good news for all creepers, myself included. The company said in February that it was testing this feature and that some users would receive a warning when they tried to screenshot something for the first time: “Next time you take a screenshot or screen recording, the person who posted the story will be able to see it.”
    Snapchat famously tells users if their content has been screenshotted, and it seemed like...
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