A little over a month ago we launched Video on Instagram, and today we’re happy to bring you our next major app update. We’ve included a few of the most requested features and added something special as well. Here’s what you’ll find in Instagram 4.1:
In a rare appearance by engineering SVP Vic Gundotra himself, today’s Google Plus update video introduces real-time search and actual hashtag support. “We’re trying to make it easier to follow and contribute to live events on Google+, including breaking news, sporting events, and many others,” Gundotra says.
Google Plus search results now update instantly, and hashtags are now clickable, taking you to the search result for that term. Google Plus got its own search capabilities last month when the service opened to the public.
The Photo Essay Project • September 26 • New York City
The Photo Essay Project, organized by Bindu Wiles, is a 5 week coursewith photo assignments that uses Instagram & Tumblr in order to “get you progressively outside your comfort zone both photographically and emotionally.”…
Sora, @umetaturou’s border collie, has attained celebrity status on Instagram thanks to her unmatched ability to balance objects of all shapes and sizes on her head. Sora is so adored among @umetaturou’s followers, in fact, that some have even been inspired to make artwork featuring her. Here’s a look at some of our favorite Sora photos: