"Teens may be watching less TV, but they're watching more creators online", explained Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom, who added that Instagram users consumed 60% more video over the past year. "IGTV is focused on the creators you love most and already follow on Instagram". All this will likely be revealed as the service rolls out "over the next few weeks" on Android and iOS. Along with that, Instagram's also creating an entirely separate IGTV app that'll start playing videos as soon as you open it.
Instagram's announcement begs the question of whether this new format of mobile-first video content will last.
"The way we are watching video is changing", Systrom told the event.
Instagram and Snapchat have been waging war with one another for years, but Instagram is branching out to attack new platforms this week. So IGTV features can also be accessed on the standard Instagram mobile app.
Instagram wants the new feature to reach as many social media users as possible for obvious reasons.
"The magical part about IGTV is that a lot of these creators don't have to start from scratch", says Kevin Systrom, Instagram CEO, at a press event following the release of the app. IGTV has four subheadings that allow you to customize your viewing.
Once opened, the bottom of the app shows a number of videos that are trending, and has tabs that let you view videos from your followers as well. Instagram added the 10-minute constraint for all users is a short-term measure for IGTV's rollout that will eventually be dropped.
What makes this app different than Youtube is the native support for vertical videos as opposed to landscape video.
The layout of an IGTV creator's profile page, or channel. Instagram has always been a place to connect with the people who inspire, educate and entertain you every day. Cool. But if it's not your thing, you ... For more on Instagram's new venture, follow here. You won't have to search to start watching content.
Apple forums are overflowing with reports of Geniuses who have told customers that Apple is "collecting data" on the issue. If you do own an impacted MacBook or MacBook Pro laptop, you're going to want to keep this page bookmarked.
Such displays have angered some Serbian fans, who often wear T-shirts bearing the map of Kosovo with the Serbian flag on it. The side feature the likes of Xerdan Shaqiri and Granit Xhaka in midfield which can trouble Serbian defensive guards.
Morgan said if a compromise amendment did not emerge, rebels could work with the Lords to ensure the changes took place. Theresa May has said that Parliament can not be allowed to "overturn the will of the British people" on Brexit.
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The House on Thursday narrowly passed a $860 billion farm bill that strengthens work requirements for food stamp recipients. Instead, the president attacked the USA asylum system and accused Democrats of preventing action on immigration...
Chief Justice John Roberts offered the dissenting opinion , along with Justices Stephen Breyer, Elena Kagan, and Sonia Sotomayor. States would have to adopt laws such as South Dakota's first, which was the subject of the Supreme Court ruling (PDF).
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In overseas trading, stock markets across the Asia-Pacific region moved significantly lower during trading on Tuesday. In the bond market, treasuries benefited from their appeal as a safe haven amid the trade war concerns.
Turkey key country in Syria talks, says FM Cavusoglu
Turkey claims the YPG has ties to the banned Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ), and thus considers the group "terrorists". The Manbij roadmap was announced after a meeting in Washington between Cavusoglu and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo .