Instagram wants to make it easier for users in emerging markets to use the app, so during the Facebook Developer Conference (F8), the company announced it will be rolling out offline mode.
Screenshots from Android Police show the app providing messages saying you're offline and the actions will be "updated when you're connected".
Instagram engineer Hendri said that users will be able to leave comments, save media, and even unfollow people while offline with the newly introduced support, TechCrunchreports. The mode is primarily aimed at developing countries that often face low or limited data connectivity options.
Facebook said 80 percent of its users are outside the US and many lack access to a stable internet connection. This preloaded content is available on the main Instagram feed, explore tab, your profile and those profiles that have been recently looked at. As per the reports, 600 million users are outside of the United States so that company mainly targeted the users with limited connectivity. It's also good if you know you're heading somewhere without signal, the Underground for example, as you'll still be able to get your Instagram fix. Liking, commenting, saving, following, and unfollowing, all of these can be done while offline then scheduled to apply when you're back online.
Instagram's Snapchat-like Stories feature has also seen significant growth, reportedly even recording more daily active users (200 million) than Snapchat.
While Twitter, Facebook serves it's own objective, Instagram works on its own to a specific set of audience.
For Boston , the ending of the game stuck in many a craw, but the Bruins aren't out of this series by any stretch. First, Acciari, who returned from injury, got Boston on the board on a tip-in off a miss by John- Michael Liles .
Tensions on the Korean Peninsula have risen amid concerns over the United States' possible pre-emptive strike against North Korea. For outside military analysts, though, the highlight is the weaponry that the North puts on display.
The carrier said it has imposed a cut-off time of 60 minutes before departure for all bookings of flight crews on its own planes. United later said a seat was needed for a commuting crew member, and no one had volunteered to leave the plane.
The San Antonio Spurs are one of just two teams that can beat the Golden State Warriors in the 2017 NBA Playoffs . They won even more games than the Cavs, and James Harden might have had the best regular season of any player.
Arkansas officials are vowing to press ahead despite the setback to plans to resume capital punishment after a 12-year hiatus. This combination of undated photos provided by the Arkansas Department of Correction shows death-row inmates Stacey E.
Frank Artiles said Wednesday he was sorry for swearing at two black colleagues and using a racial slur . Artiles used the n-word to refer to the senators who supposedly helped Negron become senate president.
After Dinakaran's announcement, Panneerselvam said that keeping away the Sasikala family from the AIADMK is the first victory. The two factions had since staked claim to the two leaves symbol which the Election Commission subsequently froze.
That allowed Mitch Moreland - who opened the inning with his third hit of game, a single off loser Tommy Hunter (0-1) - to score. McCutchen hit the first pitch he saw from Eduardo Rodriguez off a billboard above the Monster for his 176th career homer.
In the most recent Pentagon report on weapons testing across the department, the long-range system was criticized. Trump says the USA wants peace and he hopes North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un wants peace.
Court records show Muhammad also was arrested in Washington state in 2004 after acknowledging he shot a gun outside his apartment. He says he joined the Nation of Islam and in 1995, when he was 17, he attended the Million Man March in D.C.as a lieutenant.
Tennis great Serena Williams appears to reveal pregnancy
Another former No. 1 and major champion, Victoria Azarenka, has announced she'll be getting back on tour soon after having a baby. Williams said at a press conference after her win at the 2017 Australian Open in January that it "feels good" to be engaged.
Facebook pushes to augment reality through smartphones
Via the new feature, while snapping with the rear-facing camera, users can tap the camera screen to find the new 3D lenses . With the enhanced presence of Giphy on Facebook , you can add your favourite Cat GIFs nearly everywhere.