Vertical video comes to YouTube – News

1 in every 5 people on earth now watch YouTube, that’s the new stats just released by YouTube. +, among new features, vertical video now comes to this Google outlet.

Reports: CNBC, Business Insider, TechCrunch

Instagram Stories hits 250 mln daily readers mark – News

Snapchat, watch out. Instagram Stories now has 250 million daily active users, up from 200 million in April, 150 million in January and 100 million in October after launching the Snapchat Stories clone in August.

Reports: TechCrunch, CNBC, Refinery29, Seeking Alpha, Daily Dot