Daily Archives: 2015-09-09

Finally. Instagram gets serious about ads, all set to earn more

Social networking app Instagram on Wednesday unveiled plans to expand its offerings to advertisers across the globe. The Facebook-owned photo-sharing network said in a statement that starting this month, it would open up for business & be available to advertisers “large & small.” Which means Instagram ads will now be seen in 30 more global markets around the world.

Reports: Fortune, The Guardian, Gizmodo


Cisco to commit US $10 mln for Asean startups

Cisco Systems’ investment arm plans to invest US $10 million in Monk’s Hill Ventures’ innovation fund for Asean startups. The latter supports early-stage startups that offer tools in the Cloud, the Internet of Everything, Big Data, among others.

Reports: so-co-it.com, ZDNet


Turn Instagram images into geo-based albums

If you are on photo-based social networking app Instagram, India-based developer Shaswat Pradhan, CEO & Founder of Emberify, has something for you. His product ‘Cards for Instagram’ version 2.0 allows users to quickly create collections & albums of Instagram images.


Periscope app coming to Apple TV?

Twitter’s live streaming app Periscope for iOS was launched in March this year. Now, if Online reports are to be believed, it is coming to Apple TV 4. The announcement may come at Apple’s media event today. With the app for Apple TV, it’s believed that users will be able to watch the content streaming live from iOS users.

Reports: TechCrunch, MacRumors, 9to5Mac, CultOfMac, Apple Insider