Animated GIFs are coming to Instagram Stories thanks to a new partnership between the photo-sharing service and Giphy, an online database and search engine that lets people search for and share animated GIF files.
Instagram is testing a new feature with a small percentage of its users that sends a notification when someone takes a screenshot of your Story. Previously, Instagram supported notifications for screenshot of direct messages.
Facebook employees have been dogfooding WhatsApp’s peer-to-peer payments feature in India, where the app has a large user base of 200 million people. If the trial is successful, WhatsApp is likely to bring this feature to all users.
Text-only Type posts use large fonts and colorful backgrounds, not unlike a similar Facebook feature introduced a few months ago. Watch Type in action in this nice video walkthrough shared by The Next Web.