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Instagram now has an app for Windows 10 tablets

Instagram has expanded its app availability to users of tablets running Microsoft’s Windows 10. The Facebook-owned, visual content social sharing platform announced the new app in a blog post yesterday. It’s most notable as there’s still no iPad app for Instagram. Although Instagram launched a Windows 10 Mobile app back in April. Instagram says any device running Windows 10 can use its app, which is available for download in the Windows App …

Fashion world balance of power shifts to social media superstars in Milan

The most powerful women of the catwalk circuit are no longer to be found on the front row or in the industry boardrooms – but on the catwalks themselves. A tiny elite of models who have become social media superstars wield influence and commercial clout the like of which the supermodels of the 1990s could only have dreamed of. Milan fashion week has long been …

Google open sources image captioning model in TensorFlow

Pretty much 100 percent of my generation is obsessed with Instagram. Unfortunately, I left the platform (sorry all) back in 2015. Simple reason, I am way too indecisive about which photos to post and what pithy caption to give them. Provided by Google Fortunately, with ample spare time, those who share my problem can now use an image captioning model in TensorFlow to caption their photos and put …

Are skin serums miracle workers or the purest distillation of beauty industry BS?

Cocaine used to be God’s way of telling you that you have too much money. Now it’s SoulCycle and skin serums. Over the last decade “wellness” has become a luxury item and serums, which tend to mix health claims with beauty promises, have ridden the wellness wave with spectacular success. Serums are everywhere; a search on Sephora brings up 547 results. And while serums tend …

28 Sexy Celebrity Instagram Pictures You Missed This Week

The end of a long week calls for a scroll through the sexiest celebrity snaps shared on social media. We want to see what we might have missed in between our new-season shopping, warmer weather wardrobe overhauls, and Spring cleaning. Kylie, Kim, and Kendall are already turning heads at New York Fashion Week, Bella Hadid looked sensational as she accepted an award in the UK, …

Step Up Your Social Media Game With This Crazy-Cool App

9/03/16 If you use Snapchat or Instagram, you need to download Emoticode right now. Emoticode, created by POPSUGAR Inc., enables you to link your followers to content directly from your Snaps and Instagram posts. An emoticode is a hidden URL using emoji and alpha-numeric characters in captions or comments. Think of it as a shortened URL for apps that do not accommodate links (enter Snapchat …

Microsoft teases what looks like a black Surface Book 2

Generally, you don’t see the first spy shots of a new device coming from the company itself, but Microsoft isn’t really following all that many of the rules with its Surface lineup of house-built Windows hardware. That’s why it makes a certain kind of sense that the first look at what could be a Surface Book 2 comes from none other than Microsoft’s own official …

Tracking Instagram’s money-flipping scammers

Trying to get more followers on Instagram? If you follow a few verified banks and financial institutions, you’ll suddenly end up with dozens of new followers. There’s just one drawback: Your new followers are trying to scam you. Instagram has become a hotbed for so-called “money flipping,” according to a study by the social media security firm ZeroFox. Scammers will attempt to lure bank customers, military members, …

Instagram adds an Events channel to show you the best videos from concerts and sporting events

Over the past year Instagram has been working to reinvigorate the Explore tab, which is the app’s place for showing content personalized for you. What started as a simple algorithm to determine photos you may enjoy seeing has evolved into a full-fledged discovery platform to show you photos and videos that will want to make you spend more time in the app. A major part off this …