It is unclear when, or if, Instagram plans to launch Direct to all users. Hopefully this ease will be enough to appease most users.
WhatsApp is the most popular, followed closely by FacebookMessenger. Now it has over 1.3 billion. It says messaging through Instagram can never be a full experience so long as it lives in another app. Judging by Messenger's success, we can only guess that if and when Instagram rolls Direct out worldwide, it too could enjoy the massive popularity that being standalone has been proven to bring.
When users open the app, a camera will open that is identical to Instagram's, but with four new exclusive filters. The Verge appears to confirm that scenario, citing Instagram Product Manager Hemal Shah as saying that the ephemeral nature of Direct Messages is a better fit for a standalone app than an attachment to a completely public social media platform.
'Direct has grown within Instagram over the past four years, but we can make it even better if it stands on its own. But as long as Direct is a part of Instagram, expanding the platform would get increasingly hard for the company. In third place is Chinese messaging app QQ Mobile.
Glasgow's Hampden Park had been hoping to stage the tournament's opening game but that honour has gone to Rome's Stadio Olimpico. Brussels has lost it's Euro 2020 football matches after their "Eurostadium" ran into delays.
The crux of Tarantino's argument was that the best Star Trek episode scripts could easily be expanded into a 90-minute movie. Deadline reports that Tarantino's Star Trek film will be the first R-rated movie in Trek history.
La plus grosse affiche est incontestablement ce duel face à l'Italie qui se jouera à Nice le vendredi 1er juin (21h00). L'équipe de France défiera ensuite la Russie chez quatre jours plus tard dans un lieu à déterminer.
He has gone with an experimental side for the game and there are other Ireland-eligible players on the substitutes bench. With defenders in short supply, he may be asked to fulfil a similar role at the Tsirio Stadium on Thursday evening.
The Black Eagles, however, have never won in Germany (D1 L3), scoring twice on their four visits while conceding six goals. Talisca completed a frustrating night for the Bundesliga outfit, which has to be content with Europa League football.
Hence, their reliance on lies and propaganda. "But people of Gujarat have made up their mind this time", Patel tweeted. Congress party spokesman and Ahmed Patel himself had clarified that he was not in race and will never be for CM post".
This edition of the T20 tournament will witness the inclusion of a brand-new team, the Multan Sultans . Pakistan Cricket Board has announced the schedule for the third edition of Pakistan Super League.
Copson, according to the whistleblower, said Obama's sanctions had "f**ked everything up in my nuclear deal with the sanctions". These grave allegations compel a full, credible, and bipartisan congressional investigation, ' Cummings wrote .
IIHS releases picks for safest cars of 2018
Over the last decade, vehicle safety has improved dramatically as automakers recognize that safety is a big selling point. Kia, Hyundai, and Subaru lead the pack for being the safest vehicles on the market.
Video referees to be used in FA Cup ties
And the discussion around it - and the trouble when the sides met just over a week ago - prompted an apology from Sussex Police. The game will kick-off at 7.45pm and further details - including ticket prices - will be announced in due course.
The color of 2018 is .... Ultra Violet
If you're looking to use this in your home, Hellander suggests Behr's King's Court as a paint match to Pantone's Ultra Violet. Pantone notes that the Ultra Violet color has often been used to represent nonconformity and artistic brilliance.
Apple Pay Cash Now Available with Latest iOS Update
Apple Pay Cash, thankfully, doesn't by default share your every transaction with a special-purpose social network, as Venmo does. The same minimum and maximum limits per transaction apply for bank transfers, but the 7-day limit is higher at $20,000 per week.
YouTube Reveals Top 10 Music Videos In Korea From 2017
Google isn't the only tech company that's stepping up human content reviews to help it police its platform after criticism. More than 150,000 videos of violent extremism have been removed for the site in the past six months, she added.
Apple reveals 'Best of 2017' apps and games
The top movie of the year was "Moana ", followed by "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story " and "Wonder Woman ". The Best iPhone App and Game are the meditation app Calm and the puzzle game Splitter Critters .
Amazon Prime Video In Action On The Apple TV
Amazon told The Verge that the decision was made "without explanation ... which is disappointing and hurts both of our customers". And although Apple's services business is growing, it doesn't have much overlap with the core offerings of Google and Amazon.
Ronda Rousey Finishing Deal To Join WWE
Now, with Baszler making a name for herself in WWE as part of the NXT roster, it's a good time for Rousey to join the fold. We'll see if any more news on this reported deal is out there, but I'm not surprised to see this report from USA Today .