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Right after India banned TikTok in July, Instagram introduced its competing product, Reels, in the country. The concept was the same, but the content simply lacked
After two years as the hot new app, TikTok is suddenly fighting for its life. The app faces a potential ban in the United States
We all knew it was coming: Facebook has officially launched Instagram Reels – its answer to TikTok — across the world. Reels lets users create
With TikTok’s future uncertain, Instagram is hoping to lure some creators away with the rollout of a direct competitor, Reels, which is launching in more
TikTok’s 15 seconds of fame isn’t over yet, but leave it to Instagram to pop up with a notification and divert your attention. The platform
August in the U.S. is a time for BBQs, swimming pools, social distancing, and, if Mark Zuckerberg has his way, the further entwining of your