Leaked Instagram feature shows how much time you waste

Instagram to warn users if they spend too much time on the app

Twitter user Jane Manchun Wong has found some code in the Instagram app which reveals that Instagram is testing a feature called 'Usage Insights' that will show you how much time you spend in the Instagram app. By showing users how much time they spend on Instagram, the social networking service might risk prompting people to spend less time on the app.

Application makers usually encourage users to spend more time engaging with their app, but Kevin Systrom, Instragram's chief executive, said in a Tweet that Instagram should help ensure that any time spent using the app should be "positive and intentional".

YouTube Announces Expanded Music Credits on Videos
Björn Ulvaeus of Abba noted, "The songwriter is every bit as important as the artist and deserves recognition". Plus, credits will be accessible for all future videos with music.

"Understanding how time online impacts people is important, and it's the responsibility of all companies to be honest about this", Systrom tweeted on Tuesday.

"Code buried in Instagram's Android app reveals a "Usage Insights" feature that will show users their 'time spent, '" it reports.

Britain slashes top stake on gambling machines to 2 pounds
Bookmaker William Hill said it will see a reduction in total gaming net revenue of 35%-45% following the move. Changes to the stake will need to be brought through leglislation and will need to be approved by parliament.

Last week at Google I/O, the company unveiled a Digital Wellbeing platform for Android P. This will make it easier for Android device owners to limit their smartphone usage, by setting restrictions. A 2017 study released by analytics firm Flurry showed the average U.S. user spends five hours a day on their device, a 20 percent year-over-year increase. You'll soon be able to find out.

McGregor eyes more glory after rejoining Rangers on two-year contract
Now, the Liverpool legend is turning his attention to the defence and is keen on bringing the 21-year-old centre back to Ibrox. Gerrard said of McGregor: 'He is a vastly experienced goalkeeper who we feel can add to the options available to us now .

Related News:

  • Buffalo Bills announce Thurman Thomas' No. 34 jersey will be retired

    Buffalo Bills announce Thurman Thomas' No. 34 jersey will be retired

    The Buffalo Bills will be retiring their third jersey number in franchise history this season, and frankly it seems long overdue. Thomas received Heisman votes in 1985 and 1987; the honor went to Auburn's Bo Jackson and Notre Dame's Tim Brown, respectively.
    Cauvery water dispute: DMK working president MK Stalin slams draft scheme

    Cauvery water dispute: DMK working president MK Stalin slams draft scheme

    The Centre has ignored the directive given in the Cauvery Tribunal's final award that the CMB should be an independent body. The Apex court also directed the Centre to file a modified scheme on Cauvery River management before it on Thursday.
    Amanda Nunes thinks coaches failed Raquel Pennington at UFC 224

    Amanda Nunes thinks coaches failed Raquel Pennington at UFC 224

    So when she said she wanted out, there was an overwhelming sense that her coaches were in the wrong to tell her otherwise. Pennington told Helwani she knew something was wrong with her leg as soon as Nunes" landed the very first kick.
  • Cisco Earnings: A Slight Beat, a 4% Slide

    Cisco Earnings: A Slight Beat, a 4% Slide

    This repurchase authorization authorizes the network equipment provider to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. The institutional investor bought 18,401 shares of the network equipment provider's stock, valued at approximately $705,000.
    See the Xbox Adaptive Controller in Action

    See the Xbox Adaptive Controller in Action

    Called the Xbox Adaptive Controller , the new $99.99 device is unlike the regular Xbox One remotes designed for two-handed use. Disabled gamers sadly can not play video games sometimes since some of them aren't able to use their hands properly.
    Chrissy Teigen Gives Birth to Second Child With John Legend

    Chrissy Teigen Gives Birth to Second Child With John Legend

    Months later, Teigen confirmed that she was pregnant with a baby boy , which wasn't a surprise to fans of the couple. Congrats, Chrissy and John! "It feels worse for me because with IVF you know *so* early", she shared.
  • BT Plus will grant you unlimited mobile data when your Wi-Fi goes down

    BT Plus will grant you unlimited mobile data when your Wi-Fi goes down

    There's also good news for smartphone fans who run out of data on a regular basis with EE now revealing its new gifting service. Allera said: "We made some tough choices last week, but we are reinvesting in networks and customer services".
    US Surgeon General helps with medical emergency on flight to Jackson

    US Surgeon General helps with medical emergency on flight to Jackson

    He had also worked to tamp down panic in the United States over the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, Bernstein reported. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, a group of more than 6,700 uniformed officer public health professionals.
    Starbucks to Open 2700 More Stores in China Within 5 Years

    Starbucks to Open 2700 More Stores in China Within 5 Years

    The chain also bringing a new line of pre-made cold tea as well as coffee to China next month. Brands Inc in 2016, said it had 8,112 stores including KFC and Pizza Hut at the end of March.
  • Circle raises fresh funds; plans dollar-pegged token

    Circle raises fresh funds; plans dollar-pegged token

    Circle is aiming to build a bridge between them, betting that it would make for a more inclusive consumer payments environment. In a recent blog post , the startup announced the existence of the cryptocurrency and provided details on what it's all about.
    Nadal Dispatches Dzumhur To Advance In Rome

    Nadal Dispatches Dzumhur To Advance In Rome

    Fognini got the Foro Italico crowd fired up with an inspired 6-4 1-6 6-3 win over last week's Madrid finalist, Thiem. Halep needs to reach at least the quarterfinals or risk losing the top spot to Caroline Wozniacki.
    Ride of Silence pays tribute, spreads awareness

    Ride of Silence pays tribute, spreads awareness

    The Ride of Silence is an global event that aims to honor bicyclists who have been killed or injured on the roadways. Ride of Silence is a national event and bike shops across the US conduct rides at the same time.


Most liked

Five found dead at Denton County residence
The Ponder Independent School District said it was placed on "heightened alert", but the area was later determined to be secure. According to firefighters, around 8:30 a.m. local time they received a message about a burglary in the house.

Indore, the cleanest city, followed by Bhopal and Chandigarh
Puri said that the names of the worst performing cities would be announced on the day the awards would be presented. Hardeep Singh Puri took to micro-blogging site Twitter and congratulated the cities for their performance.

Facebook Stories To Add Archive Options And Audio Messages
Several feature additions set to roll out in the next few months, however, may put Facebook's version in a league of its own. After completing the creativity with Voice Posts , you can share them on Facebook Stories or as a post on News Feed.

Council Takes First Step to Enforcing Net Neutrality in San Antonio
Collins announced her support in January, but Kennedy and Murkowski had been undecided. The Senate has taken action to protect net neutrality rules set to end next month.

Buffon calls time on stellar Juve career
I'm having continual discussion with Andrea, who knows what is happening around me and is an advisor I don't want to lose. He won Serie A nine times and the Coppa Italia five times, while he also lifted the UEFA Cup with Parma in 1999.

Sporting Libson players attacked during training, Bas Dost hurt
Sporting Lisbon missed out on Champions League football under agonising circumstances on the last day of the Primeira Liga season. Dutch forward Bas Dost , who has scored 34 goals for the club this season, reportedly suffered cuts to his head in the attack.

Airtel to offer post FUP speed of 128Kbps on Unlimited Prepaid Packs
The prepaid packs start from Rs 199 . the new update brings 128kbps of speed after the FUP (Fair Usage Policy) get exhausted. Other benefits of the Rs 198 pack include free local, STD and roaming voice calls and 100 SMS per day.

Venezuela Launches Commission to Investigate Prison Riot
Venezuela's Information Ministry did not respond to a request for comment. So they've taken the entire prison where I'm at". They are saying that they want to kill me.

Pink Totally Destroys Troll Who Called Her 'Old'
The mom-of-two has since received praise from fans and fellow celebs for setting the troll straight. "Cant wait to see you once you're 80", a consumer wrote .

Woman detained after feces flinging incident at Langley Tim Hortons
In video released via Live Leak, the woman can be seen yelling at an employee by the cash register and then grabbing some napkins. After a bit of time, the woman reaches for a pile of napkins, backs away from the counter and proceeds to drop her trousers .

Former Aston Villa defender Jlloyd Samuel killed in vehicle crash
Samuel played 199 times for Aston Villa between 1998 and 2007 and represented England at under-18, under-20 and under-21 level. In a statement released through Cheshire Police, his family said: "Jlloyd was a loving son, father, husband and brother".

Don't expect to legally bet on sports in NC anytime soon
Had Congress made sports betting criminal - which it has not yet done - the sports gambling case this week would have been moot. Rewriting those rules and providing for consumer protections, could be a time-consuming process, Sleight said.

RCB needs a win today against table-toppers Sunrisers
We know the scenario and the only way we can give ourselves that opportunity is having the desperation. It was a comical scene: Ashwin tapped the ball towards the covers and started running.

Manchester United Hold Initial Talks With Chelsea Winger's Agents
When it came to the cup game we thought we'd just deliver what we'd done all season but it didn't happen that way. Forget about that couple getting married because Saturday afternoon is for the FA Cup final .

Antoine Griezmann: Barcelona transfer approved by Diego SImeone after Europa League win
He's made me into a better player and one of the best in the world. "If he stays we'll keep growing because we are destined to keep growing".