These days, the news about the new features that Instagram is working on has become a constant in the world of technology. Apparently, the company's executives came to the conclusion that in order to increase the number of users and excel in heavy competition with other platforms, they have no choice but to add new and useful capabilities to this platform. Following this trend, Instagram announced that it is working on a new version of the feed that displays users' content in full screen.
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According to the company, this feature will be tested on a limited number of users. Users who are part of this experiment can view other users' photos and videos in full screen while scrolling through the main feed. According to screenshots published by Zuckerberg, the posts in the new mode occupy the entire screen to the top of the screen, which makes it look like a tick. Instagram says about this feature that the navigation bar still appears at the bottom of the page and the descriptions, comments, likes and other options next to the Instagram logo take on a new look to fit this feature.
Regarding the information displayed on the top of the phone, namely the clock, charge percentage and mobile internet icon, we must say that this information is also floating in this feature. Will be available to users. The company's executives have also announced the creation of shortcuts for sending posts and messages in this experiment. Instagram has not yet set a date for the official release of this feature, but we expect that this very useful feature will be available to the general users of this platform if approved in the near future.
Instagram's popular platform last year added features The new and very useful application was able to increase the number of its contacts, and this year the company intends to continue the good trend by offering more user-friendly capabilities. In this regard, Instagram has introduced a new feature for its users that automatically adds subtitles to videos. This new feature is currently only enabled for some languages, but Instagram has promised to add more languages to the feature soon.
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This feature uses AI technology, so at first the subtitles may not be complete, but over time, as AI learns, their quality will improve and more languages will be added. Automatic subtitling is very useful for users who suffer from hearing problems. Also, content creators used to have to manually add subtitles to their video content, but now with this great feature, their workflow will be easier.
This Meta-owned platform is also being tested There is a new design of story display that in this new design, up to the third story of one user can be seen for other users, and then the next user's story is automatically displayed for you, which can be bad news for Instagram content producers. . Currently, Instagram users can upload up to 100 stories at a time. Although this number has not changed in the new versions of Instagram, users must select "Show All" to see more stories than one user. Otherwise, Instagram will show you the next user's stories.
Amber Alert System ( Amber Alerts) is another new feature of Instagram that will soon be available to users in some countries. Launched in the United States in 1996, the alert has been broadcast on radio, television and other media to help locate missing children. In this regard, Instagram intends to include Amber alert in its main feed. The feature is now enabled for US users, and Instagram has announced that users in 25 other countries around the world will be able to use the Amber alert in the coming weeks.
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