Instagram implements new zoom plus Snapchat-like features

By: Andrea Brown
Sep 01, 2016

Over the past six months, we’ve seen many  changes come to Instagram, from a new icon to longer videos. Now Instagram has created a feature which many are comparing to Snapchat.

Fast Company claims that with the debut of Instagram Stories, Instagam, which is owned by Facebook, may have perfected cloning. They claim that Instagram stories is "an impressive re-creation of Snapchat Stories, albeit against the sparse, white backdrop of Instagram's app". They claim that Instagram may have done it even better.

Zoom is also available for Instagram on iOS and will be available on Android in the coming weeks. You can now pinch to zoom on photos and videos in feed, on profiles and on Explore. This means you can dive into the clear waters on an Insta travel post check every detail on a new sneaker released.

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