Instagram To Rebrand IGTV As 'Instagram TV'
Instagram will be rebranding IGTV as 'Instagram TV'. The company's first big push into video, IGTV, was meant to be a mobile equivalent to YouTube. However, the lengthier format failed to catch on, and just two months later, TikTok was released in the United States. With its short video format "Reels", Instagram has refocused its video efforts to compete with TikTok.
Tags: Instagram , IGTV, Reels, Social Media
Google Chrome Launches 'Threadit' - A Video Clip Communication Tool
Google has launched new tool Threadit to facilitate better communication in a virtual workspace. The tool, similar to Instagram Reels or TikTok, will enable users to record short clips or their screens and send them to their team members via a link. Moreover, eliminating the need to host virtual meetings, the tool also enables members to respond to video communication messages whenever they are ready. Users can also stitch numerous clips into… read-more
Tags: Google, Reels, Work From Home, Virtual Conference
Netflix Starts Funny Video Feed Fast Laughs To Compete Reels, TikTok
Considering the popularity of reels and Tiktok, Netflix has introduced 'Fast Laughs' - a quick short video mobile feature showing funny clips from movies, series, and stand up shows. The new feature allows users to enjoy the best parts of different shows without committing to watch the whole show. A Netflix official said the company always looking to make discovery easier for viewers. The feature will be available on iOS devices in select… read-more
Tags: Netflix, Reels, TikTok, Shows
Courtesy: Zee news
Instagram Reels Offers a Dedicated Tab For Indian Users
Following a massive response for 'Instagram Reels' in India, the company has offered a dedicated tab in Reels app for the country. The new feature will facilitate searching Reels creators and their videos in the app. It will replace the positioning of existing 'explore tab' that will now be placed at the top right corner of the home page. India is the first country to get such feature in Reels.
Tags: Instagram , Reels, Social Media, Facebook
Courtesy: ANI News