Yes, it appears that Instagram users have begun receiving notifications that the app is implenting new security measures, namely the fact that any screenshot taken of a user's "story" will send a notification to that user, alerting them to your action. To be clear, creators won't get a specific notification when someone takes a screenshot of their story, it will only show up in their list of story viewers.
The company is performing this new test that's more likely meant to check if the new feature has any perceptible effects on user engagement, before resolving whether or not Instagram will be rolling out it to all the users.
Earlier to this, the only screenshot notification on Instagram was when someone used to take a screenshot of the private direct message. Anyone could take a screenshot of someone's photo or story without notifying the creator. This new feature - the latest to be lifted from Snapchat - hasn't been turned on for all users in order for Instagram to first gauge response. Like there is a chance that people might stop watching stories in greater number as they would not be able to take screenshots anonymously.
But conservatives in the South are furious at the initiative, accusing President Moon Jae-in of being a North Korean sympathiser. Earlier South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon had hosted a lunch for the Pyongyang delegation at a five-star hotel.
As much as it might have been a festive environment early for the home team, LeBron absolutely laid the smack down on Boston. The Boston Celtics honored Paul Pierce by retiring his jersey after their game versus the Cleveland Cavaliers Sunday night.
The U.N. says more than 270,000 people have been displaced in Idlib because of the government onslaught since December 15. She says the goal is to allow humanitarian aid and medical care to flow to more than 700 civilians in eastern Ghouta.
The Facebook-owned Instagram will notify their users when someone will screenshot or screen-record their temporary stories. With over 300 million active users on the platform, it remains to be seen how Instagram's new feature will be received.
The delegation of 22 officials from the North arrived on Friday in order to attend the opening ceremony for the Winter Olympics. During their meeting President Moon was pictured smiling and shaking hands with Kim Yo Jong.
North and South Korea are technically still at war after their 1950-53 conflict ended in a truce rather than a peace treaty. Korea or exchange pleasantries w/ the most oppressive regime on earth", Agen tweeted , with check marks next to each item.
He further claimed that the terrorists immediately flew away from the place, and search operations were launched to trace them. The CRPF on Monday claimed to have thwarted militants' bid to attack its camp in Karan Nagar area of Srinagar .
South African ruling party leaders to meet amid Zuma limbo
Mr Zuma's race for the presidency was in its last stretch when prosecutors dropped the charges against him over the arms deal. Some ruling party members have pushed for ANC leaders to demand that Zuma, who has denied any wrongdoing, resign.
LeBron James thankful Cavs finally paid attention to detail
Wade was one of James' closest friends who came to Cleveland just to be reunited with his former Miami Heat running mate. As the Thomas swap was being digested around the league, the Cavs completed a three-team deal with Utah and Sacramento.
London airport shut after World War II bomb found
A 214-metre exclusion zone was put in place by the Met Police and the Royal Navy were called in to make the area safe. German Air Forces during "Blitz" in September 1940 and May 1941 dropped thousands of bombs on London.
Trump mulling privatization of International Space Station
Boeing has helped manage the ISS for more than 20 years and space station manager Mark Mulqueen warned against privatisation. All or part of the ISS has been in low Earth orbit since 1998 and the station has been continuously inhabited since 2000.
US, UK government sites hit by crypto-mining malware
Texthelp told The Register that it had shut down the operation by disabling Browsealoud while its engineering team investigated. The makers of Browsealoud, Texthelp, confirmed that hackers inserted a script known as Coinhive into their software.
Airbus stops A320neo deliveries on safety fears
Airbus said 113 of the jets at 18 airlines use the Pratt geared turbofan engine, but not all are affected. Not all of the engines are affected by the issue, though the spokesperson declined to say how many.
Barcelona Frustrated by Resilient Getafe at Camp Nou
Dembele hasn't played since suffering a hamstring injury in his left leg in a 4-2 win at Real Sociedad on January 14. Yerry Mina and Lucas Digne are playing in central defence with injuries keeping Samuel Umtiti and Gerard Pique out.