By Rob LeFebvre | Engadget | 6 days 3 hours ago | Tech
Google's new digital well-being initiative is aimed at making sure you spend more time with friends and family instead of your screens. Android and YouTube will soon include things like usage stats and notification reductions to make tearing yourself...
By Rachel Kraus | Mashable | 6 days 6 hours ago | Tech
Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom has confirmed reports that it is launching "usage insights" for Android. SEE ALSO: How a vacation and a digital detox app helped cure my iPhone addiction The feature will allow 'grammers to see "time spent" on Instagram, in an effort to help users to gain an "understanding [of] how time online impacts people." We're building tools that will help the IG community...
By Amit Chowdhry, Contributor | Forbes | 6 days 7 hours ago | Tech
Instagram is testing out a feature called "Usage Insights," which will show how long you are spending using the photo social network.
By Chaim Gartenberg | The Verge | 6 days 7 hours ago | Tech
Instagram is getting a new “Usage Insights” tool that helps users see how much time they’ve spent in the social media app, according to a discovery from app researcher Jane Manchun Wong who found the feature hidden in the code of Instagram’s Android app ( via TechCrunch ). Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom later confirmed the original report in a series of tweets, commenting that the company is...
By Trevor Mogg | Digital Trends | 6 days 13 hours ago | Tech
Lose track of time when you're on Instagram? Well, you may soon have a way to learn more about precisely how long you spend on the app, though it doesn't go as far as YouTube's new feature, which prompts you to take a break. The post Addicted to Instagram? The app may soon tell you about it appeared first on Digital Trends .