Israelis are the top users of social media in the world

Pew study shows Israeli adults have highest level of social media use in the world, with 77% of adults connected.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/8/2019, 7:53 AM

Whatsapp, Instagram and FB Messenger to integrate by 2020

Mark Zuckerberg seeks to integrate Whatsapp, Instagram and Facebook Messenger, with end-to-end encryption.Arutz Sheva, 1/25/2019, 4:16 PM

Instagram expected to overtake Facebook by end of 2020

In 2012, Facebook purchased Instagram for $1 billion. Now, Instagram is set to overtake Facebook in terms of users by the end of 2020.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2019, 2:20 PM

Iran bans Instagram over 'security concerns'

Iran’s National Cyberspace Council approves steps to block popular photo sharing app.Elad Benari, 1/3/2019, 4:12 AM

Instagram removes anti-Semitic hashtags

Instagram removes two anti-Semitic hashtags which promoted conspiracy that Jews were responsible for 9/11.Ben Ariel, 11/2/2018, 6:46 AM

3 Polish teens make Nazi salute at Auschwitz, post photo

Polish teens to be investigated after they make Nazi salute at entrance to Auschwitz-Birkenau, post photo on Instagram.JTA, 10/10/2018, 5:24 PM

Instagram users report issues

Instagram users say they can't connect, app doesn't update properly.Reut Hadar, 10/3/2018, 11:20 AM

Instagram founders stepping down

Instagram founders step down due to tensions with Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, reports say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2018, 3:28 PM

Iran detains teenager over Instagram dance videos

Iran detains 18-year-old teenage girl who posted dance videos on Instagram against "moral norms".Elad Benari, 7/9/2018, 4:13 AM

Jewish sisters face backlash for mother's identity

These 4 Jewish sisters were best known as Instagram stars - until the internet found out their mother is Pamela Geller.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2018, 4:00 PM

Israeli virtuoso launches concerto for Instagram

Mandolin virtuoso Avi Avital's 15-second performance is an illustration of the modern era's short attention span.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2016, 1:22 PM

New start-up measures the value of 'likes'

Exclusive interview: SquareTarget, the innovation of an American immigrant to Israel, helps businesses make the most of Instagram.Tova Dvorin, 5/6/2016, 2:42 PM

Instagram shuts down Nasrallah's account

Instagram shuts down Hezbollah leader's account for a second time, claims Iranian news agency.Ben Ariel, 2/24/2016, 4:42 AM

Facebook Back Online After Crash

World's most popular social networking site downed temporarily; Instagram, Tinder also affected.Tova Dvorin and Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 1/27/2015, 9:19 AM

Iran Censoring 'Offensive' Images on Instagram

Iran has started censoring images posted on photo sharing app Instagram, removing content deemed "offensive".Ben Ariel, 12/26/2014, 5:44 AM

Iranian Court Orders Ban on Instagram

In latest censorship move, Iranian court orders photo-sharing app Instagram to be blocked over privacy concerns.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/23/2014, 11:12 PM