vegassports-odds.com
vegassports-odds.com May 20, 2018


Leaked Instagram feature shows how much time you waste

18 May 2018, 12:30 | Marlene Myers

Instagram has an unlaunched “time spent” Usage Insights dashboard Josh Constine @ 14 hours

Instagram has an unlaunched “time spent” Usage Insights dashboard		
		
	Josh Constine

       @	   
   	14 hours

By showing users how much time they spend on Instagram, the social networking service might risk prompting people to spend less time on the app.

The company plans to make it easier for users to understand their Instagram usage patterns.

Instagram is building a new tool that'll inform users how long they are spending aimlessly scrolling through feeds.

Earlier this week, app researcher Jane Manchun Wong discovered code buried in Instagram's Android app that revealed a never-before-seen "Usage Insights" feature.

Right to Die Law Killed by Judge
California's law allows patients with six months or less to live to request lethal medications. The organization's attorney said he is confident higher courts will reverse the ruling.

CW to Introduce Batwoman in Superhero Crossover This Fall
In recent years, Batwoman (real name Katherine Kane) has become a big part of the extended Batman family. Batwoman , otherwise known as Kate Kane, is one of several vigilantes who protect Gotham City.

Donald Trump marks Mueller anniversary by claiming Federal Bureau of Investigation 'spied' on his campaign
Trump's lawyers have been in negotiations with Mueller's team for months about whether the president would sit for an interview. Both Justice Department officials resigned rather than carrying out the order.

The Facebook-owned app is working on a new "Usage Insights" feature, which will inform users the length of time they spend within the app. Understanding how time online impacts people is important, and it's the responsibility of all companies to be honest about this.

It is not immediately clear whether Instagram will show you the total time you have spent on the application till now or just break it down by shorter time frame like during the day, week or month.

Though it could potentially result in a decrease in usage, the feature would help users manage their time better, and perhaps help draw attention to any smartphone addiction issues going on.

If you've ever wondered how much time you spend flipping through photos on Instagram, then you're about to get a wake-up call.



Other News

Trending Now

Zuckerberg to meet European Union officials _ dodging public grilling
Members of the public also won't be able to form their opinions about Zuckerberg's answers to the members of the parliament.

Riot erupts at Venezuela detention center where activists, Utah man jailed
Later, socialist party leader Diosdado Cabello accused the inmates of staging the revolt to spread intrigue ahead of the election. Chief Prosecutor Tarek William Saab sent a commission to the El Helicoide prison to speak with a representative of the inmates.

A gripping documentary series about Adnan Syed's infamous case is being made
Syed nonetheless insists he has nothing to do together with her homicide, 20 years after she was discovered useless. However, in March this year the Court of Special Appeals ruled to vacate his conviction and granted him a retrial.

Watch today's 'Call of Duty: Black Ops 4' reveal event here
That's the first bit of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 artwork and our first hint at the return of exo suits. Like the lack of a campaign mode and the decision to include a new Battle Royale mode.