Instagram's DM updates feature disappearing messages and more as the photo sharing platform continues to make moves to merge its app with Facebook Messanger.
As social media takes over daily communication, countless apps are fighting for the top spot in a consumers' online chats. Instagram is hoping for heightened engagement with new features like Vanish Mode, in which a message will disappear after a chat has been closed. Meanwhile, the social media platform is spicing up group chats by offering more customization features like color gradients and selfie stickers. These exciting updates also arrive with updated privacy controls, allowing users to have more control over who messages them.
In addition, those partaking in video calls can opt for simultaneous viewing of IGTV, TV shows and movies.
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