Apple Wanted To Remove This Feature From iPhone X, Read On To Find Out
Apple Company is popular as it has made a drastic change in the smartphone market. The company is famous for adding/omitting features as per their own line of thought. The 3.5mm headphone jack was removed from the iPhone 7 smartphone in 2016 and the TouchID sensor was removed from the iPhone X. but apart from this the popular smartphone company to omit the lightning port from the iPhone X.
The designers of the Apple Company had an idea to make the iPhone X completely wire-free by removing the wired charging tech. But, the wireless charging tech is slower than the wired charging is the reason why Apple dropped this idea. The wireless charging tech could have made the smartphone more costly than its current price.
Apart from this, Instagram has recently reached a new milestone as the Facebook-owned app has attained the mark of 1 billion monthly active users since its launch in October 2010. In order to mark the occasion, the social media platform has launched a new app only for the long-form videos.
To beat other rivals like YouTube and Twitter’s Periscope, the popular app has launched IGTV app which will feature videos only. The IGTV app has been launched in order to attract the video-loving audience. In the Instagram app, there will be a tab dedicated only to the videos.
The new app launched by the Instagram is available both for the Android smartphone users as well as iOS smartphone users. The users have to just click on the suggested pages of Instagram or Facebook account. Personalized recommendations of the pages will also be available and details of the content creators will be present for the users to follow.
The idea behind this new application is that the people can watch videos without having to make efforts of entering a search term and it will also save the time of the user. Kevin Systrom who is Instagram’s CEO stated that the new application is similar to the television that you simply turn on and watch.
The new platform is for both content creators and video lovers which will eventually create new space for monetization via ads. The plus point of this application is that the content creators can directly upload videos on it and it will also be available on the Instagram app.
However, the Instagram app has the option of posting videos but there is a time restriction on it. In the new IGTV application, videos with a length of 10 minutes to hour-long videos can be shared by the content creators. The additional point to be noted is that the company might end the time limit in future which means that the videos with an unlimited time limit will be allowed to be uploaded on the app.