Instagram prepares to launch TikTok rival Reels in Ireland

Credit: WorldNews- Published on August 5, 2020
Instagram is expanding its TikTok copycat to new countries, with the Republic set to get access to the video sharing feature. Instagram Reels, which was launched last year in Brazil before being extended to Germany and France in June 2020, and India in July, allows users to create 15-second multi-clip videos, adding audio and...
Advertisement

Video credit: BBC World News - Affiliate
Published on August 5, 2020 -  02:25
Instagram rolls out its TikTok rival Reels
The photo-sharing app adds new features that will be very familiar to TikTok fans.

You are here


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Instagram

Online photo-sharing and social networking service
Charlize Theron, known for keeping her kids out of the spotlight, has shared photos of her adopted children, Jackson, 8, and August, 4, on Instagram.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 6 hours ago

The broadcaster gains a million followers within five hours of joining the platform on Thursday.
Credit: BBC News - Published 17 hours ago

Breakout hip-hop artist Lizzo is making waves, gracing the cover of Vogue Magazine's October 2020 issue. The three-time Grammy award winning singer celebrated..
18 hours ago • WorldNews
Bow Wow is a father again ... he just revealed Instagram model Olivia Sky recently gave birth to his first son. The rapper and reality TV producer ended..
Credit: TMZ.com - Published 2 days ago


TikTok

Video-sharing application
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge

The Justice Department filed its opposition Friday to TikTok’s request for an injunction against the Trump..
7 hours ago • The Verge
TikTok Australia has denied the Chinese Communist Party wields power over content during a parliamentary inquiry in Canberra.
Credit: SBS - Published 22 hours ago

TikTok Australia has denied the Chinese Communist Party wields power over content during a parliamentary inquiry in Canberra.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 day ago

Trump says safety will be the dominant factor in his TikTok decision ......
1 day ago • WorldNews
WASHINGTON: A US judge said Thursday the Trump administration must either delay a ban on US app stores offering TikTok for download or file legal papers..
1 day ago • WorldNews

Ireland

Island in north-west Europe divided into the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge

The European Commission is appealing a July court judgment in the ongoing saga of Apple’s taxes in Ireland...
12 hours ago • The Verge
EU court ruling that the tech giant does not have to pay hefty back taxes to Ireland goes back to court.
Credit: BBC News - Published 19 hours ago

Facebook may have to pull out of Europe if the Irish Data Protection Commission enforces a ban on sharing data with the US after the European Court of Justice..
3 days ago • WorldNews
Stargazing sessions are on the rise as a trendy form of mindful meditation – helping people to relieve stress and find mental silence in all things astral...
5 days ago • WorldNews
They sound such an unlikely duo. Joe Biden's easy American drawl and Ursula von der Leyen's accented English are of different worlds. But they spoke in harmony..
1 week ago • WorldNews

Germany

Country in Central Europe
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who is in Germany recovering from what authorities there determined to be nerve agent poisoning, thanked Russian pilots..
7 hours ago • New Zealand Herald
Lack of training is restricting access to abortion in Germany, but students are trying to change that.
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 day ago

One political analyst said the move to freeze Mr Navalny's flat and bank accounts could be part of a campaign by Russia to dissuade him from returning, as he..
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago


Brazil

Largest country in South America
The Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center reported early Friday that the U.S. is on the brink of having an astounding 7 million COVID-19 cases. India follows..
18 hours ago • WorldNews
Studies show that where fire is on the increase in Amazonia, biodiversity is altered, with unique rainforest flora and fauna — and vital ecological services..
18 hours ago • WorldNews
The German carmaker collaborated with Brazil's military who were hunting for "subversives".
Credit: BBC News - Published 2 days ago


Related videos from verified sources

Kenzie Ziegler tries to justify hanging out with her friends: 'I literally can't' 01:02
Credit: In The Know Wibbitz - Published 3 weeks ago 


Instagram launches copy-cat TikTok 00:30
Credit: KTNV Channel 13 Las Vegas - Published on August 6, 2020 


Instagram Launches TikTok Competitor Reels 00:54
Credit: Cover Video STUDIO - Published on August 6, 2020 


Related news from verified sources

Instagram is expanding its TikTok copycat to new countries, with the Republic set to get access to the video sharing feature. Instagram Reels, which was launched...
on August 5, 2020 • WorldNews

· Instagram Reels, Facebook's TikTok rival, is launching in the US Wednesday. It provides users with another way to share content with their followers — in...
on August 5, 2020 • Business Insider

The social media giant's shares rose on Thursday after the launch of its new TikTok rival Instagram Reels.
on August 7, 2020 • BBC News

You might like