Miscellaneous

Instagram hits all-time high, over 10 million pictures shared on Thanksgiving Day

 

They say a picture is worth a thousand words — and boy did Instragram’s servers have a colossal amount of words to deal with yesterday. Via its blog, the Facebook-owned picture sharing service announced that, on Thanksgiving Day, more than 10 million holiday-related images were shared on the social network, which saw peak hour come in at around 12:00pm Pacific time with over 200 filter-packed (no filter, in some cases) images per second being Instagrammed. Moreover, Thanksgiving marked one of the app’s most active days in its short history, with Instagram saying that yesterday “broke all records as we saw the number of shared photos more than double from the day before, making it our busiest day so far.” Now bring on the leftovers.

Source: Instagram Blog

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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