Instagram to roll out ads next year

AS INSTAGRAM, a popular social photo-sharing application, reached 150 million users, the company announced Monday that it will begin to sell ads within next year. In a report from Wall Street Journal, Emily White, Instagram director of Business Operations had a meeting with Chief Executive Kevin Systrom. “For the first two weeks, I locked him …

Facebook introduces video on Instagram

NEW YORK — Facebook is adding video to its popular photo-sharing app Instagram, following in the heels of Twitter’s growing video-sharing app, Vine. Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom said Thursday that users will be able to record and share 15-second clips by tapping a video icon in the app. They can also apply filters to videos …