The popularity of the social network Instagram is haunted by the competitors of the firm Facebook with the service. Google planned to announce their own platform for online photo storage. Previously on projects of creation of rival Instagram said Russian social network "Vkontakte".
Google pleased with their own users news - the company's engineers have already appealed to the creation of an application that will be a solid competition to the famous service Instagram. The new program also will be focused on sharing photos and videos. This platform will be part of the social network Google .
According to rumors, the demonstration of this application will be held at the meeting of the creators in San Francisco in late may. Firm Google has a view to Supplement the service with new features and capabilities that should make it more entertaining Instagram.
Initially, Google was created in the Photos app, pre-installed on Android devices. Specifically, it can be the basis for the new program. However, contrary to the expectations of Google, Photos did not become famous among users, and many of its functions had been removed. The service has become more focused on storage and processing of the images.
To date, all photos uploaded through the service, are stored in Google cloud storage. But the new service will have offline storage. Unlike Photos, the new platform will be independent and will be able to work users of Facebook and Twitter.
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