Instagram quietly discontinues Boomerang and Hyperlapse standalone apps
Two extra of Instagram’s standalone apps have been faraway from app shops, as famous by some customers on Twitter and reported by Tech Crunch. Both the Boomerang and Hyperlapse apps are not out there to obtain from the iOS App Store and the Google Play Store.
Also lacking from Play Store! 👀 pic.twitter.com/q6rNmMVdIl
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Last week, Instagram introduced that it was on the point of discontinue the IGTV app because it shifts its essential app’s video technique. Plus, IGTV had been built-in into the principle app years in the past.
The Boomerang and Hyperlapse standalone apps had been launched throughout occasions when smartphones had restricted efficiency and the Hyperlapse app, for instance, might have supplied a greater time-lapse recording expertise than some handsets of the time. These apps have lengthy been built-in into the principle Instagram app by now.
Instagram’s Layout app (used to make picture collages) remains to be out there to obtain, although that is one other characteristic that’s already constructed into the app. We think about Instagram might finally part this standalone app out as properly.