“Instagram” .. Scanning messages automatically – Al-Ittihad newspaper


San Francisco (dpa)

The social networking site “Instagram” is developing a new feature that allows the deletion of messages exchanged between users after a specified period of time similar to the feature of temporary messages that distinguish the application of instant chat and social networking Snapchat.
The site «CNet.com» specializing in technology issues, that Jin Mansion Wong, a reverse engineering expert, monitored Instagram experiments to develop this feature when it discovered the existence of a new code in the Instagram application for smart devices running the Android operating system, where the new code bears the name The expression “do not speak evil”.
Wong published a message on the social networking site «Twitter», in which she stated that the new feature is active when Instagram users write their messages through the Dark Mode window that opens through “Instagram Direct”, the messages that are exchanged are deleted once the window is closed .
For his part, Instagram site owned by Facebook confirmed the discovery of Wong.
“We are always looking for new features to improve the chat service (among users) … The development of this feature is still at an early stage, and it has not been tested externally yet,” Instagram said.


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