Instagram retreats on some service terms

Looks like we do not need to delete our Instagram accounts after all! A move in which received a huge backlash and uproar amongst its users where Instagram initially had stated in their updated terms that user’s photos will be sold by Instagram with no compensation made to the users; essentially transforming the photo social sharing network to be come perhaps one of the largest istock photo company.

Instagram founder and CEO Kevin Systrom has apologised in a blog post and through Instagram for a failure to “communicate our intentions clearly.”

With that change, Flikr might have been celebrating a little too soon as they would have been expecting a jump in users for their new app which is similar to Instagram, Check out the post on Metropolitant.com here.

Will you be keeping your Instagram account? AMM will be keeping his.

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