At long last, Instagram's old-school icon is going away in favor of something more modern — a lot more modern. Instagram announced today that it's introducing a colorful new icon for its main app, as well as matching icons for apps like Layout and Hyperlapse.
Pinterest is about to unveil its redesigned and re-engineered app, with Pins that now load two or three times as quickly as before. The platform's users in the US increased 61% in the past year to 87 million each month, per ComScore, and the company is seeking to expand its user base globally.
After their most recent earnings results, Snap Inc. CEO Evan Spiegel announced that they were making changes, that they were looking to revamp the app to boost usage and re-ignite growth.
Now, Snap Inc. has revealed details of their redesign, which puts more emphasis on personal connections, and separates your friend-to-friend conversations from everything else.