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Facebook, sometime ago launched Instagram Stories, its Snapchat Stories rival for all platforms. The company has followed similar strategy for all of its other apps like WhatsApp, Messenger etc. The company today announced that its Instagram Stories is now used daily by over 200 million users which is above Snapchat’s reported figure of 160 million active users last year.

Instagram Stories has been the most popular among Facebook’s other apps. Snapchat is just limited to mobile devices but Instagram Stories is widely used in Windows on Desktop along with its presence on Mobile devices which makes it easier to find new friends.


The firm is also planning to add more new features in the future like support for geo stickers when posting Stories. The company has already added support to users in New York and Jakarta along with users in London, Chicago, Tokyo and Madrid.

The company has recently updated their App for Android and iOS to new versions 10.16 and 10.16.1 with options of converting personalized selfie snaps into sticker and pinning them in your photos.

The above feature is also expected to roll out to Windows 10 users very soon and if you are not having the Instagram App installed on your device, you can get it by clicking the below link.

Download Instagram for Windows 10

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Akshay Waghray is a technology news reporter at Windows Latest and his area of expertise include Windows Phone. Articles contributed by Akshay have been referred by big publications such as Future Inc, Purge, and others over the years.