Although making GIFs isn't particularly a new thing - you can easily turn your live photos into GIFs through Google's Notion Stills app - but adding the feature to Gboard makes it much easier and fun to do. The update also adds in support with GIPHY, which has a vast library of stickers. You'll now be able to add moving sparkles, word art, or accessories like hats and sunglasses to your story, overlaid on photos, videos, or Boomerangs. In the past few weeks, the feature was spotted in the app's Beta mode by a few users. Like stickers, GIFs on Instagram Stories can also be resized.
That's not all the new features the social network announced today. Or, if it's more your cup of tea, you can add something that totally doesn't belong in the scene - and collapse in giggles at the resulting masterpiece. Instagram will soon let users add any photos or videos of any size to their Stories. When a user selects that, a GIF selection screen will appear.
Popular photo-sharing platform Instagram is rolling out a new feature that helps users search and add GIF stickers to their Instagram "Stories".
With the upcoming update, your pictures and videos can be shared in their original dimensions, be they in a square, portrait or landscape format. You'll now be able to pinch and zoom to fit the entire photo into the story, and any extra room left empty by a photo will be filled with a matching custom color gradient.
This leads to 'selective exposure, ' he said, where people are more likely to select news sources that they already agree with. Publishers are seeing a huge dip in engagement and reach ever since Facebook announced new changes in the news feed algorithm.
Freed, the federal prosecutor, said investigators are working to piece together the chaotic sequence of events. Hill and Pitts were removed from the back of the house during the confrontation after being shot.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg speaks during a sit-down with NPR's Nina Totenberg at the the Cinema Cafe in Utah. When Totenberg asked about the justice's health at 84 years old, Ginsburg said it was "very good", to a round of applause.
Well it looks like loot boxes are not going away anytime soon because we may see them appear in Dragon Ball FighterZ . The Dragon Ball FighterZ loot boxes come in the form of Z Capsules (which hold cosmetic items and lobby avatars).
The couple went to high school together in Suffolk, England, and rumor is that Sheeran had a crush on her even back then. Writing to his 19 million followers, Sheeran , 26, said: "Got myself a fiancée just before new year".
Make no mistake, this performance was mighty impressive. "I've got a lot out of it and I'm excited to get at it next week". To sort of validate your position as the Player of the Year so early on is really satisfying in a way".
Vrabel went to Houston in 2014 and coached linebackers with the Texans for three seasons before becoming coordinator. If it pays quick dividends, however, general manager Jon Robinson will look like a genius.
He gave me the opportunity to springboard and score that many goals for the club, and no-one can take that away from me. Nacer Chadli is still out for the Baggies but James Morrison could make a return after a lengthy stint on the sidelines.
If enemies know we are weak today but will be strong tomorrow, they have every incentive to strike sooner rather than later. Mock ships the size of American destroyers are laid out in China's missile impact test range on the edge of the Gobi Desert.
Sanders responded by pointing out that Republicans didn't have the 60 votes they needed to block a filibuster in the Senate. After yet another eventual day, Sanders returned to meet with the media, as reported by ABC News on January 17.
Trump tax cuts will boost global economy
The IMF update saw an improvement in the global economy still working its way way out of the remnants of the financial crisis. The fund said that changes to the US tax code approved in December were responsible for roughly half of the boost to growth.
Microsoft announces education-focused laptops starting at $189
All four are spill resistant, ruggedized for students, and promise long battery life to avoid having wires all over the classroom. For the past three years, Microsoft has watched as Google's Chromebooks have eaten away at the low-priced Windows PC market.
Taliban claim deadly attack in Kabul
Guests cowered behind pillars and in rooms as gunmen sprayed bullets and set fire to parts of the six-storey building. The siege ended yesterday when the last attacker was killed, more than 12 hours after the attack began.
SA business plans to boycott Trump's Davos speech
India has framed a model Bilateral Investment Protection Agreement (BIPA) and is now negotiating it with several countries. WEF 2018 will also see the largest ever proportion of women leaders including all co-chairs being women this time.
Congress Misses Deadline to Prevent Shutdown
On immigration, President Trump said he'd accept whatever deal lawmakers reached, but then shot down a bipartisan proposal . Most Democrats in both houses are not willing to vote on Republican legislation that includes none of their priorities.
Rising variety of actors surrender Woody Allen
The day after the Weinstein accusation broke in full force I was shooting a day of work on Woody Allen's latest movie in NY . When Mia Farrow asked why she didn't repeat what she had said earlier, "I told her that I was embarrassed".