If you want to take the visual pulse of a major event, you can do a lot worse than checking out Instagram. Now, for Hurricane Sandy, we present Instacane, a site that updates with Instagram images of the storm in real time. It doesn't seem to be curated, so there are plenty of context-less images popping through, but there's also a lot of interesting shots, like this one, near the Hudson River. Keep an eye on it here.
By Kyle Wagner/Gizmodo
Posted 04.09.2012 at 2:44 pm 2 Comments
Mark Zuckerberg just announced that Facebook has agreed to buy mega-popular photo sharing service Instagram for $1 billion. Facebook's been on a buying spree of late, and has been beefing up its own already-ubiquitous photo sharing service lately as well. But it looks like it just landed a whale.
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