Today, Instagram announced the launch of a brand new feature dubbed Instagram Direct, which is included in the release of the new Instagram 5.0 clients. The new version, which takes a page out of Snapchat's book, is available now for the iPhone's iOS and Android devices.
At 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time on Oct. 1, the US government shut down. In addition to some 800,000 federal employees being furloughed and upwards of a million more being asked to work without pay, several government websites will go dark or not be updated during the shutdown.
With the New Orleans Police Department now being a step closer to being equipped with body-worn cameras, we wondered if any local law enforcement agencies were also utilizing the technology. Shreveport Police Sgt. Bill Goodin tells KEEL News that SPD has been testing out the cameras.