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Focus: Instagram's New Camera Format In Stories

After you take the photo, you can do the usual creative stuff like add filters, stickers, text or whatever it is that you usually do in your Instagram Stories.

However, the question now is why users would want to download their Instagram data in the first place.

Instagram's Spokesperson has confirmed this to TechCrunch on Wednesday, "We are building a new data portability tool". According to one of the provisions in UK's upcoming Data Protection Bill, companies should let its users migrate their data from one service to another. As Facebook is falling in line with GDPR norms, it is expected that this tool will bring photo-sharing Instagram under the same ambit.

They include an overhauled settings menu, a new Privacy Shortcuts menu, and new tools to help you find, download and delete your Facebook info.

Internet companies have until May 25 to comply with the GDPR.

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It is also unclear whether the images exported will be in the original full resolution or compressed.

Another benefit of the data portability tool is how it can make quitting Instagram easier. The new tool from Instagram would shut off all such businesses when the giant introduce this feature natively within the Instagram's application under the Settings menu. If you're the David Attenborough of nightclub videography, Instagram Focus will be a godsend; all the better for capturing ill-advised karaoke and drunk-eyes.

As of right now, the report states that it is not quite clear whether you'll only be able to download your media files and messages or your followers' list, likes and comments as well.

Instagram just unveiled yet another way for us to up our selfie game with a new feature called Focus. This would greatly reduce the risks associated with trusting third-party app developers with an individual's Instagram credentials.

Test it out and let us know what you think below.

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