Instagram is testing geo-restriction for stories and posts

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The Next Web—Instagram is testing a geofencing feature for stories and posts. This will allow the creators to post their content to selected countries, instead of being universally available. App researcher Jane Manchun Wong pointed out on Twitter that while creating posts, users will be able to choose specific countries where they want to show their content. It seems that this feature will also be available for stories. Instagram is testing geofencing posts and stories. It allows creators to limit the...

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