Instagram Ends Location Sharing via API


Instagram has cut off the ability of third-party applications to pull Instagram user location data via an API, it said today, as the Facebook-owned social media network moves to tighten privacy permissions.

The decision was made to “minimize data exposure and ensure safety and privacy on our API” the company said today, as it migrated the final permission from its legacy API platform to the Facebook Graph API.

Instagram shut down its public API last year, meaning third-party apps now need to be approved by Instagram for API access, and has been

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