Instagram debuts Boomerang, an app that makes 1-second loops

If Vines are too much of a time-suck, than Instagram has the solution with Boomerang. It’s a separate app from Instagram that stitches together five burst photos and plays them back in a 1-second video, causing a “boomerang” effect. In a blog post, Instagram clarifies that it’s “not a gif,” even though it closely resembles one. The app contains Instagram’s signature filters, too.Read the full article