Social War: Facebook’s Instagram Disables Feature on Twitter

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(LATimes)-

Is Facebook starting a proxy war with Twitter?

It sure seems like it after Instagram, Facebook’s photo-sharing social network, announced it will no longer support a feature that allows its photos to show up on Twitter.

The announcement came after Twitter posted on its status website about “Instagram photo-rendering issues.” The San Francisco-based social network said some users are having problems seeing Instagram photos display correctly. That’s because Instagram stopped using Twitter’s card integration — which lets some tweets to expand to show additional content such as an Instagram photo.

“Issues include cropped images,” Twitter said, explaining that some users are only seeing parts of an image when they click on a tweet containing a link to an Instagram photo.

The latest issue comes just a few months…..

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