The company's CEO, Kevin Systrom, announced the launch of the application for devices with Google operating system. At the moment there is only private beta. "In some ways is even better than the app for IOS," said the executive
It was an announcement is expected and the event occurred in South By Southwest (SXSW) to be held in Austin Texas, where Kevin Systrom, Instagram CEO, gave a lecture and confirmed the rumors: the application is also available for Android.
Currently the software was downloaded by 27 million users only in IOS. This program allows you to edit and share images across different computers from Apple.
Systrom announced that Instragram come "very soon" to Android, although for now only be in the form of private beta. "In some ways is even better than the app for IOS," confirmed executive
The conference unveiled the first images of the application. Systrom noted that launched the application on various platforms at the same time because that way they would not have been able to innovate in the same way
Android operating system is the most widely adopted worldwide and in the fourth quarter reached a market share of 50.9%. This represents a great opportunity for Instagram.