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Instagram releases hands-free Reels creation on Samsung Phones: Connected Church News

Instagram made an interesting announcement about hands free recording option for reels that is coming to the new Samsung Flip phones. Samsung is releasing its next generation of foldable flip phones. So basically it’s a phone that has a display that folds. This is not that phone. It’s an old phone. Just using it for explaining what this feature is to you. So basically if you get this flip phone, you can place it on top of a table and you can stand right here and you can record reels or stories using Instagram hands free. So you don’t need a tripod, it doesn’t have to be shaky, you don’t have to try to figure out where to put the phone. So you can use this feature on new Samsung Flip phones and record reels and stories hands free. And Instagram also says that they are bringing more improvements to Android and Instagram Android integration.

Here is the full list of the Top 5 News Items from Week 3, August 2022 with source links from Instagram, WhatsApp, Amazon, Meta, Bitcoin, Web3.

🗞️ News 1: Instagram releases hands-free Reels creation on Samsung Phones

Source: Instagram

🗞️ News 2: Amazon triggers a trend with a new Palm-Scanning payment system

Source: TechCrunch

🗞️ News 3: WhatsApp releases new privacy tools, protection and activity controls

Source: WhatsApp

🗞️ News 4: Meta releases Duet Display and Companion apps for its Portal devices

Source: Meta

🗞️ News 5: [Web3] Machankura new SMS service allows transfer of Bitcoin via text

Source: Cointelegraph

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