Instagram Expands Hiding ‘Likes’ to Make You Happier

The Facebook-owned photo-sharing service has been running the test in Canada since May.

  • Published 19 July 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Instagram is expanding a test to hide how many "likes" people's posts receive as it tries to combat criticism that such counts hurt mental health and make people feel bad when comparing themselves to others. The Facebook-owned photo-sharing service has been running the test in Canada since May. Now, Facebook said the test has been expanded to Ireland, Italy, Japan, Australia, Brazil and New Zealand. Facebook typically tests new Facebook and… Read at AP News