Instagram Passes Twitter with 300M Users


Instagram has big news with a nice round number. The Facebook-owned company announced Wednesday it now has 300 million monthly active users, which is more than Twitter. Re/code says the service has grown 50 percent in the past nine months, adding 100 million monthly users since March 2014.

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