The application of photography and video, Instagram., Launched its first version for Windows Phone Wednesday, just over three years after its appearance in iOS and Android.
The arrival of this app due to internal negotiations between Facebook and Instagram on the resources required by their engineers to create a special version for this operating system, which has only 3.6% share of the world market, according to IDC figures.
“Last year saw Instagram grow, but we also saw the growth of a new mobile platform as tens of millions of people worldwide became Windows Phone. Our mission is to give everyone the ability to capture and share moments, “posted on its corporate blog Instagram.
Before formally appeared in this Windows Phone app, dozens of competitors or independent developers created applications that emulated using the popular platform. Even the same team of Nokia developed the app in March InstaWithLove ‘2 ‘, in which he called on users to capture photos with filters, to prove that move was worth it to experience Instagram computers running Windows operating system.
Telling users on Android and iOS, Instagram has over 150 million registered accounts worldwide, with the arrival of Windows Phone, the company created in 2010 by Kevin Systrom and Mike twenties Krieger, now reaches 97.5% of the global market of smartphones.
Nokia is the leading manufacturer of computers running Windows Phone, with over 95% market share, adding to other competitors such as HTC, Samsung and even Huawei, which is now the largest producer of Android phones.