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Instagram is no stranger to taking product ideas from other companies and turning them into their own successes. Just ask Instagram Stories from Snapchat or Instagram Reels from TikTok. This time the company is bringing Instagram threads for Twitter.
Today Instagram chief Adam Mosseri explains why the company wants to get on Twitter now.
“hard fork” is hosted by Kevin Roose and produced by Casey Newton and Davis Land and Rachel Cohn. The show is edited by Jan Poynt. Engineering and original music by Alyssa Moxley Dan Powell, elisheba ittup, Marion Lozano, Sophia Lanman and Rowan Nemisto. Fact-checked by Caitlin Love.
Special thanks to Paula Zuchman, Pui-Ving Tam, Nell Gallogly, Kate LoPresti, and Jeffrey Miranda.