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"Earlier this week, Twitter issued an app update to allow for photos in direct messages. Earlier this year, Snapchat's quick photo-messaging capabilities turned it into one of the fastest spreading social media apps of all time.

Well, today Instagram is set to trounce both, as it unveils a new feature named "Instagram Direct."