Newsfeed Update: 07.27.12
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Olympics Opening Ceremony: Director Danny Boyle to Bring Spectacle and Surprises to Event (ABC News)
Now that the Olympic torch has made its way through the streets of London, even passing Prince William and Kate Middleton at Buckingham Palace, excitement is building for the opening ceremony. But, as the world watches, the one question on everyone's mind is: Who will light the cauldron at Olympic stadium?
Instagram Reaches 80 Million Users, 4 Billion Photos (SocialTimes)
Instagram has come a long way since Facebook acquired the photo effects and sharing app in April. In a blog post, the Instagram team boasted 80 million registered users who have collectively shared 4 billion photos.
NY1 Reporter Attacked By Sheet-Wearing Snack Bandit (FishbowlNY)
Here is your morning "Only in New York" moment. NY1 reporter Vivian Lee was busy preparing for a story in Cobble Hill when a woman, draped in a white sheet, climbed in a NY1 van and began using Lee's make-up and eating snacks.