27 million: the number of registered users for Instagram, The most popular photo sharing application of iOS. This figure was unveiled at the SXSW conference held in Austin, Texas. According to the vendor of the application, the number of users has doubled in just over five months since it was 14 million in November 2011.
But the most important announcement concerned the porting of Android Instagram. Without making a real demonstration, he showed some pictures, explaining that this version will available “very soon”. That will fill a shortage for users of popular mobile operating system from Google.
For those of Windows Phone 7.5, which as expected will receive Instagram shortly also, it seems they are in high priority. Google may have managed to be more “persuasive” than Microsoft.