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Instagram now available on Android

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Ever since Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom announced at SXSW that his amazingly popular app would hitting the Android plaform "very soon" excitement has built to a fever pitch among the other half of the world's aspiring phone photographers. But, today is the day: Instagram is now available in the Google Play store where it is ready to help you snap photos, edit them with a series of filters, and select a range of focus tools that will allow you to enhance and customize your pictures to your hearts delight. You can then share your favorites using the app's built-in Twitter, Facebook, and e-mail capability. The new Android version of Instagram supports devices running Android 2.2 or later. It is available immediately for free in the Google Play store.