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Instagram Just Solved A Major Pain, Now Translates Its @ Mentions To Correct Twitter Usernames In Tweets

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http://techcrunch.com – There’s nothing worse than mentioning someone on Instagram when their username is different from their Twitter name. If you tweet the image, then the username doesn’t properly sync up. For example, if your Instagram name is @Joe and your Twitter name is @JoeC, the tweet that would go out with a photo mentioning you would go to @Joe…and that was a major problem. The team has fixed that today, according to its blog: It can be cumbersome sharing a photo to Twitter and @mentioning someone whose Twitter username is different from their Instagram username. Today, we’ve rolled out (IT news)