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Android Gets Instagram, Sparks Class Warfare, iPhone User Hate, & More Cat Photos

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The popular photo app Instagram launched in the Android market today, leaving behind its prior iPhone exclusivity. Naturally--and after a flood of downloads--the internet is clogged with haters who be hating, evoking the old epic Coke versus Pepsi battle and some class warfare style barbs pitting phone versus phone.

Also: More moodily lit photos of cats.