PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Instagram is apologizing after social media erupted over what was through to be a new update.READ MORE: 6 Pedestrians Hit By Driver While Leaving Chester Church, Police Say
On Thursday, many users had to tap or swipe horizontally through their Instagram feed, versus vertically. It was like how users scroll through the Instagram story feature.READ MORE: 21-Year-Old Dead, 2 Injured During Saturday Night Shootings Across Philadelphia
However, Instagram head Adam Mosseri said the update was a test that went broad by accident.
“That was supposed to be a very small test that went broad by accident. Should be fixed now. If you’re still seeing it simply restart the app,” said Mosseri on Twitter.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Kicks Off First Parade Celebrating All Winter Holidays Following First Omicron COVID Case
Many users took to Twitter to vent their feelings.