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Facebook Takes Aim At Failed Snapchat Acquisition With Slingshot
2014-06-17 14:24:02

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Social networking giant Facebook took aim at those who don't want their messages to last forever with Slingshot, its own service for sending self-destructing selfies and messages. The new mobile app will be available to Facebook users in the Apple App Store and Android Marketplace beginning on Tuesday in the United States and later in other countries. This app is apparently Facebook's attempt to create its own version of...

2014-04-28 23:10:27

BadApp Studios, will be removing all of its Snapchat pic saving apps by May 4th citing moral conflict as the reason. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 Late last year, a number of 3rd party developers began releasing screenshot saving apps for the popular instant messaging app, Snapchat. These apps have been consistently seen in the top 25 of the social networking charts since their inception. Included in this group of developers is Read Hauck, BadApp Studios lead developer for...

2014-03-13 23:00:15

User experience has been the driving force in the evolution of instant messaging and Snapchat functionality only provides a portion of the enhanced user experience. Snap Base is the perfect addition to the equation that will provide the necessary comfort of having the "space within a space" for users to freely express themselves through digital media exchange and not have to worry about the (what were previously) unsettling details involving storage and security. Nashville, TN...

2013-12-14 23:03:35

Following an article published by Mashable, Long Island marketing company fishbat discusses Instagram’s new feature, Instagram Direct. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) December 14, 2013 fishbat, an award-winning Long Island marketing company, comments on an article published by Mashable on December 12th, which details Instagrams new direct messaging feature. According to the Mashable article titled “Instagram Direct Brings Private Sharing to Individuals, Groups,” Instagram finally launched its...

Instant Messaging May Be Coming To Instagram
2013-11-24 04:59:21

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While Instagram’s empire was built on the strength of its image filters and its photo and video sharing tools, reports have surfaced suggesting the Facebook-owned firm could soon roll out an instant messaging feature. As first reported by Om Malik of GigaOm, “well-placed sources” within the company claim that it is “gearing up to launch new private messaging features inside its still red-hot photo and video sharing...

2013-11-18 23:27:52

In response to an article published by The Wall Street Journal, fishbat, a leading online marketing company, discusses Snapchat’s decline on Facebook’s acquisition offer. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 fishbat, a leading online marketing company, responds to an article published by The Wall Street Journal regarding Snapchat’s decline of a $3 billion Facebook buyout. According to the report published by The Wall Street Journal on November 13th titled, “Snapchat Spurned $3...

Rejected! Snapchat Says No To Facebook Acquisition
2013-11-14 04:48:56

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Startup messaging service Snapchat has spurned a $3 billion all-cash acquisition offer from Facebook, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing sources briefed on the matter. Evan Spiegel, Snapchat’s 23-year-old co-founder and CEO, rejected the deal due to competing interests from other investors and potential acquirers such as China’s Tencent Holdings Ltd., which had offered to lead an investment that would value...

Investors Throw Cash At Snapchat
2013-02-10 06:08:01

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Los Angeles based startup photo-sharing service Snapchat has raised a reported $13.5 million dollars in its first round of venture funding. The social-media app allows users to send photos that can only be viewed for a brief period of time — which is controlled by the sender — before they essentially self-destruct. The recipient of the original picture can then send one back in return, and that image, too, disappears...

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