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Facebook Slingshot App To Take On Snapchat

Let the app wars begin!

Say hello to Slingshot, an upcoming Facebook application being heralded as Facebook’s first-ever legitimate competitor to Snapchat. That’s right, folks. Your options for quick and discreet photo and video messaging are about to go up by one. According to the Financial Times, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg himself is overseeing the project. Slingshot will permit you… Read more »

Facebook: Young Users See The Site As ‘Dead And Buried’

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The Global Social Media Impact Study funded by the European Union has found a very disturbing trend for Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook. Among older teenagers, the prevailing opinion is that Facebook is “not just on the slide, it is basically dead and buried”. Teens are now being drawn to social networks they find simpler, like… Read more »

Facebook Wanted Snapchat For $3 Billion, Snapchat Said No

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Snapchat, a mobile application that allows people to send pictures which self-destruct within 30 seconds, has become one of the most frequently downloaded Android and iOS applications. CEO Evan Spiegel told the Wall Street Journal that while Facebook had put forth a $3 billion offer for the app, he barely thought about it before turning… Read more »