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Facebook Mobile App Feeds are going to be more like Snapchat Stories

First Instagram and now Snapchat, Facebook is rolling features similar to these image messaging apps to include the same in its mobile app development feeds. Facebook has began a testing phase wherein it is including features similar to Snapchat and test the effectivity of the same. Among a number of innovative features that has now been added in the feed, the new in-app camera functionality acts much like Snapchat. It offers exceptional filters much like Snapchat has been providing. The online social giant is now offering filters that users can…

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Instagram CEO on Stories: Snapchat deserves all the credit

The one thing you never hear in Silicon Valley is an entrepreneur admit they copied someone else. Yet there in the headquarters of Facebook, the world’s most prolific product cloner, Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom surprised me. He’d just walked me through the demo of Instagram Stories, a pixel for pixel photocopy of Snapchat Stories. The products look so similar I couldn’t help but chuckle as he progressed through the slidedeck about a feature he said would probably look familiar. For 30 minutes, the elephant lingered there in Systrom’s plush office alongside…

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