Tumblr is the New Facebook
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Tumblr is the New Facebook

Why David Karp’s monster site should terrify Facebook and friends.¬† This is David Karp. Born and raised in Manhatten, Karp was interning for Frederator Studio at the ridiculously young age of 14. A born computer engineer, he worked designing websites and other software companies throughout college. He founded Tumblr in November of 2007, at the … Continue reading

Instagram and Facebook: The Monopoly on Sharing
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Instagram and Facebook: The Monopoly on Sharing

Instagram co-founder and CEO¬†Kevin Systrom apparently asked $2billion for his photo-sharing app. An application with 30 million (obsessive) users, but yeilds no profit. I can only think of one justification for this price tag: The number of users is about to skyrocket with Instagram’s long awaited entrance into the Android market. Within the next 30 … Continue reading