Facebook’s Slingshot App Reappears After Leak

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June 17 (Bloomberg) -- Facebook took the wraps off its Slingshot mobile application for sending friends annotated photos and videos that disappear. Bloomberg’s Sarah Frier reports on Bloomberg Television's “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)


Likes there is one catch.

In order to receive a photo or a vertical -- video, you have to send one.

It is done well within the face book employee community.

Other than that, this is first day, a first test.

What do you think facebook is trying to adapt snapchat?

Is that the goal?

Mark zuckerberg says in retrospect, the pope was a joke -- the poke was a joke.

Employees at facebook decided this would be fun to build, and then it is a part of their creative labs they're not a big deal for face book now.

If it works -- it is no hit.

Haber has fallen off the radar.

Any envelope -- any standalone apps i am missing?

They were killed earlier this year after they have not been updated in a long time.

They have instagram and they still have to prove they could make users and do not have to go acquire every in.

Can they continue to build?


Every couple of years we will have a multibillion-dollar acquisition.

Is that sustainable?

We can try new things.

Some will work out and some will not.

Class i feel like you get a few days and you know.

Thank you so much for the update.

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