Andrew Benton

  • Developers of Room App Blindsided by Facebooks’ Rooms App

    … Africa, allowing them to share photos one-on-one. However, a mobile voice app named Bolt already existed, and its co-founder and CEO, Andrew Benton, urged Instagram to change the name of its app in a blog post. Facebook’s Paper iPhone app, which launched in February, faced a similar plea from FiftyThree, developer of a well-established app, also…

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  • Bolt CEO to Instagram: Please Don’t Steal Our Name

    …, and shortly thereafter, the social network became embroiled in a long lawsuit by over the name. The suit was finally settled in May 2013. We've seen the rumors. You're about to launch a one-touch photo-messaging app to rival Snapchat. And we sincerely hope it's a spectacular success. There's just one problem: You're going…

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