Bolt

  • 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…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 5 readers -
  • Bolt CEO to Instagram: Please Don’t Steal Our Name

    … Facebook's tendency to brand its new applications and features with names that are already in use in the tech sector appears to have been adopted by its Instagram unit, as well, as Andrew Benton, co-founder and CEO of mobile voice app Bolt, penned a blog post in the form of a "Dear Instagram" letter to the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 7 readers -
  • What Is Instagram Bolt?

    … Did Instagram repeat the mistake its parent company made when Facebook prematurely released its Slingshot video-sharing application? TechCrunch reported that some Android Instagram users were seeing banner ads for a one-tap photo messaging app called Bolt, but the "free" button to presumably download the app took users to a dead Google Play URL…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 4 readers -
  • Is Usian Bolt Too Confident

    …Wow! I watched the 100 metre final last night and was totally blown away by the greatest sprinter of all time! To run with such confidence and beat a field of sprinting superstars with such ease was immense. There were many questions being asked and I for one had my doubts and can only hang…

    Gordon Robinson/ Work With Gordon- 7 readers -
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