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Snapchat channels Facebook with new search feature

Snapchat channels Facebook with new search feature

| April 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Financial Times Snapchat channels Facebook with new search feature Financial Times The move makes Snapchat more like rivals Twitter and Facebook , where much of the content is shared publicly, at the same time as Facebook has been copying Snap's “stories” feature to try to see off competition from the newly public company. Snapchat  … [...]

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Heres Why One Analyst Thinks Snaps Shares Wont Crater

Heres Why One Analyst Thinks Snaps Shares Wont Crater

| April 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Fortune Here's Why One Analyst Thinks Snap's Shares Won't Crater Fortune Ever since Snapchat's parent company, Snap Inc ., went public last week, investors and analysts have been debating whether the company is actually worth its $25 billion market value—with some short-sellers making significant bets that it isn't. At … Short sellers paid more to [...]

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Facebook photocopies Snapchat

Facebook photocopies Snapchat

| April 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sarasota Herald-Tribune Facebook photocopies Snapchat Sarasota Herald-Tribune Snapchat pioneered camera-first sharing and is wildly popular with younger users. Years ago, Facebook tried to buy the company but was rebuffed. Since then, it has been trying, with varying degrees of success, to clone Snapchat's most popular features. and more » …

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Report: Palmer Luckey Departs Facebook

Report: Palmer Luckey Departs Facebook

| March 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Daily Beast Report: Palmer Luckey Departs Facebook Daily Beast According to a report in Upload VR , Palmer Luckey , the co-founder of Oculus and the Rift creator, is leaving the company which he sold to Facebook three years ago. This will allegedly be Luckey's last week with the company. “Palmer will be dearly … [...]

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Palmer Luckey Net Worth: Oculus Co-Founder Leaves Facebook

Palmer Luckey Net Worth: Oculus Co-Founder Leaves Facebook

| March 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey is departing from Facebook, the virtual reality firm’s parent company, after three years under the umbrella of the social network, according to a report from UploadVR . Luckey, who was the architect behind the original Oculus Rift headset concept and creator of a number of the early prototypes for the device, [...]

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Palmer Luckey, Oculus Rift Part Ways

Palmer Luckey, Oculus Rift Part Ways

| March 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Palmer Luckey , Oculus Rift Part Ways Hardcore Gamer Credited as the mastermind behind the creation of the Oculus Rift , the first entry of the modern day push for consumer level virtual reality , the entrepreneur went from a wildly successful Kickstarter campaign to a 2 billion dollar sale to Facebook all … …

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Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey gone from Facebook

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey gone from Facebook

| March 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey gone from Facebook Yahoo News San Francisco (AFP) – Facebook on Thursday confirmed that trouble-tainted Oculus cofounder Palmer Luckey has left the leading social network, which dived into virtual reality after buying the startup three years ago. “Palmer will be … A US jury … …

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Palmer Luckey departs Facebook and Oculus

Palmer Luckey departs Facebook and Oculus

| March 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Palmer Luckey departs Facebook and Oculus PC Invasion (blog) Oculus court case. Tomorrow will be Luckey's last day at Facebook and a statement has been issued announcing his departure. “ Palmer will be dearly missed. Palmer's legacy extends far beyond Oculus . His inventive spirit helped kickstart the modern VR  … …

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Palmer Luckey is out at Facebook

Palmer Luckey is out at Facebook

| March 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Fast Company Palmer Luckey is out at Facebook Fast Company That's the word on the street. The Oculus founder has been a major PR drain ever since he was discovered to have funded a group that created pro-Trump/anti-Clinton memes. He was also the target of a lawsuit claiming that he stole the underlying … and [...]

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Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey to leave Facebook

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey to leave Facebook

| March 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey to leave Facebook Axios Palmer Luckey , the 24-year-old co-founder of Oculus — the virtual reality company Facebook acquired for $2 billion in 2014 — is leaving the social media giant at the end of this week, as UploadVR first reported and Facebook confirmed to Axios … …

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