The launch of Instagram Stories is causing a ruckus on Twitter today as people react to the similarity with Snapchat and bemoan the fact they just wanted a chronological timeline.
But I bet we'll be seeing it become a popular feature nonetheless!
Still, everyone in our interview room knew there was no avoiding the Snapchat question, so I just put it bluntly. “Let’s talk about the big thing. Snapchat pioneered a lot of this format. Whole parts of the concept, the implementation, down to the details…” “Totally,” Systrom interrupted me. “They deserve all the credit.” I was flabbergasted.