Posts Tagged ‘real-time messaging’

Facebook On Its Way To Eating Hot Potato

Some pundits actually coined the word “acq-hired” to describe Facebook’s “late stage negotiations” to buy Hot Potato, a barely year-old startup founded by entrepreneur Justin Shaffer. Hot Potato grew to be pretty hot by simply allowing its users to message each other about a real-time event they were in, be it a concert, a football [...]