Instagram and Facebook

igersmanila:

Rumors have been floating around since last year that Facebook has been trying to acquire Instagram, now with over 30 million users, and growing rapidly, thanks to its recent release of the Android counterpart app.

This early Tuesday morning (PHT) it’s been confirmed, much to IGers’ mixed reactions, that Facebook has indeed snatched up Instagram for a whopping one billion US dollars. Read the statements from Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and Instagram’s Kevin Systrom.

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Carl C. Lozano (aka Daddy C or CCLozano) is an Operations Management and Customer Service Professional, currently the General Manager of HSNI and Founder of IGersManila Philippines, one of the pioneering communities in Instagram, open to Filipino Instagram'ers (IGers) and phoneographers around the world, with its longest running photo challenge - the #IGersManila #9pmhabit - becoming the daily visual storytelling habit that continues to yield positive interaction online and offline. Keep the good vibes rolling! #KTGVR

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