Today’s world famous photo messaging software SNAPCHAT was launched by Reggie Brown, Evan
Spiegel and Bobby Murphy the three students of the Stanford University in July 2011 for the iOS
platform. This application was developed to take photos, record videos, draw and write text on them
and to send them to the limited and selected contacts decided by the users. The files of photos, videos
etc which are sent by the users to the controlled and restricted number of contacts are known as Snaps.
The user can put a time limit on these Snaps so that after that specified period of time the Snaps can
disappear from the device of the recipients and from the SNAPCHAT server also. At this early age it
was known as Picaboo and the mascot was known as Ghost face Chillah. Later it was re launched under
the name SNAPCHAT in November 2012. After getting the popularity it was also released for
Fast Moving Present:
After several developments today SNAPCHAT has become an application with full of exciting features
specially designed for the modern users. During the viewing period of the Snaps the users can take the
screen shots of them. Using SNAPCHAT STORIES one can create the link of the shared contents
which can be viewed unlimited times. SNAPCASH features helps to transfer funds safely to the contact
members of the users’ device. SNAPKIDZ specially developed for the users under 13 years of age with
some restrictions of usage.
As the time is passing SNAPCHAT is getting more famous among the users of the photo messaging
applications. It is really not a miracle. It is fact that SNAPCHAT is taking big steps towards the
development of its business by hiring several successful businessmen. The ideas of those persons are
making the company of SNAPCHAT bigger and bigger every month. It is reported in the Business
Insider that the SNAPCHAT has confirmed the hire of Sean Mills as the Head of Original content
based in New York City. According to the information of Business Insider Mr. Mills has already
completed his first week of his job in this post. Sean Mills is a very successful person in his career.
Before joining SNAPCHAT he was the president of a famous company where he increased the
company’s views in a very rapid and high rate from 1 lac 50 thousand to more than 60 million per
month. Before this he was the president of the Onion where he worked for about eight years and
boosted the readership of this company nearly to 10 million people. He was also the CEO of
The company SNAPCHAT has planned to grow the video content division in the New York City under
the responsibility of Mr. Sean Mills. It is reported by a genuine source that Peter Hambly who was
hired from the famous CNN in the month of April to head up the News division of SNAPCHAT will
also be based on the New York office near Time Square. It is also reported that although Mills and
Hambly will share the same office but Hambly would not be reporting to Mills. Beside these
SNAPCHAT will grow its sales team in the New York City office.