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Google Acquires Snapseed Maker

Google has purchased Nik Software, the company that created the award-winning Snapseed app for sharing photos. What app do you prefer for sharing mobile photos?

We discussed the deal on the Morning Media Menu today, press play below to listen. SocialTimes has more about the acquisition:

Snapseed, which Apple named the iPad app of the year in 2011, offers tap-and-swipe enhancements and filters for pictures taken on iPhones and iPads. Our sibling blog AllFacebook has noted that the purchase could rival Facebook’s acquisition of the popular photo-sharing site Instagram. Explained Google vice president of engineering Vic Gundotra in a blog post, ”We want to help our users create photos they absolutely love, and in our experience Nik does this better than anyone.”

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