As per the reports, Facebook has paid under $100 million for the startup app. The app's FAQ says that the team now has no plans to monetize tbh, but when they do they said that they will be "soliciting feedback from the community to make sure it complements the experience".
In the short period of two months that it has been out, the app has been a viral hit in the United States.
Facebook has been seeking new avenues to reach flighty teenage users, who want to communicate in different ways and who may view the flagship Facebook app as more of a stodgy utility than a place to have fun.
Facebook Inc. has proven again and again that it is willing to lay down some major cash to keep teens from migrating to competitors, from its $1 billion acquisition of Instagram to its $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp.
Instead of sending each other biting remarks on people's looks or social status, tbh's users can only participate in online polls in which they can rate people in categories like who "Makes you laugh the hardest". "We're impressed by the way tbh is doing this by using polling and messaging, and with Facebook's resources, tbh can continue to expand and build positive experiences", the company said. The acquisition also eliminates a nascent competitor.
The California-based tech giant highlighted that the last decade of the internet was based on open communication. "Most of all, we were compelled by the ways they could help us realize tbh's vision and bring it to more people". This will bring more familiar environment for everyone so they can discuss things according to the requirements of its users and other employees of Facebook.
Officials have said the fire erupted Sunday night, burning natural gas that powers some of the platform's equipment. The Coast Guard will be conducting a water quality evaluation, as will the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation.
I have to say when I was looking at this that I felt there was a big opportunity for a bet on Maribor at 20/1. We need to be concentrated and fearless against a top team of a European league", he said.
The final trailer of the second season is out and it surely maintains the tone that was extremely loved in the first season. Stranger Things: The Game includes seven playable characters, six dungeons to explore and more than 30 quests to complete.
Dotrice was praised for his acting in " A Moon for the Misbegotten revival" and received the iconic Tony award for it. According to reports, Dotrice was originally cast as Master Pycelle but because of health issues, he had to back out.
Perez, twice a victor on the PGA Tour , turned in 35 but it was from then on that his round really came together in Malaysia. Thomas had another mixed round as five birdies were contrasted by two bogeys and a double bogey six on the 12th. "Unreal.
The deal would see both Hamas and Fatah form a Palestinian government to appoint the prime minister and ministerial positions. The talks in Cairo were apparently focused on enabling the Palestinian Authority to resume its operations in Gaza.
Once you have labelled your pet, Photo Assistant gets to work and will most likely have made a movie starring your pet as well. Through Google Photos , pictures of pets can automatically be tagged as either dog or cat and organized accordingly.
The collision with his teammate Ramon Rodrigues occurred when Huda came out of the goal for a ball late in the first half. Huda at first tried to get up, before clutching at his mouth and slumping back towards the ground, face first.
Amir included in T20I squad
Sources in the Pakistan Cricket Board, however, claimed that the SLC will try and convince the players to tour Lahore . But last month Pakistan hosted three Twenty20 internationals against a World XI in the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore .
Lions rally from 45-10 but fall short of Saints 52-38
Ingram's top performance this season until Sunday was a 14-carry, 56-yard showing against the Carolina Panthers on September 24. The New Orleans Saints will be back at home for the first time in three weeks as they take on the Detroit Lions .
New service lets you order food on Facebook
The company says Facebook will also show you what your friends have to say about a restaurant before you make your order. Facebook Monday officially announced a new feature that allows its U.S. users to order food from local restaurants.
Packers: Rodgers could miss rest of season with collarbone
It was the first time all season that Bulaga and Bakhtiari had played together. "In my opinion, he's the best player in football". Hundley also threw three picks to Xavier Rhodes , Trae Waynes , and a one-handed interception by Harrison Smith .
'Game of Thrones' star Sophie Turner engaged to Joe Jonas
After months of dating, Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner and boyfriend Joe Jonas broke some major relationship news on Sunday. Joe Jonas posted this image to his Instagram account, October 15, 2017 , with the caption, " She said yes ".