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Bay Area School Gets Rich Quick On Snapchat Investment

Bay Area School Gets Rich Quick On Snapchat Investment

Saint Francis High School just taught us all a lesson in finance. The Mountain View, California, private school parlayed a $15,000 Snapchat investment it made years ago into more than $20 million after the social-sharing company went public in a big way on Thursday, CBS in San Francisco reported.

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The anti-Facebook: Snapchat IPO will be the largest in years

The anti-Facebook: Snapchat IPO will be the largest in years

WHEN Snapchat first became popular in 2013, many thought the messaging app would disappear almost as quickly as its vanishing messages. Instead, it has become one of the most intriguing internet firms to emerge in years. When Snap, Snapchat’s parent company, goes public at an expected valuation of $20bn-25bn—the IPO is expected in March—its market debut will be the most closely watched since Alibaba, a Chinese e-commerce giant, floated in 2014. Snap’s offering documents may be filed publicly as soon as this week.

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Snapchat To Start Showing Ads Between Your Friends’ Stories

Snapchat To Start Showing Ads Between Your Friends' Stories

Snapchat has always been a perfect example of the Silicon Valley mantra of growth first, monetization later. And now, four years after the app’s launch and with users watching 10 billion videos every day, the company is focusing harder than ever on revenue, launching a clutch of new products for advertisers. …

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Mesa, Arizona: Day Care Employee Fired Due to Snapchat Post

Mesa, Arizona: Day Care Employee Fired Due to Snapchat Post

MESA, AZ – A day care worker in Mesa was fired over a picture she posted on social media. The photo shows the 19-year-old worker holding her middle finger up in front of a young child’s face. The caption reads, “swear i (sic) love kids.” She posted it on Snapchat and the …

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Snapchat’s Latest Demographics and Social Media

Have you ever wondered what an app really is? Have you ever pondered the convenience that has taken the world by storm in the form of social media, and, not only that, but technology? You already know this, but the smartphone makes communication accessible and other thing easier as well, …

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