Pixel Envy

Written by Nick Heer.

Why Facebook Needs Two Photo Apps

Dan Frommer:

To us geeks who follow everything that’s going on in the tech industry, it might initially seem a little odd that Facebook would have, want, or need two camera apps. (Although, technically, Facebook doesn’t own Instagram yet. That deal isn’t closed, and might not be for a while.)

But it actually makes sense.

There are some smart ideas in this post. It makes sense when you frame it as Frommer has.