Engadget: Instagram CEO downplays criticism that it copied Snapchat

Engadget: Instagram CEO downplays criticism that it copied Snapchat. “If you’ve gotten Instagram and Snapchat confused recently, you’d be forgiven: Even Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom acknowledges that there are similarities between the two services. Instagram might have taken inspiration from Snapchat, but Systrom claims that there was no copying involved.” Wow.