If you just thought that Snapchat controversy seemed to have settled down, then you need to re-think! Your respect for Mark Zuckerberg will get a boost because Facebook CEO said that Facebook is for everyone and not just for ‘the high end’.
Mark Zuckerberg Trolls Snapchat: Says Facebook Is For Everyone!
Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel had recently made some unusual comments regarding India. This all happens when an Ex-Snapchat employee Anthony Pompliano said that in the year 2015, he asked Evan Spiegel about the slow growth of Snapchat in Indian market, on which Snapchat CEO replied “Snapchat is only for rich people, I don’t want to expand into poor countries like India and Spain”
Well, right after the comments #uninstallsnapchat started trending on Facebook and Twitter in no time. Users not only started to uninstall the app from their phone, they also went to app stores to give the app poor ratings.
If you just thought that Snapchat controversy seemed to have settled down, then you need to re-think! Recently, Mark Zuckerberg talked about Snapchat CEO’s alleged disinterest in expanding business to “poor countries”
Your respect for Mark Zuckerberg will get a boost because Facebook CEO said that Facebook is for everyone and not just for ‘the high end’. According to the reports from India Times, Mark Zuckerberg while speaking to TechCrunch during Facebook’s F8 developer conference said:
“I think one thing that people probably don’t think about as much as we do is innovation to serve everyone in the community, not just the high end, right?”
Well, Mark Zuckerberg had said the above comment to highlight his company’s work on initiatives like a Facebook Lite app, which is now being used by some 200 million people across the world, especially in regions where internet connections are really bad.
To recall, Snapchat’s parent company Snap Inc denied ‘India Is Poor’ Remark, Calls The Allegation Ridiculous. So, what do you think about this? Share your views in the comment box below.