This Sandwich Is Good, But Getting Bought By Facebook Is Better!

Sam Odio of Facebook and DivvyshotDivvyshot founder Sam Odio

Photo: Sam Odio

Facebook just acquired photo-sharing startup called Divvyshot for an undisclosed sum. Divvyshot was a Y-combinator-backed startup.Founder Sam Odio, developer Paul Carduner, and designer Michael Yuan, will join Facebook’s engineering team and focus on Facebook Photos. Divvyshot.com will shutter in 6 weeks.

So yes, this is a classic aqui-hire. If you’d like to know what kind of people Facebook is hiring, check out these links:

  • Sam Odio
  • Paul Carduner
  • Michael Yuan

Divvyshot’s specialty is helping multiple users create single photo-albums around single events.

In typical startup-y language, Divvyshot describes itself as the soultion to “photo sharing, especially among groups of friends and family members. We’re doing this with effortlessly simple products that are a pleasure to use.”

Here’s a video demonstration:

Divvyshot sneak peek from Sam O on Vimeo.

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