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Facebook launched a new iPhone app called Poke this week that lets you send photos, videos, and text messages that self destruct within 10 seconds.The concept is identical to a popular app called Snapchat.
So what does the Snapchat team have to say about Facebook ripping off their concept?
If that syntax sounds familiar, it’s because it’s a play on an old Apple newspaper ad published in the Wall Street Journal in 1981 titled “Welcome, IBM. Seriously.” Apple ran the ad after IBM introduced its first personal computer.