Instagram's rapid attack on Snapchat, in one chart
Facebook has been trying to squash Snapchat for a long time. Remember (the other) Poke? Or Slingshot? Or that time it tried to buy the company outright? None of those really worked out. Over the past year, though, Mark Zuckerberg and company appear to have found a way to stunt Snapchat's growth: Make a total rip-off, but do so within an app that's already massively popular.