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Facebook acquired the popular MSQRD app

Facebook bought MSQRD! This news literally blew up the pages of all media and social networks yesterday. Just kidding - a startup of a small team of Belarusian developers, which appeared in December, took the first place in the world ranking in the App Store in just a couple of months, and now it is also bought by Mark Zuckerberg's mega-corporation.

Facebook bought MSQRD! This news literally blew up the pages of all media and social networks yesterday. Just kidding - a startup of a small team of Belarusian developers, which appeared in December, took the first place in the world ranking in the App Store in just a couple of months, and now it is also bought by Mark Zuckerberg's mega-corporation. We have not once were raving about this app.as it is actually noteworthy - by its novelty and quality execution. The developers did their best! And here is the result - in the near future Facebook will integrate MSQRD into its Messenger. I don't think the Belarusian guys even counted on this. Although, they certainly hoped, somewhere deep inside :) "Now we can show our technology to the entire Facebook audience of 1.6 billion people. We couldn't have imagined such a scale," reads a press release posted on MSQRD's official website.At the end of February, the app surpassed the eight-figure figure in terms of installations - more than 10,000,000. In early March, the long-awaited Android version of MSQRD finally appeared.March 9, it became known about the purchase of the Belarusian project by IT giant Facebook. The amount of the deal was not disclosed. A similar project - Odessa startup Looksery - was bought by Snapchat in 2015 for $150 million.Mark Zuckerberg announced the purchase of Masquerade on his Facebook page, using the MSQRD app with an Iron Man mask.

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