CNN acquired Beme

Last Monday, Beme was sold to CNN. Beme is a social media app made by Casey Neistat and twelve other team members. It has about six million users. CNN is now starting to branch out into social media. It wants to replicate when NBC Universal had invested $200 million into BuzzFeed. On the Beme.com website, they are saying that they will be shutting down on January 31st. Matt Hackett, one of the key developers of Beme had written an article on Medium. To read it click here.

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