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Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, Founders of Instagram. Update: Inc. profiled Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger's start-up, Instagram, as part of our 30 Under 30 in May of 2011.

Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, Founders of Instagram

Fast-forward 11 months, and their company has grown from 4 employees and 4 million users to a dozen employees and more than 27 million users. After word of accepting a new $50 million round of funding last week, Instagram today announced it is being acquired by Facebook for a staggering sum of $1 billion. Here's the story of this once-little app's humble beginnings. Just after midnight on October 6, 2010, Kevin Systrom signed into his Apple App Store control panel.

"Here we go," he thought. "We crossed 10,000 users within hours, and I was like, 'this is the best day of my life.' They weren't counting wrong. If you've marveled at the aesthetic quality of a friend's photo album lately, you can likely credit Instagram. Burbn was pared down to photos only and dubbed Instagram.

Instagram: The nerds who made a billion in 551 days from camera app. By Tom Leonard Published: 00:54 GMT, 12 April 2012 | Updated: 09:30 GMT, 12 April 2012 Student life always has its challenges — how to get a lie in and still not miss the first lecture, for example, or how to fit as many pints as possible into 60 minutes at happy hour.

Instagram: The nerds who made a billion in 551 days from camera app

What bugged Kevin Systrom, a geeky management science and engineering student living on the beautifully manicured campus of Stanford University near San Francisco, wasn’t nearly so much fun but it has proved infinitely more lucrative — he wanted to create a way to enhance photos and share them on the internet. The rest is dotcom history, or at least became so this week when internet giant Facebook made the extraordinary announcement that it has paid a lens-cracking $1 billion for Instagram, the free photo-sharing application for smart phones that Systrom went on to set up with fellow ex-Stanford student Mike Krieger. Billion dollar brains: Instagram founders Mike Krieger, left, and Kevin Systrom What will they spend it on? Tokyo Ghoul Sclera Contacts Lenses (PAIR) Tokyo Ghoul Sclera Contacts Lenses [011] - $88.00 : Halloween Colored Contacts, Dress,Lingerie,Colored Contacts,Coloured Contacts,Halloween Contacts,Costume,Wigs,Cosplay.

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