Yahoo Buys ’Self-destruct’ Messaging App Blink
Yahoo has bought Blink, a mobile messaging startup whose app lets users send messages that will self-destruct at a time set by the sender. Blink, which was launched in April 2013, said it will shut down its app for iOS and Android platforms in coming weeks following the acquisition. Blink announced the deal on its website. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.