Where Facebook is about connections, Twitter is about communication, and Tumblr is about expression, explained Sistanti. Sistanti believes that people aren't only moving to mobile, but they are finding more time in the day to access and share content on their mobile phones.Sistanti told the Variety attendees that after watching 43 minutes of TV, Tumblr is the second most engaged platform with 18 minutes of time spent consuming content in the Tumblr dashboard.Their monetization strategy includes focusing on the user experience and growing the user base both domestically and Internationally.Their future plan will include in app purchases to enhance the user experience when it comes time to monetize.As the popularity of open source grows, it's important to remember that with growth comes complexity and that being involved in open source comes with the mindset that collaboration makes the world a better place.
The Future of Taco Bell Taco Bell has a vibrant community that is sending content and syndicating it both on and off the platform."We consider ourselves a social discovery app, more of a competitor to social platforms," Mateen added. Mateen feels the value proposition is tremendous, which is why they've been able to grow so quickly.People are using Tinder for dating for the most part, but as time goes on, Tinder won't be optimized only for dating."We are our own social platform and leverage other social platforms to the sense that it makes sense," said Mateen. The average Tinder user spends ½ hour on the mobile app and they are growing by 10 times every day.
As of now, Tinder is not charging for their app or providing advertising.Is Dev Ops helping organizations reduce costs and time-to-market for software releases? Find out in this Information Week and Interop ITX infographic on the state of Dev Ops in 2017.