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Instagram’s Answer to Snapchat, Bolt, Is Here — But There’s a Catch

It’s official, Instagram’s SnapChat rival Bolt is launching in New Zealand, Singapore and South Africa. But don’t worry, Instagram plans on rolling it out to other countries soon.blot instagram

What is bolt?

Bolt is a new messaging app that allows users to send short-lived photo and video messages from mobile devices.

Isn’t Instagram owned by Facebook, and didn’t Facebook launch SnapChat-like app Slingshot recently?slingshot by facebook

Yes, you are correct. Last month Facebook launched Slingshot, an app similar to SnapChat except that you can’t view an incoming “shot” until you send a shot back to the sender. Check out the Slingshot app here.

Learn more about the launch of Bolt on Mashable: Instagram’s Answer to Snapchat, Bolt, Is Here — But There’s a Catch.

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