Tensions with Zuckerberg blamed for Instagram duo's exit

Tensions with Zuckerberg blamed for Instagram duo's exit
Instagram increasingly important to Facebook. Pic: Getty

Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, who have been at the company since Instagram’s acquisition by Facebook in 2012, are said to have been frustrated by an increase in day-to-day involvement by Zuckerberg

The founders of Instagram are leaving Facebook after growing tensions with its chief executive Mark Zuckerberg over the direction of the photo-sharing app, according to a Bloomberg report which quoted people familiar with the matter.

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