PicsArt hits 130 million MAUs as Chinese flock to its photo-editing app

If you’re like me, who isn’t big on social media, you’d think that the image filters that come inside most apps will do the job. But for many others, especially the younger crowd, ma

Former Viki CEO Tammy Nam joins PicsArt as its first COO

PicsArt, the company behind the photo-editing app of the same name, has hired Tammy Nam as its first chief operating officer. Nam was most recently the CEO of Viki, the Rakuten-acquired video streamin

Creative-focused app PicsArt hits 100M MAUs, attracting brands tired of trolls

You would think that social networks are more or less “done” now. What would be the point of another in a world filled with so many options? But in fact, there remains a niche which has been growi

Prisma adds art filtered video, GIFs coming next

Art filter photo app Prisma is adding a big new feature to its iOS app in an update landing today: support for videos.

PicsArt drizzles Prisma-style magic on your pics and videos

PicsArt today launched a brand new pair of apps for iOS, adding Prisma-like effects for photographs and videos to the visually stimulating toolbox that lives inside your phone. The company also launch

Former Facebook And Instagram Marketer Eric Edge Joins Photo Startup PicsArt

PicsArt is announcing that it has hired Eric Edge as its vice president of marketing. Edge spent the last four-plus years at Facebook (where he led the company's marketing efforts in Europe, the Mi

PicsArt Raises $15M To Build A Community Around Photo Editing

PicsArt, a photo-sharing service that's building a community around creatively editing pictures, has raised $15 million in a venture round led by Insight Ventures with Sequoia Capital also contributin

Picsart, A Photo Editing App With 200M Downloads, Lands $10M From Sequoia

Picsart, a mobile photo editing and publishing app that claims 60 million monthly users, has closed $10 million in funding from Sequoia Capital.