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Monica Watson

Photo Hack Day 4 Official Pre-Party at Chute

Chute is very excited to announce our sponsorship of Photo Hack Day 4 along with the Official Photo Hack Day 4 Pre-Party, which we will be hosting at our SoMA headquarters on Friday, April 5. Photo Hack Day brings together designers and developers in a weekend-long hacking marathon. Teams compete to create the best applications Read more

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Monica Watson

Chute at SXSW

The Chute team is going to be at SXSW! Join us at the following hackathons, happy hours, panels, and events: #DOAustin As we announced, Chute is partnering with Social@Ogilvy and Buzzfeed for a SXSW social photo contest on Instagram that gives an inside look to the festival. The 5 Winners, one for each day, will Read more

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Monica Watson

Chute Panel at Digital Hollywood Media Summit in March

Oreo’s recent Super Bowl commercial called for users to tag Instagram photos with #cookiethis or #cremethis. The cookie company then had in-house artists recreate select photos with either the cookie or cream part of Oreo cookies. Sound crazy? Well, that’s because it is. It’s zany, fun, and engaging for users. The campaign not only generated Read more

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Monica Watson

Chute at the Social Media Insider Summit

Developing a strong social media presence takes more than creating a Twitter account – it involves a strategic plan to develop content and campaigns that engages users. Chute co-founder, Ranvir Gujral, will be joining four other industry insiders during MediaPost’s Social Media Insider Summit on a panel discussing how brands and publishers can achieve this Read more

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Andy Kaufman

Watch the Visual Story of Hurricane Sandy Unfold in Real Time With WeatherChute

Hurricane Sandy, the slow moving mega storm is pounding the Northeast coast of the United States and those caught in the middle of it all are sharing photos of their experiences on Twitter and Instagram using the #Sandy hashtag. Watching this stream of photos provides a context for the storm that’s not usually seen by Read more

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Andy Kaufman

Come and Join us For a Friday PhotoChute + Drinks!

We are settled into our new office. We have purchased t-shirts. It’s time to happy hour and PhotoChute. [slidechute id="3704" hide_from_index = "false"] What’s a PhotoChute, you ask? We give you a soft, colorful Chute t-shirt, take your picture, and your photo goes onto the Chute wall of fame. If you’re not into t-shirts and Read more

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Andy Kaufman

Avatars.io Serves Its 10 Millionth Avatar!

After officially launching just over a week ago, we’re happy to announce that Avatars.io just served its 10 millionth avatar and continues to grow at a fast pace. We’re now serving 500k avatars a day and more than 500 developers have signed up to start using the service. In order to resolve avatars as quickly Read more

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Andy Kaufman

Announcing Chute’s Media Chooser Web Component

We are excited to announce our newest web component, the Media Chooser. The Media Chooser enables any developer to quickly and easily add photos to their application with just a single line of code. With the Media Chooser, developers can have users upload photos directly from their computer or import them from leading online photo Read more