Dropbox Acquires Snapjoy (YC S11) Photo Hosting Service

Dropbox has acquired Snapjoy, according to Snapjoy’s blog.  Dropbox and Snapjoy are both YC alumni, with Dropbox from YC Summer ’07 and Snapjoy from Summer ’11.  Snapjoy is an online photo gallery for importing, organizing, and adding context information to photos.  Snapjoy’s blog post states the goal of the acquisition by Dropbox is a better user experience through […]

Dropbox Acquires YC Startups Loom And Hackpad

Dropbox has acquired Hackpad and Loom, two startups both from YC W12.  Loom’s team will work on Dropbox Carousel, according to the announcement on Loom’s company blog.  Hackpad will continue to be supported for both existing and new customers, as indicated in Hackpad’s announcement.  These acquisitions are the third and fourth acquisitions of YC-funded startups by Dropbox, which itself has the highest […]


General Description
  • Batch: ycs11
  • Location:
  • CrunchBase: snapjoy
  • Hacker News: n/a
  • Status: acquired by dropbox
  • Market: photo sharing and social networks
Snapjoy is an online photo library that imports media from anywhere and organizes them into meaningful memories of who, what, where, & when.