Shawn Fanning and Sean Parker Working On New Video Chat Company Called Yo
[Left: Shawn Fanning, Right: Sean Parker]
Shawn Fanning and Sean Parker is best known for working together on Napster. Sean Parker was referred to as a co-founder in Napster in the movie The Social Network, but he was an early employee in the music sharing company that Shawn Fanning founded. Now the two are working together on a new video chat project called Yo.
Parker was previously a founding president for Facebook, the co-founder of Plaxo, and the co-founder of the charity application called Causes. Fanning has also been working on a photo social networking company called Path. More details to follow once we find out more about the start-up.
[LA Times]This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at +AmitChowdhry