The Apple II, also invented by Wozniak, was introduced it on April 16, 1977, at the first West Coast Computer Faire.It differed from its major rivals, the TRS-80 and Commodore PET, because of its character cell-based color graphics and open architecture.
The funding was from Valiant Capital Partners, Millennium Technology Value Partners, and SV Angel.
By this time, Kik had raised a total of $70.5 million.
The app has been criticized as unsafe for minors due to its anonymity features and allegedly weak parental control mechanisms.
In November 2014, Kik announced a $38.3 million Series C funding round and its first acquisition, buying GIF Messenger "Relay".
It is also inconvenient to chat with your audience when the keyboard and messages are overlaid on top of the video.