Checkthis Updates Its Social Posters: Share Visually Compelling Content Without Setting Up A Blog

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http://techcrunch.com – Checkthis received a major update today, making it more than ever a visual complement to the text-only updates on social networks. The service enables users to create compelling posters and share them with their friends. But users now get realtime reactions, a web profile with all of their posters, and notifications. With the new features, it is even closer to a hybrid between Instagram and Tumblr. “These days, everybody publishes content through social networks, because maintaining a blog is a big commitment,” co-founder Frédéric della Faille said during a phone interview. &#822 (IT news)