Facebook Reportedly Created Iphone Photo Sharing App

Word has it that Facebook has created its own photo sharing application for the iPhone, to compete with the likes of Path, Instagram and Color.

“Facebook doesn’t comment on rumors or speculation,” a company spokesperson said via email, in response to our question about whether it’s true that the leading social network is about to release its own photo-sharing application for the iPhone, instead of letting a third-party developer do all the work.

The rumored Facebook photo sharing application for the iPhone first the blogosphere whenTechCrunch posted that it received 50 MB of images and documentation about such an application, without naming the specific source of this material.

How such an application might work also remains a mystery, along with a possible date for a launch or beta test.

Readers, what do you think about reports that Facebook might be releasing its own iPhone photo sharing application, rather than letting a third-party to do the work?

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