Everything you need to know about Snapchat

One year after launching Snap Maps, Snap is giving its geolocation feature a lot more visual flair with two updates coming soon. The first big update, World Effects, adds snazzy animations and color schemes to the maps. It will send you and your friends a blast of confetti on your birthdays, and themed maps will also be rolled out for particular holidays and “cultural events.” Maps that are opened around Valentine’s Day will turn landmasses pink and fluffy, for example, while doing the same thing around Halloween will reveal a more ghoulish color scheme — with other holiday themes on the way. The other update announced today, Weather Effects, adds animations based on the weather where the Snapchat user is. A user stuck... Continue reading…

Everything you need to know about Snapchat

If you have tweens or teens, you know about Snapchat. And if you can't figure out how it works, you're probably over 25. One of the most popular social media apps out there, Snapchat gives kids ...

Mon 18 Jun 18 from Phys.org

How you can unsend that Snapchat message you accidentally sent to your ex

Now you can soon retract that message you regret sending before your contact sees it.

Tue 12 Jun 18 from The Washington Post

Snap Maps update makes your Bitmoji’s world look a bit snazzier

One year after launching Snap Maps, Snap is giving its geolocation feature a lot more visual flair with two updates coming soon. The first big update, World Effects, adds snazzy ...

Wed 20 Jun 18 from The Verge

Why you might start seeing 'Login with Snapchat' on other apps

The messaging app maker revealed it would introduce a developer's kit aimed at integrating Snapchat into more third-party apps.        

Fri 15 Jun 18 from USA today

Instagram DITCHES plan to tell people when you screenshot a Story

The plan has been ditched less than a year after the it was tested on select users in Japan. When it was first announced, users criticised Instagram for being unclear about how the tool would ...

Fri 15 Jun 18 from Daily Mail

Snap declares war on Facebook as it launches 'login with Snapchat' feature

The social media firm is launching a slew of features as part of its new 'Snap Kit' developer platform, but unlike its competitor, Snapchat is keeping an eye on protecting user data. ...

Thu 14 Jun 18 from Daily Mail

With Snap Kit, Snapchat's crazy vibe comes to other apps - CNET

Yes, now your Snapchat Stories full of vomit rainbows can follow you to other apps.

Thu 14 Jun 18 from CNET

Snapchat lets third-party apps use its AR camera, Bitmoji and more

Snap is bringing the walls of its closed gardens tumbling down, as it's opened up a rumored developer platform to let third-party creators use Snapchat features in other apps, ...

Thu 14 Jun 18 from Engadget

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