Called, ‘Yellow’, the accelerator starts off with a treasure chest of US $150,000, which it will invest in 10 different creators or startups beginning this fall.
Snap says the new layout puts Snaps & Chats in chronological order again, & moves Stories from your friends back to the right-hand side of the app.
Starting today, Snapchat is rolling out group video chat & @ mentions on iOS & Android.
With millions using Snap Map to catch up with what their friends are doing, Snap has decided to add 1 more feature to make it even more exciting.
Whether you love them or hate them, there’s no denying it: celebrities, especially those like the Kardashians, have millions of followers because they’re famous for something (or not).
The company split the app into 2 – consolidating friend Content on the left side & media Content on the right, + a slew of other design changes. The re-design seems to have ticked off Snapchat’s huge teen userbase.
Reports: CNNMoney, Cosmopolitan.com, TechRadar, Mashable
Snap released a Web-based tool called ‘Create-Your-Own’ that lets anyone create a custom Filter or Lens with a temporary time frame & geofence — for a price.
Respondents had to choose only 1 social network they could keep if they were “trapped on a deserted island.” This time, 44% of teens picked Snapchat, ahead of Instagram & Facebook.
So which is the most popular social media network for US teens? Snapchat.
NBC TV will beam a twice daily show on Snapchat’s platform, ‘Discover’.
It’s what users were waiting for. Snapchat’s latest update for mobile allows members do what brands can already do – link a Website to your ‘snap’.
Reports: TechCrunch, 9to5Google, TechAdvisor