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'I use Snapchat to sell sexual videos'  BBC · 2 weeks
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LinkedIn launches its own Snapchat Stories. Here’s why it shouldn’t have  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
The social media singularity continues with the arrival of Snapchat Stories-style slideshows on LinkedIn as the app grasps for relevance with a younger audience. LinkedIn confirms... more
LinkedIn launches its own Snapchat Stories: “Student Voices”  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
The social media singularity continues with the arrival of Snapchat Stories-style slideshows on LinkedIn as the app grasps for relevance with a younger audience. LinkedIn confirms to TechCrunch that it plans to... more
Genies brings lifelike avatars to other apps with $10M from celebrities  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Genies is emerging as the top competitor to Snapchat’s wildly popular Bitmoji as Facebook, Apple, and Google have been slow to get serious about personalized avatars.... more
WhatsApp could wreck Snapchat again by copying ephemeral messaging  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
WhatsApp already ruined Snapchat’s growth once. WhatsApp Status, its clone of Snapchat Stories, now has 450 million daily active users compared to Snapchat’s 188 million. That’s despite its 24-hour disappearing... more
Snapchat Parent Hands Over Data for US Inquiry  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
Snap said Wednesday US officials are looking into how forthright the company was with aspiring investors prior to its stock market debut last year. more
Snapchat mines teen users with Friendship Profiles  Sky News · 4 weeks
Snapchat has launched a new feature with a focus on friendships in a bid to take on rivals like Facebook and Instagram. more
Snapchat Gets Friendship Profiles and Bitmoji Stories  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
Snapchat has introduced two new features - Friendship Profiles and Bitmoji Stories - in an attempt to make the app more interactive and fun. more
WhatsApp to Get 'Share Contact Info via QR' Feature, Easier New Contact Functionality: Report  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
The QR code feature on WhatsApp would work similar to how the Nametag feature works on Instagram or how Snapcode... more
Snapchat launches new Friendship Profiles, Bitmoji merchandise for the holidays  9to5Mac · 4 weeks
As it faces mounting pressure from the likes of Instagram and Facebook, Snapchat is rolling out... more
Snapchat launches Bitmoji merch and comic strips starring your avatar  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Snapchat is doubling down on its biggest differentiator by turning its personalized avatar Bitmoji into a revenue stream and a new source of content. Snapchat is launching a... more
Your Snapchat friendships now have their own profiles — and merchandise  THE VERGE · 4 weeks
Snap has long resisted traditional social network profiles, arguing that a network of close friends didn’t... more
Snapchat's Vice President of Content Nick Bell Steps Down  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
During his tenure, Bell contributed in the building of the "Discover" section of Snapchat. more
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