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The Internet Is Bonding Over Embarrassing Screen Names As AIM Signs Off Forever

Before there was Snapchat, WhatsApp, Instagram messaging, or iChat, there was AIM, AOL’s instant messenger service and it was the best way for ’90s …

Flirting

What Is Snapchat's Lens Studio? The Desktop App Lets You Make Your Own World Lenses

From the puppy face filter to face swap, Snapchat has created several fantastic features over the years. That being said, our forever favorite from …

Dating

Police hunt 'Snapchat killer' after chilling picture is found on murdered child's phone

Abigail Williams and Liberty German were killed near a railway bridge in Delphi.<p>Chilling Snapchat pictures reveal their last moments and also the …

Crime

It's Bitcoin mania: Twice as many people downloaded Coinbase as Instagram last week

• <b>Lots of first-time cryptocurrency investors are downloading Coinbase, an easy-to-use app for buying and selling bitcoin.</b>• <b><br>According to one estimate, the app notched 700,000 downloads over a single week in December.</b>• <b><br>That was twice as many downloads as Snapchat or Instagram, according to the …

Cryptocurrency

‘Fed Up, School Shooting Tomorrow,’ Police Say Student Threatened On Snapchat

HAVERHILL (CBS) – Police say a Haverhill High School student was arrested after posting on Snapchat that he was “fed up” and planned to shoot up the …

Snap Inc.

Snapchat opens Lens Studio to everyone

Snapchat today announced it was opening Lens Studio to everyone. Anyone can develop their own Lens, one of Snapchat’s most lauded augmented reality feature.<p>Lens Studio is an app available for Windows and Mac, and you only need to log into your Snapchat account to download it. It includes guides, …

Technology

How 2017's shifts in the social landscape could impact your 2018 campaign

2017 has been a year of change, with the landscape dramatically shifting for marketers to provide new challenges and opportunities.<p>Predicting these …

Advertising (UK)

Blac Chyna Debuts New Dream Kardashian & King Cairo Tattoos To Cover Up Future's Name!

Blac Chyna is putting her past behind her!<p>On Thursday night, the former <i>Rob & Chyna</i> star debuted TWO new tattoos on <b>Snapchat</b>: one of son <b>King Cairo</b>'s …

Blac Chyna

Tyga's Snapchat About Needing A Girlfriend Low-Key Throws Shade At Kylie Jenner

I don't know what it's like to be Kylie Jenner's ex-boyfriend, but I imagine it's a whole thing. Tyga's Snapchat about needing a girlfriend seems to …

Kylie Jenner

Snapchat Claps Back at Facebook by Letting Users Create Custom AR Lenses with Lens Studio

On Thursday, Snapchat opened up its walled garden of World Lenses to the masses of creators with the launch of Lens Studio.<p>Available as a free …

Augmented Reality

Tyga Says He Needs a Girlfriend 8 Months After Kylie Jenner Split

Moving on! <b>Tyga</b> hinted that he’s once again looking for love eight months after splitting from on-again, off-again girlfriend, <b>Kylie Jenner</b>.<p>“I need a …

Tristan Thompson

How to screenshot on Snapchat without them knowing

We show you how to bypass Snapchat’s screenshot ban with this neat trick<p>The initial premise of Snapchat was that happy-go-lucky users could send …

Technology

Snapchat opens up AR development to all creators with Lens Studio launch

Snapchat is opening up new revenue streams with the launch of desktop app for Mac and Windows which will let all creators make their own Lenses, and …

Advertising (UK)

Snapchat Makes It Easier for Advertisers to Build AR Experiences

Snap Inc., the maker of the Snapchat photo-sharing app, is opening up an online studio to make it easier for brands to build ads that can be overlaid …

Business

Snapchat keeps pushing toward self-serve with Lens Studio

Snapchat has been testing a design toolkit called Lens Studio for a while, and on Dec. 14, it finally made it available to every advertiser so they …

Advertising Industry

Lens Studio - Lens Studio by Snap Inc.

Gravy Time<p>by Titmouse<p>Titmouse is an Emmy Award-winning animation company that's ready to alter your reality. They used Lens Studio to bring Gravy, …

Snap Inc.

Men Accused of Dragging Shark Behind Speeding Boat Charged With Help From Social Media

(TAMPA, Fla.) — Authorities say social media posts bolstered their investigation into a video of a shark being dragged behind a speeding boat in …

Crime

Advertisers will be able to build their own AR lenses with Snapchat's Lens Studio

Snapchat has made it easier for advertisers to build their own augmented reality (AR) lenses with a Windows and Mac desktop app.<p>To continue reading …

Advertising (UK)

Snapchat Is Opening the Floodgates for Augmented Reality Lenses

Want your own version of Snapchat’s viral dancing hotdog filter? Now you can make it.<p>Dubbed Lens Studio, Snap is launching a self-serve platform that …

Augmented Reality

Twitter, Snap Face an Uphill Climb

Twitter Inc (Nasdaq: TWTR) and Snapchat owner Snap Inc (SNAP) have long played the saplings against Facebook's (FB) giant sequoia in the social media …

Social Media

Snap Is Now Letting Users Make Their Own Filters

Cue endless rainbow vomit.<p>Who will make the next dancing hotdog? Maybe you. That’s the hope of Snap, which for the first time in the company’s history, will allow anyone with a computer and a little spare time to make its addictive Lenses–those 3D, augmented reality figures that can show up in your …

Snap Inc.

Snapchat Just Opened The Augmented Reality Floodgates - A Smart Move?

Snap has announced the launch of ‘Lens Studio’ a desktop app that will allow students, creatives, and developers to create augmented reality Lenses for Snapchat. Lens Studio can be used by anyone to dabble in AR animation, student, professional or the competition. A clear move that Snap is looking …

Augmented Reality

Snapchat's Lens Studio helps create your own AR effects

As fun as Snapchat's augmented reality World Lenses can be, there are only so many times you can see a headphone-toting hot dog before you crave something new. Wouldn't it be nice if you could make your own? Well, you can: Snap has unveiled a Lens Studio tool that lets anyone on Mac or Windows …

Snap Inc.

Snapchat wants you to build its next dancing hotdog

Snap is opening up its AR platform to everyone.<p>Snap is opening up its augmented reality platform to everyone on Thursday. That means anyone with some graphic design and photoshop skills can now create AR features for Snapchat’s camera.<p>It could be something as basic as a photo frame that users can …

Augmented Reality

Snapchat Now Letting People Create Their Own AR Lenses

Snap Inc.'s first desktop application lets users create their own AR lenses.<p>As reported by the London Evening Standard, the app, called Lens Studios, …

Snap Inc.

Snapchat opens up augmented-reality camera to anyone

Tim Bradshaw in Los Angeles<p>December 14, 2017<p>Snapchat is opening up its augmented-reality camera for anyone to create virtual objects and selfie …

Augmented Reality

Get in on Geekly, SYFY WIRE's new weekly Snapchat show... now with more Porg!

Last week, SYFY WIRE introduced you to <b>GEEKLY</b>, our new weekly (and, uh, geekly!) Snapchat series covering the biggest genre news and events in the …

Entertainment

Father Recorded Beating Daughter & Shaving Her Head!

During the latest Sanacast Podcast, the Sana G Morning Show discussed a horrifying video that shows a Louisiana father whipping his teenage daughter …

Shaving

The Fall Of Snapchat | Articles | Big Data

When I first heard of Snapchat, like many people, I thought it was another stupid fad. I couldn’t see the appeal of a social media platform which …

Snap Inc.

4 Social Media Apps You Should Delete From Your iPhone Right Now (Say It Ain't So)

If social media is taking up most of your time and taking you away from the moment (not to mention your work obligations), it may be time for a …

iOS