Snapchat has always known exactly where you are. What, you thought everyone saw that “Greetings from the Brooklyn Bridge” filter? Until recently, …Snap Inc.
Snapchat’s New Feature Is Concerning For People Who Want To Keep Their Lives Separate From Social Media
On one hand, Snapchat’s new opt-in feature, Snap Map, seems like a great idea. Basically, a user shares their location with friends on a map within Snapchat which can allow them to see what you’re up to. An easy click on a buddy in the map will show their snaps and if they’re nearby, you can drop …Social Media
On Wednesday, Snapchat rolled out an update with a new feature called Snap Map. And it’s downright creepy.<p>If location services are turned on, users …Social Media
Snapchat announced Wednesday that iOS and Android users have access to a new feature: Snap Map. The feature lets users see what others are doing …Snap Inc.
Snap Maps lets users track each other’s movements in real time, but child safety groups are cautioning young people against sharing their location<p>Snapchat has introduced a map feature that lets users track other people’s location in real time, raising concerns among safety and privacy …Technology
This detail about Snap Map is frightening<p>Snap Map introduction<p>Earlier this week, Snapchat introduced Snap Map, an opt-in function that allows you to share your location with your friends on a map. Snapchat’s introduction video to Snap Map, seen above, focuses on sharing the location of posted Snaps …Snap Inc.
Snapchat has just launched a new feature that lets other people find out exactly where you are at any given moment.<p>Snap Map lets you share your …Social Media
You have to feel for Snapchat. Not only are its best features constantly ripped off by the competition, but they’re sometimes even more popular on rival platforms.<p>Take Stories, for example. Less than a year after being copied, the feature is already more popular on Instagram than the entire …Instagram
"This Snapchat update is actually insane, I suggest everyone turns off their location because this is actually unsafe."Social Media
<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>On Wednesday, Snapchat owner Snap launched a feature that lets users pull up a map that shows where Stories are being posted locally and around the world.<p>Dubbed “Snap …Advertising
When Instagram launched its Stories feature in August 2016, most people scoffed at what appeared to be a blatant rip off of Snapchat. However, it soon became pretty clear that social media addicts were being wooed away (or at least were willing to share serious time with) from Snapchat’s dog …Photography
The new Snap Map has a 'ghost mode' that lets you browse a map of your friends' locations without sharing your own.<p>Bored Snapchat users looking for something to do should update their apps today: they'll be greeted with a new map view that shows where exactly their friends are and what they're up …Maps
The retro sunglasses with a built-in video camera could be a must for serial posters on Snapchat, even if they’re not much good for anything else<p>Snap Inc’s Spectacles are one of the oddest pieces of hardware I’ve ever used.<p>Typically, when a new technology is introduced it lives or dies based on how …Snap Inc.
The new mapping feature may soon be a huge opportunity for local businesses.<p>Snap Map, which debuted yesterday, is an entirely new feature on Snapchat that shows you where your friends are and where the most Snaps are coming from at any given moment -- on a map and in real time.<p>"We've built a whole …Farmers' Markets
On Wednesday, Snapchat rolled out a new feature that will please every Muggle who has yearned for a Hogwarts letter: “Snap Map,” which is actually …Snap Inc.
Because there is apparently no such thing as oversharing on social media these days, Snapchat is rolling out a new “Snap Map” feature that lets users …Social Media
The biggest stories in tech include Uber's CEO Travis Kalanick's departure, Snapchat's latest location-aware map and Twitch's exclusive broadcasting deal with Blizzard Entertainment.Uber
"<p>In the summer of 2016, you likely opened Instagram to quite a surprise: colourful bubbles, full-screen videos, stickers galore...all of it vanishing after 24 hours and looking suspiciously familiar.<p>Before then, the ephemeral photo and video platform par excellence was, without doubts, Snapchat; …Snap Inc.
Welcome to "Snapchat Maps."<p>Thanks to Snapchat, finding Saturday night plans just got a whole lot easier.<p>The app unveiled its latest update, Snapchat Maps, on Wednesday, <i>Mashable</i> reports. The feature allows you to view nearby users' stories using a map, so that you can see all of the events happening …Maps
Snapchat launched a new feature called Snap Map on Wednesday.<p>Snap Map lets you see where your friends are Snapchatting from. It's easy to access and …Snap Inc.
Snapchat users can browse Stories by location, which could eventually put the app more prominently on the map with location-minded marketers.Google Maps
COLUMBUS, Ga. — A mother-to-be in Georgia decided to keep the sex of her baby a surprise, but she had no idea just how shocked she’d be. For Dara …Denver
Two tech milestones reported Tuesday show how drastically different the strategies are for Snapchat and its rival Instagram, which has been putting a …Daily Active Users
Snap recently snapped up mapping app maker Zenly in what was likely one of its largest acquisitions ever, TechCrunch reported Wednesday.<p>And it looks like Snapchat's parent company is already using Zenly's technology.<p>Snap Inc., bought Zenly for somewhere between $250 million to $350 million, …Business
Why it matters to you<p>The ephemerality of Instagram Live videos was once its differentiating factor, but now, Instagram is making these videos last a …Instagram
Instagram Stories is still eating Snapchat alive, and we have fresh data to prove it.<p>Instagram's Stories now have 250 million daily active users, up from 200 million in April, according to the company. At the same time, engagement with Snapchat Stories declined 50 percent in June compared with the …Technology
Just two months after rushing to the 200M-user mark and passing Snapchat (NYSE:SNAP) in daily users, Instagram Stories (NASDAQ:FB) now says it's hit …Instagram
If you are an on-the-go urban millennial who demands premium content across various platforms in order to be engaged, especially platforms which make …James Corden
Back in March we posed the question of which social media platform has the best story feature. That question has now soundly been answered by the …