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Confide Messaging Service Sued For False Advertising

The messaging app Confide, reportedly a favorite of some Trump administration staffers, doesn't keep messages as private as advertised, according to …

Snap Inc.

Facebook Stories could end up driving younger users away instead of attracting them

If you use Facebook’s mobile app, you may have recently noticed the sudden appearance of circles at the very top of the display. The social media …

Snap Inc.

Snapchat, Instagram Twice As Popular With Black Teens, Compared To White Teens: Survey

Popular wisdom tells us that Snapchat and Instagram are highly popular apps among teens. And a new survey confirms this fact in percentage terms, …

Teens

Can Snap Stock Keep Going After Last Week's 4% Pop?

Snapchat's parent moves higher with its first weekly positive showing in nearly a month.<p><b>Snap, Inc.</b> (NYSE:SNAP) investors finally caught a break, as …

Stocks

'NY Times' Finally Joins Snapchat Discover

Does <i>The New York Times</i> joining Snapchat Discover lend an air of respectability to a new platform, <i>and</i> breathe new life into an aging publisher?<p>That’s …

Snap Inc.

Snapchat starts selling Sponsored Geofilter ads thru its API as travel, event seasons kick off

en_US<p>article<p>Snapchat’s Sponsored Lens format remains its only ad type not yet available through its ad …

Snap Inc.

This App Changed The Name Of A Filter After People Complained It Was Racist, But The Filter's Still The Same

Faceapp changed the name of its "Hot" filter to "Spark" after people complained that it whitewashed them. The filter still lightens your skin, though.<p>Posted on April 25, 2017, 01:59 GMT<p>So there's this popular new app called Faceapp.<p>Take a selfie, and the app will change your face using filters that …

Apps

Snapchat: What You Should And Shouldn't Believe

Uncertainty in earnings and revenue forecasts continues to raise Snap's volatility.<p>I present a number of catalysts that I consider mispriced into …

Stocks

Alphabet and Facebook have to be regulated or they'll 'crush' small players like Snap, says author

The dominance of Facebook and Google when it comes to advertising could "crush" smaller players like Snapchat — unless regulators step in, said one …

Snap Inc.

Snapchat makes it simpler for ad partners to purchase and track sponsored Geofilters

Snapchat is further opening up its API to allow its partners to buy and manage sponsored Geofilters – its location-enabled overlays.<p>The move means …

Snap Inc.

Now We Know What Yahoo Made on Its Early Snapchat Bet

Ailing internet giant Yahoo was an early believer of Snap, the parent company of disappearing photo app Snapchat.<p>As of Monday, nearly two months …

Snap Inc.

An exclusive look at Snapchat's newest Discover publisher, The New York Times

Remember this date in history: April 24, 2017, <i>The New York Times</i> launched on Snapchat Discover.<p>“All the news that’s fit to print” will be transformed into an edition on Snapchat, going live at 6 a.m. every weekday starting Monday. It’s a dramatic moment for one of the world’s oldest and most …

Journalism

9 Particularly Intriguing Digital Marketing Stats From Last Week

Another week of digital marketing stats is in the books. Check out the nine that grabbed our attention:<p><b>1. Liquor goes live</b><br>Cinco de Mayo is right …

Advertising

'NYT' Hits Snapchat Discover, Then Publishes Navigation Guide For Readers

After publishing stories on Snapchat for two years, <i>The New York Times</i> is expanding its presence on the platform with the debut of its new channel on …

Snap Inc.

Watch Serena Williams Scream & Break A Tennis Racket Like She Never Has Before

Serena Williams is not happy. At least, not in Intel's latest ad.<p>The tech company tapped the 23-time Grand Slam champ and soon-to-be mom to demonstrate how playing with outdated equipment — in this case, a wooden racket that splinters spectacularly when Williams hits the ball — can kill your game. …

Serena Williams

Chrissy Teigen Struggles to Remove Her Hair Extensions on Snapchat

Chrissy Teigen keeps it real in just about <i>everything</i> that she does, whether it's clapping back at Twitter trolls, coming out with a new highlighter palette, or speaking candidly about motherhood and postpartum depression. And the latest page in Teigen's open-book life? The supermodel recently …

Chrissy Teigen

Mark Asset: Facebook Beats Snap Over Long Haul

Snap Inc. (SNAP) may be getting all the attention since it went public on Nasdaq​ but at least one money manager prefers Facebook Inc. (FB), urging …

Instagram

NY Times Joining Snapchat Discover

<i>The New York Times</i> is finally joining Snapchat Discover. “‘All the news that’s fit to print’ will be transformed into an edition on Snapchat, going …

Snap Inc.

Instagram’s rapid attack on Snapchat, in one chart

Facebook has been trying to squash Snapchat for a long time. Remember (the other) Poke? Or Slingshot? Or that time it tried to buy the company outright? None of those really worked out. Over the past year, though, Mark Zuckerberg and company appear to have found a way to stunt Snapchat’s growth: …

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Snapchat is embracing German publishers by expanding its Discover section

Snapchat maker Snap Inc. is saying 'Hallo' to media outlets in Germany with the launch of its Discover section in the country.<p>Bild, Spiegel Online, Sky Sport, and Vice will begin publishing content in German on Snapchat starting April 25, a Snap spokesperson told Business Insider. Like messages in …

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3 Incredible Tips for Brands to Build a Successful Snapchat Channel

Building a brand on Snapchat can be counterintuitive; oftentimes going against everything you’ve learned about social media marketing.<p>If you think …

Snap Inc.

Snapchat Becoming a Daily Habit in Germany

Snapchat is far from the most popular social network in Germany. But Snapchat is becoming a daily habit among its users at a faster rate than any of …

Snap Inc.

Soon You May Be Able To Vote With A Selfie

Snapchat filters TBC<p>Whilst you may have seen some recent election booth selfies or people sharing the fact they had voted on social media, the …

Brexit

The NYT brings its news – and a mini crossword – to Snapchat Discover

The New York Times announced today it’s joining Snapchat Discover – the feature in Snapchat which includes updates and news from a variety of media publications. The paper’s “daily edition” on Snapchat will include a handful of The NYT’s stories, distilled down to the quick, more consumable format …

Technology

The Must-Read Influencer Marketing Books By Influencers : To Celebrate World Book Day

<b>Influencers Share Their Best Instagram, Snapchat and Blogging Tips To Help You Grow Your Influence.</b><p><i>To celebrate World Book Day we’re exited to share</i> …

Influencer Marketing

Snap does Baghdad: Snapchat wants to open the eyes of an entire generation

Snapchat has curated snaps about life in Baghdad to create an Our Story to go live Monday afternoon.<p>That's Snapchat-jargon for the mobile storytelling app opening up a geofence around Baghdad and encouraging Snapchat users to submit photos and videos to Snap (with Baghdad geofilters live in the …

Snap Inc.

Introducing All the News That’s Fit to Snap

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest. Since the earliest days of social media, The Times has published on a host of social platforms. Now we’re adding Snapchat Discover to the mix.<p>Not there yet? Fear not. Here’s a look at what it is, how it works and why we’re there.<p>Two years ago, The New York …

Snap Inc.

8 Unknown Instagram Story Features which are Rarely known by Users

Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.<p>Instagram users in this week enlivened with new features presented by Instagram Developer. …

Instagram

How Facebook keeps beating every rival

The tech world just witnessed a robbery. The heist was so brazen you kind of had to admire it, even if it was pulled off with all the grace of a …

Facebook

How Does Snapchat's New Paintbrush Tool Work? Here's Everything You Need To Know

On Tuesday (and just in time for the holidays), Snapchat rolled out new features in its latest update that will help users get even more creative …

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