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BlackBerry is suing Snap Inc. for BBM patent infringements

Nobody is safe.

Snap Inc. – the parent company behind Snapchat – is being sued by BlackBerry over digital messaging patents it’s supposedly infringed on. These patents are owned by BlackBerry and were used to help create the company’s once-iconic BBM messaging service.

BlackBerry’s accusing Snap Inc. of infringing on six patents that were filed between 2012 and 2014, and two of them are the same ones that Facebook reportedly infringed on, too.

Just about a month  [Read More…]

Snap may release new version of Spectacles this year

Snap Spectacles were an interesting concept, putting a basic camera into sunglasses and allowing you to quickly capture and upload events around you to Snapchat. They didn’t sell as well as the company wanted, but they were a cool concept nonetheless.

Now it’s rumored that Snap will be releasing a new version of the Spectacles. They should be similar to the originals, with improvements to performance as well as new colors and water resistance. They are allegedly already in production and  [Read More…]

Snapchat’s new Snap Map does exactly what you’d think

See what’s happening around the world on Snapchat.

Snapchat has introduced a new feature called “Snap Map” that does exactly what you’d think it does: shows you Snaps, on a map. You can move and zoom the map from city level all the way up to global level to see where people are, and you can see hot spots where multiple people are at the same place sharing.

You get to  [Read More…]

Give your friends a reason to snap with Snapchat’s custom stories

Snapchat’s new feature isn’t a killer one, but it will certainly give its existing users another reason to keep using it.

A new Snapchat feature could help you when encouraging your friends to at least install the Snapchat app for the weekend. Snap has introduced custom Stories, which are designed to help friends and family groups collectively snap even the most mundane of events on the fly.

Custom Stories are easy to  [Read More…]

Bluboo to offer $3.28 phones on March 28 in Snap Deal promotion

If you’re on the hunt for a dirt cheap smartphone? Bluboo has your back. Next week finds the handset maker kicking off a Snap Deal promotion which includes phones as low as $ 3.28. Starting from March 28, you’ll be able to get devices at steep discounts. The Bluboo Dual, one of its newest models, can […]

Snap Inc. begins offering Spectacles through mobile Snapbots

Snap Inc. has begun offering Snapchat Spectacles to customers in a unique and innovative way. The company’s life-capturing glasses are being sold exclusively through Snapbots, which are mobile vending machines that allow customers to virtually try on different colors of Spectacles before purchasing a pair. Spectacles are available in three color choices of Black, Coral, and Teal and are priced at $ 129.99, which customers can pay with a debit or credit card.

To find a Snapbot, users have a couple  [Read More…]

Snapchat Spectacles allow you to snap through your point of view

After a brief flurry of leaks, Snap Inc., formerly Snapchat, has revealed its latest product, Snapchat Spectacles. The product follows in a similar line of wearables to Google Glass, adding a camera to a regular pair of sunglasses. Snapchat Spectacles feature a 115-degree lens that mimics the viewing range of the human eye, essentially capturing the same image that you’re seeing. Each tap of the button records up to ten seconds of video.

The glasses will feature a ring of  [Read More…]

Polaroid reveals unlocked Power and Snap smartphones

Polaroid announced on Wednesday their new range of unlocked smartphones. No beginner in the market,  we have previously seen a few Android devices from the company known for its camera’s. The new range comprises of two smartphones with reasonable specs, the one model with different screen sizes. They are on display at CES 2016, but will be available in the market within the next few months.

The interesting model here is the Polaroid Snap. It comes in three different variants, each  [Read More…]

CES 2016: Polaroid Snap Plus instant print Camera

Polaroid has just introduced a new product to its camera line called the Polaroid Snap Plus and this is something that I think a lot of people will find fairly interesting, especially those that love to have physical copies of pictures without having to head to Walmart or somewhere similar to print them and then pay for them.

The Polaroid Snap Plus comes with a microSD card slot that supports SD Cards up to 128GB. All pictures, and even video, can  [Read More…]

Deal of the Day: Amzer Snap On Case w/ Kickstand for Galaxy Note 3

Made from a smooth and durable polycarbonate, this Galaxy Note 3 Snap On Case provides excellent drop protection thanks to the thick edging and impact resistant shell. The back features a custom patterned texture that gives you an enhanced grip as well as a retractable kickstand.

The Amzer Snap On Case w/ Kickstand is available for just $ 7.95; that’s 47% off today only. Backed by our 60-day return policy and fast shipping!

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