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Snapchat stops promoting President Trump following violent tweets

“We will not amplify voices who incite racial violence and injustice by giving them free promotion on Discover.”

What you need to know Snapchat is taking a stand against President Trump. It says it will no longer promote his content on the Discover platform. In a statement, Snapchat said it would “not amplify voices who incite racial violence and injustice”.

Snapchat is no longer actively promoting President Donald Trump on its Discover platform.

As reported by The  [Read More…]

You can now post your Snapchat Stories to other apps

Tinder and Houseparty integrations are currently under progress.

What you need to know Snapchat is introducing a new feature called “App Stories.” It allows you to post your Snapchat Stories to other apps. Currently, only four apps are supported, with Tinder and Houseparty also being considered.

As others app copy one of its marquee features, Snapchat is trying to reassert its status as the originator of Stories by offering a more consolidated experience across different apps. To  [Read More…]

It’s not just you, Snapchat is down again

DownDetector is showing a peak of 15,000 outage reports in the last couple of hours.

Update, March 24, 10pm ET:Didn’t take long for Snapchat to go down again. Five days after our previous report, Snapchat users are complaining the service is down all over again. According to Downdetector, the complaints began around 9pm ET and have ramped up since then. Snapchat hasn’t yet acknowledged the issue.

What you need to know Snapchat is currently experiencing issues. DownDetector  [Read More…]

It’s not just you, Snapchat is currently down

DownDetector is showing a peak of 15,000 outage reports in the last couple of hours.

What you need to know Snapchat is currently experiencing issues. DownDetector shows the app’s servers have been having issues for the last two hours. The outages seem to be focused in the U.S., but reports coming in from all over the world.

It’s not just your Snapchat stories that can suddenly disappear without notice. The same thing’s happening to the company’s servers,  [Read More…]

Twitter joins Snapchat and Facebook with its own stories feature — Fleets

The firm is also bringing customizable timelines to its Android as well.

What you need to know Twitter is testing its own snapchat-inspired stories feature, dubbed Fleets. It’s a region-based test which is only available in Brazil at the moment. It also rolled out customizable timelines via swipeable lists to its Android app, months after debuting the feature on iOS.

Snapchat was the first to start with ephemeral stories, Facebook was next to bring it to all  [Read More…]

Snapchat will offer mental health support when searching sensitive topics

The feature is called “Here For You”

What you need to know Snapchat will roll out a new “Here For You” feature in the coming months to help its users experiencing a mental health or emotional crisis. The feature will work based on terms you search within the app, “including those related to anxiety, depression, stress, grief, suicidal thoughts, and bullying.” Snapchat is most popular among younger users who may be more susceptible to bullying or suggestive  [Read More…]

What happened to Snapchat?

What you need to know As of October 14, Snapchat is down for users in the US and across Europe. There are also outages throughout the U.S. Currently no word as to when things will be back to normal.

Snapchat is current down across the United States and Europe. There are numerous reports indicating as such on the Downdetector website.

Over at Outrage.Report the news is the same with outtage reports being noted from users in Chicago, Brooklyn,  [Read More…]

Instagram’s new messaging app, Threads, looks a lot like Snapchat

It’s rolling out globally to Android and iOS.

What you need to know Facebook is launching a new messaging app — Threads by Instagram. Threads is an app for connecting with your closest friends through messages and pictures. The app opens up directly to the camera, just like Snapchat does.

Our world is filled with an abundance of messaging apps — some good and some bad. Today, Facebook is adding a new addition to the mix with the  [Read More…]

Snapchat is currently down across the US, UK, and Europe

No, it’s not just you.

What you need to know Snapchat went down on September 9 around 4 p.m. ET. Down Detector shows the outage affecting many parts of the U.S. and Europe. There’s no word on what caused the outage or when it will be back up.

If you’ve noticed Snapchat isn’t quite working right today, you’re not alone.

On September 9, 2019, Snapchat went down for many users across the globe. A check of Down  [Read More…]