After the attack on the Capitol by Trump supporters, social media including Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube began to bar him from using their platforms. Google and Apple pulled Parler apps from their shops for digital content shops stating that the right-leaning social network was allowing users to promote violence.
Users on the iOS platform can now post tweets on Snapchat stories.
Many of these new Snapchat tycoons are famous TikTok stars and Gen Z influencers, but average users are also striking internet gold after their videos go viral.
Spotlight is aimed at broadening the connections among Snapchat users.
Spotlight aims to encourage more users to create short videos with its augmented reality filters and effects.
The move comes hours after Facebook and Twitter banned Donald Trump’s account after he shared a video in which he asks rioters to “go home” before adding, “We love you. You’re very special.”
The decision was a punctuation mark on the Trump presidency that immediately drew accusations of political bias and fresh scrutiny of the tech industry’s power over public discourse. Interviews with a dozen current and former Twitter insiders over the past week opened a window into how it was made — driven by a group of Dorsey’s lieutenants who overcame their boss’ reservations, but only after a deadly rampage at the Capitol.
As the Congressional Research Service has explained in a report for federal lawmakers and their staffs, lawsuits predicated on a website's decision to remove content largely fail.
Snapchat has witnessed nearly 150% year-on-year growth in its daily active users from India in the third quarter of 2020
Snapchat collaborated with Mariwala Health Initiative and non-profit Manas Foundation.
Some tech companies are experimenting with recreating the office conference room with virtual reality.
Snapchat to add wellness features to the app, will help users deal with stress, anxiety and emotional issues
Snapchat's 'Here For You' initiative is aimed at helping people suffering from stress.
According to a report by AFP, Facebook-owned WhatsApp said November 5 it would introduce disappearing messages on WhatsApp, a move ramping up its challenge to rival Snapchat. The messaging service used by more than two billion people globally said it would enable people to choose whether to keep their messages or allow them to delete themselves after seven days.
Some netizens were of the opinion that Twitter should not ‘blindly imitate’ other platforms.
Trump's account will remain active on Snapchat, and visible to people.
The actor will interact with family members, celebrity friends who are isolating indoors as part of ‘Will From Home'.
Avatars can be posted as comments, in chat windows, and Facebook Gaming profiles.
The iPhone 12 Pro’s three-camera setup is similar to last year’s iPhone 11 Pro.
Indian women are enthusiastic about their ability to beautify their images.
Fleets can't be retweeted and they won't have 'likes'.
Video calls may be affecting the way individuals view themselves.
It’s turned out to be pretty good year for DJ David Guetta.
Once you activate the feature, messages will automatically be deleted after 7 days.
Spiegel attributed this growth to the company's investment in localization and improving the performance of its app to make the service more accessible to consumers across the world.
"We are not currently promoting the President's content on Snapchat's Discover platform," Snapchat said in response to an AFP inquiry referencing the youth-focused social network's section for recommended content.
The 5G network is one front in rising tensions between the U.S. and China.
Los Angeles-based social video app Triller has seen around 40 million downloads from Google Play Store and Apple App Store in India within a month and half of its launch, after the ban on Chinese short-video platform TikTok.
Snapchat plays smart with political ads policy, Evan Spiegel stresses on importance of fact-checking
The CEO said Snapchat doesn’t allow things like misinformation to appear in political advertising.
"We have seen significant user growth in India with a 120 per cent increase of our daily active users, comparing March last year to March this year.
Your payment info, passwords are safe: OnePlus confirms data breach, says email addresses were compromised
There is little that OnePlus can do to mitigate the damage.
Someone who uses a social networking site is 1.63 times more likely to avoid serious psychological distress.
Users were not able to login, refresh the page, comment on posts and upload content on the platform.
The Victoria's Secret model shared the happy news on Instagram.
High levels of network congestion affected multiple services in Google Cloud, G Suite and YouTube.
An unforgettable experience: This museum in NYC uses VR to give visitors an insight of others' thoughts
72% of people in this generation prefer to spend money on experiences than on material things.
The last month's conversation was not in any way related to the 'Bois Locker Room' Instagram group in which obscene messages and morphed pictures of underage girls were shared, the Delhi police said on Sunday.
The feature is currently available to ‘a limited group of people’ on iOS.
Twitter was quick to clear all doubts and questions that netizens had in their minds about the new feature.
Snap’s local team in India will focus on expanding strategic partnerships, building an engaged community of creators and users and servicing local advertisers.
Mr Mahesh Gupta, CMD of Kent RO Systems, has issued an official apology.
Called Collections, the feature will allow brands to link products without users having to swipe up & make the purchase.
Facebook 'Stories' would now begin delivering ads with visual messages.
This will let users create a custom scannable tag by designing a pattern of emojis.
Hyper-super markets like More and Big Bazaar are least preferred during this time.
In 2015, Giphy had rebuffed a Facebook offer.
Snap will enable the feature, users have to point the Snapchat camera to the monument on location.
Direct messages on the desktop have been in the works for a while now.
The new update lets users send their ongoing real-time location to a friend within the message thread.
Body dysmorphic disorder is an excessive pre-occupation with a perceived flaw in appearance.
The app has also added a subscriptions feed devoted to content from celebrities, publishers & other professional sources.
This is Kerr's second child and first with husband Spiegel, who was born on May 7.
Snapchat 'Discover' lets news partners distribute video, image and text collections that remain accessible for 24 hours.
It has brought back an earlier feature that allowed users to see recent stories first.
The filter makes it appear as if a Russian bot has liked your post.
A study, which analysed 6 million Snapchat posts across 173 cities for over a month, has found that along with Chandigarh and Amritsar, Lucknow, Delhi, Kanpur, Jaipur and Surat are among the top 20 cities when it comes to instances where users are creating content such as live videos while driving, and posting them online.
The ad makes a reference to the 2009 incident when Rihanna's then boyfriend Chris Brown had assaulted her.
When an app's source code gets exposed, the programme becomes vulnerable to attacks.
An online petition calling for removal of the new update has attracted more than than 6 lakh signatures.
The company plans to attract millennial workers with this new feature.
The social media company already has a working demo of the camera-centered product.
Currently, Snapchat is relying on its partners to finance video content rather than commissioning on its own.
Spiegel launched a stinging critique of FB, dismissing both its appeal and successful attempts to copy Snapchat’s most popular features.
The rise of the app in India did not go unnoticed by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg
She recently opened up in a Snapchat video and hopes to inspire those who are being bullied.
According to Prabhu Ram, head, Industry Intelligence Group at CyberMedia Research, businesses prefer Telegram because it marries capabilities of WhatsApp and Snapchat — it’s secure, private and accessible.
Snapchat uses the feature to encourage users to send more snaps, and warns friends when a streak is about to expire.
The new change will be visible only to a small number of users.
Snapchat's new game unleashed a firestorm of criticism on the founder.
Snapchat has made a mark with its 10 seconds worth of snaps feature.
Do you constantly take pictures wherever you go? Now, science shows that clicking photos can impair memory of events
People think that taking a photo will help them remember something better, but it's actually quite the contrary.
Many people downgraded and uninstalled ecommerce app Snapdeal instead of social networking app 'Snapchat' to mark their protest.
Kerr's Dior look was inspired by Grace Kelly's iconic dress at her 1956 wedding to Prince Rainier of Monaco.
Snapchat 'Spectacles' record video and pair to user's phone over Bluetooth or WiFi which can then be uploaded to the user's Snapchat account.
Snap Map would compete with Facebook Messenger's 'Live Location' feature.
Tyroo has also appointed former Bennett, Coleman & Co executive Akshay Mathur as its Chief Revenue Officer to drive growth through such partnerships.
The luxury brand is the first to create a 3D augmented-reality version of a product with Snapchat.
Social media has been described as more addictive than cigarettes and alcohol.
The 34-year-old actress is already mom to six-year-old son Flynn, with ex Orlando Bloom.
It will be Miranda's second marriage after her divorce from Orlando Bloom.
There’s never a bad time to have a lot of money, except maybe for the last few weeks.
The typically serious Oscar-winning actor was all smiles when he experimented with the filters.
Snapchat may provide the perfect medium for maintaining relationships with close friends without the pressure to present one self in extraordinary form, say scientists who delved into why people use the addictive social platform which allows short, quick posts.<br /> <br /> Due to its brevity, Snapchat could be the best form of communication in a world where people struggle with a seemingly diminishing attention span.
Snapchat’s IPO in 2017 drew the attention of startups to DVR structures.
Recent news reports about Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel’s comments resulted in many Indian users uninstalling Snapdeal by mistake.
The growth of podcasts and spoken-word audio is similar to growth of aspen.
Snap Inc.’s flagship platform has lost some lustre according to one social-media influencer in the Kardashian-Jenner clan.
Messenger Day works like Snapchat Stories by letting you post photos and videos that disappear after 24 hours.
The move, which serves as a good news to privacy-conscious users, brings Instagram Stories even more in line with Snapchat.
Spectacles with a built-in video camera with a 115-degree, wide angle lens. Each pair is priced at $130.
With this app, kids can only connect with parent-approved contacts.
In India alone, the messaging app has over 200 million monthly active users.
The app is intended for kids under 13, who aren't ready to have social media accounts and protect their own privacy.
The device might also inlcude a lock screen that allows users to easily swipe for notifications & updates.
The South Korean tech giant is highlighting its latest innovations in its vision to drive IoT supported by AI.
Subpoenas can compel parties to provide materials that authorities want to review.
Micro-cheating is used to describe behaviour which falls in a grey area between friendly interaction and infidelity.
It’s not only girls, who are concerned about their appearance. Boys, too, have taken to products such as hair gels.
Spiegel said that he finds imitation to be the best form of flattery.
With the new feature, you can choose to share your location with all your friends.
Send anything you want, from inside jokes to your worst selfies.