Tuesday, April 18
Snapchat is adding a new way to use its app that brings its popular filters beyond faces. The new ‘World Lenses’ add augmented reality elements to any scene you can capture with your camera, placing 3D objects you can actually walk around with your smartphone’s camera, which is actually a lot closer to what we used to mean when we said “augmented reality” in its earlier days.
Friday, March 03
Snapchat, an app once written off as a sexting tool, is now worth more than $30 billion -- and the people who recognized its value early enough are in for a big payday.
Friday, November 04
Facebook has been trying to steal Snapchat’s thunder for a while, but this weekend the social network beat even its own covetous record.
Thursday, October 06
This year, there were two paths to making it onto The Forbes 400 before your 40th birthday: Start a successful tech company, or inherit a fortune from your family.
Friday, September 30
There's no question that Snapchat (now known as Snap Inc) is an experimental company. Some of those experiments fail wildly and insult its users at the same time, but the company has been extremely successful at introducing new ways of thinking about mobile messaging
Tuesday, September 06
Speculation that the social media app Snapchat is planning a hardware launch increased Monday with the news that it had become a member of a Bluetooth industry group.
Wednesday, July 20
Snapchat acquired Bitmoji’s maker, but it’s letting it standalone for now.