France says social media platforms will still sign hate speech pledge France said it was optimistic that U.S.-based social media platforms including Facebook and Snapchat would still sign a pledge to fight online hate speech despite a last-minute delay. Reuters - Published 3 weeks ago
7 shot at Houston "instant house party" formed on Snapchat "It was just a random group of people receiving an invite (on the app)," Houston police said CBS News - Published on August 18, 2019
'Very disturbing': Man who 'idolized' mass shooters detained in California, sheriff says Sheriff Jon Lopey said the man's Snapchat message was "very disturbing" because it "referred to mass shootings in a favorable way."
USATODAY.com - Published on August 8, 2019
FaceApp's privacy concerns: How the app compares to Facebook, Instagram and SnapChat terms A new wave of interest has made FaceApp the top free entry in the Apple and Google app stores. It has also lead to privacy concerns.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 18, 2019 Perfect selfies are all over Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat. They're killing us Selfies posted on Snapchat, Facebook and Instagram have gone from duck lips to deadly as front-facing cameras on iPhone and Android have improved.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 21, 2019
New Yolo anonymous Q&A app attracts millions of teenage users, has parents wary The new anonymous Q & A app, Yolo, has gained popularity among young Snapchat users but has raised concerns of bullying and privacy among parents.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 18, 2019
College student uses gender-swap filter to catch cop looking for underage sex A male college student reportedly used a gender-altering photo-filter on Snapchat to pose as a 16 year-old girl.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 12, 2019
Few Talked About Race at This School. Then a Student Posted a Racist Slur. When white students at a Minnesota school posted a slur to Snapchat, black classmates demanded action. Their efforts led to uncomfortable conversations about race. NYTimes.com - Published on June 7, 2019 Snapchat employees reportedly spied on users' data A report says Snapchat employees use internal tools to access user data including locations, email addresses and saved photos.
USATODAY.com - Published on May 24, 2019
Gender filter stirs emotions for some trans people Snapchat's new photo filter that allows users to change into a man or woman with the tap of a finger is not necessarily fun and games for transgender people. (April 20)
USATODAY.com - Published on May 21, 2019
Teenage Social Media Users in the UK Could Be Banned From ‘Liking’ Posts by Simon Baxendale -
There have been recent moves made in UK law to try and make social media more accountable for the data and information shared on such platforms. It is all in the name of.. One News Page Staff - Published on April 16, 2019
Snapchat is gen Z's fave social app but not the one they use the most Gen Z considers Snapchat its favorite social media platform, but it's not the social app teens use the most.
USATODAY.com - Published on April 9, 2019
Scenes from Snapchat's Hollywood event Snap, Inc. rented out the former Warner Hollywood studio to tout its push into gaming
USATODAY.com - Published on April 4, 2019 Snapchat launches new gaming platform Hope is for platform to keep younger viewers spending more time on Snapchat, company officials said, in introducing new games and Lenses.
USATODAY.com - Published on April 4, 2019
Miranda Kerr expecting second child with husband Evan Spiegel Miranda Kerr and Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel are expecting their second child. The supermodel also has a son with ex Orlando Bloom.
USATODAY.com - Published on March 30, 2019 White cop fired for Snapchat video taunting black woman Detroit police chief says officer Gary Steele also used "racially insensitive" language in other instances CBS News - Published on February 28, 2019
Amazon's Bezos & Twitter winners of week; Apple Store, InstaCart losers Busy week dominated by Bezos v. National Enquirer via Twitter & Medium; GoPro, Snapchat & podcasts also winners; not so Apple Store or InstaCart
USATODAY.com - Published on February 9, 2019 Snapchat facing problems but user numbers are stabilizing The social media app Snapchat may have finally snapped and could be going the way of forgotten MySpace and LiveJournal. Veuer's Mercer Morrison has the story.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 6, 2019