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FBI investigating Snapchat scare that led Bluffton parents to pull kids from school

Snapchat is a more anonymous platform than Facebook and messages can disappear in 24 hours. "It's still an active investigation," police spokeswoman Joy Nelson wrote in an email Friday. "This one is going to take longer than most due to the sensitive nature." Threats made to schools through social … Read …

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How Paris turned Millennials into ambassadors for the city

In February 2018, the Paris region's governing body launched a Snapchat campaign for Paris Fashion Week, in an attempt to reach tourists and Parisians, and engage with a younger audience. This case study looks at how it achieved a staggering 5.7 million views after being shared by Snapchatters via … Read …

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Snapchat Has Disappearing…Users

Since its redesign, publishers on Snapchat's Discover channels have seen their engagement numbers plummet. That's not a coincidence, says Madison Malone Kircher, Associate Editor at New York Magazine's Select All. (Credit: CHEDDAR). Print Share. fbShare Tweet gShare Email … Read More

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5 Tech Products and Services We Can’t Live Without

Every 1 out 40 people use Snapchat on a regular everyday basis. That is 158 million people use Snapchat every day and they on an average open the app 18 times in one day. Snapchat is the one the thing most teenagers cannot live without, it is so common amongst …

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This is How Social Networking Sites Would Look Like If They Were Locations

We have had social networking sites for over a decade now and they have shaped how we communicate with each other. In the past, we were limited to sending letters and making phone calls, but now, we can instantly communicate via a plethora of apps. Although initially social networking apps …

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Facebook Is Trying To Make Itself Relevant in The “Story” Game With New Features

Both Instagram and Snapchat have it covered and it doesn't seem like Facebook is going to change that anytime soon. But like that annoying person who isn't used to getting rejected and just doesn't take a hint when you clearly aren't interested, Facebook is going to keep trying. Because Facebook … …

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5 killer stats to start your week

Spend on Facebook-owned Instagram was also up, by 9% in both weeks. However, Facebook's growth was slightly behind the wider social media market, which saw spend increase by 65%, boosted by major sporting events including the Six Nations and Winter Olympics. Snapchat saw spend increase … Read More

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Google introducing Snapchat-style self-destructing messages in Gmail

Snapchat became famous for letting users send graphic photos which automatically self-destruct after a set period of time. Now Google is reportedly planning to offer a similar ability to users of Gmail. Wetherspoon to close all 900 pubs' and head office's social media accounts over trolling. The tech firm is … …

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Brit gets annoyed at boyfriend’s holiday Snapchats… but it was all part of romantic plan

Updated: 16th April 2018, 12:18 pm. A BRIT who grew suspicious of her boyfriend's holiday Snapchat obsession got the shock of her life – when he got down on one knee. Andy Gates, 28, filmed every moment in the run-up to his proposal and turned it into a viral romantic …

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DJ Khaled’s vodka-soaked Snapchat posts ‘violate federal law’

Between June 2017 and March this year, an investigation by research group Truth In Advertising (TINA) cataloged more than 100 instances in which DJ Khaled posted Snapchat stories promoting various alcoholic drinks — including Diageo's Ciroc vodka, Bacardi's D'Usse cognac, and Sovereign … Read More