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Leaked email reveals Scott Forstall has been an advisor to Snapchat since 2014

Leaked email reveals Scott Forstall has been an advisor to Snapchat since 2014

A leaked email from Sony Pictures has revealed that Scott Forstall — who originally led the iOS team — has been working as an advisor with Snapchat since early 2014.

Snapchat update allows users to take a Snap while playing music from the phone

Snapchat update allows users to take a Snap while playing music from the phone

Snapchat has been updated to version 9.2.0, and with it, one major addition that users have requested for quite some time has finally been given the green light.

Snapchat Discover launched to discover new stories from editorial teams

Snapchat Discover launched to discover new stories from editorial teams

Snapchat, with its little ghost app icon, has become a very popular social networking app for the iPhone. Now, with a brand new feature baked into the app, its usefulness may get bolstered quite a bit for fans.

Snapchat for iOS update brings support for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, improved captions and stacked filters

Snapchat for iOS update brings support for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, improved captions and stacked filters

Snapchat, the ephemeral photo sharing service has just released an update for its iOS app.

Snapchat 8.1.0 finally brings support for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

Snapchat announces Snapcash, a new way to send money to friends

Snapchat announces Snapcash, a new way to send money to friends

In the middle of July, the ephemeral messaging service known as Snapchat added some geofilters to add to the photo filters. Now they’re adding a whole new way to send money.

Yahoo reportedly inches closer to investing in Snapchat

Yahoo reportedly inches closer to investing in Snapchat

The Wall Street Journal on Friday reports that Yahoo plans to reinvest a portion of the earnings it made from an early investment in Alibaba in the fast-growing startup Snapchat. The ephemeral app allows iOS and Android users to send photos and videos to others that only last for a matter of seconds before permanently disappearing.

GhostPrefs enhances Snapchat features on iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

GhostPrefs enhances Snapchat features on iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

Snapchat has emerged as one of the most popular social networks on iPhone, allowing users to send photos, videos and instant messages that disappear after a predetermined number of seconds. Snapchat aficionados looking for an improved experience while using the app should check out a new jailbreak tweak called GhostPrefs, which is a complete preferences menu that greatly enhances the social network. 

Snapchat launches Geofilters for photo filters based on location

Snapchat launches Geofilters for photo filters based on location

Snapchat, the ephemeral photo sharing app, today announced a new feature called Geofilters that will let you add special filters to your photos based on your current location.

Facebook may launch its Snapchat competitor Slingshot today

Facebook may launch its Snapchat competitor Slingshot today

Couple of weeks back, Facebook accidentally rolled out its Snapchat competitor Slingshot, and quickly pulled it from the App Store.

9to5Mac briefly reports that Facebook will launch the app today, June 17th. 

Facebook reportedly making a video chat app to compete with Snapchat

Facebook reportedly making a video chat app to compete with Snapchat

In late 2012, Facebook released the Poke app to compete with Snapchat, whose ephemeral messaging model had made the app a hit amongst teens. Poke, however didn’t turn out to be a success, and Facebook pulled it off the App Store earlier this month.