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Snapchat seems to have stopped banning user accounts for using jailbreak tweaks; Phantom updated to bypass check

Snapchat seems to have stopped banning user accounts for using jailbreak tweaks; Phantom updated to bypass check

Couple of days back, Snapchat had started cracking down on users who use jailbreak tweaks for Snapchat by locking their accounts.

Snapchat cracking down on jailbreak tweaks by locking user accounts

Snapchat cracking down on jailbreak tweaks by locking user accounts

Jailbreak tweaks like Phantom, which breaks Snapchat’s limitations have been quite popular with jailbreakers.

It looks like Snapchat has started cracking down on users who use jailbreak tweaks for Snapchat by locking their accounts.

Snapchat adds ‘Tap to View’ to make it easier to watch Snaps and Stories in latest update

Snapchat adds ‘Tap to View’ to make it easier to watch Snaps and Stories in latest update

When using Snapchat, a user would have to press and hold on a Snap or Story to see what they wanted to see. Snapchat has apparently decided to nix those extra moments, though, in favor of getting to content even quicker.

What do you think of Snapchat’s sponsored geofilters?

What do you think of Snapchat’s sponsored geofilters?

Snapchat has opened up its geofilters — first introduced in 2014 — to brands. Up until now, the company only allowed users to submit geofilters for approval to them.

iPhone’s text bug also affects Twitter and Snapchat

iPhone’s text bug also affects Twitter and Snapchat

The iPhone bug that causes Messages to crash and forces a reboot when a certain string of text is received also breaks Twitter and Snapchat, it has been found. If the same message is received by one of these apps and notifications are enabled, it has exactly the same affect.

Snapchat may soon allow users to watch videos without holding their finger on the screen; Apple Watch app not anytime soon

Snapchat may soon allow users to watch videos without holding their finger on the screen; Apple Watch app not anytime soon

Snapchat may finally remove the restriction of requiring users to hold their finger on the screen while watching a video. This was revealed by Snapchat founder and CEO, Evan Spiegel, while speaking to Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher at the Re/Code’s Code conference.

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.