snapchat

Snapchat may be planning a mobile payment service

Snapchat may be looking to monetize by launching a mobile payment service, according to trademarks filed earlier this week. The documents reveal that the ephemeral message service is looking to process peer-to-peer payments, money transfers and online payments.

More →

58
loading...
13
loading...
47
loading...
0
loading...

These are the best private photo sharing apps for iPhone

From self destructing pictures to secure and encrypted messaging, these are the best private messaging and photo sharing apps for iPhone!

Looking for the best iPhone apps to let you share photos and send messages both privately and securely? Whether you'd like to send photos that you don't want to come back to haunt you or you just value your privacy, there are lots of apps in the App Store that can prevent people from taking screenshots or saving the photos you send. A lot of private photo sharing apps can even make photos self destruct after the intended recipient views them. So what private photo and messaging apps for iPhone are the absolute best?

More →

11
loading...
0
loading...
32
loading...
0
loading...

Snapchat takes a slingshot at Facebook with shareable social stories

As Facebook is trying to take on the ephemeral messaging model with Slingshot, rival Snapchat is trying to become more social and public with a new 'Our Story' feature. Seems like quite the reversal of course for both social networking heavyweights, but Snapchat is adding the Our Story feature to its self-destructing messages model for a more public and group sharing experience.

More →

6
loading...
0
loading...
25
loading...
0
loading...

Facebook's Snapchat competitor 'Slingshot' might launch as early as this month

After a spurned attempt to acquire Snapchat for $3 billion last year, Facebook is gearing up to launch its own ephemeral messaging app, internally codenamed "Slingshot". The app, which is said to have a "simple and speedy user interface" (not unlike Snapchat) is designed to take on Snapchat with short video and photo messages that disappear after one viewing. The app has reportedly been in the works for several months, and might launch as early as this month.

More →

11
loading...
34
loading...
72
loading...
0
loading...

Snapchat settles with the FTC over privacy concerns, will be monitored for 20 years

Snapchat has agreed to settle with the FTC over claims that the company deceived consumers over the data it collected and also the security measures taken to prevent unauthorized disclosure. Snapchat's failure to secure its Find Friends feature resulted in a breach that allowed hackers to steal 4.6 million usernames and phone numbers.

More →

5
loading...
15
loading...
41
loading...
0
loading...

New and updated apps: Snapchat, DuoLingo, Watch ABC and more!

Every day dozens and dozens of new and updated apps and games hit the iOS and Mac App Stores. It's impossible to keep up with them all, but it's not impossible to pick out the very best. Here they are! Today we've got tons of photography apps, a cool game and streaming video software.

More →

4
loading...
10
loading...
36
loading...
0
loading...

Best prom apps for iPhone: OpenTable, ASOS, ProFlowers, and more!

Heading to prom this year? Grab these iPhone apps to help you plan better, budget smarter, and party harder!

Looking for the best iPhone apps to help you prepare for your prom? For many juniors and seniors at many schools, prom is just around the corner and that means it's time to pick out a dress, find a suit or tux, place flowers on order, book a table, arrange festivities, and do all the other things that go along with planning a perfect prom. Luckily the App Store has a bunch of apps to help you make your prom the best one ever. But which iPhone apps are the absolute best for prom planning?

More →

5
loading...
21
loading...
45
loading...
0
loading...

Snapchat updated with text chat and video calling

Self-destructing photo-sharer Snapchat has been updated today with a couple of major new features. Previously you'd have to take a photo if you wanted to send any kind of message through the service — now text chat is accessible by swiping right from the main camera view, then swiping again on the person you want to chat with. As you might expect, message history is wiped when you swipe away from the conversation, though you can choose to save individual messages for later if they're important. But text chat is only part of the new Snapchat.

More →

4
loading...
74
loading...
60
loading...
0
loading...

How to change your Snapchat user name and delete your account

After the recent security scares surrounding Snapchat, culminating in the apparent release of millions of users' login details and phone numbers, you may well have decided that enough is enough and you're done. However, while you can change your phone number – it needs to be a valid one still – within the app, you can't change your login name, or close down your account. There is an easy way out though – even if not well advertised – and we'll talk you through it.

More →

11
loading...
66
loading...
110
loading...
0
loading...

Snapchat security breach reportedly leaks 4.6 million user details online

Literally hours into 2014 and we already have a security scandal on our hands, with Snapchat stepping back into the spotlight. Just a matter of days after exploits for the social media service were announced by a security group, it's now claimed that 4.6 million users' phone numbers and login details have been posted online.

More →

23
loading...
276
loading...
151
loading...
0
loading...

Pages