Tag: Snapchat

Facebook Inc Making Snapchat-Like Camera App [REPORT]

Facebook Inc Making Snapchat-Like Camera App [REPORT]

Facebook is creating a new app very similar to the disappearing app Snapchat. The standalone app, which is being designed to encourage user engagement, is being developed by Facebook’s “friend sharing” team in London, says The Wall Street Journal. How Facebook […]

Snapchat Beats Instagram In Teen Survey

Snapchat Beats Instagram In Teen Survey

The results of this latest survey might make Facebook executives wish that they had tried a bit harder to buy Snapchat. According to a Piper Jaffray report Snapchat has become the “most important social network” among teenagers, beating out Instagram. […]

BlackBerry Stops Charging For Two BBM Features

BlackBerry Stops Charging For Two BBM Features

Rather than running the risk of losing users of its BlackBerry Messenger app, which has been available for both Android and iOS for some time, the Canadian company has dropped the subscription fees for its “retract” and “timer” functions. BlackBerry […]

Google Live Streaming To Go To Next Level

Google Live Streaming To Go To Next Level

Will Google Live Streaming help change “mass communication?” As the cable company’s stronghold, if not at one point virtual control, over reaching mass audiences is increasingly crumbling – and content companies such as Netflix and even retail giant Amazon getting […]

Facebook Buys Masquerade App

Facebook Buys Masquerade App

According to a statement from the company, Facebook has bought Masquerade. Masquerade is an app which places filters, masks and special effects on photos and videos. Disappearing photo-sharing app Snapchat also boasts a range of filters, and it is thought that […]