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May 14, 2022
May 14, 2022

Amber Heard not the inspiration behind crying face filter, claims Snapchat

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s defamation trial is a much-talked about event across social media. When Snapchat introduced a crying face filter soon after the “Aquaman” actress' outburst in the...

March 1, 2016
March 1, 2016

Snapchat rivals Facebook with 8bn video views on app daily

Snapchat has emerged as a new powerhouse, with the revelation that users of the service now watch 8 billion videos on its app every day, reports Business Insider.

December 9, 2015
December 9, 2015

Teens think Facebook uncool, but still use it

American teens think Facebook has definitely lost its cool factor, but use it as much as ever.

July 11, 2015
July 11, 2015

Why do thousands want to show off Mecca on a chat app?

Saudis are asking Snapchat to host this live coverage on the 27th day of Ramadan (13 July this year) as it is believed to be one of the more blessed nights of the month.

April 17, 2015
April 17, 2015

Yahoo! may be readying a successor to Messenger

Whatever messaging app Yahoo! has in store, it will have to be incredibly innovative to stand up to the competition, which includes a host of revolutionary apps downloaded hundreds of millions of...

March 12, 2015
March 12, 2015

Alibaba ploughs $200 m into Snapchat in latest startup deal: source

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA.N) is investing $200 million in photo-messaging app Snapchat, a source familiar with the deal said, striking its latest Silicon Valley deal as the Chinese e-commerce...

March 3, 2015
March 3, 2015

Bill Gates is named world's richest person again

Bill Gates is declared the richest man in the world for the 16th time by Forbes magazine's annual ranking of global billionaires