Snapchat's latest update: One-handed zoom feature - Watch how it works!

Snapchat's latest update: One-handed zoom feature - Watch how it works!

With one-handed zoom feature, snapchatters can now just drag up from the capture button with the same finger to capture a video.  

Snapchat's tribute to legendary Prince - 'Purple Rain' geofilter!

Snapchat's tribute to legendary Prince - 'Purple Rain' geofilter!

Snapchat users can now add purple rain drops to their selfies and photos taken with the popular social media app.

Snapchat rolls out hilarious 'face-swap' feature!

Snapchat rolls out hilarious 'face-swap' feature!

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With its latest 'face-swapping' update, Snapchat makes messeging a little more funnier and interesting. This app make use of pictures in your camera roll and recreats something creepy yet hilarious.

Facebook expands live video, challenging TV and web rivals

Facebook expands live video, challenging TV and web rivals

Facebook Inc on Wednesday expanded its live video product, Facebook Live, giving the feature prominent placement on its app and rolling out features to make it easier for users to search and comment in real time

Now give longer captions on Snapchat photos

Now give longer captions on Snapchat photos

 In its new update, photo and video messaging application Snapchat has increased the character limit to "more than double" for captions on the photos.

Snapchat increases character limit for captions on photos

Snapchat increases character limit for captions on photos

The popular photo and video messaging app, that had set the character limit at 33 earlier, did not divulge the exact number to which it has been raised.

Things you didn't know about Snapchat!

Things you didn't know about Snapchat!

Snapchat is the popular image messaging application where photos are shared but last only for a matter of seconds before disappearing permanently. It is extremely popular among youngsters and has become one of the most buzzed and controversial social media apps.

Now, Facebook, Google and WhatsApp to fortify user data security

Now, Facebook, Google and WhatsApp to fortify user data security

Social networking giant Facebook too is working on to better protect its Messenger service.

Snapchat working on 'smart' glasses like Google Glass?

After changing the orthodox ways of chatting, video messaging application Snapchat is now reportedly working to give tough competition to Google with its own augmented reality (AR) "smart" glasses.

Is Snapchat going the 'Google' way?

Is Snapchat going the 'Google' way?

The company showed interest when Google launched Glass. Snapchat later bought Vergence Labs, which produced a pair of glasses equipped with an embedded camera for $15 million in March 2014. 
 

Facebook buys filters app Masquerade to counter Snapchat

Facebook buys filters app Masquerade to counter Snapchat

 Social media giant Facebook has bought a popular app Masquerade for an undisclosed sum that lets users put masks and effects on their selfies and share them on social networks.

Kim Kardashian West has a message for 'nude selfie' haters

Kim Kardashian West has a message for 'nude selfie' haters

Kim Kardashian West has a message for all those, who are slamming her naked selfie on Snapchat.

Snapchat new challenge for FB, Twitter

Snapchat new challenge for FB, Twitter

Snapchat is also still working with the NFL to produce Live Story compilations from the big games, and Live Score filters are available for those, too

Facebook Messenger, Snapchat decline in popularity

Facebook Messenger, Snapchat decline in popularity

Facebook and Instagram still reign supreme among top apps.

Discussing sex on phone? Beware! Your parents are spying

Discussing sex on phone? Beware! Your parents are spying

New research has revealed that almost 50 percent of parents having young children make it a routine to go through their kids' phone.

Facebook tests vanishing messages

Facebook tests vanishing messages

 Tapping an hourglass icon on the top right of the screen in Messenger will allow users to send messages designed to vanish an hour after they are sent.

Snapchat users happier than Facebook loyalists

Snapchat users happier than Facebook loyalists

On the surface, many people view Snapchat as the 'sexting app.

Instagram most popular among US teenagers: Study

Instagram most popular among US teenagers: Study

Instagram was the most popular social site for 33 percent of teens, followed by Twitter with 20 percent.

Snapchat now allows replaying messages, add effects to selfies

Snapchat now allows replaying messages, add effects to selfies

Snapchat has released an update to add two new features to its app, paid replays and a selfie-altering mode called 'Lenses'.