Snapchat

Snapchat

Snapchat is a photo messaging application.

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Timeline

May 2016

Snapchat raises a $1,800,000,000 series F round from Meritech Capital Partners, T. Rowe Price, Telstra Ventures, Geodesic Capital, Sequoia Capital, M13, Glade Brook Capital Partners, Lone Pine Capital and IVP.

2016

Snap acquires Bitstrips for just $64.2 million.

People

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Aditya Sarkar

Employee

Bobby Murphy

Founder

Holly Rockwell

Employee

Jonathan Teo

Investor

Neha Das

Employee

Ona Teerikorpi

Employee

Sebastian Gil

Employee

Sriram Krishnan

Employee

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Sarah Perez
April 14, 2020
TechCrunch
Newly launched mobile streaming service Quibi is killing one of its more highly-anticipated series -- a show depicting Snapchat's origin story, focused on founder Evan Spiegal. The news was exclusively reported by Variety on Tuesday, which did not detail the source of its news. Plans for Snapchat show were first announced at SXSW in 2019, [...]
April 9, 2020
International Business Times UK
Last week the Snapchat developer collaborated with WHO to introduce two new lenses to help with social distancing.
Alex Hern
April 8, 2020
www.theguardian.com
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By Ian Randall For Mailonline
April 7, 2020
Mail Online
When a note is viewed through the lens, the app uses augmented reality to show how a donation would support the Swiss-based World Health Organization's response efforts.
Josh Constine
March 31, 2020
TechCrunch
If you can't stop them, power them. That's the strategy behind Snapchat App Stories, which launches today to let users show off their ephemeral content in other apps too. The first partners will let you post Stories to your dating profile in Hily, share them alongside [music] videos in Triller, watch them while screensharing in [...]
By Stacy Liberatore For Dailymail.com Joe Pinkstone For Mailonline
March 25, 2020
Mail Online
Snapchat is launching 'Coronavirus: The Latest' in Discover to provide up-to-date new coverage and information about the virus that pulls from news sources and health and government agencies.
Josh Constine
March 24, 2020
TechCrunch
Snapchat's location sharing app acquisition Zenly has gamified shelter-in-place during the COVID-19 outbreak. Today the app launched its Stay At Home challenge that shows a leaderboard of which friends have spent the most percentage of the last three days in their homes. Users can see who's social distancing the best and share stickers of the [...]
By James Pero For Dailymail.com
March 13, 2020
Mail Online
An internal memo circulated by Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel, says the company will cancel an event scheduled for April 2 that was meant to act as a summit for developers, advertisers, and creators.
February 13, 2020
Moneycontrol
The app will see two major changes- a new spot for its Snap Map for iOS and Android users and a section for latest news updates.
Josh Constine
February 4, 2020
TechCrunch
Snapchat still isn't profitable nearly two years after its IPO. In Q4 2019, Snap lost $241 million on 560.8 million in revenue that's up 44% year-over-year and an EPS of $0.03. That comes from adding 8 million daily users to reach a total of 218, up 3.8% this quarter from 210 million and 17% year-over-year. [...]
Sarah Perez
January 23, 2020
TechCrunch
Snapchat and NBC Olympics are again teaming up to produce customized Olympics content for users in the U.S. -- this time, for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics this summer. The companies had previously worked together during the Rio 2016 and PyeongChang 2018 Olympics. The PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games in 2018 reached over 40 million U.S. users, [...]
Ingrid Lunden
January 3, 2020
TechCrunch
After acquiring Ukraine startup Looksery in 2015 to supercharge animated selfie lenses in Snapchat -- arguably changing the filters game for all social video and photo apps -- Snap has made another acquisition with roots in the country, co-founded by one of Looksery's founders, to give a big boost to its video capabilities. The company [...]
Paige Leskin
December 5, 2019
Business Insider
Snapchat recently released the newest model of its smart glasses, called Spectacles 3, that allow for you to capture first-person videos and photos.
IANS
November 19, 2019
The Hindu
Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel said the company subjects all advertising to review, including political advertising
Makena Kelly
November 18, 2019
The Verge
Facebook has come under fire for its policies on political ads over the past few weeks, and now Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel has joined the chorus of voices in support of fact-checking politicians.
Isobel Asher Hamilton
October 29, 2019
Business Insider
App analytics site App Annie released a report on Gen Z's app habits showing Zoomers spend 55% more time on non-gaming apps than previous generations.
Emily Peck
October 22, 2019
HuffPost
After HuffPost reported on a sexist seminar, EY said it would no longer offer the program.
Josh Constine
October 22, 2019
TechCrunch
The Snap-back continues. Snapchat blew past earnings expectations for a big beat in Q3, as it added 7 million daily active users this quarter to hit 210 million, up 13% year-over-year. Snap also beat on revenue, notching $446 million, which is up a whopping 50% year-over-year, at a loss of $0.04 EPS. That flew past [...]
Radio-Canada
October 9, 2019
Radio-Canada.ca
Une panne affectait Snapchat mercredi, empêchant ses utilisateurs et utilisatrices de s'en servir correctement, mais elle a finalement été réglée vers 15 h HAE.
USA TODAY
October 3, 2019
USA TODAY
Snapchat used augmented reality to bring 20 real-world murals including one by the creator of the Obama "Hope" poster to viewers wherever they are.
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