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Alex Israel x Snapchat Exhibit Opens at Art Basel Miami Beach
The Bass opened its doors to Alex Israel x Snapchat, an exhibition that uses Snap’s augmented reality technology to bring Alex Israel’s iconic Self-Portraits to life.
Get lost in Layers, now on Snap Map
Today, we’re making Snap Map even more personalized with Layers, a new feature that brings special experiences right into the platform--and we’re debuting with two original Layers: Memories and Explore.
New Disney PhotoPass Augmented Reality Lenses Debut at Walt Disney World Resort
This year, we've been working closely with Disney PhotoPass Service to bring special AR lenses to the My Disney Experience app using Camera Kit.
Food Scan is inspiring the next generation of cooks, and it’s as easy as pie
We introduced Scan to help Snapchatters discover and understand the world around them in the fastest way possible: with our Camera.
Snap Adds Sony Music to its Library; Creates New AR Music Lenses
Today, we’re excited to announce a new deal with Sony Music Entertainment to include their artists’ music into Snap’s Sounds library.
Investing in the next generation of Computer Science educators
Today, as part of the Action to Catalyze Tech Report launch, the Catalyze Tech coalition announced that $20 million in new funding is being pledged to four teaching colleges — a commitment that we hope will grow to support more schools across the country.
"GREAT SCOTT!" Snap Adds Titles From NBCUniversal's Movie and Series Catalog to Sounds
Today, we’re excited to announce a new deal with NBCUniversal so Snapchatters globally can add audio clips (famous quotes and theme music) to their Snaps from NBCUniversal’s robust catalog of movies, television series and original programming from Peacock, including popular titles (and many more!)
Introducing Catalyze Tech
The Action to Catalyze Tech Report (ACT)calls on tech companies to commit to bold, collective action by open sourcing DEI best practices, encouraging tech companies to collaborate on systemic, cross-industry solutions, and increasing accountability to drive change.
Our Continued Work to Combat Climate Change: Becoming Net Negative by 2030
Today we are proud to take Snap's climate strategy a big step further by committing to achieve Net Zero -- removing from the environment as much carbon as we emit each year -- and then going beyond Net Zero to make Snap net negative by 2030, meaning we will remove more carbon than we are emitting.
Say Hello to the Snapchat Camera on the Lock Screen of Google's Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro
For the first time ever, we’re making the Snapchat Camera accessible directly from a phone lock screen. With Quick Tap to Snap, you can capture moments quickly before they disappear.