Privacy by Design
on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 3:00 PM
Protecting privacy is a very important part of accomplishing our mission: empowering people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together. For us, that’s about the freedom to be you — regardless of who you are, who you’ve been, or who you’re going to be.
New Spectacles. Made for Summer.
on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 7:00 PM
We've made your favorite hands-free camera even better! Spectacles are now more comfortable to wear with a smaller profile, and they're water resistant — so you can bring them to the beach, or your next pool party!
Introducing Group Video Chat
on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 3:00 PM
We designed Chat to feel less like texting and more like hanging out. That’s why when a friend opens Chat, their Bitmoji pops up to say “I’m here!” — and why your Chat conversations aren’t saved forever, by default.
Introducing Explore on Snap Map
on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 3:00 PM
Every day millions of people use Snap Map to catch up with their friends and see amazing Stories from around the world. Today we’re introducing Explore — your tour guide to what’s happening on your Snap Map! Just tap ‘New Updates’ to get started.
Introducing Lens Studio
on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 3:00 PM
Today, we’re announcing Lens Studio — a new way for anyone to create Lenses for the Snapchat community! Lens Studio is a free desktop app for Mac and Windows with easy to use guides and tools that students, creatives, and developers alike can use to bring their creations to life.
Introducing the new Snapchat
on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 3:00 PM
Today we’re announcing a new and improved Snapchat - organized around your relationships and personalized just for you! Until now, social media has always mixed photos and videos from your friends with content from publishers and creators.
Introducing Context Cards
on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 7:00 PM
Today we’re announcing a new way to learn more about what you see on Snapchat. Inspired by something in a Snap? Just swipe up for Context Cards! Context Cards display information about the Snap you’re viewing – powered by amazing content from our partners like TripAdvisor, Foursquare, Michelin, and goop.
Introducing Campus Publisher Stories
on Friday, September 8, 2017 at 7:00 PM
It’s been nearly three years since we launched Publisher Stories on Snapchat as a new way for our community to enjoy high quality content from some of the most creative media companies in the world. Today, we are expanding Publisher Stories to include school newspapers. School newspapers play a critical role in informing and entertaining their campus communities, and they are often where the many leading journalists and editors that we work with got their start.
Design a Custom Geofilter from Your Phone
on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM
Each day, Snapchatters submit tens of thousands of Geofilter designs for their engagements and weddings, parties, vacations, graduations, and so much more. Starting today, we’re making it easier to design a custom Snapchat filter! Snapchatters can now create filters right in the Snapchat app, and customize them with many of the same Creative Tools available to decorate Snaps!