SPS 2021: Introducing the Next Generation of Spectacles
on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 6:00 PM
Today we’re introducing the next generation of Spectacles, our first pair of glasses that bring augmented reality to life. They’re lightweight display glasses, made for creators to overlay their Lenses directly onto the world, exploring new ways to fuse fun and utility through immersive AR.
SPS 2021: New AR Tools and Camera Experiences for Snapchatters, Creators, and Businesses
on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 5:55 PM
With our partners and the Lens Creator community, we’re working to build a smarter and more powerful Snapchat Camera--transforming how we interact with the world through immersive AR experiences. Today we’re introducing new AR tools and camera experiences across the Snap AR ecosystem.
SPS 2021: New Tools and Monetization Opportunities for Creators
on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 5:35 PM
On Snapchat, everyone is a Creator. Since launching Spotlight late last year, we have been thrilled to see the creativity of our community shared with an audience of millions . Spotlight is rolling out globally, and already reaches more than 125 million monthly active users. We continue to offer millions per month to reward Snapchatters for their creativity. To date, over 5,400 Creators have earned more than $130 million dollars! Today, we’re announcing new tools and monetization opportunities to bring your creative ideas to life.
SPS 2021: New Partnerships and Tools for Developers to Build with Snapchat
on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 5:35 PM
Our partnerships with developers bring amazing content, creative tools, AR, games, and so much more to our community and yours, all around the world. Through Snap Kit, developers are using our technology to enhance their apps with Login, Bitmoji, and the Snapchat Camera. And, with Games, Minis and the Map we’re offering new ways for developers to grow their businesses on Snapchat. It’s our way to bring the world into Snapchat and Snapchat into the world. Today, we’re introducing new products and partnerships powered by some of the best parts of Snapchat.
SPS 2021: Partnering to Restore the Wild
on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 5:10 PM
At Snap we’re always thinking about new ways that we can use our platform to make a positive impact in the world, and we’re determined to operate our business within Earth’s planetary boundaries. Today we’re announcing a new partnership with Re:wild to support restoration efforts in areas that have been devastated by California’s wildfires and help revitalize the region’s biodiversity.
Celebrating APIDA Heritage Month
on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at 9:00 PM
As Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Heritage Month is underway, we’re releasing a number of new creative tools and content to celebrate the vibrant culture and heritage of the APIDA community as well as the diversity of our Snapchatters.
Releasing Our Second CitizenSnap Report
on Monday, May 17, 2021 at 4:00 PM
Today we’re releasing our second annual CitizenSnap Report. The report outlines our Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) efforts, which focus on running our business in a responsible way for our team, our Snapchat community, our partners and the broader world we are part of.
New Snap Originals Announced Plus New Creator Marketplace on the Way
on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 4:15 PM
More Snap Originals are heading your way! Today, we’re excited to announce a new slate of Shows debuting this year. We’re also announcing our Creator Marketplace, which will enable businesses to partner with our Creator community in a scaled and seamless way.
Snap Releases Second Diversity Annual Report
on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 1:30 PM
Today we are releasing our second Diversity Annual Report (DAR), which shares our comprehensive workforce data for 2020 and the progress we’ve made toward the initial representation goals we set last year in our first DAR. In this year’s report, we are committing to new, more ambitious goals and initiatives that will help us continue to become a more fair, inclusive, and anti-racist company.
LACMA x Snapchat: Unveiling Monumental Perspectives
on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 1:00 PM
In celebration of the upcoming International Day for Monuments and Sites, we’re sharing the first wave of projects from our multi-year LACMA x Snapchat initiative, Monumental Perspectives. Artists and Snap Lens Creators have come together to create five new augmented reality monuments that explore history and representation for communities across Los Angeles.